Alumna named new director of Womxn’s Hub

UCI alumna Sydney Torres ’12 has been appointed the new director of the campus Womxn’s Hub. She most recently led the Cal Poly Pomona Womxn’s Resource Center, overseeing operations, student and staff development, and program development and implementation, as well as providing training across campus. Prior to that, Torres – who holds an M.S. in […]

The power of partnership

UCI trustee, professor work together to promote diversity in engineering

Fat phobia

New book by UCI sociologist explores the religious and racial origins of society’s obsession with thinness

UCI Libraries host exhibit on Korean ‘comfort women’

First filmed evidence of their existence is included in archival materials

UCI Police Chief Liz Griffin smiling

Liz Griffin named chief of UCI Police Department

Commander has spent 27 years in Long Beach law enforcement

Italian professor wins translation prize from Society for the Study of Early Modern Women

Deanna Shemek, UCI professor of Italian, has won the Society for the Study of Early Modern Women’s prize for best translation of a woman’s work. Her edition of Isabella d’Este: Selected Letters (Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Publications, 2017) is the first translation into English of more than 16,000 letters written by the […]

Deciphering dementia’s gender gap

UCI researchers win grant to explore why Alzheimer’s affects more women

Joint venture: UCI, others create breakthrough treatment for crippling jaw disease

Engineered implant could help 1 in 4 young women with TMJ problems

A ‘her’ haven

UCI Women’s Hub offers support, resources, events, a sympathetic ear – and tea

Amy Gerstler wins Guggenheim fellowship

Amy Gerstler, professor of English, has been named a 2018 Guggenheim fellow in poetry. The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation’s board of trustees granted 173 of the prestigious awards out of nearly 3,000 applicants. As a Guggenheim fellow, Gerstler will write a hybrid poetry/literature book that explores the idea of the feminine epic. “One of […]