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UCI Joins Alliance to Expand Opportunities For Low-income Students

UCI Joins Alliance to Expand Opportunities For Low-income Students

American Talent Initiative aims to educate 50,000 of them at colleges with best graduation rates by 2025 Irvine, Calif., April 25, 2017 — The University of California, Irvine is aligning with 67 of the nation’s top colleges and universities to substantially increase the number of talented low- and moderate-income students […]

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First Course of its Kind: An Interdisciplinary Online Undergraduate Course on Poverty Taught by Expert Faculty Throughout the UC System

First Course of its Kind: An Interdisciplinary Online Undergraduate Course on Poverty Taught by Expert Faculty Throughout the UC System

Poverty is one of the most complex and pressing issues of our time. To help prepare students to think critically about the subject, the UCI Blum Center for Poverty Alleviation in partnership with the Center for Instructional Design and UCI Media, has successfully developed and launched a new interdisciplinary online […]

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Donald Dabdub Discusses his Prestigious American Association of Aerosol Research Fellowship

Donald Dabdub Discusses his Prestigious American Association of Aerosol Research Fellowship

The American Association of Aerosol Research (AAAR) is an international organization that promotes and communicates technical advances in the field of aerosol research, and includes professionals and students from academia, government and industry in the areas of pollution, industrial hygiene, atmospheric sciences, clean room technology and nuclear safety. Donald Dabdub, […]

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What Matters to Me and Why: Michael Dennin

What Matters to Me and Why: Michael Dennin

On Wednesday, March 8th, Dean and Vice Provost of Teaching and Learning, Michael Dennin revealed a side of himself UCI has never seen before. In this heartfelt series focused on fostering a closer, more intimate community at UCI, Dennin revealed the reason why he is always happy, even in times […]

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University of California, Irvine is Named CollegeNET Social Mobility Innovator for 2017

University of California, Irvine is Named CollegeNET Social Mobility Innovator for 2017

With an Undergraduate Enrollment of Approximately 24,500, UC Irvine Offers Low-Income Students a Unique, Personalized and Scalable Support System That Makes College Affordable, Advances Economic Opportunity and Helps Restore the Promise of the American Dream Leading Public Research University Ranks Among the Top 20 Schools on CollegeNET’s Social Mobility Index […]

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WHAT’S A MAJOR and How do I Choose One?

WHAT’S A MAJOR and How do I Choose One?

By Kimberly Ayala, Director of Undecided/Undeclared Advising, UC Irvine A MAJOR is a field of study which represents your principle academic interest. A MINOR is a secondary area of academic interest, usually with half as many requirements. Prerequisite A course that must be taken prior to enrollment in another course. […]

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Summer Session Helps Students Save

Summer Session Helps Students Save

Summertime used to be a time to relax, take a  vacation, and de-stress from daily life. However, if history repeats itself, approximately 44% of UCI students will exchange some of their summer fun for more time spent learning. Aside from anteaters being overachievers, part of the reason might be due […]

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6 Steps To Help You Achieve Boothing Success at UCI

6 Steps To Help You Achieve Boothing Success at UCI

With over 20,000 students milling around you, buzzing to and from over 200 booths, the Anteater Involvement Fair can get a bit overwhelming. Looking at all these people, you may be tempted to ask yourself, “What’s the game plan? What can my team do to get the most out of […]

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