A Wintery Spring Break

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Over the past week, USC had it’s spring break, giving students a break form school. A lot of my friends went to various warm locations (Mexico, San Diego, Florida, etc.) but I decided to visit one of my best friends from high school. It so happens that she had her spring break then too, goes to a college in Colorado, …

My Housing at USC

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Over the past 4 years, I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing 3 different types of housing: living in freshman dorms, in a fraternity, and in a house with close friends. My freshman housing experience served it’s purpose to let me meet a lot of friends. My entire experience is summarized in my post from last year here, so I’ll just use this …

My Day at the “Happiest Place on Earth”

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As a college student in LA, there are certain things that you are almost expected to have done before you graduate. These activities include going on a hike to the Hollywood Sign, going to Hollywood, getting In-N-Out (almost a law if you like burgers), going to the beaches (Santa Monica, Venice, Manhattan, etc.), and getting Diddy Reese cookies. However, one …

My Major: Aerospace Engineering

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Last semester,  I tried to give a little insight into what it is like being an aerospace engineer here at USC, so definitely check that out but I also wanna point you guys into some other directions about what makes my major so coooool. In my previous posts (here and here), I mentioned the classes i’m taking this semester and also …

My Favorite Student Involvement: VARC!

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This semester, I have become involved with a really cool organization on campus called the Viterbi Academic Resource Center (VARC). In VARC, upperclassmen serve as tutors to engineers that are taking the classes that we already took. If a student has a problem with, say, physics, then they can come in, show what problem or concept they are stuck on, …

Midterm Season= Need to Destress

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As midterm season swings into full gear, my life as an engineer has gotten more stressful. However, there are plenty of things to do that help me get through the chaos. First off, I listen to a lottttt of music. I have Pandora stations with anything ranging form Rap, to Alternative Rock, Electronica, and to Jazz. Whenever I start studying …

My San Francisco Travels

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Hi all! It’s been quite an exciting few weeks since my last post. I’ve gotten to do some awesome stuff and go on some pretty cool hikes. In fact, I went on a hike to a small waterfall in La Canada (it’s near Pasadena, not Canada…I swear!) and got to waterslide down it into a small pool below. SO much …

I’M FLOATING!

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Summer has been awesome so far! I’ve gotten to go to Taiwan, have an awesome internship, and, best of all, got to float! That’s right. Float. In the air. How did I do this? Well, you may remember me talking about doing my NASA Microgravity Research Project in this post. It finally happened! Here’s how the week of action went down: …