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February 7, 2019

A $4.6 million grant to UCs Merced and Irvine will help researchers develop new tools and methods for better managing the state’s forests, shrub lands and grasslands. The Innovation Center for...

February 5, 2019

UC Merced Electrical Engineering and Computer Science graduate student Yijun Li was recently selected as a 2019 Facebook Fellowship winner. The Facebook Fellowship program is designed to support...

January 31, 2019

Bestselling author and Stanford University Professor Robert Sutton will share principles and examples of “Scaling Up Excellence,” the title of his presentation as this year’s Vital and Alice...

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UC Merced Campus

The UC Systemwide Bioengineering Symposium is and annual event where faculty, staff members and students from the departments of bioengineering/...

UC Merced Campus

It's time for the annual celebration of research. Everyone is welcome to attend a variety of events scheduled for the week of March 4-8 on the UC...

Classroom and Office Building 1, Room 120

The Energize Merced conference, hosted by the Solar Energy Association at UC Merced, takes place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9 on the UC...

Merced Theatre/Art Kamangar Center

The Vital and Alice Pellissier Family Public Lecture Series this year features "Scaling Up Excellence," presented by Stanford University Professor...




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Women make up 20% of Undergraduate Engineering Students


Number of Early Career Award Recipients


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How researchers at UC Merced are developing a better understanding of the three sources of water upon which California depends in order to adapt to the effects of environmental changes and make better use of this most precious of our natural resources.
Series: "Sustainable California" [Show ID: 32342]