Food for Thought — and Sustainability

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The first class of UCLA Food Studies scholars receives certificates at a celebration held at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

A Grassroots Mission in Watts

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Jorja Leap and UCLA Luskin’s Watts Leadership Institute launch a 10-year initiative to build a legacy of leaders and empowerment

Policy vs. Political Reality

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Former U.S. Rep Bob Carr shares his insights at UCLA Luskin as a Regents Lecturer

‘Unsung Hero,’ Leader in South L.A. Named 2017 Social Welfare Alumna of the Year

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Aurea Montes-Rodriguez MSW ’99 was inspired to develop a healthier generation by award namesake Joseph Nunn

Social Workers Come Together for ‘This Incredible Conference’

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Professionals and scholars gather at UCLA Luskin to hear experts discuss issues of vital importance to the Latina/o community.

Progress and Equity: It Takes a Village

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Local leaders advocate for targeted community action rather than relying solely on mass protests about White House policies

Examining the Unspoken Truth of Sexually Exploited Youth

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Author and researcher Alexandra Lutnick keynotes Department of Social Welfare's conference on the hidden problem of youth caught up in the sex trade in the U.S

Making a Local Impact

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Luskin Senior Fellow Mitchell Katz talks about boosting health care at the local level — even when the feds won’t pitch in.

The Lost Shtetl

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In a new book, Professor Emeritus Jack Rothman chronicles his journey to find the forgotten village in Ukraine where his family had lived for generations

Martin Wachs Honored for Outstanding Research and Scholarly Work

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Urban planning scholar and transportation planner to receive UCLA’s 2016-17 Edward A. Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award