Saturday, April 29

Gay rights advocates protest UCLA ROTC

Gay rights advocates protest UCLA ROTC ‘Don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy sparks protest in Plaza By Donna Wong Daily Bruin Senior Staff In the midst of UCLA’s Coming Out Week, almost 100 students and community members took the stage on Thursday in Westwood Plaza again, but this time to protest the military’s "don’t ask, don’t tell" policy regarding sexual orientation in the Reserve Officer Training Corps. Read more...


Tiverton House provides patient, family comforts

Tiverton House provides patient, family comforts Local guest house shelters woman as she awaits life-saving transplant By Gil Hopenstand Daily Bruin Senior Staff Becky Hammond turns and stares out the window whenever a helicopter whisks by, wondering if it carries the lung donor for her mother, Martha Yates. Read more...


Westwood receives candidate

Westwood receives candidate By James Thomas Snyder Daily Bruin Senior Staff Gubernatorial candidate Kathleen Brown visited Westwood Wednesday in an effort to woo local business owners, meet Village denizens and sell her plan for California’s economic recovery. Read more...



UCLA nursing program survives

UCLA nursing program survives By Gil Hopenstand Daily Bruin Senior Staff UCLA remains the only UC school with an undergraduate nursing major. UCLA Nursing School faculty decided to admit another undergraduate class in 1995-96 by a vote of 19 to 2 with one abstention, school officials announced Wednesday. Read more...


ROTC cadets face year of physical challenges

ROTC cadets face year of physical challenges By Lucia Sanchez Daily Bruin Staff Fourth-year civil engineering student and UCLA Reserve Officer Training Corps cadet Larry Leong said he looks forward to the rigorous outdoor training the corps will offer this year. Read more...


UCLA considers SWAT team unnecessary

UCLA considers SWAT team unnecessary By Lucia Sanchez Daily Bruin Staff College campuses are not immune to violent acts of crazed individuals. Four years ago, five University of Florida students were killed in their apartments by a serial killer stalking the college campus. Read more...