social sciences

Richard Arum

Sociologist Richard Arum named dean of UCI’s School of Education

New York University professor will take on new role this summer

Pay dirt

Bill Maurer, dean of social sciences, shares a trove of fun facts about money

A (virtual) world without Parkinson’s

UCI anthropologist explores how people with disabilities make use of online environments

Santa Claus

Santa vs. superheroes

UCI physics professor compares St. Nick’s powers to those of traditional caped crusaders

UCI researchers help demystify key elements of digital disaster communications

Study suggests strategies emergency management agencies can use to promote reposting

Entrepreneur at 18

Freshman in business economics kick-starts her career as a CEO by winning a grand prize worth $25,000 in national competition

UCI professor’s new publication investigates growing militarism in China

Author will speak at public launch of book, documentary Nov. 12 on campus

Bridging the first-generation gap

Mentoring program pairs new students with upperclassmen who also are first in their families to go to college

Joseph L. White

A labor of love

Joseph L. White, ‘father of black psychology,’ is honored by American Psychological Association

Jennifer Kane

Woman’s health, education and marital status pre-pregnancy affect birth weight of her daughters, granddaughters

Study by UCI sociologist is first to tie low natal weight to biological, social factors three generations deep