Breaking ground at Kaufman

(Left to right): USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance Dean Robert A. Cutietta, school benefactor and namesake Glorya Kaufman, USC President C. L. Max Nikias and USC Kaufman Vice Dean and Director Jodie Gates participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for the Glorya Kaufman International Dance Center on Wednesday.  

Visiting professor discusses Egyptian military

Professor Robert Springborg, a recent retiree from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate school in Monterey and an expert on Egypt and its military, spoke to students in Ronald Tutor Campus Center Tuesday afternoon about the structure and role of the Egyptian military during and after the revolution in 2011 that deposed former president Hosni Mubarak. The event was […]

Sports industry leaders speak about success

The USC Sports Business Association hosted a panel Tuesday in the Ronald Tutor Campus Center with industry leaders Jeff Borris, a sports agent at Beverly Hills Sports Council; Steve Harden, Vice President of Sales at Oakley; Brendan Meyer, Senior Director of Digital Marketing at Wasserman Media Group; and Ryan Lawrence, Vice President of Business Development […]

USC announces list of 2014 commencement speakers

Marc Benioff, CEO and chairman of, will deliver the university’s 131st commencement address, USC officials announced yesterday. Six honorary degree recipients, including Benioff, were also announced. The five additional honorary degree recipients include B. Wayne Hughes, the founder and chairman of Public Storage, the largest self-storage company in the world; Shonda L. Rhimes, the […]


The following incidents were reported in the USC Department of Public Safety crime/incident summary between Friday, April 18 and Monday, April 21. Crimes against a person At 5:58 P.M. on April 19, it was reported that a student was sexually assaulted while on 28th Street. At 7:23 P.M. on April 19, a student reported to […]

Flower power

Franceska Rolda, a senior majoring in sociology, holds up a mirror to show Natasha Natarajan, a freshman majoring in human biology, one of the flower crowns from Fran’s Flowers during Residential Student Government’s Spring into Service event, which took place on Monday.