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USC‘s STAR program brings together students from Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet High School, like Nirali Patel, center, to work with USC faculty members on research. (USC Photo/Eric Lindberg)

Here’s one way to get more diversity in science and health fields

When you don’t know any doctors or scientists, it can be tough to imagine becoming one. The USC STAR program introduces teens to real lab work, and it’s one of many initiatives supported by the university’s Good Neighbors Campaign.

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Posing at the Good Neighbors Campaign dinner are: Carolina Castillo, executive director of development with USC Civic Engagement; keynote speaker Ariel Caballero; USC President Carol L. Folt; and Earl Paysinger, vice president of civic engagement. (USC Photo/Shannon Ward)

Good Neighbors Campaign commemorates 25 years of serving the community

The annual dinner honoring USC faculty and staff who donated 1% of their salary featured Good Neighbors alumni and President Carol L. Folt.