ASUCD Senate Briefs
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ASUCD Senate Briefs

ASUCD Senate meetings are scheduled to begin Thursdays at 6:10 p.m. Times listed are according to the clock at the Apr. 10 meeting location, the Memorial Union's Mee…

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UC Scoop
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UC Scoop

Archaeologists work to uncover peace Efforts by Ran Boytner, an archaeologist at UCLA, and Swartz Dodd, an archaeologist at USC, could aid the peace process in the Middle…

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UC Davis researchers find grape rootstocks resistant to vineyard pests
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UC Davis researchers find grape rootstocks resistant to vineyard pests

After over a decade of research, UC Davis scientists have found five strains of grape rootstocks resistant to several strains of soil-born pests in California vineyards. The rootstocks…

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Students of Diverse Affiliations to sponsor anti-bias training
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Students of Diverse Affiliations to sponsor anti-bias training

In an effort to address campus cultural barriers, the Students of Diverse Affiliations are sponsoring anti-bias training in an all-day event Saturday titled "Lost in Colors." The event…

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Five-year study confirms older cornea tissue acceptable for transplant
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Five-year study confirms older cornea tissue acceptable for transplant

Patients undergoing cornea transplant surgery can now have confidence in using cornea tissue from donors over 75 years of age, thanks to a recent study published by UC…

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Correction
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Correction

In the Apr. 10 issue of The California Aggie, the article “Decline in African American and Hispanic graduation rates” incorrectly states that the number of graduating African Americans…

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Dr. Jane Goodall gives lecture at UC Davis
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Dr. Jane Goodall gives lecture at UC Davis

World-renowned primate researcher and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall came to UC Davis Wednesday evening to melt the ice around the human heart. For nearly two hours, Goodall spoke…

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Decline in African American and Hispanic graduation rates
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Decline in African American and Hispanic graduation rates

The national average graduation rate of African American and Hispanic students has decreased significantly in the last 30 years, according to a recent study conducted by Michal Kurlaender,…

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UC Davis students awarded Goldwater scholarships
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UC Davis students awarded Goldwater scholarships

On Mar. 31, three out of four UC Davis nominees were awarded the prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarships for excellence in the fields of science, mathematics and engineering.…

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UCD Psychologists test memory’s precision
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UCD Psychologists test memory’s precision

Researchers at UC Davis recently published a study on the short-term "working memory." Professor of psychology Steven Luck and postdoctoral researcher Weiwei Zhang at the UC Davis Center…

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Campus Judicial Review
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Campus Judicial Review

Stumbling drunk A senior was spotted stumbling on Howard Way. After stumbling for a while, he fell down and passed out. A concerned witness called the UCD Police…

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Michelle’s Law helps seriously ill or injured college students
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Michelle’s Law helps seriously ill or injured college students

Senate Bill 1168, known as "Michelle's Law," was passed last week by the Senate Health Committee without opposition. Authored by state Senator George Runner (R-Antelope Valley), the bill…

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UC Davis students share their light
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UC Davis students share their light

The Community Outreach Club is sponsoring a quarter-long campaign to raise awareness about the Solar Electric Light Fund, a non-profit organization that brings solar power to underdeveloped nations.…

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Survey shows top choices for emergency notifications
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Survey shows top choices for emergency notifications

Student Affairs Research & Information (SARI) released the results to a February survey that asked students how they prefer to be contacted in case of an emergency in…

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Campus organizations raise awareness of sexual assault
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Campus organizations raise awareness of sexual assault

This month's "Sexual Assault Awareness" theme is designed to open the eyes of many students with events around campus to raise awareness. Many organizations, such as Students Against…

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