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Students share their experiences during Sept. 16-19 orientation events

Participants and leaders expressed mixed opinions about the four-day mandatory programming    By SYDNEY AMESTOY — campus@theaggie.org   This year’s orientation process saw swarms of incoming freshman and...

Makeup commencement ceremonies held for spring 2022 graduates

The ceremonies took place indoors on Aug. 26 and 27 to make up for June’s ceremonies that were cut short due to extreme heat   By...

Antisemitic banners hung from overpass determined ‘hate incident’ by UC Davis police

Chancellor Gary May later released a statement condemning the act By SONORA SLATER — campus@theaggie.org Content warning: This article includes discussions of antisemitic language which some...

ASUCD Senate holds position confirmations

Interim senators, judicial council members and new chairpersons for the various committees confirmed during special session   By SYDNEY AMESTOY — campus@theaggie.org   On Thursday, August 11, at...

UC Davis assistant water polo coach arrested by FBI, indicted by grand jury 

Daniel Noble was charged with the “distribution of visual depictions of minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct,” according to a news release from the...

Davis residents can now view local COVID-19 rates, tracked via wastewater testing

Healthy Central Valley Together is now conducting COVID-19 wastewater testing in Davis    By SYDNEY AMESTOY — campus@theaggie.org   Davis residents, as well as residents in some other...

COVID-19 testing and the Daily Symptom Survey now optional for students

Free, voluntary campus testing has moved from the ARC to the Human Resources Building     By KAYA DO-KHANH — campus@theaggie.org   As of June 24, UC Davis has...

Makeup commencement and regalia refund updates announced after cancelled ceremony

The makeup commencement ceremony will be planned based on feedback from a survey sent out in late June to recent graduates, according to...

UC president, California Secretary of State sign joint resolution to increase student voter participation

The resolution encourages UCs to facilitate easier access to a variety of voting options   By SONORA SLATER — campus@theaggie.org   A joint resolution signed by UC President...

Five pieces of legislation passed, quarterly reports heard at May 26 Senate meeting

The Disability Rights Advocacy Committee, the Office of the International Student Representative and others gave reports on this quarter’s activities and plans for the...

New ASUCD budget reflects efforts to support increased pay equity 

The new budget includes increases in ASUCD employee pay rates and the number of paid workers    By ISABELLA KRZESNIAK — campus@theaggie.org   ASUCD recently held budget hearings...

Students vote to change UC Davis mascot to a cow

Proposition to change the UC Davis mascot to a cow passes in the ASUCD spring election   By SYDNEY AMESTOY — campus@theaggie.org   In this year’s ASUCD spring...

UC Davis Physics Professor Manuel Calderón de la Barca Sánchez, a team of Aggie researchers featured in IMAX film ‘Secrets of the Universe’

“Secrets of the Universe” film explores the powerful forces of the universe and the physics behind what happened shortly after the Big Bang    By KAYA...

Commencement ceremony cut short following heat safety concerns

The ceremony was halted after six people were hospitalized for heat-related medical aid and was rescheduled for this Sunday By SONORA SLATER — campus@theaggie.org UC Davis'...

UC Davis Horse Barn to hold 29th annual production sale

The annual Horse Barn sale returns in person this June, with hybrid formatting options available By ANGELINA ANGELO— campus@theaggie.org The UC Davis Horse Barn plans to...