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Back Issue - July 2011


Can Twitter Be Trusted?
Crowd of protestors in Middle EastIn political uprisings, the role of social media can be exaggerated, and its accounts overblown.
Sep 7, 2011
Not Your Average Joe
1920s Joe BruinUCLA without Joe Bruin? Almost happened.
Jul 1, 2011
Natural Habitat: Prickly Passion
naturalhab Behold the backyard of UCLA's "Cactus Man."
Jul 1, 2011
All This Jazz
allthisjazz The jazz studies program is a jewel in UCLA's crown — and its influence extends way beyond academics.
Jul 1, 2011
Bolly Good
Bollywood DancersNo, it's not some surreal Pledge-week ritual.
Jul 1, 2011
Stretch Yourself
Stretching illustrationTips on the why, how and when of stretching, from a Bruin fitness expert.
Jul 1, 2011
Natural Wonder
Louie SchwartzbergUCLA Magazine Q&A with Clio-winning, Emmy-nominated director and cinematographer Louie Schwartzberg, a pioneer in the art of nature and aerial cinematography.
Jul 1, 2011
Tales of the Runway
talesoftherunway Clothes-minded Bruins are thriving as fashion-industry trendsetters.
Jul 1, 2011
Get Ready: Moving with the Ball
movingwiththeball Pauley Pavilion may be closed for renovation, but Bruin basketball carries on.
Jul 1, 2011
Mind Openers: Eating France
eatingfrance A Bruin Food Network star dishes on the messy choices we make in the kitchen and life.
Jul 1, 2011
Good Sports: It's a Snap!
itsasnap He may not make headlines, but new kid Kevin McDermott's "knack" is crucial to the 2011 Bruins.
Jul 1, 2011
Street Smiles
Street SmilesA Bruin's goofy-face street 'toons become a global happiness project.
Jul 1, 2011
Hooray for Bollywood
BollywoodWhat's with all the stomping, roaring and drumming coming lately from the Wooden Center's Pyramid Room?
Jul 1, 2011
Paying for Playing
LeeIt's no wonder economics professor Lee Ohanian's such a hit with sports fans: In what other class could you discuss Kobe Bryant's salary?
Jul 1, 2011
Of Hairless Mice and Men
Doctors at David Geffen School of Medicine publish news of a potential breakthrough treatment for hair restoration.
Jul 1, 2011
A Circle of Caring
Health-care professionals look to prevent burnout with a rustic retreat.
Jul 1, 2011
Bruin Tracks: Working It
workingit UCLA's alumni-exclusive networking site does things that LinkedIn and Facebook can't.
Jul 1, 2011
Family Values: Dead Men Do Tell Tales
deadmentales Wit' just a wee bit o' imagination, Story Pirates and the Geffen help kids turn tall tales into plays.
Jul 1, 2011
Going Native
Since storming onto the new-music radar in 2009, Local Natives has gone global, and the band's energetic live shows have earned fans everywhere.
Jul 1, 2011
On Exhibit: Road Work
roadwork Two visionaries of counter-culture art and language come together in one fascinating package.
Jul 1, 2011
A Bruin Guide to L.A. Adventures
laadventures Looking for summer fun in the City of Angels? Do it the Bruin way.
Jul 1, 2011