The generous donations of these local restaurants have enabled campus and community members to connect and problem-solve over amazing food!

What is ReCCES?

The Resource Center for Community Engaged Scholarship (ReCCES) helps community members connect with UC Merced students and faculty and staff members so they can work together toward common research goals. ReCCES is designed to increase the effectiveness of higher education and address important community concerns.

Community Engaged Scholarship

Community engaged scholarship (CES) is an approach to education, research and service that supports rigorous academic goals and benefits the community.

What resources are provided?

  • One-on-one or group consultation for your interests and ideas;
  • Matchmaking with faculty, community members and students to support your interests;
  • Access to advisers, training/reference materials, assistance with grant application and publication preparation;
  • Opportunities for social and professional networking events