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Campus News

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...

The Menstrual Equity for All Act gives students access to free menstrual products on campus

The Pantry also supplies menstrual products to students, faculty and staff   By KRISTIN TRENT — campus@theaggie.org   Beginning in October 2021, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB-367,...

Senate holds special session on May 24 that included a presentation from the chancellor

Chancellor Gary May shared end-of-year remarks with the Senate table By ANGELINA ANGELO— campus@theaggie.org Chancellor Gary May began his presentation at the Senate meeting at 6:16...

English graduate students with disabilities cite the university as putting up unnecessary barriers

Multiple application processes for requesting accommodations have impacted graduate students with disabilities in their studies and employment By KATHLEEN QUINN— campus@theaggie.org Graduate students with disabilities have...

Senate table confirms DRAC nominee, hears CALPIRG presentation, introduces SR #32 at a virtual meeting

The meeting took place over Zoom following a member of the Senate table testing positive for COVID-19 By ISABELLA KRZESNIAK — campus@theaggie.org Internal Vice President Juliana...

UC to waive tuition, fees for Native American students

UC campuses will begin waiving tuition and fees for Native American students who are state residents and members of federally recognized tribes    By JENNIFER MA...

UC Davis plans to hold graduation ceremonies in-person for the first time since before the pandemic 

This year, commencement has been consolidated into three ceremonies By ANGELINA ANGELO — campus@theaggie.org UC Davis will host graduation commencement ceremonies in-person for the first time...