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June 18, 2018

A new Pew Research survey shows that one-third of Americans have trust in a higher power or spiritual force, whether they call it “god” or not, and two new studies show that people who think they...

June 15, 2018

Verenize Arceo of Winton has represented UC Merced at the state Capitol, but her most recent achievement is closer to home. The history major is among the 20 graduates in the Class of 2018 honored as...

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June 8, 2018
Professor Asmeret Asefaw Berhe was selected by the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine to serve as a member of their newest initiative — New Voices in Sciences, Engineering and...

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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]