Voting center locations announced in Yolo County, following safety guidelines
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Voting center locations announced in Yolo County, following safety guidelines

Despite pandemic, voter turnout predicted to remain similar to previous years This article was updated on Sept. 17 to reflect that the Harper Junior High School VAC was…

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Undergraduates, graduates and professors’ research efforts impacted by COVID-19
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Undergraduates, graduates and professors’ research efforts impacted by COVID-19

COVID-19 ramp-up and ramp-down plan implemented to ease transmission and infection As the campus transitions away from in-person operations, research at UC Davis is shifting, with undergraduate, graduate…

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UC must suspend SAT and ACT scores in admissions, scholarship decisions, judge rules
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UC must suspend SAT and ACT scores in admissions, scholarship decisions, judge rules

Lawsuit alleged that standardized testing requirements are “broadly biased”; UC may challenge ruling The University of California must immediately suspend its SAT and ACT score requirements in its…

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Student Housing counselor-in-residence approved in budget but paused amid pandemic
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Student Housing counselor-in-residence approved in budget but paused amid pandemic

Current, former student employees still express concerns about communication, mental health support Five current and former Student Housing employees spoke to The Aggie. Employee A, Employee B and…

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ASUCD Interim Internal Vice President confirmed at emergency Senate meeting on Aug. 13
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ASUCD Interim Internal Vice President confirmed at emergency Senate meeting on Aug. 13

ASUCD President, Controller commit to improving student conditions by looking at impacts of COVID-19 The Senate table gathered for an emergency meeting called on Aug. 13 to confirm…

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UC Davis provides emergency housing for community members affected by wildfires
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UC Davis provides emergency housing for community members affected by wildfires

University wildlife reserves also heavily affected by fires Students, faculty and staff seeking housing support can call the Human Resources Shared Services call center at (530)754-4772 etween 8…

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UC Davis Police Department lowers campus police budget amid COVID-19 campus closure
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UC Davis Police Department lowers campus police budget amid COVID-19 campus closure

Students and police chief have differing ideas of campus safety While the UC Davis campus police budget rose by nearly $2 million from 2019 to 2020, the amount…

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UC Davis sees increase in cancellations of housing and dining contracts
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UC Davis sees increase in cancellations of housing and dining contracts

COVID-19 prompts cancellations, impacting students and university The cancellation deadline for the residence halls has been extended to Aug. 30. For returning and transfer students living in apartment…

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UC will require all students, faculty, staff to receive influenza vaccine for fall
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UC will require all students, faculty, staff to receive influenza vaccine for fall

Requirement rooted in concern for influenza outbreak alongside COVID-19 pandemic A press release today from the University of California announced that all students, faculty and staff across UC…

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New bookstore program Equitable Access receives backlash from students
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New bookstore program Equitable Access receives backlash from students

Program creator says it will reduce financial inequity, but students and administrators voice concerns about price and obscure opt-out mechanism This article was updated on Aug. 16 to…

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UC visiting researcher charged with visa fraud
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UC visiting researcher charged with visa fraud

Visiting researchers at UCD, UCSF, Stanford arrested and charged amid growing tensions between US and China Juan Tang, a former UC Davis researcher in the Department of Radiation…

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UC Davis has the fifth most COVID-19 cases of all UC campuses
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UC Davis has the fifth most COVID-19 cases of all UC campuses

American universities lack standardized system to track COVID-19 cases According to a recent survey conducted by The New York Times, more than 6,600 coronavirus cases have been found…

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Michael V. Drake named first Black president of the University of California
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Michael V. Drake named first Black president of the University of California

Drake’s base salary to be 56% higher than current President Janet Napolitano’s, coming in at $890,000 Dr. Michael V. Drake, the current president of Ohio State University (OSU),…

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Undergraduate students can retroactively switch grading mode for Spring Quarter 2020 classes
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Undergraduate students can retroactively switch grading mode for Spring Quarter 2020 classes

Academic Senate announces that current students, regardless of academic standing, and Spring Quarter graduates can switch grading modes for Spring Quarter classes The Academic Senate announced on June…

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Former top-ranked UC Davis gymnast Alexis Brown speaks out about racism on team
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Former top-ranked UC Davis gymnast Alexis Brown speaks out about racism on team

Review may be conducted by Harassment and Discrimination Prevention Program on campus Alexis Brown, a decorated alumna of the UC Davis women’s gymnastics team who graduated in 2018,…

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