Diversity Is Excellence at UCLA Luskin

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The Diversity, Disparities and Difference (D3) Initiative connects students and groups across UCLA

Chinese Delegation Learns About Social Work in K-12

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UCLA Luskin faculty talk about implementation of social work practices in primary and secondary schools in the United States.

Partnership of Social Workers and Medical Students Enters 2nd Year

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UCLA medical students are again learning from social workers about the issues they face in medical workplaces.

‘Unsung Hero,’ Leader in South L.A. Named 2017 Social Welfare Alumna of the Year

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Aurea Montes-Rodriguez MSW ’99 was inspired to develop a healthier generation by award namesake Joseph Nunn

Social Workers Come Together for ‘This Incredible Conference’

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Professionals and scholars gather at UCLA Luskin to hear experts discuss issues of vital importance to the Latina/o community.

‘Minority Report’ Hits Major Racial Themes

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Luskin-sponsored performance by Scott St. Patrick and other contributors provides a no-holds-barred look at race in America

Three Decades of Devotion to Social Justice

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Gerry Laviña, the director of UCLA Luskin’s Field Education Program, is named Social Worker of the Year by the California chapter of NASW

Examining Diversity ‘Between the Lines’

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In year-end conference, UCLA Luskin D3 students view issues through a social justice lens

Gerardo P. Laviña

Gerardo P. Laviña is a licensed clinical social worker whose…

Examining the Legacy of Slavery and Racism

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In an effort to explore social justice issues and their relevance to students' future careers, the School of Public Affairs hosted a film viewing and discussion about the legacy of slavery and racism in the U.S.