USC Students Tackle Climate Change in Global Simulation Conference

USC students and faculty join peers from around the world in an online simulation to build consensus on global warming and climate change challenges. (Photo/iStock)
USC students and faculty join peers from around the world in an online simulation to build consensus on global warming and climate change challenges. (Photo/iStock)

Jessica Santos was full of optimism heading into mock negotiations at the APRU Student Global Climate Change Simulation. The USC Master of Public Health candidate… Read more »

President Folt, Mayor Garcetti and UK climate envoy talk sustainability

Dan Mazmanian, Nigel Topping, President Carol L. Folt and Mayor Eric Garcetti (clockwise from top left) speak on a panel at the Los Angeles Business Council’s annual Sustainability Summit.

Speaking at the Los Angeles Business Council’s annual Sustainability Summit on June 11, USC President Carol L. Folt underscored the importance of partnerships and collaborations with… Read more »

USC partners with Chinese university to explore the use of traditional Chinese medicine against COVID-19

Researchers at USC Dornsife and Keck School of Medicine have developed a plan to study a traditional medicine used in China to counter severe symptoms of COVID-19. (Image source: iStock/LiuMeiLi.)
Researchers at USC Dornsife and Keck School of Medicine have developed a plan to study a traditional medicine used in China to counter severe symptoms of COVID-19. (Image source: iStock/LiuMeiLi.)

Shortly after the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 appeared and began spreading through the Chinese city of Wuhan, the pandemic response team in China turned to traditional… Read more »