After 12 years at UC, Catherine Candee will be leaving for a position with Berkeley Electronic Press. Candee has served as founder and director of California Digital Library’s e-scholarship program, codirector of the Office of Scholarly Communication and, most recently, as director of strategic information, publishing and broadcast services in Academic Planning and Programs.
How has saccharin, an accidental laboratory by?product, been transformed in our minds into a healthy ingredient? Prof. Carolyn de la Peña, author of Empty Pleasures, will talk about artificial sweeteners at 12 p.m. Feb. 9 in Franklin Bldg, Room 5320. Can't come in person? Her talk will also be streamed live at: www.ustream.tv/ucevents as part of UCOP's research lunchtime series, sponsored by ORGS.
Thanks so much for helping to orchestrate yet another successful “First Friday Breakfast” event. It seems that the menu items have been greatly enhanced with quite a few heart-healthy additions. In particular, I was pleased to see the mini-yogurt/granola/strawberry parfait as well as the breakfast burrito choices. What wonderful morning treats! - Doris Parham, Strategic Resource Coordination Team