UCLA in the News

  • UCLA In the News May 19, 2017

    May 19, 2017

    Do not drain your 401(k), or let a former employer do it. The joys and challenges of being a parent with autism. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 18, 2017

    May 18, 2017

    How modern life affects the human brain’s biology. A global ransomware attack shows the dangers of security backdoors. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 17, 2017

    May 17, 2017

    To flex your aging brain, do aerobic exercise and resistance training. Some elderly immigrants in Los Angeles are fighting “cash for keys.” And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 16, 2017

    May 16, 2017

    Can California lawmakers rein in Wells Fargo’s arbitration clause? L.A.’s affordable housing projects are struggling in the face of new Trump policies. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 15, 2017

    May 15, 2017

    Chicano art wields a sharper political edge in post-election California. Sharing selfies may be dangerous. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 12, 2017

    May 12, 2017

    The dangers of a not-so-neutral internet. A new medical implant derives energy from the human body. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 11, 2017

    May 11, 2017

    Reaction to the firing of FBI Director James Comey. A team of UCLA researchers and others have created realistic-looking computer-generated mud. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 10, 2017

    May 10, 2017

    How to manage lung cancer side effects. The Affordable Care Act spared some families from medical financial catastrophe. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 9, 2017

    May 09, 2017

    What the French election results mean to the United States. Is “liking” a racist social media post free speech? And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 8, 2017

    May 08, 2017

    Getting people to stop cheating with disabled parking spaces. The five lies Hollywood tells itself. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 5, 2017

    May 05, 2017

    How New York’s Central Park could fix public education. UCLA shows its art cred with a fundraiser featuring a compelling list of artists. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 4, 2017

    May 04, 2017

    Why programming such as that presented by CAP UCLA is moving from the Westside to downtown. Why the work of monitoring violence online can cause real trauma. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 3, 2017

    May 03, 2017

    Online reviews help independent hotels steal business from chains. Climate change is causing more sweltering summer days. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 2, 2017

    May 02, 2017

    The trouble with Elon Musk’s plan to fight traffic with tunnels. Five things to know about what college freshmen are thinking. And more.

  • UCLA In the News May 1, 2017

    May 01, 2017

    A clash over Bears Ears National Monument tests years of progress on Native spirituality. A survey finds that today’s college freshmen are politically engaged, cost-conscious and obsessed with Instagram. And more.

  • UCLA In the News April 28, 2016

    April 28, 2017

    Robots are taught to work alongside humans by giving high-fives. Decades after the Los Angeles riots, unemployment and poverty persist in South L.A. And more.

  • 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.

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