Press Release Archive: 2011

November 2, 2011 | In Memoriam: Agnes Henschen-Edman
November 2, 2011 Agnes Henschen-Edman, professor emerita of the Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, died of natural causes in her University Hills home Oct. 23. Read More

October 3, 2011 | Matthew Korn, Graduate Student Research, recognized as Fresh Face of Sigma Xi
October 3, 2011 11:12 a.m. Three UC Irvine biologists honored by scientific research society Three members of UC Irvine’s School of Biological Sciences were recently recognized by Read More

July 21, 2011 | UCI-led butterfly study sheds light on convergent evolution
UCI-led butterfly study sheds light on convergent evolution Researchers find single gene controls mimicry across different species — Irvine, Calif., July 21, 2011 — For 150 years scientists have been Read More

May 26, 2011 | Bio wins at 2011 Celebration of Teaching Awards
Prof. Georg Striedter (Neurobiology and Behavior) recognized for excellence in undergraduate teaching. Most Promising Future Faculty: Ms. Jessica Pratt (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, School of Biological Read More

May 22, 2011 | Memorial for Walter Fitch
May 22, 2011 2:45 p.m. Memorial service May 26 for molecular genetics pioneer Walter Fitch Longtime UCI professor Walter Monroe Fitch, founder of molecular phylogenetics, will be Read More

March 16, 2011 | Tsai Named Chancellor’s Fellow
March 16, 2011 Tsai Named Chancellor’s Fellow Sheryl Tsai, molecular biology & biochemistry associate professor, has been named a Chancellor’s Fellow, effective July 1, 2011-June 30, Read More

February 17, 2011 | For the Birds
Featured in ZotZine: Kristine Preston steps softly onto UC Irvine's Ecological Preserve, 62 acres of cheerful wildflowers and sweet-smelling sage scrub tucked above University Hills. "We had Read More

January 19, 2011 | Diane Campbell and Frank Laferla elected to AAAS
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January 4, 2011 | UCI botanist is America’s scientist abroad
With his rosy cheeks and booming laugh, Michael Clegg is often told he resembles Santa Claus, and he logs almost as many miles. The UC Irvine Read More

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