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 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.
“There aren’t that many veterinary-skilled people that look after the welfare of donkeys, an important animal particularly in Africa and other areas across the world,” said Ermias Kebreab, the associate vice provost of Academic Programs Global Affairs.
Dr. Joannishka K. Dsani was placed as an intern with the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association (HSVMA) through the prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship and considers it a "life-changing experience."
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.