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A letter from Chancellor Gary S. May

April 19, 2018
This new UC Davis Leadership Job Shadow Program will enable interested students to learn more about our campus by spending a day with a campus leader

Aggies in Action

April 18, 2018
Life can change in an instant. Natural disasters come without warning, as evidenced by the recent Napa Valley and Montecito fires and the subsequent Montecito mudslides. Amid these crises, brave Aggies have served as first responders in many capacities. Whether it be rescue, firefighters or medical staff, the UC Davis spirit of service rises to the occasion in many forms.

A Family Tradition

March 01, 2018

Picnic Day at the University of California, Davis, has been a staple in the Famula household since the moment Thomas and Michelle Famula set foot on campus over 35 years ago. Both have marched in the parade before with their departments and all three of their daughters Melissa ’05, Jessica and Randi ’10, M.S. ’17 have marched in the parade over the years with their respective girl scout troops. Every year they look forward to the animal science displays, the parade, the exhibits–and their personal favorite– the battle of the bands.

Award-Winning Alumnus Says Busy is Better

February 05, 2018
Volunteering comes as second nature to Patrick Sherwood ’86, especially when it comes to his alma mater, University of California, Davis.

UC Davis Graduate Student Finds His Niche at the Olive Center

January 29, 2018

The UC Davis Olive Center, established in 2008, has a mission of “doing for olives what UC Davis did for wine.” Its reports on supermarket olive oil quality in 2010 and 2011 raised millions of consumers’ awareness worldwide. The center works on a wide range of research projects, ranging from plant sciences, biology, animal sciences, chemistry, engineering, sensory, nutrition to consumer sciences, by applying modern scientific knowledge and technology to an ancient crop. Talented and qualified scholars, like Juan Polari Ph.D.

Voices of the Change Generation

January 02, 2018
These UC Davis alumni are fearless in pursuit of societal changes and using technology to amplify their messages.

A First-of-its-Kind Idea

January 02, 2018
Sara Margulis ’97 runs Honeyfund, a nationwide wedding registry that specializes in honeymoon and experiential gifts, with her husband, Josh Margulis.

Learning Artful Innovation

January 02, 2018
As a student at UC Davis, Parker Lee was a drum major for the Cal Aggie Band-Uh, a head student Resident Advisor, editor of a school publication, founded a student madrigal group, delivered The Cal Aggie paper and, somewhere in between all that, he found time to get elected and serve as ASUCD President.

Our Biggest Fans

January 02, 2018
UC Davis’ 1998 men’s basketball champions reflect on this year’s historic season

Bringing Biotech to Hong Kong

December 28, 2017
UC Davis alumnus has developed diagnosis technology for SARS and other deadly illnesses

Serving Her Crownmunity

December 28, 2017
The 2017 Miss Silicon Valley brings a fresh perspective to community service

Made for Each Other – And UC Davis

December 28, 2017
University of California, Davis, alumni Scott ‘84 and Suzie ’84 Havemann love to share the tale of how they fell in love and talk about the place that made it all possible.

Jim Les

December 28, 2017
Coach Jim Les has found that the athletes of UC Davis place just as much importance on success in academics and community as they do on the court.