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Datacenter relocation next up among UCOP Efficiency Review ideas

President Napolitano announced the latest Efficiency Review ideas to be implemented, including relocation of the ITS data center and simplifying the process for SPOT awards.

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Sneak preview: Franklin café gets ready to reopen its doors next month

The remodeled café in UCOP’s Franklin building — featuring a new name, a revamped menu with healthier options, Verve coffee, WiFi and more — is getting ready to open in mid-May.

President Napolitano submits testimony to Congress on investing in research

President Napolitano’s testimony highlights the critical role that UC and other research universities play in scientific discovery and the education of future generations.

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Weight Watchers spring session begins today: New members needed

UCOP’s spring session of Weight Watchers kicks off today, Tuesday, April 29, 12 to 1 p.m. in 6113 Franklin, and new members are needed!

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Check out the new way-finding system pilot on Franklin’s seventh floor

Check out upgraded signage and floor plans near the Franklin building's seventh floor elevator, and send your comments and questions to BASC Director Steve Murray.

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Lean In May 1: Seek and speak your truth

The Lean In series of facilitated conversations about women’s empowerment in the workplace continues Thursday, May 1, 12 to 1 p.m. in the Laurel Room, 1111 Broadway, 7th floor.

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UCLA’s David Hayes-Bautista to speak at UCOP on Cinco de Mayo

Find out what Cinco de Mayo is all about when UCLA’s David Hayes-Bautista visits UCOP on Monday, May 5, 12 to 1 p.m. in Franklin Lobby 1, to talk about his book on the subject.

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Interested in project management? Special guest at May 6 PMIG meeting

Business process improvement consultant and author Shelley Sweet speaks at the May meeting of UCOP’s Project Management Interest Group.

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Link named most improved electronic design in national competition

UCOP’s redesigned weekly newsletter received an award for Most Improved Electronic Design from Ragan, a leading national publishing and corporate communications firm.

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UC President Janet Napolitano holds webchat with staff

On April 16, President Napolitano held an hour-long webchat with UC staff from throughout the university. See the video and excerpts from the conversation.

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It’s Earth Week 2014: Clean and green UCOP and our local community

Activities this week include a talk about California's Water Resources and a recycling drive. And it's not too late to sign up for this Saturday's beautification effort at Channel Park.