Day: October 20, 2014

UCI students jump into basketball season

Nearly 4,000 UC Irvine students marked the beginning of basketball practice season Friday with the ninth annual Shocktoberfest celebration in the Bren Events Center. They watched UCI’s 7-foot-6-inch center Mamadou Ndiaye win the slam-dunk contest with two basketballs at once. The three-point shoot-out this year featured class-based teams comprising one male player and one female […]

UCI Cross-Cultural Center celebrates 40th birthday

UCI’s Cross-Cultural Center celebrates 40 years of helping to create a socially just campus, foster cultural identities and provide opportunities for community engagement.

Week of campus events to mark National Food Day

In recognition of National Food Day 2014, UC Irvine students, staff and faculty are hosting various activities this week to celebrate the growing, purchase and consumption of healthy, affordable and sustainable food.

Expert panel to discuss Ebola outbreak

EVENT: What is the Ebola virus? How does it spread? What’s being done to stop the current epidemic? What are the chances of the virus spreading to the U.S. more than it has already? What will be the economic impact of Ebola on West Africa and the world? Are local hospitals ready for an imported […]

Reza Zomorrodian

Presidential politics

Ambitious new leader of UCI student body relishes his role as an advocate for undergrads by promoting voter registration and participation