Stories by Tim Knight:
USC Trustee Rick Caruso to receive Asa V. Call Award at USC Alumni Association gala
Six other prominent Trojans will be honored at the 84th annual event in April.
USC Alumni Association names 2016 honorees
USC Trustees William Schoen and Joseph Boskovich, and actress America Ferrera are among prominent Trojans to be recognized in April.
USC Trustee Mark Stevens receives top honor at 82nd Annual USC Alumni Awards
Downtown gala salutes honorees whose service enriches the lives of others.
USC Alumni Association announces 2015 honorees
Venture capitalist Mark Stevens is among seven Trojans who will accept awards in April.
USC Alumni Awards lauds tried and true Trojans
President Nikias presents the university’s highest alumni honor to USC Trustee Daniel J. Epstein.
Alumni Awards to showcase acts of service
Eight prominent Trojans will be honored for their achievements and contributions at the 81st Annual USC Alumni Awards.
A toast to the Trojan Family’s ‘true pillars’
USC President C. L. Max Nikias delivered the keynote address at the 2013 Half Century Trojans Annual Hall of Fame Luncheon to nearly 350 senior alumni.
Town and Gown of USC celebrates historic restoration
The members of Town and Gown of USC celebrated the restoration of the garden, patio and walkways of the historic Town & Gown building — made possible by their $1 million Legacy Gift.
USC Alumni Awards celebrates 80 years
The very definition of “80 years young,” the USC Alumni Awards marked the completion of its eighth decade by celebrating the accomplishments of seven stellar Trojans.
Labor of LUV
Nearly one year after it premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, the first feature film of writer-director Sheldon Candis ’02 and co-writer Justin Wilson MFA ’98, will open in theaters on Jan. 18.
USC Latino Alumni Association begins new chapter with USCAA partnership
The USC Latino Alumni Association began a new chapter in its nearly 40-year history on Nov. 1 when it joined University Advancement as part of the USC Alumni Association.
Trojans reconnect at Reunion Weekend
Memory lane got a little busier on Nov. 9-10 when five generations of Trojans returned to campus to reconnect and rediscover at this year’s Reunion Weekend celebration.
Volunteer Recognition Dinner honors dedicated Trojans
The USC Alumni Association celebrated one of the university’s most precious assets at the 2012 Volunteer Recognition Dinner.
USC honors its nisei Trojans
Seventy years after the forced internment of Japanese-American citizens and Japanese nationals during World War II interrupted their studies, USC’s Nisei (a term used to describe first-generation Japanese Americans) were awarded honorary degrees at a special reception following Commencement today.
79th annual USC Alumni Awards celebrate Trojan Family
Spanning generations and transcending cultural and racial differences, the special bond between USC alumni and their alma mater was celebrated at the 79th Annual USC Alumni Awards on April 28.
Half Century Trojans Still Fighting On
Several generations of Trojans gathered in the spirit of “honoring the past, celebrating the present and building the future” at the 2011 Half Century Trojans Luncheon on Oct. 28.
Alumni Lauded at Volunteer Recognition Dinner
Paying tribute to the “lifeblood of the Trojan Family,” the 2011 Volunteer Recognition Dinner was held on Sept. 16 at Town & Gown.
Ten Trojans honored at 78th Annual USC Alumni Awards
Marking the end of an unprecedented school year for both the university and the USC Alumni Association, the 78th Annual USC Alumni Awards drew a record crowd of nearly 800 Trojans and friends to downtown L.A.’s Westin Bonaventure on April 30.
USC Hosts First West Coast Alumni Career Fair
As part of its ongoing efforts to address alumni career needs, the USC Career Planning & Placement Center partnered with the USC Alumni Association and MyWorkster.com to sponsor the first West Coast multi-school alumni career fair on March 18.
Capacity Crowd Gathers at USC Women’s Conference
On March 11, three days after women around the world marked the centenary of International Women’s Day, nearly 700 USC alumnae and friends gathered on the University Park campus to “express, encourage and inspire” at the third annual USC Women’s Conference.
Reunion Weekend Brings Three Generations to Campus
More than 800 alumni and friends returned to campus on Oct. 29-30 to reminisce with old friends and reconnect with USC at Reunion Weekend 2010.
Awards Abound at Half Century Trojans Event
On Oct. 15, after thousands celebrated USC’s future at the inauguration of President C. L. Max Nikias, nearly 500 members of the Trojan Family gathered to honor USC’s past at the 2010 Half Century Trojans Luncheon.
A New Home in the Heart of Campus
USC President C. L. Max Nikias and first lady Niki Nikias joined more than 150 alumni and university leaders on Aug. 26 to celebrate the grand opening of the Epstein Family Alumni Center, the USC Alumni Association’s new headquarters in the Ronald Tutor Campus Center.
Big Night in the Big Apple
Nearly 600 Trojans and friends attended the second annual Tommy Awards June 28 at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.