Students + Campus UCLA's Academic Advancement Program gets room to grow

After 40-plus years, the nation's largest university-based student diversity program has outgrown its space in Campbell Hall.

Health + Behavior Dental school's diversity pipeline a success

Raquel Ulma has been a model for UCLA School of Dentistry's outreach program for disadvantaged students.

Mr. Fix-it applies ingenuity to problems on the Hill

Facilities mechanic Sam Houston Huffman devises creative ways to make costly, time-consuming repairs cheaper, easier and safer.


What’s the difference between political grassroots and big-interest Astroturf?

UCLA professor Edward Walker explains how corporations — from Verizon to Wal-Mart — manufacture citizen lobbyists.


Sign language students fill emotional void on Holocaust

They help deaf visitors to the Los Angeles Museum of Tolerance have a richer experience.


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