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Bethany Powers '11

Get Ready: Tweet Spots

tweetspots From all corners of campus, information-bearing Bruins are taking to Twitter.
Apr 1, 2011

On Exhibit: Art and Remembrance

artremembrance Inspired by a beloved UCLA professor, the director of the Fowler Museum brings Central Nigerian art to Westwood.
Jan 1, 2011

Curtain Up: Hailing Hadelich

hadelich Doctors told violin prodigy Augustin Hadelich he would never play again after he was maimed in a fire. A decade later, the 26-year-old is one of the most acclaimed violinists in the world.
Jan 1, 2011

Volunteer Army

UCLA Volunteer DayIt's only the second annual UCLA Volunteer Day, when thousands of students tackle projects across the county, but it already feels like tradition.
Jan 1, 2011

Curtain Up: Electric Summer

electricsummer The Hammer Museum partners with KCRW DJs and live bands this summer with its free "Also I Like to Rock" concert series of "danceable rock," Motown with a twist, and indie-pop.
Jul 1, 2010

Cinematic: Riding Giants

ridinggiants The Hammer shows the iconic surfing documentary Riding Giants, the first documentary to open the Sundance Film Festival, where the death-defying stunts drew roars of approval.
Jul 1, 2010

Family Values: Accordion en Español

accordionenespanol Bring the kids to a multicultural concert to meet the "Jimi Hendrix of the Accordion" Mr. Vallanato, a Mexican-American from Texas who riffs on Colombian folk music.
Jul 1, 2010

A UCLA Family Affair

Tchekmedyian family has a deep Bruin backgroundFor the Tchekmedyians, being a Bruin is something (almost) the entire family shares.
May 28, 2010

Hope Fills: The UCLA Food Closet

Grocery BagStruggling students can find a meal at the UCLA Food Closet.
Apr 26, 2010

Street Legal

Justice CorpsUCLA students make a difference in crowded Los Angeles County courts.
Apr 1, 2010

Family Values: Puck and Friends

puckandfriends The Geffen Playhouse brings Shakespeare alive for kids of all ages.
Apr 1, 2010

Mind Opener: Getting Graphic

gettinggraphic Titans of the comic book world speak at UCLA about their work.
Apr 1, 2010

Avatar Showcases Bruin Talent

Avatar directed by James CameronThe other world of James Cameron's Avatar was made possible with the work of several UCLA grads.
Mar 1, 2010

Family Values: Play Dates

playdates It's never to early to start thinking about summer plans for your child — and UCLA offers a wide variety of options.
Jan 1, 2010

Mind Openers: Flights of Fancy

flightsoffancy Spend an evening with Neil Gaiman, and watch your imagination take flight.
Jan 1, 2010

Well Served

volunteerNearly 1,000 Bruins served the Los Angeles community in UCLA's first Volunteer Day.
Jan 1, 2010

Good Dogs

Therapy DogThis is a different kind of medicine — furry friends that bring smiles to hospital patients.
Jan 1, 2010

Curtain Up: Spirit and Soul

spiritandsoul For more than 70 years, these acts have been gospel and R&B legends.
Jan 1, 2010

Yum Yum!

Nom NomTake a bite out of the food-truck craze with Nom Nom Truck, created by UCLA alumni.
Jan 1, 2010

Good Character: Michael Josephson, 2009 UCLA Alumnus of the Year

Character-education movement creator Michael Josephson '64Ethicist and alumnus Michael Josephson is honored for his dedication for teaching ethics in business, government — and to children.
Oct 22, 2009

Cultivating Justice

HuertaAlvaro Huerta is a new kind of activist — and he's changing lives with his fresh energy and style.
Oct 1, 2009

Healing Music at Mattel

MattelVanya Green's music therapy eases pain and helps recovery of Mattel Children's Hospital's youngest patients.
Jul 1, 2009

Family Values: Swim Scene

swimscene Kids can cool down while parents join them in the water or lounge by the pool at UCLA swim classes.
Jul 1, 2009

Surf and Service

Surf and ServiceVolun–tourism isn't just about volunteering in exotic locales. It can also be about surfing.
Jul 1, 2009

Mind Games Sidebar: Digital Humanities

 Animated digital karnackThe world of Digital Humanities offers everything from an in-depth look at ancient cities to a unique and progressive way to learn more about meth addictions.
Jul 1, 2009

Summer Travel Sidebar: Staycation in Westwood

Blue ocean waterLinks to summer fun that's close to home.
Jul 1, 2009

Mind Openers: Life, Liberty and Dancing

lifelibertydancing Politicians like George Washington used to literally dance around an issue, when knowing the right steps at a ball was part of the political game. Now you can learn the steps to the minuet or a Virginia Reel just for fun at UCLA's semi-regular historical dances.
Jul 1, 2009

New Ads Showcase UCLA in Tough Times

New Ads Showcase UCLA in Tough TimesRemind yourself of what makes UCLA so distinguished with these 30-second clips.
Apr 30, 2009

Family Values: Big Stars and Best Sellers

bigstarsbestsellers Enjoy the California sunshine and your favorite authors at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, held in the heart of UCLA.
Apr 1, 2009

Get Ready: Give Back to the Garden

givebackgarden The botanical garden gives UCLA alumni a nature-filled way to give back.
Apr 1, 2009

A Composer of All Trades

A Composer of All TradesFour-time Emmy winner and UCLA professor composes the musical score in everything from classical plays to video games.
Feb 26, 2009

Inject New Energy into Your Marriage

Inject New Energy Into Your MarriageIs your relationship stuck in a rut? A highly interactive seminar aims to educate couples on how to build stronger, healthier marriages.
Feb 24, 2009