Dec 11 2015
The UC Merced Vernal Pools Reserve in partnership with the Merced County UC Cooperative Extension Office and Upper Merced River Watershed Council will offer another UC California Naturalist certificate training in Spring 2016 on the campus of UC Merced.Students in the California Naturalist Program will become part of a committed corps of volunteer naturalists and citizen scientists, equipped with the skills needed to take an active role in local natural resource conservation, restoration and environmental education.  This 10-week training combines science instruction with guest...
Dec 07 2015
CITRIS is proud to announce the 2016 Mobile App Challenge, sponsored by PG&E!There are many exciting prizes, along with thousands of dollars in gift cards for undergraduate students participating in winning teams. There will also be speakers from Toyota Research Institute and Maker Magazine Inc. to give participants support and direction in developing their great ideas into great apps. The Mobile App Challenge gives its participants the opportunity to create innovative apps that better the community and society as a whole. This is an opprotunity for UCM students...
Oct 19 2015
The 2015-2016 Big Ideas@Berkeley contest is open!Big Ideas@Berkeley is an annual multi-campus contest aimed at providing funding, support, and encouragement to interdisciplinary teams of students who have "Big Ideas." Since its founding in 2006, Big Ideas @ Berkeley has inspired innovative and high-impact student-led projects aimed at solving this generation's social challenges.This contest is open to teams from UC Merced! Big Ideas is open to all UC campuses. Last year a team from UC Merced's Mesa Lab took third place in the Food Systems Innovations...