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Price Undergraduate Student Experience in the Detroit Lab

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Our Undergraduate Policy, Planning and Development studio class had the opportunity to gain a first hand experience of a postindustrial city by visiting Detroit, Michigan. The main purpose of coming to Detroit was to meet with Detroit Future City (DFC), … Continue reading

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Taking a Big Leap from New York to Los Angeles

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I moved back to Los Angeles for graduate school after four years in New York City, and there were a few things that were a big adjustment for me. Driving everywhere was a big change after having a lifestyle built … Continue reading

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Finding a New Home in Los Angeles

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When I first moved to Los Angeles from Atlanta, I knew it was going to be a major transition, but also a great learning experience. As an urban planning student, I knew that living in Los Angeles would in itself … Continue reading

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Small Tips for Making the Application Process Easier

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Looking back just a year ago when I applied to the MPP program at Price, I remember how challenging it was to balance work (and life) with graduate school applications! I only applied to three schools and my work was … Continue reading

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The Start of a New Journey

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It seems like just yesterday that I graduated from Price’s undergraduate program as a PPD (Policy, Planning, and Development) major with a track in Health Management- perhaps understandable, given the fact that I received my B.S. just earlier this May. … Continue reading

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Guardian Awards

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I was lucky enough to attend the Price Guardian Awards Gala on September 26th. What an affair! Held at the beautiful Beverly Hills Hotel, guests were treated to a multi-course meal, musical performances, amazing networking, and the celebration of alumni. … Continue reading

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What would you like to have known about USC Price before starting your program?

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Summer flies by too quickly!  Next thing you know … school is creeping up on us!  As a recent graduate from USC’s Price Undergraduate program, I felt like this summer wasn’t long enough for me!  Then, graduate school flashes before … Continue reading

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