From left to right: Isita Tripathi and Nisarg Shah

$100,000 Leadership Scholarships Awarded to Recent Grads

Currently in med school, Isita Tripathi ’20 and Nisarg Shah…
November 23, 2021/by Kristina Hordzwick
Photo of Aomar Boum

Aomar Boum believes in the power of stories to unite

UCLA’s newly appointed Maurice Amado Professor of Sephardic…
November 16, 2021/by Kristina Hordzwick

Kal Penn to discuss life and diversity in Hollywood at virtual UCLA Dean’s Salon

By Jonathan Riggs



Star returns to his alma mater upon…
November 5, 2021/by Kristina Hordzwick
A picture of two people plant an ebony sapling

UCLA’s Congo Basin Institute receives $1 million from Bob and Cindy Taylor

By Jonathan Riggs

In line with his long-standing commitment…
November 4, 2021/by Chris Ibarra
Picture of Maurice Caldwell.

‘I could be killed at any time’: The anguish of being wrongfully convicted of murder

By Stuart Wolpert

Maurice Caldwell spent 20 years in prison…
November 3, 2021/by Chris Ibarra
Photo of Tori Schmitt visiting Autun Cathedral in France.

Reconstructing What Was

By Jonathan Riggs

Founded early in the sixth century,…
November 3, 2021/by Chris Ibarra
Evangelina Vaccaro playing beneath pier at the beach

A decade after gene therapy, children born with deadly immune disorder remain healthy

By Sarah C.P. Williams

Over a decade ago, UCLA physician-scientists…
November 3, 2021/by Chris Ibarra

New scholarship supports undergraduate internships at community organizations

An unpaid summer internship is practically a rite of passage…
November 2, 2021/by Chris Ibarra
Photo of Karen McKinnon

Karen McKinnon receives Packard fellowship

UCLA climate statistician Karen McKinnon was selected to…
November 2, 2021/by Chris Ibarra
Photos: Oscar Wilde, 1882 (credit: Napoleon Sarony, from a collection in the Clark Library). Merlin Holland, Wilde’s only grandson (credit: Ed White)

Gift to UCLA’s Clark Library establishes fellowship to support research on Oscar Wilde

By Margaret MacDonald

UCLA has received a generous gift…
October 18, 2021/by Kristina Hordzwick

Barbra Streisand to fund forward-looking institute at UCLA focused on solving societal challenges

“Building upon her decades of work as an artist and activist,…
October 18, 2021/by Chris Ibarra