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The Coronavirus Is Causing Chaos During Finals Season at L.A.’s Universities

As colleges transition to remote classes and testing, students and professors are navigating uncharted territory
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Why UCLA Grad Students Are Ready to Go on Strike

Inside the fight for COLA (a cost of living adjustment) for students who work as teaching assistants

As Coronavirus Spreads, L.A. College Students Are Faced with a Spring Break Dilemma

UCLA is advising students not to travel to places like China or Italy—and some universities are encouraging students not to travel at all
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Recorded Phone Calls Give Insight Into the Inner Workings of the College Admissions Scandal

Transcripts allegedly capture disgraced admissions counselor Rick Singer hashing out "donation" details with parents
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UCLA’s Fight to Patent a Life-Saving Cancer Drug Could Make the Medicine Virtually Unobtainable in India

The university once promised to take into account the needs of patients in developing countries. The battle over prostate cancer drug Xtandi has critics questioning its dedication to that pledge
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Compton’s School District Is Suing the UC System Over ‘Discriminatory’ Standardized Tests

A pair of lawsuits call for the end of admissions based on the SAT and ACT
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California Will Fare Better Than the Rest of the U.S. When the Economy Slows in 2020

But L.A. could suffer its own unique economic pain in the coming years
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Former Patient of UCLA Gynecologist Speaks Publicly About Sexual Abuse Allegations

Jane Doe 18 stepped forward to ask that both Dr. James Heaps and UCLA be held accountable
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50 Years Ago, the First Internet Message Was Dispatched from UCLA

Before there was Google or Facebook there was ARPANET, a rudimentary network that laid the groundwork for a revolution in technology