DACA Ruling in Texas – We Are Inextricably Bound Together as Members of the UCI Community ♥ ✚

Dear campus community, Last Friday, a federal judge in Texas ruled that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program is unlawful, halting the program's ability to accept new applicants. While this is very concerning, please understand that many actions are in motion to preserve DACA. The Biden Administration will file an appeal, which could [...]

DACA Ruling in Texas – We Are Inextricably Bound Together as Members of the UCI Community ♥ ✚2021-07-20T11:44:56-07:00

THE CHRONICLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION | The Far Right’s College Crusade ★

The Far Right’s College Crusade How extremists are infiltrating — and fracturing — campus Republican groups. The Chronicle of Higher Education | By Eric Kelderman | June 28, 2021   “I’m going to talk about the issues, how we’re going to implement them and how we’re going to change them,” says Gandall, 23, a former president [...]

THE CHRONICLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION | The Far Right’s College Crusade ★2021-06-29T09:10:11-07:00

Resurgence of Anti-Semitism ♥

Dear campus community, Last month the country witnessed a resurgence of attacks on Jewish Americans. Assailants in the Beverly Grove neighborhood of Los Angeles set upon two diners. In the Fairfax district, a driver chased an Orthodox Jewish man before he found refuge in a synagogue. In New York's Times Square, a mob attacked an [...]

Resurgence of Anti-Semitism ♥2021-06-03T11:47:05-07:00

Combatting Online Extremism: Join us for a free 5-session online training ♥

Combatting Online Extremism: Join us for a free 5-session online training Join Orange County Human Relations (OCHR) and the University of California, Irvine (UCI) for a five-part, free online training that will offer tools and resources for how to combat online extremism. Using modules developed as part of UC Irvine’s Confronting Digital Extremism initiative, UCI [...]

Combatting Online Extremism: Join us for a free 5-session online training ♥2021-06-02T15:32:11-07:00

A Message from the Law School | Community Statement on Chauvin Verdict ♥

Community Statement on Chauvin Verdict 04-20-2021 Dear Law School Community, Over the last few weeks, we have endured the trial of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, even as we have confronted new instances of police violence against Black and brown people in the U.S. Many of the bystanders who witnessed the murder of George Floyd [...]

A Message from the Law School | Community Statement on Chauvin Verdict ♥2021-04-23T08:56:56-07:00

Statement on the April 15 FedEx Facility Shooting in Indianapolis, Indiana ♥

Dear campus community, As members of the UCI campus community, we grieve the loss of life in recent mass shootings. All are tragic. In this statement we call attention to the shooting that took place in Indianapolis, Indiana on Thursday, April 15, 2021. The Indiana community lost Matthew R. Alexander (32), Samaria Blackwell (19), Amarjeet [...]

Statement on the April 15 FedEx Facility Shooting in Indianapolis, Indiana ♥2021-04-22T12:34:10-07:00

A Message from President Drake | UC commends Chauvin murder trial verdict ♥ ★

University of California President Michael V. Drake, M.D., and UC Board of Regents Chair John A. Pérez released the following statement today (April 20) regarding the Chauvin trial verdict: As the prosecution made abundantly clear, Derek Chauvin grossly and maliciously overstepped his duties as a police officer when he killed George Floyd. The jury confirmed [...]

A Message from President Drake | UC commends Chauvin murder trial verdict ♥ ★2021-04-23T10:31:29-07:00

A Message from Assistant Vice Chancellor Rameen Talesh | Chauvin Guilty Verdict & Campus Resources ♥ ✚

Dear Anteaters, Today we learned the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial on the murder of George Floyd. After a lengthy trial, the jury was swift in their decision to find Chauvin guilty and we can rest in the knowledge that, in this case, justice has been served. It has been almost a year since [...]

A Message from Assistant Vice Chancellor Rameen Talesh | Chauvin Guilty Verdict & Campus Resources ♥ ✚2021-04-20T20:59:39-07:00

A Message from Chancellor Gillman | Today’s Guilty Verdict in the Chauvin Trial ♥

A year ago, after we had all seen the video of George Floyd’s killing, I wrote to all of you, saying that “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 [...]

A Message from Chancellor Gillman | Today’s Guilty Verdict in the Chauvin Trial ♥2021-04-20T20:52:28-07:00

Daunte Wright – A Death in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota ♥ ★ ✚

Dear campus community, Daunte Wright joins a lengthening and disheartening list of unarmed Black people who have been killed in police custody. The time and place may be different, but the conclusion is the same: another life is taken. This loss, like others, ripples through an ocean of grieving families, friends and communities. The survivors [...]

Daunte Wright – A Death in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota ♥ ★ ✚2021-04-16T12:37:29-07:00
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