University of Southern California

USC Leadership Delegation to India

In February 2011, USC President C. L. Max Nikias led a delegation of university faculty, administrators and trustees to India, where they met with key Indian partners in higher education, business and government, and with USC alumni, to build sustainable alliances in the areas of medicine and health care, neurosciences, the arts, communication and journalism, business, and technology and engineering.

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The Taj Mahal

Knowledge without Borders

“Geographic boundaries have been levelled by the Internet and globalization,” President Nikias said in a feature story about USC in the India Times’ Education Times section. “So a diverse and international ambience is important.” The president also discussed USC’s distinct educational approach: “One of the strengths of our curriculum is that we do not overspecialize…. We ensure that students learn a craft that can be universally applied wherever they are in the world.”

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Itinerary

  1. Depart from USA Feb 18
  2. AMumbai Feb 20-22
  3. BNew Delhi Feb 23-24
  4. CAgra Feb 23-24
  5. DBangalore Feb 25-26
  6. Depart from India Feb 27