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 […]
UCIPD Awards Supervisor and Officer of the Year The UC Irvine Police Department held its second annual awards ceremony at the University Club on Thursday, Mar. 6. Those who received awards included Sergeant Eladio Acuna who won Supervisor of the Year, Administrative Manager Marla Purcell who won Civilian of the Year and Corporal Charles Chon […]
FOOD: USDA’s largest meat recall in American history calls for a look into the meat industry’s supply distribution.
HEALTH: Campus organization educates students on the severity of eating disorders in America.
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 […]