My phone screen displayed a call from Damascus, Syria, below a phone number that I recognized as my grandmother’s. I picked up the call and we proceeded to our regular conversational routine that we had practiced since I could speak: exchanging hellos, showering compliments on each other and asking for news.
Masked actors wearing elaborate, feathered costumes manipulated puppets behind a large 15-by-30-foot screen, creating dancing shadows and silhouettes that told an ancient story of love and war.
UCLA history professor Gabriel Piterberg, who has been accused of sexual harassment by several graduate students, resigned Sunday from a visiting scholar appointment in Florence, Italy, according to an email from the European University Institute.
A state assembly subcommittee voted Tuesday to withhold $176 million from the University of California unless the UC eliminates one of its proposed retirement benefit plans.
Quaint Bel-Air guesthouse with a private entrance for rent. 2.00 miles from campus. The current UCLA students are moving on and this rather quaint and cozy place will be available June 15th. Utilities, internet, washer and dryer are include for only $1,200/mo. Call or text (310) 365-5723 to set up an appointment. • Guesthouse for Rent
UCLA STUDENT NEEDED: Drive 2 nice kids to activities, run errands & have fun. Close to UCLA, min $16/hr. Send resume to 49UCLA@GMAIL.COM. • Help Wanted
ENGLISH TUTOR Kind and patient Stanford graduate. Conversational and writing tutoring, for students of all ages/levels. 310-440-3118. • Tutoring Offered
Boutique bicoastal tutoring agency is SEEKING TUTORS for students in grades 6-12 in ALL SUBJECTS AND SATs! Email Rachel@Creative-Academics.Com • Tutoring Wanted
HOUSEHOLD HELP WLA. $25/hr 3-5hr one night/week. Cleaning,Laundry,Household chores, lifting heavy boxes/water/25+Lbs. Non-smoker, fluent English. Car and computer helpful. Call (don't text) Lynn 310-820-7838 • Help Wanted
MAKE EXTRA MONEY HELPING STUDENTS GET INTO COLLEGE! Come learn how to start your own independent college counseling business from one of America's premier admissions consultants. SUNDAY 5/29/16, 1-2pm Kerckhoff Hall State Room REGISTER for the free event at http://collegecounselor.eventbrite.com • Campus Happenings
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Book your Graduation party today at Wolfgang Puck Express in Ackerman Union. Great food, wonderful service and beer & wine! Take out event platters also available. POs and LVOs accepted. • Campus Happenings
Insurance agency looking for ambitious, self-motivated sales representative. No experience necessary. $10/hr + commissions (310)551-1235 ext.122 • Campus Happenings
The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music held an inauguration ceremony for the UCLA Center for Latino Arts on Sunday.The UCLA Center for Latino Arts... Read more »
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Radio reporter Jonaki Mehta, photographer Sonja Bartlett and an external translator, Ravindranath Chandran, spent nine days in Vadamanappakkam covering the progress and effectiveness of Project RISHI’s initiatives and exploring the complexities of this rural village and its residents. This project was made possible by the Bridget O’Brien Scholarship Foundation, which has funded UCLA’s student journalists for eight years to cover stories of a global reach and local impact.View the stories, videos, and graphics »