First the high, brassy notes of the trumpets sound, followed by the mellow, reedy tones of the alto saxophones. Tumbling piano scales join the cacophony accompanied by rolling drum beats and the slow groove of an electric bass… more>
Melia Albrecht’s studies have taken her to South Korea, Egypt and Turkey, but Lanterman High School, just a few blocks from campus, is the place that really stands out to the USC Dornsife junior.
That’s where… more>
Where many see a blank wall, Claire Baugher imagines beauty.
The USC Dornsife junior was volunteering at Blazers, an afterschool center for disadvantaged youth near USC's University Park campus, when she noticed a bare space… more>
Wearing white cowgirl boots, Cynthia and Jazmin Vidana skipped into kindergarten in red cotton dresses trimmed with lace. Petite, they had the same slightly crooked smile, doe eyes framed with bangs and flowing russet… more>
“The most difficult Latin I translated was Cicero,” began Dr. William Stetson, an orthopedic surgeon in private practice in Burbank, Calif., and a 1982 graduate of USC College. “I spent more time on my… more>