The deadly violence that occurred in Atlanta and other cities has sowed fear, anger and sadness in the hearts and minds of many Americans. It comes on the heels of thousands of reported vicious attacks and hate crimes perpetuated against Asian American Pacific Islanders since the pandemic began. The UCLA community came out in solidarity to strongly condemn these acts rooted in both racism and sexism, joining the "calls for transformative change and justice." Chancellor Block added, "We must all recognize our shared humanity and support one another."
Religion has always played an important role in University life and in the spiritual growth of Bruins. Each month, we'll highlight two faith-based organizations on campus and how they have evolved. First up are the Muslim student and alumni associations, and UCLA's Catholic community.
Our alumni-owned business series continues with a spotlight on the beverage industry. From lounges and wineries to juice bars and cafes, here are 21 highly-rated drink establishments and products for when you're ready to come out for a thirst-quenching good time.
The No. 11 seed UCLA Men's Basketball team is headed to the Final Four to face the No. 1 seed Gonzaga Bulldogs this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. PT. After barely making it into the NCAA Tournament, their improbable run, which included three nail-biters, was led by sharp-shooting guard Johnny Juzang and hard-nosed team defense.
The University has created a master plan outlining a “bold vision for a sustainable, healthy and resilient future for UCLA.” Learn about how the campus is reaching its sustainability policy goals with food, energy, transportation and more. Discover ways you can make a big impact starting with small changes at home.