USC’s 1970 game at Alabama marked the first time an integrated team played in that state. The Trojans’ blowout victory forever changed college football — and more.
An intensive, 10-day course teaches State Department staff and others in international public diplomacy cutting-edge communication skills for the digital age. The one-of-a-kind program is hosted by the USC Center on Public Diplomacy at the USC Annenberg School.
Most of the students in the first class at USC College Prep, Santa Ana Campus, come from the local community — and they’re feeling the faculty’s high expectations: Its sister school, USC Hybrid High, had a 100 percent graduation rate this year — and a 100 percent college acceptance rate, too.
The finding contradicts a previous report that being overweight increases longevity. “The new results on overweight should be strong motivation for people to return to a healthy weight,” says Jonathan Samet of the USC Institute for Global Health, one of the new study’s authors.