Chancellor Linda Katehi: National Day of Making

Discovery and innovation are at the core of everything we do at UC Davis, which is why I am so pleased to report that President Obama declared June 18, 2014, as National Day of Making, celebrating how our nation’s proud …

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Chancellor Linda Katehi: Celebrating the Legacy of Cesar Chavez

The story of Cesar Chavez is a simple one that overwhelms us with the power of his will and the warmth of his heart. The son of California farm workers, he grew up in a small impoverished community. He did …

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Chancellor Linda Katehi: Leaving the “Melting Pot” behind: Celebrating our differences becomes core to our community

When I was a college student in Greece in the 70s, my friends and I took classes in American Culture and Language at the Hellenic-American Union in Athens. The location was very close to our campus and after our regular …

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Chancellor Linda Katehi: 2014 State of the Campus Address

I was honored to give the State of the Campus Address for 2014 to representatives of the Academic Senate and Academic Federation at the Student Community Center this afternoon. Our campus has made great progress in the past five years despite the …

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Expanding opportunity at UC Davis

As a public university, UC Davis holds a special responsibility to make our world class education accessible and affordable to all students. As Chancellor, I consider this my highest priority, which is why I am so pleased that today the …

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