The Yellow Sheet 2002
January 31, 2002 | Volume 34, Number 18Thursday, Jan. 31,
Volume 34, Number 18
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News & AnnouncementsYellow Sheet Reminder... Due to touring week, The Yellow Sheet will not be published Feb. 7. Publication will resume Feb. 14.
Employee Enhancement Days are scheduled for Feb. 5 and 7. The complete schedule can be viewed online (in the College Calendar).
Valentine's Day Celebration... John McKay (music) will perform at "A Valentine's Day Celebration" at 6 p.m. Feb. 14 in the banquet room in the Campus Center. The cost is $13, which includes dinner. This event is open to the public; pre-registration is required. Register at the office of St. Peter Community and Family Education, 803 Davis St., St. Peter. Office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, call 931-3048.
Community Service Center
Celebration... The Community
Service Center turns 10 this year. All are invited to come celebrate with
a short presentation and cake at 7 p.m. March 7 in Banquet Room B in the
New E-mail-Based Virus. Hundreds of new computer viruses are created every day. To protect against virus attacks, Gustavus actively filters incoming e-mail for suspect files that could infect a computer. During the most recent virus outbreak -- the Myparty virus -- the Gustavus mail server intercepted more than 2,200 attempted deliveries. College-owned computers have the added protection of Norton's AntiVirus software. Those who do not have virus protection software on a personal computer may stop by the Office of Information Technology and pick up a free copy of Norton AntiVirus.
E-mail Options... A
new link located
on the OnCampus Web page allows individuals to compose an "Out of Office"
message that will automatically be sent to e-mail senders. This message
works much like the "Extended Absence" message for voice mail. The "Out
of Office" message needs to be disabled when no longer needed, as the system
does not prompt one to do so. A second feature at this link is "Forwarding."
This can be used to forward new e-mail messages to a different Internet
e-mail address. If messages are inadvertently forwarded to an incorrect
or invalid e-mail address, they will most likely be lost. It is important
to remember that Gustavus does not keep copies or backups of messages that
are forwarded to a non-Gustavus address. Information technology asks everyone
to try these services and send in feedback regarding the usefulness of
For Rent: Large,
newly constructed, unfurnished 1-bedroom apartment with laundry facilities;
all utilities furnished; off-street parking; within walking distance of
campus. Available for rent to faculty and staff only. Call 934-6113.
The Yellow Sheet is a newsletter for Gustavus Adolphus College employees produced by the news staff in the Office of Public Relations. It is published weekly during the academic year (except during Thanksgiving, Christmas, Touring, Spring, and Easter breaks). Anyone may submit items by filling out an online submission form. While online, e-mail submissions are preferred, items may also be submitted typewritten on a letter-sized sheet of paper. Send "snail mail" items to: The Yellow Sheet, Office of Public Relations. Items must reach the news office no later than 4:30 p.m. on the Tuesday before publication. The week of Nobel Conference the deadline is 4:30 p.m. Monday. For more information, call Stacia Senne at x7510 or Barb Booren at x6213.
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