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Vacaville High School's Class of 1976 to host reunion July 16

Vacaville High School's Class of 1976 to host reunion July 16

Vacaville High School's Class of 1976 hosting reunion on July 16
TheReporter.com
Vacaville High School's Class of 1976 will be holding its 35-year reunion from 6 pm to midnight on July 16, at the Hilton Garden Inn, 2200 Gateway Court, Fairfield. The Hilton will also be giving discounted room rates for reunion attendees. ...

UC Davis athletics director announces retirement

UC Davis athletics director announces retirement

DAVIS - UC Davis Director of Athletics Greg Warzecka, who has overseen the Aggies' transformation from a nonscholarship NCAA Division II athletics program to a Div. I program with close to a $20 million annual budget, announced on Tuesday he will retire from the university on June 30 after 16 years in the post.

Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Fred Wood has appointed Nona Richardson as interim director of athletics beginning July 1 while a nationwide search is conducted for Warzecka's successor. Richardson currently serves as executive senior associate athletics director and senior woman administrator.

Vacaville High School softball shuts out Will C. Wood

Vacaville High School softball shuts out Will C. Wood

Vacaville High School softball shuts out Will C. Wood
TheReporter.com
She made a pitch for hitter of the year on Tuesday, blasting a two-run homer that accounted for all the scoring in a 2-0 Vacaville High School victory over visiting Will C. Wood. "Hitting is fun, but pitching has always been my passion," Landrith said. ...

UC Davis to begin Middle East lecture series May 11

UC Davis to begin Middle East lecture series May 11

DAVIS - On Wednesday, May 11, the UC Davis Middle East/South Asia Studies Program will launch its Faris Saeed Lecture Series in Arab Studies with both UC Davis and guest scholars serving as panel speakers.

The event will take place from 5 to 7 p.m.

Vacaville High School baseball clinches playoff berth with win

Vacaville High School baseball clinches playoff berth with win

Vacaville High School baseball clinches playoff berth with win
TheReporter.com
By Reporter Staff Vacaville High School's baseball team locked up a Sac-Joaquin Section playoff berth with a 6-5 win at home over Vintage on Wednesday. The Bulldogs improved to 9-3 in Monticello Empire League games, while Vintage fell to 6-6 with three ...

Budget cutbacks affecting local schools

Budget cutbacks affecting local schools

Budget cutbacks affecting local schools
TheReporter.com
According to The Reporter newspaper in Vacaville, 174 out of 1077 school districts in California are in financial distress, including the Vacaville Unified School District. Our district has had to lay teachers off and expand class sizes. ...

UC Davis veterinary school breaks ground for $58.5M research building

UC Davis veterinary school breaks ground for $58.5M research building

DAVIS - A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Friday at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine for a new four-story, 76,000-square-foot research building that will be dedicated to protecting and improving the health of animals, people and the environment.

The $58.5 million facility is the capstone for the first phase of the veterinary school's ambitious $354 million building program. The new building, initially to be known as Veterinary Medicine Research Facility 3B, is being constructed in the campus's health sciences district, northeast of the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital.

"When complete in December 2012, Veterinary Medicine 3B will provide modern, innovative research facilities and a platform for the School of Veterinary Medicine to continue rising to even greater heights," said UC Davis Chancellor Linda P.B.