Posted Nov. 21, 2014, 9:14 am
UCLA's Legislative Assembly has given final approval to a measure that requires undergraduates to take a course on ethnic, cultural, religious or gender diversity, campus officials said in remarks reported today.
Posted Nov. 20, 2014, 8:11 am
The Southland's biggest football game of the year will be held Saturday when UCLA and USC face off at the Rose Bowl, and Bruin fans will get gearing up tonight for the rivalry with UCLA's annual bonfire rally on the Westwood campus.
Posted Nov. 14, 2014, 8:51 am
Criminal charges were filed Thursday against a man who allegedly stole more than 50 laptop computers from a research library and the student union store at UCLA, where he had been enrolled earlier this year.
Posted Nov. 12, 2014, 8:32 am
A suspect was detained Tuesday in connection with the theft of more than 50 laptop computers worth more than $30,000 from a UCLA research library equipment loan room, according to campus police.
Posted Nov. 11, 2014, 9:24 am
More than 50 laptop computers worth more than $30,000 were stolen from an equipment loan room in the Charles E. Young Research Library over the weekend, authorities said today.
Posted Oct. 30, 2014, 8:44 am
A small group of unionized nurses gathered outside Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood on Wednesday saying they want more training and guidelines for handling potential Ebola patients.
Posted Oct. 28, 2014, 8:58 am
UCLA officials announced today the creation of a $15 million "self-replenishing fund'' to support energy efficiency projects, such as the installation of motion-sensor light switches to water-saving plumbing fixtures.
Posted Oct. 25, 2014, 9:41 am
Federal officials were mum on Friday about what led them to raid two marijuana dispensaries, one in West Hollywood and another in Westwood, whose staff claimed they were operating within the bounds of California's medical cannabis laws.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 7:22 am
The seventh annual Dribble for the Cure will be held at UCLA Sunday, with the Bruin men's and women's basketball teams helping raise funds and awareness in the fight against pediatric cancer.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 8:51 am
What officials at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center are calling a "big exercise'' on diagnosing and treating patients with Ebola virus symptoms will be held today.
Posted Oct. 15, 2014, 9:33 am
Steve Alford marked today's 104th anniversary of the birth of John Wooden by having breakfast at the Tarzana restaurant frequented by his late legendary predecessor as UCLA men's basketball coach for the second consecutive year.
Posted Oct. 14, 2014, 9:11 am
Staff at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center plan to hold a "big exercise'' Friday on diagnosing and treating patients with Ebola virus symptoms, according to UCLA's medical director of clinical epidemiology and infection prevention.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 7:29 am
Efforts were underway today to restore power to up to 700 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers in Westwood.
Posted Sep. 16, 2014, 9:39 am
Robbery detectives at the West Los Angeles Police Station on Monday issued photos of a suspect wanted in a robbery at a Starbucks.
Posted Sep. 12, 2014, 8:51 am
Two female pedestrians were struck by a vehicle in Westwood on Thursday night, with one hospitalized in critical condition, police said.
Posted Sep. 10, 2014, 9:09 am
U.S. News & World Report's annual list of the nation's best colleges released on Tuesday ranked UCLA tied for 23rd and USC tied for 25th.
Posted Sep. 3, 2014, 9:35 am
A 46-year-old African American UCLA facilities employee arrested for obstruction and resisting arrest by campus police last week is accusing the department of racial profiling and violating his civil rights, it was reported today.
Posted Sep. 2, 2014, 2:30 pm
A woman who led officers on a slow-speed "pursuit" in an SUV from Westwood to Beverly Hills was taken into custody today.
Posted Aug. 20, 2014, 9:05 am
The Los Angeles Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to show their support for a federal court ruling that the Department of Veterans Affairs cannot use land deeded to it for purposes other than veterans.
Posted Aug. 17, 2014, 9:21 am
Harsh words were on the record Saturday from a local congresswoman who is concerned over anti-Semitic fliers bearing swastikas that were left at a Westwood business.
Posted Aug. 17, 2014, 9:19 am
Employees and students of UCLA as well as others whose vehicles were damaged when a water main break sent about 20 million gallons onto the north side of the school's campus are being offered emergency financial assistance.
Posted Aug. 13, 2014, 3:06 pm
UCLA was added to a list of colleges and universities under investigation over the handling of sexual abuse complaints, university officials confirmed today, although no specifics were released about what prompted the probe.
Posted Aug. 5, 2014, 9:05 am
The owners of vehicles damaged at UCLA parking garages by last week's flood are expected to begin retrieving them today.
Posted Aug. 4, 2014, 9:04 am
Sunset Boulevard was reopened today, six days after being closed down by a 20-million-gallon flood that resulted from a water main rupture and also inundated parts of the UCLA campus.
Posted Aug. 3, 2014, 9:04 am
A string of "peeping tom" incidents at UCLA and surrounding apartments in Westwood may have ended with the arrest of a 47-year-old man by UCLA police, it was reported Saturday.