Give back to the community
strive to make social change to improving our environment and society. These organizations often take the form of initiating projects or participating in community service events. Philanthropy is important to us and we try to give back to the community through not only volunteering but also creative thinking.
Explore some of the student organizations
Listen to what our professional orgs are up to
Code the Change is a student organization that seeks to apply computer science skills to make a social impact. Liam and Alicia talk about the club’s current and past projects working with local non profit organizations and give advice for aspiring computer science students.
Engineers Without Borders gives students the opportunity to make an impact by pairing with communities around the globe to solve real world issues with sustainable, equitable, and economical solutions. EWB’s at USC is currently working on projects in Guatemala and the San Diego Zoo!
One of the coolest ways to give back and make a #ViterbiImpact is USC Troy Camp. We sat down with Lindsey “Shortcake” and Nausher “Manatee” to talk about this student-run philanthropy that provides life-long mentorship to local kids in the Los Angeles area. The highlight of the club is putting on a week long summer camp full of nature, activities, and friendship.