Vice Chancellor Messages

Summer - Time to Recharge Our Systems and Ourselves

Dear FOA Team,

This summer while many of our students enjoy time away from campus, FOA teams are focused not just on sprucing up physical spaces, but also on strengthening and optimizing our new financial system, Aggie Enterprise. 


On campus, I noticed a new, brightly painted crosswalk between Mrak and the Graduate School of Management, more green striped bike paths for the safety of our community, and perfectly mowed greens for our visiting Yolo High Wheelers!

Holiday Greetings and Reflections

As the holiday season unfolds, I'm reminded of cherished memories and the importance of time away from work. Growing up in Germany, my holidays were always a mix of laughter and learning, thanks to my educator parents. One of my fondest memories is of my father, dressed as the German "Nicolaus," visiting my mother's classes ...

A Year of Resilience, Gratitude and Hope

As I mark my first year with UC Davis, I’m grateful for the dedication, resilience and passion each of you bring every day. It has been a year of tremendous challenges and remarkable achievements, and I’m incredibly proud of how we've come together as an organization.