Month: December 2010

UC Irvine News Brief: 20 UCI student-athletes named to Big West Fall All-Academic Team

The number represents a conference high for students who must maintain a 3.2 GPA and participate in at least 50 percent of their games.

Nan Collett

There’s only one Nan

Longtime assistant Nan Collett helps superior memory research in James McGaugh’s lab run smoothly.

Making science come alive

UCI students educate, entertain children visiting Santa Ana museum.

UC Irvine Medical Center recognized for heart failure program

American Heart Association recognizes UC Irvine’s high level of care for patients suffering heart failure.

Happy holidays from UCI

Chancellor Michael Drake, his wife, Brenda, and the entire UCI community extend their best wishes during this holiday season.

James McGaugh

UCI scientists study people who can’t forget

Information for folks who watch 60 Minutes episode and want to contact UCI.

David Weinreich

Campus group campaigns for increased shuttle, bus service

Transit Advocates is dedicated to improving public transit between UCI and key social hot spots and transportation hubs.

UCI researchers find novel memory-enhancing mechanism in brain

The researchers identified a small protein called neuropeptide S that can strengthen and prolong memories of everything from negative events to simple objects.

Dr. Laura Mosqueda

Standing up for seniors

Dr. Laura Mosqueda is a pioneer in the prevention of elder abuse

EarTrumpet on the iPhone

iPhone to hearing aid

UCI team develops iPhone app that mimics a hearing aid and produces basic hearing tests.