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Student Spotlight – Julia Nakamura

Meet fourth-year UCLA student researcher Julia Nakamura!

Julia…
November 27, 2019/by Chris Ibarra
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One of California’s iconic tree species offers lessons for conservation

 

With increasing regularity, Californians are witnessing…
November 27, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

UCLA Opens World’s 1st Institute To Study Kindness

November 15, 2019/by Kristina Hordzwick
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Arctic Ocean could be ice-free for part of the year as soon as 2044

It’s hard to imagine the Arctic without sea ice.

But…
November 15, 2019/by Chris Ibarra
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Activist Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim wins Pritzker Award for young environmental innovators

The UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability presented…
November 15, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

UCLA political scientists launch one of largest-ever public opinion surveys for run-up to 2020

As the nation heads into another contentious presidential campaign,…
October 17, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

UCLA astronomer gets best look at first comet from outside our solar system

David Jewitt, a UCLA professor of planetary science and astronomy,…
October 17, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

UCLA’s American Indian Studies Center: 50 years of providing Native peoples a voice

As a quiet darkness descended over the several thousand people…
October 17, 2019/by Chris Ibarra
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50 Years of Comparative Literature at UCLA

By Margaret MacDonald (Adapted from an article by Megan Reusche)

This…
October 1, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

UCLA named No. 1 U.S. public institution by U.S. News & World Report for third consecutive year

UCLA once again tops the list of U.S. public universities…
September 30, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

UCLA is No. 1 public college in 2020 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education ranking

For the third consecutive year UCLA has been selected as…
September 30, 2019/by Chris Ibarra

Maripau Paz, Inaugural Arthur Ashe Scholar

UCLA College senior Maripau Paz has been selected as the…
September 30, 2019/by Chris Ibarra