• UCI Social Sciences Hosts Dreamer Fair

    In honor of Social Science Week, the Social Science Dean’s Ambassadors Program hosted their “Dreamer Fair” last Thursday, an event where students got to learn and experience the stories of undocumented immigrants. Attendees viewed the...

  • News In Brief

    The University of California’s National Center for Free Speech and Civic Engagement has chosen its first fellows who will each spend a year researching free speech issues. The fellowships also include a week-long residency on...

  • UCI Transportation Closes Lot 1 to Student Use

    Lot 1, a parking lot in Zone 5 adjacent to Aldrich Hall, was permanently closed to students yesterday in order to “accommodate the increasing numbers of faculty and staff” in need of reserved parking, according...

  • East Asian Languages Department Hosts Lunar New Year Celebration

    The East Asian Languages and Cultures Department held a Lunar New Year celebration on Feb. 15 in Pacific Ballroom D. The event was a collaboration among UCI cultural organizations and cultural groups in the local...

  • UC Irvine Completes Its Own Unity Torah

    The UCI Jewish community came together last Monday, Feb. 5, to celebrate the completion of a sacred Torah, the Yaeger-Bisgay Unity Torah. The completed scroll will be kept at the nearby temple, The Rohr Chabad...

  • Experts Discuss American Identity and Democracy in the Trump Era

      UC Irvine’s Forum for the Academy and the Public presented their 4th annual conference titled “Who Do We Think We Are?” last Friday and Saturday. Panelists from all over the world came together to...

  • Steve Wozniak Talks Wireless Technology

    By Alex Forghani Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak discussed his lifelong passion for communications technology and hailed wireless technology’s potential at a tech networking event at the Bren Events Center last Thursday, Feb. 8. The event...

  • UCI Searching for Next Big Idea

    A collaboration between the Chancellor’s office and all UCI deans has yielded UCI’s next fundraising campaign, the Big Ideas Challenge. The plan was based off  of a campaign from UC Davis, which involved faculty, but...

  • Union Workers Rally at UCI

    By Alex Forghani Union hospital workers protested on UCI Medical Center grounds Thursday afternoon in support of a wage-increasing and benefit-guaranteeing contract continuing its months-long negotiation phase. Recent threats of cuts to healthcare and pensions...

  • ACLU Director Talks Race Relations and Inequality

    The American Civil Liberties Union’s deputy legal director, Jeffery Robinson, came to UCI last Monday to address how America’s historical racial inequality  affects contemporary culture and politics. The event, “Racial Bias in America: How Did...