UCLA’s Semel Healthy Campus Initiative teamed up with chef Bill Yosses and the LAUSD to create an appetizing virtual summer school course.
UCLA in the Community
Hundreds of Bruins answered the call to serve for the 12th annual day of service, which pivoted from in-person tasks to primarily online events and projects.
A team of volunteers gathered hundreds of pounds of supplies — including masks, gurneys and robotic surgical arms — to assist those in need, now two months after the explosion.
This year’s adapted day of service includes eight different kinds of activities, and volunteers can join in as many as they have time for.
The ambitious paper illuminates the barriers to success that limited many of the city’s residents even before COVID-19 but have been exacerbated since the pandemic began.
500 UCLA students volunteer to provide academic support to K-12 students across L.A. County through the UCLA Pritzker Center for Strengthening Children and Families.
The Nicholas Endowment and Gluck Foundation provide opportunities for teens from underrepresented communities.
The case is among the initial successes for the UCLA Immigrant Family Legal Clinic, which opened last year on the RFK Community Schools campus.
A new Latin American Institute workshop aims to help teachers inspire their students to think about how history gets written.
Seven days a week, UCLA volunteers staff a well-being call-in line, offering support, resources and a compassionate ear.
TranslateCovid.org is an effort by the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and Asian American Studies Center to help vulnerable communities.
Researchers say crime declines and trust increases when officers work alongside residents to build relationships.
Educating kids at home can seem overwhelming. Just remember to keep it simple, says UCLA's Center X.
The local union members lost their jobs in the hospitality and restaurant industries as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.
The legal victory is part of the UCLA Criminal Defense Clinic's broad efforts to protect prisoners from infection.
Among the projects is an online speaker series addressing urgent issues affecting children and families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Even though Los Angeles has issued a safer at home order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, giving blood is permitted.
A new survey shows that despite deep concern, most Angelenos trust the response of local officials to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The education arm of UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance, the program has brought nearly half a million students to campus to experience the wonder of performing arts.
Anne Rimoin and Gilbert Gee, both of the Fielding School of Public Health, addressed the commission, which advises and makes recommendations to the Los Angeles City Council.
The program will be the only VA post-licensure residency program in the Los Angeles and Orange County area.
The Bunche Center for African American Studies was key in bringing the annual State of Black California meeting to campus.
Nano-related science and art were on display during the UCLA-MindshareLA event, which underscored UCLA’s commitment to share the knowledge it’s creating beyond Westwood.
The foundation of the collaboration has been to empower people in local communities to drive the solutions.
The first event, on Feb. 1, will feature presentations by three members of the California NanoSystems Institute.