Gala Honors 40 Years of JEP

by Katrina Maddela On October 29, USC’s JEP celebrated 40 years of commitment and service to the community.  The anniversary gala was held at Town and Gown, and key speakers included Dean Steve Kay, actress America Ferrera, and Trojan Health Volunteers founder Dr. Daniel Potter. Both Ferrera and Potter spoke…

Read More

Avoiding Squirrels like the Plague

by Rachel Polcyn In mid-July, a squirrel captured in Angeles National Forest as part of routine public health surveillance tested positive for the bubonic plague, commonly known as the Black Death that killed 25 million people in the Middle Ages. This news of the plague has caused some to worry…

Read More

Healthcare Studies Minor

The new Health Care Studies minor is a collaboration with the Keck School of Medicine at USC to prepare students for navigating a career within the health care system. Assistant Dean for Pre-Health Undergraduate Studies Stuart Swadron stated that the niche of health care professionals nowadays involves much more than…

Read More