Lecture / Talk / Workshop Events

February 6 - 12, 2018

Tuesday, February 6

USC Dornsife INET Seminar Series - Geert Dhaene
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Professor of Economics and Business Administration, Geert Dhaene (KU Leven), will present at the USC Dornsife INET's Seminar Series. For more information,...

USC Stem Cell Seminar: Kathryn Anderson, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center—“The dynamics of mouse gastrulation EMT: cell biology controls cell fate”
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Epithelial-mesenchymal transitions (EMTs) are dynamic processes in which cells in stable epithelia acquire the ability to migrate and organize new tissues....

PIPE* Workshop: R. Michael Alvarez, Caltech
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Residual Vote Rate Did you know that nearly 2% of voters who went to the polls in 2016 failed to cast a vote for president? This 2% “residual vote rate” is...

Towards molecular-based H2-evolving photocathodes
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Inorganic Chemistry Professor Vincent Artero; Department of Biology and Chemistry; Universite Grenoble Alpes

Quintiles Seminar Series: The Effect of the Risk Corridors Program on Marketplace Premiums and Participation
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"The Effect of the Risk Corridors Program on Marketplace Premiums and Participation" About Pinar Karaca-Mandic Associate Professor Pinar Karaca-Mandic...

Share it: Preparing for an interview
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USC Dornsife Career Pathways Work it Series Preparing for a career after college is an integral part of a USC Dornsife education. The “Work it” series are...

The Cost of Traffic: Evidence from the London Congestion Charge
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Cheng Keat Tang Abstract: Traffic congestion is a pervasive and urgent concern for major cities around the world. In this paper, I evaluate the...

GoinGlobal Training Webinar
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Interested in studying abroad, finding an international internship or searching for a new job here or around the world? Get answers to your internship and...

Political Conversation: Frank Luntz
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Join the Unruh Institute for the first installment of our semester-long Political Conversation Series, where notable politicians, political operatives and...

Global Executive Doctor of Education (Global EdD) Information Session - Honolulu, Hawaii
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Please join the University of Southern California's Rossier School of Education Global Executive Ed.D. program for an opportunity to hear about the program's...

Wednesday, February 7

Hawaii Winter Conference
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The USC School of Pharmacy’s Office of Continuing Professional Development has once again partnered with the University of Wisconsin’s College of Pharmacy to...

Digital Scholar Webinar: Using alternative scholarly metrics to showcase the impact of your research
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Overview: Scholarship is increasingly being created, disseminated, and measured on social platforms. If Twitter exchanges, Facebook “saves,” and YouTube hits...

Director's Walkthrough-"Senga Nengudi: Improvisational Gestures"
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Selma Holo, Director of USC Fisher Museum of Art, will lead a tour of Senga Nengudi: Improvisational Gestures.

Student Panel Discussion The Case for Grad School: You Can Never Be Too Educated!
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METRANS Spring Speakers Series Speakers: Shichun Hu Research Associate, USC Viterbi School of Engineering Kate Amissah Transportation Planner, LA...

Student Panel Discussion The Case for Grad School: You Can Never Be Too Educated!
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Speakers: Shichun Hu Research Associate, USC Viterbi School of Engineering Kate Amissah Transportation Planner, LA Metro Sue Dexter Former Program Manager,...

Trojan Talk with Space and Missile Systems Center
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Trojan Talk with Space and Missile Systems Center Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base is looking for recent grads or graduating...

What Matters to Me & Why with Lynn Swann
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“What Matters to Me and Why” represents a creative solution to an important and often unrecognized problem in the university setting: the separation of...

Trump and the Middle East
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Professor Marc Lynch (Georgetown University) will present a lecture assessing Trump's first year of Middle East policy on Wednesday, February 7th at 12:30 pm...

CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY “A Day in the Life”
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CIA Recruitment Visit Are you a Natural Science major interested in a career with the CIA? A CIA Representative will share experiences describing a “Day in...

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

Trojan Talk with Marsh
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Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts are involved in every facet of risk and across...

