3-079: Chemical Engineering with Dr. Noah Malmstadt

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/426775116&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Paul and Rhea sit down with Professor Noah Malmstadt from the Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering. Tune in for a thorough conversation about what constitutes the field of chemical engineering, Dr. Malmstadt's research in membrane architecture and microfluiditics, and what lead him to ultimately pursue academia. Check out more! ...

3-078: Plasma Physics, Satellites and Rocket Propulsion with Dr. Paul Giuliano

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/423441660&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Paul and Rhea chat with Dr. Paul Giuliano, a professor in our astronautical engineering department, engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and a fellow Trojan! Dr. Giuiliano was actually one of the founding members of our incredible Rocket Propulsion Lab, one of the most popular design teams on campus. Join ...

3-077: Engineering, Music and Dance with Catherine, Pia and Priscilla

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/421441314&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Ying interviews three Viterbi students about their involvements with the music and dance communities on campus. Tune in for a fun conversation with Catherine, Pia and Priscilla about their experiences playing in a jazz combo, dancing in a hip-hop group, and playing for the FAMOUS trojan marching band!!!! Check out ...

3-076: Why USC?

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/419706848&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Camila interviews some current USC students on their college decision process. Tune in to hear some fun conversations and personal stories about why these students chose to join the Trojan Family!! Check out more! Meet Camila, the host of this episode! Read why all of us picked USC!

3-075: #IGotIntoUSC – Admission Decisions 2018

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/417642800&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> Join Paul Ledesma, Rebecca Beiter and Matthew O'Pray as they discuss the decisions you've all been waiting for, the newly admitted class of 2022!! Tune in to hear about the admission process, what goes into reading an application, some logistics for our admitted students, and our upcoming on-campus programs for our future Trojans! ...

3-074: Personalized Medicine with Dr. Eun Ji Chung

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/416072244&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> This is our first installment in our brand new series, Office Hours! Join host Daniel Donchev as he discusses personalized medicine, nanomaterials and the future of medical research with Dr. Eun Ji Chung. This series will focus on short, in-depth, technical conversations with USC faculty, covering a variety of topics; keep an eye ...

3-073: Sports at USC with Sarah, David and Matt

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/412705374&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, our fourth installment in our This Viterbi Life series, Shuntaro talks to Sarah, David and Matt about their involvements in sports at USC. Listen on to hear about how athletics shaped these students' lives. Check out more! Meet Shuntaro, the host of this episode! Read Shana's Blog about Sports in ...

3-072: Mobile App Development with Professor Trina Gregory

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<iframe width="100%" height="166" scrolling="no" frameborder="no" allow="autoplay" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/410718519&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true"></iframe> In this episode, Paul and Rhea sit down with Professor Trina Gregory, a professor in the Information Technologies Program here at USC, and the director/creator of the minor in Mobile App Development. Tune in for a really fun conversation about all things technology, ranging from the creation of the internet to VR and ...

3-071: On-Campus Communities with USC QuEST

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In this episode, Paul and Rhea talk to Jules, Emma and Bailey from USC's chapter of Queers in Engineering, Science and Technology, otherwise known as "QuEST." As one of our diversity organizations, QuEST provides resources for individuals seeking both social and professional opportunities as a queer engineering student, as well as a warm, welcoming community. This was one of my ...

3-070: Student Life with Christina Mireles Martin, Associate Director of Student Engagement

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In this episode, Paul and Rhea sit down with Christina Mireles Martin, the Associate Director of Student Engagement at USC Viterbi, or as she likes to call it, the Associate Director of fun!! Tune in to hear what student involvement looks like at USC, from maintaining over 1000 clubs and organizations, to empowering Trojans to get out of their comfort ...

3-069: USC iPodia with Caitlin, Ly and Manjima

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In this episode, Rhea invites 3 of her peers involved with the USC iPodia program, a unique global initiative at the Viterbi School of Engineering. By creating a global community inside the classroom, iPodia allows students to learn applicable real-world skills in business, engineering and project management, while interacting with students from around the world- tune in to hear how ...

3-067: Athena Hacks with Yingyu and Marsela

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Paul and Rhea talk to Yingyu and Marsela, two of the founders of Athena Hacks, an all-female hackathon based here at USC. Tune in to hear about how they started this massive project, gender empowerment in the CS community, how a hackathon works, and where they hope to take Athena Hacks in the future! Check out more! Learn more about ...

3-066: Nanomedicine, Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials Research with Dr. Eun-Ji Chung

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In this episode, Paul and Rhea talk to Dr. Eun-Ji Chung, professor of biomedical engineering here at USC. On campus, Dr. Chung runs a research lab involved with everything stem cell work, to nanomedicine, to highly specialized drug delivery techniques. Tune into a fun conversation about Dr Chung's experiences moving to LA, Paul's figurine collection, holidays at Disneyland, and of ...

3-065: Curing Cancer, Making Internet Faster, and Synthesizing Nanomaterials with Dr. Andrea Armani

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In this episode, we talk to Dr. Armani about her background, her experiences in every field of science, and her path to becoming a chemical engineering professor here at USC. We also talk about her incredible interdisciplinary lab, where she is simultaneously creating switches to make internet faster, attempting to cure cancer, and fabricate better materials. Finally, we talk about ...

3-064: Busting Admission Myths with Director of Undergraduate Admission, Paul Ledesma

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In this episode, Rhea, Naish, Michael and Sophie ask Paul some of your burning questions about the application process, busting some myths about admission along the way. Catch us talking about the infamous quick take section of USC's app, the importance of "the essay," if an interview helps or hurts, and whether you really need straight A's to get a ...

3-063: Cybersecurity and Forensics Club with Kate, Ayman and Cameron

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In this episode, we talk to Kate, Cameron and Ayman about their experiences in the field of Cybersecurity and Forensics. Listen in to hear about how they got involved in cybersecurity in the first place, the future of digital hacking, and some best practices for protecting your private information online.  Check out more! Learn more about Computer Science! Listen to ...

3-061: IEEE with Daniel and Yifang

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In this episode, two students, Daniel and Yifang, discuss their involvements with IEEE, the USC chapter of the worldwide professional organization for electronics and electrical engineers. We talk about their potential career paths, the programming their organization puts together, and how every buzzy tech word essentially begins with electrical engineers. Check out more! Learn more about Electrical Engineering! Meet Michelle, ...

3-060: Mechanical Engineering and NASA with Dr. Paul Ronney

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In this episode, we talk with Dr. Paul Ronney about his experiences at five different academic institutions, his opinions on the future of mechanical engineering, his time at NASA, and why he loves being a Trojan. Check out more! Learn more about Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering! Meet Michael, Aerospace Engineering Class of 2018!