A biweekly publication for faculty and staff
February 5, 2016


Dean Jill Robbins is prioritizing strategic planning and diversity as the university continues to grow — and hopes to put the 'A' back in SSHA.


Sara Anastos joined the university as an undergraduate student and member of its founding class. She now serves as project coordinator for the 2020 Project.


President Janet Napolitano wants feedback from faculty and staff members regarding recommendations for new retirement benefits that will affect future UC employees.
Michael Huerta and Dado Banatao will address the Class of 2016 at the campus's commencement ceremonies in May.
A team of scientists led by UC Merced's Aaron D. Hernday made a major advancement in understanding how the most common fungal pathogen in humans can alter its cellular phenotype and behavior.
Biodiversity Professor Michael Dawson will conduct research and host talks on campus as UC Merced’s inaugural Faculty Climate Action Champion, part of a new effort funded by UCOP.
WSTEM — or Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics — sponsors monthly events such as panel discussions and workshops, and offers mentoring opportunities to help improve the representation of women in STEM disciplines.

Tech Corner

Information Technology offers CrashPlan PROe, a backup application that protects your files and folders in real time, to faculty and staff members for free.


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