A special reception honoring the donors of the Soderquist Matching Fund Initiative for Graduate Student Support was held on the afternoon of Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the Buehler Alumni and Visitors Center.
Josephine Moreno, Ph.D., is the new Graduate Diversity Officer for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS) at UC Davis. She officially started the position October 1, 2013, however, she is no stranger to UC Davis.
A "Preparing For Life After Graduate School" workshop was brought to UC Davis Oct. 22-24 as a result of a joint collaboration between the UC Davis Department of Chemistry, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Math and Physical Sciences, Graduate Student Association, Graduate Studies: GradPathways, and American Chemical Society (ACS).
Three UC Davis graduate students—Angela Doerr, Sarah Moffitt, and Meredith Niles—have been awarded prestigious fellowships for outstanding environmental scholarship from the Robert and Patricia Switzer Foundation.
Charlie Soderquist endowed a fellowship at UC Davis in honor of one of his good friends and mentor, Donald G. Crosby. The fellowship is awarded annually to two UC Davis graduate students in the field of Environmental Chemistry. The fellowship also stipulates that Crosby would get an opportunity each year to sit down with recipients to learn about what they are researching and how the fellowship has helped them do that.