Alumni Awards

Young Alumnus Award Winner Reaches for the Stars

November 19, 2018

By Theresa Steinberger

This year’s Young Alumnus Award winner Richard Addante Ph.D. ’11 – only seven years out from graduation – is already the only psychologist to participate in a NASA simulation mission to Mars. During the mission, his team helped develop NASA’s understanding of challenges that may arise for humans confined together in a long mission.  

Alumni Awards Honor Aggie Community in Action

November 06, 2018
This year’s UC Davis Alumni Awards honor three leaders in higher education, one of the Most Powerful Women in Healthcare Information Technology, a neuroscientist who worked with NASA, a health professional using film to convey vital information and a dynamic duo of Aggie advocates.

Alumni Awards

Cal Aggie Alumni Association annually recognizes alumni and friends of UC Davis.
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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.

Changing the Ratio

January 03, 2017
UC Davis alumna turned tech executive fights to increase diversity in STEM fields

Making the World a Brighter Place

January 02, 2017
An early graduate of the UC Davis Ophthalmology Residency Program, Michael Schermer, M.D., credits UC Davis for being his bridge to the Sacramento region.