Events

April 21 - 27, 2017

Friday, April 21

EMSI Annual Conference 2017

"Ideological Origins at 50: Power, Rights, and the Rise and Fall of Free States" The USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute and Yale University's...

Careers in Pharmacy Day

Approximately 100 LAUSD high school students from King-Drew Medical Magnet and Francisco Bravo Medical Magnet will spend the day at USC School of Pharmacy...

The Long 18th Century with Daniel Quinn (USC EMSI)

"Sir Joshua Reynolds, Decolonization, and the Pictorial Dialectics of Crisis" with Daniel Quinn, University of Guelph

USC School of Cinematic Arts Talent Week

A full week of panels, workshops, films, demo's and parties; followed by VIP screenings of our award winning films at agencies such as CAA, UTA, WME. OPEN TO...

Morbidity and Mortality in 21st Century America

Professor Sir Angus Deaton and Professor Anne Case Present Morbidity and Mortality in 21st Century America After a century of progress, life expectancy in...

Morbidity and Mortality in 21st Century America

After a century of progress, life expectancy in America is falling, largely driven by "deaths of despair," deaths of white non-Hispanics in midlife from...

Claremont College Health Professions Day

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 333 N. College Way, Claremont, CA 91711 This is an opportunity to engage with 5C (Pomona, Claremont McKenna, Scripps, Pitzer, &...

The Boudreaux Visiting Writers Series: Jane Mead

The USC Ph.D. Creative Writing and Literature Program presents Poet Jane Mead for the 2017 Boudreaux Visiting Writers Series. Jane Mead is the author of...

The Boudreaux Visiting Writers Series: Q&A and Luncheon with Jane Mead

Please join the PhD in Creative Writing & Literature Program for a Q&A session and luncheon with poet Jane Mead. Jane Mead is the author of five volumes of...

Lusk Research Seminar: How Does Increase in College Graduates Affect Wages and Rents?

SC Lusk Center for Real Estate Research Seminar Series Presenter: Jung Hyun Choi University of Southern California Title: Wage Trickle Down vs....

Master of Science in Global Medicine -  Global Citizenship Round Table

Come join the students and faculty of the Master of Science in Global Medicine program as they share valuable insights gained during their international...

Sarnoff A. Mednick Memorial Lectureship: 'Neurodevelopmental Pathways to Psychosis' with Dr. Elaine Walker

This annual event was established in memory of Dr. Sarnoff A. Mednick, Emeritus Professor of Psychology at USC, to recognize individuals whose research...

USC Center for Excellence in Teaching: Course Design for Student Success-Incorporating Open Educational Resources (OERs)

Identify the most appropriate free, open-use educational resources for your course. In this active-learning workshop, participants will work with USC...

Wrigley Sustainability Prize Pitch Showcase

The USC Wrigley Sustainability Prize is an annual entrepreneurial competition supporting environmental ideas with market potential from within the USC...

In Transition: Gender [Identity], Law & Global Health Research Symposium

This symposium is the capstone research event concluding the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration’s year-long series focusing on transgender issues at the...

Analysis and PDE Seminar: Rotating star solutions to the Euler-Poisson and Vlasov-Poisson equations

Allen Yilun Wu, Brown University Abstract: The equilibrium shape and density distribution of rotating fluid under self-gravitation is a classical problem in...

Ise: Patterns of Japanese Culture

One day in 2013, the photographer and filmmaker Masaaki Miyazawa stumbled upon the Shikinen Sengu, a Shinto ceremony practiced once every 20 years, at Ise...

Probability and Statistics Seminar: Some very large deviations

Peter Baxendale, USC Abstract: Motivated by a problem in financial mathematics, we study the small time behavior of an additive functional of a fast...

USC Dornsife INET Seminar Series Joint with Econometrics - Kevin Song

Associate Professor, Kevin Song (University of British Columbia), will present at USC Dornsife INET and Econometrics' Seminar Series. For more information,...

Early Modern Studies Annual Conference 2017

"Ideological Origins at 50: Power, Rights, and the Rise and Fall of Free States" The USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute and Yale University's...

Price Women & Allies Conversation: Sarah Dubbeldam, Darling Magazine Editor-in-Chief

Please join Price Women & Allies for a conversation with the founder and editor-in-chief of Darling Magazine, Sarah Dubbeldam, on April 21st from 6-8 pm in...

Sexplanations

Come out to the Parkside Performance Cafe to learn about sex, consent, and healthy relationships through games! There will be free Chipotle, care packages,...

