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Important notice: Bay Area power outages

Oakland-based colleagues, take note: Pacific Gas & Electric has announced potential power shutdowns throughout numerous Bay Area counties due to extreme weather conditions.

Learn about UC’s educational outreach to prisons

On Monday, October 21, hear UC staff members’ first-hand experiences of providing educational opportunities in prisons. Plus, donate books to children with incarcerated parents.

Oct. 17 is the Great ShakeOut!

Learn what to expect during our annual earthquake drill, and take these steps to make your workspace and home earthquake-ready.

Discover how to manage change

Two new in-person workshops at Oakland’s Franklin building teach strategies for addressing, managing and processing organizational change. Get expert advice on how to make change work for you.

President Napolitano addresses standing-room-only Town Hall

On Tuesday, October 1, President Napolitano addressed UCOP staff for the first time since announcing her decision to step down as president. An engaged audience asked a variety of substantive and thoughtful questions.

Gender Pronoun Initiative: What is gender?

In their second Link article, the Gender Pronoun Initiative reviews nuances around the term “gender” and provides helpful, inclusive definitions.

LaSA presents Alexander Bustamante

On Thursday, October 10, join the Latino Staff Association in celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with a special guest speaker and light refreshments.

Attend a cyber security awareness event

On October 30, all staff are invited to a special cyber security event at the CSU building in Oakland. Don’t miss a fascinating keynote speaker, giveaways and lunch!

Parent Prep: Get to know UC

If you have a student who is approaching the college search process, in the midst of applying or newly enrolled at UC, the new Parent Prep webinar series is designed for you! In the first episode, learn about UC’s nine unique campuses.