Awards & rankings

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Small department, big impact

Small department, big impact

by Robin DeRieux — last modified Jul 08, 2016 05:17 PM

Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology ranked #1

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Fulbright scholars head overseas

Fulbright scholars head overseas

by Robin DeRieux — last modified Jul 08, 2016 09:49 AM

Two CA&ES graduates among six UC Davis recipients

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Animal Science student receives University Medal

Animal Science student receives University Medal

by Charleen Floyd — last modified Jun 08, 2016 10:28 AM

Five other scholars to be lauded at commencement

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Food For Thought

Food For Thought

by Charleen Floyd — last modified Aug 13, 2015 04:55 PM

Alumna blazes trail for food justice in California.

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UC Davis Is Green And Cool - Again!

UC Davis Is Green And Cool - Again!

by Dave Jones — last modified Aug 11, 2015 03:13 PM

UC Davis receives No. 2 "Cool Schools" ranking by Sierra magazine.

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A Handy Device

A Handy Device

by Diane Nelson — last modified Aug 04, 2015 04:50 PM

Students invent award-winning sensor to assess olive oil quality.

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UC Davis Food Engineer Named World Ag Prize Laureate

UC Davis Food Engineer Named World Ag Prize Laureate

by Pat Bailey — last modified Jun 30, 2015 10:45 AM

Prize designed to encourage the global development of higher education institutions that focus on research and innovation in agricultural and life sciences.

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CA&ES Student Receives University Medal

CA&ES Student Receives University Medal

by Julia Ann Easley — last modified Jun 22, 2015 02:46 PM

Top UC Davis student pursues tree-of-life research - and Nerf combatants.

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Communicators Win ACE Awards

Communicators Win ACE Awards

by John Stumbos — last modified Jun 29, 2015 04:41 PM

Two CA&ES communicators receive Association for Communication Excellence awards.

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UC Davis Ranked No. 1 In World For Ag

UC Davis Ranked No. 1 In World For Ag

by Karen Nikos-Rose — last modified Apr 29, 2015 11:49 AM

For the third year in a row, UC Davis tops global list of agriculture and forestry.

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UC Davis Ecologist Elected To NAS

UC Davis Ecologist Elected To NAS

by UC Davis Dateline Staff — last modified Apr 28, 2015 03:02 PM

National Academy of Sciences selects UC Davis theoretical ecologist Alan Hastings to join academy.

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Student Team Wins Food Hackathon

Student Team Wins Food Hackathon

by Brad Hooker — last modified Apr 24, 2015 03:36 PM

Nutrition app idea from food science major helps UC Davis team earn grand prize.

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Fujimoto To Receive Ag Sustainability Leadership Award

Fujimoto To Receive Ag Sustainability Leadership Award

by Diane Nelson — last modified Apr 13, 2015 01:24 PM

Lecturer recognized for commitment to agriculture, rural communities, and social change.

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Bruce Hammock Elected Fellow Of National Academy Of Inventors

Bruce Hammock Elected Fellow Of National Academy Of Inventors

by Kathy Keatley Garvey — last modified Dec 16, 2014 01:12 PM

Elected inventors nominated by peers for their outstanding contributions toward innovation.

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Healthy, Happy Babies

Healthy, Happy Babies

by Diane Nelson — last modified Dec 09, 2014 02:10 PM

Enterprising alumna dispenses convenience to growing families.

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Yolo County Farm Wins Prestigious Conservation Award

Yolo County Farm Wins Prestigious Conservation Award

by CA.gov Office of Public Affairs — last modified Dec 09, 2014 01:59 PM

Two UC Davis alumnae, Redmond and Rivers, part of award-winning Full Belly Farm team.

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CA&ES Faculty Awarded Fellowships

CA&ES Faculty Awarded Fellowships

by John Stumbos — last modified Dec 08, 2014 04:38 PM

Four CA&ES faculty members awarded Hellman Family Foundation fellowships.

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UC Davis Honored For International Leadership

UC Davis Honored For International Leadership

by Pat Bailey — last modified Nov 05, 2014 04:10 PM

University receives honors for agricultural leadership in Afghanistan.

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Scientists Share Water Conservation Award

Scientists Share Water Conservation Award

by Pamela Kan-Rice — last modified Nov 04, 2014 03:33 PM

National award recognizes the universities' exceptional collaboration on a multistate research project.

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Student Inventors Take Grand Prize

Student Inventors Take Grand Prize

by Pat Bailey — last modified Nov 03, 2014 01:34 PM

A student team took the grand prize in the finals of the global iGEM competition today.

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Borlaug CAST Communication Award

Borlaug CAST Communication Award

by Patricia Bailey — last modified Jun 03, 2014 09:40 AM

Animal scientist Alison Van Eenennaam honored for communications.

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Charles Hess to receive 2014 UC Davis Medal

Charles Hess to receive 2014 UC Davis Medal

by Pat Bailey — last modified May 30, 2014 08:44 AM

Plant sciences professor: highest campus medal for service and dedication.

