Following half a quarter of planning, the UC Irvine Worker-Student Alliance, Muslim Student Union, Students for Peace and Justice and Amnesty International unveiled a series of events entitled “Gears of War” in response to the fifth anniversary of the U.S.-led war in Iraq.
JOURNALISM: Wash. Post editor attributes poor depiction of Islam to uninformed media coverage.
Keeping in line with the fad of slimming down after the New Year, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger announced on Jan. 10 that he plans to trim the budget for all state universities, including the University of California, by 10 percent for the 2008-09 school year.
Thomas Schelling, a Nobel Prize-winner and prolific author of books pertaining to international policy and economics, gave a presentation entitled “Managing Nuclear Proliferation” at UC Irvine’s Crystal Cove Auditorium on Thursday, March 6. Although Schelling acknowledged that nuclear proliferation is a point of interest that related to the night’s topic, he would not, in fact, […]
A reporter for the Entertainment and Sports Programming Network (ESPN), Mark Fainaru-Wada, came to UC Irvine on Thursday, March 6, to discuss the post-publishing experience of his New York Times-best-selling book, “Game of Shadows.”
Managing Editor of the Washington Post Philip Bennett gave an hour-long lecture entitled “Covering Islam: A Challenge for American Journalism” on Monday, March 3. The event was sponsored by the Center for the Study of Democracy as a part of the 2007-08 Chancellor’s Distinguished Fellows Series. “[The] United States news media has failed to produce […]
COMMUNITY: Speaker analyzes Israeli-Palestinian conflict by addressing two-state solution.
CLUBS: Campus organizations honor UCI athletic teams in the first annual Peter’s Parade.
UCI Mock Trial Team Advances to Nationals The UC Irvine veteran Mock Trial Team advanced to the national championships in the America Mock Trial Association’s (AMTA) 2007-2008 competition, after coming in second place in the regional championships with a record of seven wins and one loss. This is the most successful showing in the UCI […]
VETERANS: Soldiers returning from Iraq share their war experiences and comfort comrades.