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Some UC Davis students say college life isn’t always Ramadan-friendly 

UC Davis students discuss challenges balancing observing Ramadan while away from home, attending Picnic Day and living on campus   By UMAIMA EJAZ — features@theaggie.org   As UC...

Best spots to skateboard on campus 

From beginner to advanced, here are the places to hit    By SIERRA JIMENEZ — arts@theaggie.org   Whether you’re a beginner just learning how to TicTac on the...

An Ed Board-approved Davis bucket list

Activities students can try while attending UC Davis   There’s no doubt that Davis has plenty of incredible activities and places to explore. At times, yes,...

Ukrainian immigrants, refugees, relatives bring local visibility to the war 

Davis Slavic community shows support for Ukranians both in Sacramento area and overseas    By MAYA SHYDLOWSKI — features@theaggie.org    When President Joe Biden told NBC in...

Picnic Day makes its return in person after two years of virtual celebrations

The event’s theme for 2022 is “Rediscovering Tomorrow,” a twist on the past two virtual Picnic Day themes of “Envisioning Tomorrow” and “Discovering Silver...

‘This just keeps happening. Over and over’: Students respond to Sacramento shooting

Students, faculty and experts speak on Sacramento shooting that killed six and injured 12  By CHRIS PONCE  — city@theaggie.org   Content Warning: This article contains descriptions of...

CalFresh financially supported almost 5,000 UC Davis students in 2019-2020

Students share their experience with the CalFresh program at UC Davis By JENNIFER MA — campus@theaggie.org    CalFresh, also known federally as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program...

A majority of women experience at least one false-positive mammogram across a decade of testing

UC Davis researchers studied the effects of digital tomography versus mammography  By MONICA MANMADKAR — science@theaggie.org   Research led by UC Davis Health found that over half...

It’s never too late to learn an instrument

There are a variety of benefits, too! By OWEN RUDERMAN — opruderman@ucdavis.edu  Many of us can remember a time when we first learned a musical instrument....

During Black History Month, The Aggie recognizes Black alumni

Leola Calzolai-Stewart discusses her new film, “The American Diplomat,” and encourages people to explore more diverse accounts of history    By MAYA SHYDLOWSKI — features@theaggie.org    This article...

Davis businesses encourage residents to buy local

Shopping small this holiday season is as important as ever, according to local business owners By LEVI GOLDSTEIN — city@theaggie.org Every November and December, consumers across...

Students reflect on highs, lows of returning to campus

From extracurriculars to exams, students discuss the transition to in-person operations and what parts of in-person learning they wish continued By LYRA FARRELL — features@theaggie.org As...

Cartoon: Friendly reminders

By SEANNE JAVIER –– sajavier@ucdavis.edu Drawn by: Seanne Javier –– sajavier@ucdavis.edu Disclaimer: (This cartoon is humor and/or satire, and its content is purely fictional. The story...

Humor: November 18 marked 10th anniversary of former UCD Chancellor haunting Death Star bathrooms

“She’s just like Moaning Myrtle, but worse and she won’t stop complaining about lizards” By IAN COSNER — iacosner@ucdavis.edu  November 18, 2021 marked the 10th anniversary...

UC Davis Football celebrates homecoming with a blowout win against Northern Colorado

The Aggies spectacular defensive effort allowed 3 points in their homecoming win while improving their record to 6-1 By MARLON ROLON — sports@theaggie.org After suffering their...