Apr 14 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.Have a good business concept? Register here: http://bit.ly/1GTFiFJ This year we are featuring two competitions:The Ruiz Prize in Entrepreneurial Communication: Individuals will deliver short, 3-...
Mar 31 2016
"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:3D scanning and modelling of the physicalhistoric buildingsCataloguing archives and photographsVideo interviews with residentsRecording the historic cemeteriesThe exhibit will open on April 2 with an event allowing members of the...
Dec 21 2015
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.Barlow, a biologist, worked with American University mathematician Kristina Crona on the Time Machine software to rewind the evolution of bacteria. For that project, Barlow and Crona were chosen from among five finalists in the Health and Medicine category of the annual World Technology Network awards.“Professor Barlow’s research will help us better understand both how...