African and African American Alumni Association (5A)

Navigating Career Transition

Are you looking for a career change? Re-entering the workforce after taking time off? Hoping to find a job that aligns your passion and skills? Navigating career transition can be a daunting task filled with complex questions and uncertainty.

5A Los Angeles Happy Hour

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL!! Your Cal Aggie 5A Alumni Board would like to invite you to the first event of the year. It’s been a while since a happy hour has been planned specifically for those of us in Los Angeles, and all that changes now! So, come on out on Saturday, February 23rd.

  • Dave and Buster's, 6081 Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045
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5A Jazz and Wine Social

Join fellow Aggie for our annual jazz and wine social immediately following the celebration of Black Family Day.

  • Walter A. Buehler Alumni Center 530 Alumni Ln Davis, CA 95616
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Aggies Give Back: Members of 5A Create Scholarship to Bring Greater Diversity to UC Davis

October 03, 2015

Sandra Frye-Lucas Ph.d.’03 and fellow members of the Cal Aggie African and African American Alumni Association (5A) are excited about further enriching the diverse UC Davis campus with a new scholarship to assist students of African descent.

The group has received pledges of $12,000 to sup- port the scholarship, of which the majority of the donations have come from 5A members and other alumni.

Life Member Profile: Lina Alexander '72

April 03, 2015

By Benjamin Ginsburg '17

UC Davis alumna Linda Alexander’s life changing moment happened during the summer of 1963 when she was 13 yearsold. Growing up in South Stockton, California, she would help her aunt, who was a teacher, in her classroom. One day, she met the principal of the school who she said told her that she would never become anything.