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

UCLA Luskin Welcomes 4 New Faculty for Fall 2019

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New additions bring expertise in school violence and bullying, race, immigrant health and law, and the politics of development in Latin America

UCLA to Conduct First-of-Its-Kind Analysis for Drinking Water in California

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$3 million contract from the state will help reveal water system risks and solutions

Visiting Scholar Has His Eyes on the Road — Literally — in Search of Wildfire Impacts

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Climate adaption expert Mikhail Chester focuses on infrastructure vulnerabilities in a changing environment.

Battleground Legislators Meet at UCLA to Develop 2020 Strategies

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Two days of workshops and dialogue energize Latino legislators from Arizona, a state that reflects the nation’s changing demographics

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