News and Updates
Campus Safety: It couldn’t happen here!
(photo credit) But it happened at UCLA………. At 9:38 am on June, 1, 2016 the UCLA Police Department received a 911 call. Shots were fired at the Engineering Building 4. There was an active shooter or shooters on campus. A wave of phone calls inundated the UCLA dispatch center, 788 in just over 2 hours.… Read More »Campus Safety: It couldn’t happen here!
Interdisciplinary Communities Across Schools
Interdisciplinary communities are the lifeblood of any great research university. They give birth to new spheres of intellectual life, inspiring and enabling new directions of creativity and research while opening up new worlds of study for students. In the process they can help faculty and students reach their goals and potential while providing significant new… Read More »Interdisciplinary Communities Across Schools
President’s Blog, July 2016
In July we transition to a new Executive Board of the Academic Senate. So first, a big thank you to the outgoing Board and President Ginger Clark for all their work last year. I appreciate that we make this transition in the down-time of summer – the softest of soft starts. As President, it’s my first… Read More »President’s Blog, July 2016
Joint Provost-Senate Retreat 2015-2016
The Joint Provost-Senate Retreat was held in February 2016 at the Westin Bonaventure hotel in downtown Los Angeles.