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The Sky’s the Limit

What makes engineering enticing to me is the ability to appreciate my work and creativity in the palm of my hand,” says Ozzy Sanchez-Aldana.

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A Legacy Beyond the Scoreboard

Matt Bailey, MBA ’12 remembers how hard it was to be an artist on a student budget. He hopes to alleviate financial pressures for UC Irvine’s emerging artists with a $125,000 gift to support scholarship and creative research.

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Grateful Patient Makes Gift through Family Foundation

California and longtime Laguna Beach resident, Vicki Gumm, knows just how important it is to give back to organizations that enrich the community – for herself, her loved ones and her neighbors.

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Law Pro Bono Program Named in Honor of Michael G. Ermer

“It is my hope that this endowment will help encourage more young attorneys to include pro bono work as an important part of their careers,” said Michael G. Ermer, partner emeritus at Irell & Manella LLP.

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Irvine Health Foundation’s $14 Million Grant to UC Irvine will Establish 7 Endowed Chairs

A $14 million grant will help establish a School of Population and Public Health and promote health equity for all O.C. residents.

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Giving the Gift of Sight

The Holland Foundation for Sight Restoration, with a $300,000 commitment, has selected the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute as the first of five planned centers of excellence for severe ocular disease care across the world to expand the availability of this complex treatment.

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Langson IMCA Awarded Grant to Expand Education Program​

UCI Jack and Shanaz Langson Institute and Museum of California Art has been awarded a two-year grant from The Hearst Foundations, Inc. to expand its distinctive art education program within the UC Irvine and greater Orange County communities.

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Susan and Henry Samueli Give $50 Million to UC Irvine’s Engineering School

Unified under the banner “Engineering+,” the Engineering+Health Institute, Engineering+Society Institute and Engineering+Environment Institute will allow researchers from diverse disciplines to conduct transformational research.

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Triple Scholarship Recipient Furthers his Love of Nature

The financial support from three scholarships allowed Kyle Suen to pursue academic opportunities and experiences that he wouldn’t have otherwise been able to.

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A Final Wish to Accelerate Alzheimer’s Discoveries

“It takes a special type of person to commit to making such a large planned gift to support research, and we are forever grateful for Carla Liggett’s trust and recognition of the importance of our work,” says Joshua Grill, UCI MIND director.

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