Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
fb-shareUniversity of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA USA

Our News on Newswise

Putting the ‘lazy eye' to work

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 16, 2020 — When University of California, Irvine neurobiologist Carey Y.L. Huh, Ph.D., set her sights on discovering more about amblyopia, she brought personal insight to her quest. As a child, Huh was diagnosed with the...
17-Jan-2020 12:20 AM EST Add to Favorites

UCI to celebrate Lunar New Year

EVENT: UCI will celebrate the upcoming Lunar New Year – heralding the Year of the Rat – with an academic discussion, multicultural entertainment, artistic demonstrations, interactive workshops, a Disney-sponsored raffle, lion and dragon parades,...
8-Jan-2020 3:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

Newswise: simulation_191210-SRZ7934sm.jpg

UCI team of researchers assess the psychological and physiological effects of augmented reality

The UCI School of Medicine, in partnership with Chenega Healthcare Services, LLC and MedCognition, was awarded a $1.2 million contract through the Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium to examine the psychological effects of augmented reality...
8-Jan-2020 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Adolescents’ view of family social standing correlates with mental health, life outcomes

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 6, 2020 — Young people’s view of their family’s social status was more strongly associated with their mental health and readiness for future education and work than how much money, education or occupational prestige their...
6-Jan-2020 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI biologists spearhead creation of Microbiome Centers Consortium

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 23, 2019 — From probing the ocean depths to deciphering human health mysteries, researchers across scientific disciplines are increasingly including microbiomes in their work. The Microbiome Centers Consortium has been...
23-Dec-2019 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Newswise: 11_Stenzel_Greenland_2014_0824_0895_-768x512.jpg

Greenland ice loss is at ‘worse-case scenario’ levels, study finds

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 19, 2019 – Greenland is losing ice mass seven times faster than in the 1990s, a pace that matches the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s high-end warming scenario – in which 400 million people would be exposed to...
19-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI-led team releases high-precision map of Antarctic ice sheet bed topography

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 12, 2019 – A University of California, Irvine-led team of glaciologists has unveiled the most accurate portrait yet of the contours of the land beneath Antarctica’s ice sheet – and, by doing so, has helped identify which...
12-Dec-2019 11:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

Alumni couple Carol and Eugene Choi to receive UCI’s Extraordinarius award

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 10, 2019 — The University of California, Irvine Alumni Association will bestow its highest honor, the Lauds & Laurels Extraordinarius award, to alumni couple Carol Choi ’85 and Eugene Choi ’86, MBA ’01, for their...
10-Dec-2019 3:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

see all news

Our YouTube Videos


Founded in 1965, University of California, Irvine is the youngest member of the prestigious Association of American Universities. The campus has produced three Nobel laureates and is known for its academic achievement, premier research, innovation and anteater mascot. Led by Chancellor Howard Gillman, UCI has more than 30,000 students and offers 192 degree programs. Located in one of the world’s safest and most economically vibrant communities, it’s Orange County’s second-largest employer, contributing $4.8 billion annually to the local economy.


  • Bryan Cunningham

    Executive Director, UCI Cybersecurity Policy & Res



Annabel Adams
Associate Dir., Strategic Comms

Brian Bell
communications officer
physical sciences, engineering, computer sciences


Karen Blurton


Pat Harriman
communications officer


Anna Iliff
communications officer
Internal communicatons


Donna Mumford
Senior Executive Director, Advancement Mentoring and Counseling

(949) 824-6418

John Murray
Public Information Officer, UCI Health
medicine health


Oksana Nyshta
Grant Coordinator

Roy Rivenburg
Senior writer


Tom Vasich
Director of Research Communications


Anne Warde
Director, Communications and Public Relations


Lisa Winter
content manager


Twitter twitter-icon

Chat now!