Taiwanese National Day honors service members and allows students to reconnect with others who identify as Taiwanese.
As the social networks remain offline, students and experts share how the outage has affected our ability to communicate.
Despite the progress, Dean of Admission Timothy Brunold said there’s still ‘lots of work’ to be done.
Recently, a USC student was involved in a serious accident while riding a Lime scooter. We spoke to students about the safety of these electric scooters and whether they will continue to trust them for their daily commute. Sam Reno has more.
Flu shot requirement from last fall continues this semester
In light of National Recovery Month, we reached out to members of our community who have insights on drug abuse and overdose prevention.
The absence of ballot drop-off boxes on campus created a different atmosphere for students voting in Tuesday’s recall compared to the 2020 presidential election.
On-campus tailgating will be allowed at 25 percent capacity, while students are excited yet wary of the shifting COVID restrictions.
As students prepare to return to campus for the fall 2021 semester, USG department funding allocations across the board will too return to normal. “This year we will revert our budget back to what it looks like in previous years,” Chief Financial Officer Adenike Makinde said.
The Undergraduate Student Government passed a kosher dining resolution calling for an “equitable” kosher meal plan to be made available for Jewish students at the USG meeting this Tuesday evening. The resolution calls for USC Residential Dining to work with campus partners and Jewish affiliates to set up a kosher kitchen by August 2021.
The new Undergraduate Student Government president, vice president, senators and cabinet were sworn in during the USG meeting on April 6. Senators also passed a series of resolutions and amendments that touched upon mental health, sustainability, and campus religious and social life.
USC’s Undergraduate Student Government unveiled a series of new resolutions and bylaws at their meeting on the evening of March 30. Proposals touched on mental health, food waste, and campus religious and social life.
“In this time of remote learning, I saw that students were posting online about feeling isolated, stressed, and unable to concentrate on their studies,” said the Head of Leavey Library Karen Howell. “The Pomodoro Study Cafe provides a light structure, accountability, and a space for students to support each other.”
The USC Undergraduate Student Government (USG) announced on the evening of Feb. 23 that Alexis Areias and Lucy Warren were elected as the president and vice president, respectively, for the 2021-22 school year. Results are preliminary and still need to be confirmed by professional staff.
An email—sent only to students living in the USC area— said a recent spike in Covid cases is being traced to large off-campus gatherings.