UCLA in the News

  • UCLA In the News August 17, 2017

    August 17, 2017

    UCLA is ranked No. 12 in the world on an academic list by ShanghaiRanking. When white nationalists’ genetic tests show African ancestry. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 16, 2017

    August 16, 2017

    UCLA planetary scientist gives solar eclipse advice. Grain-free pet food is likely not better, veterinarians say. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 15, 2017

    August 15, 2017

    People still believe some myths about the solar eclipse. Scientists find a new way to activate stem cells to grow hair. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 14, 2017

    August 14, 2017

    Leaving town at rush hour? Here’s how far you’ll get. Do short haircuts cause balding? And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 11, 2017

    August 11, 2017

    A study finds that healthier workers are more productive. A new look at how Latinos are powering the U.S. economy. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 10, 2017

    August 10, 2017

    Can a better night’s sleep in a ‘hipster’ bus replace flying? The invisible poems hidden in one of the world’s oldest libraries. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 9, 2017

    August 09, 2017

    Contentious memo strikes a nerve inside Google and out. Is Airbnb causing your rent to go up? And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 8, 2017

    August 08, 2017

    UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center is ranked No. 7 in the nation. The 2028 Olympics give Los Angeles a chance to imagine its future. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 7, 2017

    August 07, 2017

    The Holmby Hills estate that sold last year for $90 million is back on the market at $180 million. Trees in the Amazon make their own rain. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 4, 2017

    August 04, 2017

    A UCLA survey of first-year students across the country reveals some freshman trends. Los Angeles’ rising rents could force 2,000 into homelessness. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 3, 2017

    August 03, 2017

    Do your pets contribute to climate change? Your smartphone reduces brainpower, even if it’s just sitting there. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 2, 2017

    August 02, 2017

    The sun’s core moves much faster than we thought. Hold the mustard: In an Orange County land reserve, an unwelcome guest sprouts among native plants. And more.

  • UCLA In the News August 1, 2017

    August 01, 2017

    Los Angeles redefines “compromise” in bidding duel for the Olympics. Smoking marijuana while taking care of children is acceptable, some mothers say. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 31, 2017

    July 31, 2017

    Urban colleges are moving into K-12 schools to help children and themselves. ‘Social camouflage’ may lead to underdiagnosis in girls with autism. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 28, 2017

    July 28, 2017

    Black-hole hunter Andrea Ghez takes aim at Einstein. Whooping cough cases double in Indiana in a year, prompting a call to vaccinate. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 27, 2017

    July 27, 2017

    A billionaire scales down his Hollywood dreams. Can a large paycheck buy happiness? And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 26, 2017

    July 26, 2017

    Appeals court blocks enforcement of D.C.’s strict concealed-carry law. High-tech DNA testing could help diagnose medical mysteries for children in need. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 25, 2017

    July 25, 2017

    Climate change is affecting ice levels across the globe. One surprising way money can buy happiness. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 24, 2017

    July 24, 2017

    Long before there was Facebook, there was Facebook for animals. Brain cancer like John McCain’s has hundreds of experimental therapies, with little success. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 21, 2017

    July 21, 2017

    Controversy over Elon Musk’s Hyperloop proposal in the Northeast. Linkin Park’s Bennington and America’s suicide crisis. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 20, 2017

    July 20, 2017

    The daunting mission to bring Mosul back from the dead. War for the Planet of the Apes. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 19, 2017

    July 19, 2017

    Foreigners are purchasing a record number of U.S. homes. Exome sequencing at UCLA unravels rare-disease mysteries. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 18, 2017

    July 18, 2017

    UCLA Law has topped The Hollywood Reporter’s list of entertainment law schools in the United States in 2017. The top Google results for medical advice are not always on target. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 17, 2017

    July 17, 2017

    Shared language and culture help an immigrant physician care for San Diego’s underserved. How to navigate conversations about mental health. And more.

  • UCLA In the News July 14, 2017

    July 14, 2017

    UCLA is planning to launch UCLA Global Online, an online certificate and graduate degree initiative. A UCLA study finds that female sex offenders are more common than thought. And more.

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