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U.S. News & World Report, Jan. 10, 2017
U.S. News releases 2017 best online programs
Criminal justice (master’s): There was some movement in the online master’s programs in criminal justice rankings, which combine criminal justice and criminology programs. … The University of California, Irvine rose one spot to No. 3 this year.

USA Today, Jan. 10, 2017
U.S. News names top online bachelor’s and graduate programs
See the top picks for U.S. News’ Best Online Programs Rankings below: … Online criminal justice programs: 3. University of California, Irvine.

Orange County Business Journal, Jan, 9, 2017
Profs honored
University of California, Irvine engineering Professor Michelle Khine and Provost, Executive Vice Chancellor, and Distinguished Professor Enrique Lavernia have been named 2016 fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.

Daily Mail, Jan. 6, 2017
An end to scars? Breakthrough could heal wounds without leaving a trace
“The findings show we have a window of opportunity after wounding to influence the tissue to regenerate rather than scar”, said the study’s lead author Maksim Plikus, Ph.D., an assistant professor of developmental and cell biology at the University of California, Irvine.

Orange Coast Magazine, Jan. 10, 2017
New Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks reflects on his year as a stay-at-home dad in OC
As a guard at UC Irvine, Brooks scored 43 points during the grand opening of the Bren Events Center on Jan. 8, 1987. He was the coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder for seven seasons before he was fired in 2015, which gave him a chance to hang out at his home …. Brooks attended five NBA training camps and was a regular at UC Irvine, the only Division I program to offer him a scholarship after junior college.

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