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Student StoriesUp Until 7th Grade, I Planned On Becoming A Sport Broadcaster, It Wasn’t Until My Best Friend Took Me To A Professional Hockey Games That I Realized I Wanted To Become A Dentist. After Years Of Spending Time With Various Athletes And Observing The Lack Of Oral Health Education And Lack Of Protection Players Had, I Realized I Wanted To Make A Change. Dentistry Allows Me To Entwine My Love Of Sports And Passion Of Helping Others.
Student StoriesNowhere are the students more happy, engaged and well-rounded than at USC. The benefits associated with an elite private research university cannot be overstated. Being on the main campus, and in such a vibrant city, there is so much to experience and be a part of. Ostrow has something for everyone, and it's great to see all of the students taking advantage of everything it has to offer.
Student StoriesGet involved with all that Ostrow and USC has to offer, such as study clubs, community outreach, research and student government and definitely go to a football game! Don't get overwhelmed by the academics and hide behind books all the time because the memories you make will not come from when you were studying, but rather the time you spent immersed in fun and rewarding activities with your friends and classmates.
Editor’s Note: The following is Ostrow’s winning essay for the National Dental Association President’s Scholarship Equity Statement Competition. The competition awards a $10,000 scholarship to one student — who must be a member of their school’s chapter of the Student National Dental Association — at each of California’s dental schools. BEING RAISED BY A HARD-WORKING […]
Dental school vows to continue supporting profession with career advancement training opportunities. THE HERMAN OSTROW SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY OF USC has announced it will no longer be matriculating new dental hygiene students, making the Class of 2021 the last to graduate with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from USC. The move comes as USC […]
Ostrow Connect offers USC dentistry faculty, staff, students and alumni the opportunity to stay connected. LIVING IN A PHYSICALLY DISTANCED WORLD as a result of a global pandemic can necessarily lead to a loss of a sense of community. Temporarily gone are the ceremonies, events, galas and small get-togethers that help foster a solid community. […]
The collaboration, between the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC and Dublin Dental University Hospital/School of Dental Science, aims to improve quality of orofacial pain care in Ireland and beyond. OSTROW’S DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAM has joined forces with Trinity College Dublin Dental University Hospital/School of Dental Science to launch a hybrid online/on-campus certificate program […]
MOST OF MY — AND MY PARENTS’ — LIFE HAS BEEN ABOUT SERVING OTHERS. In Indian Sikh culture, we call it Seva, which means “selfless service.” Throughout the years of my volunteer experiences in the United States and abroad, I have mostly served children. People often ask me why service is so important to me. For […]