As the Fall 2021 proposal period for new Small Change, Better World grants closes, we share the stories of two previously funded recipients and their completed projects.

After moving to a new office space, the UCI Blum Center is learning about their neighbors and inviting you along. Today, we meet the Institute for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience Research located in Social Ecology I.

UCI Institute for Interdisciplinary Salivary Bioscience Research. Photo Courtesy of

How the transition to remote teaching and learning is changing university education for students and faculty

2019 conference brought together 250 peacebuilders from around the world

First International Conference on Environmental Peacebuilding. Photo by Karen Tapia.
Students and activists participate in candlelight vigil for victims of human trafficking worldwide, at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa in 2011.

UCI Blum Center

The UC Irvine Blum Center for Poverty Alleviation promotes social change and inspires the next generation of leaders with research.

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