Registration is Open for Pitchfest, 2016

Registration is now open for the Fifth Annual Entrepreneurial Seminar and Pitchfest, taking place on April 30th in the Kolligian Library. Come learn from entrepreneurs and investors, take workshops and participate in one or both of the student pitch competitions. The event is open to all students and everyone will receive a guide to generating a strong pitch, with sample videos.

This year we are featuring two competitions:

Coulterville's Heritage in the Digital Age

"Coulterville’s Heritage in the Digital Age" is an exhibit that features the work that has been done by the University of California Merced towards a larger project to digitally preserve the natural and cultural resources along the John Muir trail in the San Joaquin Valley and the Sierra Nevada Foothills.

The work in Coulterville has focused on:

CITRIS Investigator Wins Major Award for ‘Time Machine’ Project

Professor Miriam Barlow was honored with a major award last month for her role in developing a method to restore the efficacy of antibiotics and help doctors deal with resistant bacteria.