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Troy Camp

Frankie Frankie Leave a Comment

I joined quite a bit of clubs this year based on interest and the need to become more apart of school. While I joined a wide variety of clubs ranging from Society of Petroleum Engineers to Ski Team, I would have to say my favorite would be Troy Camp. Troy Camp is an organization dedicated to bettering the community and …

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My Favorite Extracurricular: Adsum Literary Magazine

Emily Emily, Uncategorized, Viterbi Plus Leave a Comment

I’ve already written a post about why it’s good to have activities outside of engineering, but right now I’m going to talk more specifically about my favorite extracurricular: Adsum literary magazine. One of my goals in life (aside from world domination) is to be a novelist. Not necessarily as my primary source of income (at least not to begin with, I would …

EmilyMy Favorite Extracurricular: Adsum Literary Magazine
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VSA: A Way to Be a Viterbi Leader

Jacquie Jacquie, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

Hi everyone! I hope you all enjoyed your Halloweens last week. I cannot believe it is already November. This semester keeps flying by with some great times. Some of my favorite memories have come from my involvement in different organizations. Of these, I have been able to learn so much from being a Viterbi Student Ambassador. Not only do I …

JacquieVSA: A Way to Be a Viterbi Leader
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My Favorite Student Organization: The American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Sarah Sarah, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

My favorite student organization is the one that I’ve had the largest opportunity to grow in: The American Institute of Chemical Engineers! I joined the American Institute of Chemical Engineers when I was a freshmen as a way to get to know the chemical engineers at USC outside of the classroom. At the time, I didn’t realize that an added …

SarahMy Favorite Student Organization: The American Institute of Chemical Engineers
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Getting Involved: Engineers Without Borders

Molly Civil and Environmental, Molly, Viterbi Orgs, Viterbi Plus Leave a Comment

When I came to campus as a freshman and went to the campus involvement fair, I put my name down on countless email lists of clubs and activities that sounded interesting. I had no idea of what I wanted to do, but I figured if I tried everything that I was bound to like at least one of them. Luckily …

MollyGetting Involved: Engineers Without Borders
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My Favorite Involvement: Freshman Academy Coaching!

Lyssa Lyssa, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

Hello everyone!  This week we are all blogging about our favorite involvement and I’m going to share my absolute favorite- Freshman Academy Coaching! Freshman Academy is a class all incoming freshman engineers take, and it is basically a class that explains on a very broad scale what engineers do and what kinds of problems they solve.  There are students from …

LyssaMy Favorite Involvement: Freshman Academy Coaching!

You Made What?! 3D Printing

Ian Aerospace and Mechanical, Astro Engineering, Biomedical, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental, CompSci, Electrical, Ian, industrial and systems, Uncategorized, Viterbi Orgs, Viterbi Plus Leave a Comment

One of the greatest things about USC, in my humble opinion, is the ability for students to see a need and fill it. Last year my friends and I decided that there was a shortage of 3D printing opportunities for students across all majors on USC’s campus. Several schools here- including the Architecture School, Viterbi, and Roski- have access to …

IanYou Made What?! 3D Printing
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If you can think it, you can print it. Exploring 3D4E, the on campus 3D printing club.

Jordan Jordan, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

Hi guys,   So if you’ve been reading my blogs this year, you have definitely heard me talking a little about the 3D printing club on campus. 3D4E stands for 3D 4 Everyone, and means exactly that– we aim to provide information and experience for anyone interested in 3D printing and design. We are currently based out of the Blackstone …

JordanIf you can think it, you can print it. Exploring 3D4E, the on campus 3D printing club.
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What is a KIUEL (cool) Engineer?

