UCLA Hosts Global Forums in Asia. The inaugural UCLA Global Forums in June offered alumni, parents and students living in Hong Kong, Taipei and Tokyo a chance to hear from campus leaders, while enabling UCLA to strengthen ties in East Asia.

Mentoring Beyond Borders
Christa Cunningham '10 is an international mentor from Abu Dhabi. As a student, her mentors gave her sound career advice and encouragement, molding her into the professional she is today. Despite the barriers of distance and time zones, she mentors one to two UCLA students each year, knowing how rewarding it is to see them succeed.

Christine Simmons '98 Leads the Way
As president and COO of the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks, Christine Simmons began as a campus student leader in the mid-90s and has since returned home as president-elect of the UCLA Alumni Association. Along the way, she's worked with minority-owned businesses, created strategic alliances with Disney and NBC Universal, and found a mentor in Magic Johnson.

New Bruin Send-Off in Bangkok - Aug. 8
As incoming students prepare to leave their hometowns for the educational experience of a lifetime at UCLA, join parents, students and fellow alumni in their send-off celebration at the Pathumwan Princess Hotel.

New Leadership, Partnership and Careers
As director of Partnership UCLA, Katrina Davy used collaborations across campus and in the community to help students prepare for the professional world. She recently joined Alumni Affairs to lead Alumni Career Programs and initiate new strategies and partnerships to help alumni search for jobs, make career transitions and offer opportunities for professional growth.

Bruins in Government
Whether it's at the local, state or national stage, UCLA alumni have served in public office at every level of government. While representing constituents of their district, they bring honor to the university through their public service and their common Bruin heritage. Get to know the active Bruins in office representing L.A., several California districts and New York State.

The 2015 Special Olympics World Games Take Center Stage, Eight Sporting Events Held on Campus

UCLA Raises Record $643 Million in 2014-15

UCLA Hospitals Rank 3rd in the Country in U.S. News and World Report

Chancellor's Message on the UCLA Health Cyber Attack

UCLA Offers Admission to More than 16,000 Students for Fall 2015, Most Diverse Group in Campus History

Christine McCarthy, M.B.A. '81 Named C.F.O. of The Walt Disney Company, Learn More in Class Notes

Bruins at San Diego Comic-Con

Charleston Shooting Brings Campus Community Together in Alumni Center to Grieve

UCLA Gold Medalist Rafer Johnson '59 Continues to Champion Special Olympics

For Eunice Gonzales '15, These Incredible Photos Prove What the American Dream Really Looks Like

From Broadway to Big Bird: Behind the Scenes With Sesame Street's Alan Muraoka '85

Foster Youth at UCLA Help Lead Effort to Outfit Haitian Soccer Team at Special Olympics

Bruins of Mixed Heritage Invited to Join the UCLA Mixed Alumni Association

Gourmet Ice Cream, Inspiring Reads, Creative Cuisine, Here's a Bruin Guide to an Offbeat Summer

Violinist Yasmeen Al-Mazeedi '15 Creates Philanthropic Pop Ensemble of UCLA Musicians

Bruin-Produced, Award-Winning Food Series ‘TASTE’ Captures Unifying Aspect of Food


Aug. 8, Bangkok | New Bruin Send-Off



Aug. 20, London | UCLA Alumni UK Pub Night


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