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Astronomers find that the sun’s core rotates four times faster than its surface

Surprising observation might reveal what the sun was like when…
August 1, 2017/by shawn diaz

New center at UCLA raises everyone’s voices for environmental science

The campus is home to the first university-based center dedicated…
July 17, 2017/by shawn diaz

Technique for measuring and controlling electron state is a breakthrough in quantum computing

“The dream is to have an array of hundreds or thousands of…
July 11, 2017/by shawn diaz

UCLA offers admission to 13,700 Californians for fall 2017

UCLA has offered admission to nearly 16,500 outstanding high…
July 6, 2017/by shawn diaz

UCLA No. 2 U.S. public university in Times Higher Education’s world reputation rankings

The rankings assess the international prestige of institutions…
June 27, 2017/by shawn diaz

‘Be relentless,’ new UCLA graduates are told

​Thousands of new UCLA graduates from ages 17 to 60 reveled…
June 20, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

Faculty member and his wife give $1 million to UCLA College

Michael Jung, a distinguished professor of chemistry and biochemistry…
June 14, 2017/by Margaret MacDonald

NASA selects UCLA alumna for 2017 astronaut candidate class

Jessica Watkins, who earned her Ph.D. in geology from UCLA in…
June 13, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

Darnell Hunt appointed dean of social sciences in the UCLA College

Darnell Hunt, a renowned scholar of race, media and culture,…
June 5, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

How Los Angeles became the capital of incarceration

For the last several years, UCLA history professor Kelly Lytle…
May 19, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce

UCLA hosts its biggest early education literacy fair

400 children and their families head to campus to celebrate literacy

Every…
May 15, 2017/by Rayna Jackson

Two professors named 2017 American Academy of Arts and Sciences fellows

UCLA College faculty members Judith Carney and Stephanie Jamison…
May 3, 2017/by Alyssa Bierce