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UCLA Luskin Public Policy Professor Named a Brookings Institution Fellow

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Randall Akee is among the first class of scholars and experts awarded two-year terms as David M. Rubenstein Fellows

Immigration Experts Call for Unity to Protect Dreamers

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UCLA Luskin's Jim Newton and Abel Valenzuela are among the panelists who shared their experiences at launch event for latest issue of UCLA Blueprint magazine

Study Tracks College Enrollment Rate of LAUSD Graduates

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Research team led by UCLA Luskin Public Policy scholar, in collaboration with the Los Angeles Education Research Institute, also examines how L.A. schools prepare students for enrollment in higher-education institutions

A ‘Rising Star’ at UCLA

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Urban Planning Graduate Adviser Alexis Oberlander receives campuswide honor for her commitment to excellence, positive impact and leadership

New Study Examines Effects of Stopping Psychiatric Medication

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UCLA Luskin School professor co-authors report showing that more than half succeed in discontinuing usage of drugs

Dispensing Knowledge in Real Time

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UCLA Luskin Social Welfare students present the results of rapid response research projects focusing on hate speech and immigration

Social Workers and Medical Students: ‘The Ideal Team’

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UCLA Luskin’s Department of Social Welfare provides lessons in social work to first-year students from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Counting Votes — And Making Votes Count

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UCLA Luskin public policy students get a valuable lesson in voting and elections from California Secretary of State Alex Padilla and L.A. County Registrar Dean Logan

John Friedmann, the ‘Father of Urban Planning,’ Dies at 91

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World-renowned urban theorist was a central figure in founding what later became the UCLA Luskin Department of Urban Planning

A Reflection on 30+ Years at UCLA

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As he prepares to retire, Maciek Kolodziejczak looks back at a memorable 20 years as director of student services in the Department of Public Policy