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Merrill Lynch, USC Davis School Team Up to Help Companies Understand Aging’s Impact

Posted by the USC Davis School of Gerontology Recently, at the 2015 White House Conference on Aging, Bank of America Merrill Lynch announced the introduction of a groundbreaking longevity training program for human resources (HR) and benefit plan professionals. Developed in… Read more

Keck Medicine of USC hospitals rank among nation’s best for the seventh year in a row

Annual U.S. News & World Report rankings place Keck Medical Center of USC in Los Angeles’ top three and California’s top 10 BY Alison Trinidad – Originally posted on USC News For the seventh consecutive year, the hospitals of Keck Medicine… Read more

USC Library Online Orientation Expedition

The USC Libraries invite you to participate in its online orientation activity for new graduate students. It’s called the USC Libraries Orientation Expedition, and you can find it at The expedition has ten challenges, most of which you can… Read more

U.S. News & World Report Highlights USC Social Work Online Synchronous Instruction

Excerpt from Discover Emerging Trends in Online Higher Education Synchronous instruction: In the online master’s in social work program at the University of Southern California, students in their first semester participate in a virtual field practicum. Instead of being placed in a partner agency… Read more

Viterbi School of Engineering Ranks Highly With Online Military Students

U.S. News Releases Best Online Programs for Veterans Rankings The University of Southern California’s Viterbi School of Engineering took first place this year among the top online master’s degree programs in Computer Information Technology for veterans by U.S. News & World… Read more

Online Social Work Student Branches Out to Redefine Nursing Homes

Inspired by his experience and USC education, Montgomery Ostrander opens a therapeutic facility By Cursta McCollom and Maya Meinert Montgomery Ostrander has an MBA. He spent eight years at Microsoft in software development. And he now owns and operates a therapeutic elder care… Read more

USC Rossier hosting free screening of ‘Road to TEACH’ documentary

The USC Rossier School of Education’s online teaching degree is hosting a free screening of the documentary The Road to TEACH now until May 31, 2015. The documentary follows the lives of three students on their journey to understand what it… Read more

Siblings, Business Partners, and Online Gerontology Classmates

USC Davis Master of Arts in Gerontology graduates turn learning into a family affair By Beth Newcomb A unique pair of siblings has taken the phrase “Trojan Family” literally, embarking on a USC educational journey together and enriching a business partnership… Read more

Satellite Commencement Ceremonies

USC’s Commencement ceremonies will occur rain or shine, but some outdoor ceremonies will not be covered. The main ceremony will still take place in Alumni Park. We can allow for ponchos but unfortunately umbrellas are not permitted at the ceremonies. If you… Read more

Commencement: Friday, May 15, 2015

The procession begins at 8:30 a.m. and the ceremony at 9:00 a.m. You can view the main commencement ceremony online by visiting starting at 8:30 a.m., where you will find the link to the live feed. On Twitter? Use #USCgrad to… Read more