| Apr 23, 2015
| 8:16 PM
Director's orders: Take a break from heavy drama and catch a comedy.
"Laughter is good medicine," said Eli Simon, chancellor's professor of drama at UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts. "Let's have a fun time in the theater."
He should know....
| Apr 22, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Having completed work toward his sociology degree at UC Irvine, and coming from a background of privilege, Travis Woloson might be looking forward to starting post-graduate life with a leg up.
But when asked about his projected place in the working...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 5:28 PM
"Zot! Zot! Zot!" is the battle cry of UC Irvine's mascot, Peter the Anteater. To most, it is an unfamiliar sound from an unusual animal.
But with help from the UCI men's basketball team's first appearance in the NCAA Tournament last month, Peter's on...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 3:18 PM
Hundreds of climate experts will gather from April 20 to 22 at UC Irvine to present their latest research on California's drought.
The conference, "California Drought: Causes, Consequences and Policy," invites water managers, policymakers and top...
| Apr 4, 2015
The UC Irvine student legislative council on Monday unanimously passed a resolution to commemorate the Armenian genocide and "condemn its denial."
The measure follows similar resolutions passed at UCLA and other state campuses meant to mark the 100th...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 3:06 PM
A man with a gun on the UC Irvine campus called police Tuesday to tell them where he was, officials said, but not before officials locked down the school, including the theater in which the new chancellor was being officially installed.
| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:55 PM
At 7-foot-6, UC Irvine sophomore Mamadou Ndiaye is the tallest player in NCAA men's college basketball. He has less than a month, however, to decide whether he has already hit his ceiling at the amateur level.
Ndiaye, who averaged 10.5 points, 5.1...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:52 PM
Howard Gillman was officially installed as the sixth chancellor at UC Irvine during a formal investiture ceremony Tuesday, and he outlined his vision for the 50-year-old campus.
The political scientist sketched out plans to increase the number of...
| Apr 3, 2015
I see yet another letter writer complaining about UC Irvine students banning the American flag at an American university ("Flag ban by students was absurd" March 28).
If these people would do a minimal amount of fact checking, rather than watching Fox...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 6:08 PM
A 22-year-old UC Irvine student who attended the "Beyond Wonderland" rave in San Bernardino County died after collapsing at the event, authorities said.
John Hoang Dinh Vo of San Diego went into cardiac arrest after suffering a possible seizure at the...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Thousands of elementary school students from Costa Mesa, Laguna Beach, Huntington Beach and elsewhere streamed onto the UC Irvine campus Wednesday to get a hands-on education in water conservation.
They were there for the Children's Water Education...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:51 PM
Amid the smell of popcorn and pizza, the bobbing gold and blue balloons and the blaring 5-foot projection TVs, fans of UC Irvine basketball had the jitters.
Hundreds of students and alumni crowded the Newkirk Alumni Center on campus Friday afternoon...