USC opens investigation, moves to terminate former Keck dean


USC will take steps to terminate former Keck School of Medicine Dean Carmen Puliafito and strip him of his faculty tenure after reviewing evidence of his prior drug use, Provost Michael Quick announced Friday in a letter to the USC faculty. These steps include hiring an outside attorney to investigate the allegations against Puliafito, as […]

USC Village prepares to welcome 2,700 students home


On Aug. 17, USC Village and its eight new residential colleges will open its doors to about 2,700 undergraduate residents. The $650 million project is currently undergoing final touches before its debut this fall. The introduction of eight new residential colleges will increase university housing options and expand on the development of the University’s new […]

Missing student found safe


Missing student William Goodeve, a rising senior majoring in cinema and media studies, was found safe on Monday evening and returned to the care of his mother, according to Department of Public Safety Chief John Thomas. Goodeve had been reported missing to the Los Angeles Police Department on June 25 after reportedly failing to return […]

USC student reported missing in downtown Los Angeles


William Goodeve, a rising senior majoring in cinema and media studies, was reported missing to the Los Angeles Police Department on June 25 after reportedly failing to return to his off-campus apartment for 36 hours and exhibiting unusual behavior. According to a news release published on the Los Angeles Police Department website on June 29, […]

New mobility hub at USC Village aims to help students beat LA traffic


With limited parking spaces, unreliable Uber drivers, and confusing public transit schedules, transportation around USC and the greater Los Angeles area is often a difficult task. The URB-E Mobility Hub, set to open in the USC Village this summer, aims to provide students and faculty with the information and tools to help make their commutes […]

LGBT Center director brings pride to USC


USC’s LGBT Resource Center director, Reverend Kelby Harrison, wasn’t always involved in the LGBT community. “I grew up in Wichita, Kan. … Kansas is fairly conservative, and I didn’t come out as gay until I was a teenager,” Harrison said. However, that changed when Harrison attended Northwestern University for her doctorate degree. “I left for […]

New residential faculty selected for Village housing


Come August, a total of 23 professors will live among students in the 14 residential colleges spread throughout campus, including the addition of six for the new USC Village. Each residential faculty member was selected through a competitive application process for a term of four years. Director for Residential Education Emily Sandoval espouses the benefits […]

Former athletic director files to dismiss lawsuit


Former USC football star and Athletic Director Mike Garrett and his lawyers are filing a motion to dismiss a case against him alleging he sexually harassed a colleague working at Cal State Los Angeles. The initial case against Garrett was filed Aug. 29, 2016 in the Los Angeles Superior Court by Cal State L.A. senior […]