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ANR Report

December 2016

Thank you, and looking ahead for a great 2017!

Glenda Humiston photo hi-res

Dear Colleagues, As we wrap up 2016, I want to take a moment to thank you for everything you've done on behalf of UC ANR this year. Whether you are conducting research, organizing extension programs, teaching nutrition, leading volunteers or quietly...

DANRIS-X launches into Project Board with webinar trainings

DANRIS-X has been updated and Project Board will open for 2018 reporting.

DANRIS-X has been updated and will eventually be replaced with the newly created Project Board for UCCE specialists and advisors. When DANRIS-X opens for reporting, users will see a reduced number of data fields and an aesthetic refresh. Project Board...

Names in the News

Glenn County Soil Partnership from left, Dani Lightle, Betsy Karle, Kandi Manhart, RCD executive officer, and Rob Vlach NRCS district conservationist.

Ciricillo named director of Annual Giving Mary Maffly Ciricillo brings more than 20 years of professional experience to her new role as the director of Annual Giving for UC ANR. She comes to ANR from the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, where she...

VP Humiston releases 26 UCCE positions for recruitment

VP Humiston announced on Dec. 14 the release of 26 new academic UC Cooperative Extension positions (see list below) for hiring over the next two years.  The positions from the 2016 process will be released for recruitment in...

Intermountain REC seeks research proposals


The UC Intermountain Research and Extension Center (IREC) is soliciting proposals for new and continuing research projects for project year 2017-2018. The Intermountain Research and Extension Center is a 140-acre research facility located at 4,000 feet...

Apply for UC Management Skills Assessment Program

Rob Bennaton

Staff and academic people managers, are you ready for a leap in your management development? If yes, we encourage you to apply to the Management Skills Assessment Program (MSAP) by Wednesday, Jan. 18. This program is designed to assess the management...

Employee comments invited for proposed revised G-28 travel regulations

The University invites comments on Proposed Revised Presidential Policy Business and Finance Bulletin (BFB) – G-28, Travel Regulations.   Proposed revisions allow reimbursement, in limited circumstances, for travel (including childcare)...

IGIS offers online office hours

The Informatics and Geographic Information Systems (IGIS) Statewide Program now offers online office hours for all ANR staff and academics. Every Monday from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., an IGIS staff member will be hanging out on Zoom hoping to hear...

Calling all UC entrepreneurs: The University of California wants to shine a light on your story

UC entrepreneur

The University of California has launched the “I am a UC Entrepreneur” campaign to highlight entrepreneurship across the UC system. Students, faculty, staff, postdocs and alumni are invited to submit a 30-second video sharing what makes...

Thank you for supporting UC ANR


Thanks to everyone who participated in UC ANR's #GivingTuesday campaign on Nov. 29, we received a total of $39,252 in donations from 210 individuals. After adding the California 4-H Foundation's matching funds, the total was $63,252. Any time during...

Employee comment sought on Health Sciences Clinical Professor policies

The University invites comments on two proposed revised Academic Personnel Manual sections: 278, Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series (APM - 278) 210-6, Instructions to Review Committees Which Advise on Actions Concerning the Health Sciences...

Water Strategic Initiative Conference to be held March 14-17 in Ontario

Mark your calendars for the ANR Water Strategic Initiative Conference, which will be held in collaboration with the Sustainable Food Systems (SFS) Strategic Initiative, on March 14-17 in Ontario at the DoubleTree by Hilton Ontario Airport. The...


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