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Student receives prestigious Goldwater scholarship

Student receives prestigious Goldwater scholarship

by Julia Ann Easley — last modified Apr 22, 2014 10:39 AM

Andrew Magee, animal biology major: premier undergraduate award for work on evolution.

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Avian researchers discover long-extinct dodo species

Avian researchers discover long-extinct dodo species

by Trish Ang — last modified Apr 03, 2014 11:37 AM

An elusive sighting led researchers to a living dodo specimen at the UC Davis Arboretum.

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UC Davis No. 1 globally: Agriculture and forestry

UC Davis No. 1 globally: Agriculture and forestry

by Pat Bailey and Ann Filmer — last modified Mar 03, 2014 09:21 AM

UC Davis again ranks No. 1 in the world for teaching and research in agriculture and forestry.

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Graduate student receives award; international work

Graduate student receives award; international work

by Brenda Dawson — last modified Feb 28, 2014 08:10 AM

Elana Peach-Fine receives USAID award for work with Horticulture CRSP program.

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Bruce Hammock receives 2014 Brodie Award

Bruce Hammock receives 2014 Brodie Award

by Dorsey Griffith — last modified Feb 12, 2014 04:33 PM

Award for research on human drug metabolism, transport, and development.

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New dean Helene Dillard begins Jan. 27 at UC Davis

New dean Helene Dillard begins Jan. 27 at UC Davis

by John Stumbos and Ann Filmer — last modified Jan 27, 2014 09:25 AM

The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences welcomes a new dean.

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UC Davis in global top 10 for sustainability

UC Davis in global top 10 for sustainability

by Pat Bailey — last modified Jan 27, 2014 09:19 AM

Of all UC campuses, only Davis made the top 10; UI GreenMetric World University Ranking.

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Jorge Dubcovsky receives Wolf Prize in Agriculture

Jorge Dubcovsky receives Wolf Prize in Agriculture

by Patricia Bailey and Brad Hooker — last modified Jan 17, 2014 04:59 PM

Wheat geneticist receives major international prize as outstanding scientist.

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Digital badge system helps students develop skills

Digital badge system helps students develop skills

by afilmer — last modified Jan 09, 2014 02:29 PM

Customized badges and skill qualifications allow students to develop hands-on professional skills.

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Roger Beachy heads World Food Center at UC Davis

Roger Beachy heads World Food Center at UC Davis

by Pat Bailey — last modified Dec 10, 2013 04:02 PM

Plant biologist Roger Beachy named founding director of the World Food Center at UC Davis.

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Helene Dillard named dean of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Helene Dillard named dean of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

by Pat Bailey — last modified Nov 21, 2013 12:06 PM

Plant disease expert Helene Dillard, who is associate dean and head of Cooperative Extension at Cornell University, has been named the new dean of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at UC Davis, and will begin at UC Davis in late January 2014.

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Legislative resolution lauds UC Davis for top ranking in agriculture

Legislative resolution lauds UC Davis for top ranking in agriculture

by Pat Bailey — last modified Oct 17, 2013 10:52 AM

The California legislature honored UC Davis’ top ranking in agricultural teaching and research with a unanimous resolution.

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To feed the world, first light its chicken coops, young entrepreneurs suggest

To feed the world, first light its chicken coops, young entrepreneurs suggest

by Pat Bailey — last modified Oct 17, 2013 10:52 AM

Team Henlight — three people with a vision for boosting chicken production and global food security — won first place at the international Thought for Food Challenge Summit.

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Plant sciences professor Mary Cadenasso among new Chancellor’s Fellows

Plant sciences professor Mary Cadenasso among new Chancellor’s Fellows

by John Stumbos — last modified Oct 17, 2013 10:58 AM

Mary Cadenasso, who specializes in urban ecology, is among seven current Chancellor’s Fellows. Her work explores how “land cover” affects the ecology of cities.

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Carole Meredith earns top wine award

Carole Meredith earns top wine award

by afilmer — last modified Oct 17, 2013 10:59 AM

Professor emerita Carole Meredith, Department of Viticulture and Enology, is receiving the California State Fair’s Wine Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Leopold Conservation Award winner shares honor with agricultural industry

Leopold Conservation Award winner shares honor with agricultural industry

by Diane Nelson — last modified Oct 16, 2013 07:50 AM

Fourth-generation dairyman lauded for his practices that support agricultural sustainability.

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UC Davis Ranks No. 1 in the World in Agriculture

UC Davis Ranks No. 1 in the World in Agriculture

by afilmer — last modified Oct 17, 2013 11:07 AM

The University of California, Davis, is No. 1 in the world for teaching and research in the area of agriculture and forestry, according to QS World University Rankings.

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Kinsella Prize winner helps uncover secrets of human breast milk

Kinsella Prize winner helps uncover secrets of human breast milk

by Robin DeRieux — last modified Oct 17, 2013 11:13 AM

David Dallas, who recently completed his Ph.D. in nutritional biology, has been awarded the John E. Kinsella Memorial Prize for his outstanding research on human breast milk protein digestion.

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A Handy Device

A Handy Device

by Diane Nelson — last modified Apr 25, 2016 02:19 PM

Students invent award-winning sensor to assess olive oil quality.

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