Living in the Pi Palace

Samantha Kaplan-2015 Housing Leave a Comment

For the past two years, I have been able to live at my sorority house, which is just a few blocks away from campus on 28th street.  Living in the ADPi house, or the Pi Palace as we call it, has been an incredible experience for me.  Living here is convenient, affordable, and most of all, it’s fun! After living …

Planning My Fraternity’s Philanthropy

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This semester, the president and executive board of my fraternity, Sigma Alpha Mu, appointed me vice-philanthropy chair. In high school, I had truly enjoyed participating in community service. I loved spending hours serving free coffee and donuts to travelers along Interstate 84 in Connecticut with my Boy Scout troop, and I eventually became an Eagle Scout with the completion of …

Is Fall Really Already Over?

Samantha Kaplan-2015 Viterbi Life Leave a Comment

Wow.  It’s hard to believe that the Fall Semester is already coming to an end.  This has been a crazy semester for a lot of reasons – it was probably the busiest semester of my life! I took six classes, maintained involvement in my extracurriculars, and took on some extra responsibilities and leadership positions.  When thinking back to the highlights …

Counting Down My Fall Semester of Junior Year!

Lyssa Aruda-2015 Viterbi Life Leave a Comment

Wow I can’t believe it’s already December- time to start listening to Christmas music and wind down for finals! It has been quite the crazy semester, and here are my top 10 events which include everything from labs to AIChE events to Football to Disneyland!  Be sure to check out  too since I go into a lot more detail about …

My Week in Review: The President’s Distinguished Lecture, a Thermodynamics Midterm, and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Midnight Premier

Sarah Uncategorized Leave a Comment

You’d think that as the semester begins to wind down, life would become a little less hectic. For me, however, that hasn’t been the case lately. This past week was a whirlwind of events, homework, and midterms leading up to Thanksgiving break next week.

My Favorite Weekend at USC: Parent’s Weekend

Jacquie Trojan Spirit, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

Hey everyone! I hope you all had great Halloweens! Just two weekends ago was my favorite event of all year at USC: Parent’s Weekend! This is the weekend when all of the students’ families come to visit and check out the campus and attend a football game. I’ll tell you a little bit about why I love this weekend so …

Why Parents’ Weekend Is One of My Favorite Events of Fall Semester

Sarah Trojan Spirit, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

Hey guys! Parents’ Weekend is this weekend, so I figured I’d take some time to explain to all of you why Parents’ Weekend is one of my favorite events here at USC! I’m an only child, so I’ve always been incredibly close with my parents and because of that, it was pretty tough to go to college so far away …