Federal broadband stimulus should be guided by state experience

The $2 trillion stimulus package signed into law by President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden campaign: Trump and former vice president will have phone call about coronavirus Esper: Military personnel could help treat coronavirus patients ‘if push comes to shove’ Schumer calls for military official to act as medical equipment czar MORE on March 27 included […]

UC Davis: Checking In With Chancellor May: We Are Resilient

Amendment to policy (effective immediately) — The Academic Senate is exempting spring quarter 2020 units from this one-third calculation; spring units will not be calculated in the numerator (P/NP units taken) or the denominator (total units taken) of the one-third maximum. The College of Letters and Science and the College of Engineering, which have stricter […]

UC Davis Faculty Move Courses Online Across Campus

Making plans Even before the chancellor’s message about spring quarter, Assistant Professor Katerina Ziotopoulou, in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, polled her incoming students. Spring quarter she is teaching ECI 171 “Soil Mechanics” and ECI 115 “Computer Methods for Civil Engineers,” and she wanted to get a sense of the basics: Does everyone […]

UC Davis: Checking In With Chancellor May

I join with Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Hexter and Vice Chancellor Tull when they acknowledge, in their own letter, that we don’t have all the answers. Pieces are still being put in place, and staff and faculty are going the extra mile to do just that, even as they, and all of us, balance […]