Lambda Alumni Assoc

The Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association, UC Davis' LGBT Alumni group, is a network of UC Davis alumni and friends committed to the support, awareness and sensitivity of those who are Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, and Allies.

The Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association engages alumni, student and friends through: charitable activities, social events, mentoring, and educational opportunities for LGBTQIA identified alumni, students, faculty, staff and community members.

Through giving, mentorship and volunteerism, the Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association is helping UC Davis LGBTQIA Students.


The Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association Scholarship Program

Lambda is pleased to announce it awarded one $1,000 scholarship awards to UC Davis students in 2018. In Fall of 2018 applications will be available to apply for the 2019 awards. Please check back on this site for more details.

Support for the Lambda Scholarship Award Program may be made in a number of ways:

  • To support this scholarship program you may do so online here or by check made payable to the UC Davis Foundation. Checks may be sent to:
    Cal Aggie Alumni Association
    Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center
    Attn: CLAA Scholarship Award Program
    530 Alumni Lane
    Davis, CA 95616
  • Serving on the Lambda Scholarship Award Committee and review award applications. If you are interested in serving on the committee, please contact CAAA Staff Ginger Welsh at gwelsh@ucdavis.edu or 530-752-3693.

Endowed scholarships provide generations of students the opportunity to pursue undergraduate degrees. If you would like to endow a scholarship, please contact Richard Engel at rrengel@ucdavis.edu or 530- 752-9960.


Donations to the Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association may be made in one of four ways:

Upcoming Events

Saturday, May 19, 2018
2017 Davis Pride Community Brunch

The Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association, UC Davis' LGBT Alumni Group, would like to invite you to our third annual Davis Pride Community Brunch held in conjunction with Davis Pride. Join us for a morning of community and friendship as we reflect on the accomplishments we've made over the past year.

Date: Saturday, May 19
Time: 10 am - 12 pm
Location: Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center (map)
530 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616

Cost: $30 - Individual Registration
          $35 - Individual Registration with Mimosas
          $250 - Host a Table with Mimosas
          $30 - Sponsor a Student

Register for this event here. Tickets will only be available for advance purchase and registration will close Monday, May 14th.

Unable to attend? Please consider sponsoring an LGBTQIA identified student. All profits from this event will benefit the fundraising efforts of the Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.

For questions about this event, please contact UC Davis Director of International Alumni and Special Interest Networks, Ginger Welsh.

Past Events

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
LGBTQ Pride Night With Women's Basketball

Location: The Pavillion (map
La Rue Road
Davis, CA 95616


Wednesday, October 11, 2017
LGBTA Campus Community Fall Welcome

Join the LGBTA Alumni Association for our Second Annual Campus Community Fall Welcome and National Coming Out Day. Kick off the start of the new academic year, enjoy delicious wines made by UC Davis alumni winemakers and enjoy hors d'oeuvres while catching up with fellow alumni, faculty and staff.

Time: 4:30 - 6:30 pm
Location: Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center
530 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616


Saturday, July 15, 2017
Join UC Davis at San Diego Pride!

Join the University of California LGBTQIA alumni and friends for our inaugural all-UC San Diego Pride delegation! Hosted by UCLA Lambda Alumni Association, we welcome all UC Davis alumni and friends to join us in celebrating San Diego Pride and our Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni.

If you are interested in walking in the San Diego Pride Parade with the all-UC delegation, please sign up using the registration button below. The UCLA Lambda Alumni Association will be in contact the week before the event with details about the parade.

Time: 11 a.m. - San Diego Pride Parade Begins (Please see meeting location below)
12 p.m. - All-UC San Diego Pride Happy Hour


Sunday, June 25, 2017
Join UC Davis at SF Pride!

Join the University of California LGBTQIA alumni and friends for our inaugural all-UC San Francisco Pride delegation! Hosted by Cal Alumni Association, we welcome all UC Davis alumni and friends to join us in celebrating San Francisco Pride and our Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni.

If you are interested in walking in the San Francisco Pride Parade with the all-UC delegation, please sign up using the registration button below. The Cal Alumni Association will be in contact the week before the event with details about the parade.


Saturday, June 10, 2017
Join UC Davis at LA Pride!

Join the University of California LGBTQIA alumni and friends for our inaugural all-UC Los Angeles Pride delegation! Hosted by UCLA Lambda Alumni Association, we welcome all UC Davis alumni and friends to join us in celebrating Los Angeles Pride and our Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni.

