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Outlaw homage

Outlaw homage

Revival of iconic “Billy the Kid” ballet honors its original choreographer, Eugene Loring, founding chair of UCI’s dance department
4 weeks ago
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UCI initiates NSF-funded joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

UCI initiates NSF-funded joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

Through an innovative new program developed at UC Irvine, the arts and the sciences – which often occupy opposite ends…
3 months ago
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UCI historian publishes ‘Chop Suey, USA: The Story of Chinese Food in America’

UCI historian publishes ‘Chop Suey, USA: The Story of Chinese Food in America’

Yong Chen’s book explores how the popular ethnic cuisine altered the US gastronomic landscape
3 months ago
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School of Humanities plans to offer Persian studies minor

UC Irvine’s School of Humanities will offer a minor in Persian studies thanks to financial support from Farhang Foundation, a…
4 months ago
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UCI chancellor’s new initiative aims to infuse arts and culture into campus

Irvine, Calif., Oct. 16, 2014 – A new program designed to expose students in all majors to the artistic experience…
4 months ago
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A true original

A true original

Exhibition celebrates iconic abstract painter Ed Moses, one of UCI’s earliest art instructors
5 months ago
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Crowning achievement

Crowning achievement

Once a struggling writer, alumnus David Benioff is now Hollywood royalty as the co-creator of HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’
6 months ago
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From obscurity to world stage

From obscurity to world stage

Founding faculty member Robert Cohen has had a dramatic role in shaping UCI arts
8 months ago
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Encouraging cross-campus collaboration

Encouraging cross-campus collaboration

Multidisciplinary projects focused on data science, medical humanities and water will be funded under new Interschool Academic Initiative program
10 months ago
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Serious study makes humor happen

Serious study makes humor happen

Alumnus Windell D. Middlebrooks, an actor and popular pitchman for Miller High Life, takes our questions
1 year ago
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Making peace with mortality

Making peace with mortality

UCI professor’s new book explores life lessons gleaned from unorthodox class on death
1 year ago
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‘Downton Abbey’ and diversity

‘Downton Abbey’ and diversity

Douglas Haynes is a scholar of British history, fan of the TV series and award-winning champion of equity in faculty…
1 year ago
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