- Message from Provost Guzman and SVP Washington
We write to share the exciting news that our colleague, Christopher Manning, Vice President and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer (CIDO), will be leaving USC on February 2, 2024, to serve as Vice President for Student Affairs and Campus Diversity at San Diego State University.
- Update on Free Speech, Expectations and Policies
We would like to direct you to our website on freedom of expression. We designed this site to help everyone better understand free speech at USC.
- Naloxone and Drug Take Back Day (Nov. 16)
On November 16, USC Pharmacies will be running the Fall Drug Take Back Day, where students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to drop off unused drugs that they no longer intend to use.
- Great American Smokeout on Nov. 16
USC is committed to promoting a healthy, safe, and comfortable environment for all faculty, staff, students, and visitors. This includes having a smoke-free campus and making our community aware of the Great American Smokeout on Nov. 16, 2023.
- Give back by contributing to the Good Neighbors Campaign – now through November 10, 2023
These partnerships are made possible by the generosity of our exceptional staff and faculty, who live the goodwill that defines USC every single day. Today, I invite you to continue this great legacy and contribute once again to the Good Neighbors Campaign.
- Retirement of Executive Vice Provost Kelvin J. A. Davies
I write today to share that Kelvin J. A. Davies will be stepping down from his post as Executive Vice Provost effective December 31, 2023. He will stay on as Special Advisor to the Provost through the end of February 2024 to assist with the transition of the role, at which time he will return to his well-earned retirement.
- Update on Campus Hate Speech and New Government Actions Regarding Antisemitism and Islamophobia
Over the past three weeks, we’ve been in conversation with many faculty, students, staff, alumni, and parents who have been personally and profoundly impacted by the violence in Israel and Gaza.
Yesterday, the federal government announced new actions to address antisemitism and Islamophobia on college campuses.
- 2023 Winter Recess update
In recognition of your hard work, we are pleased to announce that USC will be offering an extended Winter Recess for all eligible employees, to begin on Thursday, December 21, 2023, and end on Tuesday, January 2, 2024. We will return to the office on January 3, 2024.
- Wrapping Up Cybersecurity Awareness Month – Here’s How You Can Help Keep USC Safe!
Implementing cybersecurity practices is how we protect our professional and personal networks, devices, and data from unauthorized access or criminal use.
- Update to Respiratory Season Vaccines (Flu and COVID-19)
Following up to the previous campus message on Sept. 28 regarding the recommendations for the flu and COVID-19 vaccines, we are sharing this update on coverage for the 2023 COVID-19 vaccine for employees.
- USC Trojans Alert
[[DRILL ONLY]] Drop, Cover & Hold On now. USC is participating in the Great ShakeOut, an earthquake preparedness day.
- Earthquake Preparedness and The Great Shakeout
USC will participate in the 16th Annual Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill at 10:19 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2023.
- A Message from President Folt
I want to welcome our students back from fall break. Even a couple of days off can be restorative. These past few weeks have been incredibly difficult for many members of our community. I hope you found time for yourselves and were able to get some much-needed rest.
- President Folt’s statement regarding situation in Israel and Gaza (10/10 update)
Resources are available for those on USC campuses who may be in need of support.
- Update on USC’s Public Safety Journey
I am writing to provide important updates about the work of our Department of Public Safety Community Advisory Board (DPS CAB). The result of this effort was the CAB Report, which established the ONE USC Safety Vision as part of a suite of 45 recommendations, grouped into four thematic pillars: accountability, transparency, alternatives to armed response and community care.
- Emergency Alert Test Communication
The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission, will hold a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System and Wireless Emergency Alerts on Wednesday, October 4. The tests are scheduled to begin at 11:20 a.m. PT.
- A Message from Provost Guzman
Like many of you, university leadership has been following events in the U.S. Congress, as we approach the deadline for a government shutdown, set to begin on Sunday, October 1. At this time, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has not provided final guidance to federal agencies about what actions they may or may not take during a shutdown.
- 2023 Annual Security & Fire Safety Report Notice of Availability
The USC Department of Public Safety today posted the 2023 Annual Security & Fire Safety Report (ASR). This report is mandated by the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, a federal law that requires colleges and universities across the country to disclose information about crimes reported on campus and its surrounding areas.
