USC Athletic Director Pat Haden, who has come under fire over the hiring and ultimate firing of football coach Steve Sarkisian, insisted on Tuesday that the university did its due diligence during the hiring process and did not unearth any concerns about possible alcohol or behavioral problems.
San Marino residents Jim Ellis and Ken Ude are re-launching the USC Marshall Family Business Program. It will be hosting approximately 12 workshops during the year through the USC Marshall School of Business’s Executive Education Department.
USC football coach Steve Sarkisian apologized Tuesday, Aug. 25 for his foul language during a pep rally over the weekend and blamed his conduct on a mixture of booze and pills, but he refused to identify the medication or say why he takes it.
Practicing one of the axioms he preaches, San Marino resident, USC Athletic Director and Rose Bowl Hall of Famer Pat Haden dropped by a local lemonade stand last week at the precise time this double-fisted reporter was pulling away.
Continuing a family tradition that spans six decades, USC Trustee Jane Hoffman Popovich and her husband, J. Kristoffer Popovich – both San Marino natives - pledged $4 million to create the Jane and Kris Popovich Chair in Cancer Research at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.
The family foundation of the late entrepreneur and industrialist Norbert Gehr has made a $20 million donation to the Keck School of Medicine of USC for research of pre-leukemia diseases, the university announced Tuesday, June 16.
USC Trustee Gordon Marshall, who founded electronics giant Marshall Industries and bestowed millions of dollars on USC, where the business school is named after him, has died. He was 95.
An investigation is underway into an alleged sexual assault at a USC fraternity house, it was reported Thursday evening.
Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, the 18th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, joined USC President Max C.L. Nikias and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Monday at Town & Gown Auditorium on the USC campus.