October 21, 1996
The Stevenson Global Security Colloquium
continues with a talk on October 21 by Susanne Jonas, lecturer
in Latin American and Latino studies, on "Transnational Realities
and Anti-Immigrant State Policies in the Americas" from 3:30
to 4:40 p.m. in Room 131, Cowell College. On October 28, Saskia
Sassen of Columbia University will speak on "Immigration
Policy Today: From National Crisis to Multilateral Management"
from 5 to 7 p.m. in Room 75, Social Sciences 2. Faculty, students,
and the general public are invited. For more information, call
The Center for Cultural Studies Colloquium
Series continues with a presentation
by Barbara Epstein, professor of history of consciousness, on
the topic "The Sokol Affair and Its Implications for Left
Politics" on October 23 in the Oakes Mural Room. The session
begins at noon, with a 30-40 minute presentation beginning at
12:15, followed by discussion. The center supplies coffee and
tea, and participants are encouraged to bring a bag lunch. For
more information, call ext. 4899.
The UCSC Running Club is back, running
four to five miles on the trails on campus and in the Pogonip.
The group meets on Mondays from noon to 1 p.m. and Thursdays from
3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the sand volleyball courts at the East Field
House. Depending on the number interested, groups with
varying paces will form. For more information, contact Kathy Ferraro,
the club adviser, at ext. 2807 or via e-mail at kferraro@cats.
An introductory Diversity Dialogue Group
workshop will be held on October
24 from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in the Cowell College Conference
Room. Dialogue groups bring together five to seven individuals
several times a month to talk about their differences with the
support of a group leader. For more information, contact Gwendolyn
Morgan at ext. 5087 or via e-mail at gwenny@cats.
Forecast Your Fortune, an interactive program that projects current tax savings and future account growth for employee contributions to the tax-deferred 403(b) plan, is now available at the UC Benefits Web site. The model calculates tax savings and potential account value under various scenarios and provides information about 403(b) contribution limits and enrollment procedures. The URL for UC Benefits is http://www.ucop.edu/bencom