- Announcing USC’s Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
It is my pleasure to announce Erik Brink as our new senior vice president, finance and chief financial officer. A highly skilled strategist and leader with a passion for the Trojan Family, Erik has nearly two decades of experience in senior finance roles at USC. Erik graciously agreed to serve in this role in an interim capacity earlier this year.
- USC Student Handbook and University Policies
Our student conduct processes focus on education and supporting your next steps to be successful in your personal, academic, and professional lives at USC. Each year offices and academic departments across the entire university review and assess the policies in the handbook. After careful review, the university makes changes to improve efficiency and transparency.
- Green Week at USC
This week we encourage everyone to become sustainability champions and help us achieve our Assignment: Earth goals.
- Update about Tropical Storm Hilary
We have been monitoring the impacts of Tropical Storm Hilary very closely, and fortunately, have had only isolated flooding at our campuses that won’t impact classes. As a result, we will continue to operate normally, and classes for the fall semester will begin on Monday, August 21 as planned.
- Storm preparations
With reports about Hurricane Hilary expected to arrive in the Los Angeles area this weekend, I wanted to assure you that the university has plans in place to respond to emergencies, including ones related to weather.
- Announcing Melissa Just as Dean of USC Libraries
On behalf of President Folt, I am pleased to announce that we will welcome Dr. Melissa Just as dean of the USC Libraries, effective November 27, 2023.
- Office of the Vice President for Student Life
Today, USC Student Affairs becomes USC Student Life. In line with the Unifying Values, the renaming reflects our community’s dedication to students.
- University of Southern California Statement on Academic Boycotts
As a pluralistic university whose students, faculty, and alumni come from more than a hundred countries, we are deeply committed to fostering and reflecting the profound diversity of political, cultural, and religious beliefs and perspectives among our community.
- Appointment of Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer
It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Joel Curran as USC’s senior vice president and chief communications officer. Effective July 10, Joel will lead all of USC’s central communications and events functions.
- Trojans Spring Forward: Spring 2023
As we conclude this academic year and prepare for another, I hope you’ll take a moment to see exciting highlights and read incredible stories of Trojans everywhere who are making their mark.
- Active shooter drill on May 18 at HSC
This Thursday, May 18, DPS will partner with the Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Fire Department, and others in a drill at the Health Sciences Campus (HSC) that will simulate an active shooter situation.
- Launching USC’s Frontiers of Computing
Our unifying goal with this initiative is to create a digital backbone that embeds computational power, digital literacy, and evolving technologies into all disciplines. By enhancing pedagogy and programs in all 22 diverse schools and institutes at USC, we will prepare leaders to be digitally fluent, technologically adept, and, above all, ethically sound.
- Updates to COVID-19 Protocols
We are sharing with our community recent updates to measures related to COVID-19 safety, as emergency declarations for our state and region have recently ended, marking a significant chapter close in the long journey of COVID-19 from pandemic to endemic illness.
- ONE USC Safety Vision
The ONE USC Safety Vision is a powerful reminder that our community members come from diverse backgrounds and experiences and that USC must be proactive in ensuring that all students, faculty, staff, neighbors, and campus visitors feel safe.
- Announcing USC’s new Provost
It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Andrew Guzman as USC’s next provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, starting July 1, 2023. Dr. Guzman is a renowned legal scholar and economist, and an innovative academic leader with decades of experience building programs across multiple disciplines. In his new role, he will also hold the Shelly and Ofer Nemirovsky Provost’s Chair.
- A Message to USC and CHLA Communities
We are writing to share wonderful news that USC is establishing a new research collaboration with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) to improve biomedical research and innovation. It will be funded by the annual proceeds from a $40 million legacy gift from USC’s endowment dedicated to this purpose.
- Announcing USC’s Vice President for Student Life
It is our great pleasure to announce the appointment of Monique S. Allard, Ed.D. as vice president for student life, effective April 1, 2023.
Dr. Allard steps into her permanent role with more than 25 years of experience in student affairs, social work, counseling, and advising. Her background extends across all aspects of student life administration.
