UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs News

UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs News

May

May 03, 2010
Reposted from BruinPlanners.com...

April

April 30, 2010
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.
April 30, 2010
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.
April 28, 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
April 20, 2010
by Cynthia LeeThe City of Los Angeles is facing its most difficult fiscal challenge in 80 years, said Los Angeles City Council President Eric Garcetti.
April 15, 2010
The Department of Social Welfare invites candidates to apply for the position of Director of the IUC (Inter-University Consortium) Program:
April 15, 2010
Urban Planning Professor Randy Crane has been selected as the Editor of the Journal of the American Planning Association (JAPA).   The journal will be housed at UCLA for five years beginning October 1, 2010.
April 14, 2010
 The Center for Community Partnerships has announced the winners of the first Rishwain Social Justice Entrepreneurship Award:   Urban Planning doctoral students Ava Bromberg and John Scott-Railton were recognized for their outstanding contributions to community based social entrepreneurship, serving the community in ground-breaking ways.
April 14, 2010
The School of Public Affairs is pleased to announce the recipients of David Bohnett Fellowships for the 2010-2011 academic year: