UC Regents vote to raise tuition for UC campuses
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UC Regents vote to raise tuition for UC campuses

Tuition to increase by $336 On Thursday, Jan. 26, the UC Regents voted to raise the tuition for all of the 10 UC campuses. The 2017-18 tuition will…

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Former White House speechwriter comes to UC Davis
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Former White House speechwriter comes to UC Davis

Kevin Samy of Forbes’ 2016 “30 under 30” list brings Dog Whistle event to UC Davis Kevin Samy, former speechwriter to the Obama Administration Secretary of Defense, Environmental…

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Last week in Senate
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Last week in Senate

ASUCD held its first senate meeting of Winter Quarter on Thursday, Jan. 1. ASUCD Vice President Abhay Sandhu called the meeting to order at 6:10 p.m. Senator Sam…

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Davis area receives nearly eight inches of rain in first half of January
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Davis area receives nearly eight inches of rain in first half of January

Police chief provides information about safety, Unitrans asks riders to remain patient throughout delays  A deluge of winter rain recently hit the UC Davis campus — in the…

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Students walk out of classes to protest Trump’s climate denial
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Students walk out of classes to protest Trump’s climate denial

Protesters demand that Trump, UC system support divestment of fossil fuels Approximately 30 protesters gathered at the Memorial Union flagpole on Monday Jan. 23 and marched through the…

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UC Davis ranked most sustainable university in the world
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UC Davis ranked most sustainable university in the world

GreenMetric names UC Davis the greenest university overall The University of Indonesia’s seventh annual Greenmetric ranking has declared UC Davis the world’s most sustainable university. By using environmental…

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US Department of Transportation awards $14 million grant to National Center for Sustainable Transportation
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US Department of Transportation awards $14 million grant to National Center for Sustainable Transportation

UC Davis-led institute one of five national transportation centers awarded under the University Transportation Centers program The U.S. Department of Transportation announced in early December that it had…

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Napolitano to reinforce tentative plans to expand UC Davis into Sacramento
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Napolitano to reinforce tentative plans to expand UC Davis into Sacramento

Former plans paused in light of Katehi’s resignation Prior to her resignation as UC Davis chancellor, Linda P.B. Katehi laid out tentative plans to extend UC Davis into…

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Former chancellor turns down feminist leadership role at UC Davis
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Former chancellor turns down feminist leadership role at UC Davis

Feminist Research Institute nominates Linda Katehi for director position amid criticism Linda P.B. Katehi, the former UC Davis chancellor, turned down a nomination this past December for a…

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Sierra Nevada Brewing owners gift $2 million to UC Davis program
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Sierra Nevada Brewing owners gift $2 million to UC Davis program

The first endowed brewer will be Joe Williams Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. owners Ken Grossman and Katie Gonser gave $2 million to support UC Davis’ brewing science program.…

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Interim Chancellor Hexter, UC leaders sign letter to urge action against climate change
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Interim Chancellor Hexter, UC leaders sign letter to urge action against climate change

250 institutions ask new administration to address challenges of climate change Last month, Interim Chancellor Ralph J. Hexter and other University of California (UC) leaders signed a letter…

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California schools press Donald Trump to continue DACA as president
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California schools press Donald Trump to continue DACA as president

Higher education leaders stand by undocumented students With the upcoming presidential inauguration on Jan. 20, leaders of the University of California (UC), California State University (CSU) and California…

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UC-wide walkout, teach-ins on Trump’s inauguration day
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UC-wide walkout, teach-ins on Trump’s inauguration day

UC Student Workers Union hosts walkout, teach-ins protesting Trump, University of California The UC Student Workers Union – Davis participated in a UC-wide walkout on Jan. 20 and…

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Protests erupt at Milo Yiannopoulos event
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Protests erupt at Milo Yiannopoulos event

Some activists in favor of Yiannopoulos, others accuse speaker of fascism On Jan. 13, the controversial ultra-conservative speaker Milo Yiannopoulos was to speak at UC Davis as part…

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Student organizers host “Change/The Conversation” event
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Student organizers host “Change/The Conversation” event

Speakers CeCe McDonald and Franchesca Ramsey keynote the event Internet personality Franchesca Ramsey and Black Trans Lives Matter activist CeCe McDonald were the headliners of “Change/The Conversation,” a…

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