USC Research Gateway Scholars Undergraduate Research Journals

We are proud to showcase the scholarly works of USC Undergraduates engaged in research and preparing for graduate school. These exceptional students are USC Research Gateway Scholars. Below you will find the latest journal publications, representing years 2009 to 2011. The 2012 – 2015 Cohort Journals will be published soon. Please refer to the journal disclaimer noted in each volume and at the bottom of this webpage. To download and review the journals, please click on the link above the image (with the extension .pdf).

The journals are available for purchase through the following host of our publications: To locate the journals on this site, search for USC Research Gateway Scholars Journal. If you have any questions about the journals, please contact our office. Again, please join us in acknowledging and celebrating the academic achievements of the outstanding students that appear in the journals.


Dr. David Glasgow, Director & Assistant Vice Provost
Undergraduate Journal Managing Editor

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USC Undergraduate Research Journal VII Fall 2011

USC Undergrad Research Journal V. VII_Fall2010

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USC Undergraduate Research Journal V Fal l2009

Journal Disclaimer:
While the Research Gateway Program editors have made every effort to assure a high degree of accuracy, rigor and quality in the content of this journal, the interpretations and conclusions found within each essay are those of the author’s alone and not the Research Gateway Program. Any errors or omissions are strictly the responsibility of each author. Also, please note that the works represented in the journal are from undergraduates learning to conduct and write about research.