Monday, December 17

The Best of the Best

Thursday, November 7, 1996 DOCTORS: New directory shows UCLA doctors are among most reputableBy Kathryn Combs Daily Bruin Contributor Choosing a doctor is an often difficult and complicated decision that nearly everyone, even students, is faced with. Read more...


Jim Harrick fired for NCAA infraction

Thursday, November 7, 1996 BASKETBALL: Confusion regarding recruitment dinner led to dismissalBy Brent Boyd Daily Bruin Senior Staff On Wednesday, two weeks before his ninth season at UCLA was to open, men’s basketball coach Jim Harrick was fired. Read more...


Writer shares story of civil rights movement with UCLA

Thursday, November 7, 1996 AUTHOR: Experiences, memoirs of Andrew Young told in his bookBy Kathryn Combs Daily Bruin Contributor "I keep hearing young people tell me ‘I don’t know why we can’t be united and make things happen now like you all did in the ’60s …" Andrew Young responds to such comments by reaching out to university students and sharing with them his personal experiences and insight on the civil rights movement. Read more...


Community Briefs

Thursday, November 7, 1996Cal newspapers stolen for endorsing Prop. 209 No one has claimed responsibility for the theft of all 23,000 copies of a University of California student newspaper that included an editorial supporting Proposition 209, police said. Read more...


Community Briefs

Wednesday, November 6, 1996 Poll shows no clear majority on Prop. 209 At UC Berkeley, hotbed of the national affirmative action debate, students are split on a state initiative that would ban race and gender preferences from public institutions, according to a poll conducted by the Daily Californian. Read more...


California eliminates affirmative action

Wednesday, November 6, 1996 PROPOSITION 209: Initiative banning race-, gender-based discrimination, preferential treatment wins in 55-45 voteBy Ryan Ozimek Daily Bruin Contributor Effectively ending all affirmative action policies in the state, the passage of Proposition 209 hit student government officials hard Tuesday night. Read more...


Four more years

Wednesday, November 6, 1996 By Brooke Olson Daily Bruin Staff The party began early Tuesday night for the Democrats at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. Read more...