For two decades, Rev. James Lawson Jr. — one of King’s close friends and a fellow civil and labor rights leader — has taught a course on King’s signature method for social reform.
race and ethnicity
A UCLA-funded study models the toll of heat and dehydration on the human body along the unforgiving routes used by Latin American migrants.
A new UCLA study has found that Latinos, who comprise nearly half the county’s population, pen less than 5% of the paper’s op-eds.
A multigenerational mural lights up UCLA’s new Black Bruin Resource Center.
In an era filled with challenges, Bruin gymnasts celebrate their individuality and evolve their sport ― as a big, multiethnic family.
The UCLA alumna couldn’t find the kinds of stories she wanted to read to her daughter, so she wrote her own.
UCLA’s Brad Sears has observed how the current pandemic has been shaped by what we did and did not learn in the past 40 years.
Centering Tribal Stories will train University of California scholars on collaborations with Native American communities.
In “An Afro-Indigenous History of the United States,” Kyle Mays reframes U.S. history.
The writer and Latino Film Institute CEO touts the importance of UCLA’s research on inclusion in TV, movies.
The funds will support UCLA students, policy reports and big-data projects such as the Million Dollar Hoods initiative.
A report from UCLA’s Center for Scholars and Storytellers looks at the intersection of race, class and social mobility in shows popular with teens.
In a pre-event Q&A, the entertainer and Obama White House staffer speaks about how both jobs have shaped his worldview.
The study also found that many felt that immigrants would be prevented from gaining legal U.S. immigration status if they used certain government benefits.
The research suggests that interventions for people in their early 20s could be key to better outcomes later in life.
The talks are meant to showcase the breadth of the research of younger faculty and in a way that’s accessible to all.
A UCLA psychologist and undergraduate assess the ongoing traumatic impact of Maurice Caldwell’s unjust incarceration.
A new study “has implications for the public health system, health care providers and under-resourced communities,” said UCLA’s Arleen Brown.
The UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report finds that Latinos were still extremely underrepresented during the 2019–20 season.
The alumna brings her career full circle as part of the UCLA Centennial exhibition, “The Map and the Territory,” which closes Oct. 24.
A new report by the Luskin Center for Innovation provides a framework for environmental justice in disadvantaged communities.
A UCLA study shows that unmet needs for psychological distress are particularly high for women of color, noncitizens and those who don't speak English.
A study by the UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative identifies need for better cultural literacy among service providers.
Magallanes is part of the 3B Collective, a group of mostly alumni artists, that specializes in large-scale murals, site-specific installations and public artworks.
Director Veronica Terriquez shares how the center will help steward UCLA’s efforts to become a Hispanic Serving Institution.