Thursday, May 25

Rafi Sands, USAC external vice president, engaged in a discussion with Matthew Ziering, member of Jesse Creed for LA City Council campaign, on the need to vote against Measure S and ways to increase student voter turn out during the campaign's first meeting on Thursday. (Haoyang Yan/Daily Bruin)

New USAC campaign encourages students to vote ‘no’ on LA’s Measure S

Students began preparing for a campaign Thursday against a new housing measure that would restrict off-campus housing developments. The undergraduate student government external vice president’s office held an event for a new campaign, Save UCLA Housing: No on Measure S, to encourage discussion about the Measure S ballot initiative. Read more...

Photo: Rafi Sands, USAC external vice president, engaged in a discussion with Matthew Ziering, member of Jesse Creed for LA City Council campaign, on the need to vote against Measure S and ways to increase student voter turn out during the campaign's first meeting on Thursday. (Haoyang Yan/Daily Bruin)

Rafi Sands, USAC external vice president, engaged in a discussion with Matthew Ziering, member of Jesse Creed for LA City Council campaign, on the need to vote against Measure S and ways to increase student voter turn out during the campaign's first meeting on Thursday. (Haoyang Yan/Daily Bruin)

USAC recap – Feb. 7

The Undergraduate Students Association Council is the official student government representing the undergraduate student body at UCLA. Council meetings usually take place every week on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Read more...




Political leaders spoke to students about political engagement at a panel hosted by the USAC external vice president's office Thursday. (Esmerelda Lopez/Daily Bruin)

EVP office launches campaign to boost political engagement in youths

Undergraduate student leaders are encouraging UCLA students to be more involved in politics. The undergraduate student government external vice president’s office held Thursday the first event for its new campaign, 2017: Millennials Take Charge. Read more...

Photo: Political leaders spoke to students about political engagement at a panel hosted by the USAC external vice president's office Thursday. (Esmerelda Lopez/Daily Bruin)

Political leaders spoke to students about political engagement at a panel hosted by the USAC external vice president's office Thursday. (Esmerelda Lopez/Daily Bruin)

The Entrepreneurship Council discussed about ways to improve entrepreneurship culture on campus at a conference on Friday. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

USAC looks for ways to bring entrepreneurship education into curricula

Undergraduate Students Association Council members want to find ways to improve the entrepreneurship curriculum at UCLA. Members of the office of USAC General Representative 2 and groups in the entrepreneurship community attended the Entrepreneurship Council’s conference Friday, which discussed how to improve UCLA’s entrepreneurship culture and education. Read more...

Photo: The Entrepreneurship Council discussed about ways to improve entrepreneurship culture on campus at a conference on Friday. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

The Entrepreneurship Council discussed about ways to improve entrepreneurship culture on campus at a conference on Friday. (Dayoung Lee/Daily Bruin)

Sarah Abrevaya Stein, a UCLA history professor, will receive the Mimi S. Frank Award for her book on modern Jewish history March 7. (Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom)

UCLA history professor to be honored by Jewish Book Council

A UCLA professor will receive an award for her book on the political struggles of modern Jewish people. The Jewish Book Council announced Wednesday that Sarah Abrevaya Stein, a history professor, will receive the Mimi S. Read more...

Photo: Sarah Abrevaya Stein, a UCLA history professor, will receive the Mimi S. Frank Award for her book on modern Jewish history March 7. (Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom)

Sarah Abrevaya Stein, a UCLA history professor, will receive the Mimi S. Frank Award for her book on modern Jewish history March 7. (Courtesy of UCLA Newsroom)