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Designing Solutions For Poverty Competition: Students Compete For $20,000 Grand Prize

Designing Solutions For Poverty Competition: Students Compete For $20,000 Grand Prize

Student entrepreneurs from all over Orange County, who have developed business ideas that will make a difference to alleviate poverty, compete for funding and mentorship.    Irvine, Calif., April. 24th, 2017. Nine semi-finalist entrepreneur teams from University of California Irvine and the wider Orange County community will compete on May […]

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2017 Celebration of Teaching Awards Spotlights Anteater Excellence in the DUE Community

2017 Celebration of Teaching Awards Spotlights Anteater Excellence in the DUE Community

2017’s Celebration of Teaching Awards reaffirms UCI’s passionate dedication to excellence in undergraduate teaching — click here to join your host the Center for Engaged Instruction for a beautiful ceremony, and afterwards for a light dessert reception! As part of the Department of Undergraduate Education, OVPTL tries to highlight the […]

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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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