Learning More About USC. There clearly was a complete lot to understand about USC.

Learning More About USC. There clearly was a complete lot to understand about USC. As admission counselors we have been faced with learning about150 majors and 150 minors across 14 departments. Each summer we dedicate time to visit with representatives, professors and present students from our academic departments to be mentioned to speed on the new and exciting things happening on campus.

We began our quest for information during the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism where we were greeted with both gourmet snacks (our colleagues at Annenberg know we’ve a sweet enamel) and a presentation about a few of the amazing opportunities Annenberg students had over the year that is past. I ended up being specially impressed to discover that 21 of our Journalism students had the opportunity to intern during the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

Our next end was the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences where we came across with Vice Dean Steve Lamy who spoke about problem-based learning opportunities like Problems without Passports and Maymester, as well as the variety of undergraduate research opportunities. It was exciting to hear about Dr. Lamy’s dilemmas without Passports trip to the Arctic. He took a team of 18 students that are USC including nine freshmen, to understand more about the location and the consequences of global warming. The trip began in Stockholm where students studied peace research, met with the seat for the Arctic Council, the

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