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Cal Poly Report — October 21, 2015

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Campus Community Invited to Nov. 3 Open Forum with Chancellor White

CSU Chancellor Timothy P. WhiteCalifornia State University Chancellor Timothy P. White will visit Cal Poly on Tuesday, Nov. 3, touring campus and meeting with students, faculty, staff and alumni throughout the day. As part of the visit, White will hold an open forum from 2 to 3 p.m. in Chumash Auditorium. The campus community is encouraged to attend the event to ask questions and hear the chancellor’s thoughts on the CSU and his campus visit.

CAFES to Host Oct. 29 Forum with California Department of Food and Agriculture Secretary

Karen RossKaren Ross, secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture, will give a keynote presentation from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, Oct. 29, in Chumash Auditorium. Ross will talk about the issues facing California agriculture today, including climate change, water and innovative technologies, healthy soils and waste management. A question-and-answer session will follow. Ross has strengthened partnerships across government, academia and the nonprofit sector in the drive to maintain and improve environmental stewardship and to develop adaptation strategies for the specific impacts of climate change. She has initiated programs to provide more opportunities for farmers and ranchers to engage in sustainable environmental stewardship practices, including water conservation, energy efficiency, nutrient management and ecosystem services. The campus community is invited.

Haunted Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch Return to Campus

a field of pumpkinsThe Haunted Corn Maze is back by popular demand. Hosted by the Cal Poly Crops Club, the maze will be open from 6 to 10 p.m. Oct. 23-24 and Oct. 30-31. Families with younger children can enjoy the maze without the fright from 6 p.m. until nightfall all four nights. The “haunted” maze will be held from dark until 10 p.m. each night. Teens, children and adults are encouraged to come in costume. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and younger. Children 3 and younger are free. The Cal Poly Pumpkin Patch will be open to the public every weekend through Halloween, selling a variety of pumpkins ($3-$7) and gourds ($1-$7). The pumpkin patch will be open from 5 to 7 p.m. on Fridays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. For more information, visit the Cal Poly News website.

Submission Guidelines Revised for Cal Poly Report

Cal Poly Report (CPR) is Cal Poly's official employee newsletter, designed to communicate information about officially sanctioned university news or events to faculty, staff and administrators. A new policy has been developed to help ensure CPR continues to contain only relevant and approved information. Submissions are now required to come from, or be approved by, the employee designated to approve submissions in the respective colleges, units and work areas. A list of designated approvers is available on the Cal Poly Report index website. Entries submitted by those other than the designated approver must be accompanied by an approval form signed by the unit's approver. The approval form is available online in fillable pdf format and a Microsoft Word format. CPR is published weekly during the school year, except during academic breaks, and monthly in the summer. The deadline for each weekly issue is 12:30 p.m. the Thursday prior to publication.

Faculty & Staff

RPTA Professor Elected Fellow in Academy of Leisure Sciences

Bill Hendricks, professor and head of Cal Poly’s Recreation, Parks & Tourism Administration Department, was recently elected and inducted as a fellow in the Academy of Leisure Sciences at the National Recreation and Park Association Conference in Las Vegas. The Academy of Leisure Sciences recognizes fellows as outstanding scholars for their contributions to the intellectual advancement of the field. Hendricks is one of four individuals elected from 14 nominees from throughout North America. For more information, visit the Cal Poly News website.

EE Professor Commended for Online Course Design and Delivery

Bridge BensonBridget Benson, assistant professor of electrical engineering, has earned the Exemplary Course award from the CSU's Quality Online Learning and Teaching (QOLT) Awards and Recognition Program. Benson was commended for teaching her hybrid course, Digital Design, with solid, real-life examples, timely and effective communication, and reflective learning activities in online modules. For more information, visit the Center for Teaching, Learning & Technology website. (Photo by Kyle Chan)

Resources for the 2017-19 Catalog Review Cycle

Faculty are encouraged to use the following resources to help prepare proposals for the 2017-19 catalog:
— Refer to the Curriculum Handbook or the Center for Teaching, Learning & Technology for information on how to write strong course learning objectives.
— Review checklists that were provided to department and college curriculum committees for reviewing proposals.
— Email the Office of the Registrar at catalog@calpoly.edu with questions about the online Curriculum Management System.
Associate deans and/or college Curriculum Committee chairs are working with departments to establish internal timelines for completing department-level review. College-level reviews must be completed by May 1, 2016.

