Qualcomm Women’s Collegiate Conference 2015

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Hey everyone! While my fellow VSAs will be sharing a little bit about research experiences with you this week, I thought I’d tell you about a conference that I had the opportunity to attend this past winter break.  Last fall, I got an email about a conference hosted by Qualcomm, a telecommunications and semiconductor company co-founded by USC’s own Andrew …

The Nature of Competition

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Hi guys! Colleges and college students often raise the topic of competition as a natural selection method for determining the best and brightest in a class.  Coming from high school and playing sports, I have always bought into this idea of competition.  May the best man win has wormed its way into my mindset and perspective towards academics and life. …

Those Little Bits of Wisdom and Inspiration Along the Way

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Hey All! I hope you had a fantastic Halloween and either got a lot of candy or were able to spend it doing something you really enjoyed!  A few friends from my hometown came to visit during this time and it made me really realize how far I have come since middle and high school.  We are not completely different …

Interviewing

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Throughout your life, whether it be a regular day job at a gym, applying to college or looking for a professional job, you will have to go through various interviews. While some people find that interviewing is one of their strengths, many people see it as a nervous experience that they rather avoid, but today ladies and gentlemen, I’m going …

The Night Before Career Fair: VINE

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VINE for the Viterbi Industry Networking Event happens annually the night before the Fall Career Fair.  The dinner is an opportunity to in one word, which is extremely important these days: network. Networking is metting with people and discussing areas of interest to increase awareness of a field and potential career options.  Meeting and talking with someone first hand rather …

Data Analytics Internship

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This past summer I interned at Guavus, a big-data analytics company based in the Bay Area. I had an awesome time getting to know the ins and outs of a pretty complex and booming industry, but I wouldn’t have had the chance without USC. Go #USA #worldcupatwork #ibelieve #ViterbiCareers pic.twitter.com/fuLtFyup9C — Ally Reister (@AllyReister) June 26, 2014 I was pretty …

Making Connections at the Career Fair

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It’s that time of the semester again: career week! That means that USC is putting on multiple events where students will have the opportunity to meet with potential employers, and hopefully secure jobs and internships! My favorite thing about career week is the fact that Viterbi has its own events just for engineering students to talk to employers interested in …

Viterbi Career Fair Week!

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Hey everyone! This week is career week which is very exciting because we all hope to get great jobs when we graduate!  USC hosts a lot of great career development opportunities and information sessions, but I love that Viterbi has a lot of it’s own resources! This week the two big events will be VINE (Viterbi Industry Networking Night) and the …

Viterbi Career Conference

Sarah Work Leave a Comment

Hi everyone! It’s hard to believe that it’s already time to start thinking about what I’m going to do for next summer, but it’s true! I’m currently in the process of applying for internships at various companies for the upcoming summer. Applying for internships can be stressful and complicated, but thankfully the Viterbi Career Center has a lot of different …

My Fall Semester in a Nutshell

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Hey Guys! I hope those of you who got a chance to caravan up California for the weekender had a fantastic time!  I have gone twice, and never regretted it.  If you get the opportunity, buy tickets and make the trip!  It is unreal to see how USC comes and conquers Berkeley, San Francisco, and the Bay Area during this …