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Celebrity chef speaks at ASUCD Entrepreneurship Fund’s annual event

May 19, 2014

World famous chef and UC Davis alumnus Martin Yan was this year’s speaker at the ASUCD Entrepreneurship Fund’s (E-Fund) annual event, held at the Student Community Center on May 13. The E-Fund was founded Fall Quarter 2012, and its main goal is to promote entrepreneurship among undergraduate students. This year, Yan was chosen to...

The California Aggie
On-campus shop provides auto-mechanic service for 32 years

May 19, 2014

Tucked away at the edge of the UC Davis Arboretum, Redfield Machine, an auto-mechanic shop open since 1982, advertises its services with only one small sign. For owner Bob Redfield and his regular customers, however, the name of the 17 Arboretum Terrace auto shop is recommendation enough. “If anyone can, he can,” said Redfield...

The California Aggie
LGBTQIA Resource Center celebrates 20th anniversary

May 19, 2014

On May 7, marking the 20th anniversary celebration, hundreds of alumni, students, faculty, administration and members of the Davis community gathered together in the LGBTQIA Resource Center to reflect upon its growth and development. Over the past two decades, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual (LGBTQIA) Resource Center has flourished significantly in...

The California Aggie
Ph.D. Student at UC Davis finds lots of foraging opportunities in Davis

May 19, 2014

When I first saw Kevin Smith, he was twining cord using strips of a leaf from a New Zealand flax, one of several useful plants one might find on a walk through Davis. Smith is a Ph.D. student in archaeology at UC Davis, pursuing his interest in studying and practicing how our ancestors lived....

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UC Davis’ Bottles for Poverty builds school in Ethiopia

May 19, 2014

After almost three long years of collecting thousands of recyclable bottles and redeeming them for cash, UC Davis’ Bottles for Poverty successfully raised enough funds in order to build a school in Gonder, Ethiopia this past April. Started in 2011, Bottles for Poverty (BFP) is a club dedicated to raising funds in order to...

The California Aggie
Biodigester opens on UC Davis campus

May 19, 2014

On April 22, the UC Davis Renewable Energy Anaerobic Digester (READ) opened on campus and is currently working to produce more energy for campus facilities. The University of California (UC) system has a sustainability policy that has guidelines for all UC schools regulating green building design, clean energy, climate protection, sustainable transportation, recycling and...

The Sacramento Bee
Lockdown lifted at Roseville college after suspect found in classroom

May 19, 2014

Roseville police report that a woman has been taken to a hospital for mental evaluation after she reportedly was seen with a handgun this morning at Heald College.

The State Hornet
Communications student dies from epileptic seizure

May 16, 2014

Sacramento State communication studies student died following an epileptic seizure on May 6.

The California Aggie
Campus Judicial Report

May 15, 2014

In this week’s edition of Meet a Judicial Officer, we sat down to interview Assistant Director of Student Judicial Affairs (SJA) Colette Nuño. Colette Nuño is currently the longest serving SJA officer with over 25 years of experience at UC Davis. As an undergraduate, Colette double majored in psychology and sociology at Chico State...

The California Aggie
This week in senate: May 8, 2014

May 15, 2014

ASUCD Vice President Maxwell Kappes presided over the senate meeting held on May 8 at Freeborn Hall. The meeting was called to order at 6:42 p.m. Prior to the meeting being called to order, Associate Executive Vice Chancellor Rahim Reed reminded the crowd, which filled the facility, to consider UC Davis’ principles of community...

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