UCLA in the News

  • UCLA In the News April 27, 2017

    April 27, 2017

    Los Angeles County earns a “C” on UCLA’s latest environmental report card. For transgender children and their families, it’s a time of growing uncertainty. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 26, 2017

    April 26, 2017

    Whistling marmots and five more surprisingly musical species. What makes a genius? And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 25, 2017

    April 25, 2017

    “The Promise” is a rallying cry for celebrities. The human brain is a time machine. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 24, 2017

    April 24, 2017

    At some museums, art is now on the outside. Tips from researchers’ studies on how to seem more intelligent. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 21, 2017

    April 21, 2017

    There’s a new breed of hipsters — flipsters, or millennials who flip homes. UCLA’s Hitoshi Abe talks about architecture, his career in academia, “Uberism” and other topics. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 20, 2017

    April 20, 2017

    The brain boasts its own social network. The Supreme Court orders refunds for people whose criminal convictions are overturned. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 19, 2017

    April 19, 2017

    Universities are redesigning libraries for the 21st century — with fewer books and more space. The “dark side” of providing an open, live forum. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 18, 2017

    April 18, 2017

    UCLA law school will use a unique $20-million gift to study Armenian genocide and other atrocities. A Cleveland murder video forces scrutiny at Facebook. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 17, 2017

    April 17, 2017

    Inside the hotel industry’s plan to battle Airbnb. Sizing up the digital world’s global village. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 14, 2017

    April 14, 2017

    Despite the tax breaks, Hollywood film production dips. Los Angeles and New York are expensive, but they are not about to become creative deserts. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 13, 2017

    April 13, 2017

    California and Los Angeles Unified graduation rates continue to increase. Chicago schools try a new disciplinary tool: empathy. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 12, 2017

    April 12, 2017

    Startups in San Francisco are testing robots that carry your stuff from here to there. A groundbreaking show confronts the gender bias in art. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 11, 2017

    April 11, 2017

    Sabre-toothed tigers in ice-age Los Angeles had bad backs. Russia has been Assad’s greatest ally. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 10, 2017

    April 10, 2017

    New Supreme Court justice could have an immediate impact on gun rights. Turning fake news into a teachable moment. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 7, 2017

    April 07, 2017

    UCLA works to seal the deal with thousands of freshmen admitted for fall of 2017. A player’s post-football life is ruled by fear as his brain fails him. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 6, 2017

    April 06, 2017

    Colleges turn the “fake news” epidemic into a teachable moment. The race for the 34th congressional district in Los Angeles is shaping up as a contest between two communities. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 5, 2017

    April 05, 2017

    Results of a UCLA survey focusing on the quality of life in Los Angeles reveal concerns over planned changes in immigration policy. Why taking deep breaths can be so calming. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 4, 2017

    April 04, 2017

    UCLA artist’s billboards depict the landscapes they are blocking. How a hand transplant by a prominent UCLA surgeon changed a Hollywood executive’s life. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 3, 2017

    April 03, 2017

    Racial and economic segregation costs the country billions of dollars a year, according to a new study. Some strategies to create beneficial friendships and mentor relationships. And more.

  • UCLA In the News March 30, 2017

    March 30, 2017

    SpaceX hopes to launch a recycled rocket. Here’s what you need to know about Brexit. And more.

  • UCLA In the News March 29, 2017

    March 29, 2017

    The president signs an executive order unwinding climate policies. “Moonlight” director Barry Jenkins heads to Amazon for “The Underground Railroad.” And more.

  • UCLA In the News March 28, 2017

    March 28, 2017

    A UCLA surgical procedure has stopped a boy’s rare form of epileptic seizures. Energy-saving programs that are facing cuts are working, a new UCLA study finds. And more.

  • UCLA In the News March 27, 2017

    March 27, 2017

    Will the Salton Sea make Imperial County’s child asthma problem even worse? Ivanka Trump's new White House position could create an ethical minefield. And more.

  • UCLA In the News March 24, 2017

    March 24, 2017

    Using trees to combat Beijing’s smog. Why showing off your big vocabulary might not actually make you sound smarter. And more.

  • UCLA In the News March 23, 2017

    March 23, 2017

    UC is moving forward with Mexican initiative. New research identifies a “sea of despair” among white, working-class Americans. And more.

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