Internship, Research and Volunteer Opportunities Workshop

2014 USC Law Fair

Join us on Thursday, September 18th from 11am to 2:30pm in McCarthy Quad for the 2014 USC Law Fair. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to:

  • Meet law school admissions deans and recruiters from ABA-approved law schools from across the country
  • Talk to law school representatives one-on-one about their schools and what they look for in applicants, and get application fee waivers
  • Learn more about LSAT test prep companies and how they can help you get the LSAT score you want
  • Speak with representatives about law related internships and volunteer opportunities
  • Win awesome prizes, including USC Pre-Law swag

Please click the link below to RSVP.

Fall 2014 Career Fair – Sept. 18th

Thursday, Sept 18th
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Trousdale Parkway

  • Open to all students
  • Come dressed for success & bring copies of your resume

Get a jump on the competition and attend our Preparing for the Career Fair Workshop
Monday, September 8, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, STU B3

The 2,000th person to RSVP for the Fall 2014 Career Fair wins a one-on-one informational interview with a recruiter from Amazon and/or a recruiter from General Mills. To RSVP, log into your ConnectSC account –> Click on “Events” –> Click on “Career Fairs” –> Click on “Career Fair – 2014 Fall”.

Explore@4 Fall 2014 Career Panels

Explore@4 is a series of interactive panel discussions designed to help students explore popular career paths with industry professionals in an informational setting. All Explore@4 panels will take place from 4:00 – 5:30 PM

Wed 9/3 – Corporate Finance
4:00 – 5:30 PM
Franklin Suites (TCC 350/351/352)
Co-sponsored by Applied Statistics Club
Representatives from:
Sycamore Valuation
GE Capital
Union Bank
Westlake Financial Services

Thu 9/4 – Rotational & Leadership Development Programs
4:00 – 5:3o PM
Franklin Suites (TCC 350/351/352)
Co-sponsored by Beta Alpha Psi
Representatives from:

Tue 9/9 – Government
4:00 – 5:30 PM
Trojan Presentation Room (STU 110)
Co-sponsored by Young Government Leaders
Representatives from:
County of Los Angeles
NRG eVgo
Homeland Security
Veteran Affairs

Wed 9/10 – Investment Banking
4:00 – 5:30 PM
The Forum (TCC 450)
Co-sponsored by Trojan Investing Society
Representatives from:Financial Technology Partners
Marubeni Auto Investment Holding
Pacific Crest Securities
Wells Fargo Securities

Tues 9/16 – Economics
4:00 – 5:30 PM
The Forum (TCC 450)
Co-sponsored by Omicron Delta Epsilon
Representatives from:
California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development
Analysis Group, Inc.
Goldman Sachs
US Department of the Treasury

Tues 9/23 – Film & TV Production
4:00 – 5:30 PM
The Ray Stark Family Theatre (School of Cinematic Arts – SCA 108)
Co-sponsored by The African American Cinema Society, Trojan Entertainment Connection, and USC SCA Industry Relations
Representatives from:
Disney ABC Television GroupFullScreen, Inc. & YouTube Producer (Barbershop, For Colored Girls, Peeples)
Writer (The Lottery Ticket)

Wed 10/1 – Consulting
4:00 – 5:30 PM
The Forum (TCC 450)
Co-sponsored by the USC LACI (Los Angeles Community Impact)
Representatives from:
Booz Allen Hamilton
FTI Consulting

September 2014 Career Center Workshops

Free & open to all students, RSVP through connectSC

Tuesday 2nd | Work It: Career Exploration in the Letters, Arts and Sciences
4:00 – 5:00  PM (VKC 258)

Wednesday 3rd | Access It: Self-Assessment Exercises & Tools
2:00 – 3:00 PM (WPH B36)

Wednesday 3rd | Explore@4 – Corporate Finance
4:00 – 5:30 PM (TCC 350)

Thursday 4th | Explore@4 – Rotational & Leadership Development Programs
4:00 – 5:30 pm (TCC 350)

Monday 8th | Preparing for the Career Fair
12:00 – 1:00 PM (STU B3)

Monday 8th | Effective Resumes & Cover Letters
1:30 – 2:30 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 9th | Preparing for the Career Fair for International Students
12:00 – 1:00 PM (HNB 100)

