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Rivalries don't get much better (or more heated) than the one between USC and UCLA. Sniffing a serious challenge in the air, we set out to settle the score — with a stylish twist, of course.
From a celebrity designer and a Who What Wear founder to Nasty Gal and Net-A-Porter staffers, we gave seven fashion insiders the chance to wax poetic about their alma maters. The Trojans and Bruins mused on everything from crazy classes to sneaking into bars. Plus, the insanely successful ladies doled out career advice that's definitely worth heeding.
So, which SoCal school really comes out on top? You'll have to do today's assigned reading to find out.