World Guitar Night Returning to Merced

World Guitar Night Returning to Merced

Francesco Buzzurro and Richard Smith will perform the music of Italy, the Mediterranean, and America for one night only on Friday, Sept. 22, as part of their Heart of the Immigrant Tour. Read More

Campus Comes Together for Solar Eclipse

Campus Comes Together for Solar Eclipse

Hundreds of students and faculty turned out to witness the rare celestial event. Professor Robert Davies and his astronomy class hoped random students would take advantage of their booth as they spent the morning setting up various equipment to view and document the rare solar eclipse. Read More

Speaking, Performing, Presenting? How to Turn Fear into Fuel

Speaking, Performing, Presenting? How to Turn Fear into Fuel

Articles about performance anxiety, aka "stage fright," usually start the same way: Surveys reveal that Americans fear public speaking more than anything else, including death. Well, I'm pleased to report that public speaking is now just Americans' #33 fear (according to The Chapman University Survey on American Fears, 2016). Read More