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Genetically Engineered Model Could Boost Anti-Dementia Drug Research

Genetically Engineered Model Could Boost Anti-Dementia Drug Research

A proposal to humanize several mouse genes for research into Alzheimer’s disease has spurred the National Institute on Aging to award $11.35 million to the University of California, Irvine. “Over the last two decades, the search for new Alzheimer’s drugs has been stymied, in part because it’s now clear that animal test subjects don’t fully… (read more)

UCI Ranked 9th Among Universities In Academic Excellence

UCI is ranked 9th among nation’s public universities by U.S. News & World Report Campus also receives high marks for low student debt, serving veterans Irvine, Calif., Sept. 12, 2017 — U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of California, Irvine ninth among public universities nationwide in its 2018 Best Colleges report, released today…. (read more)

Grant Fuels UCI Malaria Control Research In Africa

UCI Grant Fuels Malaria Research In Africa – Valerie Jenness from Valerie Jenness Malaria Control Research In Africa   A University of California, Irvine study on the impact of environmental changes on malaria control in sub-Saharan Africa has been awarded up to $9.6 million over seven years from the National Institute of Allergy & Infectious… (read more)

Forbes Ranks UCI 8th In Nation For ‘Best Value’ – Valerie Jenness

Forbes Ranks UCI 8th In The Nation   When it comes to getting the best value for your tuition dollar, UCI now ranks eighth in the nation, according to Forbes magazine. The new listing by Forbes ranks UCI in the company of Harvard University, Stanford University, UC Berkeley and other elite institutions. The Forbes 2017… (read more)

UCI’s 24-Hour Online Fundraising Campaign Exceeds Goal

Inaugural Giving Day Raises $1.4 Million  The University of California, Irvine’s first-ever Giving Day on April 12 raised $1.4 million within 24 hours – exceeding its goal of $1 million – to support students, research and innovative programs across campus. “We are tremendously grateful to our community of donors who came together to truly make… (read more)

Definition and Punishment of Hate Crimes

Professor Valerie Jenness of University of California, Irvine discusses the history and ideologies behind the approaches to the definition and punishment of hate crimes. The Vera Institute of Justice is a nonprofit that has worked for more than five decades to transform justice systems. Vera produces ideas, analysis and research that inspire change in the… (read more)

Valerie Jenness | UCI Professor | Criminology

Valerie Jenness UCI Professor      Valerie Jenness is a Professor in the Department of Criminology, Law and Society and in the Department of Sociology at the University of California, Irvine. Her research focuses on the links between deviance and social control; the politics of crime control; social movements and social change; and corrections and… (read more)

Valerie Jenness | UCI Professor | Wiki

Valerie Jenness Valerie Jenness Wiki | UCI Professor Criminology Law Society by Valerie Jenness on Scribd Her research has focused on prostitution, hate crime, and prison violence and grievances to explore the links between deviance and social control, the politics of crime control, social movements and social change, and corrections and public policy. She is… (read more)