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Students waver Texas storms, keep up with school

Following multiple days of freezing temperatures and power shortages, students living in Texas are now trying to catch up on their school work.

Trojan Democrats and USC GOP work with Schwarzenegger Institute to promote unity

Arnold Schwarzenegger spoke about the importance of bipartisanship at the Zoom event Tuesday.

Areias, Warren win 2021 USG election

The ticket won with 53.9% of the voter turnout, comprising 1,902 votes, and beat two other tickets.

Viterbi researchers make disease-fighting robot

Researchers at USC Viterbi have created a four-legged robot as a form of coronavirus prevention

Anonymous mental health app for students arrives at USC

Originally developed at Dartmouth College, Unmasked serves as a virtual support forum for students to discuss mental health issues with classmates.

New mental health publication created by and for students

The GIVE Foundation was created to help students through the transition from high school to college.

Viterbi houses James E. Ballinger engineer of the year

Darin Gray won the award for his long-term work in the USC Viterbi K-12 STEM Center.
An image of the building Bovard on campus, showing its red brick entrance

USC’s research labs accused of animal cruelty again

The nonprofit watchdog Stop Animal Exploitation Now! obtained documents that allege lab technicians performed unnecessary amputations on mice and knowingly created excessive neck wounds on pigs.

USC plans in-person return for fall, increased access to facilities for spring

In a Universitywide memo, President Carol Folt announced that a full return to campus was being planned with in-person classes and residential life.

USC community gives back to Quik-Pix owner

After a difficult few years for owner Akm Alam, students have raised funds to donate to demonstrate their support.

Researchers collaborate with LA County to plant and maintain trees

The USC Urban Trees Initiative’s goal is to combat rising temperatures and global warming in Los Angeles.

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The following incidents were reported in the USC Department of Public Safety Crime/Incident Summary between Wednesday, Aug. 19 and Tuesday, Aug. 25. Crimes against a person ON AUG. 21 between 1:30 a.m. and 1:45 a.m., a student reported she and her ex-boyfriend had been involved in a physical altercation earlier that day. The student had […]

Peddling wares


Students brought laptops and books to pass the time as they lined up at Founders Park more than 12 hours in advance for the chance to purchase inexpensive bicycles from the USC Department of Public Safety’s bike sale, where unclaimed, impounded bikes were sold.