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  UC Merced - About UC Merced
The 10th campus in the prestigious University of California system, UC Merced is diverse, growing and committed to those ideals that serve the state, nation and world through education, research and public service.
Like all campuses in the UC system, UC Merced operates under the direction of the UC President and is governed by The Regents of the University of California, a 26-member board established under the California Constitution.
It was authorized by the California Legislature in 1988 to address the higher-education needs of the state’s fastest-growing region, the San Joaquin Valley (population 3.5 million), and provide added capacity for the UC system as a whole.
www.ucmerced.edu /about_ucmerced   (901 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Merced, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The California Central Valley Part of the Valley as seen from overhead A typical Central Valley scene at ground level The California Central Valley is a large, flat valley that dominates the central portion of the state of California.
Merced is the county seat A county seat is an administrative centre for a county.
The California Central Valley A typical Central Valley scene The California Central Valley is a large, flat valley that dominates the central portion of the state of California.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Merced,-California   (607 words)

  
 Merced County, California CA, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Merced County is one of 58 counties in California.
The county is in the Merced metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 237,005.
This was an increase of 12.56% from the 2000 census.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=10503   (557 words)

  
 Merced, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Merced can currently be described as a "sleepy town," though the arrival of California's 10th UC campus, UC Merced, could help to change the city's image.
Though still growing, Merced has several shopping areas including the Merced Mall, anchored by Target, Sears, JC Penny's and Mervyns, the Best Buy strip mall including Barnes N Noble, Lowes, Walmart, and several resturants, and Main Street with several resturants, movie theaters, and bars.
The city of Merced is served by two high schools, Merced High and Golden Valley, and one community college, Merced College.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Merced,_California   (674 words)

  
 Merced, California Vacation & Travel Guide
One of the greatest features of Merced is its proximity to the Yosemite National Park; and at just under 2 hours away from town, Merced might be the perfect setting to stay while you play.
Merced is located along old US Highway 99 130 miles east of San Francisco and about 60 miles northwest of Fresno.
Merced is less than two hours by car from Yosemite National Park to the east and Monterey Bay, the Pacific Ocean, and miles of beaches to the west.
www.go-california.com /Merced   (267 words)

  
 Merced College - General District Information
Merced College serves the community by responding to the cultural, educational, technological, and economic development challenges.
Merced College is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, and is approved by the State Department of Education to train veterans under provisions of the G.I. Bill of Rights, and by the United States Immigration Service.
HECCC The Higher Education Consortium of Central California (HECCC), established in 1981, is a partnership of two universities and four community colleges committed to the advancement of academic excellence in a distinctively diverse region.
www.merced.cc.ca.us /about_us/merced_college/dist_inf.htm   (1044 words)

  
 COMMUNITY PROFILE-EDUCATION
Merced Union High School District is a unified district of high schools within Merced County, including three campuses located in Merced.
Merced College is a fully-accredited community college, offering diverse programs to meet the needs of the community as well as students going on to baccalaureate programs.
The Merced Tri-College Center is the first facility of its kind in California to combine resources from each of the three public higher education systems in the State.
www.mercedecondev.com /educ.html   (454 words)

  
 Merced, California (Cities)
Merced was incorporated in 1889; the City offers a rich and varied living environment with a unique blend of old and new.
Merced is located in Merced County (of which it is the county seat) north of Fresno between Modesto and Madera along Highway 99 on the banks of the Merced River near the San Joaquin River and Lake McClure.
Merced is part of the Merced, California metro area.
www.ohwy.com /ca/m/merced.htm   (152 words)

  
 Merced, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Merced is situated towards the northern end of the San Joaquin valley, California's main fruit growing area.
Merced is a medium sized town with a good range of facilities.
Yosemite National Park The scenic drive from Merced to Yosemite is a fascinating lesson in geography as you observe the change from the flat valley of the San Joaquin to the foothills of the Sierras, passing through the little towns of Midpines and Mariposa.
www.grouptravels.com /usa_can/ca/merced.htm   (97 words)

