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UCLA Luskin Planning Team Receives National Award

Project about age-friendly outdoor environments is honored by American Planning Association

Disadvantages Persist in Neighborhoods Impacted by 1992 L.A. Riots

UCLA Luskin researchers find little economic progress in areas most impacted 25 years ago by civil uprisings

70 Years of Improving Workers’ Lives at UCLA

UCLA Luskin's Abel Valenzuela, director of the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, opens anniversary celebration and reflects on seven decades of labor market research

A Speedy Solution to Networking

A new format for the UCLA Luskin career event gives students direct access to alumni in their fields and fosters ideas about what they can do after graduation

Autonomous Vehicles Are on the Way. Are Cities Ready?

UCLA Downtown Los Angeles Forum on Transportation, Land Use and the Environment focuses on planning for the connected movement of people and goods

UCLA Luskin Urban Planning Students Help Solve Real-World Problems

At Urban Planning's annual springtime welcome day and networking event, MURP students showcase their research in capstone projects designed to help clients
  1. Flash Point 2017: Twenty-Five Years After the 1992 Los Angeles Uprising

    April 28 @ 11:00 am - April 30 @ 4:00 pm
    Join us as we utilize art and media to examine the socio-political factors that provoked the 1992 LA Uprising and its impact in the racial and economic climate in LA and across the US today.
  2. PPASS: Michael Stoll

    May 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
    Speaker: Michael Stoll, Professor of Public Policy and Urban Planning UCLA Luskin
  3. First Fridays: Urban Planning Mixer – DTLA

    May 5 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Every month, urban planning alumni, students, faculty & staff get together to grab coffee & catch up.
  4. Unspoken Truth

    May 6 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Hear author Alexandra Lutnick and other guests at a conference that focuses on issues surrounding sex trafficking of minors: "Commercially Sexually Exploited Children: Unspoken Truth."
  5. UCLA Luskin Alumni Regional Reception – New York, NY

    May 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Dean Segura & the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs invite alumni from Public Policy, Social Welfare & Urban Planning to join us for an evening of Luskin camaraderie in the Big Apple.
  6. Local government as a laboratory for program and policy development in health

    May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Mitchell Katz M.D., director of the Los Angeles County Health Agency, will speak as part of the UCLA Luskin Senior Fellows Speaker Series.

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