The AAAS bestowed Professor J. Edward Taylor, a lifetime honor of being an elected Fellow in recognition of his extraordinary achievements in advancing science. UC Davis News mentioned 10 members are from the university.
USA Today featured Professor Bradford Jones comments that "finding any common ground on a broader immigration bill like the one passed by the Senate in 2013 will be even harder" after the Democratic takeover of the House of Representatives.
Assistant Professor Katherine Eriksson has received a UC Davis Hellman Fellowship for the 2018-2019 academic year. Hellman Fellowships are awarded each year to promising early-career researchers across many divisions of the university.