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USAC Elections 2024SJP and UC Divest Coalition Demonstrations at UCLA


May 20, 2024 1:36 p.m.
New opera ‘The Grand Hotel Tartarus’ explores disease, desire in evocative score

At the Grand Hotel Tartarus, all may not be exactly as it seems.
On Tuesday, the premiere of the original opera “The Grand Hotel Tartarus” will be held at UCLA’s Freud Playhouse with an additional performance Thursday, following two preview performances last week.

By Reid Sperisen


May 19, 2024 11:44 p.m.
UCLA men’s volleyball claims ‘sewer rat’ mentality in 2024 national title run

Sewer rats patrol the underbelly of a city.
Possessing a nose for thrill and a knack for adventure, they masterfully navigate labyrinthine tunnels.
The intrepid and grimy rodents thrive in the unforgiving underground.

By Ira Gorawara

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May 20, 2024 1:13 a.m.
Cooking up community: The UCLA student behind Poom Thai Cuisine

Poom, a fourth-year microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics student, poses in his restaurant. On top of classwork, Poom works six night shifts per week. (Charlotte Bradley-McKinnon/Daily Bruin)

“Dine in or takeout?”
Holding the door open, Poom Yoodee greets you with a smile and heavy bags under his eyes. The 22-year-old is clad in a navy blue suit – unexpected for a modest family restaurant.

By Alicia Carhee and Sam Mulick


Gallery: Women’s tennis finishes NCAA tournament run in Elite Eight, falls short of title

This Week: May 17

Editorial Cartoon: “Choose Empathy”

Editorial Cartoon: “It’s a Security Issue”

Gallery: New wave music festival Cruel World returns to LA for third year

Sidequest: Coffee Crawl