CampusMemo in July
The next edition of CampusMemo will be published Monday, July 12.
The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Tuesday of the week preceding
publication. Submit items to firstname.lastname@example.org.
will return to its weekly publication schedule Monday, Aug. 23.
The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17.
The Research Infrastructure to Minority Institutions (RIMI) initiative
invites faculty members to apply for fellowships to do research
on health disparities. The goal of the fellowships is to help faculty
successfully seek external funding for health disparities research
and evaluation projects.
Three fellowships will be awarded each year for the next four
years. Program benefits include one semester [usually spring] of
half-time reimbursed release from teaching and limited summer salary
support; private office and computing equipment at Pacific Plaza;
participation in grant-writing seminars and workshops; and more.
Applications are due Monday, August 2.
The program is funded by a grant from the National Center for
Minority Health and Health Disparities.
For details, see: http://rimi2.sfsu.edu. Or call ext. 8-2978.
a Giants game
The University Women's Association (UWA) has reserved tickets for
the Sept. 25 San Francisco Giants game against the L.A. Dodgers.
The game begins at 1:05 p.m.
Tickets cost $25 per person for UWA members and their guests and
$30 per person for non-members. All tickets are in section 331.
Only 30 are available. The deadline to apply for tickets is Friday,
July 30, but tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served
To make reservations,
send a check payable to "UWA" by
the July 30 deadline to Lin (Bushart) Ivory, 145 Sequoia Drive,
San Anselmo, CA, 94960. Tickets and directions will be mailed to
the address on your check prior to the game unless otherwise instructed.
details, contact Ivory at email@example.com or (415) 21-7432.
Cruise the Caribbean
The University Women's Association (UWA) invites the campus community
to sign up for its annual fund-raising cruise. This year's cruise
sets sail from Puerto Rico Jan. 3, 2005, for an 11-night cruise
of the Caribbean including stops at 10 islands.
The UWA cruise generates money for scholarships. Fees begin at
$1,539 per person, which includes round-trip air from San Francisco
and all taxes and port fees.
For a flier about the cruise, contact Lin (Bushart) Ivory at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For details and to reserve a spot, contact Tom Fell Sr. of Fell
Travel at (800) 321-3355.
Bosnia in words
The Poetry Center invites the campus community to an evening of
Bosnian music, poetry and fiction at 7:30 p.m. Saturday
at the Unitarian Center, 1187 Franklin St. (at Geary) in San
Francisco. The event features poet Semezdin Mehmedinovic' (author
of the acclaimed
work "Sarajevo Blues"), essayist and fiction writer
Aleksandar Hemon, poet-translator Ammiel Alcalay and vocal group
is $10 for the general public and $5 for students and seniors.
details, contact the Poetry Center at ext. 8-2227 or email@example.com.