September 29, 2014
The ASMC President reflects on the recent Social Justice Conference, discusses the Sustainability Challenge and shares information about meetings and upcoming events. The Associated Students of Merced College (ASMC) exists for the purpose of preserving, protecting, and defending students’ rights, academic freedom, and representative student government; to promote the educational, social, and cultural opportunities of Merced College; to assist the enjoyment of the diversity of Merced College and the community at large; and to advocate for full student participation in the affairs of Merced College. For more information visit: http://www.mccd.edu/organizations/student/asmc.html
August 6, 2014
In this episode, Rebecca Tilger of the Career Advancement Academy provides information about the 25-37 week Technical Office Occupations Program and the 45 week Medical Assistant Program, as well as IC3 and MOUS Certification. The programs are non-credit, open enrollment and orientations are Mondays at 9.30am at the Business Resource Center. For more information call 209 386-6738 or visit www.mercedcollegecaa.org
July 22, 2014
In this episode, Merced College Librarian Dee Near shares information about the different services available at the library - great information for new and returning students.
May 7, 2014
If you are a new or returning student, or a current high school student, this episode contains information provided by Sherry Elms, Associate Registrar, on the registration process at Merced College, including the assessment and testing sequences. Sherry Elms is located in Admissions and Records, on the second floor of the Lesher Student Services Center - (209) 384 6188. Admissions and Records handle registration, grades, petitions, transcripts and verification of enrollment. Visit http://www.mccd.edu/ar/students_new_returning.html for more information.
May 5, 2014
Merced College Area 4 encompasses Allied Health, Business & Public Safety cohorts. In this interview Dr Robert Anderson, Dean of Instruction introduces the area programs of study as well as most recent and upcoming events! Dr Anderson takes a moment to offer well wishes and congratulations to its two retiring faculty members, Judy Rose and David Falkowski.
Check out the Cohort Websites at:
Dr Robert Anderson can be reached at (209) 386 6730. Office Location: Allied Health Building, AHC121.
May 2, 2014
This episode contains information about this year's event being held on campus on Wednesday May 7th - the menu, the events, where to purchase the $6 tickets for lunch etc. This year's theme is Thailand.
April 30, 2014
Listen to Terina Davis, Department of Veterans Affairs Certifying Official for Merced College as she explains the multiple services available at the Merced College Veterans Resource Center which is located in the Merced College Student Union Building. Visit their website at http://www.mccd.edu/services/guidance/veterans.html or call 209 384 6113. Services include : Veterans Certifying Official, Computers & Assistive Technology, Resource Library, Veterans Counselors, Veterans Representatives and Networking Opportunities.
April 16, 2014
The Math Science and Engineering Area of Merced College offers programs in Biology, Chemistry, Earth Physical Science, Engineering, Math, Physics and Biotechnology. Listen to Doug Kain talk about his Area. For more information call 209 384 6344 or visit the website at http://www.mccd.edu/academics/divisions/sme/facstaff/kain.html
April 8, 2014
Listen to information about the new Ed Plan for new and returning students, student orientation and assessent, enrollment priority changes and the new and returning students website. Any questions call 209 386 6643
April 4, 2014
Interim Dean of Instruction, McCandless shares information about Area 2 (English, Child Development and Basic Skills) at Merced College - find out about:
- Study central, tutorial and the math lab
- Prep to Test - available at www.mccd.edu/prep2test
- Puente Program
- Alpha Gamma Sigma
- Samasource Partnership
- Early Childhood Curriculum Alignment Project
Lots of information in the podcast, with key contact information. To reach Dean McCandless call 381 6489 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
March 20, 2014
Robin Shepard, Merced College's District Public Information Officer provides a brief overview of Merced College's 120 acre full service education center at Los Banos and an overview of the Merced College Business Resource Center located in downtown Merced. Check out more of the off-site locations at Delhi, Dos Palos High School, Mariposa and Valley State Prison by visiting - http://www.mccd.edu/off_campus/centers/index.html