Department of

PUBLIC POLICY

Advancing Knowledge
in the Public Interest

Department of

SOCIAL WELFARE

Creating Knowledge
and Opportunity for a Better Society

Department of

URBAN PLANNING

Building Cities and Regions,
Empowering Communities

Honored for Contributions to Gerontology and Geriatrics Education

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UCLA Luskin adjunct professor emerita Jo Ann Damron-Rodriguez is recognized as a leading educator in the field of aging by the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education

Regulating the Unmanned Skies

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UCLA Luskin public policy expert John Villasenor testifies about drones, privacy and legislation before a U.S. Senate committee

On the Job Training

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UCLA Luskin alumni return to campus to share career insights and tips with students seeking full-time and summer work

‘It’s About Changing the Paradigm’

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On ‘A Day Without a Woman,’ the Department of Urban Planning creates space for reflection and dialogue about women’s history, gender and equality

‘Day of Remembrance' Blends History and Activism

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UCLA Luskin panel marks 75 years since Japanese American internment camps and advocates resistance to modern-day efforts that target immigrants

UCLA Luskin Community Scholars Project Named National Award Winner

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Students’ study of the distribution of goods in the L.A. area receives American Planning Association’s 2017 professional institute award for applied research
  1. PPASS: Frederico Finan

    March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm
    Speaker: Frederico Finan Associate Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley
  2. From UCLA to Davos: Jaime Nack’s Journey as an Ecopreneur

    March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    UCLA Luskin alumna Jaime Nack MPP '02, one of the world's leading voices in sustainability, shares her journey & what the future holds for the industry.
  3. 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.
  4. Wachs Transportation Lecture with Joseph Schofer

    April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Join Joseph Schofer Ph.D. of Northwestern University who will present "When Forecasting Fails: Making Infrastructure Decisions in an Uncertain World" at the annual Wachs Lecture.
  5. PPASS: Gautam Rao

    April 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm
    Speaker: Gautam Rao, Assistant Professor of Economics, Harvard
  6. Careers, Capstones, & Conversation: A Networking Event

    April 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Join us at this dynamic and interactive event that brings together Urban Planning students, alumni, faculty, and planners from around Southern California.

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