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Jon Gould

School awarded Haynes Foundation grant

UCI-OC Poll gets $100,000 boost to expand

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Steven Green

Reformal education

Once sentenced to life without parole, Steven Green is completing his first year of doctorate studies

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StoryMap Winners

Challenge met

StoryMap Challenge winners focus on floods, transit

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