Day: May 9, 2011

UC Irvine oncologist launches journal on care of adolescent and young adult patients

Dr. Leonard Sender believes adolescents and young adults with cancer often receive the wrong treatment. Sender and a new journal support changes in cancer care may improve currently stagnant survival rates.

Photograph of architects Ray Watson, William Pereira and an unidentified man with a schematic of UCI

Libraries exhibit traces Irvine’s evolution

UCI Libraries’ spring exhibit chronicles city’s conversion from farmland to model planned community.

Breanna Downey

From cradle to commencement, graduate comes full circle

When Breanna Downey dons a cap and gown and walks across the stage to collect her diploma at UCI’s commencement, she will have come full circle. Downey has made the trip before – when she was a towheaded toddler and her mother graduated with the class of 1991.