Thursday, July 18




The Roots, which includes drummer Ahmir Khalib Thompson, also known as Questlove, performed at the JazzReggae Festival in 2012.

Aram Ghoogasian: USAC should find new sources to fund JazzReggae Festival

If you're a UCLA student, there is a world-class music festival that takes place on your home campus every year and costs hundreds less than that Coachella ticket you've been eyeing. But that concert is facing a significant funding crisis that could not only dampen the event this year but challenge its sustainability in the future. Read more...

Photo: The Roots, which includes drummer Ahmir Khalib Thompson, also known as Questlove, performed at the JazzReggae Festival in 2012.

The Roots, which includes drummer Ahmir Khalib Thompson, also known as Questlove, performed at the JazzReggae Festival in 2012.


During the Student of Color Conference on Saturday, students advocated for more racial diversity on college campuses.

Student of Color Conference discusses racial diversity in UC

Three protesters stood on the roof of a white Chevy in the intersection of Wilshire and Westwood boulevards, one wielding a megaphone, to voice their discontent with what they think is a low level of diversity in higher education. Read more...

Photo: During the Student of Color Conference on Saturday, students advocated for more racial diversity on college campuses.

During the Student of Color Conference on Saturday, students advocated for more racial diversity on college campuses.

For Palestine Awareness Week, students put up  a mock "apartheid wall" to symbolize the controversial separation barrier that borders the West Bank.

Students for Justice in Palestine at UCLA hosts awareness week

Students put up a wall in Bruin Plaza this week to symbolize the occupation of Palestinian territories by the Israeli military as part of the annual Palestine Awareness Week. Read more...

Photo: For Palestine Awareness Week, students put up a mock "apartheid wall" to symbolize the controversial separation barrier that borders the West Bank.

For Palestine Awareness Week, students put up  a mock "apartheid wall" to symbolize the controversial separation barrier that borders the West Bank.


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