Sunday, May 19

Third-year bioengineering student Shannon Wongvibulsin received the Barry Goldwater Scholarship earlier this year.
Third-year bioengineering student Shannon Wongvibulsin received the Barry Goldwater Scholarship earlier this year.

Wentai Liu, a professor at the bioengineering department at UCLA, helped engineer a device that can help partially restore vision for blind patients. The device was recently cleared by the Food and Drug Administration.
Wentai Liu, a professor at the bioengineering department at UCLA, helped engineer a device that can help partially restore vision for blind patients. The device was recently cleared by the Food and Drug Administration.

Christina Agapakis, a UCLA researcher who studies synthetic biology and the intersection of science and other fields like art and design, was recently named one of Forbes “30 under 30” for science and health care.
Christina Agapakis, a UCLA researcher who studies synthetic biology and the intersection of science and other fields like art and design, was recently named one of Forbes “30 under 30” for science and health care.


The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability’s new class explores the intersection between the environment, journalism and new media.
The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability’s new class explores the intersection between the environment, journalism and new media.

Joey Knox, a technician at the UCLA Gonda Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, puts on an oxygen bubble over patient Jody Glasser, who is currently being treated for damaged blood vessels incurred during radiation therapy for cancer.
Joey Knox, a technician at the UCLA Gonda Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, puts on an oxygen bubble over patient Jody Glasser, who is currently being treated for damaged blood vessels incurred during radiation therapy for cancer.