The UCLA center’s role in preserving the experiences, struggles and accomplishments of Asian American peoples is vital in a city that is home to so many Asian communities.
His best known work — the groundbreaking novel “City of Night” — redefined writing about the gay community. Rechy will receive the award Oct. 24.
Freshmen Hector de Leon and Robert Jimenez relied on unwavering support from each other and their families.
For half a century, the center has been advocating for, and listening to, people in indigenous communities in Los Angeles and beyond.
The American Indian Welcome event provides native students with the opportunity to network with students, professors and staff, and learn about campus programs.
UCLA Latino Alumni Association to honor public relations executive Patricia Pérez and former NBA player Earl Watson
They will be recognized at the association’s Fiesta de Inspiración Scholarship and Alumni Awards Gala on Thursday, Oct. 10.
Companies can improve hiring and retention by following five essential practices, including modernizing their views of the evolving American audience.
Kang, who was the first person to serve in this role for the university, will return to his faculty position July 1, 2020.
The weeklong course was part of UCLA’s Disability Inclusion Lab, an initiative designed to reframe cultural understanding and practices around the concept of disability.
UCLA alumna Erika Hirugami and the Chicano Studies Research Center curated “On Their Backs: Latinx Labor in the US.”
Vanessa Warri is working to make sure people from marginalized and oppressed groups have a voice in the research and policies that affect their communities.
They honorees are Smadar Naoz, Vickie Mays, Jorge Torres and Sarah Tolbert.
All four UCLA hospitals were recognized for a commitment to LGBTQ-centered care.
UCLA’s Hanadi Elyan says its hugely important for filmmakers from the Arab world to tell the stories of the mothers, daughters, sisters that no one else is telling.
Tens of thousands of transfer students have come to UCLA and gone on to become vital contributors to California.
Students in the school’s first Disability Inclusion Lab course will produce six short documentary films that will premiere on campus May 30.
College Signing Day was hosted by UC and Reach Higher, the college access and success initiative launched by the former first lady.
The Center for Diverse Leadership in Science’s inaugural fellows seek to build network of support.
“We feel confident our partners in Hollywood today see the value of diversity in ways that they did not before,” said Dean Darnell Hunt, co-lead author of the report.
Undergraduates also met with alumni to get a behind-the-scenes look at how the nation’s capital works.
The UCLA-LAUSD partnership works to increase the number of African-American students who are competitively eligible for University of California admission.
The UCLA Public Health Scholars Training Program hosted 40 students from across the country last summer in an effort to help increase diversity in the field.
The event in Bruin Plaza on Oct. 9 is sponsored by the American Indian Studies Center and will feature singing, refreshments and a screening of Native short films in Kaplan Hall.
Walter Thompson-Hernández applies lessons from being a lifelong Bruin to his help make sure his multimedia stories illuminate subcultures and don’t exploit them.
UCLA group presents “LA Escena,” the city’s first Hispanic classical theater festival Sept. 21–23.