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Back Issue - July 2006


Don't Go Out of the Water
Don't Go Out of the WaterAre enclosed beaches a haven for bacteria? A troubling study of beach sand.
Jul 1, 2006
Water Warriors
Man with a hose photoThe world is running out of drinkable water. A determined trio of UCLA scientists is working to bring hope to a parched planet.
Jul 1, 2006
Interview with the Bruin
Interview With the BruinWhen you're a 4,000-pound bronze statue of a grizzly, you get a lot of attention on campus.
Jul 1, 2006
Amazing Grace: Antronette Yancey
yancey This Public Health professor has been a model, a doctor, a basketball player, poet, musician and author.
Jul 1, 2006
The Carnesale Legacy
UCLA’s eighth chancellor Albert Carnesale Nine years ago, Albert Carnesale took the helm of UCLA as chancellor. Now, as he steps down, we take a first look at his legacy.
Jul 1, 2006
Curtain Up: Drama al Fresco
Curtain Up: Drama al FrescoThis summer Theatricum Botanicum features Bruin alums on stage - and visiting prof Ellen Gear as a director.
Jul 1, 2006
Eye Spies
Cameras in sepiaIn public or on the job, hidden cameras have us in their sights. Are we trading privacy for security?
Jul 1, 2006
The Fractured Family
Colored illustration of broken familyThe American family is increasingly isolated, as the stress of modern life inexorably pushes its members apart. Can we learn to reconnect with each other?
Jul 1, 2006
Bench Tales
Bench in front of blue backFour student managers and one dedicated volunteer see Bruin sports up close and personal. A view of UCLA athletics few Bruin fans are privileged to see.
Jul 1, 2006
The Dolphin Detective
The Dolphin DetectiveUCLA alum Maddalena Bearzi studies the dolphins in Santa Monica Bay.
Jul 1, 2006
Confessions of a Media Man
Confessions of a Media ManUCLA's Tom Plate talks about his 10 toughest interviews. See if you can match a world leader with his description.
Jul 1, 2006
Get Ready: Chill Zones
Get Ready: Chill ZonesWe reveal five spots on campus that lend themselves to quiet relaxation.
Jul 1, 2006
On Exhibit: The Other Hollywood
On Exhibit: The Other HollywoodA UCLA Library exhibit displays Modernist architecture with a Tinseltown pedigree.
Jul 1, 2006
Working the Web
Working the WebClick here to opportunity as a young Bruin reveals the secrets of job-hunting online.
Jul 1, 2006