It's Just Some Ink, Man

It’s Just Some Ink, Man

It was when I agreed to let my cousin choose my fifth tattoo design (read: pay), that I began to understand the therapeutic value of something as absurd as the sad-faced, melting ice cream cone I have on my arm. Others who have been tattooed can attest that the multi...
At Your Service

At Your Service

As you settle into your classroom, all of the various sounds – the desks banging down, the backpacks zippers jingling, the idle chattering – die down. And then you hear it.
Hummingbirds: Pollinating a Healthy Ecosystem

Hummingbirds: Pollinating a Healthy Ecosystem

On a cool January morning I caravanned with photographer Don Preisler to observe a hummingbird banding demonstration on the property of a local landowner.
50 Shades of Misogyny

50 Shades of Misogyny

This Valentine’s Day, Fifty Shades of Grey was released in theatres while Bay Area protesters of the film gathered on Grand Avenue in Oakland, California.
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Fighting the Hate: Discrimination at UC Davis

The appearance of a swastika on the UC Davis Jewish interest fraternity AEPi marks the third incident involving an anti semitic vandalism on the UC Davis campus in the past five years. With repeated acts of discrimination and hate crime, many students question why these acts continue to occur. Campus authorities, including the Harassment and...
Issue 9

Issue 9

Cut to the Chase

Dear UC Davis Campus Community,     As a world-renowned university, our academic and research programs reach an international scale because our campus community of civility and diversity expands to levels that support successful endeavors within the– Sound like another campus-wide e-mail? We hope we didn’t lose you in the mess of language. And if you’re an...
Photo Series: Behind the Scenes of UC Davis Police Department

Photo Series: Behind the Scenes of UC Davis Police Department

Sergent Bill Beermann instructs a group of about 25 undergraduate police cadets at the UC Davis Police Department. Cadets learned about when it is appropriate to use force, how police officers should present themselves to the public. Photos by Mariana Huben. The Academy provides training and experience to students, and top cadets are eligible for...

UC Davis hosts response to Charlie Hebdo attacks

Friday, February 27 – 41 days had passed since the shooting – by which Al Queda claimed responsibility – at French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris, France, leaving 11 journalists dead and 11 seriously injured. In the wake of this occurance, legal professionals, law students, professors, and undergraduate students alike gathered in King Hall...

Be Aware of Your Stimulants

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Disclosure on Divestment

Last month, the student body of UC Davis gathered at the ASUCD Senate for a hearing to vote on a resolution to divest from Israel and its companies. While the resolution passed amongst the students, the Regents have decided to largely disregard the decision and have since revoked the resolution. Despite this decision, the results...
Photo Series: UC Price Increase Protests

Photo Series: UC Price Increase Protests

The Truth Behind the Trip: MDMA

The Truth Behind the Trip: MDMA

MDMA (Molly, Ecstasy, X)
The Truth Behind the Trip: LSD

The Truth Behind the Trip: LSD

LSD (ACID)
Gentrification of Our University

Gentrification of Our University

Nestled away in a corner of the UC Davis campus between Lake Spafford and Highway 80 is a community many students call home. It is a place that offers affordable housing for undergraduate and graduate students, a haven away from the loud college scene. Extensive green space for children to play is a large reason...
Laundry Day

Laundry Day

by Josue G.