Day: April 4, 2011

Tennis standout comes from an extended Anteater family

Undergraduate and tennis standout Kristina Smith comes from an extended family of UCI alumni that includes her grandmother Mary Myers, mother Maria Smith, nine aunts and uncles, and a cousin or two.

Kelly Salcedo during rehearsal surrounded by other drama students

UCI drama students take on mentoring role

UCI drama students take on mentoring role at L.A. high school.

American and Egyptian researchers carrying a sarcophagus

UCI cardiologist finds oldest case of coronary artery disease

A U.S.-Egyptian research team including a UC Irvine cardiologist studied CT scans of mummies – a sampling of the elite in ancient Egypt – and found that almost half showed evidence of coronary atherosclerosis in one or more of the arteries supplying blood to the heart and brain.

UC Irvine News Brief: Oncology chief discusses his work at press conference with Nobel laureate

Dr. Edward Nelson described to Elizabeth Blackburn, winner of the 2009 prize for physiology & medicine, his research on accelerated telomere shortening caused by chronic stress.

RadioFlag to launch smartphone app at UCI

App filters on-air content and delivers customized broadcasts to users.