UC-AFT union bargains over new contract
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UC-AFT union bargains over new contract

Lecturers seek longer job contracts, more security from university The University of California American Federation of Teachers (UC-AFT), a labor union that represents lecturers and librarians working at…

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Failure of police disarmament resolution reveals divided opinion
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Failure of police disarmament resolution reveals divided opinion

SR #10 fails 6-5 in Senate, leads to continuing discussion about disarmament The ASUCD Senate meeting on April 11 drew a larger-than-usual crowd. The controversial topic of police…

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Chancellor Gary May stands against FDA’s blood donation restrictions on MSM
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Chancellor Gary May stands against FDA’s blood donation restrictions on MSM

Restrictions specifically target men who have had sex with men Chancellor Gary May recently released a statement to the community calling attention to federal restrictions that gay men…

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UC Regent Ellen Tauscher passes away at 67
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UC Regent Ellen Tauscher passes away at 67

Tauscher only two years into a 12-year term UC Regent Ellen Tauscher died Monday after a monthslong fight against pneumonia, according to the Los Angeles Times. She was…

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Student housing update: late-night shutdowns, added triples and more
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Student housing update: late-night shutdowns, added triples and more

UC Davis Student Housing and Dining Services attempts to keep up with low vacancy rates UC Davis Student Housing and Dining Services is planning on rolling out several…

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UC Davis MAPS team headed to NASA
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UC Davis MAPS team headed to NASA

MAPS team at UC Davis named finalist in NASA’s BIG Idea Challenge A UC Davis engineering team known as MAPS was named one of the five finalists for…

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Resolution to disarm campus police fails at Apr. 11 Senate meeting
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Resolution to disarm campus police fails at Apr. 11 Senate meeting

Tension mounts between students who feel unsafe with armed campus police and senators who disagree with all or parts of the resolution The Apr. 11 ASUCD Senate Meeting…

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UC Davis Medical Center notifies hundreds of patients of potential measles exposure
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UC Davis Medical Center notifies hundreds of patients of potential measles exposure

Sacramento hospital sends letter warning roughly 220 patients UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento sent out a letter to roughly 220 patients treated on March 17 at the…

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AFSCME Local 3299 UC workers hold state-wide strike to protest unfair labor practices
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AFSCME Local 3299 UC workers hold state-wide strike to protest unfair labor practices

Complaint filed accusing UC of bribery, instilling fear and coercion to break union lines By ALLY RUSSELL — campus@theaggie.org 39,000 UC workers participated in a state-wide picket line…

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Office of Public Scholarship and Engagement opens at UC Davis
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Office of Public Scholarship and Engagement opens at UC Davis

New office aims to connect university, non-university groups together About six months ago, UC Davis unveiled the Office of Public Scholarship and Engagement (OPSE). It aims to continue…

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UC Davis honors survivors, hosts safe-space events to participate in Sexual Assault Awareness Month
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UC Davis honors survivors, hosts safe-space events to participate in Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Seven campus organizations come together to boost stories and voices of survivors Nearly 30 events throughout the month of April will be held to educate students, raise awareness…

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The Gunrock reports increased numbers with alcohol sales
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The Gunrock reports increased numbers with alcohol sales

University marketing regulations prevent restaurant from reaching full potential The Gunrock, one of UC Davis’s on-campus restaurants, reopened its alcohol service on January 7. Keith Luke, the manager…

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Second annual WarnMe emergency notification system test to occur on April 24
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Second annual WarnMe emergency notification system test to occur on April 24

Students and community encouraged to update information for the alert system On April 24 at approximately 12 p.m., the Davis campus will be conducting a test of the…

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ASUCD Senate tackles all business in two hours
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ASUCD Senate tackles all business in two hours

Senate elects new Pro Temp, passes resolution calling for Punjabi language classes The April 4 ASUCD Senate meeting was called to order at 6:13 p.m. by Vice President…

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Native American Studies Department, Native American elders express dismay with Manetti Shrem exhibit
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Native American Studies Department, Native American elders express dismay with Manetti Shrem exhibit

Certain items removed from exhibition   The Native American Studies (NAS) department at UC Davis, as well as Native American elders in the Davis community, have expressed concern…

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