Wednesday, December 12



Vice Chancellor Jerry Kang suggested at the "10 Questions" panel Tuesday that university could serve as bulwarks of critical thought in a world where facts are under attack. (Courtesy of Nikki Klepper/UCLA Arts)

Academics grapple with defining the concept of university as ’10 Questions’ concludes

The “10 Questions” lecture series, which will address a different question each week, doubles as a course for students and a panel open to the public. Read more...

Photo: Vice Chancellor Jerry Kang suggested at the "10 Questions" panel Tuesday that university could serve as bulwarks of critical thought in a world where facts are under attack. (Courtesy of Nikki Klepper/UCLA Arts)

Vice Chancellor Jerry Kang suggested at the "10 Questions" panel Tuesday that university could serve as bulwarks of critical thought in a world where facts are under attack. (Courtesy of Nikki Klepper/UCLA Arts)

Fourth-year mathematics student Andrew Kenner (left) and fourth-year political science student Scott Mulligan (right) both live in the Co-op, a student housing cooperative in Westwood. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Students learn to cultivate community through cooperative housing

When Scott Mulligan and two other UCLA students moved into their room, they noticed the room’s window was surprisingly dirty. “When we got to our room, the window was super dirty, and then (Andrew), Jared and I just cleaned … and then it was super clean by the end of it,” said Mulligan, a fourth-year political science student. Read more...

Photo: Fourth-year mathematics student Andrew Kenner (left) and fourth-year political science student Scott Mulligan (right) both live in the Co-op, a student housing cooperative in Westwood. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

Fourth-year mathematics student Andrew Kenner (left) and fourth-year political science student Scott Mulligan (right) both live in the Co-op, a student housing cooperative in Westwood. (Andy Bao/Daily Bruin)

The Daily Bruin Editorial Board meets with Chancellor Gene Block quarterly. Block said student scholarships are his highest priority and he considers Betsy DeVos' proposed changes to federal Title IX policy a step backward. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Gene Block, vice chancellors discuss event security, Title IX and emergencies

Chancellor Gene Block meets with the Daily Bruin Editorial Board every quarter to discuss issues affecting campus and explain administrative policies. At the meeting Tuesday, Block, Administrative Vice Chancellor Michael Beck, Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Jerry Kang and Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Monroe Gorden Jr. Read more...

Photo: The Daily Bruin Editorial Board meets with Chancellor Gene Block quarterly. Block said student scholarships are his highest priority and he considers Betsy DeVos' proposed changes to federal Title IX policy a step backward. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

The Daily Bruin Editorial Board meets with Chancellor Gene Block quarterly. Block said student scholarships are his highest priority and he considers Betsy DeVos' proposed changes to federal Title IX policy a step backward. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Assistant Vice Chancellor Mick Deluca, a member of the task force that drafted the police report, met with the Campus Safety Alliance to discuss the report's findings. (Anirudh Keni/Daily Bruin)

UCOP releases report with recommendations for improving UCPD practices

The University of California Office of the President released a universitywide report in November to standardize policing terminology and practices across the UC. The report contained 26 recommendations for police practices across the UC system, many of which focused on the system for processing complaints, introducing new training and updating protocols regarding the use of force. Read more...

Photo: Assistant Vice Chancellor Mick Deluca, a member of the task force that drafted the police report, met with the Campus Safety Alliance to discuss the report's findings. (Anirudh Keni/Daily Bruin)

Assistant Vice Chancellor Mick Deluca, a member of the task force that drafted the police report, met with the Campus Safety Alliance to discuss the report's findings. (Anirudh Keni/Daily Bruin)