In the News: April 2015

Members of the UCLA Ed and IS community are a significant presence in national and international media.

Faculty, students, and alumni of UCLA’s Graduate School of Education & Information Studies have demonstrated world-class excellence in research and expertise. Here is a sampling of UCLA Ed and IS in recent national and international media.


HERI: First-Generation Students Unite
Featured in The New York Times, April 8, 2015


Leah Lievrouw: Is Facebook Making Us Depressed?
Interviewed on CJOB-AM, April 16, 2015


Walter Allen: Policing of African American Men
Quoted by Arizona State University News, April 13, 2015


Linda Sax: Wide Range of Opportunities for Women with Computer Science Degrees
Quoted by Inside Higher Education, April 21, 2015


Marcelo Suárez-Orozco: Undocumented Immigrants as Parents, Not Problems (With Roberto Suro)
Op-Ed in The New York Times, April 27, 2015


UCLA Ed: Partnership with LAUSD and UCLA Computer Science to Teach Computational Thinking in Urban Schools
Featured in The Los Angeles Times, April 27, 2015


HERI: Mental Health Issues Increase on College Campuses
Featured in The Wall Street Journal, April 28, 2015