The History of
Thursday, February 13th, 2014
Library and Media Center – Haines Hall 135
12 Noon – 1:00 PM
NOMMO, UCLA’s Afrikan American Newsmagazine, has a rich history and a bright future. This moderated panel discussion will explore the newly established Bunche Center NOMMO archives and examine its history. The panel will look at NOMMO’s establishment, how its coverage (then and now) differs from other campus publications, and how NOMMO has been affected by politics (prop 209), campus climate, and technology.
Arvli Ward, Former Editor – Director, UCLA Student Media
Jessica Rayside – Current Editor
Anthony Jackson, Former Editor – Educator
Shonda Hornbeck, Former Editor – Entertainment
John Thomas, Former Editor – USC Chief of Police
The event is free and open to the public. Daily parking permits at UCLA are $12. Short term parking is available. For more information visit: https://main.transportation.ucla.edu/campus-parking/visitors. UCLA is smoke-free and tobacco-free. For more information about the smoking policy please visit: https://ccle.ucla.edu/course/view/UCLA_tobacco_free_task_force.