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Upcoming Events


  • Monday, June 17
  • Location: TBA

MATLAB Training

               with Prof. Raymond Kim

  • Tuesday, June 25 and Wednesday, June 26
  • 10 am – 3 pm (on your own for lunch noon – 1 pm)

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Family Orientation Packet

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MATLAB Tutorials:

Notes/Worksheets that will be used by the instructor. These PDFs contain important topics that will be covered during class as well as short problems and exercises.

Forms for Families to Complete and Return:

• Please send all forms to vast@usc.edu
• Also send a scanned copy of the front and back of student’s health insurance card

SHINE students will join these research fields:

  • Luke Harris, Chadwick High School
  • Jacklyn Oldoerp, Notre Dame Academy
  • Achintya Pinninti, Irvington High School
  • Noah Shen, WISH Academy High School
  • Katelyn Sulett, Academy of the Canyons Middle College High School
  • Marco Valadez, Damien High School
  • Tianhao Wei, South Pasadena High School
  • Alec Bernardi, Flintridge Preparatory School
  • Justin Jang, West Ranch High School
  • Dhruv Aggarwal, Oak Park High School
  • Abhinav Buddhavaram, Mission San Jose High School
  • Pratham Gandhi, Horace Mann School
  • Arnav Nayudu, Mission San Jose High School
  • Rayan Singh, Mountain View High School
  • Matthew Burke, Polytechnic School
  • Jordan Jaross, La Canada High School
  • Michael Kim, Cypress High School
  • Jason Song, University High School
  • Max Edelstein, Grover Cleveland High School
  • Sarah Burke, Polytechnic School
  • Pearson Mewbourne, Choate Rosemary Hall
  • Andrew Sung, Troy High School
  • Angel Trujillo, East Los Angeles Renaissance Academy
  • Irie Cooper, Choate Rosemary Hall
  • Riya Ranjan, Monta Vista High School
  • Ishaan Chandra, The Harker School
  • Ipek Goktan, Windward School
  • Mena Hassan, Diamond Bar High School
  • Bryant Huang, Gretchen Whitney High School
  • Josh Huang, Diamond Bar High School
  • Cassandra Jeon, Diamond Bar High School
  • Rachel Lobl, San Marin High School

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Learn about the work SHINE professors are doing and the impact it’s making.

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