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2 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Debra LaVoi read a student essay on the solar system, asked questions about "Cat in the Hat" and watched fifth-graders take a math test at the Science and Technology Academy in Knights Landing last week.
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6 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
In February, UC Davis students voted to tax themselves to keep their student paper alive, but editor-in-chief Elizabeth Orpina said Wednesday that she will suspend the weekly print edition and its staff will go without pay for the spring quarter.
10 hrs ago | Business Journal
The UC Davis School of Medicine ranks No. 16 among America's top medical schools in primary care, up from No.
10 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
Samuel Rothmann, a UC Davis student and religious school teacher, keeps his eye on the ball as a young superhero attempts to send Rothmann plunging into the dunk tank at last year's Purim Carnival at Congregation Bet Haverim.
11 hrs ago | Business Journal
It's the season for college rankings, and the U.S. News & World Report has ranked business schools, including for University of California Davis and California State University Sacramento.
15 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise
Two Davis authors - Elizabeth Maxwell and Patricia Willers - will present their new books this month at The Avid Reader, 617 Second St. in downtown Davis.
18 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat
In recognition of Women's History Month, Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, D-Davis, has named Josie Enriquez as the 2014 Woman of the Year for the 4th Assembly District.
The University of California gave $2.5 million total to four projects at its campuses, including $541,000 for a program at UC Davis.
Not quite desert roses, two new species of desert poppies from North America amaze with their simple beauty.
Suicide Prevention of Yolo County is looking for volunteers to work as trained counselors on its 24-hour crisis lines, helping bridge the gaps in mental health services due to state and county budget cuts.
After a string of injuries and deaths at its fraternity houses, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, one of the largest fraternities in the country, said it would no longer permit "pledging" as part of its initiation process for undergraduates seeking to join the organization, and would instead offer new brothers full membership within days of inviting them to ... (more)
A 120-room hotel and conference center is prooposed at the current site of the 43-room University Inn and Suites Hotel in Davis.
Leonard Abbeduto, director of the UC Davis MIND Institute, announced that with the coveted designation as an Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center, "We also become part of a network of 14 other centers that collaborate beyond what one center can do on its own."
A woman who says she tried to kill herself by flooding her home with natural gas sparked an early morning explosion that sent her to the hospital with severe burns and rattled her Redding neighborhood, authorities said Monday.
Fresh banana, a waft of flowers, blueberry: the scents in some labs are a little sweeter than most.
A mouse embryo formed with Stimulus-Triggered Acquisition of Pluripotency cells is seen in this undated image released by RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology on January 28, 2014.
Roberto C. Delgadillo is Humanities, Social Sciences and Government Information Services Librarian at the University of California-Davis University Library in Davis, California .