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2018-2019 Campus Community Book Project

October 03, 2018
The Office of Campus Community Relations is pleased to announce the 2018-2019 Campus Community Book Project (CCBP) program, which will support the selection of The Book of Joy by the Dalai Lama, Desmond Tutu, and Douglas Abrams on the theme of “community building.”

Aldana to Co-Chair HSI Task Force

September 12, 2018
Chancellor Gary S. May recently added Raquel Aldana, associate vice chancellor for Academic Diversity, as co-chair of the task force he established to coordinate UC Davis’ planning to become a federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution, or HSI.

MSI Aspiring Leaders Applications Opening Soon

September 07, 2018
MSI Aspiring Leaders is a program developed by the Penn Center for Minority Serving Institutions (CMSI) that brings together prominent leaders from Minority Serving Institutions' (MSI) to engage with mid-career aspiring leaders from the education, non-profit, and business sectors in an effort to prepare the next generation of MSI presidents.

HSI Task Force

August 29, 2018
In late June, 2018 Chancellor May invited twenty-nine distinguished scholars, administrators, community members, and students to serve on a task force to help UC Davis define what success should mean for a research intensive, public land-grant, Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) in California.

World Breastfeeding Week

August 05, 2018
UC Davis is celebrating World Breastfeeding Week with a whole MONTH of education.

The Moreno family shares a lasting connection with UC Davis

June 05, 2018

It was 1970 and 10 year-old Josephine Moreno ’84 waited at the UC Davis Shields Library reading and flipping through some books as her sister, Rosemarie Moreno Elizondo ’74, was wrapping up her shift as a student library employee. Even as a child, Josephine felt comfortable and welcomed at the university. That feeling resonated with many family members as well, who would also go on to become UC Davis alumni.

Read the full story here.

UC Haiti Initiative

June 04, 2018
The UC Haiti Initiative @ UC Davis is the local chapter of UCHI’s unprecedented system-wide organization.

Student Disability Drop-In Center Grand Opening

May 29, 2018
Did you know that you have options for specialized academic and mobility support? Have you ever wondered if you qualify for disability services? The Student Disability Drop-In Center is here for you.