| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Don't look for the union label around USC's or UCLA's football practice facilities any time soon.
Football players at both schools are aware that Northwestern players might unionize. But when asked about the issue recently during spring practice,...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:26 PM
The NCAA and its member institutions often refer to "student-athletes," but the front side of the term isn't often highlighted in a sports section. We asked officials from the Southland's Division I universities to point us toward their best and brightest...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Ryan Williams is smiling, as he always seems to be, and cracking jokes as his wheelchair rolls into the Bovard Auditorium at USC.
He one of the more 100 students from USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering in red graduation caps and gowns waiting for...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The USC Shoah Foundation will expand its study of genocide by establishing a new center devoted to the study of mass killings and how such violent incidents begin, officials announced Friday.
The foundation was started by film director Steven...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Barbara Arnold, a long-time resident of La Cañada/Flintridge, passed away on March 10 following a brief illness. She was born in Los Angeles to Bernice Gilbert Kiggens and Earl Jennings Kiggens and was the eldest of three daughters. When Barbara was...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The University of Chicago and Knox College are among 55 schools under federal investigation for their handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints, according to a list released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Education.
Both schools have...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has selected 41 students from 23 U.S. colleges and universities, and 10 students from foreign universities, as finalists in its annual Student Academy Awards competition.
The Student Academy Awards were...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 6:33 PM
Sarah Luna wants to buy a home in up-and-coming northeast Los Angeles before it's too late.
At 31, she has a master's degree and earns more than $70,000 as a court reporter and freelance editor. She daydreams about trading the Glendale apartment she...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:43 PM
USC men's basketball Coach Andy Enfield acknowledged this week that his players were starting to get frustrated after their poor start in Pac-12 Conference play this season.
The Trojans won their first Pac-12 game of the season...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Steve Sarkisian was on the move.
He showed a USC tailback how to shed a defender. He lined up opposite receivers, forcing them to make decisions on pass routes.
And he kept up a running dialogue with quarterbacks, while running from one end of the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Tre Madden is growing accustomed to spring restarts.
In 2012, he moved from linebacker to tailback during spring practice but suffered a season-ending knee injury.
Last year, he tested the knee during spring while readying for a breakout fall...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 9:28 PM
For at least a few fans, USC's spring-ending scrimmage at the Coliseum was an overwhelming success.
One youngster from the crowd passed for a touchdown on a promotional play with the Trojans and an adult caught a pass and sprinted to the end zone on...