USC Emeriti Center Helps USC Win AARP Award

This fall for the first time, USC ranked among the 2011 Winners: for the AARP Best Employers for Workers Over 50 Award.

USC’s winning strategies were posted on the AARP site: “The University of Southern California (USC) Emeriti Center is dedicated to supporting USC retirees and pre-retirees in living healthy and purposeful lives by providing opportunities for continued service and learning. The center offers email and newsletter communications, enrichment courses, a speaker’s bureau, extensive online retirement planning materials, educational sessions and workshops on retirement planning, socials, and two formal retirement luncheons each year with awards and gifts. In addition, its Trojan ENCORE program brings retirees back to campus for short-term and part-time volunteer and paid positions.”

Upon receiving the award, USC  Senior Vice President Todd Dickey sent the trophy to the Emeriti Center with his congratulations.