Category Archives: Geodesign Major

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Julian Herren

I have always been interested in the natural environment and how us humans have chosen to shape it. I suppose my interests stem from my parents and have since grown out of my desire to combine what they are passionate about. My dad is a home builder with degrees in real estate and landscape architecture...
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Joanna Wang

I always like to think the city I'm from sort of grows along with me. When I was small, my parents would need to bike me to kindergarten, later came the extensive subway system, and by the time I went to high school, the final one mile between subway stations and my home was connected...
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Eliza Gutierrez-Dewar

Growing up, I was surrounded by art and technology. Throughout my time in school, my focus was divided between technical skills and creative activities. Going into college, I felt I had to choose which of my seemingly polarized interests I wanted to pursue, not realizing there might be a way to combine them all. I decided...
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Grace Corsi

Whether it was constructing elaborate forts as a child, singing in choirs, composing music, or designing treehouses, I’ve always found immense joy in the process of creating. This has carried into my studies at USC, where I am double majoring in Jazz Voice and GeoDesign. Growing up in Seattle, I developed a deep love for the...
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