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Davis, California

Sunday, December 5, 2021

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US Supreme Court rules Trump administration improperly ended DACA program

DACA program must resume accepting applications, Trump administration could attempt to end program again The U.S. Supreme Court released its decision on the Deferred Action...

Drop in UC freshmen applications for first time in 15 years

UC freshman applications decreased by 3 percent systemwide A fact sheet released by the UC Office of the President (UCOP), which highlighted the UC admission...

UC Davis students voice thoughts on midterm election

Democrat, Republican student leaders discuss The Nov. 6 midterm elections ushered in continued success for California Democrats with gains in the House of Representatives and...

UC Davis alumnus, dean appointed to the State Board of Food and Agriculture

Appointees seek to serve as liaisons between agricultural, academic communities   On Feb. 23, Calif. Governor Jerry Brown reappointed UC Davis alumnus Craig McNamara as...

UC Regents approve tuition hike

The University of California (UC) Board of Regents approved a tuition plan Thursday morning that will increase UC tuition by up to five percent...

UC Board of Regents passes tuition plan

This morning, a committee of the University of California (UC) Board of Regents approved UC President Janet Napolitano's tuition plan, which would increase UC tuition by up to...

Students lead protest in response to impending tuition hikes

Update (11/19/14, 1:30 p.m.): The UC Board of Regents passed Napolitano's tuition plan this morning, Nov. 19, 7-2.    Three years to the day of the infamous...

Community members advocate breaking cycle of gun violence

As a result of numerous incidents of gun violence across the country, the City of Davis hosted a Feb. 19 forum on ending gun...

State representatives, students promote four student debt bills

A press conference was held on the South Steps of the State Capitol on April 8, where State Representative Bob Wieckowski (D-Fremont), State Controller...

Senator proposes bill to create online courses for public universities

On Feb. 21, Senate President Pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) presented Senate Bill 520, which would create online courses at the state level in...

State representative introduces bill terminating textbook sales tax

On Feb. 19, State Rep. Tim Donnelly (R-Twin Peaks) proposed the Textbook Relief Act, which would exempt textbooks from sales tax in California. Donnelly...

Mail delivery to cease on Saturdays

Beginning August, the United States Postal Service (USPS) will stop the delivery of mail and magazines to street addresses on Saturdays, a cut that...

Marriage equality protest takes place in Sacramento

On Valentine’s Day, a group of same-sex couples and political activists advocating marriage equality gathered at the Sacramento County clerk’s office in a sign...

News in Brief: President’s plan to reduce gun violence revealed

Yesterday, the White House issued President Obama’s plan to minimizing gun violence in the nation. Titled “Now Is the Time: The President’s Plan to Protect...

Governor declares California’s budget deficit-free

In January, Gov. Jerry Brown revealed that California now has no budget deficit, which once was $25 million two years ago. Gov. Brown released...