Monday, August 19

Muslim groups work to clear misconceptions

Friday, 4/11/97 Muslim groups work to clear misconceptions Islam Awareness Week aimed to educate about true meaning of the faith By Hector Ronquillo Daily Bruin Contributor The young man speaking Arabic is not a terrorist. Read more...


Study examines impact of college rankings

Friday, 4/11/97 Study examines impact of college rankings Researchers focus on affect of special issues in selection process By J. Sharon Yee Daily Bruin Contributor Every September, at a time when seniors in high school begin seriously deciding which universities to send applications for admission, it happens. Read more...


Working toward nirvana

Friday, 4/11/97 Working toward nirvana Buddhist group an outlet for those in search of spirituality By Judy Cha Daily Bruin Contributor At a downtown Santa Monica gathering, both young and old rub instruments of faith in their hands to transform their desires into something greater – happiness. Read more...


Community Briefs

Friday, 4/11/97 Community Briefs Glick named assistant vice provost in L&S Following a nationwide search, Dr. Betty Glick has been named assistant vice provost in the College of Letters and Science. Read more...


Laboratory layoffs under review

Friday, 4/11/97 Laboratory layoffs under review Charges of unfair labor practices by UCLA usher hearings By Hannah Miller Daily Bruin Contributor Last December’s layoffs of the entire staff of the UCLA clinical laboratories are now facing review on unfair labor practice charges. Read more...


Teaching assistants balance helping students with own studies

Thursday, 4/10/97 Teaching assistants balance helping students with own studies Enjoyment of teaching disrupted by long hours, overcrowding By Carol McKay Daily Bruin Contributor At 15-minute intervals, students enter 330 Haines, sit down at a computer and begin doing Adam Wetsman’s work for him. Read more...


From the heart

Thursday, 4/10/97 From the heart For youngsters and adults alike who have a history of heart disease, Camp del Corazon provides summer camp experience for a lifetime By Kathryn Combs Daily Bruin Contributor "I grow in confidence and hope knowing that there are people in the world with obstacles facing them as I face them." — Roy Morris. Read more...