Monday, January 22


UCLA canceled Thursday  classes because of a fire burning in the Bel-Air area near UCLA. Several student leaders have said they think UCLA did not properly respond to the fire. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin)

Student leaders react to UCLA administration’s response to fire

This post was updated Dec. 7 at 1:10 p.m. Some student leaders said they think the UCLA administration’s response to the Skirball fire was inefficient and that the decision to cancel Thursday classes could have been made earlier. Read more...

Photo: UCLA canceled Thursday classes because of a fire burning in the Bel-Air area near UCLA. Several student leaders have said they think UCLA did not properly respond to the fire. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin)

UCLA canceled Thursday  classes because of a fire burning in the Bel-Air area near UCLA. Several student leaders have said they think UCLA did not properly respond to the fire. (Michael Zshornack/Daily Bruin)

The Pauley Pavilion concourse will be open to students as a study space from Sunday night to Thursday of finals week. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Pauley Pavilion to open as late-night study space during finals week

Students will be able to use Pauley Pavilion as a study space during finals week this quarter. The Pauley Pavilion concourse will provide tables, chairs and refreshments from Sunday through Thursday on finals week. Read more...

Photo: The Pauley Pavilion concourse will be open to students as a study space from Sunday night to Thursday of finals week. (Daily Bruin file photo)

The Pauley Pavilion concourse will be open to students as a study space from Sunday night to Thursday of finals week. (Daily Bruin file photo)

Members from the Undergraduate Students Association Council held a town hall discussion Friday to address students' concerns and questions about student government. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Assistant Photo editor)

Students air views on USAC’s student engagement, diversity at town hall

Students called on undergraduate student leaders to better engage with and listen to their concerns at a town hall meeting Friday. At the “What Happened to Student Government?” town hall, students shared their concerns about political participation, meal plans, campus improvements and other issues. Read more...

Photo: Members from the Undergraduate Students Association Council held a town hall discussion Friday to address students' concerns and questions about student government. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Assistant Photo editor)

Members from the Undergraduate Students Association Council held a town hall discussion Friday to address students' concerns and questions about student government. (Kristie-Valerie Hoang/Assistant Photo editor)


Students wrote down their thoughts on what defines intelligence on blackboards at the "What is Smart?" event Tuesday. (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)

UCLA students redefine meaning of intelligence at Bruin Walk event

Thinley Huang said students’ intelligence should not be defined by grades but by their ability to treat others kindly. “Part of it is being unassuming of people you meet and choosing to be kind to them because you don’t know what they went through,” said Huang, a first-year computer science student. Read more...

Photo: Students wrote down their thoughts on what defines intelligence on blackboards at the "What is Smart?" event Tuesday. (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)

Students wrote down their thoughts on what defines intelligence on blackboards at the "What is Smart?" event Tuesday. (Farida Saleh/Daily Bruin)