News: University archives

The University Archives documents the history of the University of California, Davis and its faculty.
This week’s feature in our Finding Aid Friday series is the collection of Student Development Office Records. The Student Development Office provided centralized coordination among related student service programs including the following units: Advising Services, Counseling Center, Housing Office, Learning Assistance Center, Student Special Services and Women’s ...
January 24, 2014 • Sara Gunasekara
This week’s feature in our Finding Aid Friday series is the collection of Memorial Union Art Gallery Records. The Memorial Union Art Gallery began as “The Painting of the Month” in the 1950s featuring the work of the Art Department faculty and students. An enclosed gallery was ...
January 17, 2014 • Sara Gunasekara
The Records of the Davis Chapter of the California Club of the University of California are this week’s feature in our Finding Aid Friday series. The California Club of the University of California was founded in 1934 by Robert Gordon Sproul, President of the University. According to ...
January 3, 2014 • Sara Gunasekara
This week’s feature in our Finding Aid Friday series is the collection of Women’s Athletic Association Records. The Women’s Athletic Association, which sponsored intramural and extramural activities, served to “promote interest in athletics, to create a spirit of good sportsmanship and fellowship, and to cooperate in promoting ...
December 27, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
This week’s feature in our Finding Aid Friday series is the collection of Golden Hoof Records. This small collection contains the club’s by-laws, correspondence, transcripts of two speeches, and newspaper clippings. The Golden Hoof Club was organized in April 1920 by students who were interested in livestock ...
December 13, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
This week’s installment in our Finding Aid Friday series is the collection of Quarter Century Club Minutes.  This small collection contains the club’s meeting minutes from 1939-1989 as well as several clippings that feature the club. The Quarter Century Club, whose members had been affiliated with the ...
December 6, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara