Reminder to Vote on or before June 7 Dear colleagues, On Tuesday, June 7, voters across California will have the opportunity to cast ballots in the 2022 primary election. I encourage you to take part in the election and make your voice heard. In-person voting Although the deadline to register online for this
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Dean, Division of Continuing Education Dear colleagues, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Kristine M. Collins as Dean, Division of Continuing Education, effective August 22, 2022. Since January 2022, Dean Collins has served as Vice President of University Partnerships at Circuit Stream Inc., a virtual reality education start-up focused on delivering
Bridging the Gap: Maximizing Effective Communication with International Teaching Assistants Transitioning from student to teaching assistant can be challenging enough for graduate students, but additional issues face international students entering this role. This student and faculty panel will discuss the specific challenges and offer advice and perspective to faculty supervising international teaching assistants.
Call for Nominations - Inclusive Excellence Professors Dear colleagues, This is a call for nominations to appoint Inclusive Excellence Professors to serve UCI faculty, supported by a grant for Advancing Faculty Diversity from the UC Office of the President (PIs: Professors Ilona Yim and Nina Bandelj). Inclusive Excellence Professors will work as advisors
Confronting Extremism Funding Opportunity - Due June 24 Dear campus community, The Office of Inclusive Excellence invites proposals on "Confronting Extremism through Community, Thriving and Wellness" as part of the Confronting Extremism Program. This funding opportunity is open to Senate faculty and to directors of student resource centers at UCI. The deadline for
The Status of Cannabis Research: A Pan-American Perspective 11 a.m.-12 p.m., May 12 Join UCI's Director for the Study of Cannabis, Daniele Piomelli, in a Zoom moderated discussion about the state of cannabis research across the Americas. Cannabis researchers from Peru, Uruguay, Mexico and Canada will highlight current research trends and discuss the
Two UCI Faculty Members Elected to the National Academy of Sciences Dear colleagues, I am pleased to share that two UCI faculty members have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. This year's election of 120 members and 30 international members recognizes their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Below are
Save the Date - International Education Week 2022: November 14-18 International Education Week (IEW) is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to recognize the global exchange environment between the United States and other countries. UCI's International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate and