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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…
2 days ago
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The bridge builder

The bridge builder

Ellen Olshansky excels at forging bonds between the university and community health organizations to enable targeted research
1 week ago
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Jesse Jackson to speak at UC Irvine panel on constitutional implications of Ebola

EVENT: An expert panel will present “The Constitutional Implications of Ebola: Civil Liberties & Civil Rights in Times of Health…
2 weeks ago
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UCI Interdisciplinary Center on Family Violence to host Jacquelyn Campbell lecture

EVENT: In the inaugural lecture for the UC Irvine Interdisciplinary Center on Family Violence, Jacquelyn Campbell, a national leader in…
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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

Before fast food and home delivery, there was chop suey and red leather booths. American Chinese food was a precursor…
2 weeks ago
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Encouraging words

Encouraging words

UCI’s Thomas Parham speaks to Compton high school students as part of systemwide Achieve UC event
3 weeks ago
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Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee to speak at UCI as part of Living Peace Series

Nobel laureate Leymah Gbowee to speak at UCI as part of Living Peace Series

EVENT: Leymah Gbowee, women’s rights advocate and co-winner of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, will talk about the power of…
4 weeks ago
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UCI Cross-Cultural Center celebrates 40th birthday

UCI Cross-Cultural Center celebrates 40th birthday

UCI's Cross-Cultural Center celebrates 40 years of helping to create a socially just campus, foster cultural identities and provide opportunities…
4 weeks 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…
1 month ago
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Ready for ‘the big one’?

Ready for ‘the big one’?

UCI earthquake expert Lisa Grant Ludwig discusses faults, fallacies and the upcoming preparedness event
1 month ago
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Motherhood has long-term effect on wages, occupational status, UCI study finds

Irvine, Calif., Oct. 3, 2014 – Are kids a career killer for women? A new study by UC Irvine sociologists…
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UCI-Stanford study finds complex link between income inequality, race

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 22, 2014 – A new study by UC Irvine and Stanford University sociologists shows that issues of…
2 months ago
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