  
 Merced County Fair 209-722-1507 in Merced, California offers fairgrounds rental facilities for indoor or outdoor ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Bert Crane of Merced, Deborah Lewis of Los Banos and Jaime Farao of Gustine were recently appointed to the Merced County Fair Board by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
When he was in high school, Crane was in FFA and exhibited agricultural mechanics projects at the Merced County Fair and went on to compete in the state finals.
She has helped run the Republican Party booth at both the Merced County Fair and the Spring Fair in Los Banos and is excited about learning what it takes to put on the fair.
www.mercedcountyfair.com /pages/press/new_board07.html   (1168 words)

  
 Merced County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The county derives its name from the Merced River, or El Río de Nuestra Señora de la Merced (River of Our Lady of Mercy); named in 1806 by an expedition, headed by Gabriel Moraga, which came upon it at the end of a hot dusty ride.
Out of the total population, 28.40% of those under the age of 18 and 10.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
List of school districts in Merced County, California
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Merced_County,_California   (471 words)

  
 Merced, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Incorporated in 1889, Merced is a that operates under a council-manager government.
The community is served by rail passenger service, a major airline, and two bus lines.
In 2005, the city will be home to the 10th University of California campus, the University of California at Merced.
fremont.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Merced,_California   (514 words)

  
 Merced, California
The California city of Merced, county seat of Merced County, is situated in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
Seated at the intersection of California State Highways 59, 99, and 140, Merced is serviced by the Merced Municipal Airport, which provides daily passenger service to Las Vegas and also accommodates several freight carriers.
In May of 1995, the city was selected as the home of the University of California Merced, the University's tenth campus.
www.citytowninfo.com /places/california/merced   (529 words)

  
 Merced California Real Estate
Merced is located in Eastern Merced County just North of the Geographical Center of California in an area know as the San Joaquin Valley.
Merced's central core consists of a viable downtown shopping and financial- governmental center surrounded by several older well-maintained residential neighborhoods characterized by wide tree-lined streets, and exhibiting many structures of historical significance.
Merced is less than two hours by car from Yosemite National Park to the east and to the west is picturesque Monterey Bay, the Pacific Ocean, and miles of fabulous beaches.
www.relocate-america.com /states/CA/cities/merced.htm   (426 words)

  
 UC Merced
Head north on Highway 99 to Merced and take G Street exit.
Head south on Highway 99 to Merced and take the Martin Luther King Street exit.
UC Merced Opens Doors to Community for Campus-wide Events April 14
www.ucmerced.edu   (103 words)

  
 Merced County California DUI Lawyers & Drunk Driving Attorneys
However, the laws governing DUI offenses in the state of California are among the most rigorous in America.
The financial and legal penalties for driving while intoxicated in the state of California depend on two critical factors: the amount of alcohol consumed, and if there is a prior DUI arrest.
California DUI cases can be especially complex since they entail understanding in a range of legal areas.
www.kerrysteigerwalt.com /public/centralcaliforniadui/merced.html   (222 words)

  
 Merced, California Photographers - Wedding, Portrait, Commercial, Event and Other Photography Services
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 Geology of Lake Merced
This section of the geology and hydrogeology of Lake Merced includes details of the formation of Lake Merced, which is a relatively recent event compared to the formation of the Franciscan complex, the Merced Formation, and the Colma Formation.
However, in the Lake Merced area, the age and origin of rocks are seldom clear because the distribution of rock groups, which represents rock associations according to locational and temporal similarities of their origin, are not always uniform.
A type of sedimentary deposit in the Merced Formation and a change in the sea level, due to glaciations or a rapid subsidence of basin, are correlated.
bss.sfsu.edu /holzman/Lakemerced/geology.htm   (2966 words)

