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October 16, 2007 | Tony Barboza, Times Staff Writer
The continuing education branch of UC Irvine is ending an agreement in which it receives $500 for every student it refers to an online for-profit university, citing the appearance of an ethical breach. Several officials with higher education associations have criticized the arrangement, saying it blurs the line between giving advice and marketing.
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October 16, 2007 | Tony Barboza, Times Staff Writer
The continuing education branch of UC Irvine is ending an agreement in which it receives $500 for every student it refers to an online for-profit university, citing the appearance of an ethical breach. Several officials with higher education associations have criticized the arrangement, saying it blurs the line between giving advice and marketing.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 26, 1994 | ALICIA DI RADO
UC Irvine will open its first university extension branch in north Orange County next week, officials said. UCI Extension will offer 22 courses at the satellite location in Anaheim, UCI Extension spokeswoman Marguerite Bonous-Hammarth said. Classes begin Sept. 1. The facility includes three classrooms where teachers will conduct daytime, evening and weekend classes, Bonous-Hammarth said. UCI Extension instructors will also organize customized classes for corporations and businesses at that site.
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August 26, 1994 | ALICIA DI RADO
UC Irvine will open its first university extension branch in north Orange County next week, officials said. UCI Extension will offer 22 courses at the satellite location in Anaheim, UCI Extension spokeswoman Marguerite Bonous-Hammarth said. Classes begin Sept. 1. The facility includes three classrooms where teachers will conduct daytime, evening and weekend classes, Bonous-Hammarth said. UCI Extension instructors will also organize customized classes for corporations and businesses at that site.
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February 22, 1993 | Ted Johnson, Times correspondent
It used to be that if you got laid off in a recession, there was a good chance that the economy would bounce back and you would be rehired. With severe cuts in defense, there's no guarantee that will happen this time. Instead, displaced workers are changing careers, looking to be re-educated about new technologies and new markets. That doesn't always mean making a huge investment in a new college degree, but perhaps taking some night school classes.
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April 15, 1992 | KRISTINA LINDGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An English-as-a-second- language instructor needs a thorough understanding of a variety of ethnic cultures and their differences. But does a hazardous materials specialist? Or a land-use planner? A real estate investor? Melvin E. Hall, UC Irvine's dean of extended education programs, thinks so. And he has done something about it.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 12, 1992 | KRISTINA LINDGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A teacher learning to be an English-as-a-second-language instructor needs a thorough understanding of a wide variety of ethnic cultures and their differences. But does a hazardous-materials specialist? Or a land-use planner? A real estate investor? Melvin E. Hall, UC Irvine's dean of extended education programs, thinks so. And he's done something about it.
BUSINESS
February 22, 1993 | Ted Johnson, Times correspondent
It used to be that if you got laid off in a recession, there was a good chance that the economy would bounce back and you would be rehired. With severe cuts in defense, there's no guarantee that will happen this time. Instead, displaced workers are changing careers, looking to be re-educated about new technologies and new markets. That doesn't always mean making a huge investment in a new college degree, but perhaps taking some night school classes.
NEWS
April 15, 1992 | KRISTINA LINDGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An English-as-a-second- language instructor needs a thorough understanding of a variety of ethnic cultures and their differences. But does a hazardous materials specialist? Or a land-use planner? A real estate investor? Melvin E. Hall, UC Irvine's dean of extended education programs, thinks so. And he has done something about it.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 12, 1992 | KRISTINA LINDGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A teacher learning to be an English-as-a-second-language instructor needs a thorough understanding of a wide variety of ethnic cultures and their differences. But does a hazardous-materials specialist? Or a land-use planner? A real estate investor? Melvin E. Hall, UC Irvine's dean of extended education programs, thinks so. And he's done something about it.
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