Events

September 22 - 28, 2018

Saturday, September 22

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

Ocean Trails with Prof. Maggie Switek (Peaks & Professors)

The hike is scheduled for Saturday September 22nd, and it will be along the Palos Verdes Coastal Trails....

Innovations Changing the Management of Diseases of the GI Tract, Liver and Pancreas

The last decade has seen tremendous advances in the management of gastrointestinal diseases. The paradigm has shifted from episodic treatment of chronic...

EMSI: Early Modern British History with Naomi Tadmor

“The settlement of the poor and the fiscal-military state c. 1660-1780” Saturday, September 22, 2018Huntington Library1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CASeaver...

Early Modern British History with Naomi Tadmor (USC EMSI)

Early Modern British History with Naomi Tadmor (Lancaster University) Saturday, September 22, 2018Huntington Library1151 Oxford Road, San Marino,...

Grant Writing Workshop (USC VSRI)

Saturday, September 2210:00 am-4:30 pmSOS 250Screeners:David Albertson, Religion, USCJenny Chio, EALC, USCLaura Kalba, Art History, Smith CollegeNancy...

Information Session for Prospective Students

Members of our Admissions team will be hosting information sessions in the Los Angeles area for prospective students interested in our entry-level master's...

VSRI Grant Writing Workshop

A workshop designed to help graduate students across diverse disciplines prepare effective applications for fellowships and positions. In the morning,...

Executive MBA Information Session

Come and learn about the USC Marshall Executive MBA! The program begins with an interactive presentation from 10:30am - 12:00pm followed by a networking...

Sunday, September 23

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

Building DTLA: An Architectural Tour with Wayne Thom

Building DTLA: An Architectural Tour with Wayne Thom An Experience L.A. Event Depart USC at 10 a.m.; return at 2 p.m. ADMISSION: Admission is free and open...

Monday, September 24

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

The MedTech Conference

Meet our USC Stevens Center for Innovation team at The MedTech Conference September 24-26, 2018 in Philadelphia. Attending from USC Stevens will...

 I3 - Investigate Industries and Internships: Technology

Wondering what you can do with your major? Looking for an internship? Interested in learning more about what working in certain industries is like? This...

David Levitus: "A Career Outside Academia, In Context"

Join us for a conversation with David Levitus (2013 USC History Ph.D.) about the path to career outside academia that makes use of the historical knowledge...

David Levitus: "A Career Outside Academia, In Context" (USC ICW)

Monday, September 24, 2018 12:00-1:00pm USC Doheny Memorial Library (DML) 241 Join us for a conversation with David Levitus (2013 USC History Ph.D.)...

Gentrification Near Rail Transit Areas, presented by Gene Burinski

METRANS Speaker Series "Gentrification Near Rail Transit Areas: A micro-data analysis of moves into and out of Los Angeles Metro rail station areas"...

Grad Forum Series | Navigating Grad (PhD) Life

Brett Sheehan, Professor of History and East Asian Languages and Cultures Saori Katada, Associate Professor of International Relations RSVP | FLYER The...

Nonprofit Research Seminar: “The Shock of Evaluation: Examining the Impact of Efficiency Metrics on Nonprofit’s Reporting and Revenues”

Nonprofit Research Seminar Series – Fall 2018 Hosted by The USC Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy “The Shock of Evaluation: Examining the Impact of...

Congressional Research Service Information Session

CRS is a an agency within the Library of Congress that provides non-partisan research to Members of Congress, Congressional committees, or staff on topics of...

Algebra Seminar: Extra-special 2-groups in the classification of quadratic fusion categories

Henry Tucker, UC San Diego Abstract: The objects of fusion categories generalize the behavior of representations of finite groups. Izumi’s quadratic...

CAMS Colloquium: Enhanced Diffusivity in Chaotic Flows

Jack Xin, UC Irvine Abstract: Transport phenomena in fluid flows are observed ubiquitously in nature such as smoke rings in the air, pollutants in the...

TAI CHI - Movement Meditation Series

A mindful body meditation involving specific postures and gentle movements with mental focus, breathing, & relaxation. Sessions are led by Diane...

Trojan Talk with Duff & Phelps

Trojan Talk with Duff & Phelps They will be providing information on Duff & Phelps and their core values. They are also going to open up to questions and...

