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As part of the campus-wide 'True Bruin Welcome Week' activities, the International Institute Academic Programs...
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
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Keynote & panel discussion - Evan Osnos, The New Yorker; Alex Wang, UCLA; Yunxiang Yan,...
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Near Mosul, Iraq, August 2014

August 18, 2014. Smoke rises during U.S. airstrikes targeting Islamic State militants at the Mosul Dam outside the city of Mosul. (© AP Photo/ Khalid Mohammed). This photo is licensed; do not download.
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  • Center for Middle East Development

    Through conferences, task forces, publications and other programming, CMED explores key subjects for the region, including: Arab-Israeli issues, Gulf security, Mediterranean security, regional business and economics, technological cooperation, regional strategic cooperation, and democratic culture and...
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  • Center for Brazilian Studies
    The purpose of the Center for Brazilian studies at UCLA is to encourage cooperative research and academic initiatives between UCLA and Brazil. Our mission is to promote greater understanding and involvement with Brazil including academia,...
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  • Center for Buddhist Studies
    As U.S. ties with Asia become increasingly important and as East and Southeast Asian immigrants, many of whom are practicing Buddhists, come to rival other minorities in size and influence, the need grows for specialists...
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  • Academic Programs
    Interdepartmental degrees offered through Institute centers allow students to focus on a particular area of study -- either a specific geographic area, or a global comparative and issue-oriented approach -- through a variety of disciplines.
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  • Program on Central Asia
    With generous support from the UCLA International Institute, the Asia Institute will lead a three-year initiative in collaboration with the Center for European and Eurasian Studies and the Center for Near Eastern Studies. Promoting the...
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