Neighborhood stability and social programs can help mitigate uptick in violence.
Society & Community
Dentists have all kinds of ways to relax their patients, from music to medication, but UC Irvine alumnus Dr. Daniel J. Boehne ’99 has a different tactic: He gets their minds on surfing. Boehne not only makes crowns, he makes surfboards. His parents, Steve and Barrie, are world-champion tandem surfers, and his family has manufactured […]
Liz Toomey, assistant vice chancellor of community & government relations, talks about the UC system’s impact on everyday life in California.
UCI funds research on financial practices in developing countries.
UC Irvine School of Law opens to inaugural class of 61 students who will help develop innovative curriculum.
UCI’s David Dooley studies the impact of unemployment on mental health.
UC Irvine engineers plan to outfit the local water system with sensors that will alert officials when and where pipes crack or break, hastening repair – thanks to nearly $5.7 million over three years from the National Institute of Standards & Technology and several local water groups.
Bicultural professor Roxanne Varzi makes a film about Iranian American identity and the aftermath of war.
With $20 million over five years from the National Science Foundation, UC Irvine scientists hope to become the first ever to make real-time videos of single molecules in action – a feat that has proved elusive because size and time scales are so small.
Using satellite data, UC Irvine and NASA hydrologists have found that groundwater beneath northern India has been receding by as much as 1 foot per year over the past decade – and they believe human consumption is almost entirely to blame.