Commencement News

Commencement 2019: Graduates get creative with mortarboard art

May 17th, 2019

For some graduates, the years of hard work and dedication should be marked in a dignified manner, filled with the pomp, circumstance and tradition of centuries of academia. But for others, commencement is a time ... Read More »

Commencement 2019: OT grads given principles for delivering compassionate care

May 14th, 2019

The keynote address from Semira Dariushnia, MD, an Orange County-based family physician and member of the division’s Board of Councilors, highlighted the 77th annual commencement of the USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational ... Read More »

Commencement 2019: Undergraduate ceremony emphasizes bonds of Trojan Family

May 13th, 2019

On May 10, 90 new graduates from the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s undergraduate programs in Global Health and Health Promotion and Disease Prevention celebrated their accomplishments together at Town and Gown, a historic ... Read More »

Commencement 2019: Former Lakers trainer shares wisdom with biokinesiology, PT grads

May 13th, 2019

“The secret to happiness is to be grateful for what you have and that begins with your health and that of your loved ones,” said Gary Vitti, former Los Angeles Lakers athletic trainer in his ... Read More »

Commencement 2019: Dentistry graduates told not to be afraid to fail

May 13th, 2019

“Do not be afraid to fail. ... It is through failing that we learn the most. Take it from a researcher, it is the many hypotheses that fail that ultimately lead us to the big ... Read More »

Commencement 2019: ‘You are the future of our profession,’ Pharmacy dean tells grads

May 13th, 2019

The USC School of Pharmacy marked its 112th Commencement on the afternoon of May 10 before an audience of more than 1,900 family, friends, faculty and staff. Dean Vassilios Papadopoulos, DPharm, PhD, presided over the ... Read More »

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