UCI News

American Bar Association Journal, Aug. 1, 2017
Charlotte School of Law not alone in facing an uncertain future
Constance Iloh, an assistant professor of higher education at the University of California at Irvine, [said] “All of these institutions, not just for-profits, need to be realistic about how many students they enroll, given the market,” she says. “And they need to be very intentional about trends in the legal profession, especially in this time when there aren’t many jobs.”

Orange County Business Journal, Aug. 15, 2017
Grants at UCI Top $375M
University of California-Irvine researchers received more than $378 million in grants and contract funding for fiscal 2016-17, the second-highest total in campus history, UCI said.

Pacific Standard, Aug. 15, 2017
How social media helped organize and radicalize America’s white supremacists
That’s the dark side of the rise of the Internet and social media, as University of California–Irvine political scientist Richard Hasen argued in a paper he posted publicly last week. … Pacific Standard talked with Hasen about how violent racists—like the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis—use online tools, and how we might curb those extremist groups without hindering free speech.

Mother Nature Network, Aug. 14, 2017
Midlife got you down? Focus on resilience
It’s important to understand why midlife is different from the time that came before it and the time after. “Its most characteristic feature is its position between a time of life with predominant growth, addition, perfection and gains and a part of life life associated with decline, restriction and losses,” writes University of California at Irvine professor Dr. Jutta Heckhausen in her widely cited book, “Adaptation and Resilience in Midlife.”

Express, Aug. 15, 2017
How to prevent your body ageing: Sticking to this diet could be the key
Paolo Sassone-Corsi, director of the Centre for Epigenetics and Metabolism at the University of California, Irvine said: “In fact, caloric restriction works by rejuvenating the biological clock in a most powerful way.”

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