Police: In an attempt to curb underage drinking, UCI Police target adults buying alcohol for minors.
Education: UCI researchers will assess the effectiveness of teachers in the Santa Ana School Districts.
UCI Researchers Find Good Use for Fat Fat has long been stigmatized and associated with obesity, but although too much fat is not good for one’s health, neither is too little fat. In fact, researchers at UC Irvine discovered that fat plays a significant role in storing proteins in cells that bind DNA and organize […]
Researchers Find Protein Helps With Long Term Memory UC Irvine researchers discovered that a protein important during the developmental stage of brain cell growth plays a crucial role in the formation of long-term memories; these findings could help us understand and treat neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s. According to Thomas J. Carew, chair of UCI’s […]
Arnold Schwarzenegger appointed Republicans William C. De La Pena, a UC Irvine alumnus, and Bruce P. Varner to the UC Board of Regents on Aug. 18. The two men are currently pending approval by the state Senate. The decision to appoint two Republicans to fill the vacant positions came as a surprise to some, since […]
The growing diversity of UC Irvine requires that students and faculty acknowledge the variety of cultures, religions and ethnicities that are a part of our community. This summer, 60 incoming freshmen and transfer students attended the Summer Multicultural Leadership Institute program, designed to teach students to think critically about cultural understanding and freedom of speech. […]
California became the first state to provide explicit protections for the free speech rights of student journalists on August 28 when Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed State Assembly Bill 2581, proposed by Assemblyman Leland Yee of San Francisco. ‘College journalists deserve the same protections as any other journalist,’ Yee said. ‘Having true freedom of the press […]
In collaboration with the Laureate International Universities, UC Irvine Extension hosted 178 engineering students from Ecole Centrale D’Electronique in the heart of Paris, France. ‘All of them will be engineers and global managers,’ said UCI Extension International Coordinator Albane Arriza. ‘Many came here to the United States for the first time and didn’t really know […]
It’s as if UC Irvine were on Extreme Makeover: University Edition. In order to accommodate the growing number of students Tweet This Post
UC Irvine’s top-20-ranked drama department continues to build their stock this fall with the introduction of the masters of fine arts program in sound design, headed by Michael K. Hooker, a veteran professional in the field who has also set up similar programs in other top universities around the country. Hooker holds a masters degree […]