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    The Promise Armenian Institute

    Melissa Bilal named to new Promise Chair in Armenian Music, Arts, and Culture at UCLA

    Endowed chair affirms The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music's commitment to engage cultural communities in Los Angeles and across the globe.

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    UCLA Russian Flagship Program

    Poetry: Boris Dralyuk

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Q&A: Cindy Fan on the importance of global studies and perspectives

Fan, vice provost for international studies and global engagement at UCLA, is one of five new members joining the National Academy of International Education this year.

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Austrian Archives for Exile Studies: Preserving literary and cultural history

Part of the Literaturhaus Wien, the archives are a unique institution that interact with researchers, the general public and, most importantly, writers in exile and their families.

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The UCLA team behind the Digital Florentine Codex

UCLA Magazine delves into the team of UCLA alumni and professors who played an instrumental role in creating the Getty Digital Florentine Codex. The entire 16th-century encyclopedia of Indigenous Mexican knowledge and culture is now easily accessible worldwide for the first time in its history.

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Morocco honors a native son

Sociocultural anthropologist Aomar Boum, a renowned scholar of Moroccan Jewish life and history, has been inducted as a member of the Academy of the Kingdom of Morocco.

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Bruin dives into study abroad

Russian Flagship student Geneva Flores spent the summer after her freshman year in an intensive Russian-language program in Kazakhstan. The experience both accelerated her progress in Russian and built her self-confidence.

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Digital humanities scholar focuses on empire and information in Southeast Asia

Professor Cindy Nguyen joins the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies as a historian of Vietnam and specialist on digital humanities.

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Taking her knowledge to the streets -- literally

Zibaa Uyghur Adil attended an intensive French-language research and internship program in Paris during her junior year, where she witnessed the day-to-day realities of the lives of undocumented migrants.

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Diverse programming characterizes International Education Week 2023

IEW 2023 offered a mix of musical and cultural performances, lectures on global politics, international career events and recreational activities that brought together UCLA faculty, students, alumni, staff and community members.

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UCLA's glocal impacts

At the signature event of International Education Week 2023, four distinguished members of UCLA spoke about how their work connects the global to the local and vice-versa.

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Ralph Bunche's first meeting with Eleanor Roosevelt

In an excerpt from his recent book, Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala recounts the fateful meeting between Ralph Bunche and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt in 1940.

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Apply to the Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship program!

Academic-year and summer fellowships are available to support undergraduate and graduate students to study in modern foreign languages and area studies.

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UCLA celebrates International Education Week 2023

UCLA is a global university with a “glocal” vision: a vision that connects the world with local communities. In the city of Los Angeles, all global activities have local connections. The research conducted on our campus impacts people here in Los Angeles and around the world.

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Newly digitized Florentine Codex reveals Aztec culture, language

Scholars from the UCLA Latin American Institute are celebrating Getty's release of the digital version of the Florentine Codex, an unparalleled repository of 16th-century Indigenous Mexican knowledge and culture.

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Educational path leads to fascination with use of urban space

UCLA doctoral student Mustapha Outbakat returned to Morocco last summer to conduct initial fieldwork and archival research for his dissertation, aided by a fellowship from the UCLA African Studies Center.

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Student Voices: Does Foreign Policy Matter?

A conversation with UCLA political science graduate students contemplating the impact of U.S. foreign policy......

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Nov 1, 2023. Speaking to The Guardian about law suits being filed by Palestinian Americans...
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July 31, 2023. In an interview with La Jornada, Director of the Center for Mexican...
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Anthropologist Aomar Boum, Maurice Amado Professor of Sephardic Studies at UCLA, has received the top...

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