UC Davis Office of Compliance opens investigation into use of force
Permalink

UC Davis Office of Compliance opens investigation into use of force

Video of UC Davis police restraining woman outside of bookstore prompts public outcry, investigation An investigation is currently underway into the use of force by UC Davis police…

Continue Reading →

Mental Health Initiative presents third annual Mental Health Awareness Month
Permalink

Mental Health Initiative presents third annual Mental Health Awareness Month

Monthlong celebration focuses on intersectionalities Throughout May, the UC Davis Mental Health Initiative (MHI) hosts 20 different events and 10 themed days on campus to celebrate Mental Health…

Continue Reading →

UC Davis LGBTQIA Resource Center hosts 25th anniversary celebration
Permalink

UC Davis LGBTQIA Resource Center hosts 25th anniversary celebration

Staff, advocates for center throughout the years share memories, challenges, triumphs The UC Davis LGBTQIA Resource Center held its 25th anniversary celebration on May 7, providing food and…

Continue Reading →

California state legislators take action in response to college admissions scandal
Permalink

California state legislators take action in response to college admissions scandal

UCOP responds to proposed bill package California legislators introduced an admissions reform bill package in response to the nationwide college admissions scandal that broke earlier this spring. Democratic…

Continue Reading →

Engineering diversity summit to be held at UC Davis
Permalink

Engineering diversity summit to be held at UC Davis

Summit on May 23 aims to address problems of marginalized engineering communities A coalition of engineering clubs on campus plans to come together to host a diversity summit…

Continue Reading →

UC Davis student receives $15,000 to conduct community service project
Permalink

UC Davis student receives $15,000 to conduct community service project

Student was one of 12 to be selected for scholarship Jonathan Ho, a third-year biochemistry and molecular biology double major, was selected to receive the Strauss Scholarship, which…

Continue Reading →

WeHousing fails to pay April rent for around 100 UC Davis students
Permalink

WeHousing fails to pay April rent for around 100 UC Davis students

May rent payment looks doubtful, Yolo County District Attorney’s Office, city of Davis police department looking into legalities WeHousing, a booking company that primarily focuses on helping international…

Continue Reading →

Tipsy Taxi dissolved in nine-to-one vote at May 2 Senate meeting
Permalink

Tipsy Taxi dissolved in nine-to-one vote at May 2 Senate meeting

Public presents petition with 343 signatures in favor of keeping service The Senate was called to order by ASUCD Vice President Shreya Deshpande on May 2 at 6:10…

Continue Reading →

UC Davis research team helps small farms in Mozambique, Tanzania
Permalink

UC Davis research team helps small farms in Mozambique, Tanzania

Research examines protection against extreme drought in two African nations Jonathan Malacarne, a sixth-year Ph.D. candidate in agriculture and resource economics, is in charge of the Mozambique component…

Continue Reading →

Aggie Job Link shuts down, university transitions to Handshake
Permalink

Aggie Job Link shuts down, university transitions to Handshake

Faculty, employers, students express satisfaction over switch in hopes that it will improve recruitment rates UC Davis’s job posting site Aggie Job Link will be replaced by the…

Continue Reading →

UC Davis raises $2 million on Give Day
Permalink

UC Davis raises $2 million on Give Day

Students are not expected to donate to annual fundraiser A common sight before and throughout the long awaited Picnic Day are the small picket signs nestled into the…

Continue Reading →

May is Pride Month at UC Davis
Permalink

May is Pride Month at UC Davis

LGBTQIA Resource Center presents “Collective Healing for Liberation” as month’s theme Pride Month at UC Davis began with a kick-off event on May 2, 2019 and will continue…

Continue Reading →

Senate passes bill to fund free menstrual products in restrooms on campus
Permalink

Senate passes bill to fund free menstrual products in restrooms on campus

Meeting also sees confirmation of new IAC members, discusses upcoming budget hearings The ASUCD Senate meeting was called to order by Vice President Shreya Deshpande at 6:10 p.m.…

Continue Reading →

Changes to student basic needs services seek to broaden assistance on campus
Permalink

Changes to student basic needs services seek to broaden assistance on campus

Aggie Compass sees four pillars of support to help students in need The Aggie Compass Basic Needs Center at UC Davis is seeking ways to further help students…

Continue Reading →

ASUCD Senate tables spending bills pending further review
Permalink

ASUCD Senate tables spending bills pending further review

Senate holds Allyship training, passes resolution to support California Senate Bill 24 The April 18 Senate meeting was called to order at 6:15 pm by Vice President Shreya…

Continue Reading →