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Daughter of Civil Rights Leader Speaks at Film Screening

Daughter of Civil Rights Leader Speaks at Film Screening

Screening of documentary about Dolores Huerta sends a powerful message about activism and fostering change within minority communities.

Armenian Defense Minister Visits UCLA, Discusses Policymaking

UCLA Luskin Dean Gary Segura hosts visit to UCLA by Vigen Sargsyan, minister of defense of the Republic of Armenia, who discusses the geopolitics in his homeland.

'Breaking Bread' With Veterans About Westwood Garden

Revitalizing a 14-acre garden at the VA campus near UCLA is producing community and health benefits for military veterans.

'Indivisible and the Resistance' Focuses on Local Activism

UCLA Luskin event focuses on power, knowledge and effective tactics to bring about political change.

Lending a Helping Hand

A panel discussion at UCLA Luskin highlights what is and isn’t being done to serve the burgeoning homeless population in L.A. County

Guiding the Next Gen of Leaders

UCLA Luskin welcomes new and returning Senior Fellows from the public, private and nonprofit sectors

Remembering the ‘Father of Urban Planning’

Renowned author, pioneer of theory and founding leader of UCLA Urban Planning John Friedman is remembered at memorial service

Water Justice for Mobile Home Residents

New study by UCLA Luskin researchers highlights substandard water service and quality in California’s mobile home parks

More Than We Can Chew

UCLA Luskin's "Off the Table" series on food policy highlights leaders like Meyer Luskin who are working to turn 'excess into assets'

Donald Shoup Earns Highest Recognition from Planning Academy

The Urban Planning professor is named Distinguished Educator by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning
  1. Off the Table

    November 1 - November 30
    UCLA Luskin and UCLA's Food Studies Graduate Certificate Program present a series on urban agriculture, food security and food policy.
  2. Sustainability of Social Enterprises

    November 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Enjoy a cooking class and discussion on sustainability of social enterprises within the food industry with chef Evan Kleiman and panelists.
  3. First Fridays: UCLA Luskin Mixer – DTLA

    December 1 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Every month, alumni, students, faculty & staff get together to grab coffee & catch up.
  4. Luskin Diversity Recruitment Fair

    December 2 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Sessions will include financial aid and statement of purpose workshops, panels of current students, and admissions information for those interested in pursuing a graduate degree in Public Policy, Social Welfare or Urban Planning at UCLA Luskin.
  5. Sustainable Development Goals Seminar: SDG 8 on Growth & Decent Work

    December 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
    Please join us for the Sustainable Development Goals Seminar on Tuesday, December 5 from 12 to 1:30 pm! We are thrilled to hear from Dr. Leyla Karimli, Professor of Social Welfare at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, and Amy Chai, Hilton Doctoral Scholar from the Fielding School of Public Health, on their respective […]
  6. Last Day of Classes

    December 8
    The final day of instruction during the Fall 2017 Quarter at UCLA.

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