Solutions

Scholars within the Division of Social Sciences at UCLA work with our community partners to apply the knowledge we generate in transformative, solution-oriented ways.

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

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

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

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

Special Issue of American Indian Studies Culture and Research Journal Focuses on COVID-19 and Indigenous Peoples

Dr. Randall Akee along with Dr. Stephanie Russo Carroll,…
April 27, 2021/by Assistant Editor

Dean’s Fund for the Study of Diversity and Racial Inequality Accepting Grad Student Applications

In light of the reawakened reckoning on racial justice issues…
April 10, 2021/by Assistant Editor

Sonja Diaz Testifies in U.S. House Hearing on Ensuring Free and Fair Access to the Ballot

Sonja Diaz, founding director of the UCLA Latino Policy and…
April 5, 2021/by Assistant Editor

UCLA Bedari Kindness Institute Supports the #JustSayHello Campaign and Challenge

The UCLA Bedari Kindness Institute (BKI) is supporting the…
March 18, 2021/by Assistant Editor

LA Social Science Women’s History Month Take-Over Featuring Dr. Noble and Dr. Roberts

This Women's History Month Take-Over features Dr. Safiya Noble,…
March 9, 2021/by Assistant Editor

UCLA Division of Social Sciences Exceeds Campaign Goal for Dean’s Fund for the Study of Diversity and Racial Inequality

In light of the reawakened reckoning on racial justice issues…
February 18, 2021/by Assistant Editor

UCLA Division of Social Sciences Launches Dean’s Fund for the Study of Diversity and Racial Inequality

Supporting scholarship that examines a broad range of identities,…
November 17, 2020/by Assistant Editor

LA Social Science Presents “Conversations with Changemakers” Featuring Dr. Tyrone Howard Discussing the State of Education during COVID-19

LA Social Science recently spoke with Dr. Tyrone Howard, Professor…
November 12, 2020/by Assistant Editor

Gift Establishes The Study of Black Life and Racial Inequality Program Fund in Anthropology at UCLA

UCLA Anthropology alumnus and Professor Robert B. Lemelson has…
October 29, 2020/by Assistant Editor

LA Social Science Election 2020: A Discussion with UCLA Alumni Experts About CA Prop 16 to Reinstate Affirmative Action

Two UCLA alumni experts explain the importance of Proposition 16.…
October 13, 2020/by Managing Editor