Wednesday, November 14

The Afrikan Student Union, headed by Alicia Frison, recently released a list of demands to the administration to better meet the black community’s needs. (Frank To/Daily Bruin)

Andiver Castellanos: UCLA must consider creating resource center for campus black community

Imagine navigating a public university in which students of your ethnicity make up less than 5 percent of the undergraduate student body. Imagine your university experience plagued by things like parties centered around racially insensitive costumes and a photograph of your undergraduate student government president throwing up a gang sign like it means nothing. Read more...

The Afrikan Student Union, headed by Alicia Frison, recently released a list of demands to the administration to better meet the black community’s needs. (Frank To/Daily Bruin)

UCLA needs to require incoming students complete an online mental health training module to help alleviate high student demand for CAPS. (Daily Bruin file photo)
UCLA needs to require incoming students complete an online mental health training module to help alleviate high student demand for CAPS. (Daily Bruin file photo)

(Daily Bruin file photo)
(Daily Bruin file photo)

ASUCLA student workers’ are concerned about being asked to carry out career workers’ duties, despite that not being part of their job descriptions. Store managers and the ASUCLA upper leadership need to acknowledge these concerns appropriately. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)
ASUCLA student workers’ are concerned about being asked to carry out career workers’ duties, despite that not being part of their job descriptions. Store managers and the ASUCLA upper leadership need to acknowledge these concerns appropriately. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

UCLA Dining will host six cooking classes during winter quarter at Feast at Rieber. The first class, Chop It Like Its Hot: Basic Knife Skills, was held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Courtesy of Charles Wilcots)
UCLA Dining will host six cooking classes during winter quarter at Feast at Rieber. The first class, Chop It Like Its Hot: Basic Knife Skills, was held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Courtesy of Charles Wilcots)

A new Living Learning Community called First To Go, will open at Hedrick Hall in September 2017, giving first-generation college students a chance to spend time with each other. (Daily Bruin file photo)
A new Living Learning Community called First To Go, will open at Hedrick Hall in September 2017, giving first-generation college students a chance to spend time with each other. (Daily Bruin file photo)