UCI News

The New York Review of Books, June 7, 2018
Brave Spaces
Free Speech on Campus, by …. two university administrators, Erwin Chemerinsky … and Howard Gillman (chancellor of the University of California at Irvine), [says], “Campuses cannot censor or punish the expression of ideas, or allow intimidation or disruption of those who are expressing ideas, without undermining their core function of promoting inquiry, discovery, and the dissemination of new knowledge.”

KPCC, May 30, 2018
In light of LAPD investigation, we examine what constitutes ‘assault’ in Tyndall case
Michele Goodwin, chancellor’s professor of law at UC Irvine, [says], “This case will depend significantly on what witnesses were able to see … but I would also include the voice of the women, who experience these things.

Daily Pilot, June 7, 2018
Around Town: 33 students receive scholarships at Save Our Youth awards night
UC Irvine recently became the fourth campus worldwide to receive a “platinum” rating through the Assn. for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System. … “This represents an important environmental stewardship milestone for the University of California and reflects the collaborative efforts of many engaged and committed people across the UCI campus,” Wendell Brase, associate chancellor for sustainability, said in a statement. [Subscription required, you can request an electronic copy of the article by sending an email to communications@uci.edu.]

Indy 100, June 7, 2018
Women who wear makeup at work are getting paid more, according to study
Sociologists [UCI alumna] Jaclyn Wong and [UCI Associate Professor of sociology] Andrew Penner collected data from more than 14,000 employees and found that there is a link between income and effort-based attractiveness.

Orange County Register, June 8, 2018
Where to see Shakespeare in Southern California this summer
New Swan Shakespeare Festival, July 6-Aug. 31: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, July 5-Sept. 1: “The Winter’s Tale”, UCI drama professor Eli Simon was instrumental in creating a charming portable outdoor in-the-round venue that’s perfect for intimate productions of Shakespeare. UCI campus, Inner Ring Road, Irvine. ewswanshakespeare.com. [Subscription required, you can request an electronic copy of the article by sending an email to communications@uci.edu.]

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