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Chemist Paula Diaconescu to lead new NSF Center for Integrated Catalysis

The National Science Foundation announced a five year, $1.8…
August 4, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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UCLA’s Rev. James Lawson Jr., civil rights icon, eulogizes Rep. John Lewis

Acclaimed civil rights activist and UCLA College Lecturer…
July 31, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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If relaxed too soon, physical distancing measures might have been all for naught

If physical distancing measures in the United States are…
July 24, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Professor’s work informs proposed U.S. commission on racial healing

A recently proposed U.S. Commission on Truth, Racial Healing…
July 21, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama

UC to lead group awarded $25M by NSF to launch quantum computing institute

The National Science Foundation today announced a five-year,…
July 21, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
A photo of Chancellor Gene Block bestowing the UCLA Medal on U.S. Rep. and civil rights icon John Lewis.

Remembering John Lewis

Patricia Turner is professor of African American studies…
July 20, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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UCLA College Magazine Special Centennial Issue

Little did we know that, barely a year after the start of our…
July 20, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Hand in Hand Across Africa

By the end of this century, 1 in 4 people in the world could…
July 14, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Alumna’s Gift will Support the Study of Contemporary Chinese Culture

A $250,000 donation from economics alumna May C. Chong has established…
July 13, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
A graphic visualization of the layers and connecting points in a conspiracy theory.

How conspiracy theories emerge – and how their storylines fall apart

A new study by UCLA professors offers a new way to understand…
July 9, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Second annual cohort of Chancellor’s Award for Community-Engaged Research to incorporate social justice into undergraduate courses

UCLA undergraduates will soon have the opportunity to gather…
July 9, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Discovery opens up new path in study of marine evolution and biodiversity

New UCLA research indicates that an evolutionary phenomenon…
July 9, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama