Featured Story

Image for Wide-ranging Chinese film and cultural festival program kicks off in Los Angeles
The Fourth China Onscreen Biennial launches a month-long program in Los Angeles on October 19, 2018, with a
7:30 p.m. screening of Bi Gan's “Long Day's Journey into Night” at the Billy Wilder Theater of the Hammer Museum.Read More

Recent News

Image for International internship: Crash course in international development
UCLA sophomore Guilia Piscitelli spent five weeks in Peru last summer, where she interned with...
Image for Min Zhou comes full circle as a sociologist of diaspora communities
Min Zhou became a sociologist and scholar of Asian America by happenstance, her life coming...
Image for UCLA International Institute launches Global Executive Leadership Program
In July 2018, the UCLA International Institute launched a new training program for foreign executives...
Image for Using interdisciplinary research to complicate the argument
Ali Behdad, the new director of CNES, aims to promote collaborative interdisciplinary research that advances...
Image for In memoriam: Polly Nooter Roberts
UCLA International Institute sadly shares the news that Mary “Polly” Nooter Roberts, UCLA professor of...
Image for Steven Nelson awarded prestigious research fellowship at National Gallery of Art
As Andrew W. Mellon Professor at the National Gallery of Art's Center for Advanced Study...

Spotlight

Image for Two-year fellowship in global health leadership
Applications due Oct. 31, 2018 for fellowship offered by National Academy of Medicine & the...
Image for State Highway 31: A Road Trip Through The Heart Of Modern India
This talk follows the route of State Highway 31 through western Madhya Pradesh, central India....
Monday, October 22, 2018
12:00 PM
Image for Permafrost and Transformations of Siberia
Climate Change in Central Asia Lecture by Pey-Yi Chu, Pomona College...
Monday, October 22, 2018
4:00 PM

Upcoming Events

Full Events Listing

Lens on the World

Image for Gaza City, Gaza Strip

Gaza City, Gaza Strip

Aug. 31, 2018. Protesters try to throw back tear gas canisters fired by Israeli troops near the fence of the Gaza Strip border with Israel during a protest east of Gaza City. (Photo: ©AP Photo/ Adel Hana, 2018.) This photo is licensed, do not copy or download.

Our Centers and Programs

  • Image for Asia Pacific Center
    The Asia Pacific Center was founded in 2000 as a consortium of UCLA's principal Asian-focused research centers and programs. The Asia Institute promotes Asian Studies at UCLA and fosters greater understanding of Asia through a...
    Other Centers & Programs

  • Image for Burkle Center for International Relations
    The Burkle Center for International Relations fosters cutting edge research and interdisciplinary and policy-oriented teaching on the contemporary world and the role of the United States in global security, military, political, social and economic affairs....
    Other Centers & Programs

  • Image for Program on Caribbean Studies
    The Program will promote studies of the greater Caribbean, rather than restricting its focus to the Spanish-­‐speaking nations, given that nations such as Jamaica, Haiti and the Dominican Republic have much in common, in many...
    Other Centers & Programs

  • Image for Canadian Studies Program
    Established in 2001, the Canadian Studies Program at UCLA fosters a better understanding of Canadian society and its relationship with the United States. Through its teaching, research, and public lecture series, the Program facilitates awareness...
    Other Centers & Programs

  • Image for Center for Korean Studies
    Welcome to the UCLA Center for Korean Studies. The Center was established in 1993 to coordinate development of UCLA's burgeoning programs in this field of research. Despite its short history, the Center now presides over...
    Other Centers & Programs