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Social Welfare Scholar to Study Women Living With HIV

UCLA Luskin's Latoya Small has received a grant to study issues facing African American women living with HIV in Los Angeles urban communities.

ITS Launches New Digital Magazine: Transfers

Publication makes scholarly research about transportation accessible to students, policymakers, the press and the public.

UCLA Luskin Study Looks at Quality of Life in Mobile Home Parks

Research zeroes in on L.A. County, where the housing units are often found on the urban fringe, with more environmental hazards and less access to public services.

Does a Minimum Age for Juvenile Court Jurisdiction Protect Children?

Research focusing on California sheds light on a largely unstudied issue: how to safeguard children in the justice system.

New Bachelor of Arts in Public Affairs

Read about the undergraduate major, which will begin offering classes this fall.

Filling a Gap in Housing Justice

Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin receives $486,784, four-year NSF grant to study housing precarity

A Day for Collaboration — and Inspiration

Annual conference at UCLA Luskin increases awareness and shares information about working with the Latinx community

Riverside Mayor ‘Rusty’ Bailey Named Commencement Speaker

The 1999 Public Policy alumnus will give keynote address at UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs ceremony on June 15

The Art of Shaping Opinion: Lessons From Three Experts

Visiting Public Policy faculty draw on rich life experiences to share their wisdom about influence, advocacy and persuasion with UCLA Luskin’s future leaders
  1. Diplomat in Residence to Speak at UCLA Luskin

    May 24 @ 12:15 pm-1:45 pm
    Senior Fellows Speaker Series talk features Heather Joy Thompson of the U.S. Department of State.
  2. ‘Researching Between the Lines’

    May 31 @ 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    Student researchers and grant recipients will share their work around issues of diversity and social justice.
  3. UCLA Luskin Super Quiz Bowl

    May 31 @ 5:30 pm-8:00 pm
    UCLA Luskin students, faculty, alumni and staff show their knowledge of UCLA, pop culture, history and more in a fun-filled trivia night.
  4. First Fridays: UCLA Luskin Mixer – DTLA

    Jun 1 @ 8:00 am-9:30 am
    Every month, alumni, students, faculty & staff get together to grab coffee & catch up.
  5. Leo Estrada Retirement Celebration

    Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Luskin faculty, staff, students and alumni are invited to join a celebration of the career of UCLA Urban Planning Professor Leo Estrada.
  6. 2018 UCLA Luskin Commencement

    Jun 15 @ 9:00 am
    The mayor of Riverside will deliver the keynote address at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs ceremony on June 15.

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