This world-wise veteran is ready to assist in the ER

November 13, 2020USC News

Brian Phan likes to be in the middle of everything. It's why he lives in a downtown loft, handles communications for the USC Veterans Association and [...]

Social work grads make a career out of assisting veterans

November 12, 2020USC News

REDIRECT Every day, men and women from every state choose to serve in the military - each willing to put everything on the line to [...]

Air Force veteran dreams of going to space

November 11, 2020USC News

REDIRECT Edward Proulx, a master's student in the Department of Astronautical Engineering at USC Viterbi, always knew that he wanted to fly airplanes. After running [...]

Injury puts Navy veteran on path toward medicine

November 11, 2020USC News

Garrett Wagner can still describe the pain he felt six years ago when a sudden injury sent him toward where he is today. During a 2015 [...]

Air Force vet takes his math talents to USC Viterbi

November 10, 2020USC News

Anybody who's seen a C-130 in the air can feel its massive power far below. One of the biggest and most venerable military planes in the [...]

A dual graduation for Army reservist: college and kindergarten

November 9, 2020USC News

When COVID-19 put the brakes on traditional graduation ceremonies, Melissa Hooper made a deal with her daughter: They would graduate together. Melissa was getting her degree [...]

Targeted and timely support for soldiers and veterans key to preventing suicides

September 25, 2020USC News

REDIRECT One suicide leaves a heartbreaking trail, notably affecting an estimated 135 surviving people. The thousands of suicide deaths that occur each year among U.S. [...]

Marine training may take more mental than physical grit

July 14, 2020USC News

REDIRECT The United States military has a constant need for service members who can serve in elite and specialized military units, such as the Marine [...]

Military student embraces change in USC pre-college summer program

July 8, 2020USC News

Had things gone according to plan, Colin Roedl would be at USC right now. The rising high school senior was set to spend four weeks living [...]

USC Military Alumni Serve as Heroes in Pandemic

July 2, 2020USC News

When the University Park Campus closed to most faculty, staff and students in March, Justin Lee '17, MSW '20 headed home to Oregon with his younger [...]

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