Masters of Arts in Teaching(MAT) Prospective Student Day

If you’re interested in a teaching career and applying to USC Rossier’s School of Education, we welcome you to attend USC our MAT Prospective Student Day event October 22nd, held at our state-of-the-art downtown campus. Don’t miss out on this special opportunity to experience a simulated class led by a USC professor, hear from a panel of alum & current students, and participate in a networking lunch with faculty and admissions representatives. Find out more and RSVP for October 22nd by visiting:

Brazil Maymester – PORT 250g – Cultures of Brazil & Lusophone Africa

This course explores the cultures of Brazil and Portuguese-speaking Africa. In this course students will seek to understand the traditions that create culture, their theories, and values, as a universal concept, and specifically to the Lusophone countries. Students will attend lectures and visit several sites of interest to the course while in Brazil.

Celebrating the Life and Work of H.T. Tsiang

Kaya Press is re-publishing Tsiang’s final novel — And China Has Hands — this month, and Editor Floyd Cheng, and New Yorker Culture writer Hua Hsu, who recently wrote an autobiography of Tsiang, will be leading a reading and discussion about Tsiang’s work and life.

More about Tsiang: An immigrant from China to the US in the 1930s, Tsiang was self-publishing work as part of the downtown communist scene in New York City–then, later in his life, he moved to Los Angeles and became a Hollywood actor and extra with roles in major television shows like Bonanza and My Three Sons and in films like (the original) Ocean’s Eleven.

This event will take place:
 Wednesday Oct. 19th

2 – 4 p.m.
KAP 445

* Light refreshments will be provided

Scientific Panel – Plastic Pollution in the Oceans (TODAY!)

A special scientific panel discussion on biological effects on plastic pollution in the oceans will be held TODAY (Wednesday, October 12th) at 1:00pm – 4:00pm in Tudor Campus Center, Trojan Ballroom A.

The panel will include several world-class biologists who study the topic, and the discussion will be moderated by Prof. Doug McCauley of UC Santa Barbara. Here is a link at which you can find more information:

https://newsroom. plastic-bag-ban-science-summit

This is a great opportunity for you to hear from the leading experts that are defining the magnitude of an ecological challenge that we face.

Lunch: Gender and Social Justice Minor

Join Gender Studies faculty to learn about the new Gender and Social Justice minor offered through the Gender Studies Program in USC Dornsife College. Free pizza!

La Promesse-Film on Wednesday September 28 at 6:30 pm in THH114! Save the date!

Dear Students of French,

You are invited to a special event from the department of French and Italian. Please join us to the screening of the movie “La Promesse” and to share a light dinner and French desserts on Wednesday September 28 at 6:30 pm in THH114.

 A tres bientôt!

Student Job Available within the Biological Sciences Department