Thank you for another successful event.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Los Angeles City Hall
Spring Street Forecourt
5:30 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Program

2017 Honorees

Howard Welinsky UCLA Advocate of the Year

Dennis J. Gutierrez ’75
Higher Education Advocate

UCLA Rising Advocate of the Year

Juana Hernandez ’09
Higher Education Manager, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

UCLA Community Programs of the Year

Landmark Award

UCLA School of Nursing Song Brown Partnership with Community Clinics

Catalyst Award

UCLA Allied Healthcare Careers Program

About UCLA in Downtown LA

For more than a decade, UCLA Government and Community Relations has hosted a local advocacy event at Los Angeles City Hall, which provides an opportunity for UCLA students, faculty, alumni, and community members to discuss the priorities of the university with regional lawmakers. UCLA in Downtown also commends the myriad UCLA programs working to enhance community wellness throughout greater Los Angeles.


Los Angeles City Hall – Spring Street Forecourt
200 N Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Los Angeles City Hall
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Inquiries: 310-794-6810 or

Parking Information
Complimentary parking is provided to registered event guests. Please print the parking pass and place on the dashboard of your vehicle.

Public Transportation:
Take to Metro Red Line or Metro Purple Line and exit at Civic Center/Grand Park Station. Enter City Hall off Main Street.

Photos from 2016 UCLA in Downtown LA Reception

Additional Resources

Continue the conversation about UCLA’s commitment to workforce training efforts in Los Angeles on social media using #UCLAdowntown

Event Flyer
Download and distribute the UCLA in Downtown flyer: