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  1. Cat genes hold clue to human diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... picture we have," said cat genome researcher Razib Khan, an evolutionary geneticist at the University of California, Davis. "However, the detail is not clear. Genome sequences should help us understand exactly how cats arrived in our homes and tell ...

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  2. Medical students provide dose of inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | RecordNET

    With that, Latimore - who earned the title “Dr.” before his name many years ago - fired up the crowd of young high school and community college students mostly from Stockton eager to continue their studies in medical school and become physicians. Latimore is also associate dean of student and resident diversity at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine in Sacramento, and he helped open the first annual Stockton Health Empowerment Conference.

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  3. Solano Land Trust plans host of activities for FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Volunteer Opportunity: Become a Jepson Prairie Docent by attending a series of trainings on Tuesday evenings in Davis and Saturday mornings at Jepson Prairie throughout February. Participants will learn about vernal pools, and the aquatic ...

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  4. Preserved under fiberglass domes, a counterculture spirit thrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | TwinCities

    The trill of panpipes from a yurt wafted across the mulch hillocks of the Domes, a 1970s experiment in communal housing in which students live in igloolike fiberglass domes and snuggle up in snow-white interiors of plastic foam. Although plenty of campuses offer specialized housing -- often reserved for vegans, teetotalers, athletes and other like-minded souls -- it is probably safe to say that there is no place quite like the Domes, an early venture into sustainable living at the University of California, Davis.

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  5. Locals learn the science of aging well at College of Marin class in KentfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... of Marin in Kentfield to take part in the event, which was sponsored by the college and the University of California, Davis. Derek Parker, of Tiburon, attended the class with his wife Nancy Parker. He said they received a wealth of information. ...

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  6. New officers for Yolo County Board of RealtorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Daily Democrat

    The President for the organization is Blanca Garcia with Coldwell Banker in Woodland. Other officers include Vice President Kim Eichorn, Lyon Real Estate, Davis; Secretary/Treasurer Becky Martin, Century 21 Select, Woodland; and Ex-Officio, Antonio Yepez Keller Williams, Woodland.

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  7. Thorp receives UCD's Distinguished Emeritus AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    World-renowned native pollinator specialist Robbin Thorp, a UC Davis emeritus professor of entomology, is the recipient of UCD's 2015 Distinguished Emeritus Award for his outstanding scholarly work and service accomplished since his retirement in 1994. He will be honored in February at a chancellor's luncheon where he will receive a plaque and a cash award.

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  8. Aggies get top 2015 gymnastics score, but fall shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    Despite the sixth-best beam showing in school history - and brilliant performances from a trio of Aggies seeing emergency action - UC Davis dropped a hand-wringing 194.925-194.800 women's gymnastic duel of a dual meet at Sacramento State on Friday night. In a competition that was even closer than the official final score - because UCD took a 0.1 point deduction for going out of rotation in the floor exercise - the Aggie total was nonetheless the best mark of the young campaign, which continues with an important road test at Utah State this Friday.

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  9. Gross' paintings highlight a slice of Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    ... coincides with the Second Friday ArtAbout, from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at The Artery, 207 G St. in downtown Davis. The gallery is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays (until 9 p.m. Fridays) and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. For more ...

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  10. Wildcats' inaugural kids development league exceeding expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    A vision that began more than 20 years ago with Sharon Yokoi and Gerry Shelton, it was honed with Bob Silva's creation of the Davis Hoops program and has evolved into the locally based NorCal Wildcats. Over the past 13 years, the Wildcats have become a respected regional program under the watchful eye of Silva and brothers George and Steve Sousa.

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  11. Lady Devils hold off Pacers, stay perfect in leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    With the offense and defense already humming - to the tune of a perfect record in Delta League play - the Davis High girls basketball team tried out a new defense on Friday at Grant, and found overwhelming success in a 63-48 victory, The strategy, which was focused on pressuring senior guard Veronica Preciado, worked like a charm from the start as the Pacers' star went scoreless in the first quarter. Preciado finished with 15 points.

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  12. Loud crowd sees DHS boys winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    DHS' Ryan Kreidler takes off downcourt after stealing the ball from a Grant player in the Blue Devils' 81-78 victory over the visiting Pacers on Friday night. Wayne Tilcock/Enterprise photo The Davis High boys basketball team came into Friday's Delta League matchup on a five-game losing streak, and with four players - Mitchell Williams, Tommy McTygue, Matt Cheung and Luke Figueroa - sidelined by illness.

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  13. Four days of unusual, adventuresome musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    So Percussion will give three concerts and work with students at the Music and Words Festival at UC Davis. Courtesy photo A four-day festival titled "Music and Words" will be held at the Mondavi Center from Wednesday through Saturday, featuring an adventuresome mix of performances by notable visiting artists and UC Davis faculty and ensembles.

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  14. Knights Landing Clinic celebrates third year serving the rural communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    Amid streamers, balloons, and tables full of tortilla chips, the Knights Landing One Health clinic celebrated its third year in the rural Yolo County community. Presentations that weaved back and forth from English to Spanish celebrated the UC Davis students who run the clinic: five co-directors from the medical school, three from the veterinary program and dozens of undergraduates.

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  15. Mexicans who stayed home and watched TV may have slowed flu's spreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | IVillage

    ... reducing rates of infection. Such a thing can never be proven. But Michael Springborn of the University of California Davis and colleagues think they've come up with a way to at least measure the possibility. They looked at Nielsen ratings from the ...

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  16. Upward motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | NewsReview.com

    ... The Quannum clique, started by Sacramento native Gift of the Gab and DJ Shadow (then a University of California, Davis, student), had to move to the Bay Area to make things happen. "We've been thinking about moving and taking what we have to L.A. or ...

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  17. U.S., Mexico Increasingly Competing for Farm LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Wall Street Journal

    DAVIS, Calif.-The U.S. and Mexico are increasingly competing for a dwindling supply of farm labor, according to a new analysis, a development that likely will have long-term implications for the U.S. agricultural sector. The majority of hired farmworkers in the U.S., estimated at around 1 million, are Mexican, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

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  18. College’s dome dorms capture spirit of the ’70sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Seattle Times

    The trill of panpipes from a yurt wafted across the mulch hillocks of the Domes, a 1970s experiment in communal housing in which students live in igloolike fiberglass domes and snuggle up in snow-white interiors of plastic foam. Although plenty of campuses offer specialized housing - often reserved for vegans, teetotalers, athletes and other like-minded souls - it is probably safe to say that there is no place quite like the Domes, an early venture into sustainable living at the University of California, Davis.

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  19. Davis, Woodland are saving waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Davis Enterprise

    Both Davis and Woodland ended 2014 with significant water savings over 2013. Davis residents reduced their water use by almost 33 percent in November and 20 percent in December.

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  20. Sac railyards' new streets finished, remain closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... and figure out how the west end of Railyards Boulevard might connect to a future bridge over the Sacramento River. UC Davis has expressed interest in building a satellite campus on the site and the owners of the Sacramento Republic FC have said they ...

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