Law School Visit: Santa Clara Law

Santa Clara Law is located in the Silicon Valley and is one of the top law schools for intellectual property. Come hear more about it and talk to Bryan Hinkle, Assistant Dean Enrollment Management, who can answer any questions you might have.
Date: Tues., Sept. 30 at 5:30pm
Location: VKC 154
Please RSVP at the following link by Sept. 29:

https://jfe.qualtrics.com/form/SV_5hjdAKvNR0IsREh

Personal Statement Tips: USC Gould School of Law

Come hear the Dean Chloe Reid, Dean of Admissions at USC Gould School of Law, discuss what makes a great personal statement. This is an incredible chance to get an insider’s perspective from one of the best law schools in the country!
Date: TOMORROW, Tues., Sept. 30 at 4:30pm
Location: WPH 106
Please RSVP at the following link by today:

https://jfe.qualtrics.com/form/SV_9yjI2nDac2rhrwN

Study Skills Event

Shocked by a bad grade on your first midterm? Struggling to balance academics with other aspects of life? Failing to see an improvement as you invest more time in your studies, and unsure why?

Join us in a dynamic discussion of learning strategies and best academic practice that is sure to challenge your notions of studying, and greatly improve your efficiency and retention. This is an opportunity you won’t want to miss. Take our advice and apply it to your next round of midterms- and see for yourself! Pizza will also be provided.

When: Thursday, October 2nd, 4:00 pm
Where: VKC 261

Sponsored by the CET Undergraduate Fellows

Pre-Law Talk w/ Fordham Law School: An Insider’s Perspective on the Application Process

Ever wondered how the admissions committee really evaluates an application?  Do you want to know how the various factors of the application are weighed?  Come get an insider’s perspective from Stephen Brown, Assistant Dean for Enrollment.  Dean Brown has numerous years of law admissions and financial aid experience.  In addition to his current position at Fordham Law School, Dean Brown has also worked at several New York area law schools including NYU and Columbia.

Date: TODAY, Tues., Sept. 23 at 5pm

Location: WPH 106

Please RSVP at the following link by today:

https://jfe.qualtrics.com/form/SV_bwok8cXPi9MewSN

Dornsife Washington, D.C. Program

USC Dornsife is offering students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study foreign policy as it’s being made, and to intern with their choice of NGO, think tank, or governmental agency – all while earning course credit. Classes will be offered in foreign policy, espionage and intelligence, and international security, with visits from policymakers to explain firsthand how the system works. For the cost of full-time enrollment at USC (scholarships apply!) and local living expenses, you will experience life in the heart of Washington, D.C., getting inside information from practicing policy experts and gaining valuable  work experience in the field of international affairs. Open to anyone interested in working in the policy world. Not limited to International Relations or Political Science majors!
Courses Offered:
IR 304: Espionage Intelligence
IR 305: Managing New Global Challenges (in 4-week modules)
IR 443: Formulation of U.S. Foreign Policy
IR 391: Directed Field Study (Internship)
Interested?
Contact  dornsifedc@usc.edu or attend one of our informational meetings:
Sept. 24th at 5:30 PM | Leavey Library Auditorium
Oct. 8th at 5:30 PM | VKC 300a

CET Undergraduate Fellows Present: Student-Led Seminars

The Undergraduate Fellows of the Center for Excellence in Teaching cordially invite you to attend our first Student-Led Seminar of the Fall 2014 semester on Wednesday, September 24th from 4-5pm in VKC 154. Our seminar will feature two USC undergraduate students who will be presenting on their personal academic passions.

Anna Silk, a Public Policy and Economics specialist, will present “Designing Cities of the Future: Can Focusing on Today’s Problems Limit Tomorrow’s Options?

Daniel Clancy, a Finance scholar, will discuss “The Fallacy of Conventional Wisdom: Looking at Markets and Life as a Contrarian Thinker

Please join us in VKC 154 on Wednesday, September 24th from 4-5pm for rich discussion and free pizza. Thank you.

Sincerely,
The CET Undergraduate Fellows

Explore@4: Entertainment Writers and Producers

Explore@4: Entertainment Writers and Producers

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
School of Cinematic Arts (SCA), Room 108
Co-sponsored by The African American Cinema Society, Trojan Entertainment Connection, and SCA Industry Relations

Lights! Camera! Action! From production assistant to screenwriter to executive producer, the world of film and television production offers an array of employment options. Come find out how to launch your career in entertainment!

Panelists from the following companies will be in attendance:

  • Disney ABC Television Group
  • Producer, Director, FullScreen, Inc. & YouTube
  • Producer (Barbershop, For Colored Girls, Peeples)
  • Writer (The Lottery Ticket)
  • Writer (The Princess and the Frog)

This event will be held in the Ray Stark Family Theatre (SCA 108) located at 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089.

The Explore@4 series is a fantastic career panel series that connects students with top professionals/USC alumni in various career fields in an interactive setting.