Students rate their professors on self-selective website
Permalink

Students rate their professors on self-selective website

Through RateMyProfessors.com students can evaluate professors online “Awesome, Good, Average, Poor, Awful” — all ratings available to assign to professors on a website students know well: RateMyProfessors.com. Founded…

Continue Reading →

Underrepresented religious students balance school and their most sacred holidays
Permalink

Underrepresented religious students balance school and their most sacred holidays

Students discuss how they alter their celebrations to cater to the quarter system Each year, students plan trips home and family vacations to coincide with religious holidays that…

Continue Reading →

Two professors from UC Davis awarded Guggenheim Fellowships
Permalink

Two professors from UC Davis awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

Professors Ari Kelman and Elizabeth Miller two of 173 American and Canadian winners On April 10, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced the 2019 recipients of the…

Continue Reading →

The not-so secret secrets of secret societies
Permalink

The not-so secret secrets of secret societies

A glimpse into secret societies in universities Since the founding and rise to infamy of Yale’s secret society Skull and Bones in 1832, college students across the nation…

Continue Reading →

Put your “Endgame” face on
Permalink

Put your “Endgame” face on

Students share theories and expectations for the final film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s third phase It’s been nearly a year since “Avengers: Infinity War” came out, but…

Continue Reading →

Apple-A-Day: A staple of UC Davis culture and a family-run project
Permalink

Apple-A-Day: A staple of UC Davis culture and a family-run project

Behind the scenes of the juice-making process and why students buy so much of the apple product The famous Apple-A-Day apple cider, sold at the Davis Farmers Market,…

Continue Reading →

Students JUMP on opportunities for inexpensive, bike share riding
Permalink

Students JUMP on opportunities for inexpensive, bike share riding

Students, faculty and members of the UC Davis community ride electric JUMP bikes around campus and the city of Davis Bright red with a sturdy seat and practical…

Continue Reading →

Taxes: they’ll be lower.
Permalink

Taxes: they’ll be lower.

Students face the problem of tax illiteracy in their first tax seasons as adults Millions of Americans rushed to file their taxes before April 15. For many students,…

Continue Reading →

Doxie Derby: Picnic Day tradition with big bark
Permalink

Doxie Derby: Picnic Day tradition with big bark

UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine hosts a family-friendly tradition with Dachshunds It’s time to place your bets on your favorite sausage dog, because the Doxie Derby is…

Continue Reading →

The inner workings of the FADS Picnic Day Fashion Show
Permalink

The inner workings of the FADS Picnic Day Fashion Show

Behind the scenes of a popular tradition While part of the world can anticipate the fashion shows of Fashion Week around the world, Picnic Day visitors can anticipate…

Continue Reading →

Sarah T. Stewart: Parade Marshal for Picnic Day 2019
Permalink

Sarah T. Stewart: Parade Marshal for Picnic Day 2019

From advancing planetary science to leading a rich, historic Davis event The 105th Picnic Day, to be held on April 13, is an event filled with engaging activities…

Continue Reading →

Gunrock wins Aggie affection as both a friendly, furry mascot and favorable Cavalry sire
Permalink

Gunrock wins Aggie affection as both a friendly, furry mascot and favorable Cavalry sire

Gunrock isn’t only the lovable Aggie mascot –– he was also a real-life champion breeding sire With his white toothy grin, wide eyes and huggable navy blue fur,…

Continue Reading →

Measures to ensure safety on Picnic Day
Permalink

Measures to ensure safety on Picnic Day

How the Picnic Day pledge and agreements with downtown businesses promote safe fun This week, the UC Davis campus celebrates the 105th Picnic Day, a tradition that has…

Continue Reading →

Looking Back: Picnic Day’s origins
Permalink

Looking Back: Picnic Day’s origins

The history of the event over the years There are many things that make UC Davis what it is, but Picnic Day is particularly special to the entire…

Continue Reading →

UC Davis Agathon: Dancing for a Cause
Permalink

UC Davis Agathon: Dancing for a Cause

A fresh philanthropy for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals to take place at the CoHo Time to get your dancing shoes on! This Saturday, April 6 from 7-11 p.m.…

Continue Reading →