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Elizabeth Garrett, A founder of the USC U.S.-China Institute, passes away

As Vice President for Academic Affairs and Budget and then as Provost, Garrett helped launch the institute in 2006 and supported its growth.

Chinese Tech Pioneers Look Back at Their USC Years

In the 1980s, the first wave of engineering students from China came to USC, and they’ve helped transform high tech. Originally published by USC News. Written by Marc Ballon.

Eric Heikkila - Discussant for Urbanization: It's Costs, Benefits, and Complications

Eric Heikkila teaches public policy and oversees international initiatives at the USC Price School of Public Policy.

Video: Syaru Shirley Lin Examines Sino-Taiwan Relations

Syaru Shirley Lin examines the divergence between the development of economic and political relations across the Taiwan Strait and the oscillation of Taiwan’s cross-Strait economic policy through the interplay of national identity and economic interests.

Stan Rosen: Wanda Boss gets Red Carpet treatment in Hollywood, but is seen as a Threat by Some in Washington

USC political scientist and Chinese film specialist Stanley Rosen published an op-ed on China’s richest man and the leader of one of its most prominent companies. His essay was published by Nikkei Asian Review on January 7, 2017.

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Events

October 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute presents a talk by Lenora Chu, whose new book explores what takes place behind closed classroom doors in China's education system. Chu’s eye-opening investigation challenges assumptions and considers the true value and purpose of education.

October 5, 2017 - 6:00pm
Los Angeles, California

The USC U.S.-China Institute, USC Pacific Asia Museum, and USC Shoah Foundation present a screening of the film Above the Drowning Sea, the story of the dramatic escape of European Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe to Shanghai on the eve of World War Two. Followed by a panel conversation.