UCI News

Bloomberg, Oct. 14, 2015
UCI aims to connect academics with business
A young entrepreneur has an idea. But could it become a viable business? Providing space to discover whether such proposals have potential is the aim of UC Irvine’s Cove, a newly launched 31,000-square-foot shared workspace in University Research Park.

Orange County Business Journal, Oct. 13, 2014
The name game at Montage; Gillman shows for Cove
Impressive formal opener last week for The Cove, a project of UCI’s Institute for Innovation at University Research Park, where the presence of Chancellor Howard Gillman ensured that several hundred visitors got a clear impression of the school’s rekindled commitment to connecting its vaunted research capacity to the potential of OC’s community of business ….

Yahoo! Finance, Oct. 14, 2015
Ivy League schools hate these college rankings
Here’s a list of the top 10 schools in CollegeNet’s social-mobility index, along with the rankings assigned to the same schools by another prominent college ranker, U.S. News & World Report: 4. University of California, Irvine.

KCET, Oct. 14, 2015
The roots of radical art at University of California, Irvine
Created in 1965, in politically conservative Orange County, the University of California, Irvine’s art department rapidly became a daunting force in the advancement of radical performance and conceptual art.

PBS, Oct. 8, 2015
Messing with reality
“The Brain with Dr. David Eagleman” PBS science series … UC Irvine cognitive science professor Alyssa Brewer is featured.

Newsweek, Oct. 14, 2015
Illegal immigration: Myths, half-truths and a hole in Trump’s wall
Rubén Rumbaut, a professor of sociology at the University of California, Irvine, noted in a 2007 report for the Immigration Policy Center … that even though the number of undocumented immigrants doubled from 1994 to the record level of 12 million in 2007, the violent crime rate in America dropped 34 percent, and the property crime rate fell 26 percent.