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A Community Celebrates A Hero

A Community Celebrates A Hero

March 1, 2007

When the Southern California Armenian-American community gathered Sunday (March 4) to celebrate the second anniversary of the USC Institute of Armenian Studies and honor a former ambassador to Armenia, generosity was…

New Institute Created With $6M Gift

New Institute Created With $6M Gift

February 7, 2007

Norman Levan, a Trojan alumnus, professor emeritus and former chief of dermatology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has given $6 million to his alma mater. His contribution – the first major gift supporting…

Tradition & Innovation

Tradition & Innovation

December 1, 2006

In September 2005, USC College publicly announced its largest-ever fund-raising initiative, Tradition & Innovation, with the ambitious goal of raising $400 million by 2010. Since the announcement fund-raising has…

Supporting the Mentor Model

Supporting the Mentor Model

August 1, 2006

  Although John “Jack” Wills Jr. retired from USC College in 2004, he’s still devoted to the place he called his intellectual home for four decades. Wills has donated $50,000 to help establish a…

USC College Dean Joseph Aoun with Dana and David Dornsife.

Brain Gains

March 1, 2006

Only weeks after USC College kicked off its Tradition & Innovation Initiative last fall, USC Trustee David Dornsife and his wife Dana pledged $5 million to establish two new endowed chairs in the College. USC College…

Janice Bryant Howroyd Gives $10 Million to USC College

Janice Bryant Howroyd Gives $10 Million to USC College

March 1, 2005

Nationally recognized businesswoman’s gift to increase access to higher education By Eva Emerson March 2005 The College of Letters, Arts & Sciences at the University of Southern California announced today that Los…