'Nuts and Bolts of Faculty Advising' Workshop to be Held Oct. 23

University Advising will offer a training workshop for new faculty advisors from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Oct. 23. Titled "Nuts & Bolts of Faculty Advising," the workshop will provide an introductory overview of curriculum, advising tools, university policies, the registration process, and the advising structure at Cal Poly. To register for this workshop, click here.

CIE Faculty Fellow Applications Accepted Through Oct. 23

Applications will be accepted through Friday, Oct. 23, for the 2015 Faculty Fellows program in the Cal Poly Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (CIE). The program supports full-time faculty of any rank by providing three years of funding to those who are committed to bringing innovation and entrepreneurial thinking into their courses, co-curricular experiences and research. CIE fellows receive up to $5,000 per year to cover faculty time and costs associated with developing course content, co-curricular programs, or research pertaining to innovation and entrepreneurship. Over its three-year history, the CIE Fellows program has supported nine faculty (three per year), representing all six colleges. CIE fellows become part of an interdisciplinary community that shares an interest in innovation and entrepreneurship and is committed to inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs. To apply, visit the CIE website.

Kennedy Library to Offer Presentations Oct. 23 and 25 for Open Access Week

Open Access Week logoKennedy Library will host two presentations as part of Open Access Week, a global event for academics and researchers to learn about the benefits of unrestricted online access to research. The talks will be presented in the Kennedy Library as follows:
SolarSPELL, a Solar Powered Educational Learning Library, from 11 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Oct. 22, in Room 111H. Laura Hosman, professor of political science, will demonstrate SolarSPELL, a solar-powered educational learning library that simulates online experiences at rural schools with no electricity.
Why That Textbook Costs $200 and What You Can Do, from 11 a.m. to noon, Friday, Oct. 23, in Room 111H. Officers of the Cal Poly Free Culture Club will lead a discussion on textbook affordability and the benefits of open textbooks.

Submit Service Learning Faculty Fellows Proposals Through Oct. 26

Faculty teams and individuals are invited to apply to be Service Learning Faculty Fellows (SLFF) for the 2015-16 academic year. Service learning combines learning goals and community service in ways that can enhance student growth and the common good. The SLFF program was developed to support faculty who are expanding the number of service learning courses offered in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields and in other majors across campus. Stipends are available. The application deadline is 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 26. Read about the program online. For more information, contact Anurag Pande at apande@calpoly.edu.

Candidates for Assistant Vice President/Dean of Students to Visit Campus Oct. 26 and 28

Two remaining finalists for the assistant vice president/dean of students position will visit campus. Faculty, staff and students are invited to attend the open forums for each candidate. Kathleen McMahon, Ed.D., assistant vice president/dean of students/Title IX coordinator at Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I., and Phillip “Flapp” Cockrell, Ph.D., associate vice provost for student affairs/dean of students at Jackson State University in Jackson, Miss., have already visited campus. The remaining forums will be held from 2:10 to 3 p.m. in Chumash Auditorium, Room 204, on:
— Monday, Oct. 26: Laurie Casteen, Ph.D., associate dean of students at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va.
— Wednesday, Oct. 28: Patricia Mahaffey, Ed.D., dean of student affairs in the John Muir College at UC San Diego.
To view the candidates' resumes, visit the website for the Dean of Students Office.

Faculty Showcase: Promising Practices for Bottleneck Courses Oct. 28

The Center for Teaching, Learning & Technology will offer the third in a series of workshops on “Promising Practices for Bottleneck Courses” as part of the lunch-time Faculty Showcase Series. Mathematics faculty Joyce Lin and Dana Paquin will be featured from 12:10 to 1 p.m. in Kennedy Library, Room 202a. They will highlight their innovative instructional practices for course redesign. Projects featured in the series were funded through an $11 million CSU grant program focused on improving student success and/or expanding course capacity in bottleneck courses that contribute to delays in degree completion. The session also allows faculty to consider whether they might be good candidates for this grant program as the next round of funding approaches. Pizza and salad will be served.

Catastrophic Leave

Nick Gradi, facilities project supervisor for the Facilities Services multi-craft crew, has qualified for catastrophic leave. Those wishing to donate leave credits to help him remain in full-pay status during an extended leave of absence should contact catastrophic leave coordinator Laura McCarren at ext. 6-5212 or lmccarre@calpoly.edu to request a donation form.

