13 Reasons to Register for Dance Marathon this Registration Drive

“Have you heard of Dance Marathon?” You may have heard this familiar phrase on Bruinwalk, walking to your class while several neon-clad and enthusiastic members of the Pediatric Aids Coalition smile at you. Dance Marathon is an event like no other, where participants take part in 26 hours of dancing, education, and bonding, while fighting to … Continue reading 13 Reasons to Register for Dance Marathon this Registration Drive

Beneficiary Spotlight: The Laurel Foundation

Camp Laurel camper, Isaac, met with members of PAC for the tri-annual Mentorship event where he and other campers talked about their favorite things, aspirations, and what makes them happy. This year, the Pediatric AIDS Coalition at UCLA has joined forces with The Laurel Foundation in an effort to forge connections with organizations that serve local … Continue reading Beneficiary Spotlight: The Laurel Foundation

World AIDS Day 2018: The Political Stakes of the AIDS Epidemic in the U.S. Today

AIDS has always been political. From its beginning, the AIDS epidemic in the US has carried with it marginalization and stigmatization. Disproportionately affecting queer individuals and people of color, HIV/AIDS is inextricably linked to the systems of oppression that render these communities particularly vulnerable. As such, the history of the American political response to the epidemic … Continue reading World AIDS Day 2018: The Political Stakes of the AIDS Epidemic in the U.S. Today