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Officials celebrate affiliation
USC Arcadia Hospital President and CEO Dan Ausman, Keck Medicine of USC CEO Rodney B. Hanners, USC President Carol L. Folt, USC Senior Vice President for Health Affairs Steven Shapiro and and USC Arcadia Hospital Chairman of the Board William Petmecky III, from left, celebrate the new affiliation. (Photo/Steve Cohn)

USC Arcadia Hospital and Keck Medicine of USC celebrate new affiliation

USC leaders join elected officials to celebrate the affiliation between university and the San Gabriel Valley medical center.

Sustainability Summit: Manuel Pastor, Gene Block, Carol L. Folt and Eric Garcetti
Professor Manuel Pastor, UCLA Chancellor Gene Block, USC President Carol L. Folt and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, from left, talk about creating the clean tech workforce of the future. (USC Photo/Gus Ruelas)

President Folt touts USC’s role in a more sustainable and equitable L.A. at annual Business Council summit

Event featuring UCLA Chancellor Gene Block and L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti examines the city’s clean energy future, water resources and drought, revitalizing buildings with carbon-free power and more.

Business sustainability
While visiting the business sustainability class, USC President Carol L. Folt emphasized USC’s sustainability efforts, including the elimination of single-use plastics on campus, reduction in water use, and a zero-waste goal by 2028. (Photo/Sarah Dorweiler, Unsplash)

President Folt encourages business sustainability class to ‘engage people’s hearts’

The president — a biologist — notes that diverse perspectives are key to creating a more sustainable future, whether students come from backgrounds in business, engineering or the arts.