Thursday, June 20

The accomplishments of MFA Production/Directing candidate Alethea Avramis, who filmed her festival offering “The Foreigner” in her ancestral homeland of Greece, include the film’s nomination for Best International Short at Raindance in London. Her passion for film grew while she was an undergraduate at UCLA.

UCLA alumna brings Greek, American film together

With dual citizenship in the U.S. and in Greece, UCLA alumna Alethea Avramis finds a way to add dimension to her filmmaking while she is caught between two cultures. Read more...

Photo: The accomplishments of MFA Production/Directing candidate Alethea Avramis, who filmed her festival offering “The Foreigner” in her ancestral homeland of Greece, include the film’s nomination for Best International Short at Raindance in London. Her passion for film grew while she was an undergraduate at UCLA.

The accomplishments of MFA Production/Directing candidate Alethea Avramis, who filmed her festival offering “The Foreigner” in her ancestral homeland of Greece, include the film’s nomination for Best International Short at Raindance in London. Her passion for film grew while she was an undergraduate at UCLA.

Alumna Yuki Akaishi will perform covers and original songs, like “Sad and Beautiful,” at tonight’s event.

Bruins ‘Rock Out for a Cure’ for cancer

Amid the battle against cancer, most advocates would say they hope for progress that would prevent the staggering number of deaths caused by the disease each year. Read more...

Photo: Alumna Yuki Akaishi will perform covers and original songs, like “Sad and Beautiful,” at tonight’s event.

Alumna Yuki Akaishi will perform covers and original songs, like “Sad and Beautiful,” at tonight’s event.

From right to left, Ted Kim, Chris Oh and Yong Kim, season three winners of  Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race," recently opened up their new restaurant on Mississippi Avenue.

Seoul Sausage Co. brings Korean flavor to West LA

The season three winners of the Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race" recently opened up their new restaurant on Mississippi Avenue Read more...

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From right to left, Ted Kim, Chris Oh and Yong Kim, season three winners of Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race," recently opened up their new restaurant on Mississippi Avenue.

From right to left, Ted Kim, Chris Oh and Yong Kim, season three winners of  Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race," recently opened up their new restaurant on Mississippi Avenue.

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Movie Review: ‘Pitch Perfect’

Calling all aspiring artists, shower singers and those who don't sing at all: "Pitch Perfect" hits a high note for viewers. With a comedic portrayal of the collegiate a cappella world, the movie doesn't achieve much past a fun time, but nonetheless leaves a likeable impression. Read more...

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