Join the IGSA GradFam Initiative Today!

The International Graduate Students Association (IGSA) at UCLA is going to lead the program of GradFam (Graduate Family), which will create bonds among international graduate students. Those that join GradFam will be assigned to a group to know each other better, assist each other when having problems while studying abroad. The IGSA GradFam Initiative...

Apply to the Black Graduate Students Association at UCLA (BGSA)

The leaders of the Black Graduate Students Association (BGSA) at UCLA (Channel, Christian, Christine and Shondrea) would like to expand the BGSA leadership team. They are seeking additional help in planning events, fundraising and service events for the remainder of the 2016-2017 academic year. (Positions are will be elected position for 2017- 2018). Please...

UCLA Ironbruin Classic Race

The IronBruin Classic is a Time-Trial Triathlon. Athletes start in regular intervals and compete against the clock to test their fitness against some of the top collegiate triathletes in California. It is a great race for athletes of all ability levels in addition to being a unique experience as one of the only triathlons...

Important Update Regarding KREC

Happy New Year! As you’ve likely heard, we’ve worked with UCLA Recreation for you to get LA Fitness passes and/or Wooden Center Fitness passes for as long as KREC is closed. To take advantage of this option, just go to the desk at the Wooden Center and tell them you’re a KREC user in...

Apply to be a GSA Communications Intern

GSA is seeking Communications Interns, who are full of creative ideas and eager to contribute on a large scale. The interns will gain visibility into the inner workings and aspects of the public relations field, provide concrete deliverables and learn from top to bottom. Our team has a fast-paced working environment. We seek talented...

Entrepreneurship Opportunity

ENTREPRENEURIAL OPPORTUNITY Are you interested in joining the team of a start-up business project? Have you ever been interested in playing social card games such as Cards Against Humanity, Exploding Kittens, What Do You Meme, Red Flags, or other board or board games? If you are, then this opportunity is suitable for you! ABOUT...

UCLA Ethics Symposium (1/11)

The DGSOM Professionalism Council is proud to announce the 6th Annual Ethics Symposium! Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Time: Panel 6-8pm, Dinner 8-9pm Location: Tamkin Auditorium, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Panelists: Dr. Clarence Braddock, Dr. James Hynds, Katherine Saltzman-Brown, Shari Faris This event will feature a panel of ethicists, physicians, nurses, and legal...

Announcement from Syrian Advocacy and Healthcare App

For over five years, beginning with the first anti-government protests in March of 2011, Syria has spiraled into all-out war. Casualties continue to mount on both sides of combatants, but sadly as is often the case, it is the innocent civilians: men, women, and children, who pay the highest price. From repression to access...

2016 GSA Student Leader Spotlight

Other than serving in GSA, there are a few GSA cabinet members that also take on other roles in statewide advocacy and serve in statewide student organizations. These outstanding students also work with other UC campuses and other UC student governments to ensure that your voices are heard in the UC administration. We would...

Global Health Fellowship Positions Available

Now more than ever, we need committed and empathetic young leaders to drive positive change in the world. Everyone has a role to play in the health equity movement – what’s yours? 150 fellowship positions for the 2017-2018 Global Health Corps (GHC) fellowship class are now open through January 18, 2017! Global Health Corporation...

City of Los Angeles Seeking Administrative Assistant

The Bureau of Engineering (BOE) is responsible for the City’s vast network of infrastructure within the public right of way, and includes the planning, design, and construction of public facilities, and the management and delivery of voter-approved public bond funds, Federally-funded projects, and the delivery of cross-sector local government programs, that serve millions of...

1 TA NEEDED for LABOR STUDIES CLASS: “IMMIGRATION DEBATE THROUGH FILM”

COURSE NUMBER, NAME: LBR&WS 188-1/ Chicano 191-1: “Immigration Debate Through Film” ***************************************************************************************************************** INSTRUCTOR: Gaspar Rivera-Salgado COURSE MEETS: Fridays, 10am-1:50pm @ Dodd 146 EMPLOYMENT: Teaching Assistant or Associate (depending on prior experience) APPOINTMENT PERCENTAGE: 50% of Full Time MONTHLY SALARY: $2,227.89 (Assistant), $2,486.72 (Associate) EMPLOYMENT DATES: Winter 2017 (01/01/17 – 03/31/17) ***Please see attached document...