A search for life in the universe and interstellar probes
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Join us for the 8th Annual Vladimir Zelman MD, PhD Distinguished and Endowed Lecture Series with special guest Pete Worden, Brigadier General, USAF, and...

Trump’s Foreign Policy: One Year Later
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The USC Dornsife Task Force for Global and Political Studies, in partnership with Delta Phi Epsilon and the School of International Relations, invites you to...

2018 New Venture Seed Competition Information Session
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Announcing the 2018 New Venture Seed Competition. Compete for awards totaling $75,000. Attend the Information Session to learn more.

2018 New Venture Seed Competition Information Session
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Learn about the New Venture Seed Competiton, hosted and funded by the Greif Center. Total prizes: $75,000. No business plan required. Contestants refine...

Game Design Presentation with Zachary Norman - Novel Play Patterns Through Instinctual Awareness
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Game Design Presentation with Zachary Norman - Novel Play Patterns Through Instinctual Awareness Presentation by Zachary Norman - President & Co-Founder In...

Herbert G. Klein Lecture
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Pioneering the Future of Polling How the USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times Daybreak Poll saw what others missed in 2016 and a look forward to California's 2018...

Trojan Talk with Edwards Lifesciences
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Trojan Talk with Edwards Lifesciences COME BE INSPIRED. Discover Edwards Lifesciences' award winning products with our Clinical & Regulatory...

Trojan Talk with Gartland & Mellina Group
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Join representatives from Gartland & Mellina Group (GMG) for a discussion on management consulting in the financial services industry and to learn about: *...

USC Architecture Lecture Series: Jimenez Lai & Joanna Grant, Bureau Spectacular
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Join Los Angeles-based Jimenez Lai & Joanna Grant from Bureau Spectacular for an engaging lecture open to the public.

USC Gould Master of Studies in Law (MSL) Information Session
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USC Gould's 100% online MSL prepares students for leadership roles in a wide variety of settings including business, compliance, education, entertainment,...

USC Gould Master of Studies in Law Information Session
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USC Gould's 100% online MSL prepares students for leadership roles in a wide variety of settings including business, compliance, education, entertainment,...

The Fairings of a Literary Mind: A Conversation with Hilton Als
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ADMISSION: Admission is free. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Tuesday, January 16, at 9 a.m. USC Students, Staff, and Faculty: RSVP USC Alumni:...

Thursday, February 8

Research in Equity Lecture Series: Huriya Jabbar
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Huriya Jabbar is an assistant professor in the Educational Policy and Planning program in the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy. Her research...

Viral Evolution, the 1918 Spanish Flu, and the Chemical Biology of Proteostasis
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Chemical Biology Professor Matt Shoulders; Department of Chemistry; MIT The Shoulders Lab is developing and applying a chemical biology and small...

Computational Biology Faculty Candidate Seminar: Adam MacLean PhD (University of California, Irvine)
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Multiscale modeling and inference of stem cell lineage dynamics with single-cell data

Trojan Talk with E&J Gallo Winery
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Did you only get 2 minutes to talk to the Gallo Recruiter at the Career Fair? Are you unsure about what the day-to-day life as a Gallo employee would look...

CV it: Writing a curriculum vitae
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USC Dornsife Career Pathways Work it Series Preparing for a career after college is an integral part of a USC Dornsife education. The “Work it” series are...

Chinese Investment In California: Trends, Players, Worries
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Chinese direct investment in the U.S. reached a record $45 billion in 2016. Over a third of that came to California. The pace and scale of investment dropped...

Feel Better Workshop
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This workshop is a great fit for anyone who would like to learn basic skills or consider new approaches to improve your ability to manage stress or cope with...

GRE Math Peer Tutoring
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A USC Senior who received a perfect score on the Quantitative portion of the GRE exam will be teaching GRE Math concepts and strategies FREE for students!...

The Feres Doctrine, Service Members, & the Courts
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Closing the Courthouse Doors to Service Members: Exploring the Public Policy Implications of the Supreme Court’s Feres Doctrine Due to limited seating, you...

