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2018 Activists-in-Residence Welcomed at Reception

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Manuel Criollo and Yvonne Yen Liu will pursue research or reflect on their community work to advance racial, social and economic equity during their time on the UCLA campus

Stoll Appointed Fellow of American Institutes for Research

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The public policy professor will consult on critical projects, provide mentorship to research staff, participate in seminars and conferences, and review high-profile reports.

UCLA Luskin Is Well Represented at SSWR Conference

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UCLA Luskin faculty, students and recent graduates will be making presentations about topics of interest and recent research at gathering in Washington D.C.

Workshop Focuses on Muslim American Scholarship

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UCLA Luskin hosts gathering of researchers to share, collaborate and exchange ideas on Muslim American scholarship and research

Jacoby Addresses Japanese Leaders on Sharing Economy

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Professor of public policy speaks on Airbnb and Uber in Japan to leaders of the Japan Federation of Transport Workers Unions

Turning Food Policy Into a Hands-On Learning Experience

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Chef Evan Kleiman of "Good Food" on KCRW leads a moderated discussion on sustainability within the food industry and then helps attendees cook up an example for themselves

From UCLA Newsroom

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In an article that originally appeared in the Los Angeles Times, UCLA Luskin's Zev Yaroslavsky writes that CBS Television City should be designated a historic site to preserve L.A. history

Volunteers Collect Food for the Needy at Farmer's Market

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UCLA Luskin student mentors join with undergraduates to collect more than 1,700 pounds of excess food from farmer's market

Informed Choices Regarding Mental Health

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Speaker Laura Delano says mental illness should not be characterized in opposition to “normalcy,” which would benefit patients who feel ostracized because of their medical diagnoses

Student Awarded Prestigious Myra L. Frank Memorial Scholarship

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Urban Planning student Ribeka Toda receives scholarship for women pursuing career paths in transportation