Campus safety task force must consider greater institutional change when making its final recommendations
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Campus safety task force must consider greater institutional change when making its final recommendations

Although the task force’s initial recommendations are well-intentioned, more radical change is necessary to fundamentally alter campus policing In response to large-scale national demonstrations and calls for local…

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As we approach the end of the quarter, now is a good time to reach out to instructors
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As we approach the end of the quarter, now is a good time to reach out to instructors

Many of us are dealing with both school-related and pandemic-related emotional stress The quarter system can be brutal even without the added emotional stress of living in a…

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The Editorial Board calls on UC Davis Athletics to withdraw from high-contact gameplay this season
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The Editorial Board calls on UC Davis Athletics to withdraw from high-contact gameplay this season

As COVID-19 death counts continue to rise, a strict following of COVID-19 guidelines is necessary to ensure the health and safety of student-athletes As vaccinations increase and the…

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A comprehensive understanding of our country’s history is the only way to fix present inequities
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A comprehensive understanding of our country’s history is the only way to fix present inequities

The Editorial Board recognizes the importance and significance of Black History Month In 2021, Black History Month has come at a time when Black Americans are dying of…

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We must make time to understand international injustice
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We must make time to understand international injustice

Staying informed on other countries’ affairs is as important as knowing about those in your home country For most of us, life hasn’t felt quite right for some…

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The Editorial Board shares meaningful music, artists
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The Editorial Board shares meaningful music, artists

Whether you’re looking for some new tunes or interested in reading about our musical knowledge, you’ll find it below Music plays a huge role in everyday life, whether…

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Editorial Board meets with Chancellor May, UC Davis administrators
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Editorial Board meets with Chancellor May, UC Davis administrators

May, administrators discuss reopening campus, vaccine distribution and athletics Chancellor May, Provost Mary Croughan, Vice Chancellor Pablo Reguerín, Vice Chancellor Kelly Ratliff, Associate Chancellor Karl Engelbach, Dana Topousis,…

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Especially during winter months, sleep and exercise can help keep students healthy, motivated
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Especially during winter months, sleep and exercise can help keep students healthy, motivated

 Early morning classes may disrupt sleep cycles for most university students, which may have a negative effect on their learning outcomes The typical weather of Winter Quarter—rainy weeks,…

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The Editorial Board celebrates UC Davis for its role as a medical, environmental leader
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The Editorial Board celebrates UC Davis for its role as a medical, environmental leader

In addition to its remarkable handling of the pandemic, the university has had many incredible achievements UC Davis’ efforts to bring free and accessible COVID-19 testing to both…

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The pandemic is not over: wear your masks, keep your distance and get tested
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The pandemic is not over: wear your masks, keep your distance and get tested

The vaccine brings good news, but we are farther from the end than we might think  When news of a COVID-19 vaccine hit, it was all anyone could…

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Internships should be accessible for all college students
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Internships should be accessible for all college students

 While internships can be valuable education experiences, interns should be paid a living wage for their work In the midst of summer internship applications, many students—members of the…

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The Editorial Board looks forward to an administration with deliberate plans to fight our country’s most pressing issues
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The Editorial Board looks forward to an administration with deliberate plans to fight our country’s most pressing issues

 Biden-Harris administration must take strong steps to tackle environmental and public health crises The first 100 days of President Joe Biden’s term appear very promising if Biden and…

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Martin Luther King Jr. paved the way for the ongoing fight against injustice
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Martin Luther King Jr. paved the way for the ongoing fight against injustice

The BLM movement and grassroots organizing is an extension of what King stood for Though the 1950s and 60s—the era of the Civil Rights Movement—may seem like the…

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University prioritizing funds incorrectly, students need more financial assistance
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University prioritizing funds incorrectly, students need more financial assistance

The Editorial Board sees multiple misuses of money by UC Davis during this unprecedented pandemic Attending college right now is challenging. With physical distancing from the COVID-19 pandemic,…

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UC Davis must promptly provide clarity on reopening plans for Fall Quarter
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UC Davis must promptly provide clarity on reopening plans for Fall Quarter

Students, faculty and staff deserve more information about UC plans Though the recent University of California Office of the President (UCOP) press release on Jan. 11 stating plans…

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