Chemical biologist receives award for development of imaging technology

Ellen Sletten, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry…
December 9, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Three professors named 2020 fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

The American Association for the Advancement of Science,…
December 9, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Andrea Ghez delivers Nobel Lecture, receives Nobel medal

Editor’s note: This news release was updated Dec. 10 with…
December 9, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Election of Kamala Harris invites Americans to consider identity

Kamala Harris, only the second multiracial person and first…
December 2, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama

Wildfires should be considered a top threat to survival of species

A new study by 27 prominent scientists from around the world…
November 24, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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UCLA model ID’s areas that should have priority for vaccine, other COVID-19 help

To help slow the spread of COVID-19 and save lives, UCLA…
November 24, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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12 UCLA College scientists among world’s most influential researchers

Thirty-six UCLA scholars have been named as the world’s…
November 24, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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UCLA Bedari Kindness Institute sees ‘contagious kindness’ in action

Today is World Kindness Day, and despite the current state…
November 13, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama

Center for Community Engagement debuts new name, new website, and campus database for community partnerships

The UCLA Center for Community Learning has a new name.

As…
November 10, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama

Why is progress so slow for Latinos in Hollywood?

Although minorities overall are becoming better represented…
November 2, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama

Birthrates, marriage, gender roles will change dramatically in post-pandemic world, scientists predict

COVID-19 and America’s response to it are likely to profoundly…
November 2, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama
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Diversity improves among TV actors, but executives still overwhelmingly white and male

-An analysis by researchers at the UCLA College found that…
October 22, 2020/by Evelyn Tokuyama