Advancing Knowledge
in the Public Interest


Creating Knowledge
and Opportunity for a Better Society


Building Cities and Regions,
Empowering Communities

New Study Examines Effects of Stopping Psychiatric Medication

UCLA Luskin School professor co-authors report showing that more than half succeed in discontinuing usage of drugs

Dispensing Knowledge in Real Time

UCLA Luskin Social Welfare students present the results of rapid response research projects focusing on hate speech and immigration

Public Policy Professor Is Honored by UCLA

Randall Akee receives C. Doris and Toshio Hoshide Distinguished Teaching Prize in Asian American Studies

More Than 45,000 Californians Living With HIV Would Be Impacted by Medicaid Cuts in Senate Health Plan

According to a fact sheet from the California HIV/AIDS Policy Research Centers, the cuts would be felt by patients covered by Medi-Cal

Giving Microeconomics a Human Face

Research by Manisha Shah bridges a worldwide policy gap between health, economics and education

Putting Activism Into Context

UCLA’s first two Activists in Residence, Funmilola Fagbamila and Lisa Hasegawa, use the past to help frame the future of activism
  1. Urban Planning Alumni Council Summer Social

    July 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    The Urban Planning Alumni Council invites you to the join them for the annual summer social at Barnsdall Art Park.
  2. First Fridays: Urban Planning Mixer – DTLA

    August 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Every month, urban planning alumni, students, faculty & staff get together to grab coffee & catch up.
  3. UCLA Luskin Alumni Regional Reception – Bay Area

    August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Alumni from the departments of Public Policy, Social Welfare, and Urban Planning are invited to meet the dean & gather for an evening of Luskin camaraderie.
  4. First Fridays: Urban Planning Mixer – DTLA

    September 1 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Every month, urban planning alumni, students, faculty & staff get together to grab coffee & catch up.
  5. Fall Quarter Begins

    September 25
    The UCLA 2017-18 academic year officially gets underway.
  6. New Student Orientation

    September 26 @ 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
    UCLA Luskin welcomes its new students, who will have an opportunity to learn about resources available to them on campus and in our programs.
  7. Open House

    September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    UCLA Luskin hosts its annual open house for students, faculty and alumni.

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