A message from Chancellor Howard Gillman | U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ♥ ★ ✚

A Message from Chancellor Howard Gillman To the Anteater community: Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a decision that, for the time being, upholds Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA is an executive order from the Obama administration that allows employment eligibility and deferment from deportation to people who were brought into the [...]

A message from Chancellor Howard Gillman | U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ♥ ★ ✚2020-06-19T09:55:04-07:00

Inclusive Excellence and the UCI Police Department ♥ ★ ✚

To the Anteater community: We are writing to announce several actions to further align the UCI Police Department with our commitment to inclusive excellence and confronting anti-Black racism. This commitment is grounded in a community where all expect equity, support diversity, practice inclusion and honor free speech. Realizing this commitment mandates a campus police department [...]

Inclusive Excellence and the UCI Police Department ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-09T13:38:36-07:00

A message from President Napolitano to the UC community about George Floyd’s death and related protests ♥ ★ ✚

To the University of California community: I write to share with you the statement of my outrage over the senseless and tragic death of George Floyd in Minnesota, and the many Black lives lost before him. Like many of you, I am incensed over the continued brutality against people of color in communities across the [...]

A message from President Napolitano to the UC community about George Floyd’s death and related protests ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-09T13:40:53-07:00

In Support of the African American Community ♥ ★ ✚

Dear UCI Community: We watched with shock and horror the video of a white policeman callously, even casually, kneeling on the neck of an unarmed and unresisting black man until that man was dead, while other policemen stood by and watched.  This brutal and racist act was like something out of Mississippi during Jim Crow, [...]

In Support of the African American Community ♥ ★ ✚2020-07-09T13:40:53-07:00

A Message for the DECADE Community on Behalf of Graduate Dean Gillian Hayes ♥★✚

Dear DECADE mentors and DECADE student community, I am writing to  you today with a heavy heart and a humble request for your help in supporting our many students, post-docs, faculty, and staff who are struggling right now. As if 2020 wasn’t hard enough, this past week has pushed many past our limits. We [...]

A Message for the DECADE Community on Behalf of Graduate Dean Gillian Hayes ♥★✚2020-07-09T13:40:53-07:00

Challenging Anti-Asian Racism and Xenophobia during COVID-19 ♥ ✚

<< Back to Perspectives/Confronting Extremism Events Learning outcomes of the Webinar: Address the current state of Anti-Asian racism Discuss the historical relevance and context Explore different opportunities for all of us to practice allyship Resources: Land Acknowledgement + Support Indigenous Communities Which indigenous land are you on? Find [...]

Challenging Anti-Asian Racism and Xenophobia during COVID-19 ♥ ✚2020-06-04T13:30:19-07:00

Recognizing Mentorship and Achievement at UCI ♥ ★

Dear Campus Community This spring quarter is like no other. COVID-19 has demanded more from each of us than we imagined at the start of 2020. Greater courage in the face of uncertainty; will to adjust to new learning and working conditions; and faith in the indomitable human spirit to rise to new challenges. These [...]

Recognizing Mentorship and Achievement at UCI ♥ ★2020-05-29T11:05:58-07:00

Dr. Sora Han Receives 2nd Annual Frances Leslie DECADE Mentor Excellence Award ♥ ★

Dr. Sora Han, Associate Professor in the Department of Criminology, Law and Society (CLS), the School of Law, and the Department of African American Studies, and the Director of the PhD Program in Culture and Theory in the School of Humanities, is the 2020 recipient of the Frances M. Leslie DECADE Mentor Excellence Award. Among [...]

Dr. Sora Han Receives 2nd Annual Frances Leslie DECADE Mentor Excellence Award ♥ ★2020-05-19T16:36:44-07:00

6 UCI Scholars – AANAPISI Scholarship Program ★

As part of an ongoing partnership with APIA Scholars, 6 UCI students received AANAPISI Scholarship Program awards in AY 19-20, totaling $22,500.  To date, UCI students have been awarded $57,500 through this program (AY 17-18, 18-19, and 19-20).

6 UCI Scholars – AANAPISI Scholarship Program ★2020-05-18T12:51:34-07:00