Sunday, November 17

North Korean refugees share stories of escape and freedom

North Korean refugees, invited to campus by the UCLA chapter of Liberty in North Korea, spoke about their experiences escaping the country. They also discussed the differences between life in North Korea and South Korea. (Tess Horowitz/Daily Bruin)

North Korean refugees, invited to campus by the UCLA chapter of Liberty in North Korea, spoke about their experiences escaping the country. They also discussed the differences between life in North Korea and South Korea. (Tess Horowitz/Daily Bruin)

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For years, Joy Kim couldn’t understand why her mother left her behind when she defected from North Korea. Until she found herself in the same position.


The governance committee of the University of California Board of Regents approved a motion to greatly restrict the outsourcing of employees at the second day of its November meeting. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3299 went on strike the same day over concerns about outsourcing at the University. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UC Regents Recap – Nov. 13

The governing board of the University of California met for the second day of its November meeting Wednesday. The Board of Regents discussed potential improvements to the UC Education Financing Model, better ways to accommodate underrepresented student groups and reforms to environmental policy. Read more...

The governance committee of the University of California Board of Regents approved a motion to greatly restrict the outsourcing of employees at the second day of its November meeting. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3299 went on strike the same day over concerns about outsourcing at the University. (Daily Bruin file photo)

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The Bruin Audubon Society and Birding Club was founded this fall by Sam Bressler (center), a graduate student in ecology. It held birdwalks every Thursday during the first eight weeks of fall quarter to watch the birds migrating south for the winter. (Sakshi Joglekar/Daily Bruin)
The Bruin Audubon Society and Birding Club was founded this fall by Sam Bressler (center), a graduate student in ecology. It held birdwalks every Thursday during the first eight weeks of fall quarter to watch the birds migrating south for the winter. (Sakshi Joglekar/Daily Bruin)

The Afrikan Student Union and the Black Graduate Student Association reached an agreement with UCLA Student Affairs for a Black Student Resource Center in what is now the Reiber Hall Undergraduate Writing Center. (Kanishka Mehra/Daily Bruin)
The Afrikan Student Union and the Black Graduate Student Association reached an agreement with UCLA Student Affairs for a Black Student Resource Center in what is now the Reiber Hall Undergraduate Writing Center. (Kanishka Mehra/Daily Bruin)

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden visited the Los Angeles Trade Technical College in Downtown LA on Thursday to discuss his major platforms for the upcoming 2020 elections, including gun regulation and increased education funding. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin senior staff)
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden visited the Los Angeles Trade Technical College in Downtown LA on Thursday to discuss his major platforms for the upcoming 2020 elections, including gun regulation and increased education funding. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Regent George Kieffer was accused of sexual assault by Rebecca Ora, a University of California, Santa Cruz graduate student, during the public comment section of a UC regents meeting Wednesday. Kieffer (right) is pictured here with UC President Janet Napolitano (left). (Daily Bruin file photo)
Regent George Kieffer was accused of sexual assault by Rebecca Ora, a University of California, Santa Cruz graduate student, during the public comment section of a UC regents meeting Wednesday. Kieffer (right) is pictured here with UC President Janet Napolitano (left). (Daily Bruin file photo)



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