What Can You Do in a Day at UCLA? From academic and cultural offerings, to traditional landmarks and new additions to the campus, there are so many things to see and do. Here is a taste of what you can enjoy on your next trip back to your alma mater. Save the date May 16 for UCLA Alumni Day.

Alumni Class Notes
Whether it's about career or relationship advancements, or the announcement of a birth or passing, check out the life changing experiences of fellow Bruins and share your own class note.

Alumni Recognize Distinguished Seniors
The True Bruin Distinguished Senior Award recipients were selected this past fall showcasing the exemplary students at UCLA. Alumni volunteers helped determine the five finalists as they have done throughout the 78- year history of the Alumni Scholarships Program. Take part in selecting the next group of freshman and transfer Alumni Scholars. Volunteer today!

The Alumni Living Room at the Heart of Campus
The James West Alumni Center, located between Pauley Pavilion and Ackerman Student Union, is undergoing a renovation to provide a more welcoming and relaxing space that returning alumni can proudly call home. See what's changed and be sure to stop by on your next visit to campus.

UCLA True Bruin Traditions Keeper App
What if there was a prize for attending the Beat 'SC Bonfire or watching Spring Sing? UCLA students have a new bucket list in the form of an app that documents each experience with a UCLA tradition. Complete enough traditions and they'll earn a medal for Commencement, a trip to an award ceremony hosted by alumni and a UCLA experience they'll never forget.

Spirit Squad All Access Reception, Feb. 28
The Spirit Squad hosts an afternoon filled with entertainment, prizes and all-around fun. Meet and greet UCLA athletes and coaches. This annual fundraiser features a silent auction, opportunity drawing, as well as the Jr. Spirit Squad and Bruin Kids VIP Zone.

UCLA's Akeem Ayers and Matthew Slater '07 Help Patriots Win the Super Bowl

Audio: Lost Recording of Martin Luther King, Jr. 1965 Speech at UCLA Uncovered by Archivist

UCLA Receives Record Number of Applications for Fall 2015, Most in the Nation

$10 Million Bequest from Gordon Smith '63 Funds Scholarships at Graduate School of Education and Information Studies

The Legacy of Henry Waxman '61, J.D. '64, Who Recently Retired from Congress After 40 Years

UCLA Student Groups Hold Vigil for Victims of Charlie Hebdo Attack

Senator Kristen Gillibrand, J.D. '91, Spoke at UCLA Law During Launch of Initiative Empowering Law Alumnae

UCLA Engineering Receives $2.5 Million Donation from Mukund Padmanabhan, M.S. '89, Ph.D. ' 92

Video: Alumnus Brent Bushnell, Co-Founder of Two Bit Circus, Mixes Technology and Spectacle

Bruins in Love: Couples Share How Their Story Began at UCLA

MLK Day of Service: Students and Their Alumni Mentors Painted Murals at an Elementary School

TV Series Creator Darren Star's '83 Donation to TFT Opens New State-of-the-Art Screening Room

Team Alumni Top 2015 Bruins, 5-0, at Annual Alumni Baseball Game

Mohini Bhardwaj '08 to be Inducted into USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame

Alumni Leadership Invite You to Volunteer for Alumni Scholarships Program

Share Your Long Hair with Someone Suffering from Medical Hair Loss, Plus Get a Free Haircut - Feb. 5-6, UCLA 

From the Globes to SAG to the Oscars, Here's Your Bruin Connection to Movie Award Season

Video: Culver City’s 10th Annual MLK Celebration Featured an All-Bruin Panel: Robert Farrell '61, Bobby Grace '84, Kokayi Jitahidi '05, Funmilola Fagbamila and Music by Keschia Potter '02, M.A. '05

Chancellor Block Op-Ed: Funding Two Years of College is a Small Price to Pay to Get Educated Workers

Former LA County Supervisor, Zev Yaroslavsky '71, M.A. '72, Stepped Down After 20 Years; Helped Shape Westwood Development

Twelve TFT Alumni Had Films that Premiered or Competed in Sundance Film Festival

2015 Economic Outlook: Entertainment and the Economy of the Golden State, Save $70

Your Children Will Remember What You Share. Begin Early With a ScholarShare 529 College Savings Plan.

Bruins: Apply by Feb. 15 for 2015 Major Medical Coverage


February, All Chapters | Network Meetings

Feb. 18, Pacific Palisades | Northern Trust Open Networking Breakfast


Feb. 17, Palos Verdes | South Bay Book Club


Feb. 8, Los Angeles | Back to School for Lunch


Feb. 6, UCLA | Journey to Change: From the Freedom Riders to Ferguson

Feb. 28, March 7 & 8, Various | Attend a Local Dinner for 12 Strangers

May 16, UCLA | Save the Date: UCLA Alumni Day


Feb. 7, USC | Aligning for Black Excellence in Higher Education Summit

Feb. 19, UCLA James West Alumni Center | General Assembly Meeting


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