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Cool Campus Challenge: Let's Make UCLA #1!



UCLA is currently #3 in the Cool Campus Challenge! Let's make our campus #1!

Sign up for the Cool Campus Challlenge on here.


The Cool Campus Challenge is an online learning experience and competition between UC campuses running from October 6 to December 10, 2015. It’s designed to motivate and reward staff, faculty and students who take steps to reduce their carbon footprints and help the UC system reach Carbon Neutrality by 2025. It’s a big, daring goal, but we can get there if we all work together as a community to make it happen.

The Cool Campus Challenge is a partnership between the University of California and the UC Berkeley Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory. For questions or comments, please contact coolcampuschallenge@gmail.com.


Monster Sale @ the UCLA Store

Monster Sale at the UCLA Store
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 7:30am - 7:30pm
UCLA Store, Ackerman Union, B-level

 

Maniacal savings abound at the UCLA Store during the annual Monster Sale, Wednesday, October 28. Enjoy spook-tac-ular 25% off savings in BearWear, to-die-for 50% discounts on Red Tag clearance, and deeper discounts in BookZone the more books you purchase. The Computer Store is slashing $50 off any Mac® or PC, and this is just a sample of the savings.

 

The store hours for the Ackerman Union location are 7:30am until 7:30pm. Select savings also available at Health Sciences Store and Lu Valle Commons. For more information call the UCLA Store at 310-825-6064.

 

We Run the City 5k Rivalry: USC vs UCLA



Another chance to make our campus shine! Who runs LA!? Let's show them on November 22nd!
We Run the City
is a 5K rivalry run/walk that supports Special Olympics athletes. Alumni, faculty, fans, staff, and students compete for bragging rights and the We Run the City trophy. Runners will receive a Team USC or UCLA event shirt and a finisher's medal. Runners who fundraise will have the opportunity to earn more prizes. More info on how to help UCLA beat SC is available here. GO BRUINS!


Lainie’s Cabaret@UCLA: Celebrating Frank Sinatra…100 Years

Conceived and directed by Lainie Kazan
Featuring the UCLA Jazz Orchestra
Directed by Charley Harrison

Film, television and Broadway star Lainie Kazan directs undergraduate performers in the Ray Bolger Musical Theater Program as they transport audiences to the world of Ol’ Blue Eyes. Performances

When:
Nov. 19-21, 2015 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 at 2 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015 at 3 p.m.
Where: Freud Playhouse

More info on the 2015-2016 Season available here.

Safety Awareness: Protect Your Back 



 2015 UCLA's Safety Awareness Campaign, “Protect your Back” is co-sponsored by Insurance and Risk Management, Environment Health and Safety and Recreation.  The campaign was launched on October 12, 2015 and will last through the end of December. 

Learn to protect your back. Lifting, carrying and material handling are essential job functions for many employees who work at UCLA. Back Injuries consistently rank as one of the top three injuries that occur across the UCLA campus.


PROTECT YOUR BACK -  Be in the Moment.  Think before you lift. 

Learn more about these lifting principles and back safety by visiting UCLA Environment Health & Safety at: 

www.ergonomics.ucla.edu/backsafety

Arrange for hands on training by contacting UCLA Recreation’s FITWELL Services at:

www.recreation.ucla.edu/backsafety