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Language, Power and What Resistance Looks Like

Institute on Inequality and Democracy at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs co-sponsors talk by UC Berkeley scholar Judith Butler
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In Pursuit of Misdemeanor Justice

UCLA Luskin researchers Michael Stoll and Michael Lens, selected for nationwide Research Network on Misdemeanor Justice, will focus on Los Angeles
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L.A.’s Economic Slide: A Who-Done-It Written Over Several Decades

UCLA Luskin professor Michael Storper and former county supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky unravel the past and future of the city at Town Hall Los Angeles gathering
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A Case of Arrested Development

UCLA faculty members join the discussion on an upcoming city ballot measure that could block big development projects in Los Angeles for two years
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Luskin Lecture Peers Into Future of an Aging America

AARP’s Jo Ann Jenkins urges society to ‘disrupt aging’ with a fresh outlook on the nation’s increasingly older population — and how society must change as a result
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2017 Gilliam Winners Tackle Issues of Inequality

Recipients tell how the Franklin D. Gilliam Social Justice Award will benefit and create opportunities for their research projects
  1. Food Studies Graduate Certificate Program Open House

    March 2 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Find out more about the Graduate Certificate Program in Food Studies!
  2. Fostering Healthy & Sustainable Communities: A Panel Discussion of the Intersection of Urban Planning and Public Health

    March 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Please join us for a panel discussion with five UCLA alumni professionals who work at this intersection of urban planning and health.
  3. First Fridays: Urban Planning Mixer – DTLA

    March 3 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
    Every month, urban planning alumni, students, faculty & staff get together to grab coffee & catch up.
  4. PPASS: Frederico Finan

    March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm
    Speaker: Frederico Finan Associate Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley
  5. UCLA Luskin Alumni Regional Reception – Washington, DC

    March 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Alumni from the departments of Public Policy, Social Welfare, and Urban Planning are all invited to meet the new dean in the nation's capital and catch up with colleagues & classmates.
  6. PPASS: Gautam Rao

    April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm
    Speaker: Gautam Rao, Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard

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