Monthly Archive for February, 2013

You know when you walk into the locker room to find a rack of fully stocked scrubs, it’s going to be a good day— and what a surprise, it was indeed a GREAT day. Not a particularly busy or interesting day but I really felt like a valuable part of the patient care team. I [...]

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Community Service. What does that mean to people? I have always felt that many people think of it as just a requirement for college or for a resume. There are very few people have I volunteered with who I think really appreciate or enjoy this type of work. My most recent great community service project [...]

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Every time I would attend some sort of informational session about USC during my senior year of high school, the speakers would talk about SOAR and SURF. I had heard and understood that research was supposed to be a big part of the college experience, and USC would apparently give me a grant in order [...]

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For some, January 1st marked the beginning of the New Year, but for millions of others, the New Year did not begin until February 10th. This year, the Chinese New Year was celebrated on February 10th, and for the first time ever, I celebrated it. I mean, I’m a first generation American, and I don’t [...]

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“There is no sincerer love than the love of food.” I don’t know if I would take things as far as George Bernard Shaw, but I do love food. Luckily for me, LA is a foodie heaven. We have everything you could possibly want, everything you can even imagine, and even more. I recently found [...]

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For Carnissa and I, the answer was yes! Both of us are from Seattle (and proud of it) so Macklemore holds a special place in our hearts. Needless to say, we wasted no time when he posted a Facebook status that he needed extras for a music video that he was filming in Los Angeles for [...]

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Basketball is more than just a sport. Ever since my dad took me to the park and taught me to how to play 15 years ago, I have loved everything about it. I love going to games, from the Lakers to USC athletics to my little sister’s games! I love watching basketball on TV and [...]

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One of the most amazing things about being at USC is the ability to see so many prominent scholars, professionals, and world leaders. In the past, USC’s campus has been graced by the presence of President Obama, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and countless other inspiring and worldly people. This past Monday I had the [...]

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