February 5, 9:52 pm
The executive director of the UCLA Early Care and Education program will step down from her position in March, university officials announced in late January.
Jayanti Tambe will leave the center March 20 to pursue a doctoral degree in transformative social change, according to a letter sent by university officials to faculty and student parents. Read more...
January 31, 1:31 am
Law students and UCLA community members stood together in a large circle with heads bowed and candles in hand Monday evening.
About 60 people participated in the healing space on the UCLA School of Law courtyard hosted by the Muslim Law Students Association. Read more...
Photo: Holding candles and bowing their heads in quiet contemplation, UCLA community members gathered at the UCLA School of Law to support each other and heal after recent events affecting Muslim students and citizens. (Habeba Mostafa/Daily Bruin)
January 24, 11:55 pm
Hundreds of people participated in a round dance, an American Indian tradition, on Weyburn Avenue and Westwood Boulevard on Tuesday night, blocking traffic in protest of the Dakota Access pipeline. Read more...
Photo: People protested the Dakota Access pipeline Tuesday by blocking traffic and participating in a round dance on Weyburn Avenue and Westwood Boulevard. (Jintak Han/Assistant photo editor)
January 17, 2:16 pm
University of California President Janet Napolitano was hospitalized Monday morning due to cancer treatment complications.
Doctors said she is doing well and expect her to be released in the coming days, according to a UC Office of the President statement. Read more...
Photo: University of California President Janet Napolitano, who has undergone cancer treatment before, was hospitalized this week. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)
December 18, 11:57 am
This post was updated Dec. 19 at 2:40 p.m.
Faculty and graduate student parents say poor management and internal tensions at UCLA’s child care centers are affecting their children’s well-being. Read more...
Photo: The Fernald Center is one of three ECE sites where parents have been upset about poor management. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)
December 15, 2:41 pm
UCLA researchers will help lead a project that will culminate in global policy recommendations to address sexual violence against men and boys.
The Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law, a research institute that focuses on sexual orientation and gender identity, will work with the United Nations and other humanitarian groups to carry out the All Survivors Project. Read more...