Campus Calendar: Oct. 13

USC Global Conference

Hong Kong 2011
USC Alumni Association

Thursday, October 13, 2011 – Saturday, October 15, 2011

J.W. Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
Pacific Place
88 Queensway
Hong Kong

An annual two-day event gathers speakers and researchers from around the world, along with leading education figures in the United States and Asia.


Water Jogging Series

USC Wellness

Thursday, October 13, 2011 : 12:00pm to 1:00pm; Thursday, October 20, 2011 : 12:00pm to 1:00pm; Thursday, October 27, 2011 : 12:00pm to 1:00pm

University Park Campus
McDonalds Olympic Swim Stadium

Free. Open to USC students, faculty and staff.

An introduction for beginners to the fun and fundamental workout offered by water jogging.

Meet USC Dornsife Faculty

The Dornsife Commons
12:00pm to 2:00pm

University Park Campus
University Club
Banquet Room


A chance to welcome new faculty members from the USC Dornsife College over lunch.


Downtown L.A. Art Walk

Visions and Voices: The USC Arts & Humanities Initiative
5:00pm to 9:00pm

Multiple Locations

Open to USC students only. Admission is free. Reservations required. To RSVP, click here beginning September 19 at 9 a.m.

USC students see the streets of downtown Los Angeles transform into a public art phenomenon.

Cal Game Viewing Party

Tacos and Margaritas at the University Club

University Park Campus
University Club
Main Dining Room

$20 (includes all you-can-consume tacos and margaritas).

Watch the USC vs. Cal State game at the University Club, with tacos and margaritas for sustenance.

Golf in the Kingdom

Cinematheque108 & Spirituality and Sports
USC Office of Religious Life, USC School of Cinematic Arts
7:00pm to 10:00pm

University Park Campus
George Lucas Instructional Building
Ray Stark Family Theatre, Room 108


The movie’s L.A. premiere is followed by a Q&A with filmmakers Susan Streitfeld and Mindy Affrime, moderated by USC Dean of Religious Life Varun Soni.

Poetry Reading and Conversation with Dana Gioia

7:00pm to 9:00pm

University Park Campus
University Club
Banquet Room


Join the Master of Professional Writing Program for an evening with USC’s new Judge Widney Professor of Poetry and Public Culture.

Larry Livingston 25th Anniversary Celebration 

USC Flora L. Thornton School of Music

University Park Campus
Bovard Auditorium

USC students, staff and faculty with valid ID, free. Seniors, alumni and non-USC students, $12. General public, $18.

The USC Thornton Symphony celebrates faculty member Larry Livingston’s 25th year at the Thornton School.