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Graduate students at the University of California, Merced, will benefit from extensive new research, funding and training opportunities, thanks to two National Science Foundation (NSF) grants totaling more than $3.25 million.
Interdisciplinary groups of computational sciences researchers won two of the 30 NSF Research Traineeship (NRT) program grants the agency is giving out this year. The grants will fund 50 doctoral students and train another 100 graduate students over the course of five years.
Three UC Merced researchers are connecting eye-tracking hardware with a robotic exoskeletal arm to furt
Ke-Myrion Anderson had never set foot on college campus before he spent a week at UC Merced in July.
When UC San Francisco Professor Elizabeth Dzeng
Undergraduate humanities students at the University of California, Merced, will gain valuable research opportunities and support
Editor's note: The following story appeared in the spring issue of UC Merced Magazine.
When Abraham Olivares moved to Merced at age 20, a career in education was the furthest thing from his mind.
Olivares said he didn’t have a lot of confidence in his abilities back then. Life is quite different now that he is the associate principal for Student Support at Golden Valley High School in Merced.
UC Merced students will offer a window into race and racism through a unique theater presentation both on campus and in the Merced community on June 30.
In a collaborative study by the University of California, Merced, the University of Oklahoma, the University of Chicago and Uppsala University in Sweden, researchers conduct the first ancient DNA investigation of the Himalayan arc, gene
When Nikko Da Paz decided to go to graduate school, she didn’t limit herself to one degree — or even one campus.
The following article is the main story in a six-piece package that appeared in the spring issue of UC Merced Magazine focusing on the research performed at UC Merced that relates to the brain. You can read the other stories, on consciousness, machine learning and artificial intelligence, linguistics, developmental psychology and the study of brain elasticity online.