Chair of Math Department likens UC’s diversity statements to 1950 anti-Communist oaths in op-ed
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Chair of Math Department likens UC’s diversity statements to 1950 anti-Communist oaths in op-ed

Following publication of piece, discussion and debate ensues Diversity statements are political litmus tests, according to an editorial notice published in the December issue of the American Mathematical…

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Spring commencement speakers include CA Surgeon General, College District Chancellor, NASA Astronaut
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Spring commencement speakers include CA Surgeon General, College District Chancellor, NASA Astronaut

Distinguished alumni announced as speakers Among the many distinguished UC Davis alumni, three were announced as speakers for the campus’ undergraduate commencements in June. Nadine Burke Harris, California’s…

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Students still without pay at end of Fall Quarter
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Students still without pay at end of Fall Quarter

UCPath payroll issues may continue as two more campuses added to system in December Despite student protests and large-scale backlash, as many as 50 students had not received…

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UC Davis abortion reversal study halted after three women suffered adverse effects
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UC Davis abortion reversal study halted after three women suffered adverse effects

First clinically sound abortion reversal study only enrolled 12 of 40 patients; three women went to emergency room  A UC Davis Health study run by OB/GYN Dr. Mitchell…

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Student services and jobs threatened unless students vote to pass ASUCD fee referendum
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Student services and jobs threatened unless students vote to pass ASUCD fee referendum

Proposed fee would be $34 per quarter, the first increase to fee since 1979 Facing a roughly $500,000 deficit, the Associated Students of the University of California, Davis…

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Highlights from the last Democratic Debate of the year
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Highlights from the last Democratic Debate of the year

Biden, Sanders, Warren, Buttigieg, Klobuchar, Steyer, Yang discuss education, climate change, international relations The California Aggie attended the sixth Democratic Debate on Thursday, Dec. 19 at Loyola Marymount…

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Academic Researchers United union reaches agreement with UC
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Academic Researchers United union reaches agreement with UC

ARU becomes the first union in the nation to reach an agreement that covers academic researchers The Academic Researchers United (ARU), a union consisting of almost 5,000 researchers…

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Security Implementation Project includes modernized safety resources on campus
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Security Implementation Project includes modernized safety resources on campus

Farrow praises student involvement in improving campus security Following a number of burglaries targeting university buildings, UC Davis Campus Police Chief Joe Farrow and Security Director Jeff Rott…

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Senators debate, pass resolutions on animal rights, Hong Kong at Nov. 6 meeting
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Senators debate, pass resolutions on animal rights, Hong Kong at Nov. 6 meeting

Senate approves bill to follow California public meeting law, the Brown Act The Senate meeting on Thursday, Nov. 14, was called to order at 6:20 p.m. by Senator…

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UC Davis secures state funding for first-of-its-kind gun violence research
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UC Davis secures state funding for first-of-its-kind gun violence research

UC Davis Firearm Violence Research Center used funds to publish three groundbreaking studies The UC Firearm Violence Research Center (UCFC), the nation’s first research center of its kind,…

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UC Undergraduate Experience Survey Results for 2018 released
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UC Undergraduate Experience Survey Results for 2018 released

Overall academic experience slips across UC schools, but UC Davis students report same level of academic experience The results of the 2018 University of California Undergraduate Experience Survey…

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ASUCD Senate passes bill to improve elections processes in wake of Fall Quarter elections
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ASUCD Senate passes bill to improve elections processes in wake of Fall Quarter elections

Quarterly reports, confirmation of commissioners, commission chair among action items  The ASUCD Senate convened its Nov. 21 meeting at 6:17 p.m. in the MU East Wing Lounge. Scheduled…

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All three constitutional amendments fail in ASUCD special election
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All three constitutional amendments fail in ASUCD special election

Two amendments fail by not reaching 60 percent vote in favor, one fails outright Roughly two weeks after voters in the ASUCD Fall Elections rejected three constitutional amendments,…

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Yuval Peres, math professor with series of sexual misconduct allegations levied against him, gives lecture at UC Davis
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Yuval Peres, math professor with series of sexual misconduct allegations levied against him, gives lecture at UC Davis

Peres, who worked at UC Berkeley for over a decade, left position at University of Washington under threat of investigation Updated at 11:21 p.m. on Dec. 5, 2019…

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ASUCD elections accused of being unconstitutional
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ASUCD elections accused of being unconstitutional

Suits filed with Judicial Council, special election to be held this week Following a number of mistakes made by ASUCD officials during the recent Fall Elections, members of…

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