- Earth Month 2023
I hope you’ll take the opportunity to participate in Earth Month, and learn more about Assignment: Earth and the efforts your fellow Trojans are taking to address the climate crisis, restore our planet, and create more sustainable communities.
- Announcing USC’s first Vice Provost for the Arts
Professor Josh Kun, Chair in Cross-Cultural Communication at USC Annenberg, has agreed to assume this role [Vice Provost of the Arts] on September 1, 2023.
- Message to the Community
Over the past week-and-a-half, USC and the world have watched as the devastation in Turkey and Syria unfolded following a series of deadly earthquakes on February 6. We invite our Trojan community to participate in a vigil for the lives lost and for the families impacted. We will gather at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, at the University Religious Center (URC) courtyard.
- Appointment of University and Distinguished Professors
It is my pleasure to announce that this year we have appointed Thomas Buchanan, Akira Mizuta Lippit, and Mark E. Thompson as University Professors, and Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati, Pinchas Cohen, Genevieve Giuliano, Peter C. Mancall, and Jong-Shi Pang as Distinguished Professors.
- Announcing Jason King as Dean of USC Thornton
On behalf of President Folt, I am pleased to announce that we will welcome Dr. Jason King as Dean of the USC Thornton School of Music, effective July 1, 2023.
Dr. King will join us from the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, where he is Chair of the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music and a James Weldon Johnson Associate Professor.
- A Message from President Carol Folt
As the news unfolded over the weekend, our community of Trojans – here and across the world – united in grief and shock over the shootings in Monterey Park.
- Allyson Felix Field
I’m writing to share some wonderful news: we are naming the landmark athletic field located at Katherine B. Loker Track Stadium after one of our most illustrious Trojans – Allyson Felix (USC Rossier Class of ’08, Hon. Doctor of Humane Letters ’22).
- Provost search announcement and new SVP for research and innovation
Congratulations to Dr. Puri – I am excited for the future of our research capacity. And thank you to the members of our provost search committee for agreeing to serve. I look forward to receiving the committee’s recommendations and finding the right individual to ensure our academic excellence for years to come.
- Spring Semester Welcome from President Folt
I wanted to wish you well and share a few thoughts as we begin a new semester. There’s so much to look ahead to this spring!
- Update to COVID-19 Isolation Criteria and other Key Health Reminders
As we prepare to greet one another in person again, please remember to take precautions regarding COVID-19 in our campus communities. Review the *NEW* information related to masking when returning to classes and work; travel from China (PRC, Hong Kong, Macau) and isolation criteria for students.
- 12/15 – A Season of Appreciation
Dear Trojans: The end of the fall semester is a flurry of activity on our campuses and around our community. Students, faculty, and staff are on the move—tackling final exams, reading (and grading) papers, and completing projects. All 22 of…
- 12/13 – Appointment of SVP for University Advancement and Alumni Relations
Dear Trojan Community, I am excited to announce that Scott Rabenold has been appointed senior vice president for university advancement and alumni relations, effective February 1, 2023. Scott comes to us from the University of Texas at Austin, where he…
- 12/12 – Active shooter drill on December 15
This Thursday, December 15, DPS will partner with the Los Angeles Police Department, Los Angeles Fire Department, and others in a drill at the University Park Campus that will simulate an active shooter situation.
