Khaled Holmes set the tone against California

In the waning moments of USC’s 27-9 victory over California on Saturday, the “Twitterverse” exploded with harsh commentary.   No, it wasn’t about senior quarterback Matt Barkley’s pair of interceptions. It wasn’t about the team’s nearly 300 rushing yards or the fact that the defense didn’t give up a single touchdown. No, most of the […]

Non-Greeks can still maintain a social life

Going Greek remains a part of the college cliché: Join a house, get wasted every weekend, schlep your way through classes and make lifelong friends — essentially, Animal House but in real life. Last week, an article from a website called Betches Love This highlighted USC as a top national school, worthy of the “betchiest […]


Noodle Kugel Kugel finds its way into all sorts of traditional Jewish feasts, and with good reason. The versatile dish works as a breakfast option, a dessert or a tea-time snack. A 9 x 13 in. baking dish is standard, although muffin tins or other forms of individual serving dishes make kugel every bit as, […]


The following incidents were reported in the USC Dept. of Public Safety incident report summary between Thursday, Sept. 20, and Friday, Sept. 21.  miscellaneous incidents At 11:13 p.m. on Sept. 20, DPS officers responded to a report that an unidentified male grabbed a female student’s hands and began dancing at Birnkrant Residence Hall. The student […]