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Match funds stimulate establishment of nine centennial term chairs

UCLA College donors gave gifts to establish nine endowed centennial…

Diversity improves among TV actors, but executives still overwhelmingly white and male

The Netflix limited series “When they See Us” was one of…
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The new ‘Ellis Island’

Jason De León is raising awareness about the people who migrate…

In election salon, UCLA faculty discuss how to protect the right to vote

Clockwise from top left: Natalie Masuoka, Lorrie Frasure, Chad…

UCLA political scientists: Political polarization is not as simple as it appears

Electoral Map (Photo Credit: Clay Banks/Unsplash) As President-elect…
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Election of Kamala Harris invites Americans to consider identity

Kamala Harris (Photo Credit: Gage Skidmore) Kamala Harris, only…
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12 UCLA College scientists among world’s most influential researchers

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UCLA Bedari Kindness Institute sees ‘contagious kindness’ in action

“We laid out a framework for understanding why witnessing kindness…