Students

Cal Poly Finishes Third in U.S. Department of Energy 2015 Solar Decathlon

Cal Poly 2015 Solar Decathlon team with third-place trophyA team of Cal Poly students took third on Saturday for their net zero home that wowed judges and spectators in the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2015 Solar Decathlon at Orange County Great Park. Two student project leaders led students from a dozen majors to put the Learn by Doing ethos into action as the project evolved over the past two years, from concept to reality. The team was assisted by seven faculty members, also from a cross-section of disciplines. The competition included 10 individual categories. The Cal Poly team tied for first in commuting, took second in market appeal and home life, and was third in architecture. The 1,000-square-foot INhouse, with its 15-foot folding window-wall between living room and an outdoor patio, finished behind first-place Stevens Institute of Technology at Hoboken, N.J., and runner-up, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York.

Campus Announcements

Framework for Diversity Strategic Planning Available Online

Cover of strategic framework documentThe Diversity Strategic Framework 2015-22: Fostering Diversity, Inclusivity and a Welcoming Campus Climate was introduced during Fall Conference. The framework was developed by the Inclusive Excellence Council to provide a foundation and roadmap for the creation of unit- and college-level diversity strategic planning. The framework is aligned with President Armstrong's Vision 2022 and provides direction for campus initiatives. The goals of the framework are to diversify the campus community; support and retain a diverse campus community; enhance campus climate; and exemplify inclusive excellence in Learn by Doing, scholarship, teaching and learning. In the coming academic year, Annie Holmes, executive director for University Diversity & Inclusivity (UDI), will work with each college and unit to develop their respective plans. The framework and additional resources are available at the UDI website. Members of the Cal Poly community are encouraged to review the website in preparation for planning. Hard copies of the framework will be distributed across campus in the coming weeks. For more information, email diversity@calpoly.edu.

Celebrate Food Day Oct. 22

The Center for Solutions Through Research in Diet and Exercise (STRIDE) and the Real Food Collaborative will host Cal Poly's first annual Food Day celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, on Dexter Lawn. Food Day is a nationwide celebration of food heritage and encourages discussion about food policies, systems and sustainability. Festivities include live music and giveaways. The event will include a presentation by Sarah Ramirez, executive director of Foodlink for Tulare County. There will also be a panel discussion featuring Ramirez; Que Dang, coordinator of the MultiCultural Center; Hunter Francis, director of CAFES' Center for Sustainability; and Susan Singley, program manager of GleanSLO. For more information, email stride@calpoly.edu.

Make a Difference Day Activities Planned for Oct. 24

Center for Service in Action (formerly the Center for Community Engagement)  and United Way of San Luis Obispo County invite community members to participate in San Luis Obispo County’s Make a Difference Day, the largest national day of community service, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24. Participants will serve at organizations throughout the county, with activities including gardening, painting, special events and fundraisers. This national day of community service connects people with opportunities to serve, increases the strength of communities, and promotes civic engagement. About 800 volunteers will serve at 40 local organizations. To sign up for Make a Difference Day or for more information, visit the event website.

Research to be Presented on Laws of Thermodynamics Oct. 27

The Office of Research & Economic Development (ORED) will sponsor a presentation by John O'Connell, "Some Not-So-Obvious Laws that Nature Must Always Obey," at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, in Kennedy Library, Room 202A. The talk is intended to familiarize the audience with the laws of thermodynamics and their relationships and consequences in familiar and high-tech situations. O'Connell is professor emeritus of chemical engineering at the University of Virginia. The event is open to the public. Refreshments will be served.  For more information, visit the ORED website or contact Allie Bakaly at ext. 6-5153.

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Cyber Security Awareness MonthOctober is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Now in its fifth year, National Cyber Security Awareness Month is a collaborative effort between government, industry and education to ensure everyone has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online. This year’s theme is “Security is Our Shared Responsibility,” reflecting the idea that cyberspace cannot be secure without everyone’s help. As part of Cal Poly’s ongoing commitment to promoting information security awareness and best practices, Information Technology Services (ITS) will send a weekly email to the campus community through October. Each message will cover a different topic and link to Cal Poly’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month Web page for more information on how to protect personal and university information and devices. Posters with the top 10 practices will be placed around campus. Stop by the ITS information booth from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15 or 22, in the UU Plaza to pick up a top 10 postcard. It will help protect you and Cal Poly and make everyone a better cyber citizen.

Cal Poly Corporation Board to Meet Oct. 30

The Cal Poly Corporation board of directors will hold a regular meeting at 8:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 30, in the Corporation Administration Building, Conference Room 124. It is a public meeting. For more information or to obtain a copy of the agenda, contact Ann Roy at Ext. 6-1131.

