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Carmen Puliafito, John Wong, C. L. Max Nikias, Steve Kay
Photo: Dean Carmen A. Puliafito of the Keck School of Medicine of USC; John Wong, chief executive of the National University Health System of Singapore; USC President C. L. Max Nikias; and Dean Steve A. Kay of the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences.

USC delegation visit bolsters ties to Singapore and Indonesia

USC President Nikias leads a delegation of deans and trustees to Singapore and Jakarta, where the group will seek to strengthen affiliations with top universities.

New partnerships formed in Seoul

Standing: USC President C. L. Max Nikias, USC Trustee Y.H. Cho, Inha University President Choonbae Park, Korea Aerospace University President Junku Yuh; seated: Yannis C. Yortsos, dean of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering; Jean-Francois Laval, executive vice president of Asia for Airbus; Woosug Cho, Inha University dean of research; Yongkyu Song, Korean Aeronautics University dean
Photo: Standing: USC President C. L. Max Nikias, USC Trustee Y.H. Cho, Inha University President Choonbae Park, Korea Aerospace University President Junku Yuh; seated: Yannis C. Yortsos, dean of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering; Jean-Francois Laval, executive vice president of Asia for Airbus; Woosug Cho, Inha University dean of research; Yongkyu Song, Korean Aeronautics University dean

USC President C. L. Max Nikias and Dean Yannis C. Yortsos signed an agreement formalizing a partnership known as the Airbus Institute for Engineering Research.

USC Dornsife launches $750 million fundraising drive

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Fundraising Launch
Photo: From left, USC Trustee David Dornsife, Dana Dornsife, first lady Niki C. Nikias, USC President C. L. Max Nikias and USC Dornsife Dean Steve A. Kay at the launch of the fundraising drive for the college, part of the $6 billion Campaign for USC (Photo/Steve Cohn)

The USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences kicked off its $750 million fundraising initiative with a gala that drew some 350 friends, administrators, faculty and students to the Ronald Tutor Campus Center.