Among the inductees is Dr. Beth Y. Karlan of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in the field of gynecologic malignancies.
The truth disturbs. For Selma Blair, or a star in her forties (Cruel Intentions), to find herself diagnosed with multiple sclerosis is upsetting for our New Age Hollywood.
UCLA’s Friends of the Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior and the Stewart and Lynda Resnick Neuropsych- iatric Hospital at UCLA Board of Advisors hosted the second #WOW The Wonder of Women Summit last week in support of mental health research, education and clinical care programs at UCLA.
The longtime head coach at the University of Cincinnati was Tuesday named the head men's basketball coach at UCLA.
UCLA, USC and the University of San Diego were among eight universities notified they were under investigation by the Department of Education in connection with the college admissions scandal, it was reported Tuesday.
Beverly Vista 5th grade teacher Kris Milliken recently took students on a field trip to UCLA where they received a campus tour. “By showing the students around a university campus and continually teaching them about the benefits of going to college, I am hopeful that this field trip will serve as added motivation for the children to one day pursue higher education,” Milliken said.
Caltech in Pasadena was ranked as the 12th best university in the nation -- finishing in a tie with Dartmouth College in New Hampshire -- in an annual list released Monday by U.S. News & World Report.
Former Beverly Hills resident Lisa Carroll was discovered by Hollywood agents while still a student at UCLA and went on to become a film and TV actress, Broadway and cabaret singer, and an aspiring Metropolitan Opera diva. Best known for her performances in the hit musical Hello, Dolly! (also acting as stand-in for its original star, Carol Channing), she appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show, The Steve Allen Show, General Hospital, etc. She created a mega successful children’s album for Capitol Records, titled Rappin’ Up Christmas: Homeys 4 the Holidays. During a recent appearance on ABC-TV’s Toy Box, she introduced her line of toys including the Hip Hop Hamilton bear, dedicated to the smash Broadway rap hit Hamilton.
This year, the Beverly Hills Active Adult Club (BHAAC) increased the amount given to two deserving Beverly Hills High School seniors from $500 to $1,000. For the past several years the club has bestowed the award on students who show a strong character and demonstrate their involvement in extracurricular activities. This year, the BHAAC’s scholarships went to David Bakalov and Benjamin Dahan. Bakalov will be attending UCLA in hopes of going to medical school and becoming a neuro surgeon and Dahan will be attending Columbia and hopes to continue to serve the community. Pictured, from left: BHHS Principal Mark Mead, Dahan, BHHS Counselor Kate Marks, Bakalov and Beverly Hills Unified School District superintendent Michael Bregy.