May 10, 2002

  1. Last Scholars' Workshops
  2. Stanford Community Memorial Gathering
  3. Stanford Lively Arts News - Faculty/Staff Discounts for July 3rd!
  4. SUL/AIR Job Opportunities

1. Last Scholars' Workshops

The Spring series of Scholars' Workshops is ending. The topic for May 15 will be California: Land, Water and Growth.

--submitted by Malgorzata Schaefer

2. Stanford Community Memorial Gathering

Honoring Lives, Remembering Losses. An Interfaith Grief Memorial.

Open to the entire Stanford Community. Faculty, Staff and Students.

Thursday, May 23nd, 4:00 pm
Round Room (Behind Memorial Church)

We will light candles in memory of those we love who have died. We will hear beautiful music. We will hear sacred readings on the themes of loss and hope. All losses, whether recent or in the past, will be honored.

Please RSVP to elenay@stanford.edu with the names of those you are remembering for the Memorial Program.

Sponsored by the Office for Religious Life, Counselling and Psychological Services, Residence Deans and the Help Center.

--submitted by Catalina Rodriguez

3. Stanford Lively Arts News - Faculty/Staff Discounts for July 3rd!

Another great benefit of being a Stanford employee is you get special reduced prices for many Lively Arts performances.

July 3rd at Frost - San Jose Symphony & Fireworks
Wednesday, July 3, 2002, 7:30 p.m. Frost Amphitheater
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. for picnicking.

In what has become a joyous annual tradition, the San Jose Symphony returns to beautiful Frost Amphitheater to delight audiences with a pre-Independence Day celebration. Maestro Leonid Grin will again conduct a spirited, patriotic musical program featuring works by Bernstein, Copland, Ellington, and Gershwin, followed by a spectacular fireworks display. Bring the whole family for a magical night of music and Americana. Fireworks dependent upon weather conditions.

Discounted Faculty/Staff prices:

Adults $14.00/Lawn; $19.00/Chair
Students $12.00/Lawn; $17.00/Chair
Stanford Students $6.00/Lawn; $8.50/Chair
Children (ages 15 & under) $6.00/Lawn; $8.50/Chair

What you need to know:

Tickets must be purchased in person at the Stanford Ticket Office in Tresidder Memorial Union. Please present your red and white Stanford University ID card. Courtesy cards will not be accepted. Maximum two adult tickets and two Child or Student tickets per household. Faculty/Staff discounts do not apply to Stanford Hospital employees. Concert rain or shine. Fireworks dependent upon weather conditions.

We also want to let you know of two more exciting Lively Arts performances at Frost this summer:

VIVE LA WORLD! 2002 with special guest Huun-Huur-tu on Sunday, July 14
KODO: 2002 ONE EARTH TOUR on Sunday, August 11.

Visit our Web site for details at http://livelyarts.stanford.edu. Please note that no faculty/staff discounts are available for Vive La World or Kodo.

Questions? Call the Stanford Ticket Office at 650-725-ARTS (2787)

Discount tickets for faculty and staff are sponsored by Human Resources Services.

--submitted by Catalina Rodriguez

4. SUL/AIR Job Opportunities

SUL/AIR has the following new positions this week.

Librarian (#001218). Range: 3P1. Posted 05/08/2002
System Software Developer (#001196). Range: 4P3. Posted 05/03/2002

For a complete description of open positions within SUL/AIR, visit the recently redesigned Opportunities for Employment page on the Human Resources Web site.

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