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Linda Katehi

A Path to Carbon Neutrality

Linda Katehi | Posted 11.03.2015 | College
Linda Katehi

All our campuses are engaged in the effort, and if you pay a visit to UC Davis, I am very proud of the fact that you will see some compelling and successful examples of steps taken to reduce our carbon footprint.

Access to Higher Education Equals Access to Opportunity

Linda Katehi | Posted 10.01.2015 | Education
Linda Katehi

College rankings are something parents, students and educators all watch. They offer a snapshot of what each university has to offer and UC Davis has long enjoyed high rankings across the board.

Why We Must Help Solve The Problem Of Sexual Assaults On College Campuses

Linda Katehi | Posted 08.18.2015 | College
Linda Katehi

No one should ever have a sexual act forced on them by anyone else. It is a violation in the most offensive and worst sense imaginable.

We Need More College Graduates

Linda Katehi | Posted 06.08.2015 | College
Linda Katehi

It is college commencement season, a glorious time of year, when spring flowers and joy are blooming on campuses across the nation. For millions of diligent college students, hearing their names called and being handed a hard-earned diploma is a watershed moment. It is a genuine cause for celebration for students and their families.

Liberal Arts and Our Future

Linda Katehi | Posted 05.26.2015 | College
Linda Katehi

We will always need talented engineers and scientists. But our future rests on how successful we are in getting technology and humans to interact in ways that benefit our planet and everyone who lives on it.

Diversity Leads to Success in Higher Education

Linda Katehi | Posted 11.30.2014 | College
Linda Katehi

When the White House proclaimed the third week in September "National Hispanic Serving Institutions Week," it articulated why we are working so hard at the University of California, Davis to secure that designation from the U.S. Department of Education.

Huge Settlement For UC Davis Pepper Spray Victims

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.26.2012 | College

The University of California system announced Wednesday they will pay $30,000 in damages to each of the 21 students and alumni who were sprayed at a p...

50 Ways To Avoid Pepper Spraying Students (Thanks, Cal!)

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.11.2012 | College

If there's one thing the University of California's administration can improve upon, it could be summed up in one word: communication. That's accordin...

Clown Show at UC Davis -- Too Bad It's Not Funny

Bob Ostertag | Posted 04.20.2012 | College
Bob Ostertag

Remember those videos of campus police pepper spraying seated students in the face at UC Davis last November? Old news, right? Well, it has taken all this time for the task force appointed by the UC president to make its report public.

UC Davis Investigation: Pepper Spray 'Was Not Authorized'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.11.2012 | College

The task force report on the controversial pepper-spraying of student protesters at the University of California, Davis concluded the campus police an...

UC Davis Pepper Spray Report May Not Be Released

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.07.2012 | College

A task force investigating the pepper spraying of protesters at University of California, Davis cannot release their report to the public because of a...

UC Davis Protesters File Lawsuit For Pepper Spraying

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.22.2012 | College

Seventeen University of California, Davis students and two alumni filed a lawsuit against school officials and police on Wednesday concerning a dramat...

Local University Chancellor To Face Confidence Vote After Occupy Incident

AP | TERENCE CHEA | Posted 04.18.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — Faculty members at a California university where campus police pepper-sprayed a group of peaceful Occupy protesters have voted a...

UC Davis' Peppergate Meltdown: Only the Tip of the Glacier

Rik Seyman | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics
Rik Seyman

The Peppergate scandal at UC Davis is no more about Lt. Pike and bungling cops on the Quad than Watergate was about E. Howard Hunt and burglars in the Democratic headquarters. Or, at least, it shouldn't be -- not if the university is to have a soul going forward.

In Defense of Linda Katehi, UC Davis Chancellor

Gregory C. Pappas | Posted 01.31.2012 | College
Gregory C. Pappas

It is important to understand Linda Katehi's background and how it has shaped her commitment to education -- and making education accessible to those who traditionally do not have access to it.

Tyler Kingkade

UC Davis Pepper Spray Investigated By Group That Works For Wall Street | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.01.2011 | College

WASHINGTON -- Faculty in the University of California system said this week that the group appointed to lead an investigation into the controversial p...

Ethical Leadership and Police Violence Against Protestors: Americans Deserve Better

Kevin Bell | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics
Kevin Bell

Police officers will only abuse their power to harm civilians if they believe that their chain of command will support their actions. These events happen because of the absolute failure of moral leadership by people like Chancellor Katehi.

UC Davis Chancellor Apologizes For Pepper Spray Incident, Gets Yelled At By Protesters

AP | By JUDY LIN | Posted 01.22.2012 | College

DAVIS, Calif. -- Students have again put up tents near the site where University of California, Davis police used pepper spray on seated protesters in...

WATCH: Chilling Video Of Students Confronting UC Davis Chancellor

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.21.2011 | College

A crowd of UC Davis students confronted chancellor Linda Katehi in the wake of an incident that occurred between protesters and campus police on Frida...

UC Regents To Focus On Diversity

The Daily Californian | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The UC Board of Regents will meet next week to discuss universitywide issues, including prejudice, in light of recent incidents targeting specific stu...

Giannoulias Aide Tied To University Of Illinois Clout List, SIU Law Rejected Blago-Backed Applicants

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- A campaign adviser to state Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias helped a politically connected applicant who'd been wait-listed get admitted t...