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Making News

 UCD and wine: Six degrees of cultivation
Some UC Davis viticulture and enology professors like to say there is never more than two degrees of separation in the wine industry from this university.
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 UC Davis Winery A Posterchild For How To Save Water During California Drought
With California in the midst of a severe drought, winemakers in need of water are turning to UC Davis for answers. CBS Sacramento Video.

 The Problem Solver
Research connects growers with helpful information to improve grape, wine production.

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More Job Opportunities

 V&E Faculty Position Announcement - by Feb. 13
The Department of Viticulture and Enology has a research, teaching and outreach mission to develop and disseminate comprehensive basic and applied knowledge regarding the production of winegrapes and is internationally recognized as a premier center of excellence in these fields. A Cooperative Extension (CE) Specialist is being recruited to conduct original applied research with the goal of achieving more sustainable management and production of winegrapes.


Faculty

 UC Davis scholar makes journey from foster care to grad student
Preto, a former foster care youth, is an incredible success story who hurdled the obstacles heaved in her path and lets nothing  absolutely nothing  block her education, enthusiasm, research or goals.


Staff

yeast contributors thumb UC Davis hosts meeting of the US Culture Collection Network
Kyria Boundy-Mills, curator of the Phaff Yeast Culture Collection in the Food Science and Technology department, and Lucy Joseph, curator of the Wine Microbe Collection in the Viticulture and Enology department, hosted the fall 2014 meeting of the US Culture Collection Network at UC Davis on September 24-25, 2014.


Students

 Viticulture and Enology awards 5 grants to graduate students
The American Vineyard Foundation is awarding five grants to graduate students conducting enology and viticulture research at UC Davis and Fresno State University.

Where to Taste 'Wines of Danger'
Winemakers who set out to establish their own brands often find the path to success fraught with challenges and obstacles.


Computing

Department Computer Lab - VEN Computing Lab - Rules
All currently registered Department of Viticulture & Enology students are eligible to use the computer lab.


Safety Information

Safety News - Dec. 2014
Safety News from Lucy Joseph.

Reminder: Lab Coat Laundry - December 2014
Lab coat laundry reminder from Lucy Joseph.