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On Campus Centers, Programs, and Resources:

School of Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts: 

SSHA advising:

General Education Program:

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Center:

UC Merced Writing Center:

Study Abroad: 

UC-Merced Center for the Humanities:

Arts UC Merced Presents:

The Chicano/a Literature Series:

Shakespeare in Yosemite: 

UC Merced Teacher Preparation Program:

Writing Minor:

UC Merced Undergraduate Research Journal: 

“The Vernal Pool,” UC Merced’s student literary magazine:

Interdisciplinary Humanities Graduate Program:

Other Resources:

Plagiarism and how to avoid it: 

Writing About LIterature Advice:

Writing about LIterature: Purdue OWL Lab: 

MLA Guide:

My Undocumented Life Up-To-Date Information & Resources For Undocumented Immigrants: 

Financial Support & Resources for DACA Recipients - 

Theatre, Poetry, Books, and Fun Around Merced and the Valley:

Second Time Around Used Books:

Great selection of used literary and other books downtown Merced

Playhouse Merced:

Plays, musicals, and classes downtown Merced

Merced Shakespearefest:

Free Shakespeare in the Park and performances downtown Merced

Phoenix The Rise theatre and arts, Merced:

Live theatre, classes, and podcasts based downtown Merced

Merced College Theatre:

Student and professional actors in performances at Merced College

Prospect Theater Project, Modesto:

The little theatre with an edge in Modesto 

Coffee Bandits:

Local coffeeshop with frequent open mics and poetry slams

Mariposa Storytelling Festival:

Annual storytelling festival near Yosemite

Merced Art Hop: 

Downtown performances and visual art night, four times a year

Updated 2021