Documentary chronicles Muslim humanitarian efforts during Holocaust
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Documentary chronicles Muslim humanitarian efforts during Holocaust

will discuss her documentary, The Mosques of Paris, as part of Islam Awareness Week. The documentary describes Muslim efforts to shelter Jewish refugees during the German occupation of…

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Third annual Earth Week hits campus
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Third annual Earth Week hits campus

Plant a tree and leave the car at home - it's Earth Day. The ASUCD Environmental Policy and Planning Commission plans to teach UC Davis students about recycling,…

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UC Center for Entrepreneurship picks keynote speaker
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UC Center for Entrepreneurship picks keynote speaker

The University of California Center for Entrepreneurship announced today that world renowned energy consultant and physicist Amory Lovins will be the keynote speaker for the second annual Green…

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“Open textbooks” becoming popular, says CalPIRG study
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“Open textbooks” becoming popular, says CalPIRG study

080421_ca_opentextbooks.CHeadline: “Open textbooks” becoming popular, says CalPIRG studyLayercake: Publishers argue that they are already offering cheaper editions to studentsBy PATRICK McCARTNEYAggie Staff Writer While most classes continue to…

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Senate Meeting
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Senate Meeting

Apr. 14, 2008ASUCD Senate meetings are scheduled to begin Thursdays at 6:10 p.m. Times listed are according to the clock at the Apr. 17 meeting location, the Memorial…

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University to employ food-service workers
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University to employ food-service workers

After more than a year of student and worker demonstrations, the university announced Thursday that non-management Sodexho workers will become eligible for University of California employment. The move…

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Kenyan professor speaks on human rights debate
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Kenyan professor speaks on human rights debate

In a Wednesday night talk in Wellman Hall, Professor Aquiline Tarimo spoke about changing the international approach to human rights. He said it needs to change its focus…

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UC Davis students elected to be delegates at Democratic National Convention
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UC Davis students elected to be delegates at Democratic National Convention

In a primary full of twists, turns and uncertainties, two UC Davis students could play a critical role in determining the outcome. An Apr. 13 caucus of Democratic…

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UCD sponsored courses to teach amateur olive growers
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UCD sponsored courses to teach amateur olive growers

This Friday and Saturday, olive aficionados will flock to the Hutchins St. Square conference center in Lodi to hear international experts discourse on topics regarding various aspects of…

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Energy efficient lighting technology licensed
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Energy efficient lighting technology licensed

UC Davis is harvesting more than just vegetables this spring. The California Lighting Technology Center (CLTC) has recently licensed the commercialization of several inventions that work to reduce…

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Cancer survivor panel to be held tonight
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Cancer survivor panel to be held tonight

The Cancer Survivors Network and UC Davis Colleges Against Cancer will hold the first cancer survivors panel in 194 Chemistry from 7 to 9 p.m. There will be…

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Campus Judicial Report
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Campus Judicial Report

Plagiarism A student of senior standing was referred to Student Judicial Affairs for failing to cite sources properly for a take-home final exam. The student included information from…

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Anthropology professor awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
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Anthropology professor awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation awarded $8.2 million in fellowships last week to 190 artists, scholars and scientists in the United States and Canada. Out of more…

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UCD student offered scholarship to unique program
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UCD student offered scholarship to unique program

UC Davis graduate student Benjamin Hanken was one of the 25 students chosen from across the nation to participate in the first annual student program at the Idaho…

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Vandals destroy Education Abroad Center’s parade float
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Vandals destroy Education Abroad Center’s parade float

With Picnic Day Parade just a few days away, staff members at the Education Abroad Center are making final preparations for their group's float. But they will have…

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