At Issue Archive
Catch up on UCLA people, places and projects on campus and in the news.
By sharing ideas and learning from those different from us, we can find answers to society’s difficult questions
Apr 1, 2017
In this time of polarization, UCLA proudly brings people together to work for the common good.
Jan 1, 2017
Many 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
In 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
UCLA’s Herb Alpert School of Music balances scholarship, performance and composition across genres.
Apr 1, 2016
For more than 50 years UCLA has been advancing the extraordinary field of neuroscience.
Jan 1, 2016
We must continually advance the quest for equal justice and a multiethnic democracy on our campus.
Oct 1, 2015
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
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
The 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
In person and online, Bruins should strive for civil debate that incorporates critical thinking and respect, as well as restraint and compassion.
Oct 1, 2014
No other higher education institution has achieved, innovated or impacted the world more in so short a time.
Jul 1, 2014
Student-athletes excel in the classroom, too.
Apr 1, 2014
On 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
There is no time like the present to support UCLA — the university's very future could be at stake.
Jan 1, 2010
UC President Mark Yudof must ask some tough questions to bring the UC system into the future.
Oct 1, 2009
A new scholarship plan aims to ease financial burdens for students.
Apr 1, 2009
Recently, 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