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Campuswide Honors Program (CHP) Welcomes Councilwoman and Former Mayor of Newport Beach, Diane Dixon

The Campuswide Honors Program (CHP) welcomed councilwoman and former mayor of Newport Beach, Diane Dixon to share her personal story and professional trajectory with honors students during this month’s Lunch with Leadership event.  The quarterly series provides CHP students the opportunity to enjoy an intimate hosted lunch and engage in discussion with an established leader[…]

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Reporting Fairly in an Era of Fake News with NPR’s David Folkenflik

The Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication (Writing Center) hosted “Reporting Fairly in an Era of Fake News”, a Master Class with NPR Media Correspondent David Folkenflik, in conjunction with The Literary Journalism Program and the Forum for the Academy and the Public, on Thursday April 27th. Students, faculty, staff, and community members had[…]

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Call for Proposals for Freshman Seminars 2017-2018

Great news! The Association of American Colleges and Universities identifies freshman seminar experiences as a high impact educational practice providing benefits to many college students including those in traditional underserved groups.  UCI’s Freshman Seminar Program is hosted by the Division of Undergraduate Education and offers seminars for new freshmen every quarter. We are asking for[…]

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Blum Center Launch: Global Poverty and Inequality

The Blum Center for Poverty Alleviation hosted a launch party/informal coffee hour Friday, November 4, 2016 from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM at the Global Viewpoint Lounge to help UCI undergraduates, faculty, and staff learn about their new course PP&D 115: Global Poverty and Inequality in the 21st Century. As everyone walked in, we were[…]

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