Monday, August 20

Alumnus Sean Wang was regarded by many as the most spirited Bruin they knew. He attended nearly all UCLA sporting events and was involved with campus politics. (Courtesy of Mark Handcock)

Alumnus remembered for his love for UCLA, passion for politics

UCLA staff and faculty remember Sean Wang for his commitment to UCLA athletics, school spirit and passion for politics and math. Wang, a UCLA alumnus, died on May 23. Read more...

Photo: Alumnus Sean Wang was regarded by many as the most spirited Bruin they knew. He attended nearly all UCLA sporting events and was involved with campus politics. (Courtesy of Mark Handcock)

Alumnus Sean Wang was regarded by many as the most spirited Bruin they knew. He attended nearly all UCLA sporting events and was involved with campus politics. (Courtesy of Mark Handcock)


Administrative Vice Chancellor Michael Beck announced UCLA is revising its policy for the use of university logos, trademarks, and official and unofficial seals. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA revising policy regulating use of its trademarks and seals

UCLA is revising its policy on the use of university names, trademarks and seals for the first time in 20 years. UCLA announced a policy update Thursday that clarifies restrictions and strict prohibitions on the use of the university’s logos, trademarks, and official and unofficial seals. Read more...

Photo: Administrative Vice Chancellor Michael Beck announced UCLA is revising its policy for the use of university logos, trademarks, and official and unofficial seals. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Administrative Vice Chancellor Michael Beck announced UCLA is revising its policy for the use of university logos, trademarks, and official and unofficial seals. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The 3 Wishes Project grants wishes to terminally ill patients in UCLA’s medical ICU as part of a multicenter research trial started in Canada in December 2017. (Courtesy of Thanh Neville)

Medical program grants wishes for terminally ill patients at Ronald Reagan

A patient in the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center’s medical intensive care unit was able to watch the sunset on the hospital’s outdoor patio on his last day alive despite it being against traditional medical practices, thanks to a new medical program. Read more...

Photo: The 3 Wishes Project grants wishes to terminally ill patients in UCLA’s medical ICU as part of a multicenter research trial started in Canada in December 2017. (Courtesy of Thanh Neville)

The 3 Wishes Project grants wishes to terminally ill patients in UCLA’s medical ICU as part of a multicenter research trial started in Canada in December 2017. (Courtesy of Thanh Neville)

UCLA's LGBTQ studies program held a research symposium in which students and visiting speakers discussed their research and personal experiences with sexuality. (Liz Ketcham/Daily Bruin)

Research symposium showcases facets and goals of LGBTQ program

UCLA’s LGBTQ Studies Program celebrated the 20th anniversary of the LGBTQ studies minor Friday. The program held a research symposium in which a panel of QScholars – undergraduate students pursuing LGBTQ-based research – and visiting speakers discussed their research and personal experience with sexuality by telling stories. Read more...

Photo: UCLA's LGBTQ studies program held a research symposium in which students and visiting speakers discussed their research and personal experiences with sexuality. (Liz Ketcham/Daily Bruin)

UCLA's LGBTQ studies program held a research symposium in which students and visiting speakers discussed their research and personal experiences with sexuality. (Liz Ketcham/Daily Bruin)

Amanda Norman, a second-year communication student, and Jason Hibono, a third-year psychobiology student, received the Fulbright-Hays scholarship. (Quanzhao "Ari" He/Daily Bruin)

Fulbright-Hays awardees to attend language program in Indonesia

Jason Hibono will visit his extended family in Indonesia for the first time in 20 years using funding from a national scholarship. Hibono, a third-year psychobiology student, is one of two UCLA recipients of a grant from the Fulbright-Hays Program, which was founded in 1961 by the U.S. Read more...

Photo: Amanda Norman, a second-year communication student, and Jason Hibono, a third-year psychobiology student, received the Fulbright-Hays scholarship. (Quanzhao "Ari" He/Daily Bruin)

Amanda Norman, a second-year communication student, and Jason Hibono, a third-year psychobiology student, received the Fulbright-Hays scholarship. (Quanzhao "Ari" He/Daily Bruin)

Richard Kaner, a professor in chemistry and biochemistry, received the Royal Society of Chemistry’s 2018 Centenary Prize for his research on energy harnessing and storage. (UCLA Newsroom)

Royal Society of Chemistry honors UCLA professor with centenary prize

A UCLA professor recently received an award for his work in chemistry. Richard Kaner, a distinguished professor in chemistry and biochemistry, received the Royal Society of Chemistry’s 2018 Centenary Prize for his research on energy harnessing and storage, according to a university press release Monday. Read more...

Photo: Richard Kaner, a professor in chemistry and biochemistry, received the Royal Society of Chemistry’s 2018 Centenary Prize for his research on energy harnessing and storage. (UCLA Newsroom)

Richard Kaner, a professor in chemistry and biochemistry, received the Royal Society of Chemistry’s 2018 Centenary Prize for his research on energy harnessing and storage. (UCLA Newsroom)