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$500,000 Gift Established UCLA's First Endowed Chair in Screenwriting Honoring Professor Lew Hunter

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
San Francisco businessman Jonathan N. Zakin has donated more than $500,000 to the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television to establish the Lew and Pamela Hunter/Jon Zakin Chair in Screenwriting, announced Robert Rosen, dean of the school. This endowe...
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Internationally Acclaimed Musician and Composer Dominic Kanza to Perform at UCLA Feb. 26

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Internationally acclaimed musician, composer and scholar Dominic Kanza will perform and present a public lecture on Friday, Feb. 26, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the UCLA Faculty Center, Sequoia Room. Admission is free and open to the public. Kanza, whose bod...
Industry: Education
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Los Angeles High School Students Get a Peek at Law School

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Local high school students who have shown academic promise will have the opportunity to hear about alternative dispute resolution, jury trials and equal protection laws in a series of workshops given by UCLA Law faculty, students and alumni Feb. 27. Th...
Industry: Education
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UCLA Newsroom

Internationally Acclaimed Musician and Composer Dominic Kanza to Perform at UCLA Feb. 26

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Internationally acclaimed musician, composer and scholar Dominic Kanza will perform and present a public lecture on Friday, Feb. 26, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the UCLA Faculty Center, Sequoia Room. Admission is free and open to the public. Kanza, whose bod...
Industry: Education
Posted by: UCLA Newsroom

UCLA Newsroom

$500,000 Gift Established UCLA's First Endowed Chair in Screenwriting Honoring Professor Lew Hunter

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
San Francisco businessman Jonathan N. Zakin has donated more than $500,000 to the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television to establish the Lew and Pamela Hunter/Jon Zakin Chair in Screenwriting, announced Robert Rosen, dean of the school. This endowe...
Industry: Education
Posted by: UCLA Newsroom

UCLA Newsroom

Los Angeles High School Students Get a Peek at Law School

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Local high school students who have shown academic promise will have the opportunity to hear about alternative dispute resolution, jury trials and equal protection laws in a series of workshops given by UCLA Law faculty, students and alumni Feb. 27. Th...
Industry: Education
Posted by: UCLA Newsroom

UCLA Newsroom

Argelia Andrade-Glez, One of UCLA's Best and Brightest, to be Honored by College of Letters And Science Feb. 23

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Argelia Andrade-Glez vividly recalls the nights she cried herself to sleep. She was 10 years old when her family moved to Gardena, Calif., from a small town in Tepatitlan, Mexico, and she spoke not a word of English. When Argelia's sixth-grade teache...
Industry: Education
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UCLA Law Review To Hold Conference on Criminal Punishment Issues March 12

Feb 19, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Future lawyers understandably concerned about societal lack of confidence in the judicial system have invited scholars from around the world to speak next month at the UCLA School of Law on one of the most timely and emotional issues in criminal law -...
Industry: Education
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"Walk in Splendor: Ceremonial Dress of the Minangkabau of Indonesia" Opens May 2 at Fowler Museum of Cultural History

Feb 18, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
A spectacular array of 250 objects -- ceremonial textiles and accessories -- comprise "Walk in Splendor: Ceremonial Dress of the Minangkabau of Indonesia," celebrating one of the finest and most sophisticated weaving traditions in the Indonesia...
Industry: Education
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President Clinton Names UCLA's Michael Phelps, Inventor of PET Scanning, Winner of Enrico Fermi Award

Feb 18, 1999 12:00 AM Pacific
Today President Clinton named Michael E. Phelps, inventor of the PET scan and chair of UCLA's Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, winner of the Enrico Fermi Award, the government's oldest science and technology prize. Clinton also name...
Industry: Education
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