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    LPPI Launch Event


    The UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative (LPPI) held their Launch Event featuring keynote speaker Kevin de Léon, speaker of the California Senate.

    Summary:

    On December 6, 2017, the UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative (LPPI) held their Launch Event featuring keynote speaker Kevin de Léon, speaker of the California Senate.

    Details:

    Participants: 

    • Scott Waugh, UCLA executive vice chancellor and provost
    • Kevin de Léon, speaker of the California Senate
    • Matt Barreto, Professor of Political Science and Chicana/o Studies Gary Segura, UCLA Luskin Dean
    • Sonja Diaz, MPP ’10 and LPPI Director
    • Darnell Hunt, dean of the Division of Social Sciences at UCLA
    • Lucy Flores, former assemblywoman in Nevada 
    • Laura E. Gómez, professor of law at UCLA