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UC Davis Magazine

Volume 27 · Number 4 · Summer 2010

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Drawing on Culture

Photo: girl working on silkscreen As soon as a youth art center opened in a converted warehouse in Woodland, budding artists began pouring through the doors. Muralist Malaquias Montoya and other founders from the Chicana/o studies department hope the center will open other doors for the teens — for college and a better future.

Rebels With a Cause

Photo: students protesting fee increases A new generation of student activists takes to the streets — using old organizing strategies and new ones — to protest the rising costs of their own education.

Aggies Abroad

Photo: shop in Kyoto, Japan More and more students are taking core classes and getting résumé-building experience while seeing the world.