Jackie Robinson was born on Jan. 31, a few months before UCLA was founded. In honor
of the centenary of his birth, here are some of the most important facts, experiences
and accomplishments that are associated with the legendary Bruin, Dodger and civil
Since 1919, the Daily Bruin has served as a training ground for
generations of student journalists and launched the careers of many successful alumni.
How many of these Daily Bruin alumni do you recognize?
Coffee Socials are a way for UCLA parents and family members to connect with each
other in neighborhood cafes where they live. In celebration of its 10th year, alumni
are invited to join these worldwide gatherings as a way of broadening and uniting
the Bruin community. Sign up to attend a Social on Feb. 9.
Follow three UCLA students aboard the Roadtrip Nation RV as they seek answers to
the universal question, “What should I do with my life?” Share in the inspiration
as the alumni whom they meet along the way empower their thinking and challenge
them to discover the career path they love.
Celebrate the month of love by posting a photo of you and your Bruin Valentine on
your personal social media page, using the hashtag #BruinLove. Then, if your post
is public, view your photo and caption on the latest posts of this tagboard along
with all your fellow Bruins in love.
From coast to coast, around the world and at every stage of life, alumni are more
active than ever before. Event participation continued to rise, up 5% over the last
year. Alumni Affairs hosted 971 events, engaging 2,812 volunteers and serving 42,239