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  • UCLA attracts the best minds of Chile

    Three students from Chile will begin graduate programs at UCLA in summer and fall 2015, courtesy of scholarships provided by the Chilean Comisión Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología.

  • Sixth Annual PKU-UCLA JRI Symposium

    The annual symposium, held alternatively at Peking University and UCLA, attracted over 150 participants and featured many speakers from both universities.

  • Renowned scientist Paul Terasaki gives an additional $1 million to UCLA Japanese studies center

    The most recent gift of the UCLA alumnus and professor emeritus of surgery brings his total contributions to the Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies to over $6 million.

  • Homes with heart in Sendai, Japan

    Architect and director of the UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies Hitoshi Abe is designing new social housing for the Japanese region devastated by the March 2011 tsunami. Instead of utilitarian structures, he seeks to create housing that facilitates community interaction.

  • China’s floating art studios

    Shu Hua Chuan is a unique Chinese art form fashioned by literati artists and calligraphers who traveled on the country’s flowing waterways.


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