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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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President Folt outlines ambitious yet achievable plans for sustainability

In two high-profile public appearances, the president also detailed USC’s efforts to combat the local — and global — effects of climate change and COVID-19.

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President Folt encourages Trojans to register and vote

The president recognizes National Voter Registration Day (Sept. 22), announcing that the Galen Center will be a voting site Oct. 3-Nov. 3: “Together, we can make 2020 the benchmark for USC’s civic participation.”

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In the arts and sciences, interconnections are king

In a conversation with Carol L. Folt, USC Dornsife Dean Amber D. Miller cites the importance of collaboration — especially during a pandemic. Watch the video, the latest in the president’s We Are SC interview series with university leaders.

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President kicks off series USC welcomes newest Trojans with virtual convocation video conversations with USC leaders

President Carol L. Folt, student leaders, USC’s deans and more greet this year’s new students and urge them to embrace this transformative opportunity.

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Welcome Message for Fall 2020

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As fall semester begins, a message to the Trojan Family from the president

USC is welcoming over 40,000 students for fall 2020 — a semester like no other. President Carol L. Folt shares words of welcome along with academic and activity highlights, health care updates, student and community aid information, initiatives on diversity and inclusion, and much more.

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