| Aug 22, 2015
| 4:02 PM
The Irvine Police Department will have one officer dedicated to the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force as part of its partnership with the group, according to an announcement Wednesday.
The Orange County district attorney's office, Community...
| Aug 7, 2015
| 5:23 PM
Syed Ali Jafar, a UC Irvine professor of electrical engineering and computer science, recently won the 2015 Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists in physical sciences and engineering.
As one of three winners chosen from among 300 candidates from...
| Aug 13, 2015
While others pursue dance to become professional performers, UC Irvine student Irishia Hubbard has another goal in mind — to become a teacher.
She and Nicole Rivor, who graduated from UC Irvine in June, teamed up in late May to co-found Shining...
| Aug 12, 2015
Clayton Garrison, stage director, theater professor and inaugural dean of the school of fine arts at UC Irvine, died July 27. He was 93.
The university's founding chancellor, Daniel G. Aldrich Jr., invited Garrison to create the school in 1964, luring...
| Aug 14, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Three workers at UC Irvine were sent to a hospital as a precaution after becoming ill from a foul odor early Friday in a campus laboratory.
The odor surfaced on the third floor of a biochemistry building at 517 Biological Court, according to Orange...
| Aug 6, 2015
| 10:04 AM
This fall, students applying to UC schools will have the option to self-identify among six different gender identities on undergraduate admissions forms.
The options on the application are now male, female, trans male, trans female, gender queer/...
| Jul 29, 2015
| 5:40 PM
Community Animal Network has pre-veterinarian student interns from UC Irvine and community colleges that aspire to be accepted into veterinary schools.
Donations to Community Animal Network provide for treatments, procedures and surgeries to local...
| Jul 24, 2015
| 4:56 PM
UC Irvine professor Greg J. Duncan has devoted his career to answering some of the most critical questions facing our society today:
• How greatly does poverty affect a child's future prospects?
• To what extent does it influence educational...
| Jul 31, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Lyman Porter, a former dean of the UC Irvine Graduate School of Management (now known as the Paul Merage School of Business) died July 2 in Newport Beach, the university announced. He was 85.
Porter, born in 1930 in Lafayette, Ind., graduated from...
| Aug 1, 2015
| 9:02 PM
Austin Amaya and Kyle de Silva are best friends. They're both 20. They play golf. They even like to eat the same meal for breakfast.
The two almost finished with identical scores during the first day of the two-day Costa Mesa City Championship at...
| Jul 15, 2015
| 10:48 PM
Dreason Barry, a former UC Irvine standout and Anteaters assistant, has been named the head coach of the Concordia men's and women's water polo programs, the university announced Wednesday.
Barry becomes the third head coach in men's program history and...
| Jul 17, 2015
| 6:35 PM
The Big West Conference recognized 41 UC Irvine student-athletes on the 2014-15 Big West Academic All-Conference Team for winter and spring sports.
A total of 421 student-athletes from the nine member institutions were honored by the Big West in the...