The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a large public university in Los Angeles, California. There are approximately 31,000 undergraduate students and 13,025 graduate students. UCLA athletics play a huge part in the campus social life and strong school spirit. The school colors are blue and gold and their sports teams are leaders in the PAC-12 Conference with 116 NCAA titles. One fun fact is the Bruins alumni have won over 261 Olympic medals, more than half of them being gold!
Famous "Bruin" alumni include James Franco - actor, Shakira - singer, Francis Ford Coppola - film director, Jimmy Connors - former tennis player, Carol Burnett - actress, Jackie Robinson - former baseball player, Reggie Miller - former basketball player (Indiana Pacers), amd Mariska Hargitay - actress (Law & Order).
Morgan is a 4th year student at UCLA originally from San Diego, CA. One quirky fact about Morgan is..."I grew up on Catalina Island."
Fun fact about UCLA: UCLA celebrates 100 years in 2019!
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor: Salt & Straw, freckled-woodblock chocolate.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: Élysée Bakery, chocolate croissant.
Where to Grab a Coffee: Espresso Profeta.
Burger Joint and Fries: In-N-Out, of course (the Westwood one is the busiest one in the country).
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Gracias Madré (vegan Mexican food!).
Pizzeria: 800 degrees Pizza.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate: Gracias Madré (vegan Mexican food!), nachos.
Sushi Spot and Your Go to Roll: Ami Sushi, Ex-Girlfriend roll.
Breakfast Spot with a Friend or Date: Malibu Farm Cafe, Swedish pancakes!
Where you would love your parents to take you for parents weekend: The Ivy!
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Corepower.
Night Spot for Music: The Troubador.
Best Dive Bar: Sepi's.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang; Hammock on Jans Step or Kerckhoff Coffee House.
Where do you want to go on spring break: Kauai.
Where to Stay: The Beverly Hills Hotel.