Natalie Alvarez


 I am a sophomore at USC majoring in Civil Engineering (Building Science).

I am currently a research assistant at the USC Innovation in Integrated Informatics Lab researching Smart Phone Based Indoor Location Sensing. Previously I was a research assistant studying sustainable cities as a part of the USC Center on Megacities.

I am a Viterbi Student Ambassador, and a member of the Officer Council for the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Chapter at USC. I have recently been elected as the Vice President of External Relations for SWE for the 2012-13 academic year.

I am also involved in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) chapters at USC.

I am looking for a paid summer internship related to civil Engineering.

I am currently enrolled in:

  • CE 225: Mechanics of Deformable Bodies
  • CE 325: Dynamics
  • ARCH 205b: Building Science I
  • CE 207: Introduction to Design of Structural Systems
  • MUJZ 419: The Jazz Experience: Myths and Culture
  • NAUT 001: Deepwater Cruising

Previous Courses:

  • CE 205: Statics
  • PHYS 152: Fundamentals of Physics II: Electricity and Magnetism
  • ARCH 205: Building Science I
  • ARLT 100: American Bestsellers since WWII
  • REL 134: Introduction to Buddhist Literature
  • CE 107: Introduction to Civil Engineering Graphics
  • CE 108: Introduction to Computer Methods in Civil Engineering
  • MATH 245: Mathematics of Physics and Engineering I
  • PHYS 161: Fundamentals of Physics I: Mechanics and Thermodynamics (honors)
  • ENGR 100a: Engineering Honors Colloquium
  • ITAL 120: Italian I
  • ENGR 102: Engineering Freshmen Academy
  • CE 106: Design and Planning of Civil Engineering Systems
  • MATH 226: Calculus III
  • ARCH 114: Architecture: Culture and Community
  • IR 101: International Relations
  • WRIT 140: Writing and Critical Reasoning
You can download my resume here.

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