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Campus News

UC Davis to return to in-person instruction on Jan. 31

With positive case numbers for COVID-19 declining, the campus will fully reopen to students, staff and faculty next Monday By KATHLEEN QUINN and ISABELLA KRZESNIAK...

UC Davis Library, California Vintage Wine Society to create archival collection

The collection will detail the history of the California Vintage Wine Society, a social club for people who appreciate great Californian wine By JENNIFER MA...

New Senate president pro tempore elected at Jan. 6 meeting

Senators expressed interest in ASUCD units and committees in hopes of being approved and working with the directors throughout the quarter By JENNIFER MA —...

UC Davis Academic Senate extends Pass/No Pass deadline for winter quarter

ASUCD Academic Affairs Commission urged Academic Senate to extend deadline for the remainder of the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond By KATIE DEBENEDETTI — campus@theaggie.org   On Jan. 13,...

UC Davis prioritizes residence hall students for isolation, weekly testing

As more students test positive for COVID-19, UC Davis Housing scrambles to get apartments prepared for new residents By KATHLEEN QUINN— campus@theaggie.org UC Davis’ isolation and...

UC Davis extends remote instruction until Jan. 28 following push by students, faculty, staff

Rising COVID-19 case numbers due to the omicron variant have led the university to continue online instruction for three additional weeks By KATHLEEN QUINN— campus@theaggie.org UC...

UC President, chancellors submit letter to support a stronger DACA program

UC administrators expressed their support of DACA in a letter on Nov. 22 By GABY SAINZ-MEDINA — campus@theaggie.org On Nov. 22, a letter was submitted to...

UC Davis switches to online classes for the first week of winter quarter

The university is planning for remote learning from Jan. 3 to Jan. 7 to allow students, faculty and staff to secure negative COVID-19 tests By...

UC Davis Health Digital CoLab joins Cloud Innovation Centers program by Amazon Web Services

The initiative kickstarts with goals of collaboration and healthcare equity    By CHRISTINE LEE — campus@theaggie.org   UC Davis Health Digital CoLab launched the first Cloud Innovation Center...

Students express concern about multiple blackouts, spotty WiFi at The Green

Students were directed to finish up their assignments on campus during multiple WiFi outages and blackouts By KATHLEEN QUINN — campus@theaggie.org The student housing complex, The...

Award ceremony held, new officers seated at Dec. 2 ASUCD meeting

The Senate awarded students for their contributions this quarter and swore in new officers   By JENNIFER MA — campus@theaggie.org   At 5:56 p.m., Vice President Juliana Martinez...

Disabilities Rights and Advocacy Committee releases survey for students with disabilities

In a recent email from the ASUCD president, the Disabilities Rights and Advocacy Committee shared its survey on the on-campus experience for students with...

Dr. Kim Barrett joins UC Davis School of Medicine as vice dean of research

The School of Medicine selected new leadership to promote and maintain its operations  By CHRISTINE LEE — campus@theaggie.org   The UC Davis School of Medicine (SOM) welcomed...

Senate special session held with associate vice chancellor of student life

Senate met with Sheri Atkinson, the associate vice chancellor of student life, to discuss concerns about ASUCD business manager and the director of Creative...

UC Davis became the first public university in the U.S. to add caste as a protected class

While this is seen as a win for caste equality, many on campus want more than a quiet addition to the anti-discrimination policy  By JENNIFER...