PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Our programs and events promote inclusion and highlight the diversity of the Latinx identity. 

Empowerment Speaker Series

Invites influential alum and community partners to share their journeys with our students. The series is intended to provide networking opportunities as well as examples of career options post-graduation.

Latinx Graduate Celebration

Continuing the tradition since its inception in 1980, the Latinx Graduate Celebration takes place the night before USC Commencement. It celebrates graduating students’ personal and academic achievements in the spirit and traditions of our beautiful Latinx culture.

Latinx Empowerment Conference

This conference aims to support the research, academic success, and social justice activism of USC students. It provides Latinx students a formal, yet supportive setting to present one’s research.

Open House

 Our Open House, usually hosted every semester, is an opportunity to welcome new students into the community. We invite student leaders all across campus to share about ways to get involved and share community building opportunities.

SEIP Welcome

The Student Equity & Inclusion Programs Fall Welcome invites first year students to build community amongst USC’s many diverse student populations. Incoming students will have the opportunity to learn about SEIP’s centers, programs, and resources and connect with their peers within and across the many identity-specific communities SEIP serves, including: Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, and Desi American students; Black students; first-gen students; former foster youth students; Latinx/e students; LGBTQ+ students; Middle Eastern and North African students; Native American and Indigenous students; transfer students; undocumented students; and veteran students.

Finals Study Break

This program is meant to provide students with a small break in their studies by giving them free food and free academic school supplies during finals week. School supplies include scantrons, pencils, blue books, index cards and highlighters.

Latinx Holiday Celebrations

Focused on celebrating the abundant holiday celebrations that are celebrated by the Latinx community in North, Central and South America. It will serve to honor the diversity found in the Latinx student population and will promote the intersectionality of our students.

From the USC Events Calendar