The Admissions staff, who have been looking a little distracted lately, are just finishing up the arduous task of reviewing applications and deciding which young people are going to get the opportunity to be Gaels.
In the fall of 2006, a group of peace activists started placing crosses on the hillside opposite the Lafayette BART station. Over time, 4,000 crosses have been added and this memorial is the subject of phtographer Binh Danh's, "The Crosses: A Protest Against Forgetting." Curator, Carol Reif presents a brief history. The exhibit is on display in the Library through April 30.
It is time to solicit letters of nomination for the individual we should honor as our next Professor-of-the-Year for 2014-15. In your letter, please be as specific as possible about the particular distinguished accomplishments that characterize your nominee as a teacher and/or scholar. Nominations must be received by Gloria Janas in the Office of Academic Affairs NO LATER THAN Friday, April 11, 2014. Email Gloria at firstname.lastname@example.org.