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Back Issue - April 2017


Getting in the Way
Getting in the WayCongressman John Lewis recently received the UCLA Medal for his social justice work.
Apr 17, 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
Bun Voyage
Bun Voyage Bruins are known for pursuing excellence, so we took to Facebook to ask them to name the best burgers in L.A. Here are the top five.
Apr 1, 2017
Always Game
Always Game Pokémon on your shoulder? This game designer is turning heads with his work on augmented reality games that change the way we interact with our world.
Apr 1, 2017
Birdies and Benching
Birdies and Benching Club sports off the beaten path.
Apr 1, 2017
Culture for a Cause
Culture for a CauseThe UCLA United Afghan Club showcases Afghan culture in their annual event.
Apr 1, 2017
Religious by Nature
Religious by Nature In these turbulent times, UCLA Center for the Study of Religion director Carol Bakhos does not see people losing their faith — but becoming increasingly interested in spirituality.
Apr 1, 2017
History Onboard
History OnboardThe Freedom Train sparked a rededication to American values at UCLA.
Apr 1, 2017
Spring 2017 Happenings
Spring 2017 HappeningsA Bruin guide to the season’s best in UCLA arts and culture, entertainment and sports.
Apr 1, 2017
Germ Warfare
Germ WarfareThere is no fail-safe way to avoid catching the colds, flu and other illnesses that lurk all around us, but we can reduce the odds.
Apr 1, 2017
Bound and Determined
Bound and DeterminedA Bruin family has kept Caravan Book Store successful for more than 60 years.
Apr 1, 2017
Trek Trove
Trek TroveTravel to unexplored worlds of the Star Trek universe with UCLA’s Gene Roddenberry Star Trek Collection.
Apr 1, 2017
Rising Son
Rising SonJerry Neuheisel’s quarterback career got a second life in Japan.
Apr 1, 2017
Notable Quotable
Notable QuotableJack Needleman, chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health weighs in on health and the environment.
Apr 1, 2017
Dentistry by Degrees
Dentistry by DegreesRuth Alvarez’ passion for dentistry has led her to earn four UCLA degrees.
Apr 1, 2017
The Healing Garden
The Healing Garden UCLA’s first vertical garden enables Semel Institute patients to grow their own food and reduce stress.
Apr 1, 2017
Wake-Up Call
Wake-Up CallUCLA scientists successfully jump-started a coma patient’s brain.
Apr 1, 2017
A Question of Identity
A Question of IdentityCan we choose our gender, or is it innate? The answer may lie somewhere in between.
Apr 1, 2017
Neighborhood Watching
Neighborhood WatchingWhat are the unintended consequences of building the city of tomorrow?
Apr 1, 2017
A Harmonious Future
A Harmonious Future Bruin Margaret Martin uses music to boost the confidence and competence of disadvantaged youth.
Mar 15, 2017
Digging into Culture
Digging into CultureUCLA archaeologists enlist the local community to help preserve Ethiopia's cultural heritage.
Mar 9, 2017
Diversity Sells
Diversity Sells The 2017 Hollywood Diversity Report adds another year of data that shows diverse casts lead to a better bottom line.
Mar 3, 2017