Social Impact

The USC-Cerritos College Summer Research Internship in Solar Energy marks 10 years of giving first-generation and other underrepresented college students front-line research experience while building skills and confidence to transfer to four-year colleges and universities. [5 min read]


International relations undergraduates at USC Dornsife learn how to understand and map terrorist networks using tools employed by the U.S. military during internships at the Naval Postgraduate School.


Undergraduates learn the art of environmental grant writing and are rewarded with winning proposals to green the infrastructure at the Los Angeles Coliseum and USC Wrigley Marine Science Center.

Dornsife Global

USC Dornsife’s new Washington, D.C. Program combines courses in international relations with prestigious internships in the nation’s capital.