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Backlash stirs in US against foreign worker visas

...themselves, their skills become obsolete," he said.Norm Matloff, a computer science professor at the University of California, Davis, agreed that age plays into it - not because older workers are less skilled but because they typically require...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-06/backlash-stirs-us-against-
Study: Alcohol interferes with male partnering

...transmitters, said Dr. Karen L. Bales, an Augusta native who is now the vice chairwoman of psychology at the University of California, Davis. She was not involved in the study but is familiar with the research."It's been suggested that love...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-07/study-alcohol-interferes-mal
Tons of schools name cities

Somehow these universities managed not only to survive, but thrive.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-08-23/tons-schools-name-cities
Corps finds deficiencies in US levees, including Augusta's

...said Jeffrey Mount, a levee management specialist and founder of the Center for Watershed Sciences at the University of California, Davis. "We're in a never-ending cycle of flood and rebuild."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-17/corps-finds-deficiencies-us-l
Recession, tech kill middle-class jobs

Midpay jobs aren't coming back from the Great Recession, partly because jobs in the middle are the most vulnerable to computer technology. That shortfall has helped prevent the total jobs lost from being regained.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-24/recession-tech-kill-middle
Are lesbian athletes more accepted than gays?

...often ways that even younger men try to prove their heterosexuality," says Herek, a psychologist at the University of California, Davis, who has, for years, studied this phenomenon and how it plays out in the gay community.That is not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-04-27/are-lesbian-athletes
Don't ramrod 'Regents'

...Stanford University (in Stanford, Calif.), University of California-Berkeley (in Berkeley, Calif.), University of California-Davis (in Davis, Calif.), University of Texas at Austin (in Austin, Texas), University of Chicago (in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-10-30/dont-ramrod-regents
Study finds possible risks in autism treatment

...long term could have the opposite effect.Dr. Karen L. Bales, the vice chairwoman of psychology at the University of California-Davis, has been studying human bonding behavior and the science behind it using close animal models, such as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-11-03/study-finds-possible-risks-a
Reading to dogs boosts pupils' confidence, literacy

...some recent scientific studies have shown that the animals can affect literacy.In a 2010 study by the University of California Davis Veterinary Medicine Extension, third-grade pupils who read aloud to dogs once a week for 10 weeks improved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-12-13/reading-dogs-boosts-pupil
Smart machines create hands-free workplaces

...was traumatizing. Today, only 2 percent of Americans work on farms.Peter Lindert, an economist at the University of California-Davis, says computers are more disruptive than earlier innovations because they are "general-purpose technologies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-09/smart-machines-create-hand