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U.S. News & World Report, Sept. 13, 2020
Explore the 2021 best National Universities
35 (tie). University of California, Irvine
Total undergraduate enrollment: 30,382
2020-2021 tuition and fees: $13,932 (in-state), $43,686 (out-of-state)
Regular decision application deadline: Nov. 30
More about the University of California, Irvine.
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Forbes, Sept. 14, 2020
U.S. News releases its best college rankings for 2021
U.S. News & World Report released its 2021 Best Colleges rankings today, featuring rankings of more than 1,400 colleges and universities that grant baccalaureate degrees. It’s the 36th year for the rankings, a testament not only to its unusual longevity but also its outsized influence for students, families and the general public. … Top performers on social mobility … 2. University of California, Irvine.

KCUR 89.3, Sept. 14, 2020 (Audio)
From 9/11 To George Floyd’s death, tragedies have more impact when images tell the story
It’s been 19 years since planes struck the World Trade Center in New York City, more than three months since the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis and about six months since the first case of the novel coronavirus was confirmed in the Kansas City area. Today we are talking about the power of images to capture history and tell our stories and also about the impact that those images can have on us … [Guests] Roxane Cohen Silver, professor of psychological science, medicine and public health at the University of California, Irvine ….

Slate, Sept. 14, 2020
Even college esports are facing challenges in the pandemic
Mark Deppe, director of esports at the University of California, Irvine, lamented that the pandemic had forced the shuttering of the school’s 3,500-square-foot esport facility, one of the finest in the nation. “Not having that arena that we invested in to show off is sad,” Deppe told Inside Higher Ed. “Then there’s the lost camaraderie. I can’t underscore that enough.”

Orange County Business Journal, Sept. 14, 2020
Anaheim luxe hotel opens to new landscape
The 400-room Monarch Beach Resort has highlighted its partnership with the University of California, Irvine to mitigate COVID-19 fears with potential guests. “As the only program in public health in Orange County, we have an obligation to assist our community,” said Karen Edwards, professor and chair of epidemiology at UCI and the lead faculty member for the project. UCI said it has additional consultation agreements with other OC businesses in the works. “I think there’s a gap in this area for us to step up and offer these types of services. This has the potential to have a major positive impact,” Edwards said. Subscription required, you can request an electronic copy of the article by sending an email to communications@uci.edu.]

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