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Back Issue - July 2013


The Grass is Still Always Greener
The Grass is Still Always GreenerRapture, Blister, Burn, at the Geffen Playhouse, poses old questions for which we’ve never really found the answers.
Sep 13, 2013
Sports: L.A.'s Profitable Passion
Sports: L.A.'s Profitable PassionA report by UCLA M.B.A. students reveals the considerable economic impact of sports on Los Angeles.
Sep 6, 2013
Chess Champ: Our Freshman Prodigy
Luke Harmon-Vellotti Chess playerFourteen-year-old Luke Harmon-Vellotti will study math and computer science in his first year at UCLA.
Aug 26, 2013
Making Music Again
UCLA patient, guitarist, painter and actor Brad CarterSince UCLA surgeons treated guitarist Brad Carter’s hand tremors, he’s back to doing what he loves.
Jul 29, 2013
Bruin Kay Ryan Awarded National Humanities Medal
Pulitzer Prize winner Kay RyanBruin Kay Ryan Awarded National Humanities Medal
Jul 10, 2013
First Student-Produced TV Pilot Truly a Team Effort
Actor from doubleblind trailerThe $50,000-project made its debut at the 22nd Annual Film Festival in June.
Jul 1, 2013
Game Changers
davidberg For decades, Bruins have made major contributions to baseball history on and off the field.
Jul 1, 2013
Kabul Camera
qayumi A filmmaker draws inspiration from his childhood as an Afghan refugee in the West.
Jul 1, 2013
Walking Taller
walkingtaller An incredible upright stroll down the side of a building.
Jul 1, 2013
Balancing Acts
kleiman Mark Kleiman is the go-to guy on issues related to drug policy.
Jul 1, 2013
If This Walk Could Talk
bruinwalkhail The campus "memory lane" has seen everything from political protests to soapbox derby races.
Jul 1, 2013
Healthy Vacation
healthyvacation How to avoid getting sick on the road.
Jul 1, 2013
Summer 2013 Happenings
mandela Bruin guide to UCLA arts and culture, entertainment and sports.
Jul 1, 2013
Home Grown
homegrown The passion for organic gardening has come to campus.
Jul 1, 2013
The Superhero's Shrink
superheroshrink Batman inspired Andrea Letamendi's career in human behavior.
Jul 1, 2013
Dressing Success
dressingsuccess Deborah Nadoolman Landis intended to be a historian, but costume design came naturally.
Jul 1, 2013
The Barrister and the Buddha
budda This celebrated litigator collects sculptures of the little robed sages wherever she goes.
Jul 1, 2013
Stan and Ollie Forever
stanandollie The UCLA Film and Television Archive is out to save Laurel and Hardy.
Jul 1, 2013
Sourcing the Crowd
sourcing Now you too can be chased by a crush of paparazzi.
Jul 1, 2013
Reorientation of a Nation
williams UCLA institute is generating much of the research on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Jul 1, 2013
When the World Came to Westwood: The Fowler Museum at 50
fowler This unmatched treasure on the campus is celebrating a milestone.
Jul 1, 2013
Westwords: Summer 2013
tennyson Do you like eating organic? On Alumni Day, these graduates weigh in.
Jul 1, 2013
Bravo to Bruin Baseball!
Dog pile celebration of 2013 baseball team Happy fans welcomed home the triumphant team that won UCLA’s first College World Series and 109th NCAA title.
Jun 28, 2013
Final Curtain for Gary Gardner
Gary GardnerThe popular, multi-talented professor taught in the UCLA Theater Department for 40 years. Among his students: Tim Robbins, Susan Egan, Nancy Cartwright and Michael Stuhlbarg.
Jun 25, 2013
Architectural Intervention
Architectural InterventionDesign | Media Arts students use “projection mapping” to animate the back of the Broad Art Center.
Jun 12, 2013
Campus Wunderkind
OperaThis phenomenal young opera singer was discovered at UCLA, where his mom is a faculty in residence.
Jun 11, 2013