Cal Poly Foundation Board to Meet Nov. 7

The Cal Poly Foundation board of directors will hold its quarterly meeting, which is open to the public, at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, in the Keck Lab in the Advanced Technology Laboratories (Building 7). For more information about the meeting or to obtain a copy of the agenda, call the Cal Poly Foundation office at ext. 6-7147.

Arbor Day Celebration to be Held Nov. 10

Arbor Day Celebration and Facilities department logoIn honor of Cal Poly's recent recognition as a Tree Campus USA, Facilities will host a tree planting and award ceremony with President Armstrong and Provost Enz Finken at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, behind Faculty Offices East (Building 25) on the Center for Science Green. A Campus Tree Tour will follow the event. The tour will be directed by Matt Ritter, professor and Cal Poly Conservatory director. To see examples of student tree projects, follow #cptrees on Instagram. Light refreshments will be served. For more information on the Tree Campus designation and an event agenda, visit the Administration & Finance website.

Internationalization Symposium to be Held Nov. 17

The Cal Poly International Center will host the second annual Internationalization Symposium from 2 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in the Advanced Technology Laboratories (Building 7) to celebrate International Education Week, Nov. 16-20. The symposium will feature J. Kevin Taylor, interim director of the School of Education, as the keynote speaker and will focus on curriculum internationalization. Faculty and staff are welcome to engage in discussions on fostering global citizenship at Cal Poly. A reception will follow until 6:30 p.m. RSVP by Nov. 10. For more information and to RSVP, visit the International Center website.

Get Nutrition Questions Answered on Wellness Wednesdays

campus dietician on Campus Dining Facebook page.Cal Poly’s registered dietician, Megan Coats, will answer nutrition and dietary questions from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Wednesday on the Campus Dining Facebook page. Her background in clinical nutrition, nutrition education and support can provide students, faculty and staff with quality information that empowers people to make healthy food and lifestyle choices.

ITS Service Desk Relocates Temporarily

The ITS Service Desk, including support for PolyCards, PolyCard printing, service-level agreements (SLA) and workstations, has moved temporarily to Graphic Arts (Building 26), Room 110. The Service Desk phone number remains ext. 6-7000. The relocation, expected to last several weeks, will accommodate a Facilities Services project in the Old Natatorium (Building 46). The Service Desk, PolyCard support and SLA support will return to the Old Natatorium once the project is complete. Information on the date for the return move will be posted on the Service Desk website as the project nears completion.

Events

CIE's TechPitch to Feature Six Finalists on Oct. 21

Six startup finalists will compete for the $5,000 grand prize during the fifth annual TechPitch from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, at the Alex Madonna Expo Center in San Luis Obispo. TechPitch, a collaborative effort developed by the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship and other local businesses and entities, is designed to give local startups and entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business ideas to a group of investors and industry professionals. This year’s keynote speaker will be Lynda Weinman, founder of Lynda.com, who recently sold her company to LinkedIn for $1.5 billion. Tickets are $15 for students, $45 for individuals, or $300 per table of eight. Appetizers will be served. To register, visit the TechPitch website.

Music Ensembles to Perform in Concert at Parent and Family Weekend Oct. 23

Student on either side of text with list of bandsThe 2015 Parent and Family Weekend will begin with a musical showcase at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, in Harman Hall of the Performing Arts Center’s Christopher Cohan Center. The Parent and Family Weekend Ensemble Showcase will feature all Cal Poly Music Department major performing ensembles, including the Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble, Cal Poly Choirs (PolyPhonics and The University Singers), University Jazz Band I, Cal Poly Symphony, and Cal Poly Wind Ensemble. For more information, visit the Cal Poly News website.

Youth Dancers Celebrate Dia de los Muertos on Oct. 25

Cal Poly Arts will present the cultural dance of Las Cafeteras at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, in Spanos Theatre. The group is comprised of immigrant children who have remixed the music of Veracruz, Mexico, with the histories of their Los Angeles neighborhoods for their version of modern-day storytelling. For more information, visit the Cal Poly Arts website.

Faculty Recital to be Held Oct. 30

Six headshots in composite photoThe Music Department will present a faculty chamber recital at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, in Room 218 of the Davidson Music Center (Building 45) on campus. This will be the sixth chamber recital featuring faculty members performing masterworks of chamber music — both beloved gems and lesser-known works. The concert will feature flutist Suzanne Duffy, pianist Susan Azaret Davies, mezzo-soprano Jacalyn Kreitzer, percussionist John Astaire, guest guitarist James Bishop-Edwards and music alumna Inga Swearingen. Admission to the recital is $5 at the door. For more information, call the Music Department at ext. 6-2406 or visit the Cal Poly News website.

