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with speaker, Dr. Kathryn Lambrecht
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UC Merced 2023 Creative Writing Collaboratorium
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The Merritt Writing Program offers an array of courses in which students explore the art of critical thinking, craft their written expression, and address a variety of issues and audiences. Our students learn to use language actively, inventively, and responsibly by exchanging their work at all stages of their writing process while building cumulative portfolios. Our interdisciplinary approach to writing offers students the opportunity to reflect broadly on their college education as well as to consider a range of pre-professional and academic opportunities.  Learn more...



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May 5, 2022

Hello Readers, The editors of the Undergraduate Research Journal want to share with you all the wonderful work that the students of UC Merced are producing. We have officially published the Spring...

December 20, 2021

Merritt Writing Program Good News Congratulations to: The Merritt Writing Program for receiving the inaugural Equity & Justice Award from the Office of Equity, Diversity, and...

December 7, 2021

The MWP Program and its faculty have been hard at work this semester. Congratulations for the following achievements!   Merritt Writing Program Good News The Merritt Writing Program...