Social & Environmental Justice Through Spatial Lenses

Social & Environmental Justice Through Spatial Lenses
Friday, February 22, 2013 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
8:00 am
5:00 pm
UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Institute of American Culture, and Luskin School of Public Affairs
310-206-8034
Faculty
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
337 Charles E Young Drive East Room 2355
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1656
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Date: 
Fri, 02/22/2013 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Presented By: 
UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Institute of American Culture, and Luskin School of Public Affairs
Contact Phone: 
310-206-8034

Location

UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
337 Charles E Young Drive East Room 2355
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1656
United States
34° 4' 26.1732" N, 118° 26' 18.4704" W
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Social & Environmental Justice Through Spatial Lenses
Applying Knowledge of Space, Place & Networks to Equitable Solutions
A UCLA Luskin Faculty Executive Committee Symposium

The Luskin Faculty Executive Committee sponsors an annual inter-departmental symposium linking scholarship to real-world practice to address critical issues. 

Social & Environmental Justice Through Spatial Lenses
Applying Knowledge of Space, Place & Networks to Equitable Solutions
A UCLA Luskin Faculty Executive Committee Symposium

The Luskin Faculty Executive Committee sponsors an annual inter-departmental symposium linking scholarship to real-world practice to address critical issues. 

This year, UCLA and national experts will examine the use of spatial analysis to study how space and place produce and reproduce social, economic and environmental inequality. Luskin scholars have been at the forefront of multi-disciplinary GIS-based research and the application of spatial knowledge to solution-oriented action.

Speakers:
Dean Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr.
Robert Ross, President & CEO, California Endowment
Evy Blumenberg, UCLA Luskin professor of Urban Planning
J.R. DeShazo, Director, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation
Paul Ong, UCLA Luskin professor of Urban Planning and Social Welfare
Manuel Pastor, USC Program for Environmental and Regional Equity
Bridget Freisthler, UCLA Luskin professor Social Welfare
Paul J. Gruenewald, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation
Ian Holloway, UCLA Luskin professor of Social Welfare
Lois Takahashi, UCLA Luskin professor of Urban Planning
Laura Abrams, UCLA Luskin professor of Social Welfare
Todd Franke, UCLA Luskin professor of Social Welfare
Bridget Freisthler, UCLA Luskin professor of Social Welfare
Michael Stoll, UCLA Luskin professor of Public Policy
Leo Estrada, UCLA Luskin professor of Urban Planning

For more information and to register CLICK HERE.