USC Black Alumni Association

Honor the Rich Tapestry of Black Trojan and African Culture

Join us for a night of elegance, rhythm and celebration at our 48th Annual Scholarship Benefit: “Empowering Minds, Illuminating Futures.” 

Black Alumni Association Afro Ball scholarship gala

Paying Tribute to a Trojan Icon

Congratulations to USC women’s basketball icon Cheryl Miller ’86, who’s set to be inducted into the California Hall of Fame.

Cheryl Miller
students in a performance of Nobody Knows

Amplifying Stories of Marginalized Communities

Inspired by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., students use song, dance, video and poetry to shine light on their challenges and triumphs.

Adam Simpson

Exposing the Hidden Dangers of Processed Food

USC Viterbi School of Engineering Assistant Professor Adam Simpson is advancing a radical new approach to study environmental contaminants.

Valencia Belle

Leveling the Test-Prep Field

Valencia Belle EdD ’23 is championing educational access in Alabama and beyond.

Collin Concepcion

His Second Act

Investment banker and Ostrow Distance Learning student Collin Concepcion plans a career change to dentistry, where he hopes to make a difference in the lives of others. 

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