2016-17 Goodbye Editorial
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2016-17 Goodbye Editorial

The Editorial Board bids farewell Scott Dresser, Editor-in-Chief By Eli Flesch Let’s talk about Scott Dresser. But let’s keep it brief. We don’t want this to go to…

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Keep meeting spaces free and accessible
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Keep meeting spaces free and accessible

UC Davis to implement hourly fees for on-campus meeting spaces On May 16, UC Davis student organizations and clubs were notified by an email bulletin from the Center…

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ASUCD’s abysmal voter turnout problem
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ASUCD’s abysmal voter turnout problem

Student officials fail to effectively promote important special election ASUCD held a special election from May 24-25 to vote on the re-establishment of the ASUCD judicial branch. Students…

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What it means to protest a day of celebration
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What it means to protest a day of celebration

Commencement speakers should embody university’s ideals Vice President Mike Pence’s commencement speech at University of Notre Dame on May 21 was met with dozens of graduating students walking…

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Consider the following
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Consider the following

Vote to re-establish ASUCD Court in special election UC Davis students will have the unique opportunity to vote to reestablish the ASUCD judicial branch this Wednesday. This special…

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Clean water is a basic human right
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Clean water is a basic human right

The fight for clean water doesn’t end after drought stops When you woke up this morning, what did you do? Did you brush your teeth, take a shower…

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When hazing turns deadly
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When hazing turns deadly

Hazing deaths are avoidable but all too common No parent should have to bury their child. But after a fraternity hazing ritual turned deadly, Jim and Evelyn Piazza…

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Editorial Board meets with Gary May
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Editorial Board meets with Gary May

May discusses positions on boards, UCOP audit, free speech The Aggie Editorial Board sat down with incoming Chancellor Gary May on Monday to talk about issues concerning UC…

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The cost of sustainable eating
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The cost of sustainable eating

Supporting organizations that provide fresh produce to students As an agriculturally-focused school in one of the country’s agricultural powerhouse states, UC Davis emphasizes eating locally, organically and sustainably.…

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Vaccinating the UC
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Vaccinating the UC

New vaccination policy should help ensure a healthy student population The University of California (UC) is instituting a new policy that will require incoming students to be vaccinated,…

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The UC’s deceitful budget tactics
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The UC’s deceitful budget tactics

Hidden reserves should be reinvested in student services and programs A blistering audit released Tuesday showing $175 million in hidden University of California (UC) reserves reinforces the rightly-held…

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UC Davis’ excellent Plan B
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UC Davis’ excellent Plan B

Wellness To Go machine provides affordable emergency contraceptives to students UC Davis has made strides in sexual health and reproductive rights with the installation of a Plan B…

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Gary May should donate income from board positions
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Gary May should donate income from board positions

Promising to donate money to programs benefiting students would show dedication of new chancellor This editorial board wrote in February that Gary May, the incoming UC Davis chancellor,…

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A toast to the 103rd Picnic Day
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A toast to the 103rd Picnic Day

Picnic Day, Picnic Day, Picnic Day, Picnic Day, Picnic Day Picnic Day is approaching, and, with it, so are the morning mimosas, afternoon mimosas, evening mimosas and bedtime…

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Meet Chancellor-designate Gary May
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Meet Chancellor-designate Gary May

Future chancellor visits campus to engage with students Earlier this year, the Editorial Board wrote about how Gary May was a promising choice to be UC Davis’ next…

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