Browsing: Diversity

Arts

Living history

Commencement speaker Sylvia Mendez was the focus of a pivotal school desegregation lawsuit

Arts & Hum

School spirituality

UC Irvine students, faculty and staff explore the world’s great religions – and atheism, too

Campus Life International Peer Group

World class

UC Irvine helps foreign students transition to So Cal life with mentors, workshops and activities

Campus Life

Different journeys, same destination

On Aug. 5, 104 members of UCI’s School of Medicine class of 2015 received their first physician’s white coat, the first steps on the shared road to becoming doctors. The paths that brought these students to this juncture, however, differ significantly. Each brings a variety of life experiences, talents and backgrounds that will enrich the medical school experience.

Campus Life

A ‘match’ made in medicine

For graduating medical students like Marco Angulo, nothing matches Match Day – the day they learn where they will spend the next three to seven years pursuing postgraduate medical training and beginning careers as doctors.

Biological Sciences

Doctoring in a diverse society

An innovative undergraduate course, “Disparities in Medicine,” addresses diversity and how healthcare workers can embrace patients’ distinctive cultural beliefs, languages and faiths to provide better care.