Welcome to the City . Regardless of where you live, most likely you aren’t the only Bruin there. From hiking Runyon Canyon in L.A. with Ryan Leaderman ’95, J.D. ’99 to a bike ride through Madrid with John Turcany ’85, this October alumni are taking time to meet and welcome other Bruins who live in their city. Find the event near you and join folks who share your UCLA pride.

The President Has a Message for You
UCLA Alumni Association Board of Directors President Albert Lemus '91 is very excited for the upcoming year. Surrounded by a dynamic, committed board and an aggressive goal of expanding alumni engagement, his message to alumni is get ready, get involved, because good things are coming your way.

2014 Homecoming and Parents' Weekend
A tradition dating back to 1927, Homecoming Week from Oct. 26-Nov. 1 has lots to offer for all Bruins. Come back to Westwood to "Paint the Town," enjoy a pre-game party and dinner for the first Men's Basketball game and then root for Bruin football at the Homecoming game against Arizona State. If you're also a UCLA parent, take part in campus festivities for Parents' Weekend.

Mentors Share Their Insights
"I find a great sense of satisfaction and reward from watching the growth and development of other people. You can have an impact on someone else's life and develop a bond that will last years." - Mike Weiss '06. No matter where you live, sign up today to help a young Bruin reach their full potential.

Cuba's Cultural Heritage Tours
A resplendent tropical island unlike any other in the Caribbean. Our licensed people-to-people tour, which travels to Havana and Trinidad, will unravel the richness of Cuban culture and allow travelers to meet professionals from all walks of contemporary Cuban life. Feb. 14-21 and 21-28

Video: Google Hangout with Janet Napolitano
Yolanda Gorman '78, M.B.A. '83, Ph.D. '93 and Bruce Hallett, J.D. '81 along with other alumni from the UC community, addresses UC President Napolitano with a variety of questions ranging from accessibility, rising tuition costs, diversity and campus safety.

U.S. News and World Report Names UCLA Among Nation's Top Public Universities

UCLA Prepares to Welcome 8,800 New Undergraduates, Alumni Center Offers Diddy Riese Snack

Howard Gillman '80, M.A. '81, Ph.D. '88 Appointed as the Sixth Chancellor of UC Irvine

State Bar Honors Wendy Patrick '90 as 2014 Public Lawyer of the Year

Harry Sigman '60 Pledges $900,000 to Center for Israel Studies

Robocop Actor Peter Weller Receives Ph.D. in Italian Renaissance Art History and Ancient Roman History

Important Privacy Choice: You Can Restrict Information Sharing With Affinity Partners

Seven-time Primetime Emmy Award Winning Director Louis J. Horvitz '68 Refects on His Career

Charles Hoge '80 Honored as One of Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation

Alumni from Los Angeles Southeast Network Show their Bruin Pride at a Football Game Watching Party

Alumni Scholars Place 2,977 Flags in Front of Murphy Hall to Commemorate 9/11

2014-15 Spirit Squad Posters Featuring a New Design Now Available

Longtime Professor Oscar Stafsudd, Jr. '59, M.S. '61, Ph.D. '67 and His Wife Give $1 Million to UCLA Engineering

Play the Mascot Challenge and Support Joe Bruin's Quest to Be Mascot of the Year

Supporters of the LGBTQ Community: Sign Up on the OUTLIST

Cruise the Face of Europe, May 30 - June 14

Wear Bruin Gear and Visit the UCLA Booth at the Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture - Los Angeles, Oct. 4-5

Francis Ford Coppola, M.F.A. '67, Carroll Ballard '63, Alexander Payne, M.F.A. '90 and Other Bruins Shine at Telluride Festival

Derek Bolin '13 is Digitizing Important and Rarely Heard Speeches Given at UCLA in the 1960s

New Documentary Features Bruins Kenny Washington and Woody Strode Who Helped End the NFL's Color Ban

Famed Director Shane Black '83 Tapped by Sony to Direct The Destroyer

Bruin Bash Has All You Can Eat Plus Drinks for Only $35 (Rose Bowl), $55 (Away Games)


Oct. 4, San Diego | Football Game Watch Party


Oct. 26, San Diego | Welcome to the City: Brunch


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