U.S. Permanent Representative to the UN Samantha Power gave the Annual Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture at UCLA on February 23, 2014. The event was cosponsored by The Burkle Center for International Relations, The Daniel Pearl Foundation and Hillel at UCLA.
Hirotaka Kasai discussed the work of Japanese magazine editor Hanamori Yasuji and the politics of everyday life in postwar and contemporary Japan.
High school teachers of English from Brazil learn the ins and outs of American culture and slang at UCLA Extension.
The Lemann Foundation of Brazil has renewed funding for faculty travel grants to visit top Brazilian universities and research institutions in 2014.
Announcement of winning submissions and Q&A with Walter Thompson Hernandez, who submitted photos from a trip to Cuba.
Ari Shavit called on Israel to return to the imaginative and determined spirit of early Zionism at a Y&S Nazarian Center event on February 12, 2014.
Prominent scholar of colonial Latin America, ehtnohistory of central Mexico, and UCLA professor passes away on January 17, 2014.
"At the Crossroads" symposium focuses on how to deliver culturally sensitive surgical services to indigenous communities.
Linguist Adams Bodomo described the lives of African migrants in China at a recent African Studies Center event.
This article was originally published on 2/12/2014 in the UCLA Daily Bruin.
African Studies Center (ASC) staff and UCLA faculty speak about their work on the ASC's gender education program in Rwanda.
The following is a link to an article in "History News Network" by Professor James L. Gelvin (History).
In its first project, the Burkle Global Impact Initiative helped a group of young documentary filmmakers learn about the Millennium Development Goals.
Josue Lopez Calderon (UCLA 2010) won a Gilman International Scholarship in 2010; he has now been named a Gliman Alumni Ambassador by the U.S. Department of State, which sponsors the scholarship.
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