Merced College alumna grabs hold of new position

Merced College alumna grabs hold of new position

Stephanie Dietz wasn't handed the Merced City Manager reins. No, they were suddenly flung back, and she hustled to snatch them out of mid-air. Read More

Planting the family tree

Planting the family tree

Joe Allison is not one of a few family members to matriculate at Merced College. The Vice President of Administrative Services, and former Blue Devil basketball star, is one of 10. Read More

$1-million gift born of husband's dying wish and immigrant wife's appreciation for Merced College

$1-million gift born of husband's dying wish and immigrant wife's appreciation for Merced College

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Medical Assistant program makes anticipated, Los Banos debut this month

Medical Assistant program makes anticipated, Los Banos debut this month

When the first Medical Assistant students arrive on the Merced College Los Banos campus this month, Vikki Grihalva will likely meet them at the door, and lead them exactly where they need to go. Read More

Automotive Technology program revs into next turn as Fast Track option improves

Automotive Technology program revs into next turn as Fast Track option improves

So many of our students face challenges, they do struggle [to start]. Fast forward to the end and I know I would hire them. It's a complete 180. The structure really helps. Read More

MCCD Police Department assists with Creek Fire

MCCD Police Department assists with Creek Fire

Four officers with the Merced Community College District Police Department did not hesitate to raise their hands. Read More

Merced College computer loaner program kills logistical beast for students during pandemic

Merced College computer loaner program kills logistical beast for students during pandemic

Merced College was busy distributing nearly 1,500 new laptops computers. The College was loaning them to students who, stuck at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, could not complete online classes without them. Read More