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The Associated Students of UC Davis recently presented its 2013-14 Excellence in Education Awards, one in each undergraduate college, plus educator of the year: Rebekka Andersen, an assistant professor in the University Writing Program.
Davis Community Church will host Native American youth dancers from Annette Island Indian Reserve at a dinner at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, in the Fellowship Hall, 421 D St. The reserve is in an area of Alaska that is accessible only by boat or float plane.
Contrary to previous assumptions, researchers find that preschoolers are able to gauge the strength of their memories and make decisions based on their self-assessments.
California is shutting down 11 oil and gas wastewater injection sites and reviewing over 100 others in the state's drought-ravaged Central Valley as officials fear companies have pumped toxic fracking fluids into needed drinking water aquifers.
According to the Sacramento County coroner's office, Christopher Argumedo, 18, was pronounced dead at 1:10 a.m. Saturday at the UC Davis Medical Center, where he had been listed in critical condition for more than a week following the July 11 accident.
Architect Robert Lindley, who has designed several buildings in Davis over a 30-year career, talks about what defines good architecture in Davis on the latest edition of "Davisville."
The Yolo Basin Foundation and Sudwerk Brewing Company invite the public to celebrate two Davis summer traditions, enjoying well-crafted local beers and watching the fly-out of 250,000 Mexican free-tailed bats at the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area.
With a stroke of his pen, Gov. Jerry Brown made it legal for some California college students under the age of 21 to taste alcohol in class.
Assemblywoman Bonilla's AB 1838, which allows graduates of accelerated and fully accredited medical education programs to become licensed physicians in California, was signed into law on Friday by Governor Brown.
A new report from the University of California, Davis, shows that California agriculture is weathering its worst drought in decades due to groundwater reserves, but the nation's produce basket may come up dry in the future if it continues to treat those reserves like an unlimited savings account.
In the past few weeks, I have had been asked the same question by reporters, friends, strangers, and even a colleague who posts regularly on this very ScienceBlogs site : why, if the California drought is so bad, has the response been so tepid? There is no single answer to this question that the drought is bad; and the response has been tepid).
Katie Fyhrie, 25, begins her day recently by harvesting nectarines with Cloverleaf farm owner Emma Torbert, left, on a stone fruit orchard at the Collins Farm in Davis.
A two-decade veteran of jobs in state and county government has been hired as a deputy city manager in Stockton, the city announced Friday.
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