Southern California Academy of Sciences Meeting

The Southern California Academy of Sciences (SCAS) is holding their annual 2-day  conference here on the USC campus this Friday and Saturday, May 6-7. This year’s conference features a special session on the contributions of Wrigley Institute scientists: “50 years of research at the USC Wrigley Institute.”

Didn’t register? Not a problem– you can register at the door on Friday.
http://scas.nhm.org/annual-meeting/

Meeting agenda: http://scas.nhm.org/annual-meeting/Documents/SCAS_Schedule_2016.pdf

2016 Tyler Prize Laureate Lecture

“The Idea of Sustainable Development”
Thursday, April 21, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Sir Partha S. Dasgupta
Emeritus Professor
Frank Ramsey Professor Emeritus of Economics
University of Cambridge

University of Southern California
The Forum at the Tutor Campus Center

Open to Students, Faculty, Staff and the Public
Reception Following Lecture in the Tyler Prize Pavilion

Sponsored by:
The Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement & The University of Southern California
For additional information, please contact Amber Brown at 213-740-6559

http://tylerprize.usc.edu/

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Free Pasta Roma at UNICEF@USC’s Annual Hunger Banquet!

Join UNICEF@USC on Tuesday, April 26th at 6:30 PM in THH 205 for their annual hunger banquet! The hunger banquet will involve an interactive simulation of poverty and the hunger problem affecting our world, followed by a catered Pasta Roma buffet dinner (Pizza, Pasta, Salad, Rolls, Etc.!) and a keynote presentation from a UNICEF USA speaker.

Lunch and Learn with Britney Riley, U.S. Director of Village Capital

Join us at TCC 450 on Wednesday, April 20th from 12:30–2 pm for BSEL’s last Lunch and Learn of the semester featuring Britney Riley, U.S. Director of Village Capital. 

Village Capital connects entrepreneurs from similar communities to establish cohorts with shared experience and peer-driven mentorship. Village Capital gives authority over capital investments to the entrepreneurs themselves, empowering them to make sound decisions about which among them is most likely to succeed. VilCap Inc. is a nonprofit that operates business development programs for early-stage entrepreneurs in agriculture, education, energy, financial inclusion and health. Through VilCap Investments, its for-profit affiliate, the two top-ranked graduates from each program receive investment funding.

Hear from a great speaker and enjoy a free lunch!

RSVP: https://bselbrittney.eventbrite.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1726029407637005/

French Foreign Policy in an Unstable World

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

3:00-4:30 PM

DML 233

Upcoming Study Abroad Info Sessions

We have a number of information sessions coming up for students interested at the University of Melbourne, USC Madrid or USC Paris. Our USC Madrid and USC Paris Resident Directors will be available to talk about their programs and answer any questions that you may have. We will also have a representative from the University of Melbourne present to answer questions about our program in Melbourne. Check our website for more upcoming events and information sessions – http://dornsife.usc.edu/overseas-studies-events/

Beyond Trump: What’s at Stake in Election 2016?

Join us for an exciting roundtable discussion on the upcoming elections! Plus, FREE FOOD from Pizza Studio!!

When: Tuesday, April 19

Time: 7pm

Where: VKC 101

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