Sunday, December 15


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The UCLA Labor Center celebrated its 50th anniversary Thursday with a banquet. (Courtesy of the UCLA Labor Center)

Labor Center honors students, activists for 50th anniversary

As a carwash worker in Los Angeles, Silvia Molina remembers working ten-hour days, earning only $35 a day. After she was fired from the job for speaking out against her working conditions – workers were also left without a break room or space to eat their meals – Molina turned to the UCLA Labor Center, which connected her with lawyers and the CLEAN Carwash Campaign. Read more...

The UCLA Labor Center celebrated its 50th anniversary Thursday with a banquet. (Courtesy of the UCLA Labor Center)


University of California Regent Bonnie Reiss visited UCLA on Thursday in an effort to increase interaction between students and the regents.

(Neil Bedi/Daily Bruin senior staff)

UC Regent Bonnie Reiss meets with UCLA students

A University of California regent highlighted funding as the main challenge facing the University in a meeting with UCLA students on Thursday. UC Regent Bonnie Reiss met with about 15 members of the Undergraduate Students Association Council External Vice President’s office and representatives of various student groups to discuss issues faced by UCLA students. Read more...

University of California Regent Bonnie Reiss visited UCLA on Thursday in an effort to increase interaction between students and the regents.

(Neil Bedi/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Bonnie Reiss, who sits on the University of California Board of Regents, is coming to UCLA on Thursday to meet with students. (Daily Bruin file photo)
Bonnie Reiss, who sits on the University of California Board of Regents, is coming to UCLA on Thursday to meet with students. (Daily Bruin file photo)

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg to speak at UCLA Friday

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Margaret Hamburg is scheduled to speak at UCLA Friday to give insight into the agency. Mark Weiner, a spokesman for the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, said the event will focus on Hamburg’s career and the future of the FDA. Read more...