A biweekly publication for faculty and staff
October 9, 2015


The president got to meet with the men's basketball team, encourage high school students to consider a UC education, visit classes and learn about some of UC Merced's vital research.


Laton native Monica Sozinho was happy to join the newest UC campus two years ago for two reasons: its location in the San Joaquin Valley and because she’s a UC graduate.


New Venture Lab officially opens on Oct. 15, and everyone's invited to the inaugural speaker event.
This was the first of two events on campus connecting younger students with scientists who can be role models and mentors.
Help UC Merced be recognized as the coolest campus in the UC system by signing up now to participate in the UC’s inaugural Cool Campus Challenge.
Current and prospective graduate students have new degree options at UC Merced with a newly approved master’s and doctoral degrees in sociology.
Dunya Ramicova's decades-long career as a costume designer will be commemorated with a website housing digital scans of her designs, along with an exhibit at the Merced Multicultural Arts Center.
Newest trustees bring depth and breadth of expertise and diversity to the university’s board, and will assist in the promotion and financial support of the university’s mission.

Library Notes

UC Merced librarians contributed in a significant way to the Calisphere project that increases the amount of available digital items by 70 percent.

Survey Says

This report focuses on student use of information based on results from the National Survey of Student Engagement.


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