“Fit as a Fiddle” Wellness Workshop with Pamela Frank & Howard Nelson

Renowned violinist Pamela Frank and physical therapist Howard Nelson present a program exploring the relationship between physical and mechanical awareness...

Jazz Night: Jazz Honors Combo

The Jazz Honors Combo, a select group of USC Thornton jazz musicians led by Jason Goldman, headlines this ongoing showcase of contemporary jazz at Carson...

Native American Student Union

The USC Native American Student Union (NASU) offers an opportunity for Native American Trojans to connect and empower one another both academically and...

Tuesday, September 25

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

The MedTech Conference

Meet our USC Stevens Center for Innovation team at The MedTech Conference September 24-26, 2018 in Philadelphia. Attending from USC Stevens will...

CSU Grad School Virtual Fair

Interact Live with California State University Graduate Programs at this free event! View complete details.

Trojan Talk with Google

USC Info Session for Juniors/Seniors interested in non-tech roles We're a lot more than just free food. Learn about our history, culture, and the impact you...

 I3 - Investigate Industries and Internships: Financial Services

Wondering what you can do with your major? Looking for an internship? Interested in learning more about what working in certain industries is like? This...

Master of Education in Educational Counseling (EC) Program Webinar Session

Please join the USC Rossier School of Education to learn more about the Master of Education in Educational Counseling program. This webinar will provide an...

USC Paleosciences Research Seminar Series

The USC Paleosciences Research Consortium Presents: Brian Atkinson, PhD "Fossils, Phylogenetics, and Disparity: Reconstructing the Initial Diversification...

USC Stem Cell Seminar: Helen Goodridge, Cedars-Sinai—“Myeloid cell heterogeneity, origins,  and functional programming”

Live webcast at keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar Myeloid cells, including neutrophils, monocytes and dendritic cells (DCs), play key roles in...

Master of Education in Enrollment Management and Policy (EMP) Program Webinar Session

Join the faculty creators of the Master of Education in Enrollment Management and Policy program to learn about the new comprehensive graduate degree focused...

PIPE* Workshop:  LaGina Gause, UCSD

LaGina Gause will discuss her research paper, The Advantage of Disadvantage: Protests, Resources, and Legislative Behavior. It is well documented that...

Fall 2018 EASC Faculty Luncheon Meeting

Each semester, EASC invites our affiliated faculty to join us for a luncheon meeting. Faculty will have the opportunity to hear about the latest activities...

Fellows Roundtables with Dan Schwerin and Gentry Collins

RSVP ONLY Each week, the CPF’s Fellows are proud to host our Roundtables discussion series, facilitating focused conversations on policy and practical...

Synthesizing Nanoparticles for Green Energy: New Chemistry from the Core to the Surface

Inorganic Professor Janet Macdonald; Department of Chemistry; Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee

Classical Guitar Masterclass with Eliot Frisk

Charismatic American guitarist Eliot Fisk presents a masterclass with students of USC Thornton's Classical Guitar program.

PhD in Urban Education Policy (PhD) Webinar

Please join the staff of USC Rossier School of Education Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Education Policy program to learn more about the program. This webinar...

Trojan Talk with Google

USC Info Session for Juniors/Seniors interested in non-tech roles We're a lot more than just free food. Learn about our history, culture, and the impact you...

USC Dornsife Career Pathways Work it Series | Write it: Cover letters and business communication

Preparing for a career after college is an integral part of a USC Dornsife education. The “Work it” series are instructional seminars designed to promote...

KUNDALINI YOGA - Movement Meditation Series

In India, yoga is a system for wellbeing on all levels: physical, mental, emotional & spiritual. Classes at the University Religious Center are taught by...

USC Dornsife INET Seminar Series - Solomon Hsiang

Chancellor's Associate Professor of Public Policy, Solomon Hsiang (UC Berkely), will present at the USC Dornsife INET's Seminar Series. For more...

Polling: Art, Science or Guesswork?

Join the USC Dornsife Center for the Political Future and the USC Annenberg Center for Communication Leadership and Policy for our first panel discussion of...

Trojan Talk with Raytheon

Join representatives from Raytheon to learn about the positions they will be recruiting for on campus. Raytheon offers a 2-3 year rotational Leadership...

