Community Messages

Community messages from USC President Carol L. Folt.

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Announcing USC’s Vice President for Presidential Initiatives
February 22, 2024

Thank You for Making Your Voice Heard!
February 21, 2024

Announcing the USC Leonard D. Schaeffer Institute for Public Policy & Government Service
February 8, 2024

Announcing the inaugural director of the USC School of Advanced Computing
February 1, 2024

Your voice matters. Take the USC Culture Survey
January 18, 2024

President Folt’s spring semester welcome
January 8, 2024

Season’s Greetings from President Folt
December 13, 2023

Update on Campus Hate Speech and New Government Actions Regarding Antisemitism and Islamophobia
October 31, 2023

2023 Winter Recess update
October 26, 2023

A message from President Folt
October 16, 2023

President Folt’s statement regarding situation in Israel and Gaza (10/10 update)
October 10, 2023

Announcing USC’s Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer
September 14, 2023

Announcing Jennifer Cohen as USC’s Director of Athletics
August 21, 2023

President Folt previews an exciting year for USC
August 18, 2023

A message from President Folt about the SCOTUS Affirmative Action ruling
June 29, 2023

Appointment of Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer
June 7, 2023

Trojans Spring Forward
May 18, 2023

Launching USC’s Frontiers of Computing initiative
May 4, 2023

Announcing USC’s new provost
April 4, 2023

A message to USC and CHLA Communities
April 3, 2023

Announcing USC’s Vice President for Student Life
March 30, 2023

Announcing USC’s first Vice Provost for the Arts
March 23, 2023

A message from President Carol L. Folt
January 23, 2023

Allyson Felix Field
January 18, 2023

Provost search announcement and new SVP for research and innovation
January 12, 2023

Spring 2023 semester welcome from President Folt
January 10, 2023