If skies are clear, viewers will be able to see the moon — approximately 240,000 miles from Earth — and its many craters in great detail.
The calendar includes more than a dozen performances by world-class student ensembles and special guest artists, as well as masterclasses and symposia.
Highlights include Bertolt Brecht’s “The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui,” the opera “Juana” — a collaboration with UCLA Opera and UCLA Philharmonia — and the rock musical Hair.
The event is being held exactly a half century after a team led by UCLA professor Leonard Kleinrock sent the first message over the Arpanet — the precursor to today’s internet.
Featured among the 200-plus events: Lari Pittman, Lucinda Childs, Wendy Whelan and Ain Gordon.
While pediatric patients oohed and aahed, Batman, Captain America, the Hulk, Spider-Man and Wonder Woman appeared outside the windows to brighten their days.
The second season of “Earth Focus” recently launched and will screen May 23 on campus.
UCLA’s yearlong centennial celebration launches with “Lighting the Way,” a light-and-sound show on Royce Hall.
The centennial year kicks off with panels, tours, a conversation with three chancellors and a special edition of TEDxUCLA.
Alumni Day, TedxUCLA and a projection show on Royce Hall will kick off UCLA's 100th birthday year on May 18.
The center will hold a celebration May 23 to highlight the power of music in the promotion of health.
UCLA Luskin Lecture brings together political forces who forged a path for the next generation of leaders.
With 61 performances and eight special events, the calendar will feature one U.S. and two West Coast premieres.
The first mother in space and the creator of some of prime-time television’s most memorable shows are among the people who will speak.
“She is an example to all Bruins that one can truly reach beyond the stars,” said Senior Dean Patricia Turner.
Rep. Karen Bass opened the inaugural conference about issues facing Southern California.
The campus also will launch four centennial year initiatives designed to build upon UCLA’s longstanding commitment of service to the community.
Una serie de programas y eventos ilumina su crecimiento, su compromiso a la diversidad y la inclusión, y su impacto como una universidad de investigación pública líder.
The Wonder of Women event brought together Hollywood celebrities and UCLA trailblazers for a day of conversation about mental health.
Activist artists including Aloe Blacc, Maya Jupiter, Chuck D and Luis Rodriquez are among the advocates on campus at the “Connecting Art and Law for Liberation” festival.
About 14,000 people are expected to attend and get firsthand knowledge of the academic opportunities and campus lifestyle that help make UCLA the most-applied to university in the country.
The inaugural conference, which marks the 25th anniversary of UCLA Luskin, will address major issues facing the region.
The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music is honoring A.J. Racy for his 40 years of teaching. International scholars, alumni, students and faculty will explore the topic of music and ecstasy during the conference.
The event, to be held Oct. 10 at Royce Hall, will be part of the Luskin Lecture Series, which fosters public discussion on issues related to the betterment of society.
Featured among the 150-plus events: Maggie Nelson, Stan Douglas, Sarah Lucas and Kyle Abraham.