GATEWAY COURSES AND STUDENT SUCCESS: FOUNDATIONAL ISSUES IN EDUCATIONAL EQUITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
October 23, 2017, 1:00 PM-6:00 PM
Mesa Court Community Center, UC Irvine
map and parking information
This conference looks at the difficult unsolved problem of improving undergraduate student performance in the large enrollment introductory classes which are literally gateways to majors and to upper division study.
It is free and open to members of the educational community and to the interested public as well as to college students.
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Presented by the City of Newport Beach, in collaboration with UCI’s Newkirk Center for Science and Society, the UCI Oceans Initiative, and the Environmental Nature Center.
“Improving Water Quality in Greater Newport Harbor”
7:00 pm – 9 pm
Oasis Senior Center
801 Narcissus Ave, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625
Parking is available on site.
The event focuses on mitigating the negative impacts of pollution and trash from the headwaters that drain into the Harbor from the inland region and other challenges to water quality and resilience. The City of Newport Beach is inviting concerned citizens to begin a process of collaboration with Newport Beach City officials, ocean/water experts from UC Irvine, and environmentalists on long-term regional sustainable solutions.
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David is a 2017-18 Newkirk Graduate Student Fellow Awardee. You can learn more about the 2017-18 Newkirk Fellows cohort here.
See David’s story on helping Latina girls to see themselves as potential scientists