USC PAC x USC Artist Network Present: Arts Community Dinner

The USC Performing Arts Committee & USC Artist Network invite you to our first annual ARTS COMMUNITY DINNER from 7-9pm in TCC 350 (Ronald Tutor). Food will...

USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: SPRING AWAKENING

First performed under heavy censorship in Germany in 1906, Frank Wedekind’s play follows the dawning sexual awakening of a group of teenagers. The source for...

Lost City: Songs from a Changing Sea

ADMISSION: Admission is free. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Tuesday, March 28, at 9 a.m. USC Students, Staff, and Faculty: RSVP USC Alumni:...

Saturday, April 22

Manufacturing Challenge and Exposition

Originally established by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) over thirty years ago, the Manufacturing Challenge is a creative collegiate level...

 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books Health Fair

Health screenings will be offered throughout the day, including: Vision screenings courtesy of the USC Roski Eye InstituteDental screenings and oral hygiene...

SDSU Pre-Professional Health Conference

San Diego State University Catch the Wave – Pre-Professional Health Conference 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182-1017 ​The...

The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books featuring various Department of History Faculty!

Join us for the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Our own Marjorie Becker, Bill Deverell, Steve Ross, Deb Harkness, Nayan Shah and Leo Braudy will be...

Career Fair hosted by Chinese Career Center (CCC)

The Chinese Career Center (CCC), founded in 2014 by graduates of University of Southern California, aims to create a platform for Chinese-English bilingual...

DIY Terrariums and Succulents

Come celebrate Earth Day at the Multi-Purpose Room in Parkside to make your own terrariums and/or to plant and bring home a succulent!

GQ Beach Day

Come join Generation Queer for our beach day on Saturday! We'll be meeting at the Expo Park/USC Metro station at 2pm (on Exposition Blvd, just off...

USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: SPRING AWAKENING

First performed under heavy censorship in Germany in 1906, Frank Wedekind’s play follows the dawning sexual awakening of a group of teenagers. The source for...

USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: SPRING AWAKENING

First performed under heavy censorship in Germany in 1906, Frank Wedekind’s play follows the dawning sexual awakening of a group of teenagers. The source for...

Sunday, April 23

The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books featuring various Department of History Faculty!

Join us for the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Our own Marjorie Becker, Bill Deverell, Steve Ross, Deb Harkness, Nayan Shah and Leo Braudy will be...

LA Times Festival of Books: David St. John Reading

David St. John will be reading from "The Last Troubadour: New and Selected Poems" from 12:00-12:20 on the Poetry Stage. This reading is free and open to the...

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books- David St. John

Poetry Stage David St. John Reading from "The Last Troubadour: New and Selected Poems"

LA Times Festival of Books: Anna Journey Reading

Anna Journey will be reading from "The Atheist Wore Goat Silk" from 1:00-1:20 on the Poetry Stage. This reading is free and open to the public.

USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: SPRING AWAKENING

First performed under heavy censorship in Germany in 1906, Frank Wedekind’s play follows the dawning sexual awakening of a group of teenagers. The source for...

LA Times Festival of Books: I Ain't Got No Home In This World Anymore: Poetry and the Present Moment

David St. John will be moderating a panel entitled "I Ain't Got No Home In This World Anymore: Poetry and the Present Moment." Speakers include Jane Mead,...

Visual History: The Past in Pictures 2016-2017 Mellon Sawyer Seminar Concluding Symposium (VSRI)

Concluding Symposium Sunday, 4/23, The Velaslavasay Panorama, 1122 W 24th St, Los Angeles, 3-6pm Street parking only 3pm—Tour of the Panorama...

Monday, April 24

Visual History: The Past in Pictures 2016-2017 Mellon Sawyer Seminar Concluding Symposium (VSRI)

Concluding Symposium Sunday, 4/23, The Velaslavasay Panorama, 1122 W 24th St, Los Angeles, 3-6pm Street parking only 3pm—Tour of the Panorama...

USC mHealth Collaboratory Guest Speaker Timothy Brickmore, PhD

Supporting Patients with Low Health Literacy using Mobile Conversational Agents Inadequate health literacy affects one-third of the US population, leading...

Grad Forum | Job Search

Speakers Erin Baggott, Assistant Professor of International Relations Edgardo Perez Morales, Assistant Professor of History This talk is part of the EASC...

Graduate Professionalization Series: Job Search

Speakers: Erin Baggott Carter, Assistant Professor of International Relations Edgardo Perez Morales, Assistant Professor of History This talk is part of...

