The Institute in the News
The English-language South Korean newspaper Joongang Daily reported July 18 that Robert Buswell, distinguished professor of Buddhist studies and director of the UCLA Center for Buddhist Studies, will head of the Academy of Buddhist Studies at Dongguk University in Seoul this year. Buswell was quoted.
LA Weekly reports today on "Aztec Mummies and Martian Invaders," the UCLA Film & Television Archive's current retrospective series exploring Mexican science-fiction films of the 1950s and '60s.
An article in the August issue of Marie Claire magazine about women with dangerous jobs profiles Anne Rimoin, assistant professor of epidemiology at the UCLA School of Public Health, highlighting her research on emerging infectious diseases in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
New America Media today features an op-ed by David Hayes-Bautista, professor of general internal medicine and health services research and director of the UCLA Center for the Study of Latino Health and Culture, about the potential impact of health care reforms on immigrants.
The Los Angeles Times reports on a UCLA summer workshop for K-12 teachers that explores the role of food in history, culture and politics around the world. The program is presented by the UCLA International Institute and the UCLA History-Geography Project. Jonathan Friedlander, assistant director of the UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies, is quoted.
UCLA News Radio show, the 8th Diplomat, May 26, 2009, feat. Burkle Center speakers on interrogation, torture, and what works.
Khaleej Times Online, April 18, 2009 (feat. Burkle Faculty Advisor Amy Zegart)
Sydney Morning Herald, April 16, 2009 (feat. Ed Leamer, Chauncey J. Medberry Professor of Management at the UCLA Anderson School of Management and Burkle Center Faculty Advisory Board Member).
KPFK-90.7 FM's Free Speech Radio News, April 14, 2009, feat. Burkle Center Senior Fellow Kantathi Suphamongkhon on the recent violence in Thailand between the military and anti-government protesters.
China's Sing Tao Daily, People's Republic Daily, China Press and Chinese Daily News reported Sunday on a Jan. 30 conference at UCLA co-sponsored by the UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations.
KSCI-TV Channel 18 reported on the conference Jan. 30th at UCLA co-sponsored by the UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations that examined the future of U.S.China relations under the new Obama administration.
The Wall Street Journal, November 24, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Fellow Amy Zegart)
UCLA Radio News, November 18, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala on what it's like to run the UCLA Burkle Center for International Relations)
UCLA Burkle Center, August 18, 2008 (feat. Burkle Fellow Amy Zegart)
The State of Maryland passed a law creating a Task Force on the Preservation of Heritage Languages. Catherine Ingold, director of University of Maryland's National Foreign Language Center, discusses the law in a June 23, 2008 Baltimore Sun article.
UCLA Radio News, April 8, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Event with Hans Blix)
National Interest Online, March 20, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center annual conference)
UCLA Radio News, March 18, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala)
UCLA Radio News, March 18, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Senior Fellow Kantathi Suphamongkhon)
The Korea Times, March 11, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Faculty Advisory Board Member Tom Plate)
The Korea Times, February 25, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Faculty Advisory Board Member Tom Plate)
Khaleej Times Online, February 19, 2008 (feat. Burkle Faculty Advisor Tom Plate)
KPCC 89.3 Radio, February 3, 2008 (feat. Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala)
BlueSunbelt.com, December 15, 2006 (feat. Burkle Senior Fellow Gen. Clark)
UCLA's National Heritage Language Resource Center is featured in the November 12, 2007 edition of the LA Times on tactfully interacting with others in a bilingual society.