Afrofuturism: From the Past to the Living Present

Afrofuturism, more concretely, can be understood as a wide-ranging social, political and artistic movement that dares to imagine a world where African-descended peoples and their cultures play a central role in the creation of that world. Read More in UCLA Magazine Photo Courtesy of Jabari Jacobs, UCLA Magazine  

Delivering on a Public University’s Mission with Contact Tracing Training

“As a public research institution, UCLA is committed to enhancing the lives of California’s citizens. In this particular instance, it’s a real concrete example of how we’re coming together with the Fielding School of Public Health at UCLA to really fulfill that need.” – Eric A. Bullard Dean, Continuing Education & UCLA Extension Read More…

Iris Yamashita, Academy Award® Nominated Screenwriter, to Give Keynote Address at UCLA Extension Ceremony on June 28

Graduation recognizes students completing professional certificates LOS ANGELES, Calif. (June 19, 2019) – UCLA Extension celebrates the accomplishments of over 2,000 graduates at the Certificate Graduation Ceremony on Friday, June 28, 2019, at Royce Hall, UCLA. The ceremony highlights the achievements of students completing professional certificates in the arts, business, digital tech, education, engineering, and…

Forget Instagram, Amazon is the Influencer Platform of the Future

More than a year ago, Amazon also created its own influencer program, a more exclusive version of its affiliate marketing system that is open only to high-end influencers on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram. – Forbes, Mar 5, 2019   Read More Image Source: Courtesy of Forbes, Photo by DENIS CHARLET / AFP / Getty…