The Jazz Player

Luca Mendoza playing in Vietnam at a Billboard branch show/Photo Courtesy Luca Mendoza

Improvisation without limitation—A recent graduate of the USC Thornton School of Music mixes jazz with pop, hip hop and electronic music to create a unique sound.

Filled with Possibilities for the Future

Bovard Scholars photoshopped “on-campus” for the fourth summer residency held online due to COVID-19 restrictions/Photo Courtesy Bovard Scholar Kate Barnes

USC Bovard Scholars helps high-achieving students succeed at top-tier universities.

At the Intersection of Art and Policy: Lives will be Saved

USC students perform during the University Park Slow Jams Project

USC Arts in Action, USC Sol Price School of Public Policy and community partners come together for the University Park Slow Jams Project, aimed at making the streets safer for pedestrians through choreographed intersection performance.

Smart Squad

Three professors

Three young and exciting USC faculty members are working together to combat Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and stroke through virtual reality.