By Angel IbanezUCLA Luskin Student Writer
For Viviana Franco, the lack of green space in communities was something she noticed early in her life.
Growing up, Franco lived near vacant lots that were left as a result of the construction of Interstate 105 in Hawthorne, California.
By Alejandra Reyes-VelardeUCLA Luskin Student WriterOn Saturday, April 25, UCLA Luskin hosted a Diversity in Leadership Conference to give students the opportunity to hear from top professionals about how to break through a multi-colored glass ceiling and develop leadership skills as potential future leaders.
By Adenezy ZoUCLA Luskin student writer Tracy Colunga (MSW ‘01) has been named the Joseph A. Nunn Alumna of the Year for the Department of Social Welfare, an honor granted each year to an alumnus from the department at UCLA Luskin.
By Adeney ZoUCLA Luskin student writer Social Welfare Professor Bridget Freisthler and the UCLA Spatial Analysis Lab recently released a research brief analyzing user data for Freisthler’s “Needs Portal” program.
By Alejandra Reyes-VelardeUCLA Luskin Student WriterNurit Katz (MPP ‘08) has been named 2015 alumna of the year by the department of Public Policy for her outstanding work in sustainability and support of the MPP Alumni Fellowship.