UCI News

The Daily Pilot, Oct. 4, 2016
This Newport Beach doctor’s work has changed pediatric care throughout the world
Dr. Zeev Kain …. is a professor at both Yale and UC Irvine … and, as executive director of the UCI Center on Stress & Health, he has pioneered research and techniques that have made him an internationally renowned expert and sought-after speaker.

WBUR, Oct. 4, 2016
The Supreme Court at large in an election year
Who will shape the new majority − Trump or Clinton?  This hour On Point, the Supreme Court after 2016. … Guests: Joan Biskupic, legal affairs editor at Reuters. Visting law professor at the University of California, Irvine. CNN legal analyst. Supreme Court biographer ….

Dance Magazine, Oct. 4, 2016
Westward ho: Is California raiding NYC for its dance professors?
Maybe I’m paranoid, but it seems like the California universities are stealing our East Cost treasures. … Lar Lubovitch, a 2016 Dance Magazine Awardee, has been offered a spot on the faculty of UC Irvine. Besides being an internationally award-winning choreographer, Lubovitch has had a profound effect on dance educators. 

The Decision Lab, Sept. 2016
Drone policy (1/3): Reducing the human cost
Jared Celniker, a first-year Ph.D. student in social psychology at the University of California, Irvine, [writes]: There are many factors that shape America’s drone policy, most notably political and economic concerns, but a social psychological perspective offers another way to understand and potentially address some of the failures of drone policy.

Good Housekeeping, Oct. 4, 2016
7 ways to protect your brain against aging
“It is clear that there is an association between chronic stress and negative outcomes for brain aging,” says Michael Yassa, associate professor at Center for the Neurobiology of Learning & Memory, University of California, Irvine. … “Sleep is also critical for maintaining brain health,” explains Professor Yassa.

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