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Social Ecology Field Study - Taking Initiative. Making a Difference

October 2015

The UC Irvine School of Social Ecology strives to develop future leaders equipped with solid communication, critical thinking, analytical, technological, and interpersonal skills through experiential field study opportunities. Learn how one Social Ecology student, David Yang, made an impact on at-risk youth through his Field Study project for the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department's Gang Diversion Program. Professor Elliott Currie served as David's faculty advisor. Learn more about Field Study at