School Breakout Sessions and Tours

School Sessions


USC Dornsife College of Letters Arts and Sciences

‘Electability’ and the Race to 2020

Pundits buzz about Democratic candidates being “electable” in 2020, but what exactly does this mean to voters? Jill Darling, polling director of the USC Dornsife/L.A. Times poll at the USC Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research will analyze the nuanced meaning and its impact on the 2020 presidential race.


USC Marshall School of Business

The USC Marshall Venture Capital Fund: Investing in Trojan Companies Is Good Business

Join Michael Rivera, Founding Director of the USC Marshall Venture Fund, and Executive Director of the Founder Central initiative at USC Marshall School of Business, to hear about the recently launched USC Marshall Venture Fund. Learn about the Venture Fund’s educational mission, investment mandate, portfolio companies, and how you can help!


USC School of Dramatic Arts

Open House and Back Stage Tour of Bing Theatre

The School of Dramatic Arts (SDA) welcomes all reunion alumni for a special open house and backstage tour featuring special guest speaker and inaugural holder of the Alice M. Pollitt Professorship in Stage Management, Scott Faris.

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USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Future of Journalism

Visit the USC Annenberg Media Center to hear from faculty and current students about being creative and proactive in this current media landscape.


USC Viterbi School of Engineering

Human Spaceflight – Recent Past and Near Future
Featuring Professor Garrett Reisman

Join Dr. Garrett Reisman for an afternoon of adventure and discovery during your USC reunion program. As 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, Dr. Reisman will recount the real-life intrigue, dangers and constant excitement that were a daily part of his career in space.

Dr. Reisman was selected by NASA as a mission specialist astronaut in 1998. His first mission was aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour, in 2008, which dropped him off for a 95-day mission aboard the International Space Station after which he returned to Earth aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery.

Currently he is a professor of astronautical engineering at USC, and he continues his work at SpaceX as a senior advisor.


USC School of Architecture

Celebrate 100 years of innovation with fellow alumni at the USC School of Architecture. Join Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Douglas E. Noble, FAIA for a tour of the architecture school.


Campus Tour

Rediscover our ever-changing campus on a walking tour with current USC students.

All tours depart from and return to Tommy Trojan in the middle of campus.


USC Trojan Marching Band                                                                                                              

Explore the Dr. Arthur C. Bartner Band Pavilion. Take a tour of the band’s facility at the USC Lyon Center. Students and staff will be available to answer questions and provide background on this new home and practice space for “The Spirit of Troy”!


USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience Tour

Bringing together a diverse network of scientists and engineers from the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, USC Viterbi School of Engineering and Keck School of Medicine of USC to tackle the most critical health issues of our time by transforming how research is conducted.Take a tour of the new research facilities.

USC Athletics

Visit the impressive McKay Center and Heritage Hall to view the displays of trophies, plaques and other mementos highlighting the Trojan athletic heritage.


USC Village Tour                                                                                                 

Take a self-guided tour around the new state-of-the-art USC Village complex featuring special points of interests.


USC Roski School of Art & Design Exhibit Tour

Come see the 4D Area Show featuring time-based media from our undergraduate students.  Jennifer West, Associate Professor of the Practice of Fine Arts and Chair of Art, 4D will provide visitors a tour of the exhibition.