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 email@example.com.
Shields of iron, sleeves of incredible length, and a grand feast. While these images would be common at any great Renaissance banquet from centuries ago they instead describe the present-day Renaissance Ball that took place right here at Saint Mary’s.