Kara Cooney was awarded the Nancy Lapp Popular Book Award from the American Schools of Oriental Research.
The delegation focused on U.S.-China initiatives and issues that affecting island nations that are particularly vulnerable to rising sea levels.
The researchers studied the mechanisms by which insulin may be secreted in the absence of glucose.
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UCLA closes for its annual winter break Saturday, Dec. 2. The campus reopens on Thursday, Jan. 2.
UCLA began observing its 100th birthday and delivered new advances in research, health care, the arts, community service and teaching.
Some operations, like the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and police department, remain open. Normal operations will resume Jan. 2.
The object is a magnetic structure that covers an enormous region of some 160 light-years.
Using data from seven Los Angeles County agencies, researchers developed a model to predict which 3,000 residents were most likely to become homeless.
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Annual event at UCLA commemorates “the remarkable accomplishments of the last year and our patients’ incredible stories of hope and inspiration.”
Thanks to an advance by UCLA engineers, the two-wing structure could soon be used to make windmills that harvest energy more efficiently.
Program opens doors for professionals who seek to deepen their understanding of the legal issues that affect their industries.
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UCLA historian Sarah Abrevaya Stein’s “Family Papers: A Sephardic Journey Through the Twentieth Century” was selected for the magazine’s list.
UCLA scientists James Gimzewski and Adam Stieg are part of a research team that has taken a major stride toward creating thinking machines.
The theater was renamed Lani Hall in honor of Alpert’s wife, the singer Lani Hall.
UCLA hosted the Environmental and Climate Change Literacy Project and Summit as part of an effort to educate the next generation of climate change-aware students.
Glen MacDonald, distinguished professor of geography, has been chosen for the American Association of Geographers' 2020 Class of Fellows.
Stephanie Pincetl of the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability received the honor from the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom.
Yongjie Hu, UCLA assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, is a recipient of the 2019 Bergles-Rohsenow Young Investigator Award.
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Peter Petersen and Romyar Sharifi have been elected to the American Mathematical Society's Fellows program.
UCLA Staff Assembly is asking members and friends to help contribute toward its UCLA Spark campaign. The deadline is Dec. 31.
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