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May 2005 News Archives

Global Economy Expert Joins USC

Global Economy Expert Joins USC

May 31, 2005

Geoffrey Garrett, who brings a real-world approach to the subject, will teach a USC College course on international policy in 2006. Geoffrey Garrett, an expert on the global political economy, will join the faculty of the USC…

Acclaimed Earthquake Scientist Dies

Acclaimed Earthquake Scientist Dies

May 5, 2005

The work of USC Professor Emeritus Keiiti Aki, 75, led to better understanding of quakes, seismic risks and the Earth itself. By Eva Emerson USC College Professor Emeritus Keiiti Aki, a geophysicist known for his…

Smiles All Around

Smiles All Around

May 1, 2005

USC College students celebrate commencement 2005 The following is a montage of photos taken on May 13 during the festivities of USC College commencement 2005. During the ceremony, commencement speaker Neil Armstrong told the…

South Korean Delegation Visits USC

South Korean Delegation Visits USC

May 1, 2005

On May 23, representatives of South Korea's National Assembly and Ministry of Education & Human Resources Development and the South Korean Educational Development Institute met with USC officials to learn about the…

Valedictorian With a Sense of Social Justice

Valedictorian With a Sense of Social Justice

May 1, 2005

USC College’s Katherine Trefz, a double major in history and political science, shines in academics, leadership and service. As the 2005 valedictorian, she will speak at USC’s 122nd commencement ceremony. By…

A Classicist Who Can Build a Computer?

A Classicist Who Can Build a Computer?

May 1, 2005

Salutatorian and Renaissance Scholar Brent Nash studied computer sciences and classics. His next adventure? A job researching artificial intelligence for NASA. By Christine Shade May 2005 Brent R. Nash has been named…