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Irvine’s very own astronaut

Sep 1, 2020

Irvine’s very own astronaut

Former UC Irvine student Tracy Caldwell Dyson is a veteran of two NASA missions and a candidate for a moon landing in 2024.

City’s future looks bright

Mar 2, 2020

City’s future looks bright

Irvine Mayor Christina Shea promised to expand upon the city’s successful green initiatives during her annual State of the City address on Feb. 25 at the Irvine Civic Center.

Alison Garza named Science Teacher of the Year

Mar 2, 2020

Alison Garza named Science Teacher of the Year

Garza’s hands-on science instruction is funded by the Excellence in Education Enrichment program, which provides science, art and music teachers to IUSD students in fourth through sixth grades.

UC Irvine Notables

Sep 2, 2019

UC Irvine Notables

Meet some of UC Irvine’s notable alumni and former professors.

Irvine PD teaches teens how to serve

Jul 26, 2018

Irvine PD teaches teens how to serve

Eight high school seniors recently graduated from the Irvine Police Department’s Explorer program, where they learned what it takes to keep Irvine the safest city in America.

William Woollett Jr.— Irvine’s first city leader

May 23, 2018

William Woollett Jr.— Irvine’s first city leader

He is a native Southern Californian and a decorated Korean War veteran. During a long and accomplished career, he served as the chief executive officer of the Transportation Corridor Agencies — and as founding city manager of four California cities. Irvine was one of them.