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Posted April 7, 1999


Calling All Cooks!
April 13, noon-1 p.m., Krouzian Room, Bancroft Library (2nd floor)
Join faculty and staff to share food, recipes and cooking tips. The theme is quick and healthy meals.

Call Health*Matters for information at 643-4646.


On Parenting -- A Brown-Bag Series for Parents: Parenting the Spirited Child
April 19, 12:10-1:30 p.m., Tang Center/Education Center
This presentation will focus on ways to work with the particular temperament of a spirited child, on ways for parents to take care of themselves, and ideas for interacting with others in a child's life, such as teachers, child-care workers, partners and siblings. No enrollment required

Boundaries: What They Are, Why They're Important, and Guidelines for Effectively Negotiating Them
April 22, 10 a.m.- noon
When it comes to our serenity and success, the role of personal and interpersonal boundaries is difficult to overestimate. In this workshop, participants learn how boundaries operate in our work and personal lives, problem solving strategies that incorporate the concept of boundaries, and ways to effectively "cross" boundaries when necessary.


Workers' Compensation Benefits Procedures -- Advanced
April 21, 9 a.m.-noon
Using case examples, this workshop is designed for those who have already taken the introductory class and are interested in a more thorough understanding of supplemental and extended sick-leave benefits. To enroll, call 643-9403.

For information on health-related workshops and events for faculty and staff, see

Call 642-8134 to enroll or fax workshop enrollment sheet found on page 82 of the EDT catalog to 642-2888.

New Employee Orientation
April 20, May 4 and18, 8:30 a.m.-noon, 24 University Hall

Business Writing Workshop Series
Four-part series starting April 21, 12:30-2:30 p.m.

Enliven Your Presentations Using High Tech has been canceled.

The New Supervisor
April 27 and May 5, 9 -11:30 a.m.

Time Management
April 21 and 18, 9-11:30 a.m.


April 7 - 13, 1999 (Volume 27, Number 29)
Copyright 1999, The Regents of the University of California.
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