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Local ‘911’ cellular phone numbers

OPRS Environmental & Emergency Services recommends pre-programming local seven-digit emergency phone numbers in your cell phone rather than dialing 911.

Craft Fair Thursday

Handmade quilts, fabulous scarves, ceramics, greeting cards, candles, and jewelry – lots of jewelry. That’s just a sampling of the wares available at the annual UCOP holiday crafts fair, which takes place this Thursday, Dec. 10.

UCSF Medical Group Changes Reminder

For employees and/or their dependents enrolled in Health Net or Anthem Blue Cross Plus, and affected by the UCSF Medical group change in affiliation to Hill Physicians, there is still time to change your primary care provider and/or your medical group. Changes must be made prior to 12/15/09 to be effective 1/1/10.

UC Awards Honorary Degrees

During World War II, 700 Japanese American UC students were interned and forced from school. Many never returned to complete their degrees. UC is now welcoming them back to receive honorary degrees. Explore some of the personal stories behind the university's campaign to honor these former students.

10-Second Bio: Susanne Kauer

I speak a little Hungarian, and am a scrabble fanatic. (However, I rarely mix the two.)

Executive Inn & Suites Discount

Through a partnership with Executive Inn & Suites in Oakland, UCOP staff can receive discounted rates and additional perks by using the UCOP promo code.

OGC raises $2,332 for area families and youth; Holiday Giving Tree names still available

OGC recently raised a total of $2,332 to benefit Family Emergency Shelter Coalition (FESCO) of Alameda County, First Place Fund for Youth and Kids on the Move America!