The program combines engineering and medicine and is set to launch in fall 2011.
Collaboration will fight pollution.
Marshall and Viterbi students are using videoconferencing to work with Peking University.
Participants are taken through life-like scenarios.
USC students work with a local disabled student as part of their senior engineering design project.
The Viterbi Student Council’s Funding Board will continue to operate independently this year.
Students can earn engineering degrees focused on helping solve major societal issues.
Officials say the new center will look for ways to conserve common forms of energy.