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  • NCAA upset hopes fade, but UCI fans hold heads high

    NCAA upset hopes fade, but UCI fans hold heads high
    Amid the smell of popcorn and pizza, the bobbing gold and blue balloons and the blaring 5-foot projection TVs, fans of UC Irvine basketball had the jitters. Hundreds of students and alumni crowded the Newkirk Alumni Center on campus Friday afternoon...
  • Commentary: Proposed law would protect flags on college campuses

    The recent vote by a student council at UC Irvine to ban the display of the American flag is truly a moment made for social media: baffling at first, difficult to fathom, easy to tweet. In today's media landscape, news travels fast, scandal even faster,...
  • Around Town: UCI Law School ranked No. 30 on U.S. News list

    The UC Irvine School of Law debuted at No. 30 in U.S. News & World Report's rankings of 198 accredited law schools nationwide — the highest debut ranking of any new law school in the list's history. Additionally, UCI Law's clinical program...
  • Here's a banner headline: UC Irvine's flag flap has gotten absurd

    Here's a banner headline: UC Irvine's flag flap has gotten absurd
    It's not clear exactly why the American flag went up in the sitting lounge of UC Irvine's student government center. By one account, it was leftover decor from an America-themed party. In any case, sometime in mid-January, it was tacked to a pale blue...
  • Not your standard mystery novel: 'City of Brick and Shadow'

    It figures. Tim Wirkus sits in a restaurant by UC Irvine talking about his book "City of Brick and Shadow," a novel about the elusive quest to nail down the truth, and his responses stymie a reporter's facile attempts to connect art to life. That...
  • For the record

    UCI flag controversy: In the March 11 California section, an article about controversy over a measure to ban flags from the student government lobby at UC Irvine referred to a "new" Pew Research Center survey. The survey was published in March 2014, not...
  • Does UC Irvine hate the American flag? Not exactly

    Does UC Irvine hate the American flag? Not exactly
    Orange County is a place known for its respect for the American flag. So the reaction was swift last week when a student group voted to ban Old Glory and other flags in parts of UC Irvine. So does UCI hate the American flag? Not exactly. Here's a...
  • At UC Irvine, some say furor over attempted U.S. flag ban is overblown

    At UC Irvine, some say furor over attempted U.S. flag ban is overblown
    UC Irvine students Prasoon Saurabh and Jinfeng Li both hang U.S. flags in their apartments. Saurabh, a 26-year-old graduate student in chemistry, also hangs flags from Ecuador, Argentina, Germany, France, Brazil, China and other countries to celebrate the...
  • Political liberals exhibit more happiness than conservatives, UCI study finds

    Renewing the debate over whether political conservatives or liberals have a lock on happiness, new research out of UC Irvine found that liberals behave happier. In a study published this month in the journal Science, UC Irvine psychologists found that...
  • Support grows for UC Irvine students who voted against flag display

    Support grows for UC Irvine students who voted against flag display
    As demonstrators arrived on the UC Irvine campus this week to decry a short-lived decision to ban all flags from an obscure campus lobby, dozens of students hung back in the shadows. Dressed in dark clothing, they talked softly about the hostility and...
  • Flag ban vote: UC Irvine faculty, students push back

    Flag ban vote: UC Irvine faculty, students push back
    Students and faculty at UC Irvine are beginning to push back against the angry condemnation of six university students who created a national stir last week when they voted to remove the U.S. flag from a lounge. A petition signed by professors and...