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This is where we capture Staff Assembly news and events, ranging from articles about Breakfast with the Chancellor to participating in the Cookie Bake-off. You can search by article category or just scroll through to explore what we've been up to recently.

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Breakfast with the Chancellor- February 8, 2019

February 11, 2019

After Chancellor May welcomed the guests, introductions were underway and attendees shared their favorite thing about working for campus. Staff had so many great and unique things to say about their experience working for campus as well as suggestions for ways in which campus can improve, some of which are listed below:

Staff Assembly Dip Off Recipes 2019

February 01, 2019
Here are a few recipes from dip masters who were willing to share their recipes for you to make at your upcoming Super Bowl party, or any other dip-worthy occasion!   Mary Carrillo's Chile Relleno Dip- 1st Place!

Chile Relleno Dip Recipe
Ingredients

  • 4 ounces pork chorizo
  • 8 ounces cream cheese ,softened
  • 1 tablespoon taco seasoning
  • 1/3 cup salsa verde
  • 2 cups shredded Mexican cheese blend
  • 4 ounce can diced roasted green chiles

Directions

Breakfast with the Chancellor- January 10, 2019

January 31, 2019

After Chancellor May welcomed the guests, introductions were underway and attendees shared their professional accomplishments from 2018 that they were most proud of and some of their goals for 2019 with campus leadership. There were so many impressive accomplishments from last year and ambitious goals for this upcoming year, some of which attendees shared are listed below:
 

Staff Assembly Dip Off 2019: Wrap-Up

January 28, 2019
On Monday, January 28, 2019 Staff Assembly hosted the second annual Dip-Off at the Activities & Recreation Center Ballroom A from 11:30am-1:00pm. 12 Dip-Masters (dip-makers) made dip for over 40 dipsters (dip-tasters) to try! To see the recipes from the Dip-Off, click here.

 

Dipsters (dip-tasters) and dip-makers alike circled the ballroom and tasted the variety of dips. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Office of Campus Community Relations and Staff Diversity Administrative Advisory Committee Award Nomination Forms

January 17, 2019
The Office of Campus Community Relations (OCCR) and the Staff Diversity Administrative Advisory Committee (SDAAC), is pleased to invite nominations for the Calvin E. Handy Leadership Award and Soaring to New Heights Diversity & Principles of Community Achievement Award for 2019. The Calvin E. Handy Leadership Award

This award is a crime prevention and public safety award that recognizes individuals based on community oriented engagement and activities that are collaborative, cooperative, and proactive.

Breakfast with the Chancellor- December 20, 2018

December 21, 2018

After Chancellor May welcomed the guests, introductions were underway and attendees shared their professional accomplishments for the year with campus leadership. There are so many accomplishments for UC Davis to be proud of this year, some of which attendees shared are listed below:
 

Council of University of California Staff Assemblies (CUCSA) Winter Quarterly Meeting Schedule

November 30, 2018
The Council of University of California Staff Assemblies (CUCSA) is comprised of University of California staff employees dedicated to improving the staff experience and enhancing communication withing the University Community on matters of interest to staff employees in accordance with California laws and Regent policy.

These meetings are open to all staff and members of the UC community. See below for a list of speakers and presentations.

Breakfast with the Chancellor- November 8, 2018

November 30, 2018

After Chancellor May welcomed the guests, introductions were underway and attendees shared their Thanksgiving plans. Then, the serious discussion began, and included the following topics:
 

How to Talk to Family and Friends about Quitting Smoking

August 16, 2018

To All UC Davis Employees and Staff

UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

Presents Learn at Lunch 

How to Talk to Family and Friends about Quitting Smoking

Cari Shulkin and Moreen Sharma

Tobacco Treatment Specialists at UC Davis
 

Staff Appreciation Night with UCD Football- September 8, 2018

August 16, 2018


TAILGATE UPDATE: 

The Staff Assembly Tailgate was a success! After serving over 350 hot dogs out to staff and their families, raffling off Staff Assembly swag in a Plinko game, and offering 25 staff members the chance to watch the football from the Chancellor's Suite for a quarter. Chancellor May has confirmed that he is looking forward to this new UCD staff tradition!  See some of the photos from the tailgate and from staff in the Chancellor's Suite below.

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

UC Davis Staff pay the Kid's Price at Disneyland this Halloween Season!

August 15, 2018

 

Get Away Today is offering a one-week sale for Adults at Kids' Prices during Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort! This is exciting because it is Disney's most popular time of year, which typically does not go on sale. Here are the details you'll need if you want to share it with your membership:

2018 Davis Shakespeare Festival

July 13, 2018
2018 Davis Shakespeare Festival

featuring
Mary Stuart & On the Twentieth Century
Davis Shakespeare Festival returns June 21st, presenting two great productions in repertory
for its 9th summer season: