A Publication for the faculty, staff, administrators and friends of California State University, Chico
November 11, 2004 Volume 35/Number 3

Industrial Hygienist Keeps You Safe
Katy Thelen, industrial hygienist and environmental program coordinator, evaluates situations that could cause physical or environmental stress, and helps to correct them.

The Jack- and Jane-Of-All-Trades Democracy
Charles Turner, Political Science, asks whether the complexity of the ballots keeps voters away from the polls, and suggests that each of us become an expert on the issues we care about and seek advice from experts on the others.

University: 7 Bugs: 0
The chemistry department has a new spectrophotometer, thanks to the generosity of Advanced Light Technologies, a local company that explores the uses of various kinds of light to accomplish a variety of tasks, including killing bugs.

Arboretum Tours
November 17, December 1
There are two more arboretum tours left in this semester. Visitors on the tour enjoy the privilege of hearing Wes Dempsey, professor emeritus from Biology, share his vast knowledge of plants, trees, and their history on the CSU, Chico campus.



Sacramento River Access Guide on Web
Includes inventory of public lands and publicly accessible private lands from Colusa to Redding.

P. Willey to Return Soon from Iraq
Read about how this board-certified anthropologist assists in the identification of victims found in mass graves in Iraq.

Fall Peace Festival–
Give Peace a Chance

Student is Eighth to Receive Trustee's Award

Extend the Safe Zone

'Green' Guru Lester Brown to Speak


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