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USC graduates cast shadows as they stand during the singing of the national anthem at the start of the ceremony.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Cynthia Chan stands amid fellow students from the USC School of Pharmacy as they prepare to attend commencement.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

The shadow of student Mihir Shah of the USC School of Pharmacy is cast against a flag before commencement.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

A student jumps over a railing to catch up with members of his class who process toward commencement.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

Hyeran Shin, 21, is all smiles at commencement.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

USC President Max Nikias flashes the victory symbol after his opening remarks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

With last-minute studies and work contributing to economics major Femi Oniya's fatigue, he enjoys a brief nap during opening remarks.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

"Find your passion," said Steven A. Ballmer, chief executive of Microsoft Corp., in his speech.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

USC graduate Gabriel Oros, 24, celebrates at the end of the ceremony.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times

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USC President C. L. Max Nikias presided over his first graduation and officially congratulated the newly minted class of 12,513  during USC’s 128th commencement ceremony, which featured keynote speaker Steven A. Ballmer, chief executive of Microsoft Corp.

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