A group of students' efforts to merge climate science with visual design were recognized with a place among finalists at the SOFA Chicago CONNECT Competition in November. SOFA, or Sculpture Objects Functional Art and Design, is an arts fair dedicated to 3-D art and design.
UC Davis was the only California school among the six finalists. Learn about their project in the above video and this article on the UC Davis Arts website.
Twitter: Hickey Pool then and now
UC Davis Student Life: Hickey Pool opened in September of 1938, and was the home to the @ucdavis swim team until the opening of Schaal Aquatics Center in 2004. Check out their old uniforms! #ThrowbackThursday #OurUCDavis @UCDavisLibrary
150 years of being Californian
How has the University of California's identity been been shaped by that last part of its name? As part of the UC system's 150th anniversary, it's celebrating what it means to be a Californian with the above video.
See an interactive timeline and more history of the 10 campuses, five medical centers and more on the sesquicentennial website.
Twitter: UC at 150, UC Davis at 100+
University of California: 1908: The Division of Animal Husbandry moves from Berkeley to Davis and begins offering instruction in livestock production and management @ucdavis. UC at 150. For more, view our interactive timeline: [Click for link]