GSA Executive Cabinet Meeting Minutes for Fall 2016

The GSA executive cabinet meets around a few times a quarter to discuss GSA matters in the GSA office. The minutes of these meeting are posted on the GSA website. The GSA Executive Cabinet is chaired and convened by the GSA President, Michael Skiles. To view this quarter’s cabinet meeting minutes, please view the...

GSA & IGSA Present: 2016 Grad Cafe

Date: Tuesday, 11/29 to Thursday, 12/1 Time: 11:30am-1:30pm Location: Kerkchoff Hall 138 GSA and IGSA are excited to bring back Grad Cafe, a program where free brown bag lunches and supplies will be given to all graduate students during week 10 as students are studying and preparing for finals. Graduate students will present their...

2016 Graduate Student Leadership Dinner

DATE AND TIME Tue, November 15, 2016 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM GSA is co-hosting this year’s first Graduate Student Leadership Dinner with the Engineering Graduate Students Association (eGSA) on Tuesday, 11/15. All graduate students are welcome to join! Enjoy a FREE CATERED DINNER while you: 1. Meet fellow graduate student groups, officers and...

GSA GradBar: Presidential Elections Viewing Party

Upcoming GSA Event: Presidential Elections Viewing Party Date: Tuesday, 11/8 Time: 5:00pm-11:00pm Location: Kerckhoff Grand Salon Come watch the 2016 Presidential Elections with us on November 8th! We will be starting at 5:00pm and this 6-hour long event will be held at the Kerckhoff Hall Grand Salon. Free food and drinks will be provided...

GSR Opportunity for Roots of Engaged Citizenship Project

Graduate Research Assistant Position Opening – 24% Time (this means no fee remission) Roots of Engaged Citizenship Project Job Summary: A Graduate Research Assistant is needed for approximately 9 hours per week for fall, winter, and spring quarters to assist with an ongoing longitudinal study of youth civic engagement. This study is funded by...

TA Needed for Chicano/a Studies 10B in Winter 2017

Several TA positions are available for winter 2017 for Chicano 10B.Introduction to Chicana/o Studies: Social Structure and Contemporary Conditions options are: lecture 1 on Monday and Wednesday from 10-11:50 am lecture 2 on Monday and Wednesday from 2:00-3:50 pm instructor: Professor Gaye Johnson employment title: based on teaching experience employment dates: January 1, 2017...

UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies Seeking GSR

UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies Graduate Student Researcher Job Announcements Analyzing Public Transit Patronage Trends Amidst significant and waxing public investment in expanding public transit service nationwide, patronage on many transit systems around has been sliding in recent years. What is behind lagging ridership and what can be done about it are important public...

2016 UCLA Food Week

Did you know: The carbon footprint of one quarter pounder hamburger is the same as 118 apples? The UCLA Healthy Campus Initiative is celebrating national Food Day on October 24 with a series of events and activities happening throughout the week! Learn, taste, talk, and share with the entire UCLA community. Monday, October 24...

Neuro 101L TA Needed for Winter 2017

Undergraduate Neuroscience IDP is seeking (1) one 50% TA for Neuro 101L course. TA’s are expected to attend the lecture and lead one lab section. Lecture M/Th 9:00 – 9:50am, Labs T or W or Th 9:00 – 11:50am. 101L. Neuroscience Laboratory (4) Lecture, two hours; laboratory, three hours. Requisites: courses M101A, M101B (M101B...

Life Science 3 TA Needed for Winter & Spring 2017

Course number, title, description: Life Sciences 3 (Introduction to Molecular Biology) Lecture, three hours; discussion, 75 minutes. Introduction to basic principles of biochemistry and molecular biology. Position: Teaching Assistant (TA); 50% employment appointment Quarters TAs needed (employment dates): Winter (01/01/17-3/31/17), Spring (04/01/17-6/30/17) Instructor: Varies Department Contacts: Juana Escobar – jescobar@microbio.ucla.edu If you have already...

Register Now for the UCLA Earth Now, Earth 2050 Conference

About This Conference (10/18-10/20 at the Luskin Conference Center) From public policy to installation art, this event explores all facets of modern environmental challenges and highlights efforts to make lives and businesses more sustainable. The program includes talks from top experts, workshops, local and national nonprofit organizations, art, a student film contest—and much more....

Upcoming Graduate Writing Center Workshops on 10/13 & 10/14

Introduction to Writing in the Humanities Eric Newman, English, Graduate Writing Center Consultant This workshop will cover strategies for writing and revising graduate-level humanities course papers. In this workshop we will discuss ways to develop papers for graduate courses, including how to develop a more complex thesis and how to write a literature review....

Communication Studies Readers Needed for Fall 2016

CS 116 (Communication and Conflict in Couples and Families). The course is multidisciplinary, so breadth of knowledge is helpful, though not essential. The reader should be able to attend lecture (T/Th 11-12:15), and will be asked to grade papers and quizzes. CS 188A (Reality Television). Course topic is narrative structure, social impact and the...

Fall 2016 Readers Needed for PhySci C144 & 147

The Department of Integrative Biology & Physiology is looking for a reader for PhySci C144 (Neural Control of Physiological Systems) and PhySci 147 (Neurobiology of Learning and Memory) for Fall 2016. The qualified student must have taken the course and passed with a ‘B’ grade or better. Readers assist with the reading and grading...

Stats 140SL Lecture 1 & 2 Seeking TA Applicants

Employment title: Teaching Assistant Description: TA holds discussion sessions and teaches material in a more in depth manner specifically sections on producing uniform reports using , management of client databases using R and SQL, visualization of client data, and expectation. Weekly TA meeting; office hours; some grading. Preferred qualifications: Undergraduate degree in Statistics or...

Filipino, Vietnamese, Hindi-Urdu Language TA Positions Available for Fall 2016

The Filipino, Vietnamese, and Hindi-Urdu programs in the Asian Languages & Cultures Department invites applications from registered UCLA Graduate students, who have already cleared the TOP exam, for 25% TA positions in each language for 2016–2017. Duties include leading a discussion section every week, help with grading and proctoring tests, quizzes and exams, help...

UCLA Luskin Lewis Center of Transportation Seeking GSR

Student Field Work Positions (GSR) The Lewis Center and Institute of Transportation Studies (ITS) is conducting research on a parklet program in the City of Santa Monica. This study will evaluate several pilot locations for parklets in Santa Monica to understand perceptions of open space, parklet use, and any impacts parklets many have on...

Apply to the International Graduate Students Association

International Graduate Students Association (IGSA) at UCLA is a social, cultural, and service group for international graduate students at UCLA. Although this is an organization focused on UCLA international graduate students, domestic students are still encouraged to join and become part of the Executive Council. IGSA has been inactive at UCLA for many years....

UCSA’s Voter Guide for 2016 California Propositions

University of California Students Association (UCSA) released a voter guide for the 2016 California Propositions. The slide below contains short details about the propositions that will be placed on the ballot for the November Elections. Please see the file below: Please note that this guide reflects the opinions and endorsements from UCSA and not...

UCSA’s Student Labor Organizing Conference Registration and Details

Dear Bruins, This year, the University of California Student Association will be hosting the annual Student Labor Organizing Conference (SLOC) at UC San Diego from October 15th to 16th. The Student Labor Organizing Conference (SLOC) is a chance to meet dedicated student-activists from across the UC who want to build an...

GSA Weyburn Welcome Back BBQ This Friday (9/30) at 7pm

The Weyburn and Hilgard Residents’ Association, with the Graduate Student Association, present our fall social event, the Welcome Back BBQ & GradBar! Join us for free drinks and burgers as we start off the new year! This event will be held on the grassy area next to Aloe and Jacaranda Court at 7:00pm on...