Small Talk, Big Benefits

Now more than ever, it is important that we recreate the functional equivalent of the water cooler chat.

Unprecedented Transformation

Person typing on laptop

This week we will attempt to teach more than 48,000 students online – lectures, discussion sessions, labs, studios, creative arts. Never in human history has this been attempted.

A Clear Affirmation

Students listening

Understanding differences has never been so consequential to the future of USC and our society.

All Together Excellence

Group of USC students
Involvement fair, August 28, 2019. (Photo/Gus Ruelas)

Our responsibility is to uphold the dignity of everyone in order to create a community that functions intelligently, effectively, and compassionately.

On Veterans Day

WWII field hospital
WWII Field Hospital (Photo/David Steinert)

As I think about Veterans Day, I am reminded of my father’s service.