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USC summit marks rebirth of biotech era in Los Angeles

USC and other institutions aim to spark growth through Biotechnology Park on Eastside. Los Angeles city and county policymakers and educational institutions laid the groundwork for the region’s biotechnology strategy at a summit held on February 26, 2015 on the… Read more


Student Innovator Showcase 2014

                The USC Stevens Student Innovator Showcase took place on November 14th as part of the 2014 Trojan Family Weekend, and displayed some of USC’s most savvy and ambitious student entrepreneurs. Student teams… Read more

Neuroscientists claim rare pair of grants in brain research

$23 million in awards creates two Centers of Excellence and establishes USC as a hub for understanding the brain through data mining   In a rare distinction for one university, neuroimaging world leaders and USC Professors Arthur Toga and Paul Thompson will receive two… Read more

USC Viterbi Professor wins Grand Prize in Create the Future Contest

Congratulations to Berokh Khoshnevis for winning the Grand Prize of $20,000 in the 2014 Create the Future Design Contest. Presented by NASA Tech Briefs magazine, this prestigious annual design event highlights over 1,000 product design ideas from engineers, entrepreneurs, and students… Read more


Entrepreneurship at USC Viterbi gets a boost thanks to grant funding

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded a $300,000 grant to the USC I-Corps Site Program to fund startups and entrepreneurship among faculty and students. The money will be distributed through USC Viterbi’s Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition (MEPC) and the… Read more


USC Ranked 20th Among Universities Worldwide in U.S. Utility Patents Granted in 2013

USC Stevens is proud to announce USC has been ranked 20th among the top 100 worldwide universities in U.S. Utilities Patents granted in 2013. With patents issued to inventions originating from USC faculty and graduate students, USC claims a place… Read more


USC Stevens Gives Student Innovation Awards

Ostrow School of Dentistry at USC – Research Day March 12, 2014 Each spring, graduate students and their faculty mentors from the USC Ostrow School of Dentistry, the Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, and the Division of Occupational Science and… Read more


Welcome, Interns!

On Monday, February 3, 2014, the USC Stevens Center for Innovation proudly welcomed five new interns to our Downtown LA office.