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Douglas C. Basil Awards

October 26, 2014

Two awards are available for retired USC faculty at $5,000 each for a current or future purposeful project or research. The awards celebrate the valuable contributions of retired faculty in higher education.
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Fit For Life – Physical Fitness Workshop

September 5, 2014

Jackie demonstrating hand forwardContinuing the USC Emeriti Center Wellness Series, the USC Emeriti Center presented June and October Fit for Life Physical Fitness Workshops featuring Jacquelyn Dylla, PT, DPT, OCS.

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The Next Chapter: Well-being, Fulfillment and Joy

September 3, 2014

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SPECIAL Fall seminar conducted by Helen Dennis, noted author and specialist in aging, focused on making your next chapter, the BEST chapter.

On September 26, 2014, evidenced based research assisted USC faculty and staff to EXPLORE where they are now and where they want to go.

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Topics included: a new life stage, the power of planning, shifting roles, readiness for retirement, encore careers, relationships, the meaning of work, and more. Each leads to well-being, fulfillment and joy in your life.

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Dr. Joy Garrison Cauffman

Dr. Joy Garrison Cauffman served three U.S. presidents: Consultant, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Council on Physical Fitness; Consultant, John F. Kennedy’s Council on Physical Fitness; and Member, Richard M. Nixon’s Committee on Health Education. She was the first woman to receive a professorship in the Department of Family Medicine at USC. Continue reading

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