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Carol L. Folt

University of Southern California’s 12th president

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Carol L. Folt

University of Southern California’s 12th president

“This is the decade of collaboration on warp speed. It’s the decade when we eliminate barriers and build bridges. Working as Trojans together, there are no limits on the power of change that we have.”

– Carol L. Folt, in her inauguration address

News

President Folt's Holiday Video

Folt teams with Trojan Marching Band for holiday video

The president joined with band members for a holiday greeting with a Trojan twist. Watch their recent surprise gig on Hahn plaza on video.

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President focuses first master class at USC on resiliency in social work

Folt drew upon her personal experiences as well as her scientific background to talk about the role resiliency plays in individual and community wellbeing.

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President Folt hosts first-ever USC staff holiday breakfasts

To show her gratitude for their contributions, Folt organized two special celebrations for Trojan staff members.

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President Folt’s mission to put students and discovery first

The aquatic biologist and noted academic leader returns to California to help the university write its next chapter.

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Featured Video

Spectrum 1 Interview with Dr. Folt, Part 1

USC President Carol L. Folt on her vision for the university’s future

Dr. Folt sat down with Spectrum News 1 to discuss the challenges and opportunities the university faces. In the wide-ranging interview, she discusses her priorities for USC and the importance of focusing on “human-centered, purpose driven work.”

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