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UC Irvine to host ‘conversations across the divide’ during its Year of Free Speech

Free speech and academic freedom are foundational matters that drive the important discourse and learning that take place on a college campus.
2-Oct-2023 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UCI launches innovative initiative to address diabetes in the Latinx community

Orange, Calif. — The University of California, Irvine has launched an initiative to address the toll diabetes takes on Orange County’s Latinx community and ensure greater well-being for a population that is disproportionately affected by the...
29-Sep-2023 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UC Irvine political scientists comment on government shutdown

With government funding slated to run out on Sept. 30, two political scientists from the University of California, Irvine – Matthew Beckmann and Louis DeSipio – are sharing comments on the cause and potential impact of a government shutdown.
29-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UC Irvine named one of CIRM’s cell and gene therapy manufacturing facilities

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 28, 2023 — With a two-year, $2 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the University of California, Irvine has earned membership in CIRM’s Cell and Gene Therapy Manufacturing Network.
28-Sep-2023 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UC Irvine scientists reveal what fuels wildfires in Sierra Nevada Mountains

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 25, 2023 — Wildfires in California, exacerbated by human-driven climate change, are getting more severe. To better manage them, there’s a growing need to know exactly what fuels the blazes after they ignite.
25-Sep-2023 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Dr. Federico Vaca to lead Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 25, 2023 —University of California, Irvine emergency medicine physician Federico Vaca, one of the nation’s leading researchers on motor vehicle crash injuries and prevention, has been named president of the Association for...
25-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

National Academies report identifies ways to reduce intergenerational poverty in US

Irvine, Calif., Sept. 25, 2023 — A report released Thursday, Sept. 21, by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine identifies evidence-based programs and policies, such as increased K-12 spending for school districts serving...
25-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UCI Division of Continuing Education welcomes Krissyvan Truong as new associate dean

Irvine, Calif., September 20, 2023 – UCI Division of Continuing Education (UCI DCE) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Krissyvan Truong as its new associate dean.
20-Sep-2023 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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