Tuesday 9th | Explore@4 – Government
4:00 – 5:30 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 9th | Write It: Resume and Cover Letters
4:00 – 5:30 PM (VKC 258)

Wednesday 10th | Study Abroad Fair
10:00 – 2:00 PM (Trousdale)

Wednesday 10th | Effective Resumes and Cover Letters
1:30 – 2:30 PM (HNB 100)

Wednesday 10th | Dress It: Interview Attire
3:00 – 4:00 PM (STU B3)

Wednesday 10th | Explore@4 – Investment Banking
4:00 – 5:30 PM (STU B3)

Thursday 11th | Preparing for the Career Fair
1:30 – 2:30 PM (STU B3)

Monday 15th | Effective Resumes and Cover Letters
3:00 – 4:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 16th | Explore@4 – Economics
4:00 – 5:00 PM (TCC 450)

Tuesday 16th | Pitch It: Your Story in 60 Seconds
4:00 – 5:00 PM (STU B3)

Wednesday 17th | Decide It: Best Practices for Career Decisions
10:00 – 2:00 PM (MRF 229)

Thursday 18th | Fall 2014 Career Fair
10:00 – 2:00 PM (McCarthy Quad)

Monday 22nd | Making the Most of Our OCR (On-Campus Recruiting) Program)
2:00 – 3:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 23rd | Effective Resumes & Cover Letters
1:00 – 2:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 23rd | Brand It: Your Virtual and Personal Brand
3:00 – 4:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 23rd | Explore@4: Film & Television Production
4:00 – 5:00 PM (SCA 108)

Wednesday 24th | Job Search Strategies for International Students
12:00 – 1:00 PM (STU B3)

Thursday 25th | Phone and Skype Interviews
1:00 – 2:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 30th | Global Fellows Info Session
12:00 – 1:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 30th | Interviewing Strategies
1:30 – 2:30 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday 30th | Do It: Best Practices for Securing an Internship
4:00 – 5:00 PM (STU B3)

USC Dornsife Ambassadors Recruitment

Are you a proud member of the USC Dornsife community? Are you personable, spirited, and involved inside and outside of the classroom? Do you want to share your experiences with prospective and incoming students?

If you answered ‘yes’ to all of the above, we want you to apply to be a USC Dornsife Ambassador! As an Ambassador, you will have the opportunity to participate in the Dornsife Admission process, interact with prospective students and their parents, represent USC Dornsife to the rest of the University and the public, be the online voice of USC Dornsife through blogs and twitter, host students for Explore USC, and more!

If you’re interested in learning more about this volunteer organization, check out the Dornsife Ambassadors website, and engage with current Dornsife Ambassadors on Facebook or Twitter.

To apply, click on this link: Completed applications are due Friday, September 5th at 3pm.

Questions? Email Elise Welch at or Jonathan Kuhn at

USC Center for Excellence in Teaching Fall Recruitment 2014

The Undergraduate Fellows of CET (Center for Excellence in Teaching) are recruiting new fellows for the 2014-2015 school year! Do you have ideas about campus enrichment that you want to put into action? Thoughts about how to improve the undergraduate learning environment? Then apply today!

A branch of the Center for Excellence in Teaching, based out of the Provost’s Office, the Undergraduate Fellows are uniquely poised to influence and improve the intellectual climate of USC. Last year we sponsored a number of successful events, including Student-Led Seminars, a study skills workshop for incoming students, CETalks: Finding the Right Major, Now You Know: How to Get Research, and a faculty speaker series event. We were also honored with a Tommy Award for Best Academic Organization of the Year. Our efforts, collaborations, and interactions with faculty have made a positive impact on the USC campus and continue to do so.

In addition to being provided with mentorship, support and resources to help put your ideas into action, new UFs will benefit from unparalleled networking opportunities with university faculty and staff, the first of which will be an exclusive welcome mixer to honor our newly accepted fellows.

To apply, please download the application at and submit via email to by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, September 10th. If you are selected for an interview, expect an email notification by Friday, September 12th. Please feel free to contact us with any questions, and we look forward to learning more about you!