Category: DUE_news

UCI Student Earns Prestigious Key into Public Service Scholarship

The Office of the Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning, the UCI Scholarship Opportunities Program, and the UCI chapter of the Phi Beta Kappa Society are pleased to announce that third-year student Karishma Muthukumar has been named a 2021 Key into Public Service Scholar! With over 800 applicants, Muthukumar is one of just 20 students[…]

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The Futures of Higher Education Festival

We are pleased to announce a call for panels, events, workshops, or other creative and innovative forums for THE FUTURES OF HIGHER EDUCATION FESTIVAL.  Students: please see below for a special invitation to apply for a limited number of scholarships to help you participate. This festival both celebrates our return to campus and serves as an[…]

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Mind Your Mental Health: A Closer Look at Loneliness with Dr. Christine Catipon

If this past year has taught me anything, it’s how important it is to care for our mental health. While COVID has changed many facets of our lives, one of the positives to come out of the pandemic is our collective willingness to be candid about our mental health and the difficulties that we’ve been[…]

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Mind Your Mental Health: Breaking Down Lack of Motivation with Dr. Ylena Shayne

  If this past year has taught me anything, it’s how important it is to care for our mental health. While COVID has changed many facets of our lives, one of the positives to come out of the pandemic is our collective willingness to be candid about our mental health and the difficulties that we’ve[…]

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Mind Your Mental Health: Discussing Anxiety with Dr. Katie Ohene

If this past year has taught me anything, it’s how important it is to care for our mental health. While COVID has changed many facets of our lives, one of the positives to come out of the pandemic is our collective willingness to be candid about our mental health and the difficulties that we’ve been[…]

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Mind Your Mental Health: Understanding Sleep Deprivation with Dr. Katie Ohene

If this past year has taught me anything, it’s how important it is to care for our mental health. While COVID has changed many facets of our lives, one of the positives to come out of the pandemic is our collective willingness to be candid about our mental health and the difficulties that we’ve been[…]

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UCI Esports and Army ROTC Program Participate in Cross-Training Event

At first glance, there seems to be very few similarities between esports and the U.S. military. One is born of 21st century technology, an exciting showcase of fantastical characters, special abilities, and fierce competition across digital arenas and battlegrounds. The other is as old as the country itself, with a rich history of tradition, honor,[…]

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Your Impact at UCI: Supporting SSI

Every year, Student Success Initiatives (SSI) offers programs, services, and resources that support UCI’s diverse student body. As a unit, we are committed to creating equitable and inclusive environments for students of all backgrounds. In addition to helping our students with academic achievement and professional development, we also help them build communities of support. Because[…]

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All in the Family: Restaurateur Ed Lee Talks Success and Family

The UCI Leadership Series is dedicated to amplifying the stories and voices that have historically been missing from the leadership and entrepreneurship conversation. In this latest installment, we highlight Ed Lee, co-founder of Wahoo’s Fish Taco, about the experience of starting a family business. Like many children of Asian immigrant parents, Ed Lee was expected[…]

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SSI Announces Stand-Alone Transfer Student Center

As UCI prepares to welcome students back for Fall 2021, there are many exciting developments taking place on campus. One of the changes that students can look forward to is the reestablishment of the Transfer Student Center (TSC) as a stand-alone center. Previously housed within Student Success Initiatives (SSI) as the Transfer Student Hub, the[…]

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