Spring 2016


Spring 2016

American Council of Learned Societies Annual Meeting
May 5, 2016
Arlington, VA

http://www.acls.org/
The annual meeting featured speakers such as William “Bro” Adams, chairman and National Endowment for the Humanities, Darren Walker, president, Ford Foundation.


Meetings on Capitol Hill Council of Graduate Schools
April 28, 2016
Capitol Hill

Vice Provost Pratt met to advocate for USC graduate initiatives with Congressman Adam Schiff from California’s 28th district and legislative staff from the offices of California Senator Dianne Feinstein, Congresswoman Karen Bass who represents California’s 37th congressional district that includes USC’s University Park campus and Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard from California’s 40th district.


Association of Graduate Schools
Executive Committee Member

The Association of Graduate Schools is a constituent group of the Association of American Universities (AAU). In 1969, USC was invited to join the AAU, an organization that is comprised of member public and private research institutions in the United States and Canada.


Council of Graduate Schools
Member – Board of Directors

http://cgsnet.org/
USC Graduate School is a member of the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) which serves as an advocacy group for graduate education and a national platform from which institutions can examine graduate education issues and share best practices.