Mark S. KaplanUCLA Luskin

Social Work Journal Tackles Firearm Violence in Special Issue

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Social Welfare Professor Mark Kaplan part of editorial team addressing firearm violence in new publication.

How America Became 'the World's Largest Jailer'

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James Forman Jr. traces the rise of 'warrior policing' in a Luskin Lecture centering on his Pulitzer-winning book.

Statement Regarding Site of December Democratic Debate

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Statement from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs regarding site of debate.

Abrams Elected to American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare

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Social Welfare Chair will be the first woman from UCLA to be inducted into the national honor society.

Making the Most of the Student-Mentor Connection

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Annual Senior Fellows Leadership breakfast puts spotlight on a successful partnership

A 'New Day' for Asian American Women in Arts and Media

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Luskin Lecture brings together pioneers striving for more authentic portrayals on screen and stage

Street Art Meets Climate Science in the Big, Blue Face of Zeus

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Massive mural in South L.A. is painted with a surface-cooling coating to start a conversation about our warming world.

Leap Awarded UCLA's Highest Honor for Teaching

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Social welfare adjunct professor is recognized for an engaging teaching style that motivates students to social engagement and social consciousness.

A Wealth of Knowledge About Debt

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As associate faculty director at the Institute on Inequality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin, Hannah Appel will focus on the future of finance in an era of mass household indebtedness

Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach Could be Ground Zero for Zero-Emission Trucks

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Electric trucks will be financially viable as early as the 2020s, a UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation report finds