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Resources

On Campus Centers, Programs, and Resources:

SSHA advising: http://ssha-advising.ucmerced.edu

General Education Program: ge.ucmerced.edu

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Center: uroc.ucmerced.edu

UC Merced Writing Center: writingcenter.ucmerced.edu

Study Abroad: https://studyabroad.ucmerced.edu 

UC-Merced Center for the Humanities: http://crha.ucmerced.edu

Arts UC Merced Presents: http://arts.ucmerced.edu

The Chicano/a Literature Series: http://faculty.ucmerced.edu/mmartin-rodriguez/index_files/Page991.htm

Shakespeare in Yosemite: ucmerced.edu/Shakespeare

UC Merced Teacher Preparation Program: https://extension.ucmerced.edu/tpp

Writing Minor: http://writingprogram.ucmerced.edu/writing-minor

UC Merced Undergraduate Research Journal: https://escholarship.org/uc/ucm_mwp_ucmurj 

“The Vernal Pool,” UC Merced’s student literary magazine:https://escholarship.org/uc/ucm_mwp_thevernalpool

Interdisciplinary Humanities Graduate Program: http://ih.ucmerced.edu

Other Resources:

Plagiarism and how to avoid it: http://www.beyondplagiarism.sweetland.lsa.umich.edu/for-students/ 

Writing About LIterature Advice: https://advice.writing.utoronto.ca/types-of-writing/literature

Writing about LIterature: Purdue OWL Lab: https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/subject_specific_writing/writing_in_literature/writing_about_world_literature/index.html 

MLA Guide: https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/mla_style_introduction.htm

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

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

Second Time Around Used Books: https://www.facebook.com/Second-Time-Around-Used-Books-126192487426538/

Great selection of used literary and other books downtown Merced

Playhouse Merced: www.playhousemerced.com

Plays, musicals, and classes downtown Merced

Merced Shakespearefest: www.mercedshakespearefest.org

Free Shakespeare in the Park and performances downtown Merced

Phoenix The Rise theatre and arts, Merced: www.phoenixtherise.com

Live theatre, classes, and podcasts based downtown Merced

Merced College Theatre: http://mccd.edu/thearts/index.html

Student and professional actors in performances at Merced College

Prospect Theater Project, Modesto: http://prospecttheaterproject.org

The little theatre with an edge in Modesto 

Coffee Bandits: https://www.facebook.com/CoffeeBandits

Local coffeeshop with frequent open mics and poetry slams

Mariposa Storytelling Festival: http://www.mariposaartscouncil.org/mariposa-storytelling-festival/

Annual storytelling festival near Yosemite

Merced Art Hop: https://www.mercedarthop.org 

Downtown performances and visual art night, four times a year