Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - There’s still time to submit a preliminary application for the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace 2016 state and local government pilot program. NIST anticipates funding up to four awards; each in the range of approximately $1,000,000 to $1,250,000 per year for up to three years.
Los Angeles, California - The University of California Regents voted today to formally establish the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, and campus officials named an interim dean for the first music school in the UC system.
Los Angeles, California - People on social media are often unsupportive of cyberbullying victims who have shared highly personal feelings, UCLA psychologists report.
Los Angeles, California - A team of law professors and attorneys at three of the country’s leading centers devoted to climate change and environmental law have published a joint paper concluding that an unused provision of the Clean Air Act authorizes the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to develop and implement an economy-wide, market-based program to reduce domestic greenhouse gas emissions and achieve the Obama Administration’s Paris Agreement pledge.
Los Angeles, California - Mental health conditions, such as depression and binge eating disorder, may be twice as common among bariatric surgery patients compared to the general U.S. population, with nearly 25 percent suffering from a mood disorder and nearly 20 percent being diagnosed with a binge eating disorder prior to the procedure, a UCLA-led study suggests.
Los Angeles, California - The domestication of dogs may have inadvertently caused harmful genetic changes, a UCLA-led study suggests.