Month: November 2009

UCI's Digital Media & Learning Research Hub

Digital media & learning hub under way

Digital media use is transforming the way young people learn, UCI researcher Mizuko “Mimi” Ito has found, and schools should take note.

Katie and Kenny Callen and their son, Gage

UCI alumni help the homeless

The Illumination Foundation, started by six UCI students, helps homeless families find the way back to self-sufficiency.

Erika Hayasaki

A journalist’s journey

Award-winning reporter Erika Hayasaki trains a new generation of writers at UCI.

Dr. Jae Chang

On the case with the blood detective

UCI hematologist Dr. Jae Chang employs medical sleuthing skills to identify rare blood disorders.

Dr. Homayoon Sanati

Treating cancer in older adults

Geriatric oncologist Dr. Homayoon Sanati decries the underrepresentation of seniors in clinical trials. He’s working with his UCI colleagues to provide a solution.

Budget write-in

California legislators will hear from constituents about cuts to education thanks to write-in effort hosted by UC Irvine.

Third H1N1 vaccination clinic slated for Tuesday, Dec. 1

A third walk-in H1N1 flu vaccination clinic is scheduled for noon-4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, at the UC Irvine Student…

UCI hosting reception for top U.S. health policy expert

The Center for Health Policy Research and the Division of General Internal Medicine at UC Irvine are hosting a reception…

Medical students to mark World AIDS Day with red flags

UC Irvine medical students will observe World AIDS Day, Tuesday, Dec. 1, by placing 1,250 red flags on campus and…

Late theorist's notes may help resolve physics issue

The dusty boxes that line the walls of Jeff Barrett’s UC Irvine office mark a high point in his academic…