I’ll meet you at home…I mean Ronald Tutor Hall

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Ronald Tutor Hall. The center of the Viterbi School of Engineering. Home to the world-famous Chicken Banh Mi of the Ronald Tutor Cafe, the lightning fast internet, and the Interaction Lab. Ronald Tutor Hall is where I spend a majority of my time, whether that be meeting with various members of the clubs I’m in over a coffee in the …

El Nino is Back

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Hey everyone! Hope everyone’s break was festive and fun! I know I had a great time!   After wrapping up finals last semester I drove home to the Bay Area to meet catch up with family and friends for about a week, then headed up to Lake Tahoe for an unbelievable ski trip. El Nino, a beautiful yet destructive weather …

City Fellows Consortium–Entrepreneurship in LA

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Hey everyone! Hope everything is going well—especially those filling out college applications! I’ve talked about all the fun research projects and other engineering activities that I’ve been doing on and off campus, but one that I haven’t mentioned yet is the City Fellows Consortium! This is something that I’m super passionate about and co-founding this consortium has been one of the …

Make your voice heard–Life at USC

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Hey everyone! Hope everyone is doing well and that high school seniors are getting those applications filled out! I often discuss the numerous wonderful opportunities that USC gives its students—from awesome career services offices, chances to travel abroad, and hands-on academic counseling to a large variety of student groups that cover the whole spectrum of social and professional interests. But …

Sandia, Facebook, and Beyond!

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Hey guys—hope everything is going well! As you know, my major at USC is Electrical Engineering and my emphasis is in robotics. And at the same time, I’m pursuing an Entrepreneurship minor in Marshall. My dream job soon after finishing my higher education would be to work in a technology management role at an innovative company preferably working on a …

USC Theta Tau…Professionalism, Service, and Brotherhood for All Engineers

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I’ve blogged last year about starting a student organization at USC and the process and experiences that I had up until that point—finding co-founders, organizing numerous proposals, identifying contacts and on-campus references, and much, much more. To give some context—in the spring semester of 2015, a few friends of mine and I got together and came up with a goal …

Move Fast and Break Things–My Internship Experience

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This summer I have been incredibly lucky to get the opportunity to work on cutting-edge research projects at Facebook and here is what I have experienced so far! If you didn’t know, Facebook was originally a social networking service website developed by Mark Zuckerberg from his college dorm room and now has 1.4 billion monthly users all across the globe. …

Moderating Honors Colloquium

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This spring semester, I was lucky enough to be asked to be the moderator of the Honors Colloquium program at Viterbi and a part of my job as moderator was to find half the speakers to come in every Friday to first have lunch with a small group of students and then speak to the whole class. Being a freshman …