Graduate Professionalization Series: Job Search

Speakers Erin Baggott, Assistant Professor of International Relations Edgardo Perez Morales, Assistant Professor of History This talk is part of the EASC...

 Mathematical Finance Colloquium: Macroeconomic Modeling with Heterogeneous Agents: The Master Equation Approach

Matheus Grasselli, McMaster University, Canada Abstract: Modern mainstream macroeconomics seeks to avoid ad hoc assumptions and inconsistent policy...

“Empire of Hunger: Famine and the French Colonial State, 1867-1945” with Yan Slobodkin (Stanford University)

Yan Slobodkin is a Ph.D. candidate studying the history of modern France, with an emphasis on the French Empire. His research focuses on questions of...

Algebra Seminar: Transitioning from Math to Data Science

This talk will be a talk directed to all of our graduate student Tylan Bilal, Metis Abstract: Data science is still an emerging field, which requires a...

Algebra Seminar: Transitioning from Math to Data Science

This talk will be a talk directed to all of our graduate student Tylan Bilal, Metis Abstract: Data science is still an emerging field, which requires a...

CAMS Colloquium: Remarks and observations on active scalar equations

Walter Rusin, Oklahoma State University Abstract: We will discuss properties of active scalar equations that can be traced back to the constitutive law...

Media for Policy Change: Solutions Symposium

Join students from the Sol Price School of Public Policy’s Media for Policy Change course to explore how journalism and media can drive social change in the...

Neurobiology Seminar: Bernardo Sabatini, PhD

For more information on Dr. Bernardo Sabatini, please click here. Research: The laboratory examines the structure and function of synapses and the...

Geometry & Topology Seminar: On the uniqueness of the coupled vortex equation

Qionling Li, Caltech Abstract: We study the uniqueness of a coupled vortex equation involving a holomorphic k-differential on the complex plane. As...

"Let's Talk" Healthy Relationships with BSA

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Identify how college students can develop and maintain healthy relationships

College Night at the Getty Center with OIS

Have you ever visited the famous Getty Center... at night? Established by wealthy industrialist J. Paul Getty, the Getty center is a beautiful refuge for...

Tuesday, April 25

Narrative Studies Capstone Presentations

You are invited to come support seniors in the Narrative Studies program this week at the 2017 Narrative Studies Capstone Presentations. The presentations...

 Info Session at HSC: USC Stevens Student Innovator Showcase 2017

Are you a USC student with a startup idea or invention and would like to win funding to take your concept further? Come to a free USC Stevens Center for...

 Information Session: College Advising Corps' (SCCAC) at Cal Poly Pomona

The Southern California College Advising Corps' (SCCAC) mission is to improve college outcomes for low-income, first-generation and underrepresented...

2017 Finalists for Mark and Semira Moshayedi Innovation Award

Join our three student finalists as they deliver their pitch presentations for the Mark and Semira Moshayedi Innovation Award, a scholarship supporting...

Health Issues in Asylum Seekers

In this USC Immigrant Health Initiative seminar, Cynthia Willard, medical director for the Program for Torture Victims in Los Angeles, will discuss health...

Technology Lunch Series: Building Strong Apps pt. I: Plan Your App

In this two part Tech Lunch, industry experts share their knowledge and insight on how to build a strong & marketable app. Part I: Plan Your App Gregory...

AWM Student Chapter at USC, Charlotte’s Web

(Double Header) - Pizza will be provided before the talk. - This event is open to all undergraduate and graduate students. Female undergraduate students are...

ASE Senior Honors Presentation

Faculty: Professor Juan De Lara JESSLEEN KAUR DHALIWAL Meeting the Parents: Culture and Belonging in Interracial Couples Jessleen Dhaliwal is an American...

Don’t be Misunderstood! Mastering Email Etiquette

This practical seminar addresses issues in email communication that often cause problems for second language English writers in both business and academic...

USC Dornsife INET Seminar Series Joint with Development - Mahmood Sariolghalam

Professor of International Relations, Mahmood Sariolghalam (University of Iran in Tehran), will present at USC Dornsife INET and Development's Seminar...

Artist & Researcher at Hoyt Gallery

Refreshments will be served. Welcoming remarks at 5:30 p.m. This exhibit, conceived and curated by artist-in-residence Ted Meyer, continues the Keck School...

Ending Trafficking: A Discussion on Human Rights

Presented by the USC Price School Athenian Society, and a continuation of the Price School's Human Rights Speaker Series, this conversation will focus on...

