Entries by mpurcell

Metta World Peace is UCLA’s Third #DepressionHero

About Metta World Peace Metta World Peace is a professional basketball player on the Los Angeles Lakers. He was selected to the 2005-06 NBA’s All-Defensive Team, and was voted by the media as 2003-04 NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year. Metta won his first NBA Championship with the LA Lakers in June 2010.  When being interviewed […]

Sharing Lessons Learned from UCLA Grand Challenges with Other Universities at NORDP

On May 9, 2017, UCLA Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research & Executive Director for UCLA Grand Challenges Michelle Popowitz, JD, MPH, and Director of the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge Casandra Rauser, PhD, participated in a panel at the National Organization of Research Development Professionals (NORDP) conference in Boulder.  The conference, themed “Creating Excellence through Strategic […]