Chicago! Exploring the city and the SWE National Conference

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This past weekend I left LA for Chicago to attend the SWE National Conference, WE11, with the Officers Council of the USC Chapter of the Society of Women Engineers, which includes fellow VSA Emily. Not only did I have an excellent time at the conference meeting with and learning from fellow women engineers, but I had a blast exploring Chicago on …

What I did this weekend: Camping

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This past weekend was the Weekender; a tradition among Trojans where we road trip up to Northern California en masse to support the football team in their game against either Stanford or Cal and enjoy the social life of those campuses for a weekend. Unfortunately, I had previous engagements and couldn’t make it up to the SF Bay Area for …

September: A Month Filled with Weekend Retreats

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One of the best things about coming to college is meeting so many different people that have so many different views because they come from so many different backgrounds. So many. And what is better in accomplishing this than weekend after weekend filled with retreats of close-knit groups of friends going into the outdoors to bond together! ===   === …

Halloweekend!

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This year’s Halloween weekend has been epic thus far. Here’s a hint of what I’ve been up to since the festivities began… On Friday, I came across some awesomely dressed folks around campus. Some of the best ones were Jafar from Aladdin (spotted walking past Tommy Trojan), a Banana (spotted at Hoffman Hall, serving food at the Marshall Council Meeting …

A Mid-Semester Respite

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This weekend I had a chance to go home for the first time since I left in mid-August. Midterms had just ended, I didn’t have any homework or big projects coming up, and it was the perfect chance to invite a few of my friends to go with me for a weekend in Santa Barbara. We headed out right after …