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Category: Education


Progress Underway for UCLA’s Multi-Million Dollar Housing Expansion

March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020

Over 5,000 student beds By Toi Creel The University of California Los Angeles plans to add more than five thousand...

Los Angeles Public Schools to Close

March 13, 2020

March 13, 2020

All LAUSD schools to close Monday in response to COVID-19 By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)...

LAUSD Announces Coronavirus Contingency Plans

March 12, 2020

March 12, 2020

By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has announced a plan in partnership with PBS SoCal and...

UCLA Suspends Most In-Person Classes in Response to Coronavirus

March 10, 2020

March 10, 2020

Chancellor Gene Block: “there are no confirmed cases at UCLA at this time” By Sam Catanzaro UCLA has suspended most...

UCLA Raises Over $5 Billion

February 27, 2020

February 27, 2020

One of most ambitious campaigns ever by a public university By Chad Winthrop The Centennial Campaign for UCLA, one of...

Dr. Jane Goodall Coming to UCLA

February 18, 2020

February 18, 2020

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, will deliver the Luskin Lecture for Thought Leadership at UCLA’s Royce Hall on April 1, 2020,...

UC Should Keep ACT, SAT; Not be Intimidated

December 13, 2019

December 13, 2019

By Tom EliasCentury City Westwood News Columnist For months, the University of California has been beset by the threat of...

David Geffen Adds $46M to UCLA Medical Scholarships Program

December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019

Total among donated by Geffen to UCLA nearly half-a-billion By Sam Catanzaro UCLA has received an additional $46 million gift...

UCLA Professor Pleads to Possessing Child Pornography

September 23, 2019

September 23, 2019

Guido Germano enters no-plea contest By Sam Catanzaro A 59-year-old man who is a UCLA professor and former director for...

UCLA Director of Athletics Dan Guerro to Retire

September 20, 2019

September 20, 2019

17-year-tenure to end July 2020 By Staff Writer UCLA Director of Athletics Dan Guerrero will retire July 1, 2020, at the conclusion...