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Student Affairs (graduate & undergraduate): Kerry Allen
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Programming/Reimbursements: Liya Kunnathuparambil and Vanessa Carlos
Office Coordination/Purchase Orders/Shipping/Deliveries: Ashley Mahan
Technical Support/On-line teaching assistance: Xavier Ramirez
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Austin Mendoza Investigates the Results of the 2017 Federal Election in Germany and the Rise of the Far-Right Populist Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) Party.
Austin Mendoza is a fourth year psychobiology major with a minor in German. He initially chose to study German in order to learn his grandmother's native...
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Statement in support of Black Lives Matter
June 9, 2020
Statement in support of Black Lives Matter, Black students, scholars, and instructors at UCLA, and other Black members of the UCLA communityClick here to read full statement
I have always had a passion for other cultures and languages. For me it is like discovering a whole new world, but I never thought I would end up majoring in German. I actually wanted to take French in high school, but it was full and since I already spoke Spanish I ended up taking German. At the beginning, I hated it; the gender, cases, vocabulary, and getting used to the fact that my name... Read more