Humor: School book club loses funding after asking Ayn Rand to come speak
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Humor: School book club loses funding after asking Ayn Rand to come speak

Davis Campus Readers feel heat after inviting dead author to campus Davis Campus Readers (DCR), a book club at UC Davis, has had its funding cut and will…

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Humor: I took a personality test that ripped me a new one
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Humor: I took a personality test that ripped me a new one

Don’t take the Enneagram in front of your friends “My parents met through a personality test.” A few years ago, my friend in high school was trying to…

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The corrupting power of too much democracy
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The corrupting power of too much democracy

Exploring link between excess democracy and Trump Talking heads have speculated since the election about the million dollar question: Why did Donald Trump’s authoritarian and nostalgic message of…

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Humor: School book club loses funding after asking Ayn Rand to come speak
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Humor: School book club loses funding after asking Ayn Rand to come speak

Davis Campus Readers feel heat after inviting dead author to campus Davis Campus Readers (DCR), a book club at UC Davis, has had its funding cut and will…

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Trump’s closed-door policy
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Trump’s closed-door policy

New administration’s “Muslim ban” defies logic, morality In a move unprecedented in its lack of clarity and human decency, President Trump issued an Executive Order on Jan. 27,…

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What being “poor” really means
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What being “poor” really means

How stereotypes and educational inequality tie into poverty Defining poverty is far from straightforward. The condition spans a range of complexities, from social problems to the federally determined…

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The intergenerational technology divide
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The intergenerational technology divide

As technology advances, a generation of workers is left behind Technology has the awesome ability to connect me with my friends halfway across the world. I can record…

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Humor: Crowded bus offers great experience for future career as canned sardine
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Humor: Crowded bus offers great experience for future career as canned sardine

Students make the best out of a steamy, overcrowded situation It’s that time of year again when it rains non-stop and everybody takes the bus to campus. It…

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Betsy DeVos’ backwards vision of American education
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Betsy DeVos’ backwards vision of American education

The future of American education is uncertain under Trump’s pick for Secretary of Education   Senate Democrats voting on Tuesday to prevent Betsy DeVos’ confirmation as Secretary of…

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Don’t forget LGBTQ individuals in conservative areas
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Don’t forget LGBTQ individuals in conservative areas

Jai Bornstein’s suicide reminds us that trans youth still face severe prejudice in red regions of the nation This past December, 19-year-old transgender woman and activist Jai Bornstein…

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UC Davis sets example for environmental progress
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UC Davis sets example for environmental progress

Trump Administration casts dark cloud over environmental policy On Dec. 16, 2016, UC Davis was ranked the most sustainable university in the world by the University of Indonesia’s…

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Humor: Tandem Tipsy Taxi rolled out to make Davis more green
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Humor: Tandem Tipsy Taxi rolled out to make Davis more green

Number-one sustainable school looks to extend its lead After earning the rank of number-one sustainable university in the world, UC Davis has unveiled its next step toward zero…

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Humor: Argue basketball with me and I’ll fall in love
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Humor: Argue basketball with me and I’ll fall in love

Looking at common interests in relationships I visited my housemate in Colombia over Winter Break. We went to the coast to celebrate New Year’s with his sister and…

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Show solidarity with Islamic Center of Davis
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Show solidarity with Islamic Center of Davis

Islamic Center of Davis vandalized in heinous hate crime The Islamic Center of Davis was vandalized early last Sunday, Jan. 22, in the latest abhorrent hate crime to…

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Smartphone use: the smoking of our time
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Smartphone use: the smoking of our time

The worrying implications of escapism at our fingers As late as the 1960s, taglines like “More Doctors Smoke Camels than any other Cigarette!” and “20,679 Physicians say ‘Luckies…

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