Welcome to the Party!

11:00 AM - KickOff Celebration

Hear from Senior Associate Dean Kelly Goulis and Executive Vice Dean Garuave Sukhatme as they send their congratulations to all Viterbi grads

12:00 PM - Faculty Scavenger Hunt

Watch your faculty go head-to-head as they scramble to gather all of the items on their list the fastest

3:00 PM - Alumni Panel

Hear from grads about going from Viterbi into a full-time engineering position and get advice on how to make the most of your first professional experience.

4:00 PM - Profs Read Rate My Professor

If you enjoy Jimmy Kimmel’s “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets”, come watch your professors read funny comments from their Rate My Professor Page.

5:00 PM - All Grad Raffle

All grads are automatically entered to win Amazon gift cards. Join to see who are the lucky winners!
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Share Your Celebration!

Join us in celebrating the Class of 2020 and all of their accomplishments on May 15th! Use items from our Celebration Toolkit during events and when posting on social media. Don’t forget to use the hashtags #ViterbiGrad, #USCGrad and #2020Trojan!

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4 Years of Memories

What Are Your Favorite Memories?

What were some of your favorite memories from your time at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering? Awkward move-in day photos?  Your student organizations biggest accomplishment?  Exploring LA and making your own personal history?

Submit your photos and a short description so we can add it to the memory book!

Submit Your Memories

Your Last Assignment

Are you pursuing your dream career, heading to graduate school, or creating your own unique path?

Fill out the 5-minute First Destination Survey and tell us where you’re going!

Complete The Survey

The Celebration Schedule

We’ve got a full day of activities scheduled for you.

Games, prizes, panels, discussions… If we can’t be together in-person, at the very least we can plan some amazing virtual events.  Prizes will be given via a live drawing for all grads in attendance.

Book your calendar for each of the events below and we will see you then!

Faculty Scavenger Hunt

Watch your faculty go head-to-head as they scramble to gather all of the items on their list the fastest. Featuring:

John Carlsson, ISE
Matthew Gilpin, AME
Trina Gregory, ITP
Mark Redekopp, ECE

Yalda Khashe, ISE
Charles Radovich, AME
Amy Rechenmacher, CEE

 

All attendees will be entered into a raffle for prizes. Winners will be drawn at the end of the event.

Thursday, May 14 – 12:00PM (PDT)

Zoom Link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/92716432377

Profs Read “Rate My Professor”

If you enjoy Jimmy Kimmel’s “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets”, come watch your professors read funny comments from their Rate My Professor Page. Featuring:

Dan Erwin, ASTE
Matthew Gilpin, AME
Andrew Goodney, CSCI
Trina Gregory, ITP

Shahin Nazarian, ECE
Charles Radovich, AME
Amy Rechenmacher, CEE

 

All attendees will be entered into a raffle for prizes. Winners will be drawn at the end of the event.

Thursday, May 14 – 4:00PM (PDT)

Zoom Link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/98325108577

Alumni Panel Q&A

Hear from grads about going from Viterbi into a full-time engineering position and get advice on how to make the most of your first professional experience.

Shira Bernard
Clinical Specialist, Abbott
BS Biomedical Engineering, 2016

Rhea Choudhury
TDP Engineer, Edwards LifeSciences
BS Biomedical Engineering, 2019

Tracy Dooley
Chair, Emerging Leaders Board (Viterbi)
Partner, Avestria Ventures
BS Biomedical Engineering (Molecular), 2002

Ali Fakhari
Former Chair of the Emerging Leaders Board (1st chair of ELB)
Managing Director, August Venture Partners
BS Chemical Engineering, 2002

Lydia Froemelt
iPad Operations Product Development, Apple
BS Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2012

Betty Stearns
Senior Product Manager, Whistle Labs
BS Aerospace Engineering, 2017

Warren Tichenor II
Flight Test Engineer, Boeing
BS Aerospace Engineering, 2013
BA Economics, 2013

 

All attendees will be entered into a raffle for prizes. Winners will be drawn at the end of the event.

Thursday, May 14 – 3:00PM (PDT)

Zoom Link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/97175275450

All Grad Raffle

All grads are automatically entered to win Amazon gift cards. Join to see who are the lucky winners!

Thursday, May 14 – 5:00PM (PDT)

Zoom Link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/99162309951

Social Media Challenge Prize Winners

Enter the social media contests and check back on Friday to see if your post won.

Friday, May 15 – 4:00PM (PDT)

Zoom Link: https://usc.zoom.us/j/95910541351

Social Media Challenges

#ViterbiGrad

Prizes will be chosen from those using the hashtag #ViterbiGrad.  All posts must be made by May 15, 1:00PM (PDT).

  • Most Unique Graduation Announcement
  • Best Example of Social Distancing Celebration
  • Funniest
  • Proudest Trojan

#ViterbiGradFightSong

Winner will be chosen from those using the hashtag #ViterbiGradFightSong.  All posts must be made by May 15, 1:00PM (PDT).

  • Post your best rendition of the Fight Song!

What Advice Would You Give To New Students?

Pass on the knowledge you’ve gained to future Trojans!
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Each USC Viterbi academic department will be hosting activities for their undergraduate students.

Check out your department’s page and see how they are celebrating the Class of 2020!