Ending Trafficking: A Discussion on Human Rights

Presented by the USC Price Athenian Society, this conversation will focus on what changes must be made to end human trafficking in Los Angeles, the United...

Information Session: Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (EDL)

Please join us to learn more about USC Rossier’s commitment to improving urban education locally, nationally, and globally and how a Doctorate of Education...

Special screening of "The Heart of Nuba"

Ken Carlson will be in Robert Scheer's Comm 310 class on April 25. Special Screening of “The Heart of Nuba” followed by a discussion with Ken Carlson on the...

Wednesday, April 26

BFA Spring Dance Performance

USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance presents the annual BFA Spring Dance Performance featuring new and classical dance works by renowned choreographers...

Denim Day

Join NOMC in wearing denim on the USC campus for Peace Over Violence's Denim Day to show there is no excuse or an invitation to rape. "For the past 18...

President Trump's First 100 Days Conference

Join us for a day of in-depth discussions and expert panels analyzing President Trump's first 100 days in office. In partnership with USC Political Science...

Trump's First 100 Days Conference

Join us for a day of in-depth discussions and expert panels analyzing President Trump's first 100 Days in Office. The Conference will be divided into four...

Environment Fair

The USC Staff Assembly is hosting their annual Environment Fair. Please come and learn more about sustainability, conservation and using environmentally...

Denim Day

RSVP, USC, POV, Title IX, DPS, and LAPD will be honoring Peace Over Violence's Denim Day Campaign. "In this rape prevention education campaign, we ask...

Information Session Webinar: Master of Education in Learning, Design and Technology (LDT)

Learn more about the USC Rossier Master of Education in Learning, Design and Technology (LDT) program, designed to prepare students who want to start or...

Narrative Studies Capstone Presentations

You are invited to come support seniors in the Narrative Studies program this week at the 2017 Narrative Studies Capstone Presentations. The presentations...

"Pasteur's Empire: The Politics of Bacteriology in France and Its Colonies, 1890-1940” with Aro Velmet (New York University)

Aro Velmet is a sixth year Ph.D. candidate in French Studies and History. He has a BA in history from the University of Pennsylvania. He works on the...

Information Session Webinar: Master of Education in Educational Counseling (EC)

Learn more about the USC Rossier Master of Education in Educational Counseling (EC) program, designed to program is designed for individuals seeking career...

Information Session Webinar: Master of Education in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs (PASA)

Learn more about the USC Rossier Master of Education in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs (PASA) program, designed to prepare its graduates...

Memory, Stress and Again Workshop (Margaret Gatz, USC)

The workshop will focus on changes in memory that we experience with agewhich factors may heighten or lessen memory lapseshow stress plays into memory...

Trojan Talk with PwC China “You Plus”

Based on global research and extensive CEO interviews on market trends and opportunities, workforce readiness and skill gaps were identified as a key...

USC Center for Excellence in Teaching: Contemplative Pedagogy-Best Practices at USC

Moderated by CET Faculty Fellow: David Albertson (Religion), and Jim Burklo (Associate Dean, Office of Religious Life) RSVP Requested

Information Session Webinar: Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)

Learn more about the USC Rossier Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) program, designed for aspiring classroom teachers who are passionate about becoming...

Information Session Webinar: Master of Arts in Teaching - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MAT-TESOL)

Learn more about the USC Rossier Master of Arts in Teaching - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (MAT-TESOL) program, designed for aspiring...

2017 Department of Mathematics Undergraduate Award Ceremony

The Department of Mathematics will be celebrating its undergraduate students and honoring three of them with the following awards. Al and Teresa Zobrist...

Information Session Webinar: Master of Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT)

Learn more about the USC Rossier Master of Marriage and Family Therapy program prepares students for careers as counselors in clinics, healthcare centers,...

Spring 2017 EASC Faculty Book Launch

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | 3-5pm | CAS 100 Please join us to celebrate the recent publications of professors Yu Hong, Charlotte Furth and Lon Kurashige....

Spring 2017 EASC Faculty Book Launch with Yu Hong, Charlotte Furth and Lon Kurashige

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | 3-5pm | CAS 100 Please join us to celebrate the recent publications of professors Yu Hong, Charlotte Furth and Lon Kurashige....

Mathematics Colloquium: Dynamics, geometry, and the moduli space of Riemann surfaces

Alex Wright, Stanford University Abstract: The moduli space of Riemann surfaces of fixed genus is one of the hubs of modern mathematics and physics. We will...

