Events

UROP Research Abroad Fellowship:   Meaningful Advancements while Studying Abroad

UROP Research Abroad Fellowship: Meaningful Advancements while Studying Abroad

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP), in coordination with the Study Abroad Center, launched the UROP Research Abroad Fellowship. This fellowship recognizes research or creative projects conducted abroad by UCI undergraduates under the guidance of UCI faculty, or projects resulting directly from an undergraduate’s experience abroad.  We are pleased that […]

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Diversity and Inclusion: Conversations with the Vice Provost

Diversity and Inclusion: Conversations with the Vice Provost

Dean and Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning, Michael Dennin was joined by Professor of History and Vice Provost for Academic Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, Doug Haynes in the first installment of a series titled “Conversations with the Vice Provost.” In this episode, Dean Dennin and Professor Haynes discuss what […]

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OVPTL’s September Social Media Brunch

OVPTL’s September Social Media Brunch

“Even individuals who are not tied to marketing or departmental Social Media will learn a lot about personal and professional branding. Truly exceptional content.” “Today’s topics were particularly relevant to our unit’s needs, so it was a very useful session for me with a good variety of general and specific […]

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Communicating Culture through Social Media, over Brunch

Communicating Culture through Social Media, over Brunch

“The Social Media Brunch was fun, engaging and exciting learning experience. I look forward to the next one.” – Gloria Simpson, Program Manager, International Studies, Institute for International, Global & Regional Studies (IIGaRS) “The Social Media Brunch was so much more than I was expecting! My colleagues and I left […]

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Anteaters Learn at Social Media Brunch

Anteaters Learn at Social Media Brunch

Social Media can be overwhelming. The good news is that there are best practices to make managing Social Media more manageable. With increased importance of online visibility for UCI departments and divisions, The Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning (OVPTL) is creating workshops for UCI departments to […]

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DUE Sponsors Ideas Worth Spreading

DUE Sponsors Ideas Worth Spreading

The Division of Undergraduate Education was happy to support this year’s TEDxUCIrvine event. Held at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts Samueli Theater, a full house gathered to listen and learn from experts about Core Conversations. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. […]

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program 2016 Symposium

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program 2016 Symposium

On May 20th, the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) held its 23rd Annual Symposium. The daylong event featured over 700 projects completed collaboratively or individually by over 1000 individual students across all disciplines represented at UCI. The Symposium provides an opportunity for undergraduates from all disciplines to present their research […]

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OVPTL Learning Assistants Pilot Deemed a Success

OVPTL Learning Assistants Pilot Deemed a Success

LARC and the Office of the Vice Provost of Teaching and Learning are pleased to share preliminary results of this year’s Learning Assistant pilot program. What are LAs? Learning Assistants are undergraduate students who are trained to help transform undergraduate courses to include small groups of students articulating, defending and […]

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The Blum Center For Poverty Alleviation held the 2nd part of the two-part conference on Global Security at UC Irvine on May 5-6

The Blum Center For Poverty Alleviation held the 2nd part of the two-part conference on Global Security at UC Irvine on May 5-6

The Blum Center For Poverty Alleviation held the 2nd part of the two-part conference on Global Security at UC Irvine on May 5-6. Focusing on topics relating to food security, sustainability, and development, the conference featured speakers such as Janet Napolitano, Nora Gilbert, and Paula Daniels. Dr. Wendy Slusser from […]

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