July 31, 2006
Sacramento State Bulletin Campus Announcements

Three-year review of President Gonzalez
A three-year review of President Alexander Gonzalez was conducted during the spring, and it concluded with discussion and review at the July meeting of the CSU Board of Trustees. The letter from the Chancellor about the review is available at

Construction update
The Infrastructure II utilities upgrade project continues in various locations. Sanitary sewer pipe installation in State University Drive (the road in front of Facilities, Reprographics, Health Center and Sacramento Hall) may disrupt traffic during the week. Detours will be in effect. Access to Lots A and B may be disrupted at times but will remain open. RT buses will continue to board and off load passengers at east side of the esplanade.

Starting Friday, August 4 and continuing through Tuesday, August 8, paving repair will begin on State University Drive West. Traffic controls will be established from the Stadium to Sinclair Road and vehicular traffic will be detoured at that point. State University Drive West will be closed to through traffic from Sinclair Road to State University Drive. Detour signs will be placed appropriately.

Work on the steam and chilled water pipe installation will disrupt pedestrian traffic on the south side of the Library and on the west side of the Academic Information Resource Center in order to install a manhole. Pedestrians and carts may be rerouted to avoid construction.

New state contract for Southwest Airlines
The contract for Southwest Airlines airfare has changed. YCAL fares can only be accessed online through individual traveler accounts. Accounts are easy to set-up, but must be done in advance of the reservation. Instructions are available at and How to Travel on Southwest Airlines with new State of California Contract (SWABIZ) can be found at For more information, contact Accounts Payable and speak to either Pam Elbeck at 278-6477 or, Carolina Martinez at 278-5858 or, or Jay Rutherdale at 278-7443 or, or Accounts Payable and Travel Director Susan Johnson at 278-7444 or

A place for mothers at the Union
The University Union is proud to announce the newest addition to its building. Mothers now have the privacy to nurse or care for their infant or child. This room includes a couch, changing station, rocking chair, pedestal sink and mirror. Facilities all designed specifically for mothers visiting the University Union. The room is located on the first floor of the Union and the key can be checked out at the building's Information Desk. To view the room, go to

Remodeling at Career Center continues
Due to the remodeling project in the Career Center, Lassen 2000, the center will be closed the week of July 31 through August 4. All satellite offices will remain open during this time. Walk-in career counseling services will be available at the following Career Center satellite offices: Solano 5010 and Riverside 2004.

Students may access full-time, part-time, internships and cooperative education opportunities via the Career Center website at Click on "Students" to begin.

The Career Center can be reached at its main phone—278-6231—during the remodeling project.

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, 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:
• Randy Morgan, Associated Students
• Kristen Abundis, College of Education
• Jerry Cook, Family and Consumer Sciences
• Ondria Small, College of Continuing Education
• Robert Lobua, Facilities Services
• Fred Angell, Mail Services Center
• Ed Alston, Library
• Sharon Kelley, University Computing and Communications Services


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