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Horizontal Reading Video (Updated for Fall 2020)

The video shares the strategy of horizontal reading for understanding a scholarly conversation across multiple sources. The video uses Miller and Schulz's "University Literacy" article…

From  Patricia Serviss on November 15th, 2020 0 likes 106 plays 0  

Genres of Source Reference (Summary, Paraphrase, Patchwrite, Quotation)

This video describes different genres (or types) of source reference that are common in academic literacy tasks assigned to undergraduate students. Video slides are available here. A handout of the…

From  Patricia Serviss on October 13th, 2020 0 likes 83 plays 0  

College of Engineering Davisfest event

Engineering Undergraduate Advisors answer student questions about Fall quarter.

From  Lisa Laughter on September 29th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

College of Engineering Orientation - If I Knew Then, What I Know Now, Career Tips from College of Engineering Alumni

Hear about the career journeys of diverse UC Davis alumni and professionals. Receive tips for success as a transfer student and get advice on how to successfully launch your career.

From  Lisa Laughter on September 28th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

College of Engineering Orientation 2020 Transfer Student Panel

Transfer students answer questions about the transition to UC Davis from a transfer student perspective.

From  Lisa Laughter on September 28th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

College of Engineering Orientation 2020 Peer Advisor Panel

College of Engineering Peer Advisors discuss what it is like to be an Engineering student at UC Davis. They answer a variety of questions from what to expect from courses, how to manage being an…

From  Lisa Laughter on September 28th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

College of Engineering Welcome Webinar

The Associate Dean of the UC Davis College of Engineering, various advisors from the college, and current students will welcome you and share about ways to get involved, stay engaged, and succeed…

From  Lisa Laughter on September 27th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Fall 2020 Parent Reception

A virtual gathering held on Saturday, September 12, 2020. Parents heard from Chancellor Gary S. May about the university’s commitment to our students’ education and health during these…

From  Jessie De La Trinidad on September 17th, 2020 0 likes 69 plays 0  

How is the Fresh Produce Industry Adjusting to the Public Health Crisis?

Over a third of the country’s vegetables and two-thirds of all fruits are grown in California. Temporary labor supply is more plentiful than in previous seasons given the collapse of the…

From  Julie Klein on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 61 plays 0  

COVID-19 and Farm Workers: Challenges Facing California Agriculture

When stay-at-home orders were issued in March 2020 to slow the spread of COVID-19, farm workers were deemed essential and expected to continue working. Learn how sick farm workers, closed schools,…

From  Julie Klein on September 9th, 2020 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Horizontal Reading

Demonstration of Horizontal Reading strategies using the Miller and Schultz article about university literacy.

From  Patricia Serviss on September 1st, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0