  
 MyMerced.com, Merced media resource guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The City of Merced has one of the finest city bikeway systems in the nation and has recently added a number of new lanes and routes to this extensive system.
Merced Track Club has running events throughout the year.
Yosemite - California's original ski area, Badger Pass has been the favorite for generations of families.
www.mymerced.com /outdoorrecreation.html   (398 words)

  
 Professional cycling in Merced, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
If the currently calm and warm California weather turns nasty for MERCO, Willett may send his riders to the front to cause the race to split - a tactic often used by Mercury in years past.
Three of the noteworthy team members traveling to Merced in March for MERCO appear to have exceptional abilities for the tasks at hand.
The MCUCC is sanctioned by the USA Cycling, the official organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee responsible for identifying, training and selecting cyclists to represent the United States in international competition.
www.mymerced.com /e_mercoclassic.html   (1035 words)

  
 Merced, California CA, city profile (Merced County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
California > All counties > Merced County > Merced
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Merced was $13,115, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Merced, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $435.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=10502   (627 words)

  
 Merced County Fair (209) 722-1507 in Merced, California offers fairgrounds rental facilities for indoor or outdoor ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Independent junior exhibitors planning to enter their swine, goats or sheep in the 2007 Fair have requirements to be met by the May 17 deadline.
Bert Crane of Merced, Deborah Lewis of Los Banos and Jaime Farao of Gustine were recently appointed to the Merced County Fair Board of Directors by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The Fairgrounds is located in Merced, California, part of the sunny central San Joaquin Valley.
www.mercedcountyfair.com   (553 words)

  
 Courtyard Merced: Comfort designed for business travelers in Merced   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Courtyard by Marriott merced is located in central Merced, off of Highway 99 where it meets Highway 140.
Highway 140 is the only year-round route to Yosemite National Park, 80 miles to the East, giving Merced the title: "Gateway to Yosemite".
The hotel is conveniently located 7 miles south of UC Merced, 15 miles east of Foster Farms Inc., and less than a mile from Downtown Merced.
marriott.com /hotels/travel/mcecy-courtyard-merced   (246 words)

  
 CheapTickets: Hotel Details
Vagabond Inn Merced is conveniently located off of Highway 99.
This is the home OF NEW UC MERCED opened in SEPT; 2005.
California CST 2062836-40; Florida ST-35651; Hawaii TAR-5863 Iowa TA-721; Nevada 2002-0423; Washington 601 205 049 001 0001
www.cheaptickets.com /App/ViewSpecificHotelLP?masterId=78878   (472 words)

  
 Ag crime wave grows in California - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
LOS ANGELES — In a rising wave of rural larceny, thieves are tracking commodity prices to steal everything that grows, plows or sprinkles on the USA's farms.
California, the No. 1 state in agricultural production, reports the biggest problems.
California almond orchards across from the Travaille and Phippen facility in Manteca, Calif., are on high alert as two fully loaded containers with 88,000 lbs of almonds were stolen from the facility earlier this year.
www.usatoday.com /news/nation/2006-12-03-farm-crime_x.htm   (483 words)

  
 Welcome to Merced   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Merced is a dynamic community of about 75,000 people, with friendly small town living in a mid-size city, offering a diverse blend of rural environments.
The University of California Merced campus, opened in 2005, provides new educational and economic opportunity, adding to the already-established growth of the region.
As the "Gateway to Yosemite," Merced offers the traveler an abundance of recreational facilities and a short drive or ride into Yosemite National Park.
www.yosemite-gateway.org   (100 words)

  
 Time for online dating Merced?
There are 45,277 adults in Merced and 44.4% of them are unmarried.
Every person from Merced who joins this online dating service fills in a revealing psychometric questionnaire put together by the University of London's psychologist Dr Glenn Wilson.
Then when you search for someone who matches your broad preferences, you'll be able to see exactly how compatible you are with every potential partner.
www.online-dating-sites.com /california/merced.html   (163 words)

  
 Merced California Jobs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
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