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Sharing Hope for Tsunami Victims

Sharing Hope for Tsunami Victims

August 1, 2005

USC Students Band Together By Pamela J. Johnson August 2005 “Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul," Emily Dickinson wrote, "and sings the tunes without the words and never stops at all.” At…

Young Chemist Receives National Honor

Young Chemist Receives National Honor

June 1, 2005

Graduate Student Honored for Her Research By Kaitlin Solimine June 2005 USC College’s Lyudmila Slipchenko, a doctoral student in chemistry, recently received the 2005 Anna Louise Hoffman Award for Outstanding…

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…

USC College Dedicates New Facility

USC College Dedicates New Facility

April 27, 2005

The Molecular & Computational Biology Building will house researchers working on the front lines of genomics, genetics and molecular evolution. President Sample calls the four-floor structure a ‘gateway of new…

Gladly Will He Teach…and Gladly Learn

Gladly Will He Teach…and Gladly Learn

April 1, 2005

Esteemed Reverend Cecil Murray joins USC By Kaitlin Solimine April 2005 Reverend Cecil “Chip” Murray joined the USC College faculty in January of this year, but that doesn’t stop him from claiming to be a…

College News USC Launches the Armenian Institute

College News USC Launches the Armenian Institute

April 1, 2005

The USC Institute of Armenian Studies—the first academic center of its kind in the U.S.—will promote scholarship and activities in a variety of fields. Concerns of the community will be a top priority. By Eva…

Olah Gets Top Honor from American Chemical Society

Olah Gets Top Honor from American Chemical Society

March 1, 2005

A conversation with Nobel Laureate and 2005 Priestley Medalist George A. Olah By Eva Emerson March 2005 Ten years ago, USC’s Distinguished Professor George A. Olah received the highest honor in science, the Nobel…

Museomorphosis

Museomorphosis

March 1, 2005

New Museum Studies program goes global By Katherine Yungmee Kim March 2005 The gala opening of  “Insatiable Desires,” the capstone Museum Studies exhibition at the Fisher Gallery on March 1, could have been…

USC College Faculty Awarded Sloan Fellowships

USC College Faculty Awarded Sloan Fellowships

March 1, 2005

Fifth in math, third in biology in the last six years By Kaitlin Solimine March 2005 Evolutionary geneticist Jeffrey Wall and mathematician Tobias Ekholm have been named Sloan Research Fellows. Established in 1955 by the…

Janice Bryant Howroyd Gives $10 Million to USC College

Janice Bryant Howroyd Gives $10 Million to USC College

March 1, 2005

Nationally recognized businesswoman’s gift to increase access to higher education By Eva Emerson March 2005 The College of Letters, Arts & Sciences at the University of Southern California announced today that Los…