Student Life

#FridayFunFact Spring Event #3: IEPP Picnic in the Park on April 18th

April 16, 2018

IEPP Students: come join our picnic at the Davis Central Park on April 18th, from 4:15pm-8pm! During this time, the famous Davis Farmer’s Market will have food trucks, local farmer produces, music and performances. Before the midterm season hits, make sure you come to enjoy the relaxing and warm spring evening with your friends.

IEP Graduation Speech: Takahito Matsunaga from Japan

April 10, 2018

On March 16th, Takahito Matsunaga, one of our Intensive English Program students winter quarter from Ritsumeikan University, gave an impactful speech at the graduation ceremony that recaps the valuable friendships and connections that UC Davis students and Takahito created. 

#FridayFunFact Spring Event #1: UC Davis Lawntopia April 6th

April 03, 2018

This Friday from 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm, April 6th 2018, consists of a lively evening on the UC Davis Quad, brought by the ASUCD Entertainment Council. Every spring quarter, Associated Students of UC Davis host this spring concert with a special (shhh! Always a secret until revealed) music artist whose identity will be disclosed on April 2nd, 2018! Previous main artists who have performed at Lawntopia include: EDM DJ Elephante, Mako, Giraffage, and Zion I.

Welcome to Spring Quarter 2018!

April 03, 2018

On April 2nd, 2018, UC Davis Extension – Center for International Education commences its spring quarter, with a noticeably warmer weather in town.

Take time to reflect: what else has renewed other than the school grades? Spring in many cultures symbolize a new beginning – encourage yourself to refresh and learn, like the little tree buds embracing new individual growth. Some IEPP students may join us for another quarter, while others are new to the IEP classes at the International Center.

IEPP New Student Orientation

On March 29, IEPP spring quarter new student orientation will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.! This is an excellent opportunity for students to engage in all of the wonderful aspects the campus has to offer.

  • UC Davis International Center MPR (Multi Purpose Room)
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How Will Spring Be? - 5 Things To Do in Davis

March 15, 2018

Perhaps, spring may be the best time of the year in Davis. The season starts with rains that leave the air cool and wet, and as we near summer, the days will end with the sun setting late and the air being drier! Temperatures range from the 60s to the 80s (16-32°C).

 

Davis will soon begin to be colored with spring flowers.

Here are some tips on what to do to enjoy this beautiful season. Chill in the Arboretum: You can see how gorgeous the first photo is. 

Daylight Savings 2018: Spring Forward!

March 12, 2018

On March 11, 2018 at 2 a.m. California commences Daylight Savings Time. While early risers rejoice for the brighter mornings, night owls get an hour less of sleep. Twice a year The United States has to reset its clock.

 

Daylight Savings Time Fun Facts:

 

Ice Cream Social in December? Our IEPP Students Say Yes!

December 05, 2017

Some may say it is too cold for ice cream in December, but our IEPP students still thoroughly enjoyed some ice cream at our last Ice Cream social of the Fall Quarter. The social brings different International English Professional Program students and student assistants together, creating a diverse and cozy environment! In addition, it is never too cold for delicious treats!

 

 

Robert Mondavi Institute

October 04, 2017

As a student in our EST program, take a tour of the Robert Mondavi Institute. The Institute is home to a winery, a brewery, and food science facilities. Not to mention, the building itself is a LEED Platinum building, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.