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.
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.
Foreign Service Officer Michelle G. Los Banos
will serve as UCLA’s new Diplomat in Residence for the 2014 – 2016 academic
years. She was appointed by the U.S. Department of State to serve as Diplomat
in Residence for Southern California and Hawaii and will be housed in the UCLA
Luskin School of Public Affairs.
Banning medical marijuana dispensaries or regulating their number and density in a given city may not be sufficient to lower marijuana use if delivery services open in their place, according to UCLA research.