All posts tagged "ucla"

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    More than 119,000 potential students apply to UCLA for fall semester

    LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A record number of more than 119,000 potential students submitted applications to UCLA for the fall semester, the university announced today. The applicants include more than 97,000 prospective freshman and 22,000 prospective transfer students. UCLA officials...

    • Posted January 11, 2016
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  • Eunice Gonzalez with her parents in Santa Marica, Calif. (Facebook/Photo credit: Jorge Flores)
    Good news: UCLA grad pays tribute to immigrant parents hard work in fruit fields

    By Brian Han Eunice Gonzalez, 22, wanted to find an appropriate way to celebrate her graduation from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) while also showing her gratitude to her immigrant parents who had worked as...

    • Posted July 28, 2015
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  • Students try hoddeok at the LTE K-Fastival in Bruin Plaza at UCLA Friday. (Park Sang-hyuk/Korea Times)
    Festival introduces K-food to UCLA students

    By The Korea Times Los Angeles staff UCLA students got a taste of Korea last Friday on Bruin Plaza, where the LTE (Look, Taste and East) K-”Fast”ival laid out a selection of snacks and street foods. Hosted...

    • Posted July 20, 2015
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    Dr. Hong Myung-ki gives commencement address at UCLA graduation

    Dr. Hong Myung-ki, director of the Bright World Foundation and noted chemist in resin and coatings, gave the commencement address during the University of California Los Angeles chemistry and biochemistry graduation ceremony Saturday. In his speech, Hong...

    • Posted June 15, 2015
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  • Samantha Lee from KAC explains about KACMUN program for the summer. (Park Sang-hyuk / The Korea Times)
    KAC of Model United Nations announces leadership program at UCLA

    The Korea Times Los Angeles staff The Korean American Coalition of Model United Nations (KAC MUN) has partnered with Best Delegate to provide the opportunity for 80 middle and high school students to participate in Best Delegate’s...

    • Posted June 3, 2015
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    Two Korean novelists to visit UCLA this week

    By The Korea Times Los Angeles staff Two noted Korean novelists, Bae Soo-ah and Chun Myung-gwan, will visit UCLA Tuesday for a discussion on the globalization of literature inside Charles E. Young Research Library. Bae (“Nowhere to...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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    [LA Times] Korean-language classes are growing in popularity at US colleges

      When Olivia Hernandez was a middle schooler in Oxnard, she became hooked on K-wave — the global phenomenon of South Korean pop music, television and culture. Inspired by the romantic series “My Lovely...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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