Campus Calendar: Nov. 18

Comedy@SCA Festival

Visions and Voices: The USC Arts & Humanities Initiative

Friday, November 18, 2011 – Sunday, November 20, 2011

University Park Campus
Eileen Norris Cinema Theatre

Admission is free. RSVP required. Reservations will be accepted beginning October 28 at 9 a.m. at

A three-day festival celebrating comedy in film, television and new media is presented in conjunction with the launch of the new Comedy@SCA Initiative.

The Magic Flute

USC Flora L. Thornton School of Music
Friday, November 18, 2011; Saturday, November 19, 2011; Sunday, November 20, 2011

University Park Campus
Bing Theatre

USC students, staff and faculty with valid ID, free. Seniors, alumni and non-USC students, $12. General public, $18.

The Thornton Opera program and the Thornton Symphony present Mozart’s The Magic Flute, featuring guest stage director Marc Astafan in his Thornton Opera debut.


USC School of Theatre
Friday, November 18, 2011; Saturday, November 19, 2011; Sunday, November 20, 2011

University Park Campus
McClintock Building

Tickets purchased in person at Ticket Office: students, $5; faculty and staff, $8; general public, $10. Tickets purchased by phone or online: $12.

A witty play about a millionaire socialist who leaves his bride on their wedding day because he fears his passion for her will scuttle his plans to overthrow the British government.

Cancer Metastasis and the Fluid Biopsy

USC Physical Sciences in Oncology Center Monthly Seminar Series
11:45am to 1:00pm

Health Sciences Campus
Institute for Genetic Medicine, Room 250


A lecture by Dr. Jorge Nieva, clinical hematologist and oncologist, Department of Oncology, Billings Clinic.

Ethnicity, Media and Transnationalization Conference

12:30pm to 5:30pm

University Park Campus
Leavey Library
Leavey Auditorium

An international conference explores issues of transnational media, new media and communication, and transnational ethnicity.

The Impact of Health Information Technology on Patient Outcomes

Health Policy Seminar Series
2:00pm to 3:00pm

University Park Campus
University Gateway
Schaeffer Center, Room 100B

A talk by Robert J, Town, Ph.D., associate professor in the Health Care Management Department in the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Gluttony and Temperance

Master of Professional Writing Student/Faculty Reading Series
7:30pm to 9:00pm

Skylight Books
1818 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Screenwriter Syd Field and Master of Professional Writing students read from their selected works on the theme “Gluttony and Temperance.”