Hal Stern on the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act

Dear campus community, The UC Office of the President issued the Native American Cultural Affiliation and Repatriation Interim Policy on July 24, 2020 to clarify the process by which all UC campuses will implement the federal Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) and California NAGPRA (CalNAGPRA). NAGPRA protects Native American graves and requires [...]

Hal Stern on the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act2021-03-31T16:51:36-07:00

2020 LEAD Planning Committee

Thank you to the 2020 LEAD Planning Committee adelí durón (co-chair) Joseph Morales (co-chair) Samantha Anderson Alex Camacho Sandra Campero Claudia Campos Jordie Conde Louis DeSipio Kevin Domínguez Doug Everhart Daniel Fabrega Michelle Foley Kimberly Macías Mariela Menéndez Veronica Ahumada Newhart Jessica Ortega Raslyn Rendon Santana Ruiz Alyssa Sanchez José Sánchez Amanda Sivgals Burt Álvaro [...]

2020 LEAD Planning Committee2021-03-31T16:47:50-07:00

A Message from Chancellor Gillman | UCI’s Commitment to Inclusion and Equity ♥ ✚

Yesterday a young white man killed eight women in three separate attacks in the Atlanta area. Six of the eight victims were Asian. There has been a long series of attacks on Asians and Asian-Americans across the nation in recent months, fueled by anti-Chinese political rhetoric during the pandemic and emblematic of long-standing discrimination that [...]

A Message from Chancellor Gillman | UCI’s Commitment to Inclusion and Equity ♥ ✚2021-03-17T14:12:06-07:00

Inclusive Excellence Term Chair Call for Nominations ★

Dear colleagues, The Inclusive Excellence Term Chair (IE Term Chair) Program is envisioned to transform UCI through research, teaching, and service aligned to the priorities of its Black Thriving Initiative. The IE Term Chair program leverages the research and capacities of the campus to broaden UCI's response to designated national imperatives. A maximum of one [...]

Inclusive Excellence Term Chair Call for Nominations ★2021-03-30T09:35:55-07:00

Message on Anti-Asian Discrimination ♥

Dear campus community, From coast to coast, Asian and Asian-American communities are experiencing an alarming number of acts of bias, prejudice and bigotry. From 2019 to 2020 alone, nearly 3,000 acts were reported. Orange County is no exception. Here the Human Rights Commission reports a 10-fold increase in anti-Asian incidents and crimes. These disturbing trends [...]

Message on Anti-Asian Discrimination ♥2021-03-17T10:35:50-07:00

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs | Bridging the Gap: Pharmacy Deserts ♥ ✚

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs Bridging the Gap: Pharmacy Deserts Access to fresh food, safe shelter and health services all support the wellbeing of communities—their absence in neighborhoods of color leads to health inequities. Over the last decade, pharmacies have closed in low-income neighborhoods and new ones have opened at more profitable [...]

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs | Bridging the Gap: Pharmacy Deserts ♥ ✚2021-03-16T13:37:20-07:00

TEEN VOGUE | COVID Anniversary Anxiety Is Real — Here’s How to Cope ✚

COVID Anniversary Anxiety Is Real — Here’s How to Cope Teen Vogue | March 12, 2021 Roxane Cohen Silver, PhD, a professor of psychological science, medicine, and public health at University of California Irvine, has led multiple studies examining the mental health impact of national disasters, and in September testified to Congress on the “cascading collective trauma” effect [...]

TEEN VOGUE | COVID Anniversary Anxiety Is Real — Here’s How to Cope ✚2021-03-17T10:49:12-07:00

LA TIMES | L.A. is primed for disaster, but COVID-19 took it to another level ♥ ✚

L.A. is primed for disaster, but COVID-19 took it to another level Denise Martinez of Costa Mesa kneels in prayer in front of the closed Huntington Beach Pier in April.(Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) LA Times | March 11, 2021 “It’s the horrendous loss of life, the horrendous loss of livelihood, [...]

LA TIMES | L.A. is primed for disaster, but COVID-19 took it to another level ♥ ✚2021-03-11T14:03:54-08:00

UC Irvine Athletics | Servant Leadership: Paula Smith ★

UC Irvine Athletics | Servant Leadership: Paula Smith February 22, 2021 In honor of Black History Month, UC Irvine Athletics would like to celebrate the service of Paula Smith and her dedication to change in college athletics.   READ MORE

UC Irvine Athletics | Servant Leadership: Paula Smith ★2021-03-10T14:56:37-08:00

UCI NEWS | UCI Receives First-gen Forward Designation ★

UCI Receives First-gen Forward Designation Campus to join effort to advance the success of first-generation students across the country UCI NEWS | March 2, 2021 UCI campus: first day of fall classes in 2019.photo: Steve Zylius/UCI UCI has joined the Center for First-generation Student Success, an initiative of NASPA–Student Affairs Administrators in Higher [...]

UCI NEWS | UCI Receives First-gen Forward Designation ★2021-03-08T10:47:27-08:00
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