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The UCLA Black Alumni Association invites you to a powerful one-man play, Ghost In The House: The Life and Times of Jack Johnson, co-produced by UCLA alumnus, Raymond Bell '78. Starring veteran stage and screen actor, Tony Todd (Platoon, Candyman, Final Destination series), Ghost in the House is written by Ernie Hudson and Frank Megna, directed by Frank Megna and sponsored by UBAA and Opening Minds Productions. It is the gripping story of the first African-American Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Jack Johnson, through lessons of resilience facing racism, prejudice and overcoming adversity. Johnson was a musician, raconteur, entertainer, horse jockey, bullfighter, inventor, race car driver and secret agent during World War I. Friday, Oct. 9, 8 p.m. Red carpet at 7:15 p.m. and post-VIP Reception Saturday, Oct. 10, 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m. Dialogue with actor Tony Todd and director Frank Megna following both Saturday and Sunday shows. Watch Trailer For more information and sponsorship opportunities, click here.
today, 8 a.m.
Based on the great success in San Francisco, Cup of Java has expanded to Silicon Valley. Located near Google Headquarters in Mountain View, Bruins are invited to join this high-energy gathering created to help South Bay alumni reach their professional goals by exchanging referrals and cultivating productive business relationships. Please bring plenty of business cards. Meetings occur monthly on the second Friday of the month. Advance RSVPs are required via registration so we know who to expect!RSVP Now
today, 10 a.m.
Come meet 20+ LGBTQ student organizations and the LGBT Campus Resource Center! Discover campus and community resources, learn how you can get involved, and snag some cool giveaways! Food provided!
today, 5:30 p.m.
Small, but mighty, Pasadena was named the Best Arts Town on the West by Sunset Magazine in 2015. Unrivaled for art museums and performance centers per square mile, this Welcome to the City is your opportunity to explore a colorful palette of events in Pasadena for free. Infuse your ArtNight Pasadena adventure with UCLA spirit by joining Rose Bowl Bruins at the Bodega Wine Bar, a casual, comfortable place to kick back with fellow Bruins before or during the first hours of the night. Then catch the complimentary shuttle to browse more than 20 prominent arts and cultural institutions that are opening their doors in welcome, including Curatorial Assistance, Light Bringer Project, Muse/Ique, the Norton Simon Museum, and the Pasadena Conservatory of Music. 5:30 – 7 p.m. – Happy Hour Reception at Bodega 6-10 p.m. – ArtNight Pasadena RSVP by Oct. 7RSVP Now
today, 5:30 p.m.
Whether the Emirates is your long term home, you just arrived or anything in between please join fellow UCLA alumni in the UAE at a Welcome to the City that will reconnect you with the people and spirit of UCLA. Join Bruins at the end of Jumeirah Beach Hotel’s Marina walkway as the sun falls into the sea to experience the alchemy of UCLA camaraderie, live music and panoramic views of the Dubai skyline. Connect with people who understand your academic journey, the experience of home and career far from UCLA and your longing for the taste of a Diddy Riese cookie. Relax in a comfortable lounge over food and drink of your choice and share your adventure of life in the UAE with welcoming new friends.
today, 6 p.m.
Take a break from the Balloon Fiesta and come on over to El Patron’s for a different kind of fiesta … a UCLA Alumni Happy Hour Fiesta. Bring a friend and make some new Bruin friends while enjoying traditional New Mexican cuisine. Please RSVP by Oct. 7, so we know how many to expect.RSVP Now