Trustee, researcher honored
Wallis Annenberg was presented with the University Medallion and Mark Humayun received the Presidential Medallion at the 36th Academic Honors Convocation.
The Rotten Tomatoes Fellowship will support partial tuition for students enrolled in USC Annenberg’s master of arts journalism program, a graduate program for the next generation of entertainment and culture storytellers.
A Keck Medicine of USC team led by surgeons Mark Cunningham and Inderbir Gill and performed the first robotic, minimally invasive surgical removal of a kidney cancer tumor that extends into the heart. It took nearly 10 hours to remove the tumor clot.
USC Viterbi’s Daniel Lidar and USC Dornsife’s Cheryl Mattingly and Viet Thanh Nguyen are among the diverse group of 173 scholars, artists and scientists. USC is one of just 11 universities to be home to at least three Guggenheim Fellows this year.