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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

“We are experiencing our own Galileo moment. We’re seeing problems as opportunities, exercising muscles we didn’t know we had, tapping into wells of expertise and knowledge–and compassion–we didn’t know were so deep.”

– Carol L. Folt, from her State of the University address

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Juneteenth Celebration

Trojan Family comes together to commemorate Juneteenth

President Folt joins students, faculty and staff to celebrate the history and contributions of Black Americans.

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Dan Mazmanian, Nigel Topping, President Carol L. Folt and Mayor Eric Garcetti (clockwise from top left) speak on a panel at the Los Angeles Business Council’s annual Sustainability Summit.

President Folt, Mayor Garcetti and UK climate envoy talk sustainability

At the Los Angeles Business Council’s annual Sustainability Summit, President Carol L. Folt emphasized the role of universities in helping to combat a global warming emergency.

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USC’s monumental commencement effort unleashes celebrations and makes history

As California emerged from the pandemic, the university staged seven days of ceremonies for the classes of 2020 and 2021 — and President Carol L. Folt was determined to make it happen.

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Carol L. Folt, USC President

A year together apart and a salute to staff

In her message to the USC community, President Folt shares her gratitude for the university’s staff, along with stories of remarkable accomplishments by Trojan Family members over the past year.

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Summer 2021

Reenergized to Reunite

In her latest message to the USC community, President Carol L. Folt reflects on the historic commencement ceremonies for the classes of 2020 and 2021, USC achievements this past spring, Presidential medallion honorees, Trojan triumphs and what’s coming this fall.

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