USC Research With Testimonies: Featuring the Center's Summer 2017 Research Fellows
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The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research offers fellowships to support USC undergraduate students, graduate students, and USC faculty...

USC Research With Testimonies: Featuring the Center's Summer 2017 Research Fellows (USC CAGR)
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The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research offers fellowships to support USC undergraduate students, graduate students, and USC faculty...

USC Research with Testimonies: Featuring the Center's Summer 2017 Research Fellows
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The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research offers fellowships to support USC undergraduate students, graduate students, and USC faculty...

Writing Winning Proposals
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Email RSVP Required: usccer@usc.edu Bonnie Lund, Professional Grant Writer and Owner of The Writing Company, will instruct a 3-session workshop that helps...

From Independent to Influential:  The Growth of China Zero Waste Alliance and Its Challenges  
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Dr. Mao Da Thursday, February 8 Public Lecture: 6:00pm in RGL 100 Student Reception with light dinner: 5:00pm RSVP to richard@usc.edu for student...

Conversation@PAM: Fusion Food
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A culinary conversation with Chef Erwin Tjahyadi (Komodo, Bone Kettle) and Chef Ricardo Zarate (Paiche, Rosaline). Moderated by Jonathan Gold of the L.A....

Friday, February 9

2018 Senior Living Executive Course
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The Senior Living Executive Course, presented by the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology in partnership with the USC Marshall School of Business, is...

Martens Economic History Forum 2018 (USC EMSI)
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"Political Economy in Britain’s Atlantic Empire, c. 1500-1800: Geography, Practices, and Politics" Forum Organizers: Jacob Soll, University of Southern...

Martens Economic History Forum 2018
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"Political Economy in Britain’s Atlantic Empire, c. 1500-1800: Geography, Practices, and Politics" Forum Organizers: Jacob Soll, University of Southern...

College Access Day
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Over 300 high school students from the surrounding community will be visiting USC for the 6th annual College Access Day on Friday, February 9th! The day is...

Interdisciplinary Symposium on East Asian Business: SPACE AND PLACE
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The second annual Interdisciplinary Symposium on East Asian Business will take place on February 9. The theme for 2018 is Space and Place which includes the...

"Tax Policy in the Age of Trump" - RFA Distinguished Lecture
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Professor Edward J. McCaffery is the Robert C. Packard Trustee Chair in Law and Professor of Law, Economics and Political Science. He will talk about recent...

HSC WIM Workshop on Salary Negotiation
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The gender wage gap remains an important issue for women. Do you want to learn how to shrink it for yourself? Join Women in Management (WIM) for an exciting...

USC Stem Cell Student/Postdoc Seminar
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Taylor Stucky from Amy Merrill-Brugger's Lab Adnan Chowdhury from Rong Lu's Lab

 GRE Practice Exam
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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...

"Fighting the Serpent: Urban Anti-Colonialism, Black Islamic Liberation Discourses, and Afro-Atlantic Grassroots Activism from Malcolm X to Louis Farrakhan" with Alaina Morgan
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Alaina Morgan is a historian of religion, politics, and race in the U.S. and the African Diaspora since 1945; her dissertation is titled “Atlantic Crescent:...

How Do I Report?
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Sexual Assault, Interpersonal Violence, Stalking, Cyber Harassment, Sexual Harassment... Join VOICE and RSVP with: LAPD, DPS, Title XI, Clery Confidential...

Planet of the Apes 50th Anniversary Screening and Legacy Panel
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Planet of the Apes 50th Anniversary Screening and Legacy Panel ADMISSION: Admission is free. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Tuesday, January 16, at...

Saturday, February 10

2018 Senior Living Executive Course
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The Senior Living Executive Course, presented by the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology in partnership with the USC Marshall School of Business, is...

Latino Parent Association Meeting
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Parents and students are welcome to join the Latino Parent Association (LPA) meeting to learn more about the services, resourses, and opportunities offered...

