Massive Philanthropic Infusions Announced for US Universities
Massive Philanthropic Infusions Announced for US Universities
A total of more than $1 billion will go to institutions including the Cleveland Clinic, Duke University, and branches of the University of California.
Massive Philanthropic Infusions Announced for US Universities
Massive Philanthropic Infusions Announced for US Universities

A total of more than $1 billion will go to institutions including the Cleveland Clinic, Duke University, and branches of the University of California.

A total of more than $1 billion will go to institutions including the Cleveland Clinic, Duke University, and branches of the University of California.

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USC to Fire Former Medical School Dean
USC to Fire Former Medical School Dean
Diana Kwon | Jul 24, 2017
Carmen Puliafito, once a renowned ophthalmologist and professor, engaged in illicit drug use and partied with prostitutes.
Larry Ellison Donates $200 Million for Cancer Research
Larry Ellison Donates $200 Million for Cancer Research
Tanya Lewis | May 12, 2016
The Oracle cofounder’s gift will fund a new institute at the University of Southern California.
UCSD Names New Head of Alzheimer’s Study
UCSD Names New Head of Alzheimer’s Study
Bob Grant | Jan 18, 2016
The project at the center of the dust up between the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Southern California gets a new leader, as the institutions continue to battle in court.
Legal Battle Between UCSD, USC Continues
Legal Battle Between UCSD, USC Continues
Bob Grant | Aug 6, 2015
The University of Southern California countersues the University of California, San Diego, as a pharmaceutical company ends an Alzheimer’s research–related contract with the latter institution.
Scripps Scuttles USC Takeover
Scripps Scuttles USC Takeover
Bob Grant | Jul 11, 2014
The Scripps Research Institute and the University of Southern California have ceased negotiations about a possible merger or acquisition.
Scripps Faculty Wants President Out
Scripps Faculty Wants President Out
Kerry Grens | Jul 7, 2014
Some faculty members of the Scripps Research Institute are wary of a possible merger with USC and would like to oust the organization’s president.
USC to Merge with Scripps?
USC to Merge with Scripps?
Bob Grant | Jun 18, 2014
Rumors are swirling that the University of Southern California may acquire The Scripps Research Institute.