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Review: ‘The Circle: A Social Media Competition’

Season 2 brings all the outlandish antics of reality TV without unnecessary drama “The Circle'' has filled the “Love Island”-shaped hole in my heart. In...

90% blue raspberry, 10% horse—the reason behind why Gunrock is blue

How a botched scientific experiment turned into a beloved somewhat accepted university mascot After a recent outbreak in the UC Davis genetics department, multiple stories...

Review: ‘Nomadland’

Director Chloe Zhao’s damning look into the lives of itinerant workers brings attention to a little-known American subculture     Full disclosure: I love the desert—and...

Making commencement memorable during the pandemic

2020 graduates share how they made their commencement special despite COVID-19 restrictions On April 16, Chancellor Gary May announced that 2021 graduates will have the...

If the COVID-19 vaccine companies were perfumes

Coming to stores near you this holiday season BY KATE HARGES — klharges@ucdavis.edu  As I’m sure many can relate, the vaccine names Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson...

Meet the ASUCD 2020 Fall Elections candidates

Fifteen students are running for six senatorial positions and one candidate is running for External Affairs Vice President Senate: Jack Anthenelli (Thrive), a second-year undeclared major,...

Woodland nursing home experiences second outbreak, rising case counts threaten to move Yolo County back into Purple Tier

Yolo County supervisor urges people to comply with health guidelines, prevent winter outbreak Over the past two weeks, Yolo County has experienced a rise in...

Students must adhere to COVID-19 guidelines as Fall Quarter begins

Eased restrictions on indoor businesses means greater social responsibility from individuals As we return to Davis, the Editorial Board urges all students to do so...

Senate candidate endorsement interview: Alex Cohen

The following transcript has been edited for length and clarity. The California Aggie: If you could introduce yourself — your name, your year, your major...

Graduate students won’t vote on a state-wide COLA strike

UAW Local 2865’s bargaining team voted 10-8 to not call a strike vote, increasing current discontent with union leadership Hundreds of phone calls and countless...

UC joins community colleges, CSUs in endorsing ACA 5

If passed, ACA 5 would allow voters a chance to repeal Prop. 209, ending California’s ban on affirmative action The UC Board of Regents voted...

After SHCS furloughs, counselors voice yearslong frustrations with university leadership

Six SHCS counselors say they feel devalued, voice frustrations with management This article fits into the context of a previous article by The California...

A string of happy coincidences

Consider what will really matter years from now and make your choices off of that. Say yes, call your mom and don’t sweat the...

A not-so grand finale

Despite an unceremonious end, this is only the beginning. Strangely enough, I’ve always loved newspapers. As a kid, I can remember snatching the Los...

And now for something completely different

Taking a moment The first time I was caught in a bike circle during passing period, I froze. I looked around, caught another person’s tire...