Eric Garcetti, LA City Council: "LA and CA in the World: Our Position & Our Global Interests"


Join us for a lecture by Los Angeles City Council President Eric Garcetti.


Thursday, April 15, 2010
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
UCLA School of Public Affairs
Room 2355
Los Angeles, CA 90095

About the Speaker:

Eric Garcetti is the Los Angeles City Council President and serves as councilmember to the 13th Council District. Prior to his election, Garcetti taught public policy, diplomacy and world affairs at Occidental College and the University of Southern California. In 1998, the Rockefeller Foundation selected him as a Next Generation Leadership Fellow. Garcetti studied urban planning and political science at Columbia University, where he received his B.A. and M.A. in International Relations. He studied as a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University and the London School of Economics. He is an avid photographer, jazz pianist and composer. He lives in Echo Park with his partner of 14 years, Amy Elaine Wakeland.

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Sponsor(s): Burkle Center for International Relations, School of Public Affairs