Monday, October 21


The Daily Bruin's Sammi Dorfan explored the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Gardens, which aren't just a pleasant spot to study for midterms and finals – they're also a place in which some UCLA faculty and students conduct their research. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The Quad: A guide to the wonderfully varied Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden

Jules Cooch’s K-12 students stared in awe at UCLA’s botanical garden, wondering why it didn’t look like any particular natural phenomena they had seen before. They saw a combination of seemingly mismatched elements from different natural sources that made the garden seem like a completely new phenomenon. Read more...

Photo: The Daily Bruin's Sammi Dorfan explored the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Gardens, which aren't just a pleasant spot to study for midterms and finals – they're also a place in which some UCLA faculty and students conduct their research. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The Daily Bruin's Sammi Dorfan explored the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Gardens, which aren't just a pleasant spot to study for midterms and finals – they're also a place in which some UCLA faculty and students conduct their research. (Daily Bruin file photo)



The shooting that took place at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh is not just an isolated instance of anti-Semitism – the Daily Bruin's Sammi Dorfan explores the recent history of anti-Semtism in the Quad's latest piece. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

The Quad: Anti-Semitic acts show resiliency of Jewish community, call for greater change

Last month’s attack on the Jewish community in Pittsburgh might be the pinnacle of anti-Semitism in the United States, but it certainly isn’t the only one etched into the narrative of this religious minority. Read more...

Photo: The shooting that took place at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh is not just an isolated instance of anti-Semitism – the Daily Bruin's Sammi Dorfan explores the recent history of anti-Semtism in the Quad's latest piece. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

The shooting that took place at Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh is not just an isolated instance of anti-Semitism – the Daily Bruin's Sammi Dorfan explores the recent history of anti-Semtism in the Quad's latest piece. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)