Friday, February 23

UCLA alumna Kelly Baker recently landed a role in the Tony Award-winning musical, "Bright Star." In the production, Baker is a swing – a person who is trained to cover multiple ensemble roles. "Bright Star," written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, will run at the Ahmanson Theatre in downtown LA until Nov. 19. (Alyssa Dorn/Daily Bruin staff)

Alumna shines in Tony Award nominee ‘Bright Star’

Kelly Baker was too afraid to sing “Happy Birthday” to casting directors in elementary school. But now, she sings with the cast of a Tony Award-nominated musical. Read more...

Photo: UCLA alumna Kelly Baker recently landed a role in the Tony Award-winning musical, "Bright Star." In the production, Baker is a swing – a person who is trained to cover multiple ensemble roles. "Bright Star," written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, will run at the Ahmanson Theatre in downtown LA until Nov. 19. (Alyssa Dorn/Daily Bruin staff)

UCLA alumna Kelly Baker recently landed a role in the Tony Award-winning musical, "Bright Star." In the production, Baker is a swing – a person who is trained to cover multiple ensemble roles. "Bright Star," written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, will run at the Ahmanson Theatre in downtown LA until Nov. 19. (Alyssa Dorn/Daily Bruin staff)



(Daily Bruin file photo)

Clea Wurster: More sexual violence awareness training must be required on the Hill

Bruins, get ready to enter the “red zone.” No, this isn’t another campus tradition like Bruin Bash or the Enormous Activities Fair. Rather, the “red zone” is a term used by sexual assault researchers to describe a six-week period each fall when increased numbers of first-year female students experience sexual violence. Read more...

Photo: (Daily Bruin file photo)

(Daily Bruin file photo)


(Harishwer Balasubramani/Illustrations director)

Clea Wurster: UC must back Senate Bill 320 to improve abortion accessibility

The University of California has been hesitant to come out in support of accessible abortion for students. California Sen. Connie Leyva proposed Senate Bill 320 in February, which would require California colleges to offer medication abortion services at student health centers if there is a pharmacy, or to provide transportation to a health care center that would offer abortion procedures at students’ requests. Read more...

Photo: (Harishwer Balasubramani/Illustrations director)

(Harishwer Balasubramani/Illustrations director)