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College Dean Appoints New Leaders

College Dean Appoints New Leaders

October 17, 2005

Following an extensive search by the Deans Committee, the scholars are selected for their leadership, energy, creativity and commitment. USC College Dean Joseph Aoun has appointed his new administration, and in an innovative…

USC College Launches $400 Million Fundraising Initiative

August 1, 2005

Inaugural USC College Dean's Medallions Awarded at the "Tradition & Innovation" Event August 2005 USC President Steven B. Sample, USC College Dean Joseph Aoun and USC trustee Patrick C. Haden formally launched Tradition…

Sharing Hope for Tsunami Victims

Sharing Hope for Tsunami Victims

August 1, 2005

USC Students Band Together By Pamela J. Johnson August 2005 “Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul," Emily Dickinson wrote, "and sings the tunes without the words and never stops at all.” At…

Star Service for Peace

Star Service for Peace

July 1, 2005

Actor and student America Ferrera on volunteering By Pamela J. Johnson July 2005 America Ferrera had been volunteering inside the Norwood Street Elementary School classroom for months before a third-grader timidly approached…

History 225g: Film, Power, and American History

History 225g: Film, Power, and American History

July 1, 2005

Historian and cinephile Steven Ross in the classroom By Katherine Yungmee Kim July 2005 “What are you willing to fight for? A roomful of 18-to-20-year-old students are asked to consider this question during this…

Global Economy Expert Joins USC

Global Economy Expert Joins USC

May 31, 2005

Geoffrey Garrett, who brings a real-world approach to the subject, will teach a USC College course on international policy in 2006. Geoffrey Garrett, an expert on the global political economy, will join the faculty of the USC…

Smiles All Around

Smiles All Around

May 1, 2005

USC College students celebrate commencement 2005 The following is a montage of photos taken on May 13 during the festivities of USC College commencement 2005. During the ceremony, commencement speaker Neil Armstrong told the…

Valedictorian With a Sense of Social Justice

Valedictorian With a Sense of Social Justice

May 1, 2005

USC College’s Katherine Trefz, a double major in history and political science, shines in academics, leadership and service. As the 2005 valedictorian, she will speak at USC’s 122nd commencement ceremony. By…

Gladly Will He Teach…and Gladly Learn

Gladly Will He Teach…and Gladly Learn

April 1, 2005

Esteemed Reverend Cecil Murray joins USC By Kaitlin Solimine April 2005 Reverend Cecil “Chip” Murray joined the USC College faculty in January of this year, but that doesn’t stop him from claiming to be a…

USC Undergraduates Show Breadth and Depth of Research

USC Undergraduates Show Breadth and Depth of Research

April 1, 2005

By Eva Emerson April 2005 For the seventh year in a row, USC undergraduates wowed peers, teachers and passers-by with works showcasing imagination, meticulous scholarship and old-fashioned hard work at the 2005 Undergraduate…