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UC Davis Magazine

Volume 32 · Number 1 · Fall 2014

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Disarming a Trojan horse

photo: The scientist in his lab with students

James Hildreth, dean of biological sciences, is training a new generation

of scientists to rein in HIV.

Hot Crops

Photos: rice, wheat, peanut and corn growing

If the planet keeps getting warmer, will the plants that sustain us thrive? UC Davis scientists are adapting staple crops to grow in drier, saltier conditions.

Freeborn Hall Retrospective

Photo collage: 5 posters for concerts by Joan Baez, Tom Petty, Muddy Waters, 30 Seconds to Mars and Siouxsie & the Banshees

The box office is closed and the hall quiet, but Freeborn Hall still rocks in the memories of many alumni. Aggies recall some of their favorite concerts.

Parents: A guide to the Aggie-built campus

Illustration: campus map with callouts for five locations

Students have been leaving their marks on UC Davis from the days of their first arrival in 1908–09. Experience the Aggie-built campus for yourself.