news in Monday Briefing
It is now easier than ever to submit items to the weekly Monday Briefing section
of the weekly Bulletin. The complicated approval process has been eliminated
and submissions are now being accepted directly from all campus employees.
is a way for campus units to communicate items related to the campus and campus-related
activities. These can range from policy changes to retirement parties. The basic
requirement is that the announcement should be of interest to a broad number
of faculty and staff members. Monday Briefing is not intended for commercial
messages, except by campus-based operations such as eateries. It is also not
intended for political messages.
Items should be
no longer than 150 words, and need to be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon,
Thursday. Items will run as they are submitted, but should not be first-person
(“I would like to thank …”). To help readers, the unit submitting
information will be identified at the end of the message. For details, visit
teaches self defense
Join self-defense instructor Midge Marino learn self-defense techniques on Thursday,
Sept. 21 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the University Union Redwood Room. No prior
experience is necessary, and the free class is open to all ability levels. Comfortable
clothing is recommended. To register, call the Women’s Resource Center
at 278-7388 or e-mail email@example.com.
Activity Grants available
University Enterprises, Inc. Board of Directors allocates funds for worthwhile
campus projects that benefit students, faculty and staff. If you are a member
of a recognized student organization, faculty, or staff and have a project or
activity that is innovative, shows demonstrable need, and benefits the Sac State
community, apply now for a Project Activity Grant.
Grant funding guidelines and submittal forms may be obtained from the University
Enterprises website at www.enterprises.csus.edu/projectactivitygrants
or in the UEI Contract Administration and Grant Administration office in Modoc
Hall, Room 2010.
dates are Sept. 18, Nov. 20, and Feb. 26. Applications are accepted on a continual
basis and up until 5 p.m. on the due date. Those received after that time will
be considered for the next award cycle.
For more information call Ann Carlson at 278-6025.
Appreciation Day to be held
The Hornet Bookstore announces Oct. 10th as Faculty/Staff Appreciation Day.
Mark your calendar and watch for future announcements regarding this event.
The day will be highlighted with prize drawings, discounts, and refreshments.
at Sacramento State
Author Simon Winchester, whose book A Crack in the Edge of the World: America
and the Great California Earthquake of 1906 offers a panoramic blend of
history and science at the 100-year anniversary of the 1906 earthquake, will
be speaking and signing books at Sacramento State on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 1 p.m.
in the Hornet Bookstore.
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:
Randy Morgan, Associated
Florie Acio, Facilities Management
Paula McNeil-Shelby, Kinesiology and Health Science
Nabor Lopez, Facilities Management
Sharon Kelley, Computing and Communications Services
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