Lauren Palius brings her skills in program management, event planning, logistic coordination and interpersonal communication to her role as Assistant Director of the Syracuse University Los Angeles Semester.
Beginning her career as Event Coordinator at the Petersen Automotive Museum, Lauren collaborated to execute internal events, such as the ‘California Dreaming’ Gala, featured in BizBash magazine, and client events ranging from weddings and corporate functions, to star-studded parties.
In 2011 Lauren joined the Syracuse University Los Angeles (SULA) team. As the first Coordinator for the Office of Admissions West and the SULA Semester, Lauren successfully created & developed new information management systems which are still used by both departments today. In 2013 Lauren was promoted into the then newly created role of Assistant Director of the SULA Semester. Lauren feels fortunate to have the opportunity to be involved in all facets of the Semester program, including internship coordination, student safety, event planning, alumni engagement, program management, academics, and student life. Lauren enjoys creating relationships and strives to provide an enriching and fruitful semester for every student.
Lauren is proud to be a native Angelino and graduate of the University of California, San Diego.