University Of Calif. Davis To Unveil Major Initiative

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UC Davis today plans to announce a major initiative that could substantially increase the size of the student body.

The announcement is to be made by Chancellor Linda Katehi at the university's annual convocation in the Mondavi Center marking the start of the school year.

A spokesman wouldn't provide details, but a UC Davis press alert said Katehi "will unveil a major campus initiative designed to increase the number of deserving students who would benefit from a UC education."

The statement added that the plan will boost "regional economic opportunity and (create) new jobs on and off campus."

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