Center for Sustainability to Host ‘Restoration Agriculture’ Lecture Nov. 2

The Center for Sustainability will host a presentation on “Restoration Agriculture” by Mark Shepard, owner of New Forest Farm in Wisconsin, from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, at the San Luis Obispo Grange, located at 2880 Broad St. Shepard will talk about his farm and explain restoration agriculture, including topics such as farm-scale permaculture, agroforestry, keyline design, perennial cropping systems, and water management for resilience in times of flood and drought. Keyline design refers to a landscape design system that combines water conservation and soil building. The lecture is open to the public; no reservation is required. A $5 donation is requested. For more information, visit the Cal Poly News website.

Entrepreneurship Forum to Include Elevator Pitch Finals, Expert Panel on Nov. 3

Ten finalists will compete in the sixth annual Elevator Pitch Competition, and a panel of entrepreneurial experts will speak at the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship’s (CIE) first forum of the academic year from 4:30 to 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, in the Performing Arts Center Pavilion. Guests can network with local and national innovators, meet student entrepreneurs, and learn more about CIE resources and services. The event is free and open to the public; advance registration is required. For more information and to register, visit the event website

Flamenco Guitartist to be Showcased at the PAC on Nov. 3

Flamenco guitarist Paco Pena will present "Flamencura" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, in the Performing Arts Center's Cohan Center. Pena was voted the Best Flamenco Guitarist of the Year for five consecutive years. Also a composer, producer and artistic mentor, Pena will perform with a hand-picked company of dancers, guitarists and singers. Tickets range from $28.80 to $56. A free lecture will be led by Marion Hart, a faculty member in the College of Liberal Arts, at 6:30 p.m. in the PAC Pavilion. For more information, visit the Cal Poly Arts website.                                                                  

Jeff Daniels and the Ben Daniels Band to Perform on Nov. 4

Emmy Award-winning actor Jeff Daniels will perform with his son's band at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4, at the Performing Arts Center. The sounds will span Americana, blues, jazz and rock. Tickets range from $22.40 to $48. For more information, visit the Cal Poly Arts website.                                  

Faculty Bass Recital Rescheduled for Nov. 6

Ken HustadMusic Department faculty member and string bassist Ken Hustad will present a recital with pianist Paul Woodring at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, in the Davidson Music Center (Building 45), Room 218. The recital, originally slated for Oct. 9, will feature Russian music for the double bass, including works by Sergei Rachmaninoff, Sergey Koussevitzky, Reinhold Glière, and Dmitry Shostakovich. Hustad is a studio musician and performs regularly in classical, jazz and commercial groups. He is co-principal bassist with the San Luis Obispo Symphony Orchestra and a member of the Festival Mozaic Orchestra and Tolosa Strings. He is also the low-strings coach for the San Luis Obispo Youth Symphony. Admission is $5 at the door. For more information, visit the Cal Poly News website.

Professors to Discuss Scientists at War on Nov. 6

Book cover for "Scientists at War"Sarah Bridger, assistant professor in history, and Shelley Hurt, associate professor of political science, will discuss Bridger’s book "Scientists at War: The Ethics of Cold War Weapons Research" from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 6, in Kennedy Library, Room 111H. There will be time for audience questions. Light refreshments will be served. The talk is part of the Conversations with Cal Poly Authors series at Kennedy Library. Listen to podcasts of past conversations on SoundCloud. For more information, visit the Kennedy Library website.

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author to Talk on Immigration Nov. 9

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sonia Nazario will use award-winning photography to present the stories of millions of immigrant women who have come to the U.S. as single mothers. She will also discuss the journey of child migrants traveling alone to find their mothers in the U.S. The presentation will include a book-signing for Nazario’s new book, “Enrique’s Journey,” that tells the story of a child migrant. The presentation will take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, in Chumash Auditorium and is open to the public. It is sponsored by the School of Education's Spanish Authorization for Bilingual Educators Program, the Cross Cultural Center, the Modern Languages & Literatures Department, and the Chicana Latino Faculty  Staff Association. Refreshments will be provided.

Theatre & Dance Department to Present ‘The Little Prince’ Nov. 12-21

The Cal Poly Theatre & Dance Department will present its fall production, “The Little Prince,” at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 12-14 and 19-21, in the Spanos Theatre. The play is based upon Antonie de Saint-Exupéry’s popular French novella. First published in 1943, “The Little Prince” is the most-read and most-translated book in the French language. Tickets are $20 for the public and $12 students, seniors, children, faculty and staff. For more information, visit the Cal Poly News website.

