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1. Residence halls at UCLA briefly evacuated for bomb threat

UCLA received a bomb threat on Wednesday evening and, as a precaution, moved residents out of their rooms. No device was found.

2. Pritzker Genius Award aims to spark environmental advances

Presented by the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, the new prize is the first major environmental award for those under 40.

3. UCLA offers admission to 13,700 Californians for fall 2017

Record-breaking 102,000 freshman applications coupled with more than 22,000 transfer student applications, results in most academically gifted and talented class in school history.

4. In memoriam: Betsy Wood Knapp, philanthropist, innovator, namesake of UCLA Knapp Venture Competition

Knapp held various leadership positions on many UCLA boards and commissions associated with fundraising, faculty recruitment and retention, alumni affairs and the Anderson School of Management.

5. UC launches new systemwide procedures to combat sexual harassment and sexual violence

The University of California today announced new systemwide procedures for responding to alleged sexual misconduct by faculty and staff that provide greater transparency, consistency and timeliness in investigating and adjudicating such cases.

6. UCLA No. 2 U.S. public university in Times Higher Education’s world reputation rankings

The rankings assess the international prestige of institutions of higher learning based on input from academic leaders around the world.

7. 'Be relentless,' new UCLA graduates are told

Anita Ortega, a former UCLA basketball star and the first African-American woman to become a Los Angeles Police Department area commander, advised graduates to push on their own behalf and for the voiceless.

8. Darnell Hunt appointed dean of social sciences in the UCLA College

Darnell Hunt is a renowned scholar of race, media and culture, chair of sociology and longtime leader of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA.

9. Honoring the memory of Professor William Klug

The Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science is launching today the Bill Klug Memorial Scholarship Fund to support undergraduate students in mechanical and aerospace engineering.

10. $2 million gift to support scholars and a journal at UCLA School of Law

Donation from longtime supporter Dr. David Sanders to fund research and scholarship into civil rights, LGBT rights, women’s rights and diversity.