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Back Issue - October 2014


What if The Simpsons Met Family Guy?
Simpsons Bruin Patrick Meighan wrote the episode where they did.
Oct 2, 2014
Creating a Civil Virtual Society
Creating a Civil Virtual SocietyIn person and online, Bruins should strive for civil debate that incorporates critical thinking and respect, as well as restraint and compassion.
Oct 1, 2014
New Game Plan
New Game PlanVideo game animation director Sunil Thankamushy changed the style of his creations after his children were born.
Oct 1, 2014
Art as Activist
Art as Activism After David Gere saw that art could change people's thinking, he created "Make Art/Stop AIDS" to intervene in the HIV epidemic.
Oct 1, 2014
Water, Water, Everywhere
Water, Water, EverywhereBruins swung into action when a DWP water main rupture flooded parts of the campus.
Oct 1, 2014
Disappearing Acts
Disappearing ActsHow many of these vanished campus landmarks do you remember?
Oct 1, 2014
Raising a Racket
Raising a RacketThis past May, the women’s tennis team won its second and UCLA’s 111th NCAA national championship in a nail-biting, 4-3 slugfest.
Oct 1, 2014
Top Teacher
Top TeacherAlex Caputo-Pearl is the new head of the second-largest teachers' union local in the nation.
Oct 1, 2014
A Picture of Health
AA groundbreaking, multidisciplinary effort aims to make UCLA the healthiest campus anywhere.
Oct 1, 2014
Writer of the Lost Monarch
Writer of the Lost MonarchKara Cooney wants you to know about an ancient Egyptian female ruler not named Cleopatra.
Oct 1, 2014
Declaration of Independence
Declaration of IndependenceTogether, can we make the LA region 100 percent sustainable in water and energy by 2050?
Oct 1, 2014
A Slave No More
A Slave No MoreCarissa Phelps brought herself out of a life of forced sex and drug use.
Oct 1, 2014
The New Deals
The New DealsSavvy business innovators are leveraging technology to transform the marketplace.
Oct 1, 2014
Summary Judgments
Kerri L. JohnsonKerri L. Johnson, associate professor of communication studies and psychology, offers tips on how to see each person as a unique individual.
Oct 1, 2014
A Towering Test for Real-World Solutions
WattsUCLA conservators are working hard to preserve LA's landmark Watts Towers.
Oct 1, 2014
The Wall is Still Tumbling Down
The Wende Museum founder Justinian Jampol spends his days surrounded by Cold War history.
Oct 1, 2014
Fall 2014 Happenings
Fall 2014 HappeningsAn exclusive Bruin guide to the season’s best in UCLA arts and culture, entertainment and sports.
Oct 1, 2014
UCLA Community School: Making a Major Difference
UCLA Community School: Making a Major DifferenceIn just five years, the percentage of students going to college has almost tripled.
Sep 17, 2014
LA2050: Transforming Los Angeles for the Future
image UCLA submitted a grand vision for how to make the city the nation's most livable—and won $100,000 to make it real.
Sep 11, 2014
Bruins Shine at Telluride
Mark Columbus UCLA is alwys well represented in the annual Colorado showcase of new films.
Aug 29, 2014
The Forgotten Four
Forgotten Four A new documentary tells the story of the African Americans who ended the NFL's color ban.
Aug 28, 2014