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UCLA Center Hosts Forum on Affirmative Action

Apr 29, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
UCLA's Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies and the Black Graduate Student Association will host a forum on affirmative action on May 2 and 3 that will examine the current status of increasing access and diversity in California's higher-educatio...
Industry: Education
Posted by: UCLA Newsroom

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Correction for Wednesday, May 28:UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Jazz Ensembles Concert

Apr 29, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
Correction for Wednesday, May 28 UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Jazz Ensembles Concert Following is an updated and corrected listing for the concert by the UCLA Jazz Ensembles on May 28. Gerald Wilson, originally announced as a guest artist...
Industry: Education
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UCLA Receives Grant to Support Long-term Study of Service Learning

Apr 28, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
The Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA's Graduate School of Education and Information Studies has received a $798,000 grant from Atlantic Philanthropies (USA) Inc. to study how service learning affects students after they finish college...
Industry: Education
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Producer Barbara Boyle to Head UCLADepartment of Film, Television and Digital Media

Apr 28, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
Producer Barbara Boyle has been named chair of the UCLA Department of Film, Television and Digital Media. The announcement was made April 28 by Robert Rosen, dean of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. "Barbara Boyle's stellar career embodie...
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City National Bank

City National Corporation Declares First-Quarter Dividend

Apr 28, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
LOS ANGELES, Apr 28, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The board ofdirectors of City National Corporation (NYSE:CYN) today announced aquarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.205 per share for the firstquarter of 2003, payable on May 19, 2003, to stockholder...
Industry: Banks , Financial Services

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Owen Roizman Named UCLA Cinematographer-in-Residence;Screening of True Confessions April 28

Apr 25, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
Owen Roizman, ASC, has been named Kodak Cinematographer-in-Residence at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. The residency program, conceived by production vice chair and professor William McDonald, is sponsored by the Kodak Student Filmmake...
Industry: Education
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World's First Farmers Sowed Seeds for Modern Languages, Say UCLA, Australian Researchers

Apr 24, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
As the first farmers spread agriculture across the globe, they also sowed seeds for most of today's languages, researchers from UCLA and the Australian National University conclude in the most up-to-date survey of research in the field. "For th...
Industry: Education
Posted by: UCLA Newsroom

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UCLA Seeks Male Volunteers With M.S. to Test Effects of Testosterone on Disease

Apr 24, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
The UCLA Multiple Sclerosis Research & Treatment Program seeks men with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (M.S.) for a two-year study to test the effect of testosterone on the disease. Volunteers must be men ages 18 to 65 who can wal...
Industry: Education
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Seymour Lubetzky, UCLA Professor Emeritus and Pioneer in Cataloging, Dies at 104

Apr 23, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
Seymour Lubetzky, a pioneer in the field of cataloging theory, died of heart failure in Los Angeles on April 5. He was 104. Lubetzky, a professor emeritus from UCLA, was most renowned for his prolific contributions to cataloging theory and hi...
Industry: Education
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UCLA Today

SARS triggers dramatic public health response

Apr 22, 2003 12:00 AM Pacific
As my students returned from spring break, they had several questions. What are the chances of bioweapons being used in the Gulf war? What are the dangers of bioterrorism here at home? What are the risks from SARS? And, of course, what were the scores ...
Industry: Education
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