October 9, 2000
Register to vote
To cast a ballot this November, you must be registered to
vote no later than October 10. If you have moved since you last registered to vote,
or changed your name, it is necessary to reregister with your current information.
The completed registration form needs to be received by the County Election Office
by midnight, October 10.
Science writing lecturer Robert Irion to give book talk
Robert Irion, a lecturer in the Science Communication Program, will be at Bookshop Santa Cruz on October 12 at 7:30 p.m. to discuss his book One Universe: At Home in the Cosmos. Irion coauthored the book with Neil de Grasse Tyson of the Hayden Planetarium. Using straightforward language and more than 150 full color photographs and graphics, One Universe explores the physical principles that govern the workings of our world. According to a New York Times review, One Universe "eloquently provide[s] one-stop shopping for students of the cosmos." Bookshop Santa Cruz is located at 1520 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz. For more information, call (831) 423-0900.
Social psychologist Elliot Aronson to discuss his new book
Elliot Aronson, professor emeritus of psychology, will talk about his book, Nobody Left to Hate: Teaching Compassion After Columbine, at the Capitola Book Cafe on Wednesday, October 11, at 7:30 p.m. In Nobody Left to Hate, Aronson argues that the negative atmosphere in our schools may have contributed to the pathological behaviors of the shooters at Columbine High School, and at the very least, continues to make school unpleasant for most normal students. He offers practical strategies for creating a more supportive, stimulating, and compassionate environment that will make schools safer and more humane places of learning. The Capitola Book Cafe is located at 1475 41st Avenue in Capitola; for more information, call (831) 462-4415.
Dual Career Service launches new career assistance web
Safety training classes offered by Environmental Health and Safety
Listed below is the schedule of safety training classes
offered by EH&S. All classes are free but registration is required. All classes
are at the Cowell Health Center. To register, go to the EH&S
web site or call (831) 459-4840.
New Employee Training (Health and safety information)
UCSC Forum on Community Television
Below is the broadcast schedule for UCSC Forum for October. Shows air on Community Television, Channel 72, at 8 p.m. Sundays with a rebroadcast at 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays.
Currents is now providing monthly updates on construction projects that have an impact on campus transportation and parking. Construction update story