Global Affairs in the Media

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 the 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.

Global Education Initiative in process at UC Davis

November 23, 2018
The Global Education Initiative is a program being developed by UC Davis Global Affairs that intends to incorporate the realities of a globally-connected world into UC Davis students’ education.

How to train your donkey

November 09, 2018
“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.

Veterinarian from Ghana Completes Mandela Fellowship with HSVMA

November 06, 2018
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."

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.