Post Tagged with: "2017"

ANTsgiving 2017 – 11/15/17

ANTsgiving 2017 – 11/15/17

Wednesday, November 15 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Merage Auditorium Join us for an event featuring leaders in social enterprise as they share their challenges and solutions in making a real difference in the community. Students and community leaders are invited to attend. Food provided and prizes for students who submit […]

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2018 UCI New Venture Competition Kickoff – 11/8/17

2018 UCI New Venture Competition Kickoff – 11/8/17

November 8, 2017 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. School of Business Registration begins at 5:30, followed by a reception and question/answer session. Calling all entrepreneurs! The 2018 UCI New Venture Competition offers all UC Irvine students, staff and researchers the opportunity to form a team, launch a startup and potentially fund […]

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Innovation Seminar – 11/7/17

Innovation Seminar – 11/7/17

November 7, 2017 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Executive Commons, MPAA To RSVP, visit: bit.ly/SeminarNov7 Join us for an Innovation Seminar with a focus on Energy Efficiency in Buildings & Distributed Energy Resources. Including a keynote speech and reception, the event is a great opportunity to bring together professors, researchers, students, […]

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Minor Information Session – 11/8/17

Minor Information Session – 11/8/17

Civic & Community Engagement Minor: Poverty Track Information Session November 8, 2017 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. SE I, room 112 RSVP Online At the start of the millennium, widespread global poverty has emerged as one of the most pressing social problems of our times. The Blum Poverty Track within the […]

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Cultivating the hunger to understand other cultures

Global Service Scholar: Centeera Plummer Country: Ghana My biggest takeaway from being in Ghana is learning to relinquish control. Prior to my arrival in Ghana, I had many expectations of how I would help and what the outcome of my help could be. I was so confident that my presence […]

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Kob Khun Ka (Thank You)

Kob Khun Ka (Thank You)

Global Service Scholar: Alexina Pilo Country: Thailand Looking back on this experience, a lot comes to mind. The past month has been one full of unique challenges, laughs with new friends, and the beauty of warmth and love from the people of Chiang Mai. Before beginning this journey, I had […]

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The Lessons Learned in Thailand

The Lessons Learned in Thailand

Global Service Scholar: Asal Yunusova Country: Thailand This past month in Thailand has been a once in a lifetime experience filled with many lessons and takeaways. I was able to learn a lot through my interactions with others and through my weekend travels and excursions. Even more so, I had […]

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What comes next after Thailand?

What comes next after Thailand?

Global Service Scholar: Irene Sin Country: Thailand It has been a week since I left Thailand and I miss the country. Although I did not feel useful all the time as a volunteer at the elephant camp, I miss being around my elephant, Tata. Waking up and seeing her, bathing […]

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Anything is possible

Anything is possible

Global Service Scholar: Dania Felix Country: Ghana My biggest take away from this experience is that the government plays a huge role in the ability of a nation to develop to its full capacity. Ghana is extremely fertile and has abundant resources that are desirable for any nation. Therefore, western […]

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