Thursday, May 24

Student group stresses need for diversity in science, technology, engineering, mathematics

Jada Hart of UCLA women's tennis wears a "J" necklace around her neck, standing for "Jada" and "Jesus." During a tough match, the rising redshirt junior said she grabs the necklace to focus on herself and not dwell on the outside pressures. (Keila Mayberry/Daily Bruin staff)

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Student group stresses need for diversity in science, technology, engineering, mathematics

A recent study found that the lack of well paying science and engineering jobs discourages top American science, technology, engineering and mathematics students from pursuing careers in those fields. What do people who promote science education think?

"Student group stresses need for diversity in science, technology, engineering, mathematics"

A recent study found that the lack of well paying science and engineering jobs discourages top American science, technology, engineering and mathematics students from pursuing careers in those fields. What do people who promote science education think?


Yoga class reminds faculty, staff to laugh

Yoga class reminds faculty, staff to laugh Laughter Yoga has come to UCLA. The weekly lunch-hour class has staff and faculty engaging in playful laughter exercises and yoga breathing. Founded on scientific principles, laughter yoga is a sight to behold. "Yoga class reminds faculty, staff to laugh"

Laughter Yoga has come to UCLA. The weekly lunch-hour class has staff and faculty engaging in playful laughter exercises and yoga breathing. Founded on scientific principles, laughter yoga is a sight to behold. More »

Current and prospective teachers share insights on leading the classroom

Current and prospective teachers share insights on leading the classroom

Curious about the rewards and challenges of a teaching career? Prospective and current instructors of various levels "“ from elementary to graduate studies "“ share their experiences.

"Current and prospective teachers share insights on leading the classroom"

Curious about the rewards and challenges of a teaching career? Prospective and current instructors of various levels "“ from elementary to graduate studies "“ share their experiences.

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Students protest while finance committee votes to increase fees

Students protest while finance committee votes to increase fees

The UC Regents Committee on Finance met to decide whether to raise student fees by 32 percent. While many regents found the fee raise unavoidable, some students made their disagreement clear. The committee voted to approve the fee increase, and the full board of regents will vote on Thursday.

"Students protest while finance committee votes to increase fees"

The UC Regents Committee on Finance met to decide whether to raise student fees by 32 percent. While many regents found the fee raise unavoidable, some students made their disagreement clear. The committee voted to approve the fee increase, and the full board of regents will vote on Thursday.

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UCLA's Squirrel Problem a Tough Nut to Crack

UCLA's Squirrel Problem a Tough Nut to Crack

Dealing with squirrels on a daily basis could make anyone go nuts. To get to the bottom of this matter, UCLA Professor Dan Blumstein gives his take on the impact squirrels make on campus and the surrounding area.

"UCLA's Squirrel Problem a Tough Nut to Crack"

Dealing with squirrels on a daily basis could make anyone go nuts. To get to the bottom of this matter, UCLA Professor Dan Blumstein gives his take on the impact squirrels make on campus and the surrounding area.

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Westwood residents sound off on helicopter noise

Westwood residents sound off on helicopter noise

Some Westwood residents have been complaining about excessive noise from Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center helicopters. Do flights happen too often or along the wrong routes?

"Westwood residents sound off on helicopter noise"

Some Westwood residents have been complaining about excessive noise from Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center helicopters. Do flights happen too often or along the wrong routes?

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J. Cole's goals are always his priority

J. Cole's goals are always his priority

November 11, 2009 – J. Cole is a growing name in the rap world. Hailed as Jay-Z’s newest protege, the young rapper spoke by phone about success, college activism and his famous mentor. [3:48]

"J. Cole's goals are always his priority"

November 11, 2009 – J. Cole is a growing name in the rap world. Hailed as Jay-Z’s newest protege, the young rapper spoke by phone about success, college activism and his famous mentor. [3:48]

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