How to Get the Most Out of a Career Fair This Spring

Photo by Jacqueline Guo

Career fairs are full of opportunities for your first “real world” job – the one that will, hopefully at least, launch your career. For many students, it’s the first opportunity they have to speak directly with recruiters …

By College Recruiter
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Tax Season Essentials for Working Students

Many Trojans dedicate time to employment during their academic journey at USC, which may involve part-time, full-time, or paid internship opportunities. Some of these opportunities may result in the first time students are issued tax documents and required to file …

By Paolo Cantos
Paolo Cantos
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Takeaways from the USC First-Gen Alumni Panel

On January 24, 2024, the USC Career Center hosted a First-Gen Alumni Panel to discuss pathways to post-graduation success. It provided a platform for USC alumni to reflect on their journeys, share insights, and offer valuable advice to current students. …

By Sarah Ju
Sarah Ju
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Make the Most out of Spring Career Fair

With our upcoming Spring Career Fair on Thursday, February 8 from 10 am – 2 pm on Trousdale Parkway, it is important to prepare for this opportunity to engage with employers. If you plan to attend, showing up is not …

By Career Center
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The 2024 Season: New Year, New Goals

The importance of setting goals and the outlook for third-year Public Relations student, Saskia River.

By Saskia River
Saskia River
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5 Reasons to Use the USC Career Center

To you, the USC Career Center may merely be the space next to your favorite lunch spot on campus. In reality, we are a lively hub of resources and opportunities tailored to propel Trojans toward success. Here are five compelling …

By Sarah Ju
Sarah Ju
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ChatGPT in Academia and the Workplace

It’s been almost a year since the monumental release of the artificial intelligence tool ChatGPT on November 22, 2022. Since then, the world has rushed to make use of this powerful tool in the everyday. From homework help to life advice to step-by-step instructions, artificial intelligence language models have an abundance of information to offer at astounding efficiency. 

By Sarah Ju
Sarah Ju
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Free USC Career Resources (That Aren’t Career Advising)

Originally published by Trojan360. Written by Emily Quintanilla ‘24

Before I started working at the Career Center in my sophomore year, I assumed USC’s career services were limited to their in-person advising appointments and online job boards. If you’re unfamiliar …

By Emily Quintanilla
Emily Quintanilla
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Resources for Veterans On & Off-Campus

In the pursuit of higher education, veteran students encounter unique challenges stemming from their military service. Recognizing the distinctive needs of this demographic, this article serves to outline the diverse range of resources available to veteran students both on and off campus.

By Sarah Ju
Sarah Ju
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Headshots to Handshakes: Mobilo Digital Business Card

Co-written by Sarah Ju and Saskia River

Say goodbye to the hassle of carrying stacks of paper business cards at every networking setting, thanks to the innovative Mobilo Card. This cutting-edge business card comes equipped with an NFC chip, revolutionizing …

By Career Center
Career Center
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