Commencement News

Commencement 2018: Ciara Mimms, Keck School of Medicine of USC

December 6th, 2018

“November-Two-Five, you’re clear for takeoff. Clear for takeoff, November-Two-Five. Good day!” From directing jets in the sky in the United States Air Force Reserve to delving into stem cell biology, Ciara Mimms, who is graduating ... Read More »

Commencement 2018: PA graduates given inspiration at ceremony

May 14th, 2018

Commencement for the Primary Care Physician Assistant Program at the Keck School of Medicine of USC took place on the southwest lawn of the Allan Hancock Foundation Building on the University Park Campus. There were ... Read More »

Commencement 2018: Speaker encourages dentistry grads to keep serving those in need

May 14th, 2018

“From the earliest work of Dr. Charlie Goldstein and his vision of public health dentistry in Los Angeles, the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry’s unrelenting commitment to the homeless is one of this university’s shining ... Read More »

Commencement 2018: USC dean of religious life urges OT graduates to ‘take care of yourself’

May 14th, 2018

The keynote address from Varun Soni, PhD, JD, MTS, MA,  USC’s vice provost for campus wellness and crisis intervention and dean of religious life, highlighted the USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy’s ... Read More »

Commencement 2018: NFL QB attests to the power of physical therapists to change lives

May 14th, 2018

“I have learned firsthand the value physical therapists can bring into someone’s life,” said NFL quarterback Matt Barkley, who spoke at this year’s USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy’s commencement ceremony. “I am able ... Read More »

Commencement 2018: PhD, master’s graduates encouraged to embrace emotions

May 14th, 2018

For a room full of scientists and future clinicians, Mary Helen Immordino-Yang’s advice seemed slightly counterintuitive. But the speaker for the 13th Keck School of Medicine of USC commencement ceremony for PhD, Master of Science ... Read More »

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