Introducing UCI Confronting Extremism

To: All faculty, staff and students From: Chancellor Howard Gillman and Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor Enrique Lavernia Subject: Introducing UCI Confronting Extremism Distribution date: Oct. 24, 2017 To the Anteater community: The world is changing. In recent years and months, we have seen increasing displays of hate, violence and unrest entrenched in extremism. While [...]

Introducing UCI Confronting Extremism2017-10-23T16:34:53-07:00

Does Disruption Violate Free Speech?

The Chronicle of Higher Education October 17, 2017 By Howard Gillman and Erwin Chemerinsky http://www.chronicle.com/article/Does-Disruption-Violate-Free/241470   Does Disruption Violate Free Speech? When student protesters prevented President Michael H. Schill of the University of Oregon from delivering his State of the University speech this month, the group explained, "Free speech is the right of individuals and [...]

Does Disruption Violate Free Speech?2017-10-20T16:54:44-07:00

Campus Posting

Dear campus community, This fall, UCI and other campuses have been subjected to unauthorized poster distribution by external organizations unaffiliated with the University of California. The posters were removed because they violated posting policy on campus property. The content of these unauthorized posters was troubling. They targeted students, faculty and administrators by name and/or caricature. [...]

Campus Posting2017-10-18T18:30:58-07:00

UCI Launches Center for Jewish Studies

UCI launches Center for Jewish Studies Multidisciplinary hub aims to advance research, engage public on October 16, 2017 Irvine, Calif., Oct. 16, 2017 – A new Center for Jewish Studies at the University of California, Irvine will bring together faculty, students, visiting scholars and members of the public interested in exploring Judaism. Led by Matthias [...]

UCI Launches Center for Jewish Studies2017-10-16T16:15:40-07:00

Renowned female marathon runners to speak on empowerment at UCI

EVENT: UCI will host a presentation called “Running for Her Life: How Kathrine Switzer and Elizabeth Gray Broke Barriers, Created Social Progress & Found Empowerment Through Running,” in which the two women share their inspirational stories. A reception and book signing will follow. WHEN/WHERE: 3-6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, in the Student Center’s Crystal Cove [...]

Renowned female marathon runners to speak on empowerment at UCI2017-10-09T10:15:48-07:00