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Nellum Named 2013 Male Track Athlete Of The Year By The USTFCCCA

USC's Bryshon Nellum was named the 2013 National Men's Track Athlete of the Year by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA)

Posted: 6/24/2013 1:47 PM

USC Master's student pools many talents

Posted: 5/19/2013 1:58 PM

USC WINS 2013 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP!

In the longest NCAA women's championship game in history, USC beats Stanford 10-9 in sudden death

Posted: 5/15/2013 10:13 PM

USC Commencement 2013

Posted: 5/15/2013 10:10 PM

Master’s student pools many talents

Samantha de Leve calls herself a “crazy-living urban person,” and with good reason. The soon to be graduate of USC’s Master of Arts in Specialized Journalism program at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism is a coloratura soprano, dancer and Paralympic Games hopeful who plans to swim for Team USA in 2016.

Posted: 5/15/2013 10:09 PM

Foshay 5K On Exposition Blvd

Posted: 2/14/2013 9:56 AM

Skating through life

She got her first board at the age of 12 after seeing X Games in Philadelphia, and she’s been hooked ever since. Skateboarding for Amelia Brodka ’12 is more than a hobby. It’s her life

Posted: 2/12/2013 9:49 AM

Women’s lacrosse inaugurates new era as team debuts at Coliseum

In a history-making event, the USC women’s lacrosse team broke the seal on a new era in Trojan athletics at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum with a respectable performance on Feb. 9 against one of the nation’s perennial lacrosse powerhouses

Posted: 2/12/2013 9:47 AM

Rec Sports News (Feb. 4-10, 2013)

Weekly newsletter from USC Recreational Sports

Posted: 2/4/2013 10:17 AM

Steden endows women’s tennis scholarship

Former USC three-time All-American women’s tennis player Heliane Steden ’86 has endowed a scholarship in her name for the Women of Troy tennis program, the largest gift to the USC Athletic Department by a former USC female student-athlete from the Title IX era

Posted: 2/1/2013 2:29 PM

GymFlow - New iPhone App

Want to know when's the best time to workout?

Posted: 1/28/2013 8:43 AM

RecSports Newsletter Jan. 7-13

HAPPY NEW YEAR & NEW SEMESTER from your friends at the Lyon Recreation Center and the HSC Fitness Center

Posted: 1/9/2013 10:30 AM

Identity for Motherhood

The center for Women and Men host a discussion on being a Mother at USC

Posted: 1/9/2013 9:52 AM

Thinking About Coachella?

Posted: 11/30/2012 2:45 PM

Reign on: NO. 3 University of California falls to NO. 5 University of Southern California

CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Tournament Most Valuable Player Cem Carak (Gr., Loy Peyniri, Turkey) recorded a hat-trick to lead the defending National Champion/No. 5-ranked Trojans of the University of Southern California to an 11-10 victory over No. 3 University of California in the title game of the 2012 National Collegiate Club Championship at the Osborn Aquatic Center.

Posted: 11/20/2012 10:09 AM

Transformative gift creates USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance

Glorya Kaufman, a visionary Los Angeles philanthropist whose commitment to dance is celebrated nationwide, has made a transformational gift to establish the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance.

Posted: 11/14/2012 2:23 AM

USC Water Polo Accepts NO.11 Position at National Collegiate Club Championship

Pacific Coast Division Runner-up and 2011 National Collegiate Club Champion the University of Southern California will get a chance to defend their title as the Trojans accepted the open No. 11 position in the 2012 National Collegiate Club Championship hosted by Oregon State University as the Osborn Aquatic Center in Corvallis, Ore

Posted: 11/7/2012 10:05 PM

Roberto Quiroz Wins Clay Court Singles Crown

ORLANDO, FLA. - USC sophomore Roberto Quiroz showed his singles strength this weekend in cruising to the crown at the USTA Clay Court Invitational in Orlando, Fla., topping off his trip with a 6-1, 6-3 championship win over his opponent from Duke. He also reached the doubles semifinals with teammate Yannick Hanfmann.