- 12/9 – New Assistant Vice President & Chief for the Department of Public Safety
Dean Trojan Community, After an extensive and thorough search process, President Folt and I are pleased to announce that Lauretta Hill has been hired to be the new Assistant Vice President/Chief at the Department of Public Safety. Chief Hill will…
- 12/6 – 2022 USC Culture Report
Dear Trojan Community, I am pleased to share this update on USC’s Culture Journey. For the past three years, tens of thousands of students, faculty, staff, and administrators have collaborated, contributing to discussions and surveys resulting in the creation of…
- 11/22 – Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs announcement
Dear Trojan Community, I write today to share that Charles Zukoski will be stepping down from his post as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, effective January 1, 2023, and returning to his roots in full-time teaching and…
- 11/17 – Accelerating pharmaceutical science and biomedical engineering at USC
Dear Trojan Community, Today, the Alfred E. Mann Foundation for Biomedical Engineering and the University of Southern California are announcing a major initiative to advance human understanding in pharmaceutical sciences and biomedical engineering, and to facilitate greater integration with USC’s academic research…
- 11/10 – DPS leadership Search and CAB update
Key issues covered in below communication: Greetings, I write to provide an update on our search for the university’s next Department of Public Safety (DPS) leader and to share the latest on the university’s efforts to review and implement the…
- 11/7 – Nov. 11 Veterans Day and Weekday Football Game at the Coliseum
To: USC Students, Faculty, and Staff From: David Wright, Senior Vice President, Administration Date: November 7, 2022 Subject: November 11: Veterans Day and Weekday Football Game at the Coliseum On Friday, November 11, 2022, at 6:30 p.m., USC will host the Colorado…
- 11/2 – Expo Park to host LAFC USC Trojans matches Nov 5
To: USC Students, Faculty and Staff From: David Wright, Senior Vice President, Administration Date: November 2, 2022 Subject: Exposition Park to host both LAFC and USC Trojans matches on November 5 Congratulations to the Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC), which…
- 10/19 – Winter Recess update
Dear Trojans, With the USC Competes initiative, we are committed more than ever to investing in you: our world-class faculty and staff. Every day, you bring immense talent and dedication to support the university’s mission. You ensure that teaching, research, artistic…
- 10/13- Earthquake Preparedness and The Great Shakeout
To: USC Staff From David Wright, senior vice president, administration Date: October 13, 2022 USC will participate in the 15th Annual Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill at 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20. USC has participated in the Great ShakeOut since…
- 9/29 – Flu Vaccination, COVID-19 Boosters, Updates
Sept. 29, 2022 TO: USC Students, Faculty, and University Staff FR: Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health, Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC As we enter respiratory illness season, we strongly encourage…
- 9/29 – Green Week 2022
Greetings Trojans, Next week is Green Week, and have we got an assignment for you! As many of you know, sustainability is a key university priority championed by President Carol L. Folt. The next few days will offer a terrific…
- 9/23 – Message to USC Community
September 23, 2022 Dear USC Community, It is wonderful to see our campus alive with in-person classes, activities and events that provide opportunities for our students to learn and interact. We’ve enjoyed seeing so many of you at our evening…
- 9/6- Student mental health and well-being
Sept. 6, 2022 TO: USC Students FROM: Sarah Van Orman, MD MMD FACHA; Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health, Keck Medicine of USC; Associate Vice Provost; Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine Broderick Leaks, PhD, Director of Counseling and…
- 9/2 – A message from President Folt
President Folt shares her excitement about all the new things happening on campus this fall.
- 8/23 – Building a Culture of Consent
August 23, 2022 TO: USC Students CC: USC Faculty and University Staff FR: Monique S. Allard, EdD, Interim Vice President for Student Affairs Catherine Spear, Vice President for Equity, Equal Opportunity, and Title IX (EEO-TIX); Title…
- 8/4 – Prevention Education Requirement for Return to Campuses
To: USC Students Re: Prevention Education Requirement for Return to Campuses Fr: Monique S. Allard, Ed.D., Interim Vice President for Student Affairs Sarah Van Orman, M.D., MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health, Division Chief for College Health, Keck School…
- 8/2-COVID-19 safety and other key reminders
To: USC Students Cc: USC Faculty and Staff, USC Parents Re: COVID-19 Safety and Other Key Reminders Fr: Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA We are looking forward to a vibrant fall semester, and the arrival of our students…
