How to increase voter turnout and civic engagement

UCLA political scientist Natalie Masuoka and Lizette Mata, Deputy Secretary of State in the office of California Secretary of State Alex Padilla, discuss the importance of civic engagement, protecting the right to vote and turning out as many voters as possible despite historic obstacles affecting communities of color.

Co-sponsored by UCLA Latino Policy and Politics Initiative and LA Social Science


Natalie Masuoka
Associate Professor, UCLA Political Science and Asian American Studies

Lizette Mata
Deputy Secretary of State, Operations, State of California


Wednesday, October 14

1 p.m. PDT | 4 p.m. EDT