Renaissance Literature with Bradin Cormack
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"Shakespeare/Example: The Time of Action" This talk considers the logical form and ontology of the example. Bradin Cormack will be attending both to...

Renaissance Literature with Bradin Cormack (USC EMSI)
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Bradin Cormack, Princeton University "Exemplarity" Saturday, February 10, 2018 Huntington Library 1151 Oxford Rd, San Marino, CA Seaver Classroom...

Sunday, February 11

2018 Senior Living Executive Course
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The Senior Living Executive Course, presented by the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology in partnership with the USC Marshall School of Business, is...

Monday, February 12

GRE Math Peer Tutoring
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A USC Senior who received a perfect score on the Quantitative portion of the GRE exam will be teaching GRE Math concepts and strategies FREE for students!...

I3 - Investigate Industries and Internships
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If you're wondering what to do with your major, or you are looking for an internship in your chosen field, this event is for you! Investigate Industries and...

CLASS Workshop: Edward Morrison (Columbia Law School)
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Edward Morrison (Columbia Law School) will present his paper at the seventeenth installment of the Center for Law and Social Science (CLASS) Workshop....

Poland and the Global Surge of Authoritarianism
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A lecture by Adam Michnik, Editor in Chief of Gazeta Wyborcza. Michnik is a distinguished Polish intellectural, dissident, journalist, and advocate for human...

Race, Arts, & Placemaking (RAP) Event - Remembering Nina Simone
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We mark the 50th anniversary of legendary artist Nina Simone's performance at a 1968 "Free Huey!" rally at the now demolished LA Memorial Sports Arena. This...

POST PROP 64: CALIFORNIA’S APPROACH TO MARIJUANA REGULATION
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MARK STARR, DVM, MPVM, was appointed by Governor Brown in 2012 as the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Deputy Director for Environmental Health,...

The Economic Value of  Clarifying Property Rights: Evidence from Water in Idaho's Snake River Basin
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Solutions Lab for a Sustainable and Equitable Future The Economic Value of Clarifying Property Rights: Evidence from Water in Idaho's Snake River Basin ...

 Neuroscience Graduate Program's Distinguished Speaker Series; Liston Conor
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Dr. Conor Liston, an assistant professor of neuroscience in the Feil Family Brain and Mind Institute and an assistant professor of psychiatry at Weill...

An Overview of Historic and Contemporary Drug Discovery and Development... In an Hour
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About the lecture - Learn from the perspective of a career drug discovery scientist (from organic chemistry, biochemistry, biology, material science and...

Free Speech through a New Lens: Film, Digital Media, and Social Change
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ADMISSION: Admission is free. Reservations required. RSVP beginning Wednesday, January 24, at 9 a.m. USC Students, Staff, and Faculty: RSVP USC Alumni:...

“Lobbyists for the Poor: Race, Inequality, and  Legal Aid” with Shaun Ossei-Owusu
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Shaun Ossei-Owusu is a historian of African-Americans, the law, public health, and social policy, whose larger research questions concern how government and...

Governance Salon:  Sarah Binder and Mark Spindel
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The Myth of Independence: How Congress Governs the Federal Reserve Seating limited; must register! Born out of crisis a century ago, the Federal Reserve...

China And Mongolia Since 1990
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Mongolians have often been suspicious of Beijing’s intentions, especially since Qing China occupied Mongolia and treated it as a colony from 1691 to 1911. ...

Trojan Talk with Triage Consulting Group
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Trojan Talk with Triage Consulting Group Triage Consulting Group is a San Francisco-based healthcare financial consulting firm specializing in addressing...

Matlab Training & Competition (Beginner Friendly)
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Overview If you are new to MATLAB, or just want to want to brush up your MATLAB skills, join us for a MATLAB Onramp Party. We will go through the hands‑on...

CECS Alumni & Industry Spotlight
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Students will hear from alumni and industry professionals regarding their academic/professional experiences.

February 6 - 12, 2018