The USC and UCLA football teams will meet at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Saturday with the Trojans seeking their second consecutive 10-victory season and the Bruins trying to become bowl eligible.
A bomb threat at UCLA has prompted evacuations of residents at several residence halls, according to reports from the scene.
Earlier this month, some 40 mice hitched a ride on a SpaceX commercial resupply flight to the International Space Station where researchers will be able to test out an experimental drug to treat osteoporosis, which is based on a bonebuilding protein called NELL-1 discovered by Beverly Hills resident Kang Ting.
Afternoon session tickets remain for Planned Parenthood L.A.'s Food Fare Thursday; Cycle For Survival supports Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's research. Three Dog Night sets benefit concert for CHLA's arts therapy programs.
UCLA’s No. 1 ranked men’s water polo team kept rolling this week with wins over Claremont (17-4) and UC Irvine (11-0). The Bruins jump back into the pool Saturday for a match at Pacific, followed by a Sunday noon match with UC Davis.
No. 8 UCLA moved to 6-0 last weekend in a 25-23, 25-22, 25-22 straight sets win over Hawaii. Reily Buechler had 14 kills and 11 digs in the win, while Taylor Formico added 16 digs. Savvy Simo had 13 digs.
Many physician-scientists have ideas for research that could lead to new treatments or cures for patients they treat. But getting federal funding to support that research isn’t always easy. But a “giving circle” at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA is making an impact. It offers pediatric physician-scientists the opportunity to pitch their ideas, win grants and change young lives.
Dogs are at the heart of People Animal Connection, a UCLA Health program that creates a therapeutic connection with service animas to aid healing, reduce stress and provide positive interactions that mends lives. Beverly Hills Philanthropist Paula Kent Meehan believed in the healing power of pets, and provided generous support to the PAC program, including Paula’s PetPal Place, a special outdoor spot where patients can visit with their own animals to speed healing. Volunteers and their dogs were recognized Wednesday at a UCLA Faculty Center tea, where Marilee Bradford (left),who has served with her dog Tovah for 15 years, received the Paula Kent Meehan Outstanding PAC Team Award 2016, presented by Chief Patient Experience Officer Tony Padilla (right).
Since the death knell first rumbled for the Hannah Carter Japanese Garden in Bel-Air in 2010, when UCLA undertook efforts to sell the 1.5-acre Kyoto-style garden it had promised to maintain "in perpetuity" just months after the woman for whom it was named had died, the future of the verdant paradise has remained unknown.
Two men were fatally shot at UCLA's campus today in what LAPD Chief Charlie Beck described as a "homicide and suicide."