Graduate Student Rylan Simpson Advances to UCI Grad Slam Research Finals

ILSSC graduate student Rylan Simpson advanced to the UCI Grad Slam Research Program for his research on the public perceptions of police officers. Grad Slam is a systemwide competition that showcases and awards the best three-minute research presentations by graduate scholars. Finals will be held on April 11, 2017 in the Newkirk Alumni Center at 3 PM. Contestants will give their three-minute research presentations in front of a panel of judges and a live audience.

ILSSC UROP Fellows at UCI for 2016-2017

ILSSC is proud to recognize several undergraduate lab members who have been awarded Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program Fellows for the 2016-2017 academic year: Katelyn M. Seieroe, Daniel Schuman, Peng Li Su, & Jingwei Li for their proposed research project, “Measuring Enclave and Revitalization Characteristics of Koreatown, Los Angeles and the Consequences for Crime Concentration”; Sukayna Jaidi for her proposed research project, “Special Call (Peace): “Coming to America”: Exploring the Relationship between Immigration and Crime during the 20th and 21st Centuries”; & Kevin Pedraza for his proposed research project “An Exploratory Spatial-Temporal Study on Criminal Victimization in Dallas.”

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