Jim Newton

Jim Newton

Jim Newton

Continuing Lecturer

Office: 6292 Luskin School of Public Affairs

Email: jnewton100@ucla.edu

Phone: 310-206-7979

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I’m a journalist and author — 30 years in the newspaper business as a reporter, editor, columnist and bureau chief — now launching a new magazine for UCLA and teaching courses in ethics, writing and California public policy.


B.A., Dartmouth College

Selected Publications

Author: “Justice for All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made,” “Eisenhower: The White House Years.” Co-author with former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta: “Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace”