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Dr. Cheryl Keyes Contributes to the Smithsonian Anthology of Hip-Hop and Rap Released Today

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History…
August 20, 2021/by Assistant Editor

Latinas in California Remain Invisible in Policymaking: UCLA Alumni and Researchers are Looking to Change That

The UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative has supported…
July 29, 2021/by Managing Editor

LA Social Science Rising Scholars Series on Carceral Studies with PhD Candidate Uriel Serrano

Uriel Serrano is a PhD candidate in Sociology and Critical…
July 27, 2021/by Managing Editor

UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report Receives Funding from CA State Budget

The UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report received a $250,000 allocation…
July 23, 2021/by Managing Editor

LA Social Science 2021 Summer Course: Entrepreneurial Communication — Enroll TODAY!

LA Social Science wants to highlight a summer course being offered…
July 20, 2021/by Assistant Editor

UCLA Labor Center Receives $15 Million to Renovate and Rename Its Downtown Building After Rev. James Lawson Jr.

The UCLA Labor Center has received $15 million from the 2021-22…
July 19, 2021/by Assistant Editor

LA Social Science Rising Scholars Series on Gentrification in Los Angeles with Dr. Alfredo Huante

Dr. Alfredo Huante is an interdisciplinary social scientist…
July 14, 2021/by Managing Editor

UCLA Division of Social Sciences Premieres “Community Engaged Scholarship” Video

Here at UCLA, community engaged scholarship is not an option…
July 1, 2021/by Assistant Editor

RSVP for the UCLA Data-Informed Governance (DIG) Conference on July 7

Presenting UCLA's first conference on

Data-Informed Governance…
June 18, 2021/by Assistant Editor

Clergy & Laity United For Economic Justice Honor UCLA Labor Center Director Kent Wong

UCLA Labor Center's Director Kent Wong, was recognized as one…
June 4, 2021/by Assistant Editor

Incoming UCLA Professor Justin Dunnavant Selected as a National Geographic 2021 Emerging Explorer

Dr. Justin Dunnavant, an incoming professor in the Department…
May 28, 2021/by Assistant Editor

UCLA Department of African American Studies Remembers the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre on Its Website and in Upcoming Events

Please join the Department of African American Studies at…
May 28, 2021/by Managing Editor

UCLA Social Sciences Dean’s Salon Presents “2021 Hollywood Diversity Report: Lessons Learned” on June 7

Darnell Hunt, Ph.D.
Dean, UCLA Division of Social Sciences
May 24, 2021/by Assistant Editor

LA Social Science Presents “Conversations with Changemakers” Featuring Dr. Paul Ong Discussing AAPI Community Challenges

Dr. Paul Ong, Center for Neighborhood Knowledge Director…
May 24, 2021/by Assistant Editor

Activating Justice Through a Latinx Lens

What would our criminal legal system look like if it was…
May 21, 2021/by Assistant Editor