Federal fire officials announced that the cost of fighting the Rim Fire reached $100,000,000, KTLA News reported on September 9. The Yosemite Rim Fire -- named after the “Rim of the World” view point location in Yosemite National Park -- is the third largest fire in California’s history, according to the U.S. National Forest Service.
Professor Jessica Blois—a paleoecologist from UC Merced’s School of Natural Sciences—was recently published in esteemed journal, Science.Science invited Blois and three colleagues to submit their review article about the relationship and connections between global climate change and biotic interactions.
Halloween came to UC Merced a day early this year with the Campus Activities Board’s (CAB) event, Treats and Beats. What was a typical Wednesday afternoon full of lectures and labs soon turned into an evening filled with fun and free food.
At the start of the November 13 meeting, Senator Agnes Wong suspended the legislative bylaws so she could add a last minute bill for the College Republicans club to the “New Business” section of the agenda.
After President Jaron Brandon was removed from the senate table last week as an honorary member of Senate, Sergeant at Arms Domonique Jones and Internal Vice President Ivan Flores tried to silence him in his Presidential report this week.
UC Merced was dyed pink on October 25 in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Carnival of Pink was hosted by Colleges Against Cancer at UC Merced (CAC), a student-run club that has chapters across the country.
Senators expressed their fickle attitudes Wednesday night by voting to table indefinitely a bill, and its presidential reconsiderations, to fund the Bobcat Band which was passed by senators just last Wednesday.