With a gift of $2,500 or more to your preferred UCLA Luskin fund, you will join this select group of the Luskin supporters who enjoy exclusive opportunities listed below. By directing your leadership support to the Dean’s Innovation Fund (6912), you will also become a part of the UCLA Fund’s Chancellor’s Associates with an extended list of campus courtesies listed below. The generosity of our Dean’s Associates creates a tangible impact on today's students—and promises an even better UCLA experience for future Bruins.
UCLA Luskin Dean’s Associates Events
Monday, September 16, 2013
From Blackboard to iPads: Examining Education in the 21st Century
UCLA Luskin Dean Franklin D. Gilliam, UCLA GSE&IS Dean Marcelo Suarez-Orozco and U.S. Congressman Mark Takano discussed the future of education practice and policy in California and the U.S.
Tuesday, October 15 2013
Innovation for the Digital Age: The Future of Music Delivery
What will the music industry look like after five more years of digital innovation?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Innovation for the Digital Age: The Demise of Ownership
How have new business models changed the concept of content ownership?
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Luskin Lecture featuring William J. Bratton
Policing: Where We Have Been, Where We Are and Where We Are Going
William J. Bratton discussed the evolution of law enforcement from community policing and CompStat to new advances in intelligence gathering, predictive policing and the power of collaborative social media.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Conversation That You Won’t Forget: Communication Techniques for Caregivers of
Persons with Dementia
11:30am Lunch and Discussion
@ UCLA Campus
Join UCLA Luskin faculty expert Lené Levy Storms and speech-language pathologist Susan Kohler, author of “How to Communicate with Alzheimer’s,” to discuss research and breakthroughs regarding communication with individuals suffering from dementia. Learn important lessons on effective communications for loved ones, friends and patients.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
The Obamacare Saga: On the
Books, Embattled, but Begun
6:30pm Reception and Discussion
@ Private Home in Studio City
Join UCLA Luskin Public Policy Professor Mark Peterson for a dynamic discussion what the future holds for the American health care system with the onset of the Affordable Care Act
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
A World of Good: Global
Public Affairs at UCLA Luskin
6:30pm Reception and Discussion
@ Private Home in Beverly Hills
Join Professor Michael Storper, Lecturer Stephen Cummins and UCLA Luskin graduate student researchers to celebrate the launch of UCLA Luskin’s Global Initiative - helping to identify, research, and make an impact on emerging international policy, planning, and social welfare issues around the globe. See where our students have been bringing scholarship to the streets.
2012-2013 Dean's Associates Salons
What's Ahead for LA's Next
Dean Gilliam and the LA Times' Jim Newton discuss the upcoming mayoral election
Gridlocked?: Transportation and Visions of Los Angeles
Featuring UCLA Luskin Professors Loukaitou-Sideris, Brian Taylor & Martin Wachs
When Children Need Our Help
Professors Bridget Freisthler, Todd Franke and Alfreda Igelhart discuss challenges and opportunities of the child welfare system
The Votes Are In: What's
Next for California and the US
Dean Gilliam and Raphael Sonenshein discuss expectations and challenges for Obama's second term
California: Getting Back to
A conversation with Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom
Examining the future of California’s economic development through industry-university partnerships
Are You Ready for the REAL
Transportation experts and Urban Planning Professors Brian Taylor and Martin Wachs discuss the upcoming 405 closure and the impact of the first Carmageddon
Additional Courtesies of the UCLA Fund’s Chancellor’s Associates
*Indicates additional steps required **subject to availability ²except football and men’s basketball
For more information about these courtesies or about the Associates programs above, please contact:
Melissa Bersofsky Rodgers
Director of Development and Alumni Relations
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs