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Segura to Step Down as Dean, Remain on Faculty

His six years leading the Luskin School has been marked by a deep commitment to equity, diversity and academic excellence
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Abrams and Boston University Dean Call for Social Workers to Use Knowledge for Change

Research must wrestle with the root causes of social inequality and strive toward bettering people's lives, they write.
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Kal Penn on Working for Change in Hollywood and Politics

The actor, author, public servant and UCLA alumnus shares his multilayered life story with a Luskin Lecture audience.
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Grant to Support Study of ‘Lifers’ Who Are Given a Second Chance

Nationwide project led by Laura Abrams of UCLA Social Welfare will focus on people convicted of offenses committed when they were under 18.

Message From the Dean: Recent Events in the L.A. City Council

All of us — not just prominent people and elected officials but especially them — must do more to make the world a safer, saner place.
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Michael Storper Receives International Geography Prize

The prestigious Vautrin Lud Award honors a scholar whose contributions are globally recognized.
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Jim Newton Receives 2022 Carey McWilliams Award

Editor-in-chief of UCLA Blueprint magazine is recognized for journalistic contributions to society’s understanding of politics.
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Megan Mullin Appointed an Endowed Chair and Faculty Director at UCLA Luskin

Environmental politics scholar will join UCLA as endowed public policy professor and faculty director of the Luskin Center for Innovation
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UCLA, Hebrew University Receive Grant for International Collaboration to Deter School Violence

Top scholars, educators and practitioners join forces to foster safe and welcoming schools.
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UCLA Luskin Research Helps Guide Public Health Response to Ongoing Monkeypox Outbreak

Professor Ian Holloway is among researchers working with health officials to develop evidence-based strategies