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Author and academic Benjamin Barber speaks to the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs on Oct. 26 about the role of cities in solving global problems. Photo by Les Dunseith
Actor Scott St. Patrick brings his "Minority Report" to UCLA on Nov. 1. Photo by Stan Paul
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Putting Historical Context on the Black Experience

‘Minority Report,’ a series of theatrical vignettes on the black experience in America, will be presented at UCLA on Nov. 1
Goetz Wolff, center in black cap, with students who participated in the 2015-16 Community Scholars capstone project on the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

A Landmark Honor for UCLA Luskin’s Community Scholars

Urban Planning project recognized as 2016 UCLA Community Program of the Year for impact on Los Angeles
A section from one of the maps produced by the Center for Neighborhood Knowledge.
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Examining Voting in L.A. at the Neighborhood Level

Researchers at UCLA Luskin’s Center for Neighborhood Knowledge produce maps to document the county’s voter trends and behavior
The Luskin Center study examines whether participation in the turf replacement program provides financial benefits. Illustration by Christian Zarate
From left, the new UCLA Luskin faculty are Zachary Steinert-Threlkeld, Darin Christensen, Leila Karimli, Laura Wray-Lake, Kian Goh and Michael Manville. Photo by Les Dunseith
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    Minority Report

    November 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Minority Report is an American compendium of art that infuses theatrical performance with audio/visual technical production; to expand social awareness about the brutal truths on racism and socioeconomic conditions concerning minorities.
  2. UCLA Luskin professor Laura Abrams is the co-editor of a new book about volunteers and prisons.

    A Celebration of Volunteers in Prisons and Jails

    November 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Join us for a special event that will also launch a new book.
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    UCLA Urban Planning Coffee Mixer

    November 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
    Join urban planning alumni, students, and staff for a casual coffee mixer at G&B Coffee.
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    UCLA, UCI, USC Joint Reception @ 56th Annual ACSP Conference

    November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Join the Dept. of Urban Planning who will be hosting a joint reception in conjunction with the ACSP conference in Portland.

    Urban Planning Admissions Open House

    November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Prospective MURP and PhD students learn about the program and application process, visit courses, hear from a student panel, and tour the building/campus.

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