Learn to prepare your self-appraisal, play an active role in the evaluation process and build a productive relationship with your supervisor in this Feb. 9 workshop from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. To Sign Up: Log in to the UC Learning Center at http://www.ucop.edu/ucoplearningcenter/ with your UCOP user name and password. Search for "UCOP Employee Role." Click Register to make your selection, and then click Submit.
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.
In this introductory class for UCSF, UCOP and UCB employees, learn a simple framework for organizing and managing project work. Through interactive lectures, hands-on exercises and simulations, gain the knowledge to improve your project management skills. This is a day-long course Feb. 15, to be held at UCSF Extension in downtown San Francisco.