Have you ever wondered what role the UC Davis Police Department plays in our community? Well, you're in for a special treat, because this week on Stages Enrique sits down with Chief of Police Matthew Carmichael and two veteran officers, Ray Holguin and Timothy Hunter. Together, we find out what advances the police department experienced...
Controversy surrounded Janet Napolitano’s confirmation to the UC Presidency. Napolitano, an unlikely candidate due to her lack of academic administration experience and contentious record on immigration, was confirmed by the Board of Regents despite the dissenting vote of Cynthia Flores, the only student Regent. Adrian Glass-Moore reports. Aired 7/25/2013.
News Director Adrian Glass-Moore was joined by author and social critic Fran Lebowitz for a lively conversation about writing, smoking bans, skyrocketing obesity rates, getting kicked out of high school, and looking for water.
Fran Lebowitz is the author of the books Social Studies, Metropolitan Life, and the children’s book Mr. Chaz and Lisa Sue Meet the Pandas, and is a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. Aired 8/30/13.
Need a buddy? ASUCD Senator Shehzad Lockandwalla is spearheading an international student buddy program, designed to match international students with “buddies” to make their college experience more enjoyable. Delaney McCune reports. Aired 2/11.
UC Davis professor of brewing science Charlie Bamforth recently starred in a short documentary called The Art and Science of Beer”, which won a viewer’s choice Taste Award in Hollywood. Joseph Bustos spoke with professor Bamforth, as well as director of the video Mike Checkowski to get their take on the production process and receiving the award. Aired 2/10.
The Davis College Republicans have invited all three ASUCD Executive tickets and all 15 ASUCD Senate candidates to attend a candidate forum on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m.
The forum, moderated by DCR Communications Director Alex Tavlian, will focus on five topics:
Management of the ASUCD Budget
Ballot Measure #1 (The California Aggie Fee Referendum)
The Divestment Movement
The Davis Stampede is February 9th. This event offers a 5k, 10k, and half marathon. You can come out on Sunday morning where the races will start and end in Downtown Davis’ Central Park. Alison Lany reports. Aired 2/7/14.
Students are encouraged to wear red this Friday to raise awareness about heart disease. Camellia Gregorian reports. Aired 2/6/14.