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Catch up on UCLA people, places and projects on campus and in the news.

Above and Beyond
People around the world have a deep affinity for UCLA, and this is evident in the tremendous success of the Centennial Campaign.
Apr 1, 2020
A Milestone in Technology
A Milestone in TechnologyThe network we now know as the internet had its beginnings at UCLA. And we’ve made a long journey down that superhighway.
Jan 1, 2020
Crucial Connections
Crucial ConnectionsOur public outreach keeps UCLA in touch with important issues, influencers and the community.
Oct 1, 2019
Bruins for Life
Bruins for LifeEveryone who attends UCLA automatically becomes a lifelong member of the UCLA Alumni Association.
Jul 1, 2019
A Time to Celebrate, and to Anticipate
A Time to Celebrate, and to Anticipate UCLA is turning 100 — a moment of great pride as we reflect on our extraordinary accomplishments and look forward to what we can achieve in our next era.
May 10, 2019
A Level Playing Field
A Level Playing Field Many California students don’t apply to UCLA because they assume it’s out of their reach. Project Welcome aims to inspire those as young as 13 to make this their dream school.
Dec 14, 2018
Emphasis on Access
Sustainable SolutionsUCLA enrolls more transfer students than any other UC campus. We work with community colleges all across California to attract qualified applicants.
Sep 14, 2018
Sustainable Solutions
Sustainable SolutionsAll across our campus, researchers are working toward helping Los Angeles County transition to complete use of renewable energy and local water by 2050.
Jul 1, 2018
Pride and Partnership
Pride and PartnershipUCLA’s partnership with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs enables us to serve those who have served our nation.
Mar 14, 2018
Defeating Depression
Defeating DepressionUCLA is bringing together 100 researchers to address this ravaging illness.
Jan 1, 2018
Leading Together
Leading Together Like the city in which it was born, UCLA is a beacon of innovation and invention.
Oct 1, 2017
Our Neighbors, Our Partners
Our Neighbors, Our Partners Over the past 100 years, we have reached out to members of our community — and they have responded in kind.
Jul 1, 2017
A Commitment to Discourse
A Commitment to Discourse By sharing ideas and learning from those different from us, we can find answers to society’s difficult questions
Apr 1, 2017
Institutions Matter
Institutions MatterIn this time of polarization, UCLA proudly brings people together to work for the common good.
Jan 1, 2017
Making a Difference
Making a DifferenceMany UCLA scholars devote their careers to preparing students for a lifetime of public service. That commitment takes on special meaning in an election year.
Oct 1, 2016
An Olympian Effort
An Olympian EffortIn just a month, the world’s attention will be focused on the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. At UCLA, we’re also thinking ahead to 2024, in the hope that LA 2024’s bid will bring the Games to campus.
Jul 1, 2016
Yin and Yang of Music
Yin and Yang of MusicUCLA’s Herb Alpert School of Music balances scholarship, performance and composition across genres.
Apr 1, 2016
On the Frontiers of Science
On the Frontiers of ScienceFor more than 50 years UCLA has been advancing the extraordinary field of neuroscience.
Jan 1, 2016
A Culture of Respect
A Culture of RespectWe must continually advance the quest for equal justice and a multiethnic democracy on our campus.
Oct 1, 2015
Local Thought, Global Action
Local Thought Leaders and scholars around the world look to UCLA for the next breakthroughs and new trends. UCLA faculty, alumni and students set the pace in an increasingly interconnected world, driven by exciting new advances and fresh possibilities.
Jul 1, 2015
Bringing Bruins Closer
Bringing Bruins Closer Our alumni are united by their gratitude and goodwill toward UCLA. In return, we want to strengthen their bonds with their alma mater, making it easier for ideas and support to flow back and forth.
Apr 1, 2015
Galactic Vision
Galactiv VisionThe Thirty Meter Telescope at the peak of Hawaii’s Mauna Kea volcano will allow us to see further and deeper into the universe than ever before. When the giant telescope goes operational in 2024, Bruin researchers and students will have access to the most powerful eye ever cast toward the sky.
Jan 15, 2015
Creating a Civil Virtual Society
Creating a Civil Virtual SocietyIn person and online, Bruins should strive for civil debate that incorporates critical thinking and respect, as well as restraint and compassion.
Oct 1, 2014
A Proud Past, a Bright Future
A Proud Past a Bright FutureNo other higher education institution has achieved, innovated or impacted the world more in so short a time.
Jul 1, 2014
Champions On and Off the Field
Champions On and Off the FieldStudent-athletes excel in the classroom, too.
Apr 1, 2014
Saluting Those Who Serve and Have Served
Saluting Those Who Serve and Have ServedOn campus and across the country, UCLA works to support veterans and their families in many different ways in a tradition that stretches back to the end of World War II.
Jan 1, 2014
Measuring Up
Measuring up illustrationThere is no time like the present to support UCLA — the university's very future could be at stake.
Jan 1, 2010
Building Human Capital
Building Human CapitalUC President Mark Yudof must ask some tough questions to bring the UC system into the future.
Oct 1, 2009
The Bruin Scholars Initiative
The Bruin Scholars InitiativeA new scholarship plan aims to ease financial burdens for students.
Apr 1, 2009
Under Review
Silhouette of student studyingRecently, a professor who was a member of UCLA's Committee on Undergraduate Admissions and Relations with Schools criticized the holistic review process. UCLA's vice chancellor for legal affairs explains the issues involved.
Jan 1, 2009


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