Recent News

Third Annual SOMA Summit Scheduled for June 5

June 03, 2020
The Third Annual SOMA Summit will be held virtually on Friday June 5th, 1pm - 3:30pm. SOMA (Seminar Outreach for Minority Advocacy) is a team of UC Davis neuroscientists with the aim of creating a platform for neuroscience scholars from historically underrepresented backgrounds.

Pass/No Pass Allowed for Required Spring 2020 Courses

June 02, 2020
We have voted in favor of extending a P/NP policy to the courses required by our majors for the Spring quarter. We have voted in favor of extending a P/NP policy to the courses required by our majors for the Spring quarter. 

A Message From the Dean to the Community

May 31, 2020
The unrest this weekend and earlier ignited by the violent death of George Floyd in Minneapolis weighs on us all. I am deeply saddened by every aspect of these events, from the death of a black man in police custody to widespread rioting and violence.

Twice as Nice: College of Biological Sciences Ph.D. Students Receive U.S. Department of Energy Awards for Computational Biology Research

May 27, 2020
Keith Fraga won a Office of Science Graduate Student Research award, which gives Ph.D. students the opportunity to conduct research at a DOE national laboratory. Mary-Francis LaPorte won the DOE’s Computational Science Graduate Fellowship, which helps train next-generation leaders in computational science.