UCLA in the Community UCLA’s ‘Rafer Johnson is a national treasure’

He helped create the Special Olympics 47 years ago and is still present.

Science + Technology UCLA’s augmented reality sandbox makes it rain

Virtual landscape lets students sculpt mountains and rivers.

How to help an addicted friend or family member get into treatment

Dr. Timothy Fong, a psychiatrist and director of the UCLA Addiction Medicine Clinic, on when and how to intervene.

Faculty voice: How to make digital currency work

UCLA Anderson professor Bhagwan Chowdhry explains why cash remains king for many.

There’s a difference between riots and rebellion

Dismissing urban unrest as aimless violence overlooks the roots of anger.

Media Guide to UCLA Experts
Darnell Hunt
How to find a UCLA expert

UCLA’s renowned faculty includes experts on many topics who are available to assist the news media. Use the Media Guide to Faculty Experts to find a professor or contact UCLA Media Relations and Public Outreach for help.

Selected topics: Politics | LGBT issues | Climate change | Health care policy