Former LAPD chief, former Philharmonic music director to receive honorary USC degrees
Los Angeles’ former police chief and the former music director of the L.A. Philharmonic are among those scheduled to receive honorary doctorates Friday at USC commencement ceremonies.
Retiring USC President Steven B. Sample will deliver the keynote address as about 10,000 students receive degrees. About 40,000 people are expected to attend the various commencements ceremonies.
Students will begin lining up around 8:30 a.m. for the events in Alumni Park.
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