10:00 am – 10:45 am

Mindful Meditation

  • An interactive workshop that introduces meditation and its benefits to beginners. Meditation produces a deep state of relaxation and a tranquil mind. During meditation, you focus your attention and eliminate the stream of jumbled thoughts that may be crowding your mind and causing stress. This process results in enhanced physical and emotional well-being. Wellness Advocates facilitating this workshop: Sindhu Shetty and Angie Mendoza.
  • Location: UPC, ESH 101 (Engemann Student Health Center Trojan Conference Room, first floor)

Noon – 1:00 pm

CHLA Mentoring Panel: Evolving to Address a New Job Market

CHLA Mentoring Panel

  • Location: CHLA, Saban Building 1st Floor Auditorium
  • A free shuttle will pickup USC postdocs at HSC. Please email Harleen Gill, to RSVP. Lunch will be provided.
  • Please rsvp by Monday, September 21.

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Alternative Careers Panel

  • Are you wondering what other jobs are available to you if you leave academia? Join us for a panel discussion for recent industry hires.
  • Location: UPC, Taper Hall (THH) 115

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

International Postdoc Orientation

  • We’ll cover immigration matters, American culture, communication barriers, transitioning and navigating life in the U.S.
  • Our speakers include representatives from The USC Office of International Services (OIS), USC Orientation, and the USC Postdoc Association (PDA)
  • Location: UPC, Mudd Hall, MHP 101

4:00 pm

Happy Hour