RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

UCLA

A collection of news and information related to UCLA published by this site and its partners.

Top UCLA Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its appeal to serenity (labeled “Slow TV”). On Nov. 1, NRK was to televise live, for five hours, an attempt to break the world record for producing a sweater, from shearing the sheep to spinning the wool and knitting the garment (current record: 4:51, by Australians). (In addition to the log, NRK viewers have been treated to live cams on a salmon-fishing boat and, for five days, on a cruise ship.) Said an NRK journalist, “You would think it's boring television, but we have quite good ratings for these programs.”
  • L.A. County supervisorial race a money battle between labor, business

    L.A. County supervisorial race a money battle between labor, business
    The pivotal race to replace retiring Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has become a money battle between labor unions and business interests, with fundraising approaching $8.4 million. Sheila Kuehl and Bobby Shriver have directly collected a...

    Vision to Learn brings eye care to Delaware schools

    Vision to Learn brings eye care to Delaware schools
    When Adriauna Archie takes her turn to read a chapter book aloud in her fourth-grade classroom, she must close her left eye to see the words clearly. Teachers moved her classmate DeMari Stevens' desk, but DeMari still couldn't read the board at the...

    UCLA vs. Colorado: How the two teams match up

    UCLA faces Colorado in Boulder on Saturday having won seven consecutive games away from its home field at the Rose Bowl, dating back to last season. Staff writer Chris Foster examines the matchups and story lines: In defense UCLA has given up more...

    UCLA players say they have benefited from winning close games

    UCLA players say they have benefited from winning close games
    In his comments after the Bruins slipped out of Berkeley with a 36-34 win over California last week, UCLA Coach Jim Mora said, "There will be those that say we only beat them by two points, but to overcome the disappointment of the last two weeks, that...