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Susan Williams researching on the beach near Bodega Marine Lab.

Remembering Professor and Mentor Susan Williams

Faculty and staff will be gathering at UC Davis’ Bodega Marine Laboratory this afternoon not for their weekly seminar but to remember their colleague Susan Williams who died in a car crash Tuesday (April 24) while en route to the Davis campus to teach.

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An Important Announcement about UC Davis Grad Slam from the Vice Provost and Dean

Yesterday, I had the great privilege of getting to know ten of UC Davis’ brightest master’s and Ph.D. students at the UC Davis Grad Slam Final Round. Though I took great joy in celebrating their research communication accomplishments, I must inform you that we are retracting our initial announcement regarding the winners of the competition.

UC Davis graduate student Tooka Zokaie

Meet the Grad Slam Finalists: Tooka Zokaie

UC Grad Slam is an annual contest in which master’s and Ph.D. students across UC campuses – in disciplines ranging from hard sciences to humanities – compete to sum up their research for a general audience. Students should present the significance and fundamental points of their work at UC Davis in a clear, direct, and interesting manner.