By Bill KisliukMarjorie Eloise Lund Crump, who did significant work in
public service and entrepreneurship and who, together with her husband Ralph, was
a major supporter of UCLA, died of natural causes on April 1 at her home in
Trumbull, Conn. She was 89.
By Adeney ZoUCLA Luskin Student WriterUrban Planning student Jadie Wasilco’s passion for affordable housing issues has earned her a Howard and Irene Levine Distinguished Fellowship, a new program offered through the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate.
A new study co-authored by professor and chair of Urban Planning Evelyn Blumenberg is getting some play in
the media for its unique, and possibly controversial, findings concerning
automobile access for low-income households.
Professor Mark Peterson (left) has been named chair of the Public Policy Department effective July 1, Dean Gilliam announced today.Peterson, who previously served as chair from 2002 to 2006, succeeds professor Michael Stoll, who has served as chair since 2009.
Political journalist Sasha Issenberg will be in residence as
a Fellow in the Center for Civil Society in the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs
and the UCLA Department of Political Science for spring quarter 2014.