University News

Vulnerable and undervalued

July 10, 2020
ICE threatens to disrupt the lives of international students in the U.S.

By Sasha Pesci and Elisa Ugarte, PhD students at UC Davis

UC Davis names 2020 Chancellor’s Innovation Awards

June 18, 2020
UC Davis has named the recipients of the 2020 Chancellor’s Innovation Awards. The awards recognize faculty, project teams and community partners for their work, dedication and success in improving the lives of others and addressing the needs of our global society through innovative solutions.

Ralph J. Hexter: Calm, Cool, Creative

June 09, 2020
During his nearly 9½ years as provost and executive vice chancellor, Ralph J. Hexter has been the calm before, during and after the storm. It is a trait that people mention often when talking about how he has carried himself as UC Davis’ chief academic officer and chief operating officer.

Aggie Square Before Aggie Square

April 23, 2020
Aggie Square is all about accelerating collaboration among faculty across our Davis and Sacramento campuses. It would be difficult to find a better proof of concept to demonstrate how such collaboration addresses wicked problems than the COVID-19 research going on right now. 

Our 10 Finalists in Abbreviated Grad Slam

April 01, 2020
As far as we’re concerned, they all hit grand slams in the 2020 Grad Slam. They are the 10 finalists, and will always have that honor — and some prize money, too.

UC Davis Chancellor’s Awardees

March 06, 2020
In describing UC Davis Chancellor's Awardee Huaijun Zhou, one nominator said, “there is no ivory tower for this Aggie," as the College of Agriculture and Environmental Science professor's approach ensures grad students engage with communities to solve global challenges.

Immersive Experience: Quarter at Aggie Square

February 20, 2020

By Sharon Campbell Knox on February 18, 2020

"Quarter at Aggie Square has built out its first year’s curriculum, for fall-winter 2020-21, and is seeking additional proposals for future quarters at the university’s new innovation hub in Sacramento.