- 7/13 — Health Advisory Regarding COVID-19 and update on Pop Testing
July 13, 2022, message to USC students, faculty and university staff from Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health, and Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC: The recent data collected…
- 6/30- An update on the future of USC Athletics
Dear Trojan Community, I am writing with exciting news about the future for our student-athletes and university community. We are announcing today that USC will join the Big Ten Conference, with plans to begin membership in August 2024. This decision was…
- 6/16 – A message from the incoming Chair of the USC Board of Trustees
Dear Trojans, I write to you today as the newly elected Chair of the USC Board of Trustees. As a Trustee for the last two decades, I am honored to serve USC and its important constituents in my new role.…
- 6/16 – Announcing Suzanne Nora Johnson as Chair of the Board of Trustees
Dear Trojan Community, I am pleased to announce that Suzanne Nora Johnson has been elected the next Chair of the USC Board of Trustees, effective immediately. This election, the result of a thorough process developed, vetted, and executed by our…
- 6/15 – Adding a Paid Personal Holiday
Dear Colleagues, Greetings. I am writing to share some good news. The University is adding a paid personal holiday for your use by the end of each calendar year. We receive many requests for additional paid holidays to commemorate meaningful events such…
- 6/6 – Introducing Julia M. Ritter as Dean of the USC Kaufman School of Dance
June 6, 2022 Dear USC Kaufman School Community, On behalf of President Folt, I am pleased to announce that we will welcome Dr. Julia M. Ritter as dean of the USC Kaufman School of Dance, effective July 1, 2022. Dr.…
- 5/20- Highlights from an Amazing Year
Greetings Trojans everywhere, As we head into the summer, I wanted to share some highlights from a monumental year at USC. Have a wonderful summer and Fight On! Carol L. Folt President
- 5/3 – Update on COVID-19 Procedures
May 3, 2022 To: USC Community Fr: Sarah Van Orman, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC RE: Update on COVID-19 Procedures The following information provides updated guidance on…
- 5/3 – USC Health Sciences Schools Update
Dear USC community, I am writing to share news about USC’s medical health system. As you all know, there is much to celebrate, and it was my pleasure to share this with you at my State of the University address at…
- 4/19 – Campus Operations for Festival of Books
April 19, 2022 Fellow Trojans, As most of you know, the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books will be presented this coming weekend, April 23 and 24, on the University Park Campus. The festival, the nation’s largest literary event, attracts…
- 4/18 – Earth Week 2022
April 18, 2022 Dear USC community, Welcome to Earth Week 2022, Trojans! This week offers a perfect lens through which to remind us that earth’s life support systems are what sustain us and allow us to thrive. We are part…
- 4/6 – USC DPS Chief Finalist Community Input Sessions
April 6, 2022 Greetings! As many of you know, the university has embarked on a nationwide search for its next Department of Public Safety (DPS) Chief. In February, the search committee hosted a series of eight Community Input Sessions to…
- 3/31 – Campus access and COVID-19 procedures
Fellow Trojans, With cases of COVID-19 remaining low across Los Angeles County, the university is making further changes to its pandemic mitigation strategies to align with changing guidelines from Los Angeles County and the City of Los Angeles. Beginning Monday,…
- 3/29 – Investing in our faculty and staff
March 29, 2022 Dear Trojan faculty and staff, Greetings. It is wonderful to see everyone back not only from spring break but from nearly two years of COVID restrictions. As we look ahead, there will be many opportunities to take…
- 3/17 – Supporting our LGBTQIA+ communities
Dear Trojan Community, With the rights of LGBTQIA+ – especially transgender and gender diverse – Americans under legislative attack in statehouses around the country, I want to express my unwavering support for and commitment to our LGBTQIA+ communities. More than…
- 3/7 – Appointment of New University and Distinguished Professors
March 7, 2022 Dear USC Community, Every year, we are pleased to honor members of our exceptional faculty with University and Distinguished professorships. These are USC’s highest academic honors, which we present to our colleagues who have brought great distinction…
- 3/4- Letter on Ukraine
March 4, 2022 Dear USC Community, On Tuesday evening, our Office of Religious and Spiritual Life hosted a vigil in support of Ukraine, and our community came together to express our solidarity and profound sorrow. We’re horrified by the violence…
- 3/4/22 – Updated COVID Mitigation Policies
March 4, 2022 Dear Trojan Community, As many of you know, Los Angeles County has issued a revised health order, removing the indoor masking requirement that has been in place since July 17, 2021. The amended regulations recognize how far…
