Campus Community Updates: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Messages to the UCLA campus community. Updates July 16, 2021 Select courses offered in-person beginning Fall 2021 Most UCLA Extension courses will continue to be offered online or via remote instruction for Fall Quarter 2021. However, with public health restrictions being rolled back and COVID-19 vaccinations continuing to progress, a select number of courses will also be…

Movers & Shakers: The Newsworthy And Noteworthy

Experts young and old — working with passion in art, architecture, food, social work and science — are doing their best to improve not just the Bay Area, but the world. “Advocacy by design is our mantra,” says the founder and president of Studio-MLA, winner of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum 2021 National Design…

Live From Chicago It’s . . . Sarah Spain!

“The ceiling for women working in sports is higher than ever,” says Spain, who, in 2020, became a co-owner of the Chicago Red Stars, a team in the National Women’s Soccer League…” – JWC Media – July 28, 2021 Read More  

Experience the Bold Evolution of the iconic UCLA Extension Magazine

Experience the “bold evolution” of the iconic catalog at UCLA Extension. Reimagined in design and focus by showcasing popular programs, student and instructor stories. The fall magazine was redesigned by Lawrence Azerrad,  founder of LADesign and  a Grammy award-winning art director, graphic designer, and author. Prior to founding the studio, Azerrad worked as an art director…

Can the Olympics Be Green?

Driven by a radical reuse strategy, the plans for LA28 leverage the city’s existing facilities, taking the focus off of building and allowing for a human- and community-centered approach to the event’s planning and delivery. A Q&A featuring Brence Culp, chief impact officer at LA28, and Nurit Katz, chief sustainability officer for UCLA. – Metropolis,…

Bruins in Tokyo – An Olympic Story

A total of 50 current or former UCLA students have made Olympic rosters for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo – 40 competitors, three alternates and seven coaches/staff.    Read More about Bruins at Tokyo Games Photo Gallery of Olympic Bruins UCLA Athletes and Olympic History