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Sittercity’s SelectPlus now offered to UC staff through Bright Horizons

Bright Horizons started the first of the year, offering the same services as Sittercity SelectPlus, including babysitters, pet care, senior caregivers and more.

Questions about new postal rates? Mail Services can help

New postal rates kicked in last Sunday, with one-ounce letters now costing 49 cents. If you have questions or need help with your mailing, contact UCOP Mail services.

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President Napolitano implementing budget capping measures at UCOP

Budget and staffing will be capped at current levels, Napolitano said in the Jan. 22 announcement, while travel and use of outside consultants will be restricted.

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Digitization project breathes new life into UC Libraries’ collections

The massive collections of the UC Libraries are finding new readers through the mass digitization project, being coordinated by UC's California Digital Library.

Jack Stobo, EVP of Health Sciences and Services

10-second bio: Jack Stobo of Health Sciences and Ivy League hockey team fame

Health Sciences and Services Senior Vice President Jack Stobo, who hails from Boston, was the first hockey goalie in the Ivy League to wear a facemask.

Karen Basey

10-second bio: Meet Karen Basey, playwright who hails from El Pinole

Associate HR Business Partner Karen Basey recently wrote and produced Take Me Back! The Musical, which ran last fall at an Oakland theater.

UC leaders join President Obama at higher education summit

President Napolitano and UC chancellors joined President Obama and education leaders to explore ways to make college more accessible to low-income students.