USC Price Class of 2020 Virtual Academic Celebration

Friday, May 15th at 11 a.m. PDT

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Congratulations USC Price Class of 2020! We are proud of this year’s outstanding graduates, and we look forward to celebrating your achievements! This page will continue to be updated leading up to May 15th celebration. Check back for award recipient winners, video messages from faculty, and the USC Price 2020 Virtual Academic Celebration livestream.

USC Price 2020 Virtual Celebration

Click here to watch the Virtual Academic Celebration in China.

A Message from USC Price 2020 Valedictorian

Danielle Morales, Bachelor of Science in Public Policy, Valedictorian, Class of 2020. Click here to read more about Danielle.

Congratulatory Messages from Price Faculty and Staff

Dr. Juliet Musso, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs

Dr. Jason Doctor, Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management

Dr. Marlon Boarnet, Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Spatial Analysis

Dr. Richard Green, Director and Chair of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate and Chair of the Department of Policy Analysis and Real Estate

Dr. Gary Painter, Chair of the Department of Public Policy

Dr. Shui Yan Tang, Chair of the Department of Government, Management and the Policy Process

Carol Geffner, Director of the Executive Master of Leadership Program

Joyce Mann, Director of International Public Policy and Management Program

Deborah Natoli, Director of the Professional Doctorate Program

Leonard Schaeffer, Advisory Board Chair, USC Schaeffer Center and Judge Robert Maclay Widney Chair, University of Southern California 

Grace Bahng, Professor

John Chiang, USC Price Board of Councilor member and former California State Treasurer and Controller

Career Services Team – Valerie Savior, Dominic Alletto, Seta Kenady, and Thomas Eng

Undergraduate Advisement Team – Sonia Savoulian, Josephine Le, and Russ Sommer 

Edmundo Diaz, Associate Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

Lucia Saavedra, MPA Advisor

James Moore, Professor

Rym Kaki, Associate Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Governance and Management

LaVonna Lewis, Teaching Professor of Public Policy and Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Nicolas Duquette, Associate Professor

Katie Maloney, Special Events Coordinator

Karla Barajas, Student Services Advisor

Frank Zerunyan, Professor of the Practice of Governance

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Get to know outstanding #PriceGrads through #WeMadeItWednesdays, our Q&A series where graduating students share their favorite moments at Price, what they took away from their coursework and projects, and how their Price experienced changed them, and other social media features celebrating the Class of 2020. Follow USC Price on FacebookInstagramTwitter and LinkedIn for more!