SPOTLIGHT STORIES

UHills Neighbors Cut a Deal on Solar

September 5th, 2017|

When a group of University Hills neighbors got together one evening last year to hear about options for installing rooftop solar panels, negotiating a group discount was not an articulated goal. A handful of residents

UHills Drone Pilot Captures Birds-Eye View of Area 11

May 10th, 2017|

For Peter Burke, a professor in UCI's Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Department, flying drones is a natural extension of an interest in aviation that goes back to childhood. "My brother and Dad were in

Video Presentation on the Demography of University Hills

May 9th, 2016|

“America's Smartest Neighborhood?  Demographer explores University Hills, the nation's largest on-campus faculty housing complex." With over 1,400 households, an even larger number of doctorates, and more than 4,000 residents and growing, UCI’s University Hills poses unique challenges

Paleontologists Discover Fare Bird Feather Fossil at University Hills Area 10-2 project

October 1st, 2015|

Senior Project Manager Benny Vargas from SWCA reported that in 2014, the paleontological monitor at the University Hills Area 10-2 grading operation discovered bird feather fossils, which are an extremely rare and important scientific find.

University Hills in the News – KNBC 4

September 9th, 2014|

Southern California Edison and the Department of Energy Fund $80 Million Irvine Smart Grid Demonstration Project (ISGD). On August 13th, KNBC-TV Los Angeles broadcasted that Southern California Edison and the Department of Energy are funding an

University Hills in the News – OC Register

May 21st, 2014|

University Hills and its residents are highlighted in this article in the OC Register.  The article includes interviews from residents  as well as interesting historical stories from the community.  Click HERE to read the article.