The Council of Presidents Banquet

Posted: January 27, 2016   One of the most amazing things about studying at USC is that you can never actually run out of opportunities to get involved and network with organizations and clubs across campus. The Program Board, the Undergraduate Student Government (USG), and the Graduate Student Government (GSG) make wonderful efforts each semester to bring together the leaders … Read More

Interning with the USC Center for Systems and Software Engineering

Posted: January 14, 2016, 1:15pm This Spring, I have been accepted to intern with the USC Center for Systems and Software Engineering (CSSE) where I’ll be working on the maintenance and updation of a product called the Unified Code Count (UCC). UCC is an application that has been in production for over 10 years and its consumer base includes developers, … Read More

Diwali with the Association of Indian Students

Posted: November 19, 2015, 8:00am On November 11, Indians worldwide celebrated Diwali – the Festival of Lights, the day that signifies the victory of light over darkness. In India, the festival is marked by prayers, firecrackers, lighting up houses, and well, lots of sweets. At USC, the celebrations were hosted by the Association of Indian Students (AIS) on November 15. … Read More

College Night at Getty Villa

Posted: November 18, 2015, 8:00am Last Tuesday, the Getty Villa in Malibu opened its doors for a special afterhour’s tour for students across Southern California. The Getty Villa is a recreation of a first century Roman country house – the Villa dei Papiri in Herculaneum, Italy – that was buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. The … Read More

For the Love of Fandoms

Posted: November 6, 2015, 8:00am On September 1, 2015 Potterheads across the world united to wish Harry Potter’s eldest son, James Sirius Potter luck  as the eleven year old boarded the Hogwarts Express for his first year at the school for witchcraft and wizardry. On October 21, 2015 fans marked Back to the Future Day, the day on which Marty McFly … Read More

Chillin’ At Venice Beach

Posted: October 22, 2015, 11:00am Bogged down by assignments and the imminent task of doing laundry, I thought I’d take a quick look at my inbox – just to put off doing things a bit more. Not really expecting anything new, I was pleasantly surprised by a new message with the subject line – Join OIS (Office of International Services) for … Read More