Posted: 11/7/2012 10:03 PM

Uytengsu Aquatics Center Breaks Ground

The USC Athletic Department celebrated the groundbreaking of the Uytengsu Aquatics Center on Friday, November 2, 2012. The facility will bea new, world-class home for the Trojan men’s and women’s swimming, diving and water polo teams

Posted: 11/7/2012 10:00 PM

Trojan Judo Club Takes Home Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals At the Mojica Judo Tournament

This was the very first Tournament that our "Trojan Judo Club" has entered in, and we came home with the "Medals". We had two competitors enter in the Novice division and they fought like seasoned JUDOKAS!

Posted: 11/4/2012 12:14 PM

After School Sports Connection Keeps the Ball Rolling, Rain or Shine

Funded through a partnership between the USC Neighborhood Outreach Program and the Student Affairs’ Recreational Sports department, ASSC provides high-quality athletic instruction to more than 1,200 local children a year at eight neighborhood elementary schools.

Posted: 10/28/2012 12:31 PM

CicLAvia

LA's biggest block party returns on Sunday, October 7!

Posted: 10/5/2012 6:50 PM

Justine Gilman Keeps USC Fit

Senior Director of Recreational Sports Justine Gilman doesn’t just direct USC’s fitness programs – she helped create them.

Posted: 9/20/2012 9:52 AM

Students Learn Alternative Ways to Navigate L.A

No car? No problem. Students learned at a recent workshop in Tutor Campus Center that they can zip, zim, cruise, metro and expo around Los Angeles thanks to the many transportation options on and near campus

Posted: 9/14/2012 11:42 PM

Journey of 705 Miles

The nonstop schedule for USC’s 11th president and first lady takes a different pace for a brief few weeks in the summer in the breathtaking setting of Sun Valley, Idaho

Posted: 9/2/2012 3:31 PM

USC Olympic Results

USC-affiliated athletes won more total medals (25, including 12 golds, 9 silvers and 4 bronzes) at the just-concluded 2012 London Olympics than any American university, making these Games the most successful in Trojan history

Posted: 8/15/2012 1:36 AM

Olympic Campus Center Exhibit Pays Tribute to Cardinal and Gold Medals

A 16-foot display case in the Tutor Campus Center contains an homage to the many Olympians who are also Trojans. “The Olympics and USC”, housed in the Sample Hall corridor, showcases memorabilia from the 1932 and 1984 Olympic games, both held in Los Angeles, and a variety of photographs and medals earned by Trojan athletes

Posted: 7/28/2012 5:45 PM

Fitz Tepper has a Head for Business

It’s not surprising that incoming USC freshman Fitz Tepper — who created a mobile app, founded a nonprofit and started a tutoring company while he was still in high school — plans to major in business administration.

Posted: 7/28/2012 5:44 PM

Kendall Deighan has the Competitive Edge

Kendall Deighan will never throw a touchdown pass at the Coliseum, make a game-winning jump shot at the Galen Center or run a record-breaking mile on Cromwell Field, but the incoming freshman plans to make her own mark on the USC athletics program over the next four years.

Posted: 7/28/2012 5:43 PM

It’s a Wipeout for USC Orientation Programs

Check out this interesting obstacles new Trojans are tackling.

Posted: 7/28/2012 5:42 PM

Trojan Kids Camp Adds English, Math and Science Fun

Learning everything from math, science and English to martial arts, swimming and tennis, 231 campers find daily fun and education at Trojan Kids Camp, which runs from July 2-27 on the USC campus

Posted: 7/28/2012 5:42 PM

USC Olympic Medal Tracker

See how the Trojans are doing in the London Olympics!

Posted: 7/28/2012 5:38 PM

MSW@USC Student to Compete in 2012 Paralympics

A man shares his inspiring story as he readies himself for the Olympics

Posted: 7/27/2012 1:23 AM

Gardena man's rescue of fellow bus rider's bike changes his life

DWP worker Chris Bolivar was hailed as a hero after he chased a thief and returned a stranger's bike. But he had no idea his act would put him on a bright new path.

Posted: 7/17/2012 1:38 AM

USC 2012 Olympians

With the London Olympics nearing, check out all the USC athletes competing!

Posted: 7/15/2012 10:46 PM

Seeing an LA Galaxy Game…and Surprisingly Liking It!

