A biweekly publication for faculty and staff
October 19, 2016


Anna Beaudin, a developmental biologist with the School of Natural Sciences, works with the Health Sciences Research Institute and studies the stem cells that give rise to the human immune system.
Professor Elliott Campbell and his colleagues are looking at the effects of climate change on the coastal redwoods, and whether knowing the iconic trees could be at risk will change people's sustainability related behaviors.
Distinguished Professor Roland Winston is considered the father of nonimaging optics for having developed and described the concept 50 years ago this year.
UC Merced broke ground last week on
Open Enrollment — the period when employees can make changes to their benefits for the upcoming calendar year — starts next week. Among this year's significant changes: new options for disability insurance. UC Merced's Benefits Fair takes place Oct. 28.