May 17, 2010 By Cynthia Lee.
Green power. Solar energy incentives. Renewable energy. Smart water systems. Planning for climate change. Clean tech in L.A.
For the next three years, the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation has set an ambitious goal to produce research that will help Los Angeles and state and federal agencies reach the Holy Grail of environmental sustainability. Five Luskin scholars are working on initiatives that could change how residents, businesses, industries and government meet the challenge of living more sustainably.
UCLA Urban Planning alumnus Alvaro Huerta (M.A. 06) recently published a commentary in both the Santa Monica Mirror and in UCLA Today critical of Arizona's recent, controversial law aimed at undocumented immigrants. Mr. Huerta is currently a visiting scholar at the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center and a Ph.D. candidate in City and Regional Planning at UC Berkeley.
The School of Public Affairs congratulates Associate Professor Ailee Moon of the Department of Social Welfare, who was honored by St. Barnabas Senior Services (SBSS) with the Collaborator Award during their annual Evening Under the Stars event on Thursday, April 29, 2010.
The Department of Social Welfare is proud to announce that the following students were selected as the National Association of Social Workers (California Region H) 2010 Social Work Students of the Year. Please join us in congratulating:Mike Hannant Outstanding Accomplishments First Year MSW StudentLiz Morasso Outstanding Accomplishments Second Year MSW StudentCindy Sangalang Outstanding Accomplishments Doctoral Student