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Originally formed in the fall 2008, the Chancellor's Advisory Committee on the Status of Women (CACSW) advises the chancellor on issues related to the status of women and promotes gender equity at UC Merced. The committee's charge:

Identifying and analyzing issues related to the status of women at UC Merced, including faculty, staff and students
Informing and educating campus community members about conditions that impact women within the university
Advising and making recommendations to the chancellor regarding policies and procedures that will improve conditions for women

Events and Happenings

Join us for our first Womxn in the Spotlight event with a Merced community leader, 99Rootz Director Crisantema Gallardo. Daughter of...
In partnership with UC Merced Talent Development, we are now accepting applications for the 2021-22 cohorts of this special professional development...
Crafting Your Professional Narrative A professional narrative is a way to communicate the what, how, and why of your work without recounting your...
Session Description:  A virtual informational session about the University of California Women’s Initiative (UC WI) Professional...

Featured News

May 11, 2021
Dr. Carrie L. Byington, executive vice president and head of University of California Health, will give the keynote speech at UC Merced's virtual Spring Commencement on May 15.
In addition to the virtual commencement this year, graduates had the option to take part in in-person activities.
May 10, 2021

The pandemic has changed many aspects of life, but UC Merced Bobcats demonstrated their ability to overcome life's unexpected curveballs during an academic year unlike any other. To ensure each...

Applied Math graduate student Shayna Bennett
May 7, 2021

Applied Mathematics graduate student Shayna Bennett won first place at the University of California’s Grad Slam finals today (May 7). Bennett presented her dissertation research, “A New Tool to Fight...

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