Partnerships & Collaborations

Global Aggies: An Ambassador for Public Heath, Locally and Globally

September 05, 2019
Laura Van Auker, an assistant clinical professor in the UC Davis Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, has built global partnerships with nursing schools and health organizations around the world, most recently as a Global Affairs Faculty Ambassador.

Projects Connect Art and Science in Paris and Davis

September 05, 2019
Artists and scientists led by UC Davis College of Letters and Science faculty will merge their talents and techniques, both physical and mental, to challenge themselves during a weeklong symposium in Paris. The symposium, called Useful Fictions, “will create an unusual collision of minds,” said Jiayi Young, principal investigator and assistant professor of design.

Chancellor Backs Climate and Innovation Efforts

August 09, 2019
Chancellor Gary S. May recently signed higher education’s 'Climate Emergency Letter' and took up his duties on the National Commission on Innovation and Competitiveness Frontiers.

The Sustainability and Renewable Energy Center at Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara and Mexico’s National Commission of Efficient Energy Use establish terms of collaboration

July 15, 2019
Upon invitation from the Director of the Sustainability and Renewable Energy Center (CSER) at Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG), Dr. Mauricio Alcocer Ruthling, the Director of Mexico’s National Commission of Efficient Energy Use (CONUEE) visited the installations of what will be the new Lighting Technology Center (CTI).This project is in collaboration with UC Davis, which already has its own lighting technology center and energy efficient experts.

UCalgary advances relationship with University of California

February 25, 2019
The University of Calgary recently signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with the University of California, Davis (UC Davis), University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) aimed at strengthening UCalgary’s relationship with the University of California system.

Consul General of San Francisco Wang Donghua meets with Vice Provost of UC Davis

January 24, 2019
Consul General of San Francisco Wang Donghua commended UC Davis for its academic prestige and the results of its collaborations with Chinese universities. He noted that collaboration is the key to mutual benefits, and hoped that UC Davis continues to be open and inclusive, further developing academic exchanges and pragmatic collaborations with Chinese universities.

Refugees reclaim a human right with technology

November 05, 2018
The Article 26 Backpack at UC Davis is a new humanitarian tool that displaced people are using to securely store and share documents, such as transcripts and resumes, with universities, scholarship agencies and employers. Nearly 600 people have created virtual backpacks since the project launched in Lebanon this spring.