The San Francisco Mime Troupe will perform, “Oil & Water,” in Davis on Saturday, August 10 and in Sacramento on Sunday, August 11. Details about the local performances are below. More information about the Mime Troupe and this year’s performance can be found on their website and in a ...
July 31, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
This installment of Then & Now brings us to a building close to Shields Library. Do you recognize this two story building located southeast of us? Originally named the Dramatic Art Building, it was completed in August 1966. On October 9, 1997 the building was dedicated to Celeste Turner Wright, ...
July 23, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
In celebration of “July is Park and Recreation Month,” here is an image from our Eastman Originals Collection. At “Summit Lake,” Lassen Volcanic Natl. Park, Calif., 1937 ...
July 8, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
In celebration of the 4th of July (and in hopes of cooler temperatures), here is an image from our Eastman Originals Collection. “Playing on the Snow Banks” – 4th, of July! At Lassen Nat’l. Park, Calif., 1936 ...
July 3, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Did you know that July is National Ice Cream Month? Did you know that in the 1920’s the Northern Branch of the UC College of Agriculture (now UC Davis) offered a short course that taught students how to make ice cream? In 1984, President Ronald Reagan designated July as National ...
July 2, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
This installment of Then & Now takes us to the Carlson Health Sciences Library. The beginnings of the Carlson Health Sciences Library date to 1956 when the Veterinary Medicine Library was established in a room next to the Dean’s Office in Haring Hall.  The Veterinary Medicine Library became the ...
July 1, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara