Hogwarts, People Watching, and Lattes: My Favorite Spots Around Campus!

Bethany Bethany, Biomedical, Major, Students, Study, Viterbi Life, Why USC 0 Comments

Hey Everyone! Spring semester is in full swing as we are approaching the fifth week of classes, so today I wanted to talk about my favorite spots on campus. We have such a beautiful campus so if was hard to narrow down my favorite spots, but I got it down to my favorite places to grab food, study, and get …

Best of the USC Campus

ellen-2017 Ellen 0 Comments

Hi everyone! This week I’m going to tell you a little bit about my favorite places on campus.  I spend a lot of time on campus studying, eating, and hanging out with friends, so it helps that campus has something to offer everyone!  Here are some highlights: Studying When I’m not studying at home and I really need to buckle …

My Go-To Spots at SC

Bria Bria, Food 0 Comments

Everyone always asks me what my favorite places on campus are. Narrowing down my favorite spots to just a few is tough, but here it goes! For studying, my go-to place has to be Doheny Library. I think a lot of people overlook it because it is such a staple on our campus, but it’s so beautiful, I love it! …

Favorite Place on Campus

Hannah Hannah 0 Comments

If you’re looking for a quiet place to study or an easy place to meet up with an old friend, I have the insider tip for you.  Over the years I’ve narrowed down my favorite places on campus to the following top 3: RTH cafe: it’s a popular spot for all engineers but what really draws me are the Bahn …

Frankie’s Winter Break Adventures

frankie-2017 Food, Frankie, Free Time 0 Comments

And we are back. Winter break was fun even though it wasn’t very winter like back in Baltimore. On Christmas it was 70; YES 70!  We had to turn the air to keep everyone from sweating away all those Christmas pounds. Christmas isn’t christmas when it is warm or at least an East Coast Christmas isn’t the same. Christmas was …

A Day in LA: Downtown

juliana-2016 Best of LA, Juliana, Viterbi Life 0 Comments

Hey there! Hope you’re having a great week! Today I’m going to talk about one of my favorite parts of LA: Downtown. I think downtown LA, or “DTLA” as it’s colloquially described, sometimes gets overlooked simply because LA has so much to offer. However, it’s one of my favorite places in the city, and certainly one of the places I’ve explored the …

Food in Los Angeles: A USC Student’s Guide to Off-Campus Eateries (Part 3)

Alex-2016 Alex, Food 0 Comments

Welcome back to my five-part blog series Food in Los Angeles! As we move on to Part 3, don’t forget to check out Part 2 here: Part 2. Part 2 details Maccheroni Republic, a cute Italian restaurant located in Downtown LA by the Bradbury Building and Grand Central Market. In Part 3, I’ll look at fancier restaurants in LA’s downtown and …

Local Food Run

Hannah Food, Hannah, Viterbi Plus 0 Comments

Sometimes it’s after 9pm but you’re still hungry, too far from a dining hall and just want a quick bite to eat–and nothing’s in your  fridge.  Ordinarily, this sounds like a hard situation but in LA there’s always a place to go for food.  This week I’m bringing you my quick trip guide to food around campus that’s open when you …

My Weekend Tradition: Korean BBQ

alexb-2017 Alex B. 0 Comments

Going to school in Los Angeles has its pros and cons.  For instance, whenever you plan on driving somewhere you must always allot for an additional 30 minutes to an hour and a half thanks to the infamous LA traffic.  However, when you encounter said traffic it is usually on the way to a beautiful hike in the mountains of …

First Year Advice

Hannah Hannah 0 Comments

Looking back it’s hard to imagine what it was like to come to a  new school full of new people, living arrangements and even food.  The transition was pretty smooth though especially when I kept the following quick tips in mind: 1. “Yes” even when in doubt: when it comes to attending school events from free concerts to speakers to …

Life in Pi Palace

Lauren-2016 Lauren H. 0 Comments

The Local Alpha Delta. Pi Palace. ADPi. Whatever people may call it, I am lucky to call it home for sophomore, junior, and senior year. Living in ADPi for the past two years has been such an amazing experience, so much so that I have decided to live there for all three years after having moved out of my freshman …

Brunch LA

Hannah Hannah, Uncategorized 0 Comments

With Dine LA going on just a few weeks ago, one thing to look forward to over the weekends (and this upcoming one being a long one) is brunch. Los Angeles is  a hotspot for some of California’s best brunch places.  Get a snapshot of the top 3 below: 1. Larchmont Bungalow: red and blue velvet pancakes? you can find …