Thursday, October 18


Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Scott Waugh will step down at the end of the academic year. Waugh has held the vice chancellor position since 2008. (Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom)

Waugh to leave executive vice chancellor and provost post, return to faculty

UCLA’s executive vice chancellor and provost plans to step down and resume working as a faculty member. Scott Waugh said he plans to leave his position as vice chancellor in June and return to research full time, said Chancellor Gene Block in a statement Tuesday. Read more...

Photo: Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Scott Waugh will step down at the end of the academic year. Waugh has held the vice chancellor position since 2008. (Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom)

Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Scott Waugh will step down at the end of the academic year. Waugh has held the vice chancellor position since 2008. (Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom)

Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 2836 into law Thursday. It will reform the University of California's repatriation process for Native American cultural property. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UC will update Native American repatriation policies in accordance with AB 2836

The University of California will adapt its repatriation policies for Native American cultural property found on UC campuses to increase transparency and communication. Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 2836, which aims to improve the UC’s repatriation procedures, into law Thursday. Read more...

Photo: Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 2836 into law Thursday. It will reform the University of California's repatriation process for Native American cultural property. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 2836 into law Thursday. It will reform the University of California's repatriation process for Native American cultural property. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The Bruin Consent Coalition's "Love Shouldn't Be Scary" gallery will open Monday in Kerckhoff Hall and be on display until the end of week two. It features photos and advice from communicative couples. (Courtesy of Atreyi Mitra)

Photo gallery focuses on candid communication as lens for understanding consent

This post was updated Oct. 1 at 3:03 p.m. Students curated a gallery of happy and communicative student couples to generate conversation about communication and consent. Read more...

Photo: The Bruin Consent Coalition's "Love Shouldn't Be Scary" gallery will open Monday in Kerckhoff Hall and be on display until the end of week two. It features photos and advice from communicative couples. (Courtesy of Atreyi Mitra)

The Bruin Consent Coalition's "Love Shouldn't Be Scary" gallery will open Monday in Kerckhoff Hall and be on display until the end of week two. It features photos and advice from communicative couples. (Courtesy of Atreyi Mitra)

(Mavis Zeng/Assistant Graphics editor)

LPPI study recommends med school students study underrepresented languages

UCLA researchers investigated the consequences of language mismatch that occurs when physicians and patients cannot speak the same language. Researchers from the UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative analyzed California census data in a study released earlier this month to gather evidence and develop policy solutions to address the shortage of Spanish-speaking physicians in California. Read more...

Photo: (Mavis Zeng/Assistant Graphics editor)

(Mavis Zeng/Assistant Graphics editor)


A union for UC librarians and non-Senate faculty held a demonstration Wednesday in between contract negotiation sessions to oppose academic censorship of librarians. (Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

Librarians, allies demonstrate for academic freedom amid UCOP negotiations

University of California librarians and their allies marched across campus Wednesday with their mouths taped shut in support of academic freedom for librarians. University Council-American Federation of Teachers, a union that represents UC librarians and non-Senate faculty, held the demonstration during their lunch break between contract negotiation sessions with the University of California Office of the President. Read more...

Photo: A union for UC librarians and non-Senate faculty held a demonstration Wednesday in between contract negotiation sessions to oppose academic censorship of librarians. (Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

A union for UC librarians and non-Senate faculty held a demonstration Wednesday in between contract negotiation sessions to oppose academic censorship of librarians. (Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)


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