A student tells about her enjoyable experience seeing the LA Galaxy

Posted: 6/23/2012 3:49 PM

Beijing Olympics Experiment Links Air Pollution Exposure, Cardiovascular Disease

Using the 2008 Beijing Olympics as their laboratory, USC researchers and colleagues have found biological evidence that even a short-term reduction in air pollution exposure improves one’s cardiovascular health

Posted: 6/15/2012 10:10 AM

‘Moneyball’ for Basketball: Using Science to Change the NBA

As the NBA Finals gets under way this week, two researchers at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering will already be hard at work sifting through a season’s worth of statistics from 10 NBA teams, looking for insights that may transform the game of basketball.

Posted: 6/15/2012 10:08 AM

Summer Facilities Information

Posted: 6/10/2012 1:53 PM

Shower Access at Lyon Center (Summer 2012)

NEW SHOWER AVAILABILITY (posted June 5, 2012) As of June 5th, members will have limited access to the showers in the Kennedy Building, located across the pool deck.

Posted: 6/5/2012 9:01 AM

Good luck to USC Marathon Club Team

Rec Sports wishes all the members of the USC Marathon Club Team -- RUN ON! for the LA Marathon 2012 -- this Sunday, March 18th. Wishing for good times, personal bests, and safe travels~!

Posted: 3/14/2012 10:33 AM

Variety Boosts Fitness

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:33 AM

Students voice several Lyon Center concerns

Light sheds on student concerns

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:32 AM

Lyon Center renovates lockers, gym

The Lyon's Center gets even better with these new renovations

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:31 AM

Café 84 will serve us better as a dining hall

A change is on the horizon for Cafe 84

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:30 AM

USC club team looking to turn heads

An interesting look into USC's Hockey team

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:29 AM

Attitude Is Everything in Walking Study

An exciting study from the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:28 AM

Marshall Wellness Fair

The USC Marshall School of Business helped students, faculty and staff members keep their New Year’s resolutions by hosting the first annual USC Marshall Health and Wellness Fair.

Posted: 2/11/2012 12:25 AM

USC Employee Perks: Your Benefits

Posted: 1/27/2012 8:00 PM

Caged Sport Court Announced

Exciting new announcement from Rec Sports

Posted: 12/29/2011 10:19 AM

Lyon Center Construction

Construction taking place in the Lyon Center. We appreciate your patience and cooperation during these renovation projects. Thank you.

Posted: 11/17/2011 4:26 PM

Pac-12 Fitness Challenge

Pac-12 Fitness Challenge returns with two new schools. Once again, we aim to be LEADER OF THE PAC!

Posted: 9/18/2011 10:16 PM

Good Neighbors Kickoff

USC kicks off the 2011 campaign

Posted: 9/18/2011 9:12 PM

Trojan Family Weekend

Rec Sports welcomes Parents and Family on Trojan Family Weekend

Posted: 9/15/2011 9:22 AM

Winter Break Renovations

Locker Renovations Dec. 2- Jan. 8

Posted: 9/15/2011 9:21 AM

Lyon Center Closure - Aug. 2 - 4, 2011

Due to major construction in the Lyon Center, the facility will be CLOSED to all access Aug. 2-4, 2011. Fall Semester Hours begins Monday, Aug. 15th.

Posted: 7/25/2011 11:09 AM

Lyon Center Renovations

The Lyon Center renovations and construction during the summer months of July and August.

Posted: 6/8/2011 6:59 PM

HSC Fitness Center

The NEW HSC Fitness Center (located on the Health Science Campus) is scheduled to open in the Fall Semester of 2011.

Posted: 4/20/2011 12:55 PM

USC Night at the Galaxy

Come watch the LA Galaxy beat the Portland Timbers with USC on April 23rd with USC Intramurals!

Posted: 3/24/2011 4:42 PM

Switching to Mid-Semester!

As Spring Break approaches, LRC will now be using Mid-Semester prices

Posted: 3/10/2011 2:19 PM

Wellness Sessions

Come check out our FREE Wellness Sessions to help you live healthy and fit!

Posted: 11/1/2010 8:27 AM