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UCI Olympic alumni are featured in the Orange County Register August 9, 2012


For Romney, history suggests VP pick will provide exceedingly modest bump, if any

A study by Bernie Grofman, political science professor, and Rueben Kline, political science doctoral alumnus, is featured in The Washington Post August 10, 2012


David Neumark Saltsman: Minimum-wage hypocrisy

Research by David Neumark, economics Chancellor’s professor and Center for Economics & Public Policy director, is featured in the Washington Times August 10, 2012


Buying coffee, and giving up some privacy

Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion director, is interviewed on Marketplace Tech August 9, 2012


Starbucks-Square alliance worth $25m

Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion director, is quoted in Industry Leaders Magazine and the International Business Times August 9, 2012


Mobile payments: The way of the future?

Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion director, is interviewed on CNBC August 8, 2012


Bill Maurer Starbucks and Square to team up

Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion director, is quoted in The New York Times August 8, 2012


Lonely at the top

Research by Russ Dalton, political science professor, is featured in The Economist August 4, 2012


Olympics: Gibb, Rosenthall stunned in London

UCI Olympic alumni are featured in the Daily Pilot August 6, 2012


Bill Maurer As Starbucks adopts 'Square' payments, will other merchants follow?

Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion director, is featured on National Public Radio, WNYC and WUWM 89.7 August 8, 2012


Bill Maurer Goodbye cash: Starbucks partners With mobile payment app "Square"

Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion director, is quoted by Gothamist August 8, 2012


Jan Brueckner American-US Airways merger would hurt consumers, report says

Jan Brueckner, economics professor and department chair, is quoted in the LA Times August 7, 2012


Knapp brothers sizzle at Costa Mesa City Championship

Ryan Knapp, political science undergrad, is featured in the Huntington Beach August 4, 2012


San Clemente has ties to U.S. Olympic volleyball

Brian Thornton, sociology '08, is featured in the Orange County Register August 4, 2012


USA Men suffer first water polo setback with 11-6 loss to Serbia

UCI Olympic alumni are featured in USA Water Polo, Boxscorenews.com and IHaveNet.com August 4, 2012


The queue: Payment platforms lining up (op-ed)

An op-ed by Bill Maurer, anthropology professor and Institute for Money, Technology & Financial Inclusion director, is featured on iHub Research August 2, 2012


Olympics: Bailey serves up hat trick

Social science alumnus Ryan Bailey, '06, is featured in the Daily Pilot July 31, 2012


Olympics: Mikulak, U.S. men fall short

UCI Olympic alumni are featured in the Daily Pilot July 30, 2012


Olympic anteater update

Strong starts for anteaters in men's and women's volleyball and water polo


London Olympics: Ryan Bailey, Tony Azevedo are water polo partners

Social sciences alumnus Ryan Bailey is featured in the Los Angeles Times July 27, 2012