If you are interested in walking in the Los Angeles Pride Parade with the all-UC delegation, please sign up using the registration button below. The UCLA Lambda Alumni Association will be in contact the week before the event with details about the #ResistMarch.

Date: Saturday, June 10
Time: 8 a.m. - #ResistMarch Begins (Please see meeting location below)
11 a.m. - All-UC Pride Happy Hour at V Wine Room

Locations: 
ResistMarch Meeting Location  
Buffalo Wild Wings (map)                 
7060 Hollywood Blvd                       
Los Angeles, CA 90028

V Wine Room (map)
903 Westbourne Dr.
West Hollywood, CA 90069


Saturday, June 3, 2017
Join UC Davis at Sacramento Pride!

Join University of California LGBTQIA alumni and friends for our inaugural all-UC Pride delegation! Hosted by UC Davis Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association and UC Davis Medical Center Pride (UCDMC Pride), an all-UC Pride delegation will be walking in the Sacramento Pride Parade on Saturday, June 3.

We welcome all UC alumni, families and friends to stop by the UCDMC Pride booth and cooling tent at the Sacramento Pride Festival. We hope to see you at Sacramento Pride!

Date: Saturday, June 3
Time: 11 a.m. - Sacramento Pride Parade Brings
          11 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Sacramento Pride Festival
          4 - 6 p.m. - All-UC Pride Happy Hour at Cornerstone Restaurant

Location:
Sacramento Pride Festival              
Capitol Mall (map)                        
Sacramento, CA 95814                 

Cornerstone Restaurant (map)
2326 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95816


Saturday, May 20, 2017
2017 Davis Pride Community Brunch

The Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association, UC Davis' LGBT Alumni Group, would like to invite you to our second annual Davis Pride Community Brunch held in conjunction with Davis Pride. Join us for a morning of community and friendship as we reflect on the accomplishments we've made over the past year.

Date: Saturday, May 20
Time: 11 am - 1 pm
Location: Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center (map)
530 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616
Cost:
$30 - Individual Registration
$35 - Individual Registration with Bottomless Mim$250 - Table Sponsor
$30 - Sponsor a Student

Unable to attend? Please consider sponsoring an LGBTQIA identified student. All profits from this event will benefit the fundraising efforts of the Cal Aggie Lambda Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.


Saturday, February 25, 2017
Pride Night: UC Davis Basketball

Join the Alumni and Friends for Pride Night and watch the UC Davis Women and Men's Hoops in a double header!

Time: 2:00 p.m. - Women's Hoops vs. UC Santa Barbara Tip Off
5:00 p.m. - Men's Hoops vs. CSU Long Beach Tip Off
Location: The Pavilion
La Rue Road
Davis, CA 95616


Saturday, September 24, 2016
Join LGBTA Alumni at Brewfest and Aggie Football

Join the LGBTA Alumni Association at Brewfest and to watch the Aggies take on Webber State!  
Taking place prior to the UC Davis football, the 7th Annual UC Davis Brewfest will be held in the Aggie Tailgate Field (North of Aggie Stadium). After the game we have a Family Zone section just for LGBTA alumni and friends to enjoy the game. We will have the opportunity to participate in the high-five tunnel as well as other limited game day opportunities. Please feel free to invite family and friends to this unique opportunity.

Time: 3 - 5:30 p.m. - Brewfest
6:00 p.m. - Game Kickoff
Location: Aggie Stadium
La Rue Road
Davis, CA 95616


Monday, September 19, 2016
LGBTA Campus Community Fall Welcome

Join the LGBTA Alumni Association this September for our inaugural Campus Community Fall Welcome. This event is held in conjunction with the start of classes at UC Davis to kick off the new academic year and welcome students back to campus. Sample delicious wines made by UC Davis alumni winemakers and enjoy hors d'oeuvres while catching up with fellow alumni, faculty, staff and students.

Time: 4:30 - 6:30 pm
6:15pm - Remarks from LGBTA leadership
Location: Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center
530 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616


Saturday, May 10, 2016
Inaugural Davis Pride Brunch

The Cal Aggie LGBTA Alumni Association would like to thank everyone who attended the inaugural brunch that helped kick off Davis Pride. We look forward to seeing this event became our signature event for the LGBTA Alumni Association and hope to see you next year.

Time: 11 am - 1 pm
Location: Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center
530 Alumni Lane
Davis, CA 95616