USC Dornsife student Thomas Honeyman helps cofound FindMySong.com, which connects musicians who want to create music together.
Meat and cheese may be as bad as smoking, according to a new study led by Valter Longo, biological sciences professor at USC Dornsife.
Antonia Szabari and Natania Meeker of French and Italian, and comparative literature, research plants as a life form in…
Key smartphone colors were invented at USC by chemist Mark Thompson, who has joint appointments at USC Dornsife and the USC…
The new Center for Self-Report Science at USC Dornsife, led by behavioral scientist and psychologist Arthur Stone, is helping…
For nearly 90 years, Los Angeles’ architecture has been seized upon by the city’s critics as an easy target, a way to reinforce its reputation as a shallow place without roots. Unjustly so, argued USC… more>
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Syd Field, lecturer in the Master of Professional Writing (MPW) program at USC Dornsife, whose 1979 book Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting has been the major reference tool for generations of writers, has died. He… more>
Giselle Rodriguez-Forté will be the first to tell you, she’s a sneakers girl. So it was a bit of a surprise when, searching for something to wear to her grandmother’s funeral, she laid her eyes on a pair of… more>
When three USC faculty members agreed to share a conference stage in 2012, it turned out to be much more than a typical academic panel. The gathering became the catalyst for a lasting collaboration and an opportunity to more… more>
The man quietly passes through the shadows, hungrily seizing a half-rotten watermelon rind from the ground at the now-deserted marketplace, later retching miserably. After checking and rechecking his coin purse for any… more>
Mark Richard didn’t intend to write his latest book. He had originally set out to explore the death of Nat Turner, an early 19th-century slave insurrectionist in Southampton County, Va., where Richard lived as a boy.… more>
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Writing reports on Charles Dickens’ novels, analyzing the theme of 1984 or ascertaining William Shakespeare’s iambic pentameter are assignments high school students have come to expect in their English classes. So,… more>