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As part of the campus-wide 'True Bruin Welcome Week' activities, the International Institute Academic Programs...
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
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Keynote & panel discussion - Evan Osnos, The New Yorker; Alex Wang, UCLA; Yunxiang Yan,...
Monday, October 06, 2014
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Near Mosul, Iraq, August 2014

August 18, 2014. Smoke rises during U.S. airstrikes targeting Islamic State militants at the Mosul Dam outside the city of Mosul. (© AP Photo/ Khalid Mohammed). This photo is licensed; do not download.
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  • Center for Argentina, Chile and the Southern Cone
    The Center for Argentina, Chile, and the Southern Cone is dedicated to promoting research on an important region of Latin America, comprised of multiple nations, that shares many characteristics with the United States: climate and...
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  • African Studies Center
    The African Studies Center at UCLA was established in 1959 to further stimulate the growing national interest in the region and to develop outreach, academic, and research programs on Africa. Increased national demand for new...
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  • Center for Brazilian Studies
    The purpose of the Center for Brazilian studies at UCLA is to encourage cooperative research and academic initiatives between UCLA and Brazil. Our mission is to promote greater understanding and involvement with Brazil including academia,...
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  • Center for Middle East Development

    Through conferences, task forces, publications and other programming, CMED explores key subjects for the region, including: Arab-Israeli issues, Gulf security, Mediterranean security, regional business and economics, technological cooperation, regional strategic cooperation, and democratic culture and...
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  • Latin American Institute
    The Latin American Institute, the base for activities related to Latin America, sponsors interdisciplinary research, coordinates bachelor's and master's degree programs in Latin American Studies, issues publications, and hosts events for the campus community and...
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