Four USC Viterbi assistant professors have been honored with an endowed chair: Nora Ayanian, Stacey Finley, Megan McCain and Kelly Sanders.
Through a unique partnership with the University of Southern California Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, the Yamano Beauty College in Japan is preparing beauticians-to-be to meet the needs of Japan’s older adults.
Professor Kelvin J. A. Davies received the Denham Harman Award for Lifetime Achievement in Research from the American Aging Association, and was elected as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Scotland.
USC Professors Salman Avestimehr, Murali Annavaram, and Bhaskar Krishnamachari were recently awarded a $4.2 million contract from DARPA under its new Dispersed Computing program.
Assistant Professor Kyle Konis was recently granted a 2016 Upjohn Award by the American Institute of Architects Upjohn Research Initiative, a grant program that supports applied research that advances design and professional practice.
USC Roski student Sharif Farrag has been awarded the prestigious Yale Summer School for the Arts fellowship in Norfolk, CT. Sharif is a current junior at Roski whose emphasis is sculpture.
With a long-term goal to empower individuals to become high-functioning members of society, USC law professor and MacArthur Genius Award recipient Elyn Saks held a symposium on Supported Decision-Making.
The inaugural USC Hack for Health event brings together students from across disciplines to find new ways of turning technology against cancer.
Emily Ryo, a professor at the USC Gould School of Law, has been awarded a 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship. Ryo, an expert in the field of immigration and criminal law, was selected for her innovative and cutting-edge research on unauthorized migration, the legal attitudes of noncitizens, and immigration detention.
The inaugural Wicked Problems Practicum focused on prior convictions and the risk of homelessness.