UC Davis celebrates its first Mental Health Awareness Month in May
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UC Davis celebrates its first Mental Health Awareness Month in May

Month hopes to engage students with mental health dialogue For the first time, UC Davis is hosting Mental Health Awareness Month this May as a component of the…

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Fossil Free UC Davis demonstrators hold overnight sit-in at Mrak Hall
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Fossil Free UC Davis demonstrators hold overnight sit-in at Mrak Hall

Organization demands UC’s $2.5 billion divestment from fossil fuel industries Students gathered at the Memorial Union (MU) Quad on May 2 to join in Fossil Free UC Davis’…

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UC Davis partners with SEaB Energy to research sustainable energy generation
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UC Davis partners with SEaB Energy to research sustainable energy generation

Research on SEaB’s FLEXIBUSTER to be conducted at U.S. Naval Base in Ventura County In order to tackle food waste concerns, UC Davis researchers are collaborating with the…

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UC Davis Native American Studies professor receives Mellon Foundation fellowship
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UC Davis Native American Studies professor receives Mellon Foundation fellowship

Liza Grandia’s research will merge social, environmental sciences to study the intersection of toxicology, rights of indigenous communities   Liza Grandia, an associate professor of Native American Studies,…

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LGBTQIA Resource Center holds “Dismantling White Supremacy” workshop
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LGBTQIA Resource Center holds “Dismantling White Supremacy” workshop

Workshop seeks to build awareness, understanding about racism Students of the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex Asexual Resource Center (LGBTQIARC) held a workshop titled “Dismantling White Supremacy:…

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UC Davis celebrates International Center Grand Opening
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UC Davis celebrates International Center Grand Opening

Center aims to expand UC Davis, foster globally engaged scholars The UC Davis International Center Grand Opening Celebration took place on on April 21, featuring an introductory reception,…

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UC Davis makes multi-million dollar investment in instructional equipment
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UC Davis makes multi-million dollar investment in instructional equipment

Funding given up-front for second year of equipment replacement plan With new instructional equipment arriving for the 2017-2018 school year, an effort by UC Davis to upgrade, replace…

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Institute of Transportation Studies student founds Women’s Transportation Seminar student chapter
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Institute of Transportation Studies student founds Women’s Transportation Seminar student chapter

Chapter dedicated to helping young women network, advance professional careers in transportation UC Davis launched its first Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS) student chapter to help women advance their…

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Construction union holds banner protest in Tercero Parking Lot
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Construction union holds banner protest in Tercero Parking Lot

Union representatives lash out against tile contractor Two union workers stood on the outskirts of Tercero’s southern parking lot on the morning of April 27, and attempted to…

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Forum on immigrant rights held at UC Davis School of Law
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Forum on immigrant rights held at UC Davis School of Law

Senator Bill Dodd holds latest in a number of forums aimed at addressing recent immigration concerns California state Senator Bill Dodd and Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry hosted an installment…

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Earth Week Sustainability Fair promotes campus sustainability
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Earth Week Sustainability Fair promotes campus sustainability

Fair brings together all facets of eco-friendly organizations It is only fitting that the world’s most sustainable university would host a fair to highlight the campus’ eco-friendly practices…

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Renovated Memorial Union to open May 1
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Renovated Memorial Union to open May 1

Renovations include new Games Area, lounge space After several delays, UC Davis’ renovated Memorial Union (MU) is set to open this Monday, May 1. The new building features…

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Last week in Senate
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Last week in Senate

Last week in Senate ASUCD Vice President Adilla Jamaludin called to order April 13’s Senate meeting in the Memorial Union’s Mee Room at 6:10 p.m. All senators were…

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Black American students’ success rate higher when taught by teacher of same race, study finds
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Black American students’ success rate higher when taught by teacher of same race, study finds

UC Davis professor helps to publish “The Long-Run Impacts of Same-Race Teachers” Cassandra M.D. Hart, an education policy professor at UC Davis, along with Constance A. Lindsay and…

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48th Annual Native American Culture Days held from April 10 to 15
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48th Annual Native American Culture Days held from April 10 to 15

Weeklong program builds connections, addresses issues concerning Native American communities The UC Davis Cross Cultural Center held its 48th annual Native American Culture Days (NACD) from April 10…

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