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Dr. Anna Lee Fisher, first mother in space, to deliver 2019 UCLA College centennial commencement address

Chemist, physician, astronaut and UCLA alumna will speak…
May 15, 2019/by administrator
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UCLA psychologist on why we should embrace aging

Alan Castel says that some forms of memory actually can improve…
May 14, 2019/by administrator
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UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture Announces Appointment of Sharon E. J. Gerstel as Director


The UCLA Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for…
May 14, 2019/by administrator
The members of the Million Dollar Hoods team use public law enforcement data to map the cost of incarceration in Los Angeles.

UCLA to expand data science use in social sciences with a boost from analytics consultancy LRW

The Division of Social Sciences in the UCLA College and global…
May 6, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce
UCLA 100 Years Skyline

UCLA to mark 100th birthday with year of celebration

A yearlong series of programs and events will celebrate…
May 1, 2019/by administrator
Patricia J. Johnson

UCLA microbiologist Patricia J. Johnson elected to National Academy of Sciences

Patricia J. Johnson, UCLA professor of microbiology, immunology…
May 1, 2019/by administrator
Meredith Cohen

Professor Meredith Cohen Discusses Rebuilding and Restoring Notre Dame Cathedral

Feelings of grief and despair were felt across the globe…
May 1, 2019/by administrator
Jo Anne Van Tilburg, right, and Cristián Arévalo Pakarati

The stone faces and human problems on Easter Island


In 1981, UCLA archaeology graduate student Jo Anne…
April 23, 2019/by administrator
Divers survey submersible cages used to farm cobia off the coast of Puerto Rico. UCLA researchers conducted the first country-by-country evaluation of the potential for marine aquaculture under current policies and practices.

Will ocean seafood farming sink or swim? UCLA study evaluates its potential


Seafood farming in the ocean — or marine aquaculture…
April 23, 2019/by administrator

Best in snow: New scientific device creates electricity from snowfall

UCLA researchers and colleagues have designed a new device…
April 16, 2019/by administrator
Josie and Joe Bruin welcome one of the newest Bruins.

Nearly 14,000 high school students and their families attend Bruin Day

Josie and Joe Bruin welcome one of the newest Bruins.

April 16, 2019/by administrator
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Scientists identify a key gene in the transmission of deadly African sleeping sickness


Life scientists from UCLA and the University of…
April 10, 2019/by administrator