Mindful Aging

"a triad partnership bridging the wisdom of legendary Trojans with the Future's finest." USC's Mindful Aging Collective, the Emeriti Center, the Office of...

Emotional Emancipation Circle

Offered every Fourth Wednesday of each month 5-7pm (except for December); located in Keck Hospital Cardinal Conference Room The purpose of the Emotional...

University of Redlands School of Education Open House

Join us for an Open House. Tour the campus, meet the staff and hear from current students, alumni and faculty about their experiences in our programs. Find...

Sohu 2017 Campus Recruitment Event

Sohu, Inc. is a Chinese Internet company headquartered in the Sohu Internet Plaza in Haidian District, Beijing. Sohu and its subsidiaries offer advertising,...

Bedrosian Center presents Policy at the Playhouse: The Originalist

Join the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy and the USC School of Dramatic Arts for a viewing of The Originalist, presented by the Pasadena...

Ignite 2017: A Fireside Chat with Chris DeWolfe

The Marshall Business Student Government (MBSG) and Boeing are proud to present Ignite 2017: A Fireside Chat with Chris DeWolfe. Chris was a co-Founder at...

Ignite 2017: A Fireside Chat with Chris DeWolfe

RSVP Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ignite-2017-a-fireside-chat-with-chris-dewolfe-tickets-33483377684 The Marshall Business Student Government (MBSG)...

Thursday, April 27

BFA Spring Dance Performance

USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance presents the annual BFA Spring Dance Performance featuring new and classical dance works by renowned choreographers...

Forward LA: Race, Arts, and Inclusive Placemaking after the 1992 Civil Unrest

ADMISSION: Registration is free for students, faculty, and community members by request. For complimentary registration, please contact Stacia Fewox at...

 FORWARD LA: Race, Arts, and Inclusive Placemaking after the 1992 Civil Unrest

Our conference, Race, Arts, and Inclusive Placemaking after the 1992 Civil Unrest, takes stock at the 25th anniversary of the 1992 LA Civil Unrest, a seminal...

17th Annual Blueprint for Workplace Success Job Fair

Youth and Young Adults Job Fair EMPLOYERS Benefits to your company: On-site interviews with more than 600 qualifed young adults ages 16-24Access to...

EXPO 2017 Final Reviews and Exhibition of Student Work

This vital two-day event showcases student work spanning all undergraduate and graduate disciplines across a range of topics critical for the advancement of...

Narrative Studies Capstone Presentations

You are invited to come support seniors in the Narrative Studies program this week at the 2017 Narrative Studies Capstone Presentations. The presentations...

Dean’s Forum: Jonathan Taplin - Move Fast and Break Things

On Thursday, April 27, Jonathan Taplin, Director Emeritus of the Annenberg Innovation Lab, will speak about his new book, MOVE FAST AND BREAK THINGS: How...

University of Sussex Information Session

Sussex is ranked among the UK’s top 25 universities and has established an international reputation for the quality of its research and its innovative...

CIS Working Paper Series: Spring Debrief

Spring Debrief RSVP This series is restricted to USC faculty and graduate students. An RSVP is required in order to attend the workshop as lunch is...

High-Tech Health Care: The Ethics of Powering Patient Care

2016 was one of the biggest years for health-care technology with innovations in medical devices, software, and changes to how healthcare is administered. A...

Operando Methods for The Study of Energy Materials by Professor Hector Abruna, Cornell University

Departmental colloquia Professor Hector Abruna, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University Operando Methods for The Study of Energy...

Pharmaceutical Commercialization Case Competition

Six teams of five PharmD students will present and defend their findings regarding a potential new drug product before a panel of industry judges.

SAMPE: USC McGill Composites Center Tour & Presentation

JOINT MEETING OF LOS ANGELES AND USC SAMPE CHAPTERS MC GILL COMPOSITES CENTER April 27, 2017 (Thursday) at 5:30 PM USC RESEARCH ACTIVITIES Research...

Political Trivia Night!

Come out to our last Political Trivia Night of the semester! This time we are partnering with the USC Environmental Student Assembly to do a "Politics and...

Randomized Controlled Trials

USC Presidential Professor Sir Angus Deaton Presents Randomized Controlled Trials (joint with Nancy Cartwright) This talk argues that Randomized Controlled...

Tommy-Oke Karaoke Night

Every fourth thursday of the month, Tommy's Place welcomes students, faculty & alumni to Tommy-Oke, USC's only regular karaoke night! Start your Thursday...

April 21 - 27, 2017