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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ASUCD to hold special election this week
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ASUCD to hold special election this week

Three constitutional amendments from Fall Quarter election to be voted upon again Three constitutional amendments will be put before students for a second time this quarter, as ASUCD…

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Over 1,700 undocumented UC students will be affected by outcome of DACA case before Supreme Court
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Over 1,700 undocumented UC students will be affected by outcome of DACA case before Supreme Court

UC President Janet Napolitano, Attorney General of California Xavier Becerra comment on DACA hearings  The nine U.S. Supreme Court justices heard oral arguments both for and against the…

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UC Davis Student Health to offer free HIV testing Dec. 2–6
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UC Davis Student Health to offer free HIV testing Dec. 2–6

Free HIV testing in honor of international AIDS day For the first time ever, and in honor of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, the Student Health and…

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AFSCME Local 3299 strikes in protest of alleged job outsourcing, unfair labor complaints
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AFSCME Local 3299 strikes in protest of alleged job outsourcing, unfair labor complaints

Latest protest marks sixth one over past year and a half The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Local 3299, the UC’s largest employee union,…

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International Education Week celebrates global education and worldwide exchange
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International Education Week celebrates global education and worldwide exchange

U.S. Department of State and Department of Education initiative comes to campus UC Davis is celebrating International Education Week from Nov. 18 to Nov. 22, 2019 — a…

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Anti-plagiarism tool “Turnitin” tapped by UC Davis for Canvas integration
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Anti-plagiarism tool “Turnitin” tapped by UC Davis for Canvas integration

Turnitin should not be the sole determiner of plagiarism, says Turnitin representative Popular anti-plagiarism software Turnitin is currently in the process of being added to UC Davis’ Canvas.…

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