The Skoll Center for Social Impact Entertainment at UCLA TFT will establish a dynamic hub for world-class research on the utilization and impact of social responsibility and social impact storytelling in entertainment and performing arts. A framework will be developed to identify examples, measure impact and effectiveness. The Skoll Center for Social Impact Entertainment at UCLA TFT will generate important verifiable research for the academic, entertainment and performing arts, and advocacy constituencies. It will supply a variety of opportunities for students, faculty, staff and strategic partners to conduct meaningful research in this arena. It will provide resources for the entertainment and performing arts industries, foundations and other relevant public and private organizations and alliances that wish to engage with, and support, the mission and goals of the Center.
Information about 2017-2018 research is forthcoming.