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February 28, 2001 | SHARON BERNSTEIN, TIMES HEALTH WRITER
California's gun control law appears to have had a moderate impact on reducing additional violent crimes by people convicted of gun-related offenses, public health researchers at UC Davis reported in a new study. The researchers examined the criminal records of 1,654 people who had been convicted of gun-related misdemeanors and subsequently tried to buy handguns in California between 1989 and 1993.
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August 1, 2007 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
UC Davis has received a record $100-million pledge from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to found a nursing school in Sacramento, the school announced Tuesday. The school, which will be named the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, is designed to produce leaders in the field. The university plans to begin accepting students in master's and doctoral programs in 2008.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 2, 2002 | CHRISTOPHER REYNOLDS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Robert and Margrit Mondavi, the wine tycoons who contributed nearly $30 million to the opening of the COPIA wine and food museum in Napa last year, this week mark another grand opening: a performing arts facility at UC Davis. The Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, UC Davis, a $57-million project, will open with a gala on Thursday. The sandstone-clad center includes an 1,800-seat theater and a more flexible 250-seat studio theater space.
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May 15, 2004 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
UC Davis officials apologized Friday for mistakenly sending 90 applicants e-mails telling them they should sign up for a summer advising program. The e-mails were sent this week by UC Davis' new electronic system, which is designed to simplify the application and enrollment process, said Yvonne Marsh, assistant vice chancellor for enrollment services. The 90 applicants were trying to transfer from community colleges to UC Davis.
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June 25, 2003 | From Staff and Wire Reports
A plan to build a $190-million high-security infectious diseases lab at UC Davis has made it to the final round of review by the National Institutes of Health. The university said Monday it is now one of four institutions in the nation still in the running for federal funds to build a so-called "hot lab." Institutions in New York, Chicago and Texas have also advanced to the final round. A decision will be announced in September.
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September 24, 1993 | ED BOND
For the electric car, Thursday might have marked a great leap forward--an ambitious one-day drive from Sacramento to Burbank on only five gallons of gas. The idea was to combine a gas engine with an electric one, gaining power and range from the gasoline while conserving energy with the electricity. But 120 miles into the drive, something happened.
NEWS
July 27, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
UC Davis said it is expanding its campus with farmland for which it is paying $5,000 an acre. The 1,576 acres, known as Russell Ranch, are a mile and a half west of the campus. No state funds are involved in the $7.88 million purchase. The sellers are also throwing in 11.9 acres containing a family residence built in 1868 and several modern improvements including a swimming pool, cabana and tennis court.
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