The ongoing problems of mental health
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The ongoing problems of mental health

A conversation about mental health and its challenges Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg participated in a mental health conversation last week titled “How Can We Improve Mental Health Treatment?”…

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How to be an Agvocate
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How to be an Agvocate

A basic guide to agricultural advocacy Agricultural advocacy is as broad as it is specific, as vague as it is complex. It comes in many different forms, which…

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A glimpse into the lives of Millennial parents
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A glimpse into the lives of Millennial parents

Millennial parents question traditional values of their parents Were you spanked as a child? Have you ever been terrified at the sight of a wooden spoon or, heaven…

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Laughter as medicine
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Laughter as medicine

Research shows laughter can create positive emotional associations A courtroom artist was arrested today for an unknown reason. Details are sketchy. Your response to that painful joke might…

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How nuclear war is depicted in sci-fi
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How nuclear war is depicted in sci-fi

Increasing nuclear tensions makes science fiction more relevant If you’re like me, you’ve probably been thinking a lot about nuclear war. Nukes have existed and proliferated my whole…

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Talent at UCs shouldn’t be concentrated to “elite” schools
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Talent at UCs shouldn’t be concentrated to “elite” schools

The importance of supporting less-developed college towns UC Davis significantly increased the number of students enrolled this year, jumping from an incoming freshman population of 6,741 in 2015…

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Addressing food insecurity in the greater Davis community
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Addressing food insecurity in the greater Davis community

Putting power in the people and food in their bellies Sundays are great for reflecting on the past week while preparing for the next as you unwind and…

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TV’s fall from grace
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TV’s fall from grace

What we love about Hollywood, politics or any other form of entertainment is now being taken on-the-go It’s every generation’s destiny to create a type of slang word…

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Healing with the creativity of our minds
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Healing with the creativity of our minds

Davis promotes art therapy as method of expression Our minds’ creativity is sensational and oftentimes expressed with a paintbrush to paper, with hands to clay or even with…

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How Captain America: Civil War plays out the fight between the far right and the establishment
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How Captain America: Civil War plays out the fight between the far right and the establishment

    The disagreement between Captain America and Iron Man echoes the current political climate No franchise has worked harder to bring science fiction to popular prominence than…

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Millennials are quickly eating themselves to an earlier death
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Millennials are quickly eating themselves to an earlier death

Few American Millennials can afford the time, effort and money it takes to live a sustainable, healthy lifestyle Do you ever wonder and contemplate about when you will…

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Soul food: epidemic vs. epicurean practice
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Soul food: epidemic vs. epicurean practice

As soul food evolves, so does its essence I made my very first pot of gumbo with an abridged set of ingredients in my boyfriend’s kitchen here in…

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Cultivating resistance through the co-ops
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Cultivating resistance through the co-ops

Botanical decolonization on J Street WestCo is an annual conference where cooperatives along the West Coast meet to exchange ideas and resources. This year, Davis hosted the event.…

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The essentials of time management
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The essentials of time management

Forming better academic skills can help to decrease stress, increase success Time is not on our side in the rapidly-progressing quarter system, and bad time management could be…

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Why science fiction is the genre of the 21st century
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Why science fiction is the genre of the 21st century

The genre helps contextualize and reflect current anxieties, problems It’s inarguable that science fiction is one of the most dominant genres of our time. Though it has been…

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