Life after death  on a remote Pacific  reef: lessons in resilience

Voices for a Sustainable and Equitable Future Seminar Series, presented by Kim Cobb, Professor & Chair, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Georgia Institute of...

Trojan Talk with PNC Financial Services

Trojan Talk with PNC Financial Services PNC Real Estate Banking is one of the largest, most active commercial real estate lenders in the country, with a...

L’Oréal (China) Info Session

L’Oréal (China) Info Session Time: Tuesday, September 25th , 6:30pm(U.S. time) or Wednesday, September 26th, 9:30am(China time) Location: Online(webinar...

 Viet Thanh Nguyen in Conversation with Jose Antonio Vargas

ADMISSION: This is a ticketed event. A limited number of free tickets will be available for USC students only. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Tuesday,...

Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen: Jose Antonio Vargas in Conversation with Viet Thanh Nguyen

ADMISSION: This is a ticketed event. A limited number of free tickets will be available for USC students only. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Tuesday,...

Wednesday, September 26

From Bench to Market: Working With the Stevens Center to Commercialize Your Innovations

Learn about USC's tech transfer process, how we work with you, and the programs offered by the Stevens Center. RSVP REQUIRED:...

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

The MedTech Conference

Meet our USC Stevens Center for Innovation team at The MedTech Conference September 24-26, 2018 in Philadelphia. Attending from USC Stevens will...

Framing Prop 10: Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act Repeal in California

The Dean's Policy Breakfast Series Join the USC Price School of Public Policy for our Fall Dean's Policy Breakfast to discuss an important California...

Willow Tree Campus Recruiting Online Information Session

Attend this free live Q&A hosted by Willow Tree on September 26 at 10:00 a.m. on Hallo. WillowTree is a mobile design and app development company providing...

 I3 - Investigate Industries and Internships: Consulting

Wondering what you can do with your major? Looking for an internship? Interested in learning more about what working in certain industries is like? This...

Trojan Farmers Market

The Trojan Farmers Market is an open-air marketplace that brings fresh, locally sourced produce and goods to the USC campus. The goal of the market is to...

From Bench to Market: Working With the Stevens Center to Commercialize Your Innovations

Learn about USC's tech transfer process, how we work with you, and the programs offered by the Stevens Center. Offered as part of the Stevens Center...

VSGC Student Summer Grant Research Presentations #1

VSGC students awarded summer 2018 research funding will give short presentations on their projects. Students and faculty are encouraged to attend and respond.

From Bench to Clinical Applications: Taking a Step Forward

Part of the Center for Excellence in Research (CER) Fall 2018 Mentoring Events, brought to you by SC CTSI and the MESH Academy This 3-part seminar series...

Taikang Healthcare Trojan Talk

Taikang Healthcare Info Session Time: 12:30pm-1:30pm, Wednesday, September 26th Location: GER 3rd Floor room 309, Leonard Davis School of...

Combinatorics Seminar: Combinatorial Neural Codes, Toric Ideals, and State Polytopes

Robert Davis, Harvey Mudd College Abstract: Combinatorial neural codes are 0/1 vectors that are used to model the co-firing patterns of a set of place cells...

Feel Better Workshops Drop-In - USC Student Health

Feel Better Workshops are open to all undergraduate and graduate students. They are a great fit for anyone who would like to learn basic skills or consider...

Intelligent Intersections Reduce Crashes and  Support the Safe Introduction of Autonomous Vehicles

Fall 2018 Transportation Research Seminar, presented By Pravin Varaiya 40% of all crashes, 50% of serious collisions and 20% of fatalities occur in...

An afternoon with David Charles Sloane, a book conversation and signing, "Is the Cemetery Dead?"

Join the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy this September for an engaging afternoon with Professor David Sloane to discuss his new book, Is the Cemetery...

Mathematics Colloquium: Braids, Polynomials and Hilbert's 13th Problem

Jesse Wolfson, UC Irvine Abstract: There are still completely open fundamental questions about polynomials in one variable. One example is Hilbert's 13th...

GMAT Test-Taking Strategies with Princeton Review

A Princeton Review representative will teach you tips, tricks, and worthwhile strategies when studying for and taking the GMAT Exam - for FREE! The GMAT exam...

