New STAR students: Eunice & Ricardo

Please join us in welcoming Eunice Padilla and Ricardo De La Torre, seniors at Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School, as our newest global health lab fellows in the USC Science, Technology And Research program. Each year, the USC Institute for Global Health collaborates with the USC STAR program to accept two outstanding scholars to … Continue reading New STAR students: Eunice & Ricardo

05/25/15 – Assessing Stress Amongst Adolescents in Los Angeles

Join us in supporting young scholars at this special STAR Program research seminar! Suravi Nahar and Raqibul Mollah are graduating seniors at the Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School and have been working with the USC Institute for Global Health through the USC STAR Program for the past year. With guidance from IGH Associate Director … Continue reading 05/25/15 – Assessing Stress Amongst Adolescents in Los Angeles

STAR scholars present at science, engineering fair

High school seniors Suravi and Raqibul are participants in the USC STAR Program, an opportunity for students at Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet School to learn science and inquiry-based scientific analysis through an intensive hands-on mentored research experience. They recently presented their independent study on stress in adolescents at the USC-Bravo Science and Engineering Fair.

06/12/14 – Assessing Risk Factors of Overweight and Obesity among Adolescents in Los Angeles

Join us in supporting young scholars at this special STAR Program research seminar! Anasazi Coronel & Rosa Argueta are graduating seniors at the Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School and have been working with the USC Institute for Global Health through the USC STAR Program for the past year. With guidance from IGH Associate Director Dr. Heather … Continue reading 06/12/14 – Assessing Risk Factors of Overweight and Obesity among Adolescents in Los Angeles

STAR scholars earn honorable mention at LA County Science Fair

After winning first place in their category at the USC-Bravo Science Fair in early March, high school students Anasazi Coronel and Rosa Argueta entered their assessment of adolescent obesity risk factors into the Los Angeles County Science Fair. The duo won an honorable mention in their category, which had 12 entries. Coronel and Argueta are … Continue reading STAR scholars earn honorable mention at LA County Science Fair