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    2017 Performers

    Emma Kate Mclain sang to keep us inspired and awake.

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    2017 Performers

    Rapper Justin Daniels kept us alert, and even returned for an encore.


CreateAthon@USC strives to make a positive impact on the local community, and student learning. Meet the leaders:

Karen Mallia, Associate Professor/Advertising

Scott Farrand, Senior Instructor/Visual Communications
Haylee Mercado, Assistant Professor, Sport and Entertainment Development

Teresa Coles and Cathy Monetti, Founders, and Riggs Partners
Peyton Rowe, CreateAthon Evangelist, Founder of CreateAthon OnCampus

We couldn’t do CreateAthon@USC without support from:
Tom Reichert, Dean of the College of Information and Communications
Andrea Tanner, Director of the School of Journalism and Mass Communications
Irma Van Scoy, Executive Director of USC Connect
Jabari Bodrick, Assistant Director of Service-Learning and Community Engagement

2017 Entertainers:
Emma Kate Mclain, singer, @emmakatemclain
Justin Daniels, rapper, @yourh3ro