USC Elective Classes

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I’m currently making my schedule for next semester and I have some room for electives classes and looking through all of the options made me realize how many awesome opportunities USC has for its students. 1.Hip Hop I took Hip Hop my spring semester freshman year and it was a really great class to break me out of my comfort …

The Viterbi Career Week through SnapChat

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If you haven’t heard already, @viterbistudent is back at it at SnapChat! We’re posting to our story constantly to try to give you the best view of Viterbi student life. Follow us! This past week was the craziness of career week! People all around are attending info sessions, networking events, and the career fair! And some are even getting interviews …

Am I KIUEL (cool) yet?

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This week we’re talking about our favorite Viterbi Student organization (org) and my favorite org is KIUEL, the Klein Institute of Undergraduate Engineering Life. Since that’s a mouthful to say we just call ourselves KIUEL (cool). KIUEL works closely with Viterbi student affairs to put on Viterbi wide events and initiatives. Our biggest event of the year is Engineers Week …

Viterbi Overseas: 7 Weeks, 5 Countries

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Hey everyone! I’m currently writing this blog from a train going to Berlin, Germany! This summer I jumped over the pond and landed in London, England to embark on Viterbi Overseas summer program. Viterbi Overseas is a summer abroad program offered exclusively to Viterbi students where you can take engineering classes abroad. I made so many incredible new friends on this trip (shout out …

My Design Project!

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My favorite class right now is AME 261, Flight Mechanics. As the class is coming to an end, we were just assigned a group design project. The project is based on AIAAs yearly design project. Every year the project changes its requirements, missions, and design specifications. This year our project is to design a Supersonic UAV Bomber! The project is …

What I wish I knew Freshman Year

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My freshman year at USC was an incredible experience, transition, and memorable, and I thought it couldn’t get any better, but I was wrong. Freshman year is a time of transition, finding your self, pushing limits, and exploring your environment. While it was still an incredible year for me, there are still a few things I wish people had told …

What made me choose USC?

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When I was deciding where to go to college (which is so much harder than the application process), I made a list “Must Haves” of what I knew I had to have in each school. For me, I knew I wanted a medium sized school with a good engineering program, strong athletics, and a study abroad program doable for engineers. Since …

Engineers Week at USC

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Last week was, in my opinion, the greatest week of the year in Viterbi, Engineers Week! I’ve blogged a lot about the excitement of Engineers Week with my work with KIUEL, but now that all of the over is finally over, I completely miss the craziness of Engineers Week. Overall it was a super busy week, but worth all the …

Engineers Week at USC

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Engineers Week is a nation wide week aimed at celebrating engineers contributions to society. USC Viterbi school of Engineering takes part in this week by putting on its own engineers week for undergraduate engineering students. KIUEL which is one of the involvements I blogged about earlier is responsible for putting on events every day for engineers week. All events can …

The Suite Life of Freshman Year

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USC housing is extremely unique because of each of the personalities each living area has. As you read our blogs on freshman housing this week you can start to sense how each on campus housing option changes not just from room style but to personality and spirit! My freshman year, I got placed at the newest dorm on campus, Parkside …

Engineers Week Planning has Begun!

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To continue with this week’s blog theme of our favorite Orgs, I wanted to further elaborate on my favorite Org that I already blogged about, KIUEL! To re-cap, KIUEL, the Klein Institute of Undergraduate Engineering Life , serves as the umbrella organization over all Viterbi Student Orgs while also holding events to bring the Viterbi Community Together. Our biggest event of …