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Research brief: The UCLA findings raise concerns about antibody-based “immunity passports” and the potential for herd immunity.
Torres, a labor organizer and lawmaker who was among the first Latino congressmen from California in the 20th century, will receive the campus’s highest honor on July 22.
Research brief: A new combination treatment shows success in a mouse model of advanced head and neck carcinoma.
Researchers will work to create super-powerful computers that harness the mysterious behavior of particles at the subatomic level.
Highlights from USA Today, “The 11th Hour with Brian Williams,” Rafu Shimpo and others.
Professor Patricia Turner reflects fondly on getting to spend time with one of her heroes, the civil rights icon who made a career out of getting in “good trouble.”
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Jorge Torres and Jennifer Casey have been named the recipients of the 2020 Hanson-Dow Award for outstanding teaching in the chemistry department.
Jennifer Silvers, assistant professor of developmental and social psychology in the UCLA College, has received the Boyd McCandless Award from the association.
Professors Dr. Eraka Bath and Darnell Hunt will be part of the second conversation in the series “Racism is a Public Health Issue” on Tuesday, July 21, from 4 to 5:30 p.m.
The Specialized Program of Research Excellence, known as SPORE, has awarded $525,000 to 11 researchers.
The founder of the Center for Diverse Leadership in Science at UCLA has been honored with the Academic Senate’s award for diversity, equity and inclusion.
Research brief: A study shows that while both are factors, a higher proportion of physicians report patients' safety as a concern.
Marcus Hunter, UCLA professor of sociology and African American studies, collaborated on the draft of a recently introduced congressional resolution.
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A policy brief calls for the creation of a national rapid-response team to guide schools as they weigh in-person, online or hybrid learning models.
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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.
Highlights from “AirTalk,” Wired, the Los Angeles Business Journal and others.
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 Alumnae awards $30,000 to an exceptional professor with a record of undergraduate teaching, research and university service.