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Women’s water polo players and roommates Aubrie Monahan and Kelsey O’Brien run an Instagram account dedicated to sharing their adventures in taking a break and trying something new. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Women’s water polo players and roommates Aubrie Monahan and Kelsey O’Brien run an Instagram account dedicated to sharing their adventures in taking a break and trying something new. (Aubrey Yeo/Daily Bruin senior staff)

Women’s water polo duo documents mouth-watering adventures

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A daily consumption of classes at UCLA mixed with early-morning practices can be easy sources of stress for women’s water polo players Aubrie Monahan and Kelsey O’Brien.



(Jesse Wang/Daily Bruin contributor)

UCLA professors stride forward in robotic technology research

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This post was updated on Dec. 5 at 11:32 a.m. Tony, a robot equipped with mechanical arms that resemble those of a human, glides over to a nearby person holding an empty cup of water.


Napolitano, Californian college leaders urge Pell Grant legislation

Low-income students at the University of California and other higher education institutions could have access to more financial aid year-round if Congress acts by the end of this week to expand the Pell grant program. (Daily Bruin file photo)
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Congress is running out of time to pass legislation that would expand the federal government’s largest financial aid program. The House and the Senate have until Friday to pass a funding proposal to restore year-round Pell Grants to help students cover the cost of summer classes.


Westwood officials rev up to increase parking opportunities

The Westwood Village Improvement Association petitioned to take over maintenance of the Broxton Avenue public parking garage because it was dirty and had infrastructure problems. (Daily Bruin file photo)
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Westwood officials are discussing increasing parking opportunities in Westwood Village. The Westwood Village Improvement Association’s Parking, Access and Transportation Committee plans to take over maintenance of the Broxton Avenue public parking garage, advertise private parking spaces and implement a districtwide valet service.


Editorial: Student advisory board will be crucial in improving CAPS


Hear This Not That: John Legend breaks barriers, Pete Doherty brings stale sounds


The Quad: A UCLA student’s guide to the most common gym exercises

(Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body)
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When asked about my gym habits, I often joke that I spend a third of my time trying to decide which equipment to use, another third untying the knot in my earphones and only one third of my time actually working out.

The Quad: Even during finals, love yourself like Kanye loves Kanye

Westwood, year in review: Momentum for change needs to continue


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The Undergraduate Students Association council holds meetings in Kerckhoff Hall every Tuesday to discuss their goals. (Jintak Han/Assistant Photo editor)

USAC recap – fall quarter 2016

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Bruin Shelter fundraises to continue providing for homeless students


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