A proud Northern Cheyenne Indian and Chicana sociologist, she says building community with and encouraging others is fundamental to her scholarship.
Abigail Saguy has long been committed to understanding and articulating how our culture frames identity, and human vulnerabilities.
Courses will pair social justice teaching with community engagement and instruction in data literacy, statistics and computational research methods.
UCLA sociologist Cecilia Menjívar explains that today’s plagued system began taking shape well before the Trump administration.
A UCLA report recommends changing land-use policies and improving access to social and health services to address the fast-growing problem.
The project is supported by a $3.65 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
The big-data research initiative based at UCLA uses police and jail records to monitor how much authorities are spending to lock up residents.
The financial awards will cover research and planning for “Pacific Standard Time” projects, which will debut in 2024.
UCLA faculty share their thoughts on King’s provocative rhetorical inquiry during a time that has tested our institutions and selves in unprecedented ways.
When it comes to selecting roommates, perhaps not. A new study shows many ad posters ignore inquiries from names that sound Black, Hispanic or Asian.
A report by the UCLA Luskin Institute on Inequality and Democracy draws fresh attention to the manner in which corporate entities sought to benefit.
UCLA Labor Center researchers found that COVID-19 has exacerbated difficulties for a population that so often works in the service jobs that have disappeared.
In a survey by UCLA and United Food and Commercial Workers OUTreach, most said their local unions take action to protect LGBTQ members.
500 UCLA students volunteer to provide academic support to K-12 students across L.A. County through the UCLA Pritzker Center for Strengthening Children and Families.
Professor Aslı Bâli offers insight into activism in Turkey by way of a social media selfie trend.
Relationships are tricky, and the pandemic has forced us to interact differently. How do our vital connections survive these stress tests?
Video: To celebrate Women’s Equality Day, we are honoring the incredible efforts of the diverse group of women who fought for the right to vote.
Celebrating prominent African American women who played a critical role in the fight for women’s suffrage.
The grant to the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry comes from the Australia-based Minderoo Foundation.