| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:40 PM
UC Irvine professor Norman Rostoker, a nuclear fusion pioneer who sought practical applications for clean energy, died on Christmas Day in Irvine. He was 89.
Considered the father of breakthrough nuclear fusion techniques, Rostoker pursued the use of...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 9:37 AM
From the ousting of longtime City Councilman Larry Agran in November to accusations that UC Irvine's top police officials spied on staff and the public, a lot has happened in the past year in Irvine.
Here are the Daily Pilot's top 10 news stories from...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 5:14 PM
Inside an unassuming beige office building next to the UC Irvine campus, eight entrepreneurs aim to grow fledgling companies in a new tech business hub.
The Irvine work space offers the entrepreneurs free rent, opportunities to collaborate,...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 2:54 PM
At a Glance:
Occupation: Senior vice president of financial software development firm
Political affiliation: Republican
Education: University of California, Irvine -- Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, 1985
| Dec 12, 2014
| 2:31 PM
UC Irvine police are investigating a report of a sexual assault in campus housing last weekend.
A female student told police she was assaulted while incapacitated sometime between Saturday evening and Sunday morning, authorities said.
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:38 PM
A new UC Irvine-led study is the latest salvo in a longstanding fight over the minimum wage, reinforcing the researchers' earlier findings that the wage policy hurts jobs.
The study, published in the IZA Journal of Labor Policy, addresses the current...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 12:35 PM
UC Irvine police Wednesday sent a warning to students about a reported groping on campus last month.
Police said a man forcibly fondled a female in a residence hall Nov. 21. Police said she reported it last week.
Authorities did not say whether the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Top brass at the UC Irvine Police Department secretly installed microphones and cameras to spy on employees at the organization's headquarters, according to a lawsuit filed this month by the union representing campus police officers.
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:52 PM
Hundreds of students rallied at campuses across the UC system Monday, staging walkouts, marches and sit-ins in protest of tuition increases.
In Berkeley, scores of students and community members marched through the city and continued to occupy Wheeler...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:48 PM
Kristine Jermakian dreams of attending medical school after she completes her undergraduate studies. But like many of her peers at UC Irvine, the junior worries about how she's going to pay back the loans that are helping to fund her education.
| Oct 24, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Alex McDonald's road to graduate school started with a grant and a desire to build a solar-powered house.
The 30-year-old first approached UC Irvine with his idea for Casa Del Sol, a sustainable, drought-resistant home inspired by California's state...