Saturday, September 22

Brian Lewinstein, a UCLA alumnus who graduated in 2016, fell off a waterfall in Umpqua National Forest in southern Oregon on Aug. 12 and is presumed to be dead. (Courtesy of Kai Convery)

Alumnus presumed dead, commemorated for charisma and selflessness

Brian Lewinstein‘s closest friends said he had a blinding smile with huge dimples and would often go out of his way to check in with his friends if they were going through a rough time. Read more...

Photo: Brian Lewinstein, a UCLA alumnus who graduated in 2016, fell off a waterfall in Umpqua National Forest in southern Oregon on Aug. 12 and is presumed to be dead. (Courtesy of Kai Convery)

Brian Lewinstein, a UCLA alumnus who graduated in 2016, fell off a waterfall in Umpqua National Forest in southern Oregon on Aug. 12 and is presumed to be dead. (Courtesy of Kai Convery)

After losing a total of $1.7 million since 2010, the UCLA Faculty Center turned its business around and made $600,000 this past fiscal year. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA Faculty Center overturns $300,000 deficit to post first profit in a decade

This post was updated Aug. 23 at 8:30 a.m. The UCLA Faculty Center overturned a $300,000 deficit this fiscal year, marking the facility’s first profitable year in a decade, according to the Faculty Center administration. Read more...

Photo: After losing a total of $1.7 million since 2010, the UCLA Faculty Center turned its business around and made $600,000 this past fiscal year. (Daily Bruin file photo)

After losing a total of $1.7 million since 2010, the UCLA Faculty Center turned its business around and made $600,000 this past fiscal year. (Daily Bruin file photo)



UCLA was ranked the second-best public university in the United States by the Academic Ranking of World Universities on Tuesday. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA awarded title of No. 2 public university in U.S. by international ranking

An international ranking named UCLA the second-best public university in the United States on Tuesday. The 2018 Academic Ranking of World Universities, which was published by the ShanghaiRanking Consultancy, also ranked UCLA 11th in the world out of 1000 universities, an increase from the 12th spot which UCLA had held since 2011. Read more...

Photo: UCLA was ranked the second-best public university in the United States by the Academic Ranking of World Universities on Tuesday. (Daily Bruin file photo)

UCLA was ranked the second-best public university in the United States by the Academic Ranking of World Universities on Tuesday. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Arts and Architecture 100: “Ten Questions” is grounded in the arts but will explore fundamental concepts from different disciplines such as biology and philosophy. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

New course to bring in multidisciplinary perspectives to discuss art

This post was updated Aug. 15 at 4:30 p.m. A new interdisciplinary course will explore the concepts of time, space and beauty, starting fall quarter of 2018. Read more...

Photo: Arts and Architecture 100: “Ten Questions” is grounded in the arts but will explore fundamental concepts from different disciplines such as biology and philosophy. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Arts and Architecture 100: “Ten Questions” is grounded in the arts but will explore fundamental concepts from different disciplines such as biology and philosophy. (Liz Ketcham/Assistant Photo editor)

Roughly 100 people rallied in and outside Murphy Hall on Tuesday to pressure administrative officials to accept student workers' demands for their new contract. (Amy Dixon/Photo editor)

Student worker union holds protest for provisions in new contract with UC

This post was updated Aug. 15 at 5:53 p.m. University of California student workers held a rally Tuesday to put pressure on the University to accept their demands for their new contract. Read more...

Photo: Roughly 100 people rallied in and outside Murphy Hall on Tuesday to pressure administrative officials to accept student workers' demands for their new contract. (Amy Dixon/Photo editor)

Roughly 100 people rallied in and outside Murphy Hall on Tuesday to pressure administrative officials to accept student workers' demands for their new contract. (Amy Dixon/Photo editor)