UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs News

UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs News

October

October 13, 2014
Since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed on Oct.
October 07, 2014
 UCLA Luskin’s Department of Urban Planning has been ranked No. 4 in North America, according to the latest survey of the nation’s top graduate programs in urban planning by Los Angeles-based planning and development network Planetizen.
October 06, 2014
Veteran journalist and author Jim Newton will join the faculty and staff of UCLA in a new role designed to deepen UCLA’s ties to the civic life of Los Angeles and the region.Newton, is best known for his 25-year career at the Los Angeles Times, where he spent time as a reporter, editor, bureau chief, editorial page editor and columnist.
October 03, 2014
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October 03, 2014
By Alejandra Reyes-VelardeUCLA Luskin student writerThe UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies' Herbie Huff and transportation policy and planning doctoral student Kelcie Ralph say that American women are less likely to bike than Dutch women, largely to differences in domestic roles rather than infrastructure.
October 02, 2014
By Stan Paul New York has long been known for its colorful language, distinctive regional accents and even its own definition of time: the proverbial “New York minute.”

September

September 29, 2014
Fall quarter has begun and staff and faculty at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs are welcoming groups of new students to the Public Policy, Urban Planningand Social Welfare programs.
September 25, 2014
 Public Policy alumna Jaime Nack (MPP ’02) was at the White House on September 24 to join fellow National Women’s Business Council Members for briefings with senior White House staff and representatives from Congress to discuss policies that impact women entrepreneurs and business owners.