Music@RushHour: Cello Masterworks

Cellist and USC Thornton senior Gabriel Martins presents some of the most challenging and beautiful works for solo cello and cello with piano. The program...

Ninth Annual Celebration of History!

The Department of History cordially invites all majors, minors & friends to the Ninth Annual Celebration of History! Please join us for a formal dinner and...

Lecture: Mark Lee

Mark Lee is a founding partner of the architecture firm Johnston Marklee, along with Sharon Johnston. He is currently the Chair of the Department of...

MBA PM (Part-Time) Information Session

Join MBA Admissions, alumni and students to learn more about the USC Marshall Part-Time MBA Program located in Irvine. This is your opportunity to ask...

Trojan Talk with Triage 

Trojan Talk with Triage Triage is one of the nation’s leading hospital revenue review consultancies, with offices in San Francisco and Atlanta. We are a...

Strings Showcase: Open Performance Evening

Students of Thornton's Strings program present an evening of solo and chamber performances

Trojan Talk with Transom Consulting Group

Transom Consulting Group is a boutique, L.A.-based strategy and operations consultancy that serves market leaders in financial services. We are trusted...

USC Interfaith Council

USC has more student religious groups than any other university in the United States, and the Interfaith Council includes students representing the diversity...

Thursday, September 27

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

Unisys Campus Recruiting Online Information Session

Attend this free live Q&A hosted by Unisys on September 27 at 10:00 a.m. on Hallo. Unisys Corporation is a global information technology company that...

 I3 - Investigate Industries and Internships: Business & Economics

Wondering what you can do with your major? Looking for an internship? Interested in learning more about what working in certain industries is like? This...

American Dreams: Jewish Refugees and Chinese Locals in Post-World War II Shanghai

A public lecture by USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research 2018-2019 Breslauer, Rutman & Anderson Research Fellow Kimberly Cheng...

American Dreams: Jewish Refugees and Chinese Locals in Post-World War II Shanghai (USC CAGR)

A public lecture by Kimberly Cheng (PhD candidate in Hebrew & Judaic Studies and History, New York University), 2018-2019 Breslauer, Rutman & Anderson...

Master of Education in Learning Design and Technology (LDT) Program Webinar Session

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...

IYENGAR YOGA - Movement Meditation Series

In India, yoga is a system for wellbeing on all levels: physical, mental, emotional & spiritual. Classes at the University Religious Center are taught by...

Fellows Roundtables with Dan Schwerin

RSVP ONLY Each week, the CPF’s Fellows are proud to host our Roundtables discussion series, facilitating focused conversations on policy and practical...

From Laws and Standards to Implementation of Interventions in Global Health: Human Rights in Praxis

Join the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration and USC Institute for Global Health at the next installment of the 2018-2019 Global(HEALTH+LAW) Series...

 USC Dornsife Career Pathways Work it Series | Brand it: Branding your professional identity

Preparing for a career after college is an integral part of a USC Dornsife education. The “Work it” series are instructional seminars designed to promote...

CommuniTEA

Trojan family tea time featuring free chai, desserts, ping pong and periodic art projects. All USC students and staff are welcome to attend.

Master of Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) Program Webinar Session

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

BALL & Other Funny Stories About Cancer

BALL & Other Funny Stories About Cancer A Performance by Brian Lobel and Gia Jones Stories of Hope, Healing, and Advocacy: The Medical Humanities, Arts, and...

Trojan Talk with Tanda Inc.

Tanda is Australia’s largest workforce success company with over 100 staff globally across 4 countries. Listen to our deals experts talk about the best way...

Hidden in Plain Sight: Uncovering Japanese Enemy Alien Internment at Camp Livingston, Louisiana

In World War II, Camp Livingston was a bustling US Army base located near Alexandria, Louisiana. It is mostly remembered for its use during the Louisiana...

AFI Conservatory Information Session

The American Film Institute Conservatory is hosting an Information Session for filmmakers interested in pursuing their MFA in one of six disciplines:...

Q & A session ​​​​​​​and conversation with Price alum Jessica Du about the GAO experience

Are you interested in a career in the federal government? You’re invited to a conversation with Price alum Jessica Du (MPP, 2016), who will discuss her...

#TUNNELVISION presents: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

Film screening followed by a conversation with special guest Dr. Richard Edinger, executive director of Dornsife Honors Programs Open to all USC students |...

