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Covid-19

Voters in both parties favor caution as cities begin to reopen

“Our research has revealed a nation largely in agreement…
Renee Tajima-Pena

PBS series on Asian Americans features work of UCLA filmmakers and scholars

UCLA professor Renee Tajima-Peña, series producer of “Asian…
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For census season, these UCLA students want to make sure everyone counts

Students in a course on the U.S. Census taught by Professor Natalie…
Sarah Stein

Sarah Stein named to new Viterbi Chair in Mediterranean Jewish Studies

Sarah Abrevaya Stein. Photo credit: Caroline Libresco Prominent…
Ellen Dubois

Historian’s new book traces three generations of suffragists

Ellen DuBois observes that expanding the vote is still not something…
Father and Son

Study of African society inspires broad thinking about human paternity, fidelity

A new study from UCLA professor of anthropology Brooke Scelza…
Garibay Vavreck

Two elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

From left: Lynn Vavreck, Miguel García-Garibay Six exceptional…
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Play your part, stay apart: Advice and insight on physical distancing

Play your part, stay apart (Photo Credit: Jessica Wolf) It has…