Campus News

I am deeply shocked and saddened by the news of the tragic 8.9-magnitude earthquake and ensuing tsunami that struck Japan today. This major catastrophe has caused heavy damage, apparently mostly in the northeastern...
UC Merced to lead roundtable on crucial issues facing parks and protected areas.  From California's Sierra foothills to Sweden's Tyresta forest, the problems facing the world's national parks and...
More than 200 university alumni and friends converged in Sacramento today (March 1) for UC Day, an effort to advocate for a long-term funding solution to maintain the quality of the University of California. UC faces...
During a typical day at the Mercy Medical Center Emergency Department (ED), nurses, doctors and support staff swiftly move through the halls of the 27-room facility. Patients register and are assessed and treated for...
UC Merced's Stem Cell Instrumentation Foundry will support the campus' cutting-edge research into understanding stem cells, which are vital for regenerative medicine..  The University of California,...
It was 2003, a full two years before the UC Merced campus began its first academic year, when the seeds were first planted for what would become the Frontiers of Science and Technology lecture series.
UC Merced physicist Sayantani Ghosh has been given a CAREER Award to further her research into the dynamics of 'exotic' magnets
UC Merced employees have established themselves here in every way during the last several years, including giving their time and expertise to community organizations. Several employees serve prominently in some of...
$250,000 donation to the university will help make higher education a reality
Whether it's through art, film, literature, education, civil rights, food, or music, events planned for the month of February are a way to commemorate Black History Month and celebrate the achievements and...
A group of female students at UC Merced are determined to show that their college home is more cosmopolitan than many others might think. And they're doing it through fashion, with a plan to benefit neighbors in...
UC Merced to receive $600,000 in technical assistance from U.S. Department of Energy's Commercial Building Partnerships, which will provide $21 million to 24 projects nationwide.  The University of California...
UC Merced leaders and elected officials celebrate the university's next academic building, which will help in furthering its mission of innovative research in the sciences and engineering.  MERCED —...
Total enrollment for 2011-12 academic year likely to approach 5,000 students
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown proposed a balanced, deficit-closing 2011-12 state budget Monday (Jan. 10) that relies on painful cuts in state services including a $500 million reduction in support for the...
A new chancellor, more students and additional buildings all on tap for 2011 as UC Merced heads into the second half of its sixth academic year In the coming year, the University of California, Merced, will appoint...
Renowned company pledges $1 million in financial assistance to low-income students from the south San Joaquin Valley In an effort to help low-income students from the south San Joaquin Valley pursue their higher...
Campus announces public policy professional with past campus experience will fill the leadership role beginning Jan. 3 Corinne Lucero, who advocated at the federal level on behalf of the University of California,...