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$5 million gift from Meyer Luskin establishes research center for history and policy at UCLA

Thanks to a $5 million gift from longtime supporter Meyer Luskin,…
February 15, 2017/by Margaret MacDonald

Pourdavoud Center for the Study of the Iranian World established at UCLA

UCLA has established the Pourdavoud Center for the Study of the…
February 14, 2017/by Margaret MacDonald

UCLA faculty voice: Americans tend to be married to their political party

People often ask me “who these people are” — those who…
February 10, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

The Wellsprings of Our Moralities

In response to the question series "What can evolution tell…
February 8, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

Political affiliation can predict how people will react to false information about threats

The study, which will be published in the journal Psychological…
February 3, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

UCLA faculty voice: Obama should not feel obligated to go quietly

If Mr. Trump expected Barack Obama, who will be the first president…
January 31, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

The moon is older than scientists thought, UCLA-led research team reports

A UCLA-led research team reports that the moon is at least 4.51…
January 27, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

Become a citizen scientist and help preserve California’s biodiversity

Would you like to become a volunteer citizen scientist helping…
January 25, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

New Master of Social Science program to offer interdisciplinary, hands-on training

It doesn't take a rocket scientist to send a NASA mission to…
January 12, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

UCLA acquires major collection of Sephardic Jewish past

The UCLA Sephardic Archive has acquired one of the most significant…
January 10, 2017/by Margaret MacDonald

Where Are They Now: Cailin Crockett

Cailin Crockett ’10 made history as one of UCLA’s first Astin…
January 9, 2017/by Margaret MacDonald

UCLA mathematicians bring ocean to life for Disney’s ‘Moana’

UCLA mathematics professor Joseph Teran, a Walt Disney consultant…
January 3, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce