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Widney Society honors USC’s million-dollar donors
On the eve of the founding of USC, Judge Robert Maclay Widney assembled a small council of leaders and shared his vision for the great university they would establish on the American frontier.
Michael Tilson Thomas named Judge Widney Professor
USC Thornton students will work with the conductor through mentorship and other educational opportunities.
Gen. Petraeus named Judge Widney Professor at USC
Retired Gen. David Petraeus, architect and namesake of the counterinsurgency doctrine that stabilized Iraq under U.S. and allied forces and former director of the CIA, will join the USC faculty this fall.
Architect Frank Gehry Named Judge Widney Professor
Frank Gehry, who is among the world’s most prominent and innovative architects, has been named the Judge Widney Professor of Architecture by USC President C. L. Max Nikias.