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Parent to Parent

December 10, 2019
In the Know-Sometimes It’s WHEN You Know or It’s WHO You Know

By Mary Jane Dellafiora, Aggie Parent and Family Council Member

Taking planes, trains and automobiles home.  Families, friends and festivities.  Just relaxing and recovering from another quarter’s work and a respite before receiving the resulting grades for that.  These are the things occupying the minds and lives of UC Davis students during Winter Break.  But should something else nudge into the edge of their consciousness—finding a summer job?

Counseling Services

November 27, 2019






Hi Parents of UC Davis Students, we are excited to let you know about our services on campus to help address students’ mental health needs. 

Parent to Parent

November 27, 2019

By Mary Jane Dellafiora, Aggie Parent and Family Council Member


Alumni Awards Recognize Novel Leaders

November 27, 2019
The 2020 UC Davis Alumni Awards honor the accomplishments of eight dedicated alumni and friends, ranging from one of the nation’s top trial lawyers, to health care professionals improving treatments for deadly diseases, to a rising star among women in STEM.

Resource: UC Alumni Career Network

November 20, 2019

Expand your knowledge and reach with the University of California’s Alumni Career Network. This amazing resource provides high-impact, online webinar series designed to provide UC alumni with insights, information, and connections to launch, grow and expand your career opportunities. Topics have ranged from Navigating the Job Search to Discovering a Meaningful 2nd Act Career.

Mother-daughter team teaches English worldwide

November 04, 2019
In 1985 Carol Burrill held her baby girl, Kate, in her arms as she posed for a graduation photo next to the ARC Pavilion. She had just earned her master’s degree in linguistics. Twenty-two years later, Kate ’07 stood in the same spot for a photo the day she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in the same field.

Parent to Parent

October 31, 2019

By Mary Jane Dellafiora, Aggie Parent and Family Council Member

Student Updates

October 30, 2019

Favorites from Home Submission
Being away from home is tough, so we want to give your students a little piece of home when they dine in our dining commons. Share with us the recipe for your student’s favorite dish, and we might just serve it! Please see the click here for more information. 

Join the Student Housing team!

Help Students Address Student Hunger

October 01, 2019

By Eric Gifford

If you’re looking for ways to give at UC Davis, a particularly rewarding service to support is the Student Pantry.

Hunger among students is more prevalent than many of us realize. According to a recent task force study at UC Davis, 44 percent of students report food insecurity, meaning they often skip meals and don’t know where their next meal is coming from. Sadly, this statistic is in keeping with national trends on college campuses.

Establishing a Professional Network

September 04, 2019
Here at the UC Davis Cal Aggie Alumni Association, we are here to help connect you to the extensive Aggie network across the globe. Whether you’re searching for your first job or an established professional, networking can assist with your career aspirations.