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Back Issue - April 2011


Head Games
Brain Puzzle CartoonWhat happens when sales and neuroscience meet? Marketers get closer than ever to reading our minds.
Apr 1, 2011
The Future of Work
Child Drawing of Future CarBruin kids foresee big changes in the world of 2030 — including a very Jetsons job market.
Apr 1, 2011
A New Blueprint For Public Life
City blueprint illustrationArmed with a $100 million gift from alumni Meyer and Renee Luskin, UCLA's School of Public Affairs is building a powerful new resource to reshape civic life.
Apr 1, 2011
Brooms Up!
UCLA Quidditch TeamIt's quirky, confusing, completely exhausting — and the UCLA Quidditch Team wouldn't want their game any other way.
Apr 1, 2011
Sacred Sands
Sand mandalasThis is not a sandbox. This is transcendence.
Apr 1, 2011
Dropping In
Helicopter illustration"Helicopter" parents are a growing phenomenon, but not entirely healthy. A UCLA expert has tips on how to raise kids without hovering.
Apr 1, 2011
Bridge to the Past
Arroyo BridgeAnother groundbreaking Bruin moment from the files of the UCLA History Project.
Apr 1, 2011
Field Work
Gevrina Seferaj"Just do it" isn't just a tagline for Nike Field Reporter Gevvy Seferaj '11.
Apr 1, 2011
Arctic Art
What drove acclaimed UCLA art and design professor Rebeca Méndez to conquer the North Pole?
Apr 1, 2011
Robo Doc
It can't write a prescription, but a good robot can be a great med-school teacher.
Apr 1, 2011
Sipping History
A UCLA-led team unearths the world's oldest winery — and a new path to human development.
Apr 1, 2011
A Foot in the Door
An ambitious student curator brings art, culture and socially responsible shoes to Kerckhoff.
Apr 1, 2011
On Exhibit: Divers and Dwarves
dwarves A retrospective of work by legendary American artist Paul Thek comes to the Hammer.
Apr 1, 2011
Herbie Hits the Hammer
herbiehammer At UCLA Film & Television Archive's screening of Disney classic The Love Bug, 1963 VW beetle Herbie proves he can still give bad guys a run for their money.
Apr 1, 2011
Bruin Tracks: Good Vibrations
goodvibrations UCLA's Spring Sing tradition continues with a night of live music, comedy and a Beach Boy-gone-Gershwin.
Apr 1, 2011
Big Building on Campus
Ackerman Union 50th birthdayAs Ackerman Student Union celebrates its 50th birthday, we look back at how it's been UCLA's concrete chronicle of society's tastes, attitudes and change.
Apr 1, 2011
Cinematic: Culture Clashes
sultureclashes Back-to-back retrospectives show how the very different films of Richard Brooks and Patricio Guzmán similarly challenge contemporary culture.
Apr 1, 2011
Good Sports: Softball Expectations
softballexpectations The 2010 Bruins' championship-winning season threw the softball world for a curve — and set the pressure on high for 2011.
Apr 1, 2011
Get Ready: Tweet Spots
tweetspots From all corners of campus, information-bearing Bruins are taking to Twitter.
Apr 1, 2011
Mind Openers: The Secret War
secretwar Digital theorist, critic and UCLA professor Peter Lunenfeld has a radical idea: Think before you click.
Apr 1, 2011
Music That Cooks
Meet Iron Chef's secret to spicy TV: Bruin composer Craig Marks.
Apr 1, 2011
Reel Science
High-school sweethearts Junie Hildebrandt and Richard Moon swapped science labs for movie sets.
Apr 1, 2011