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An Important Message from President Napolitano and UC Chancellors About DACA

September 12, 2017 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY We write today to share urgent news for those in our community who are in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. On September 5, the Trump administration announced it would end the DACA program, effective March 5, 2018. We strongly disagree with this decision. It threatens [...]

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Letter from President Napolitano regarding UC’s decision to sue the Trump Administration on the unlawful repeal of DACA

Letter from President Napolitano regarding UC’s decision to sue the Trump Administration on the unlawful repeal of DACA Dear Colleagues, I wanted you to be among the first to know that today the University of California has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) challenging its decision to rescind the Deferred Action [...]

In Support of Undocumented Members of Our Campus Community

    To the Anteater community: This morning, President Trump’s administration announced its plan to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, impacting the lives of an estimated 800,000 “Dreamers” across the United States. The UCI community includes hundreds of Dreamers who significantly contribute to our campus and to Orange County’s [...]

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UC President Napolitano denounces decision to end DACA program, calls on Congress to make protections permanent

September 5, 2017 University of California Office of the President Media contact: (510) 987-9200   UC President Napolitano denounces decision to end DACA program, calls on Congress to make protections permanent   University of California President Janet Napolitano, U.S. secretary of homeland security from 2009 to 2013, released the following statement today (September 5) after [...]

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UCI School of Law: Hate In A Period of Political Turmoil

Hate In A Period of Political Turmoil 2017-2018 Colloquium Series Sept. 8, 2017–April 19, 2018 UC Irvine School of Law The Center for Biotechnology & Global Health Policy’s 2017-18 Colloquium Series Hate In A Period of Political Turmoil will launch on Friday, September 8, 2017 with a special event: Charlottesville: A Defining Moment in America, A Conversation [...]

  • NSF Grant Fuels Efforts to Boost Latinos in STEM Fields

NSF Grant Fuels Efforts to Boost Latinos in STEM Fields

Education Writers Association: http://www.ewa.org/blog-latino-ed-beat/nsf-grant-fuels-efforts-boost-latinos-stem-fields August 28, 2017 Marilyn Garateix for EWA (Photo courtesy of Steve Zylius/University of California, Irvine) As part of an effort to boost the number of Latinos graduating with degrees in the STEM fields — science, technology, engineering and math — four universities will use a new federal grant to bring together [...]

NSF grant will support effort to strengthen STEM-education pathways for Latino students

UCI has received $100,000 from the National Science Foundation to fund a conference on strengthening pathways for Latino students in science, technology, engineering and math. The award comes shortly after the university’s designation as a Hispanic-serving institution by the U.S. Department of Education. As an HSI, it’s eligible for funding and grants to help support [...]

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AANAPISI Newsletter – August Edition – AANAPISI Spotlight: University of California, Irvine

At the University of California, Irvine (UCI), we acknowledge the contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in advancing our mission as a public research university proudly serving the residents of Orange County and the state of California. One of our recent major milestones was the designation in February 2017 from the U.S. Department of [...]

Yesterday’s Events in Charlottesville

  A message from Chancellor Howard Gillman   To the Anteater Community: The shocking and revolting events that unfolded in Charlottesville remind us that the despicable and violent ideology of white supremacy continues to haunt and terrorize communities across the nation. We send our condolences and heartfelt thoughts to the friends and families of those [...]

Applications now open for 2017-2018 CMSI Research Fellowship! Deadline July 31

Call for Applications: 2017-2018 CMSI Research Fellowship We are excited to announce that applications for our 2017-2018 CMSI Research Fellowship are now open! We are committed to supporting the scholarship of academics focusing their work on Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs). This one-year fellowship carries a one-time $5,000 stipend as well as travel accommodations for one [...]

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