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Members of ASUCD commissions gave quarterly updates at May 27 ASUCD Senate meeting

The seven commissions of ASUCD reported on their Spring Quarter updates and spoke on plans for Fall Quarter Internal Vice President Emily Barneond called the...

Tenant dies due to injuries sustained in May 8 Solano Park apartment complex fire

The California State Fire Marshal's Office is currently conducting an investigation regarding the cause of the fire, and the investigation results will be available...

Manetti Shrem Museum reopens with new exhibitions

Two new exhibitions are available for visitors to experience after the museum staff’s hard work through the pandemic The Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Museum...

Aggie Square offers new way for UC Davis students to experience education

UC Davis is developing a new creative and hands-on learning environment on the Sacramento campus that offers unique quarterly programs for students Aggie Square is...

Senate Bill #97 passed at May 20 ASUCD Senate Meeting

ASUCD senators voted to establish the Herbicide Free Committee (HFC) as a permanent committee under ASUCD On Thursday, May 20, the ASUCD Senate meeting was...

Participants in UC Davis undergraduate survey targeted by Accellion cyberattack

Data from survey responses could be published or sold for financial gain by hackers Participants in one of UC Davis’ undergraduate experience surveys were targeted...

Students express anxieties about return to in-person instruction

Many students have become accustomed to the remote learning norm of open-book, open-note test taking and are worried about rigor of the traditional classroom In...

UC eliminates SAT, ACT requirement from admissions process

The UC reached a settlement in landmark standardized-testing case—enforcing the continuance of a “test-blind” approach to admissions The University of California will no longer consider...

Provost Mary Croughan discusses option of hybrid classes for Fall Quarter 2021

Fall registration is underway, and UC Davis is still planning for classes that create a safe environment for students returning to campus With the release...

Senate Bill #95 restructuring Chapter 15 of the Bylaws passed at May 13 ASUCD Senate meeting

Three Transfer, Re-entry and Veterans Committee members were confirmed with no objections ASUCD Vice President Emily Barneond called the Senate meeting to order on Thursday,...

UC Davis ranks #35 in annual Forbes, QS rankings for diversity and education

Renetta Tull, the vice chancellor of diversity, equity and inclusion, said the rankings are a “motivator” for future work Forbes recently ranked UC Davis as...

Mental Health Initiative, Student Health and Counseling working to support students during Mental Health Awareness Month

The town hall meeting hosted by MHI on April 30 raised concerns over the usability of Health-e-Messaging and advocated for counselors who specialize in...

LGBTQIA+ Resource Center organizes 2021 calendar of events for UC Davis’ Pride Month

Events are held weekly throughout May, ranging from supporting LGBTQIA+ survivors to making pride crochet plushies This year’s Pride Month theme, Queers in Bloom, is...

Bear walks onto campus and into traffic

An approximately 200-pound bear was seen near the Arboretum before wandering onto state Route 113 where it died after a collision with a vehicle Early...

Senate resolution to add mental health resources onto student IDs passed at May 6 meeting

With the addition of this information on Aggie identification cards, ASUCD intends to make mental health resources more accessible The ASUCD meeting was called to...