UCI Magazine – Spring 2021

Chad Lefteris

We Are Built for This

Some would say it was a sort of cruel April Fools’ Day prank: being formally approved by the University of California Office of the President as UCI Health’s CEO on April 1, 2020, just days after the state of California had shut down due to the global pandemic. What a time to take the helm […]

Marcelle Hayashida

Seizing Opportunities to Improve Campus Health

When opportunity knocks, Marcelle Hayashida answers. UCI’s associate vice chancellor for wellness, health & counseling services celebrates her 20th anniversary in academia this year. It was a career path that didn’t cross her mind as she completed her Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Michigan. However, appealing clinical positions were scarce upon graduation. […]

Meeting the Future

With plans for a new medical complex and college of health sciences underway, UCI continues its evolution to help the individual and the broader community

Students wearing masks walking on campus

Lessons Learned

UCI academic leaders and students share key takeaways from an unprecedented year

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Lifting Prisoners Into a Brighter Future

UCI launches the UC system’s first B.A. program for incarcerated individuals

Megan Kosai

The Anteater Experience

Resource-rich environment supports success of burgeoning student body

Alumna Denise To ’95

The Promise Keeper

Alumna Denise To ’95 leads a forensics team that helps bring home and identify the remains of America’s war dead