Treat Yourself to LuLu’s Sweets

Even though Valentine’s Day is 11 months away, there are tons of other holidays when your sweetie deserves some sweets. Or how about sending your mom or dad some Mondel Bread for their special days, in flavors like Heath Bar or Lemon Poppy Seed? Then there are the midnight munchies when you’re up studying late and you just need a sugar fix to finish the last page of your paper.

Visit and view the extensive, mouth-watering menu of Lu Lu's Mondel bread. It's better than biscotti! In addition to the blissful taste is the incredibly cute packaging available for gifts. –J.K.

Raise Money for USC’s Gay Lesbian Transgender Assembly

Now through May 1 when you use your Ralphs Card part of the proceeds will go to the Gay Lesbian Transgender Community at USC’s campus if you register online. All you have to do is go to the Ralphs Web site (, register your card as a new customer, edit your community contribution program information and choose the LGBT resource. Why not put your grocery money towards a good cause?

Submit Crazy Videos or Photos to be Aired Before March Madness

Coke Zero and NCAA Basketball have partnered up to challenge their fans before March Madness kicks off. College fans can submit videos and photos of their “craziest acts” to

The craziest ones will be shown on CBS right before March Madness tip-off. Inspired by Duke University’s Cameron Crazies, CBS basketball analyst Seth Davis teamed up with Coke Zero to devise the challenge. Winners will be selected right before the championship, airing April 6.

Callooh! Callay!

Now through May 16 you can check out USC Library’s Wonderland Award at the Doheny Memorial Library. Entries from previous years of the Wonderland Award, which reflect the imaginative range of Lewis Carroll, are on display. The collection includes Carroll’s logic puzzles, nonsense poetry, photography, “The Hunting of the Snark” and of course, the Alice in Wonderland books.

If you happen to be a USC student, you can enter the Wonderland competition, which encourages students to explore Carroll’s imaginative compilation of work and be inspired to create something of your own. Submissions are only limited by the imagination, and can include anything from essays, poems, performance pieces, video games, animation, visual artwork, music, digital compositions and films.

The deadline is April 1, and the first place prize is $2,000! Join the USC Libraries Wonderland Award Facebook group for more information.

The President’s Ball at UCLA

UCLA Library presents the President’s Ball Saturday, March 7. Learn vintage ballroom dance moves from the Presidents’ eras, i.e. from George Washington’s days to Abraham Lincoln’s. 8 p.m.-11:45 p.m. Free. RSVP to