Month: February 2010

UCI students, workers occupy Aldrich Hall’s fifth floor

Coalition of UCI students and workers demonstrate to insource workers – process that has been long under way.

UCI students show their spirit

Homecoming adds up to fun

A by-the-numbers description of UC Irvine’s homecoming festivities tells all.

Folkenflik, Greenberger win emeriti professorships

Robert Folkenflik, UC Irvine professor emeritus of English, and Ellen Greenberger, UCI professor emerita of psychology & social behavior, have…

Top neuroradiology prize goes to Dr. Anton Hasso

The American Society of Neuroradiology will present UC Irvine radiological sciences professor Dr. Anton Hasso with its most prestigious prize,…

Getting the lead out

Oladele Ogunseitan picks up a cell phone and tosses it into a small wood chipper in his UC Irvine lab. Is he conducting a wacky experiment? Overreacting to one too many dropped calls? Actually, Ogunseitan grinds up old phones for a purely scientific cause: He’s studying toxic electronic waste. Chair of the population health & […]

Sheron Wray

Blending jazz, African dance, technology

Sheron Wray, choreographer and assistant professor of dance, lets audiences shape stage productions – via text messaging.

Randy Black

Grant writer extraordinaire

Randy Black’s way with words has earned UCI millions in research grants and earned him a Living Our Values Award.

Flightless mosquitoes help control dengue fever

A new strain of mosquitoes in which females cannot fly may help curb the transmission of dengue fever, according to UC Irvine and British scientists.

Vanderwal, Whiteson awarded Sloan Research Fellowships

Two UC Irvine assistant professors – Christopher Vanderwal in chemistry and Daniel Whiteson in physics & astronomy – have received…

Environment Institute hosting student logo contest

The UC Irvine Environment Institute: Global Change, Energy & Sustainable Resources is holding a logo design competition open to all…