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May 14, 2007
Sacramento State Bulletin

Campus Announcements

OneCard Statement now on My Sac State
OneCard statements are available on My Sac State starting Monday, May 14. Students, faculty and staff are now able to access their OneCard statements from the student or employee self service pages on MySacState to view current balance and usage history. The OneCard statements will also continue to be available on CasperWeb until the end of summer 2007.

Questions or problems regarding the statement can be addressed by the OneCard Center at 278-7878 or by email at onecard@csus.edu.  
Submitted by Common Management Systems

General Education newsletter online
The Spring GE Newsletter has an article from the GE/Graduation Requirements Policy Committee chair, a retrospective of the first year of the GE Honors Program, a discussion of general education in the humanities and religious studies department, an article about an assessment conference in Indianapolis and a discussion on developing learning outcomes. The newsletter is accessible at www.csus.edu/acaf/GE/newsletter.stm.
Submitted by General Education

Webcasts offered to faculty, graduate students
The Office of Research Administration and the Office of Graduate Studies, in conjunction with The Center for the Advancement of Research Methods and Analysis, are pleased to present the CARMA Consortium Webcast Program. This series has been established to provide University faculty and graduate students with advanced training in research methods and data analysis.

A webcast titled “Repeated Measures for ANOVA and MANOVA,” presented by Jorge Mendoza of the University of Oklahoma, will be offered on Friday, May 18, in Library 11. The series is free and open to all University faculty and students. RSVP to Sonya Lovine at 278-3668 or lovinesd@csus.edu.
Submitted by Sponsored Research, Grant and Contract Administration

Executive MBA information session
The College of Business Administration will present a free public information session on its Executive MBA program from 5:15-6:15 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16 at the CalEPA office on 1001 I Street. Participants can learn how to advance their career and earning potential while meeting other prospective and currently enrolled students. Space is limited and reservations are required. RSVP at www.emba.csus.edu or call 278-5974 for more information.
Submitted by the College of Business Administration

Construction update
The Infrastructure II utilities upgrade project continues in various locations. The contractors will be connecting sewer lines and performing surface restoration at a number of locations on campus: Parking Lot 1 near the Facilities Services and Health Services buildings, on Sinclair Road at Riverside Hall, Parking Lot 7 on the south side of Public Services building, at the edge of the pathway west of Shasta Hall and at the edge of the walking path west of Capistrano Hall. A few parking spaces may be blocked off in parking lot areas for short periods of time while this restoration is in progress.

Fire alarm system installation will occur in Parking Structure I, and Solano, Sacramento, Tahoe, Riverside, and Shasta Halls this week. Work will mainly be conducted after hours. Work notices will be posted in the buildings as they proceed.
Submitted by Facilities Services

Events

Department of Design Annual Spring Show
Sacramento State’s department of design will showcase the studio work of interior design, graphic design and photography students and graduating seniors from 6-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 23 in the University Union Ballroom. Last year’s show attracted more than 600 employers, students and faculty, and this year's event promises to be even bigger and better. Admission is free. For more information, contact the department of design at 278-3962.
Submitted by the Department of Design

Human Resources

CalPERS Retirement Planning and Resources Fair
The 2007 CalPERS Retirement Planning and Resources Fair will be held in the University Union Orchard and Forest Suites on Thursday, May 24. All faculty and staff are invited to the event, and no registration or reservations are necessary.  The fair’s theme is “It’s never too early – It’s never too late.” Resources for retirement planning and other retirement topics will be available.  Visit www.calpers.ca.gov and click on “Member Information” for event details.
Submitted by Human Resources

Catastrophic Leave Donation Program
Sacramento State employees may voluntarily donate to other employees up to a maximum of 16 hours of sick or vacation leave credits each fiscal year in one-hour increments. CSUEU, MPP, Unit 4, Unit 6 and confidential employees may donate up to a maximum of 40 hours per fiscal year.

If employees are interested in donating time, a donation form can be obtained by going to www.csus.edu/hr/forms.stm#Disability, or by visiting the Human Resources, Disability Leaves Office in Sacramento Hall 162, or by calling extension 278-3522.

The following employees have been approved for the Catastrophic Leave Donation Program:

Gary Davis, Facilities Services
Rose Marie Fisher, Graduate Studies
Sharla Cook, Criminal Justice
*Pamela Sanger, Communication Studies
*Mical Shilts, Family & Consumer Sciences
Candace Kehoe, Administration & Business Affairs

*only vacation credits may be donated to these employees
Submitted by Human Resources

 

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