The inductees include six Olympic medalists, a two-time NCAA softball champion, a World Series champion and a WNBA champion.
UCLA pediatric infectious disease specialist Nava Yeganeh shares advice on precautions for learning environments this fall.
Jens Palsberg, a professor of computer science, has been elected to a leadership position with the Association for Computing Machinery.
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Researchers at UCLA and USC found exposure to gas burnoff at oil and gas production sites is associated with a 50% greater risk for preterm births.
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The prize from the Gold Shield Almunae awards $30,000 to an exceptional professor with a record of undergraduate teaching, research and university service.
The UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation has offered wide-ranging guidance on the statewide mandate to test drinking water for lead.
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UCLA Transportation is discontinuing the program on July 31. Participants will have the option to lease directly from other vanpool vendors to set up or maintain commuting groups.
Scientists are not predicting that a volcanic eruption or earthquake is imminent, but the study revealed uncommon activity for the region.
Drake will speak with John Pérez, chair of the UC Board of Regents, starting at 11:30 a.m.
Researchers receive Department of Energy grant to transform carbon dioxide into construction materials
CO2Concrete, developed by UCLA engineers, is made in part from emissions captured from power plants and other sources.
The $10,000 research grants will allow professors develop new undergraduate research courses in which students will partner with community organizations.
A UCLA study found that more than half of countries don’t protect workers who report discriminatory treatment based on race or ethnicity.
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Orme served as geography department chair from 1974 to 1977 and was dean of social sciences from 1977 to 1983.
Research brief: UCLA scientists have discovered that histones act as an enzyme that converts copper into a usable form for cells.
Two UCLA studies of ocean mollusks shed light on how new species may emerge through a phenomenon known as host-switching.
A large-scale trial of nearly 5,500 older people found that individually tailored interventions reduced serious injuries by about 8%.
The UCLA COVID-19 Behind Bars Data Project tracks issues involving the pandemic and mass incarceration in prisons and jails.
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Drake most recently served as president of The Ohio State University from 2014 until this past week. Prior to that he was chancellor of UC Irvine from 2005 to 2014.
UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital has launched an innovative project to support the emotional needs of children during the COVID-19 pandemic.