As widespread concerns about hacking, the spread of fake news and manipulation by foreign powers such as Russia spur lawmakers to call for stricter regulation of social media platforms, Americans are raising questions about…Two USC Dornsife scientists have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, an honor awarded to AAAS members by their peers.“Shelley's inner spark of creative brilliance has had a vital impact on our students.” During the event, MPW students Silverberg, Fadi Bayaa, David Davin, Marvin Ferraz, Ali Garfinkel, John Gasienica, Nader Kheirbek, and Richard Mathiasen told stories of looking for love in a bar, trying to disguise a lap dog as a seeing eye dog and a passion for the starchy goodness of mashed potatoes.Davin disclosed his failed attempt to make a David Hasselhoff-like lifeguard rescue on the beach.Xiaojiang Chen, professor of biological sciences and…Shelley Berman, lecturer emeritus in USC Dornisife's Master of Professional Writing program, performs his one-act monologue "Father and Son" during the "Funny But True" event. Who would want to relive those moments, much less share them with strangers?A major problem with the Unites States’ view of North Korea is the tendency to caricature its leader, Kim Jong Un.
While Kwong described herself as “speechless” in that moment, her mother burst into…The USC Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy wants to find out. As carrot after carrot disappeared into her friend’s countertop juicer, Kaitlin Mogentale stared with her mouth agape at the growing pile of shredded pulp collecting in the device. “In the Americas we have created a community of states that is grounded in the shared values of democracy, universal freedoms, human rights and the rule of law.These ideas are inextricably intertwined,” said Luis…Gently, he reminded his son, “Wherever you go in that world you remember in Chicago you have somebody,” Berman recounted.“He’s a comedic genius,” said MPW director Brighde Mullins of Berman, who taught humor writing in the program for more than 20 years.