Lineage and Transgression: The Grotowski Legacy with Marina Gregory

ADMISSION: Admission is free. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Wednesday, August 29, at 9 a.m. USC Students, Staff, and Faculty: RSVP USC Alumni:...

USC School of Dramatic Arts presents: KENTUCKY

Hiro – a self-made, single woman in NYC – returns to her native Kentucky to stop her born-again baby sister from marrying a man she hardly knows. Will she...

Friday, September 28

Maya Women and the Textile Tradition: Agency and Livelihood

The indigenous Maya people, who inhabit the area of Southern Mexico and northern Central America, have a distinguished, centuries-long tradition of creating...

KPMG Inclusion & Diversity Day

*THIS EVENT IS INVITE ONLY* KPMG is seeking high-performing, ethnically diverse students pursuing Accounting, Business & STEM degrees; who want to become the...

LABYRINTH - Movement Meditation Series

Drop-in anytime for a silent, self-guided walking meditation. All USC students and staff are welcome to participate.

Yoga at Fisher

Breathe, unwind and enjoy free yoga at the USC Fisher Museum of Art. Stretch your muscles and meditate in galleries surrounded with works based on aerial...

SC CTSI Research Development Outreach Tour: CHLA Resource Fair

Learn about the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute and its pilot funding opportunities, academic seminars, events, workshops...

The Power of the Cover Letter

The USC Price Office of Career Services invited Price School students to attend a workshop on The cover letter is a professional introduction to yourself,...

Discussions Across the Humanities with Aaron Wile

Aaron Wile, Postdoctoral Fellow, USC Society of Fellows "Absolutism and the Origins of 'Rococo' Painting" Friday, September 28, 2018 University of Southern...

Peek into the Private Sector Panel Event

The Office of Career Services cordially invites you to attend this panel event to hear from alumni who work in the private sector and how they pivoted into...

Ceremonies and Celebrations: Textile Treasures from the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection

Ceremonies and Celebrations: Textile Treasures from the USC Pacific Asia Museum Collection An Experience L.A. Event Depart USC at 12:45 p.m.; return at 5:45...

API Women Leaders Lunch

The Asian Pacific Islander Caucus will host this panel discussion. Be ready to engage with a top set of leaders in the API community. Lunch provided!

GRE Practice Exam

A FREE practice GRE Exam will be proctored in a computer lab on campus as if it's the real thing! Find out what scores you are likely to get on the real GRE...

Population, Health and Place Ph.D. Info Session

Learn about this interdisciplinary Ph.D. program jointly offered by the Keck School of Medicine of USC Department of Preventive Medicine, the USC Dornsife...

Trojan Talk with Applied Value

Work on high-profile projects with Fortune 500 companies while surrounded with the most dynamic and driven consultants in the industry. Applied Value...

Violin Masterclass with Cho-Liang Lin

Esteemed Taiwanese-American violinist Cho-Liang Lin, in a welcome return visit to USC, presents a masterclass for students of the USC Thornton Strings program.

Joint Math Finance Colloquium and Probability/Statistics Seminar: Moving Scalarizations for Time Consistency in Dynamic Multivariate Problems in Finance

Zachary Feinstein, Washington University Saint Louis Abstract: In this talk we will consider the time consistency problem for dynamic multivariate risk...

The Power of the Weave: The Hidden Meanings of Cloth

Cloth forms markets in which vast amounts of money circulate. As well as having deep associations with literature and painting, it occupied a major position...

OC Podiatric Medical Association: Advancements in Foot & Ankle Surgery

This annual symposium addresses topics of interest to physicians and surgeons who care for patients with foot and ankle disorders. The topics of the 2018...

Einstein's Light

A performance of a new concert piece by composer/pianist Bruce Adolphe and violinist Nathan Cole followed by a panel discussion. Please RSVP to Denise or...

Faculty Recital with Rod Gilfry

Rod Gilfry, a member of the USC Thornton faculty and a celebrated operatic baritone, revels in contemporary vocal works from Bernstein to Aucoin, exploring a...

USC School of Dramatic Arts presents: KENTUCKY

Hiro – a self-made, single woman in NYC – returns to her native Kentucky to stop her born-again baby sister from marrying a man she hardly knows. Will she...

September 22 - 28, 2018