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UCLA aflutter over the butterfly effect

You’ve seen the butterflies fluttering across Los Angeles…
March 14, 2019/by administrator
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UCLA biology professor uses superheroes to help students sift fact from fiction

While Shane Campbell-Staton was working on his dissertation…
March 7, 2019/by administrator

UCLA’s Hollywood Diversity Report reveals a few bright spots for women and minorities

Counting each year’s 200 top-grossing films,…
February 22, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce

U.S. Rep. Ted Lieu says government can help make society more just for all

U.S. Rep. Ted Lieu came from Taiwan to the United…
February 22, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce

All-star panel examines race, politics and activism in sports

The one-hour discussion about athletes and activism was part…
February 8, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce

UCLA leads development of first-of-its-kind telescope for gamma-ray astronomy

Researchers using the array will be able to study the gamma rays…
February 4, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce
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Zoroastrian Studies Graduate Fellowship established at UCLA

Thanks to a gift in 2018 from the Trust of Morvarid Guiv,…
January 30, 2019/by administrator

Chicano Studies Research Center wins diversity award

Throughout its 50-year history, the Chicano Studies Research…
January 28, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce

Space physicist wins Royal Astronomical Society 2019 Gold Medal

Margaret Kivelson, who discovered an ocean inside Jupiter’s…
January 18, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce
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Jahangir and Eleanor Amuzegar Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Contemporary Iranian Studies

UCLA has launched a national and international search for a top…
January 11, 2019/by administrator

UCLA students aim to help island nations balance economics with ocean conservation

Blue Prosperity aims to mitigate the threats of climate change…
January 2, 2019/by Alyssa Bierce

Six UCLA professors named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

They are to be honored by the association for their…
December 3, 2018/by Alyssa Bierce