August 14, 2006
Sacramento State Bulletin

Campus Announcements

August buffet at University Center Restaurant
The University Center Restaurant will present a summertime lunch buffet that includes a presentation of fresh salads, grilled chicken and julienne steak with toppings, condiments, and dressings alongside custom-made omelets filled with a choice of garden vegetables and select meats, cheeses, and seafood. Top the meal off with a selection of cakes, cookies or ice cream. This special buffet is available Tuesday, Aug. 22 and Wednesday, Aug. 23 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for $11.95 per person (beverages additional). The University Center Restaurant is located at the west entrance to the University Union across from the Student Health Connection. For more information, visit Reservations are suggested for groups of five or more.

Details: 278-6100

Now available—Fall 2006 textbooks
The Textbook Department at the Hornet Bookstore opens Monday, Aug. 14 for customers, both in the store and online. New faculty members or faculty members who have recently been assigned a class should ensure that textbook requests have been placed. To place requests online, visit, and link to "Faculty Services". Alternately, e-mail, or call 278-6448.

Campus interviews continue for financial aid director
Candidates for the position of director of financial aid continue their visits to campus on the dates below:

  • 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Monday, Aug. 14, Lassen 3008: Heidi B. Granger, director of financial aid, Scholarships and CalWORKS, College of the Desert, Palm Desert, CA
  • 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 15, Lassen 3008: H. Craig Yamamoto, financial services manager, Sierra College, Rocklin, CA
  • 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 22, Lassen 3008: Linda S. Williams, director of business services, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, CA

Vitae may be reviewed in the Office of Student Affairs in Lassen Hall 3008. Written comments should be sent to the Vice President for Student Affairs Lori Varlotta at no later than 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 22.

Construction update
The Infrastructure II utilities upgrade project continues in various locations. Sanitary sewer pipe installation near Shasta Hall may disrupt pedestrian traffic during the week. Detours will be in effect. Installation will close Lot 1 between Facilities Services and the Health Center during the latter half of the week. The sewer lines have been installed south of the esplanade. The RT Bus Stop will resume its operations at the normal stops on Monday, Aug. 14.

Paving repair on State University Drive West and State University Drive (in front of Facilities and Sacramento Hall) will start Monday, Aug. 14 and will continue through Wednesday, Aug. 16. State University Drive West will be closed to through traffic from Sinclair Road to State University Drive on Monday, Aug. 14. Detour signs will be placed appropriately. Traffic controls also will be established on State University Drive West from Hornet Stadium to Sinclair Road on Tuesday, Aug. 15 and along the entire length of State University Drive on Wednesday, Aug, 16. Vehicular traffic will be detoured to avoid construction work. Access to Lots A and B will be maintained during paving on State University Drive.

Work on the steam and chilled water pipe installation may at times disrupt traffic to Lot 5 and 6, south of the University Union. Access to both lots will remain open.

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:
• Fred Angell, Mail Services Center
• Robert Lobua, Facilities Services
• Randy Morgan, Associated Students
• Ondria Small, College of Continuing Education
• Tala York, College of Continuing Education


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