Athletics

For an overview of up-to-date sports information, photos and videos, visit gopoly.com. Students always get in free. Faculty and staff discounts available.

Help Cal Poly Athletics Break Attendance Record for Women's Soccer

Women's soccer players getting high fives from the crowdThe women’s soccer program will attempt to break the national attendance record at the game Friday, Oct. 23, against UC Irvine. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. in Spanos Stadium. Cal Poly will attempt to surpass the all-time national record for single-game NCAA regular-season women’s soccer attendance of 10,128 people, set at last year’s USC-UCLA game. The event will coincide with Alumni & Parents and Homecoming festivities, all part of the new Mustang Family Weekend. Tickets range from $5 to $9 and can be purchased at GoPoly.com.

Saturday, Oct. 24

Women’s Golf hosts Cal Poly Invitational, Cypress Ridge Golf Course, 8 a.m.
Swimming and Diving Alumni Meet, Anderson Aquatic Center, 1:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball Green and Gold Game, Mott Athletics Center, 3:30 p.m.
Football vs. Portland State (Mustang Family Weekend and Homecoming), Spanos Stadium, 6:05 p.m.

Sunday, Oct. 25

Women’s Golf hosts Cal Poly Invitational, Cypress Ridge Golf Course, 8:30 a.m.
Women’s Soccer vs. UC Riverside, Spanos Stadium, noon.
Wrestling Green vs. Gold Intrasquad, Mott Athletics Center, 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 28

Men’s Soccer vs. UC Davis, Spanos Stadium, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 31

Swimming and Diving vs. UC Santa Barbara, Anderson Aquatic Center, 11 a.m.

Sunday, Nov. 1

Women’s Soccer vs. Cal State Fullerton, Spanos Stadium, 2 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 2

Wrestling vs. Stanford, University Union Plaza, 3 p.m.

Job Vacancies

Employment Opportunities

The complete listing of staff and management vacancies is posted on the Cal Poly Jobs website. To apply, go online and complete the application form. For assistance, call Human Resources at ext. 6-2236.

#103847 – Operating Systems Analyst (Operating Systems Analyst, Career), College of Engineering, Computer Science. $4,372-$9,401 per month. Open until filled. Review begins Oct. 23.

#103844 – Director of Environmental Health & Safety (Administrative III), Administration & Finance, Facilities, Environmental Health & Safety. Salary commensurate with background and experience. Anticipated hiring range: $100,000-$140,000 per year. Open until filled. Review begins Nov. 9.

#103860 – Director of Development (Administrator I), Athletics, Advancement. $55,000-$62,000 per year. Salary commensurate with background and experience. Open until filled. Review begins Nov. 12.

#103853 – Custodian, University Housing, Housing and Business Services. Temporary, part-time. Up to six positions available. $1,159.50-$1,827.50 per month. Open until filled. Review begins Oct. 26.

#103858 – Administrative Assistant (Confidential Office Support II), Office of the Senior Vice President for Administration & Finance. $2,277-$5,163 per month. Open until filled. Review begins Oct. 27.

#103786 – On-Call Parking Officer Pool Position (Parking Officer), Administration & Finance, University Police, Parking & Commuter Services. Temporary on-call through June 30, 2016. $17.86-$28.15 per hour. Open until filled. Review begins Oct. 28.

Faculty Employment Opportunities

Candidates are asked to visit the Cal Poly Jobs website to complete an application and apply for any of the positions shown below.

CSM
#103849 Tenure-Track Secondary Teacher Education, School of Education, College of Science & Mathematics, ext. 6-1503. Review begins Nov. 30.

Part-Time Lecturer Pools – Pools are opening for the 2015-16 academic year. Visit the Cal Poly Jobs website to search department of interest.

Corporation Employment Opportunities

Cal Poly Corporation is a separate entity operating in concert with the university to provide a diverse range of services and resources to students, faculty and staff. Visit the Corporation website to view job postings and/or apply. For assistance, contact Human Resources at ext. 6-1121.

Center and Institute Analyst, Irrigation Training & Research Center, $44,033-$66,040 per year.

ASI Employment Opportunities

Candidates are asked to visit the ASI website to complete an ASI application and apply for positions listed below. For more information, visit the ASI Business Office in UU 212 or call ext. 6-5800.

There are no new postings at this time.