Wednesday, October 18

Atkinson compromises on policy dates

Atkinson compromises on policy dates Regents demand implementation of admissions ruling By Michael Howerton Daily Bruin Staff The Board of Regents has summoned University of California President Richard Atkinson to an emergency meeting on Wednesday over his decision last week to delay any changes in undergraduate admissions policy. Read more...


UC faculty have mixed feelings on admissions

UC faculty have mixed feelings on admissions About half support special criteria, favor equal opportunity By Rachanee Srisavasdi Daily Bruin Contributor Though the majority of University of California faculty support the use of special criteria in admissions, they also strongly favor an equal-opportunity admissions policy that does not use preferences, according to a recent report. Read more...


Bisexual cadet faces discharge

Bisexual cadet faces discharge Honor, sexual orientation endanger Nguyen’s future plans with ROTC By Elizabeth Ashford and Patrick Kerkstra Daily Bruin Senior Staff Cadet Huong Nguyen wore a meticulously prepared uniform the morning she delivered the letter that would dramatically change her life. Read more...


Bisexual cadet faces discharge

Bisexual cadet faces discharge Journey from Vietnam, immigration to U.S. mold cadet’s character By Elizabeth Ashford Daily Bruin Contributor "The magnitude of her accomplishments clearly place her above and beyond her peers. Read more...



Care Extenders gain valuable experience

Care Extenders gain valuable experience Student volunteers garner insight into medical institution By Jennifer K. Morita Daily Bruin Staff One day, when fourth-year UCLA biology student Mimi Trinh had a brief lull in her volunteer duties at the Santa Monica/UCLA Hospital, a family practice resident asked if she’d like to come along and learn how to perform an ultrasound on a pregnant woman. Read more...