Merced College board president named 2020 Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Merced College board president named 2020 Hispanic Chamber of Commerce "Man of the Year"

Merced College is again basking in the shine of another accolade this month as College Board of Trustees president Ernie Ochoa has been named the 2020 Merced County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Man of the Year. Read More

How to Succeed in Business During a Pandemic

How to Succeed in Business During a Pandemic

In January, the energetic mother of two would never have guessed she'd have to fulfill her dream of running a business in the middle of a pandemic. Read More

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