Communities

Working with our neighbors to build a strong community

USC President C. L. Max Nikias, left, greets Earl Paysinger after an LAPD Cadet Leadership Program event at the university in November 2014. (USC Photo/ Gus Ruelas)

Earl C. Paysinger to lead USC Civic Engagement

Earl C. Paysinger has been named vice president of civic engagement for USC University Relations, effective Friday. Paysinger comes to USC with 40 years of experience at the Los Angeles Police Department where he served with distinction, most recently as... Read more

Viterbi Robotics

Future engineers describe various types of robots

The Robotics and Coding Academy is a year-long after-school program at three elementary schools in South Los Angeles The Robotics and Coding Academy is a year-long after-school program at three elementary schools in South Los Angeles sponsored by the USC... Read more

Visit USC booth at 26th Annual Mariachi Festival in Boyle Heights

Free health screenings and family cultural activities were among the day’s activities at the 26th Annual Mariachi Festival in Boyle Heights.

Final construction work gets underway at USC Village project

It seems as if construction on the $700 million development — the largest in the history of South Los Angeles — just started. But in a little more than nine months, 2,700 students will be calling USC Village home.

Building small relationships with nearby students can lead to big things

USC civic engagement coordinator raised in South Los Angeles reaches out to local high schools

Community biotech summit opens new world for eager youths

USC event in East L.A. on careers in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — features retired astronaut and leading physician, both of them Trojans