Pulitizer Prize winning novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen has been named a Chancellor's Distinguished Fellow for 2016-17. Author of the best-selling novel "The Sympathizer," Professor Nguyen (USC) is also the author of works of scholarship, including "Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War."
2016-17 at the Commons will be a year centered around graduate education. Since we opened our doors in 2015, we have been developing a range of services and activities for graduate students, often in response to student interests and requests. We’ve designed programs that help graduate students identify and apply for . . .