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Research in Antarctica: My Journey to the End of the World

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Hey everyone! While it’s great being back at USC again, I still find myself reminiscing about my fantastic journey to the end of the world over winter break! While I briefly mentioned my trip to Antarctica in my blog from last week, I wanted to go a little more in depth about the research I was doing and some of …

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The Parthenon, atop the Acropolis in Athens

I Came, I Saw, I Conquered: Winter Break 2014

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As I stepped off the airplane into the cold confines of John F. Kennedy International Airport, I received a text message from my father that would jumpstart my winter break. Without any warning, my father and mother had scheduled a family vacation to Greece! So, five days after landing in New York City, I was off again, this time to …

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My Last Semester- Classes, Interning, and Fun!

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Hi everyone! I can’t believe I’ve already finished week 2 of my last semester of undergrad here at Viterbi! I can already tell that this semester is going to be the quickest to go by. 

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A Reflection of Break to a Preview of Spring

Hannah Hannah, Viterbi Life 1 Comment

Spring semester has already kicked off to an exciting start!  After a winter break packed with traveling, trying new foods and meeting old friends and family, I can’t wait to see what the next couple of months have in store.

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From Antarctica to Organic Chemistry: Back to Spring Semester

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I’m so excited to be back at USC for the spring! It’s definitely nice to be back to the lovely warm Southern California weather, especially after a very cold winter break spent doing research in Antarctica. I had the opportunity to travel to Antarctica for two weeks over winter break with a program called Students on Ice, which is based …

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One Last Semester of Yes, One Last Semester of Biomedical Engineering

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Hey everyone! I hope you had a great break. I do have to admit that I was a little envious of winter breaks like Sam’s, where she went to India, or Sarah who went to Antarctica but I had a blast as well. I went back home to Boston for the break and had about three weeks at home. You …

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Disneyland with my sister!

Spring Semester Already!

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Hey guys! I cannot believe that we are already back at school for the spring semester. Time flew over winter break! Over the course of the several weeks we had off, I took part in a lot of fun activities.

jacquieSpring Semester Already!
Tea with USC President C. L. Max Nikias!

The Beginning of 2014 – Past, Present & Future

Juliana Juliana, Viterbi Life 2 Comments

Hey guys! Well, first of all: happy 2014! There’s something really refreshing to me about starting a new year. I like trying to imagine how my life will be different the next time I watch the ball drop. The last couple of years my predictions haven’t even been close, but I like it that way. College is just a great …

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The bone section in front of the Bellagio!

Spring 2014: The arduous countdown to graduation!

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I am so happy to be starting my last semester at USC. It seems as though my four years have gone by so fast and I cannot believe I will be graduating in four months. However, before I graduate, I gotta make it through my last semester at USC. And it is NOT an easy one. I am taking twenty …

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The Fun Never Ends: A Preview of Spring Semester 2014

Alex Alex, Viterbi Life Leave a Comment

Welcome back! Without further ado, let the spring semester of 2014 commence. But before we get to the details of this semester, I wanted to speak briefly to my amazing winter break. I will write an entire blog about my vacation next week, but, for now, let the above header photo serve as my first hint. After a great break, …

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Winter Break + Spring Semester Update!

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Hey guys! Not only has winter break already ended but also the first week of school is over! 2013 was a great year but I am thinking that 2014 is going to be even better – it’s off to a great start so far!

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Top 10 Countdown Fall 2013

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Hey guys, This semester has flown by!  It is hard to believe Thanksgiving is over and finals are right around the corner.  So many things have happened to make this semester truly memorable.  Below I have listed some of the highlights from my semester, Enjoy!

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Student Organization Highlight : Engineers Without Borders

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    Hey guys! When I first heard of Engineers Without Borders as a freshman I was drawn in by the prospect to travel.  But when I joined the club and had the opportunity to live in Honduras, I realized it was much more than just traveling with other engineers and working on projects.  It is one thing to experience …

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My Debut as an Inventor!! The Tailgator!!

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This Christmas, I decided to make my sister an awesome present, check out the youtube link below! It’s called How an Engineer Does Christmas http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQHaV4-Fgi4 The video documents my work as I built Megan a message to put in the rear window of her car that she can light up to display the word TAILGATE, or DANGER, or BACK OFF. …

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Spring Semester at a Glance

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I cannot believe that I only have three more semesters left of my undergraduate studies!  It seems like time has flown by so fast and it was just yesterday that I was starting freshman year.  Unfortunately, these three semesters are not going to be easy, as indicated by my classes right now, and I am going to push hard all …

gregSpring Semester at a Glance
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Spring 13: A new variety of classes

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I’m so excited to be back at school after a very fun and relaxing break up in Tahoe with a bunch of my engineering friends! It was great to get away for a while and the snow was phenomenal, but I’m really looking forward to all my classes and activities this semester, plus it has been great to see all …

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Me and Anjali at our friends' holiday party!

Wrapping up The Fall Semester

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Alas, the final week of classes are over and done with! This week was jam-packed with final papers, presentations, and projects. In my technical entrepreneurship class, Brenton and I gave our final pitch for the opportunity/venture we’ve worked on all semester to actual investors sitting in on the class. That same morning, I turned in my final piece of script …

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Done Already?

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Hi everyone! I can’t believe that classes are actually over! This semester seems like it started just a couple of weeks ago. But it’s already been 16! Time has just flown by. This semester has seemed the quickest of any. This semester was a blast. Classes, friends, football- everything was just great. Here’s a picture of my mom and I …

katherineDone Already?