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celebrating black excellence

March 2, 2023
It's time for the campus and the community to celebrate UC Merced’s high-level research during Research Week, March 6 through 10. The annual research showcase, hosted by the Office of Research and Economic Development, kicks off with a Health Sciences Research Institute (HSRI)...
March 1, 2023
Global Arts Studies Professor Yehuda Sharim ’s film “El Ojo Comienza en la Mano,” a documentary about a Central Valley farm worker who never gave up his love of painting, has been garnering awards and nominations around the world since it came out in 2022. The son of working-...
March 1, 2023
At two significant junctures in its existence, UC Merced had the good fortune of being led by strong women – Carol Tomlinson-Keasey and Dorothy Leland. Both visionaries, they guided the newest UC through uncharted waters, providing the leadership that inspired their teams to overcome what...