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.

UCLA Health staff dispense hugs and high-fives at polyclinic

UCLA Health opened up a special clinic to offer free medical care to any athlete or delegate who becomes injured.

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