Betty Betty, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

My freshman year I did what many do and applied for every opportunity I saw on a flyer or facebook and I went to every club meeting that somewhat interested me. One of the few organizations I actually continued with my sophomore year is KIUEL, The Klein Institute of Undergraduate Engineering Life! I started my involvement in KIUEL by joining …

BettyWhat is a KIUEL (cool) Engineer?
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The Fun in Non-engineering Extracurriculars

Emily Emily, Uncategorized, Viterbi Life, Viterbi Orgs, Viterbi Plus Leave a Comment

ASBME, SWE, Engineers Without Borders, SC Racing. These are all great organizations for engineers. And yet, I’m not currently involved in any of these. It isn’t because I don’t like being an engineer or because I don’t think that they’re worthwhile organizations. They absolutely are. But part of the fun in extracurricular activities is that they can be absolutely random and …

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Bring It On Fall Semester

Emily Emily, Viterbi Class, Viterbi Life Leave a Comment

Oh, fall semester. The semester of football, football, and football. Oh, and football. All right, so there’s a lot more to the start of the school year than just football, but given the history and culture of USC football, it’s worth mentioning (at least once). This fall is the start of my sophomore year and it’s going to be busy …

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The Start of Junior Year

Jacquie Jacquie Leave a Comment

Hi everyone! I hope you have had a great start to the week. I am officially out of summer mode and back into the swing of things here at USC. I am jumping right back into the organizations I was previously involved in and starting out in my new classes. Here is a little overview of what this coming semester …

JacquieThe Start of Junior Year
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A Preview of My Fall Semester!

Sarah Chemical Engineering, Sarah, Viterbi Life, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

Hey everyone! Hope you all have had a good start back to school so far. It’s really hard for me to come to terms with the fact that I’m starting the second half of my time as an undergraduate here at USC! I’ve come a long way since Freshman year, and I can’t wait to see how I continue to …

SarahA Preview of My Fall Semester!
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Junior Year Fall Semester Preview

Molly Civil and Environmental, Molly, Uncategorized, Viterbi Class, Viterbi Life, Viterbi Orgs, Viterbi Plus Leave a Comment

Hey everyone! It’s hard to believe that I’m already into the second half of my undergraduate career here at USC, but I also couldn’t be more excited! This first week was a whirlwind of activity, and it’s looking like the rest of the semester is going to be equally busy and fun! Junior year means the start of some smaller, …

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My Semester: Fall 2014

Juliana Juliana Leave a Comment

Hey guys! I hope you’re all excited to be heading back to school, even if you haven’t started yet. My first week of classes is officially over, and I’m already super excited for this semester. I’m going to tell you a little about what I’ve been doing since I got back to USC, what my classes are like this fall, …

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Classes and Clubs and Football, Oh My! Fall 2014 Preview

Lyssa Chemical Engineering, Lyssa, Viterbi Life Leave a Comment

Hello everyone! I can’t believe the first week of my senior year already flew past! I’m excited but also sad to be starting my last year at USC, and I’m already planning on staying for a little while longer to finish my progressive degree in engineering management! While senior year is a bittersweet prospect, I have a lot to look …

LyssaClasses and Clubs and Football, Oh My! Fall 2014 Preview
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My Favorite Organization: USC Racing

Ian Aerospace and Mechanical, Civil and Environmental, Electrical, Ian, industrial and systems, Summer Experiences, Viterbi Engineering, Viterbi Orgs Leave a Comment

I love USC’s is the many extracurricular opportunities that are offered on campus. In engineering, ‘hands on’ experience is the most valuable that you can obtain. When I think about experience I think about design teams, and when I think design teams I think USC Racing. USC Racing builds a new Formula style car from scratch every school year, in preparation …

IanMy Favorite Organization: USC Racing
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My Semester at a Glance

Jacquie Jacquie, Summer Experiences Leave a Comment

Hi everyone! I cannot believe that the last week of classes for this semester are over. Final exams are all that stand between the summer and me. I cannot wait to spend some time with my family and finalize my summer internship plans in the next couple of weeks. I’ll tell you about some of my favorite memories from this …

JacquieMy Semester at a Glance
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Summer Plans! Israel & Internship

Markus Markus, Summer Experiences Leave a Comment

Hey Everyone, I cannot believe that summer is right around the corner with only a few finals standing in my way.  Right when the semester comes to a close, I will have the opportunity to go abroad to the Middle East, and work a technical internship back in Los Angeles.  A fun and jam packed summer ahead of me, I …

MarkusSummer Plans! Israel & Internship