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May 12, 2023 - Ceremony for Class of 2023 PhD, DSW, MSW and MSN

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Fall 2023 Deadline: Full-Time - April 3



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Researchers use smartphones to better understand LA's homelessness crisis

NBC News - A 2017 survey conducted by Ben Henwood, professor, found that more than half of unhoused people have smartphones. That resource is now being used by Henwood and Randall Kuhn, professor at UCLA, to get a better idea of their experiences through the development of PATHS - Periodic Assessment of Trajectories of Housing, Homelessness and Health Study

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