UC Merced

September 19, 2013 7:34 PM

UC Merced graduate in running for $50,000 PeaceFirst prize

Noel Justin Gomez’s work with eighth-graders could land him a $50,000 prize that would enhance the effort to better the lives of middle school students. Gomez and Patricia Paredes co-founded Project 10%, which has reached more than 3,500 students.

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