Event at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs served as a way to one day help diversify the ranks of urban planners.
UCLA in the Community
Students and city leaders weigh policy options regarding homelessness during annual UCLA Luskin Day at Los Angeles City Hall.
More than 600 people attended the “Get College Ready” workshops, which aimed to demystify the financial aid and college application processes.
Players, coaches and the Laker Girls put a little fun in the hospital experience by shooting hoops, playing games and working on arts and crafts projects with patients.
UCLA students helping teach former gang members how to resolve their conflicts peacefully find themselves transformed by the experience.
The five-year $2.7 million grant from the CDC will help UCLA launch a program for undergraduates that provides training, mentors and hands-on experience.
Delta Dental of California awarded the grant, which will support student dentists to care for some of the most vulnerable patients in the state.
Nearly 200 doctors, nurses, dentists and students worked as part of a huge team at Care Harbor’s clinic offering screenings, eye exams, vaccinations and also referrals.
The UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center is home to the publication’s archives, selections of which are on display at the Autry Museum as part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.
Vikash Singh was selected for the 2017 UCLA Global Citizens Fellowship and is using the $5,000 award and his medical technology background to turn an idea into action.
Twelve Los Angeles schools that adopted the program recently saw a significant difference in students’ ability to pass a state-mandated exam.
The expanded partnership aims to go beyond the superficial symptoms of the challenges veterans face and treat problems at their roots.
UCLA Blueprint: L.A. County struggled to help its most vulnerable, then learned some lessons.
Outreach events at schools promote greater access for students from underrepresented backgrounds by helping demystify what can be a complicated process.
In the Veterans Legal Clinic students help veterans gain access to benefits and address criminal justice issues to enhance their opportunities for jobs, housing and stability.
UCLA study finds more genetic variation than expected among affected animals in the Santa Monica Mountains.
UCLA Day with Local Government in downtown Los Angeles shows the resources and partnerships available between the university and county and city officials.
The unique, high-tech ambulance can deliver time-critical treatment in the field to stroke patients who might otherwise face debilitating delays.
Dozens of volunteers participated in an event at the Charles Young Research Library to help build detailed maps to assist relief efforts for the storm-ravaged island.
More than 3,000 UCLA volunteers hit 31 sites — schools, veterans services sites, parks, food banks, and senior and neighborhood centers — as part of the ninth annual day of service.
The ninth annual UCLA Volunteer Day will send students to more than 30 locations across Los Angeles to paint, clean, beautify and just make a difference.
As part of the JusticeCorps program, which UCLA helped form in 2004 with the L.A. Superior Court, students make sure clients know their rights, assist with forms and help with translations.
The university-affiliated school with a public mission to support and improve secondary education welcomed its inaugural class of sixth, seventh and ninth graders.
Since its founding, the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment has produced analytical research to shape public policy and public opinion on labor issues.
Under the direction of professor Ingrid Eagly, the students helped immigrant mothers and children detained at the South Texas Family Residential Center prepare for their interviews.