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May 12, 1997 Vol. I, No. 18

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FYI

For Your Information publishes announcements of public meetings, notices, events, deadlines and classes and courses of interest to the university community. The deadline for submitting items is noon on Monday one week before the issue appears. May 19 is the deadline for the last issue of the semester on May 27.

We will strive to include all items submitted by deadline occurring during the two-week period until the next issue. Items further in advance will be run on a space-avilable basis. Please submit items by sending them to mail drop 8242, faxing them to (818) 677-4937, or e-mailing then to pubinfo@exec.csun.edu.

Public Meetings

University Budget Advisory Board

The University Budget Advisory Board will meet from 2 to 4 p.m. on Mon., May 12, in the President's Trailer, conference room A.

Educational Equity Committee

The Educational Equity Committee will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. on Mon., May 12, in the President's Trailer, conference room A.

Cal State Board of Trustees

The Cal State Board of Trustees will meet at 1 p.m. on Tue., May 13, and at 9 a.m. on Wed., May 14, at the CSU headquarters, 400 Golden Shore, Long Beach.

Personnel Planning and Review Committee

The Personnel Planning and Review Committee will meet at 1:15 p.m. on Weds., May 14 and May 21, in the President's Trailer, conference room A.

Faculty Senate

The Faculty Senate will meet at 2 p.m. on Thu., May 15, in the Pasadena room of the University Student Union.

University Corporation Board

The University Corporation Board of Directors will meet at 3 p.m. on Thu., May 15, in the President's Trailer, conference room B.

CSUN Alumni Assn.

The CSUN Alumni Assn. will hold its annual meeting on Wed., May 21, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the University Club. The election of officers will be held promptly at 7 p.m. To volunteer and participate, call x2137.

Notices

Chemistry Research Conference

The Cal State Northridge chemistry department hosted the 1997 Southern California Undergraduate Research Conference in Chemistry and Biochemistry on Sat., April 26. The annual event, which is sponsored by the Southern California section of the American Chemical Society and rotates among various campuses, attracted participants from 12 Southern California universities and colleges. There were 23 oral presentations and 16 poster presentations of original research.

Members of the California State University Chemistry Club (a student affiliate chapter of the American Chemical Society) and CSUN chemistry faculty assisted in running the meeting and providing hospitality. Financial support was provided by the provost's office, the College of Science and Mathematics and its Advisement Center, the chemistry department trust fund, the Southern California section of the American Chemical Society and Fischer Scientific Corp.

CSUN Students Compete in Research

A team of 13 Cal State Northridge students participated in the 11th annual Cal State systemwide student research competition held at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo on Friday and Saturday, May 2-3, bringing home three awards.

The purpose of the event was to promote excellence in undergraduate and graduate scholarly research and creative activity by recognizing student accomplishments. The following students and their faculty members received recognition: