October 11, 1999
Public hearing on Physical Sciences Building EIR to be held October 19
The campus Environmental Assessment Group is preparing a Draft Environmental Impact
Report (DEIR) for the new Physical Sciences Building. The proposed project is the
construction of an approximately five-story, approximately 78,500-assignable-square-
feet Physical Sciences Building on the site of an existing parking lot just southeast
of the intersection of McLaughlin Drive and Steinhart Way in the central campus.
The building would accommodate programs in chemistry, environmental toxicology, and
G-FEST Film Festival
G-FEST Film Festival will take place on Saturday, October 23, from 7 to 10 p.m. in Classroom Unit 2. Come and enjoy an evening of adrenaline and watch the very best high-risk action sport films from around the world. Skiing, surfing, skydiving, climbing, skating, biking and more. G-FEST is about the intersection of art and sport--wild nail-biting, sweat-soaked moving pictures, and stills of people harnessing gravity (the g- get it?). The cost is $6/student and $7/community. Sponsored by the Recreation Office.
EEO/AA Office launching campuswide exit interview program
Over the past year, the number of career employees who have separated from UCSC
has doubled from the previous year. To better understand the variables that affect
staff employee retention, the EEO/AA Office launched a campuswide exit interview
program October 1. At the beginning of each month, the EEO/AA office will
send an exit interview questionnaire to all career staff who have separated from
the university during the previous month. The option for an in-person interview will
be made available, with EEO/AA staff doing those interviews as requested.
Drop-in fitness classes for faculty and staff
The Recreation Office is offering excellent, inexpensive fitness classes