In celebration of the first day of summer, here is an image from the University Archives Photographs. Students at the Hickey Gymnasium pool, undated ...
June 21, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Our next installment of the Then & Now series takes us to the Physical Sciences & Engineering Library. The Physical Sciences & Engineering Library (PSE),  located between the Physics Building and the Chemistry Annex, was built in 1971 and opened for the Fall Quarter of the 1971/1972 academic ...
June 17, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Special Collections is pleased to announce the opening of the Robert G. Mondavi Papers in celebration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. Anyone familiar with California wines has heard the name Robert Mondavi. But do you know how he became one of the most influential figures ...
June 17, 2013 • Liz Phillips
You can now subscribe to our blog posts by email. Simply enter your email address in the box under “Subscribe to my posts” on the right hand navigation bar and you’ll receive an email when we post a new entry on the blog. ...
June 13, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
Do you know where the first commencement was held on the Davis campus? Prior to 1948, students completing the requirements for the certificate of graduation in the two-year curricula or the Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from the College of Agriculture, were awarded their degrees at the commencement exercises at ...
June 6, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara
We’re excited to announce that we’ve launched public access to the UC Davis Web Archives. This project, created using the California Digital Library’s Web Archiving Service (WAS), preserves websites in the entire “ucdavis.edu” domain to document the history of the University’s activities and accomplishments. Special Collections, as the ...
May 24, 2013 • Sara Gunasekara