Saturday, May 27

UCLA and other institutions studied how oil moves in water currents in the Gulf of Mexico last month. Their experiment looked at what processes cause oil to accumulate in the ocean. (Courtesy of Lucia Bertero)
UCLA and other institutions studied how oil moves in water currents in the Gulf of Mexico last month. Their experiment looked at what processes cause oil to accumulate in the ocean. (Courtesy of Lucia Bertero)

René Marie, a Grammy-nominated singer, performed "The Star-Spangled Banner." (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)

New music and humanities center holds event exploring national anthem

The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music launched a center to combine performance with the humanities with an event on Monday. The Center for Musical Humanities held a symposium titled “Anthem: Remixing Race and Nation.” The event featured a concert with different interpretations of the national anthem and a panel discussing the relationship between music and nationalism. Read more...

René Marie, a Grammy-nominated singer, performed "The Star-Spangled Banner." (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)

Jason Lerner, a pediatric neurologist at the UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, aims to create an adolescent epilepsy clinic that will integrate the expertise of many health care providers. (Esmeralda Lopez/Daily Bruin)
Jason Lerner, a pediatric neurologist at the UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, aims to create an adolescent epilepsy clinic that will integrate the expertise of many health care providers. (Esmeralda Lopez/Daily Bruin)

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will speak the the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs' 2017 commencement ceremony in June. (Jintak Han/Assistant photo editor)
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will speak the the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs' 2017 commencement ceremony in June. (Jintak Han/Assistant photo editor)

(Justin Ma/Daily Bruin contributor)
(Justin Ma/Daily Bruin contributor)

(Insun Park/Daily Bruin)
(Insun Park/Daily Bruin)

(Creative Commons photo by Greg Friese via Flickr)
(Creative Commons photo by Greg Friese via Flickr)