Dateline Content Dateline Content for UC Davis en The Mandela Fellows Are Back (Virtually) <p>Mandela Fellows are “returning” to UC Davis! Thirty young African leaders from 20 countries will participate in public management training that the fellows will then put to use in their homelands.</p> <p class="MsoNormal">UC Davis had planned to host its fifth cohort of fellows a year ago, until <span> </span>the pandemic forced the program’s cancellation. This summer’s program, which starts Monday (June 21), will be virtual.</p> June 18, 2021 - 11:29am Dave Jones UC Adds Juneteenth to Calendar of Holidays <figure role="group" class="caption caption-drupal-media align-center"> <div class="media media--type-sf-image-media-type media--view-mode-default"> <img src="/sites/default/files/media/images/drake-may-1015.jpg" width="1015" height="374" alt="2 headshots" typeof="Image" loading="lazy" /> </div> <figcaption>Michael V. Drake, left, and Gary S. May</figcaption> </figure> <section class="layout-columns "> <div class="l-first"> <p> </p> June 18, 2021 - 9:21am Dave Jones Juneteenth: ‘A Day of Joy and a Reminder’ <div class="align-right media media--type-sf-image-media-type media--view-mode-sf-small"> <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/sf_small_width/public/media/images/gary-s-may-headshot.jpg?itok=aeincfKT" width="200" height="201" alt="Chancellor Gary S. May headshot" typeof="Image" loading="lazy" class="image-style-sf-small-width" /> </div> <div> <p class="MsoNormal"><em><span><span><span><span>Chancellor Gary S. June 17, 2021 - 1:49pm Dave Jones Video Added: ‘UC Davis LIVE’ on Where Are We Now in the Pandemic? <div class="align- url-embed"> <div class="responsive-embed"></div> </div> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span>J</span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span>une 17, 11 a.m. June 17, 2021 - 10:15am Andy Fell Stay Healthy and Cool During the Heatwave <p class="MsoNormal"><span>The triple-digit temperatures forecast for this week can expose people to <a href=""><span>dehydration, heat exhaustion and even heat stroke</span></a>. UC Davis Health occupational and environmental medicine physician <a href=""><span>Sheri Belafsky</span></a> and sports medicine physician <a href=""><span>Brandee Waite</span></a> offer tips to beat the heat and stay cool and healthy.  </span></p> June 17, 2021 - 10:14am Dave Jones ‘A Story of Us’ and ‘Alpha Masculinity’ <div class="align-center media media--type-sf-image-media-type media--view-mode-default"> <img src="/sites/default/files/media/images/a-story-of-us-newson-richerson-combo-755.jpg" width="755" height="380" alt="Book cover and two authors" typeof="Image" loading="lazy" /> </div> <ul class="list--arrow"> <li><strong><em><span>A Story of Us: A New Look at Human Evolution</span></em></strong></li> <li><span>By <strong>Lesley Newson,</strong> <span>research associate, Department of Environmental Science and Policy; and <strong>Peter Richerson,</strong> distinguished profes June 15, 2021 - 7:18pm Dave Jones TRANSITIONS: Hunt, Lewis, Franz, Furlow <div> <h2 class="heading--underline text-align-center">IN THIS COLUMN</h2> <ul> <li><span><span><strong><span>Don Hunt, </span></strong><span>Enrollment Management</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><strong><span>Erin Crom, </span></strong><span>Office of the University Registrar</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><strong><span>David Flores,</span></strong><span> Office of the University Registrar</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span><strong><span>Lorena Oropeza,</span></strong><span> Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion</span></span></span></li> <li><span><span>&lt; June 15, 2021 - 5:08pm Dave Jones Masks, Distancing Still Required on Campus <p class="MsoNormal"><span>The state of California officially “reopened” today (June 15), lifting many COVID-19 restrictions for the general public. However, the Davis campus of the University of California still has its rules in place — which means, for now, face coverings and physical distancing are required.</span></p> June 15, 2021 - 12:04pm Dave Jones Bear Found on Campus in 2019 Hasn’t Been Seen Since Release <p><span><span>The bear that made its way to the main campus May 26 wasn’t the first of its kind in recent memory to come calling. And while <a href="">last month’s incident</a> ended tragically, a previous incident had a positive outcome.</span></span></p> June 15, 2021 - 12:01pm Cody T Kitaura Alumnae Set Table in Knights Landing <p><span>Sara Guevara-Plunkett knows what it’s like to rely on handouts during tough times.</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>At the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, the UC Davis premed student looked forward to Tuesdays, the day when several “moms and pops” in Davis and Woodland take to the sidewalks where they set up tables and load them with groceries, clothes and toiletries. Guevara-Plunkett could take as much as she wanted. Free. No questions asked.</span></p> June 15, 2021 - 9:38am Dave Jones