Armoring Up for the Fight Against Housing Injustice

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At a weeklong summer institute at UCLA, scholars and activists master the tools of research to advance safe shelter as a human right

A Research Spotlight on the World's Vulnerable People

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UCLA Luskin launches international outreach to identify strategies to empower women and children

In Memoriam: Mark Kleiman, World-Renowned Scholar of Drug Policy

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Educator, prolific author and blogger provided extensive guidance to policymakers on marijuana legalization and criminal justice reform

Graduating Students Seek Solutions Near and Far

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The capstone research projects that are now part of all UCLA Luskin programs tackle local challenges or examine issues that extend far beyond campus and California.

Aspiring Urban Planners Seek to Mitigate Gentrification Impacts in Pacoima

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Researchers study alternative living spaces in a community about to launch major development and infrastructure improvements

LPPI Student Fellow Gains Insight at Latinx Criminal Justice Convening

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María Morales represents UCLA Luskin at a Texas gathering to discuss how criminal justice and immigration systems impact U.S. Latinos

'I See Our Future and It Looks Amazing'

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Commencement speaker Janet Murguía urges UCLA Luskin graduates to use their 'public affairs nerd' superpowers for good.

Alumni Accolades

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Career changes and other updates from the alumni of UCLA Luskin

Informing Policy in Real Time: LPPI in Sacramento

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Latino Policy and Politics Initiative shares new research on voting, housing and health with stakeholders in the state capital.

In Support

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Fellowship recipients meet with benefactors; new partnerships expand opportunities for student learning