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The Division is seeking proposals for the Social Sciences Dean’s Fund to support Fiat Lux Teaching Related to Civic Engagement

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Q&A: Norma Mendoza-Denton on how Donald Trump weaponizes words

Norma Mendoza-Denton, professor of anthropology in the UCLA College,…

Connecting With Kindness

Connecting With Kindness (Photo Credit: Juliette Borda) With…

UCLA professor leads research on issues impacting vulnerable workers

Abel Valenzuela “Los Angeles is the harbinger for the future.…

Black Feminism Initiative meets the moment, in service of a more just future

Black Feminism Initiative collage. Left image: The inaugural…

Five Black suffragists who were critical to the long battle for the vote

In her latest book, “Suffrage: Women’s Long Battle for…

Teo Ruiz: Amid uncertainty and adversity, we can find strength in beauty

Teo Ruiz finds beauty in the efforts of health care workers,…

Professor’s work informs proposed U.S. commission on racial healing

Marcus Hunter, UCLA professor of sociology and chair of the African…

Remembering John Lewis

UCLA Chancellor Gene Block bestows the UCLA Medal on Congressman…

Politicians courting Latinos and Asian Americans are advised to step up outreach now

  Woman at a voting booth (Photo Credit: Mindy Schauer/Digital…

First labor studies graduates venture out ready to help and versed in struggle

From left: Riya Patel, Mayte Ipatzi and Michelle Cervantes, all…