USC HSEP’s Slam Poetry Event

Do you have a passion for destigmatizing mental health struggles, or an interest in learning more? Then check out HSEP @ USC’s special event, “Slammin’ Down the Stigma,” a slam poetry event designed to open a dialogue on mental illness, and showcase a glimpse of the daily struggles that some people face. Help us beat the stigma associated with these battles by writing a slam poem to perform, or sending one in to for us to read on your behalf. The event will be held on Monday, November 16th, from 7-9 pm at the Tutor Campus Center Ballroom on the USC main campus (UPC). Please fill out the following form if you are interested in performing or having your poem read by someone else.

CET Study Skills Workshop

Want to conquer that second round of midterms, but not sure how? Trying to manage your time better? Join the Center for Excellence in Teaching for a study skills and techniques workshop on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 4-5 p.m. in HNB 100. Students will provide research on proven techniques that work and demonstrate how you can implement them during your own studying. Pizza will be provided.

Virus vs. Gunfire: Why the Spanish Flu was Deadlier than WW1

Come hear Professor Elinor Accampo talk about her research in France and how students can pursue research through Dornsife!

Tuesday, September 29th from 6-7pm in SOS 250

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Pre- Health Students!

Come join HSEP for our first general body meeting this Thursday (Sept. 3) at 8 PM in VKC 151. There will be FREE PIZZA. If you are interested in teaching health related topics to local schools and sharing a passion of health sciences with others, then HSEP is the place for you! We host events and workshops within the local community as well as on the USC campus. So if you are looking to meet great people as passionate about health science as you are, then come to our first meeting: it will be fun! We hope to see you there!

Serve in local preschool classrooms! Earn Work-Study and a $1190 Scholarship

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Jumpstart is a national non-profit organization committed to closing the achievement gap by providing high quality language and literacy education to preschool students in low-income communities. USC students are trained as teachers and reading partners, and spend 8-12 hours a week in team settings to implement a rich curriculum and engage local families and community leaders to invest in early childhood education. They earn work study as well as a $1190 Americorps scholarship.

Apply now for the 2015-16 school year at, or email with any questions! Spring 2015 and Summer applicants will receive priority consideration for employment.

Break into Research: Fall 2015

break into research flyerInterested in doing research for the Fall 2015 semester? But don’t know how to start? Join The Undergraduate Research Consortium to find out how you can Break into Research for the upcoming Fall 2015 semester! The Undergraduate Research Consortium will host a stimulating and informative workshop on how to find research experiences at USC and abroad! Learn how to get a mentor, get funded and how research can help you in school and for your future career! The workshop will be held Tuesday April 21st in VKC 160 at 5pm.

USC National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) E-Board Application

Are you interested in promoting mental health? Do you want to have a direct impact on the USC and LA community? Then you’re in the right place.

The USC Chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness is currently recruiting several e-board members. Our organization was created a year ago, and we have had the privilege to help change the USC culture in regards to mental health. Unfortunately, most of our founders are current seniors who will be graduating, so we have a lot of spots to fill.

Come join us help those who are in need. We have amazing ideas planned for the upcoming academic year, and with your help we’ll make sure to reach our entire community.

The deadline to apply is Sun April 19th at 11:59 PM.
Interviews will be held on Wed April 22nd (if this doesn’t work for you, we will work something out)
Decisions will be announced on Sun April 26th

Link for application: