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L.A. County Residents’ Satisfaction With Quality of Life Matches Lowest in Year 9 of Survey

High cost of housing is the most important factor impacting the annual Quality of Life Index, particularly among renters.

Social Welfare Rises to Top 8 in U.S. News Rankings

Luskin School also continues to rank among the nation’s top graduate schools overall in public affairs.
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The Power of Lived Experiences

Three alumni share the personal stories that impact their policy efforts on homelessness — ‘the greatest moral and humanitarian crisis of our lifetime.’ 
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UCLA Downtown Springs to Life With Community-Focused Projects

Programs connected to UCLA Luskin are among 31 selected for the site in the heart of Los Angeles.
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School Travels to State Capital for Research Briefing and Alumni Gathering

Back-to-back events in Sacramento provide networking opportunities and showcase scholarly works.
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Resisting the ‘New McCarthyism’ on College Campuses and Beyond

In a UCLA lecture, historian Barbara Ransby warns of 'a war over ideas, over facts, over how we see and understand the world'
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UCLA Hosts Its Largest Activist-in-Residence Cohort

Five advocates for social change will be on campus through May to ‘turn the university inside out.’
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Master of Real Estate Development Receives Final Approval From UC

The one-year degree program will stress instruction on the ethical underpinnings of a growing profession.
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Data to the People

Data experts like Jianchao Lai SW PhD ’23 of the UCLA Agile Visual Analytics Lab strive to make information accessible and meaningful for all.
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Bruin Excellence in Civic Engagement Awards Recognize Public Service Leadership

Eight with ties to the Luskin School are among 40 honored by the UCLA Alumni Association.