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Disability survey coming to your email soon
UC faculty and staff will soon receive an email asking them to complete a brief survey about their disability status.
Chancellor Block addresses results of UC-wide Campus Climate Study
Chancellor Gene Block issued the following letter to the campus community on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 regarding the Systemwide Campus Climate Study.
Impasse: Authoring Marginalized Bodies/Rethinking Integrated Dance April 28th
Spring 2014 Lecture Series. Impasse: Authoring Marginalized Bodies/Rethinking Integrated Dance by Catherine Long and Doran George on April 28th at 6:30pm
Three nursing faculty to be inducted into Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame
Professors Deborah Koniak-Griffin, Adey Nyamathi and Linda Sarna of the UCLA School of Nursing will be inducted into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame for Sigma Theta Tau International. Created in 2010, this honor recognizes nurse researchers who have achieved significant and sustained national or international recognition, and whose research has improved the profession and the people it serves.
Talk on "The Five Percent: Finding Solutions to Seemingly Impossible Conflicts"
THE UCLA SCHOOL OF LAW NEGOTIATION AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION PROGRAM PRESENTS "The Five Percent: Finding Solutions to Seemingly Impossible Conflicts" talk by Peter T. Coleman, Columbia University, on March 26, 2014 at 5:15pm in BRUCE H. SPECTOR CONFERENCE ROOM (#1314), UCLA School of Law
The Impact of Proposition 209 and Our Duty to Our Students
Chancellor's letter to the campus addresses the impact of Proposition 209 and our duty to our students.
Biochemist Sabeeha Merchant selected as editor-in-chief of journal in plant biology
Sabeeha Merchant, a UCLA professor of biochemistry whose research is providing insights into the complex machinery of the cell, has been selected as editor-in-chief of The Plant Cell, the premier research journal in plant biology.
Computer science professor Demetri Terzopoulos awarded Helmholtz Prize
Demetri Terzopoulos, Chancellor's Professor of Computer Science at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, received the International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) Helmholtz Prize, along with co-authors Michel Kass and Andrew Witkin, for "Snakes: Active Contour Models," a paper presented at the very first ICCV conference in 1987.
Materials science professor Ya-Hong Xie named IEEE Fellow
Ya-Hong Xie, professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Southeast Asia expert Michelle Caswell publishes book on victims of Khmer Rouge
Michelle Caswell, assistant professor of archival studies in the UCLA Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, will publish the book, "Archiving the Unspeakable: Silence, Memory and the Photographic Record in Cambodia," on April 1, 2014.