UC Davis Students

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. 

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.

To Boldly Dream at UC Davis: IEPP Student Video

March 15, 2018

           

           

           At UC Davis Extension Center for International Education, students strengthen their ambitions and passions in their fields. Like the former IEPP students Abdulrhman Alali and Aziz Aslaif from South Arabia, they started out with an English program in the International English Professional Programs, then decided to continue their education in Davis to pursue Master's degrees, and eventually, completed their Ph.D at UC Davis. 

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)
  • Event Details

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. 

Intercultural Research Project: What Do You Want To Learn?

March 06, 2018

Please join us in the MPR this Wednesday afternoon for the Communication and Culture, English for Science and Technology, and English for Global Business Intercultural Research Project Poster Presentations. 

Students will be presenting the topics they have been researching over the past three weeks while studying here in Davis.  This is a wonderful opportunity to meet fellow international students and learn about their thoughts, perceptions and interests regarding communication, culture, technology and business.

A Day in the Life: Jade Morning Sky Little

February 23, 2018

The University of California, Davis, is well known for our animal science programs. However, don’t just take it from us. Check out this video of a UC Davis sophomore, majoring in Animal Science and minoring in Native American Studies, Jade Morning Sky Little! 

She walks with us around the campus on a drizzly day and shares her heritage and passion for strengthening our community. 

UC Davis Student Assistant Spotlight - Elaina Lopez, 4th Year

February 13, 2018

What does #WhyDavisWednesday mean to the student assistant, Elaina Lopez? 

Elaina Lopez, 4th year (International Relations, minoring in Art Studio)

A Sacramento local Elaina is one of our UC Davis undergraduate student assistants!

Student assistants are the go-to people for the international students when they need help, advice, or just a buddy to make life in Davis easier. 

#StaffSpotlight of our CIE student assistant, Kelila

December 05, 2017

Interviewing: Kelila Krantz (3rd year, International Relations major

“Working here, each day is a new adventure and often contains many surprises. One day, I am running around campus on an elaborate scavenger hunt, one day I am a conversation partner, or another day I am scooping ice cream for socials!

Clinton on Campus

October 04, 2017

Join Hillary Rodham Clinton as she travels the United States and Canada this fall. She’ll connect with audiences with a story that’s personal, raw, detailed and surprisingly funny. She’ll take you with her on her journey and talk about What Happened, what’s next, and what’s on your mind. What you’ll see will be her story – Live. Her story of resilience, how to get back up after a loss, and how we can all look ahead. It’s about Hillary’s experience as a woman in politics – she lets loose on this topic, and others, in a way she never has before