Skip to main content
You are here

THE DOWNLOAD: 360 and UC150, Plus Hasan and Chef Joe

By Cody Kitaura/Dateline on March 6, 2018 in University

UC Davis in 360 Video: Botanical Conservatory

Just north of Storer Hall, an unassuming complex of greenhouses holds thousands of plant species. Take a virtual, 360-degree tour of the UC Davis Botanical Conservatory with Ernesto Sandoval in the above video (watch the video on YouTube here).

Test your UC 150 knowledge

Question about the purpose of Pajamarino
Aggies should be able to ace this portion of the quiz.

UC 150 logoThe University of California system is celebrating its sesquicentennial this year, and it's inviting students, faculty and staff to test their knowledge of each campus through an online quiz. Earn a perfect score on the quiz and you'll be entered in a drawing to win a prize.

Read more about the quiz on the UCnet website, or take the quiz here.

CoHo chef exits Top Chef

Joe Sasto, a UC Davis alumnus who went from cooking meat loaf and chicken tetrazzini at the Coffee House to competing as one of the final three on Bravo's Top Chef, was sent home from the show last week. He reflected on his time in a nostalgia-filled Instagram post (above), and is looking forward to getting back to doing things on his own schedule.

"I’m good on competitions for the year,” he told the San Jose Mercury News.

Follow Dateline UC Davis on Twitter.