The official definition for “Lip Dub” is “a type of video that combines lip synching and audio dubbing to make a music video. It is made by filming individuals or groups of individuals lip synching while listening to a song then dubbing it to fit the original audio of the song.”
Students wonder what their academic futures hold for them, and for those who think about graduate school, they have a lot to consider. On October 15, UC Merced hosted a graduate school fair which featured over 50 schools with programs in law, the health sciences, and many other fields.
Students and professors can look forward to using a new website for textbooks which can be accessed for free, thanks to companion bills signed by Governor Jerry Brown authorizing a free online source for electronic books (e-books).
The Yosemite Leadership Program is a two-year program in which students can practice and develop strong leadership skills. They also work with members of the Merced community. The program focuses on advocacy and building strong leaders who can then demonstrate and apply their newly-developed skills on a project.
Researchers at UC Merced are working with the Sierra Nevada Research Institute and National Science Foundation (NSF) to determine the effect of climate change on wildlife, visitors, and those individuals and groups indirectly reliant on the San Joaquin River.