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UC Davis Pre-Health Conference shifts to free, live virtual event due to COVID-19

More diverse workshops, speakers, exhibitors planned  The 18th annual UC Davis Pre-Health Conference, the nation’s largest pre-health conference, will take place as a live virtual...

UC Davis Professor elected to Society of American Historians

Professor Ari Kelman honored for literary achievements  UC Davis History Professor and Interim Dean for the College of Letters and Science Ari Kelman was recently...

Blood drive held despite campus closures

Need for donations increases as COVID-19 pandemic continues  UC Davis partnered with Vitalant and the Red Cross to hold two blood drives on campus from...

UC Davis Children’s Hospital researches COVID-19-related syndrome in children

200 children in Europe, U.S. diagnosed with COVID-related inflammatory syndrome UC Davis Children’s Hospital, part of the Pediatric Emergency Research Networks (PERN), is helping conduct...

UC budget cuts could hit undocumented students and lecturers the hardest

Despite Napolitano, chancellors’ voluntary 10% pay cut, UC faces multiple budget challenges  UC President Janet Napolitano and the 10 UC chancellors will be taking a...

Orientation Office prepares for modified operational status of campus

Aggie 101, Aggie Advising resources available to admitted students in meantime In regards to upcoming orientations, the UC Davis Orientation Office is “preparing for both...

Instruction to be delivered remotely for Summer Sessions as enrollment spikes

Number of total units enrolled across all students jumps by 27.9% Summer Sessions, split up into Session 1, Session 2 and Special Sessions, will be...

Carnegie Fellowship awarded to UC Davis Professor Andrés Reséndez

Exploration of 500 year-old sea voyage relevant to COVID-19 today Andrés Reséndez, a Latin American historian and professor, was recently awarded the Andrew Carnegie Fellowship,...

UCD Police chief asserts department is releasing records pursuant to state law

Recent investigation by UCSD alumnus details use-of-force cases across UC Senate Bill 1421, passed in 2019, requires police departments statewide to release records regarding use...

UC task force unable to reach agreement on how to move forward with Dignity Health partnerships, gives two recommendations

Some argue that partnering with Dignity restrict care to LGBTQ+ people, women, others argue more are harmed by not partnering Unable to agree on a...

UC is largest educational institution in nation to divest completely from fossil fuels

UC sells more than $1 billion in assets from pension, endowment, working capital pools to divest completely from fossil fuels After a five-year effort to...

All BIS 2B seats held for incoming first-years for Fall Quarter 2020

Students encouraged to take series out of order for smoother transition, stronger chemistry foundation  During Fall Quarter Schedule Builder pass times, continuing students found that...

In Memoriam: Dr. F. William Blaisdell, former chair of UCDMC Surgery Department

Founder of trauma care as a surgical speciality passes at age 92 Dr. F. William Blaisdell, “widely considered the founder of trauma care as a...

UC Regents unanimously vote to suspend use of SAT and ACT in admissions

New test that more closely aligns with what students need to know to prepare for UC will be identified or created  The UC Board of...

UC Santa Cruz police monitored picket lines of graduate students supporting COLA

Recent discovery reminiscent of COLA organizers’ previous, current experiences with policing, drums up motivation to keep movement alive Graduate students at UC Santa Cruz striking...