Synchronized swimmer Sarah Urke’s life was upended when she was kicked in the head. Now the 2016 graduate and Mork Family Scholar raises awareness about brain injuries and is pursuing a doctorate in physical therapy.
Jamie Kwong is USC’s 12th recipient of the prestigious honor, affording her graduate study in England to pursue her goal of helping the world move toward nuclear disarmament.
The onetime USC student body president is the third Trojan to be honored by the prestigious program and study at Tsinghua University.
The international relations major, who is earning a progressive master’s in public diplomacy through a joint program between USC Annenberg and USC Dornsife, learned she had just been awarded a prestigious 2018 Marshall Scholarship.