THE DOWNLOAD: Unitrans at 50, Runner at NCAAs, Innovators at Mondavi

Lola Hogan breaks a bottle of beer on a Unitrans bus
Lola Hogan ’69 breaks a bottle of beer on a Unitrans bus to commemmorate the organization's 50th anniversary. (Karin Higgins/UC Davis photo)

Fifty years ago, undergrad Lola Hogan christened one of the very first Unitrans buses with a bottle of beer. Last week, she returned to campus to do the same to another London double-decker. Watch the full ceremony — including a second christening by ASUCD President Josh Dalavai — on the UC Davis Facebook page. Read more about Unitrans' anniversary in this article.

On your mark, get set — go to NCAA championships

From winning the individual title at the Big West Conference Championships to earning the 2017 Men's Athlete of the Year award, graduate student Thomas Madden continues to add to his list of accomplishments in his debut season on the UC Davis cross country team as he is one of the four individual qualifiers from the West Region to advance to the postseason NCAA Championships this Saturday (Nov. 18), hosted by the University of Louisville.

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