- 2/25- COVID-19 Masking Update for Campuses
February 25, 2022 TO: USC Students, Faculty and University Staff FR: Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC Deona Willes, MPH, CLS…
- 2/18 – COVID-19 Update for Campuses
February 18, 2022 TO: USC Students, Faculty and University Staff FR: Sarah Van Orman, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC RE: COVID-19 Update for Campuses The spring 2022…
- 2/16 – LA County Lifts Outdoor Masking Requirement
In alignment with the revised Public Health Officer order, masking is no longer required at outdoor events. University-sponsored outdoor events of all sizes no longer require masking for attendees. Masking continues to be required indoors, and in special environments including on USC…
- 2/15 – IMPORTANT: Rams’ Parade to Impact UPC Wednesday
Dear Trojan Community, Following the Rams’ Super Bowl victory this past Sunday, a parade and rally will take place tomorrow, February 16, 2022 to celebrate the team’s championship. The parade begins at the Shrine Auditorium at 11:00 a.m., and participants…
- 2/15- A Message from USC President Carol Folt
Dear Trojan Community, As you may have seen, Rick Caruso, Chair of the USC Board of Trustees, just announced that he will be entering the race for mayor of Los Angeles and will be stepping down as Board Chair. Chair…
- 2/15- A Message from USC Board of Trustees Chair Rick J. Caruso
Dear Members of the USC Community, I want to share that this morning, I announced my plans to run for mayor of Los Angeles. I am running for mayor because I love Los Angeles and believe we must enact real,…
- 2/4 – DPS Chief Search Community Input Sessions
Greetings! As many of you may remember, the university announced a nationwide search for its next Department of Public Safety (DPS) Chief following the retirement of Chief John Thomas last month. Over the past few weeks, we have assembled a diverse 22-person…
- 1/27- Reminder of COVID-19 Booster Deadline—January 30
January 27, 2022 TO: USC Students, Faculty and University Staff RE: Reminder of COVID-19 Booster Deadline—January 30 Please be reminded that the university deadline to receive COVID-19 boosters is Sunday, January 30. All students in on-campus programs, all faculty, and…
- 1/25 Update on Student Conduct Process
January 25, 2022 Dear students, I am so pleased to welcome you to campus this spring, and I am confident that this will be an exciting semester full of wonderful new opportunities. When students are admitted to the University, they…
- 1/21 – For Faculty: In-Person Learning and Continuity of Education
January 21, 2022 Dear Colleagues, I wanted to take this opportunity to remind you of our policy of providing students with “continuity of education” as we continue to navigate the ongoing realities of COVID-19. On Monday, we return to campus…
- 1/21 – For Students: In-Person Learning and Continuity of Education
January 21, 2022 Dear Students, On Monday, we return to campus for in-person instruction while continuing to navigate the ongoing realities of COVID-19. We have instituted a host of measures intended to protect our community, but we still anticipate feeling…
- 1/21- In-Person Learning- Monday, January 24
Dear Trojan Community, We are pleased to confirm that USC will resume in-person learning as planned on Monday, January 24. Between 70 to 80 percent of our students already have returned to their USC housing, both on and off campus.…
- 1/19- Updated COVID-19 Testing Requirements for Non-boosted Students
DT: January 19, 2022 TO: USC Students FR: Monique S. Allard, Ed.D. Interim Vice President, Student Affairs Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health Division Chief for College Health, Keck School of Medicine of USC RE: Updated COVID-19 Testing Requirements for…
- 1/19- Updated COVID-19 Testing Requirements for (Non-boosted) Faculty and Staff
DT: January 19, 2022 TO: USC Faculty and University Staff FR: Felicia A. Washington Senior Vice President, Human Resources Sarah Van Orman, MD, MMM, FACHA, Chief Health Officer, USC Student Health Division Chief for College Health, Keck School…
- 1/18- Working Group on IFC Culture, Prevention, and Accountability Update
Dear USC Community, I am writing to provide an update on actions needed to resume Interfraternity Council (IFC) social activities. In the Fall, the Working Group on IFC Culture, Prevention, and Accountability was established and charged with: Looking at long-term strategies for…
- 1/18- Important Title IX and OCR Resolution Agreement Updates
Dear USC Community, I write to update you on several important matters related to Title IX and the University’s commitment to maintaining an environment free from discrimination and harassment. Below, please find updates in the following areas: Notice of Non-DiscriminationPolicy…
- 1/12 – Interim DPS Organizational Leadership
To: USC Community From: Erroll G. Southers Associate Senior Vice President, Safety and Risk Assurance Date: January 12, 2022 Subject: Interim DPS Organizational Leadership As the spring semester begins, I am pleased to announce the following interim Department…