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music

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
    Ethnomusicology Professor Anthony Seeger chose teaching over performing.BY DAVID GREENWALDIt should come as no surprise that Anthony Seeger went into the family business. After all, the name is Seeger, as in his uncle Pete Seeger, and the business ...
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mideast

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
WHY THE MIDEAST PEACE PROCESSISN'T DEADBY STEVEN L. SPIEGEL     It is all too familiar. An incident - sometimes initiated by an Israeli action, sometimes not - incites the Palestinian masses. Rioting ensues, followed by the Israeli army?s attempts to ...
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innovator

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
CLOSEUP: INNOVATOR TO STRETCH ARTISTIC LIMITS ONSTAGETaking over as director of UCLA Performing Arts is British-born David Sefton, who comes to UCLA after seven years at South Bank Centre/Royal Festival Hall in London, most recently as head of ...
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gradebook

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
SNARLED IN PAPERWORK? OPT FOR EASE OF E-GRADINGBy HARLAN LEBO     The Electronic Gradebook has arrived.Beginning in the Winter Quarter, faculty in the College of Letters and Science will be able to use the new Electronic Gradebook as an optional ...
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employees

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
EMPLOYEES WEIGH CHANGES IN BENEFITSBY AMY KO    Open Enrollment, the annual period when employees can switch to a different medical or dental plan or add eligible dependents to current plans, takes place Nov. 1-30. Any changes made will go into effect ...
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ebooks

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
E-BOOKSPROVIDENEWOPTIONSFORREADERSE-book expert Gene Golovchinsky spoke about the future of digital books in a lecture sponsored by the California Center for the Book in the GSE&IS.BY CYNTHIA LEEIt’s an incremental revolution in the making. From the ...
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counting

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
COUNTING HIS BLESSINGSON VETERANS DAYBY GRANT NELSON     This Friday, UCLA will honor Veterans Day as a holiday for the first time. For me, Veterans Day evokes largely pleasant memories of my military experience during the mid-1960s.Even though I ...
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chromium

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
CHROMIUM 6: HEALTHY FEARSBUT FEW FACTSBY SHANE QUE HEE     Recent news reports have warned that high levels of chromium 6 have been found in San Fernando Valley water supplies. Should we be scared?First, some history: When Pacific Gas and Electric ...
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childhood

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
CHILDHOOD CHALLENGESFORGED HER SPIRITPat Pratt (right) maintains close ties with students, attending grduations, weddings and christenings.BY WENDY SODERBURGSome people can take a pretty rotten experience and turn it into a blessing.That can certainly ...
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childcare

Nov 7, 2000 12:00 AM Pacific
CHILD CARE AMONG TOP CONCERNS AIREDBY MARISA OSORIO     Faculty and staff attending a forum on gender equity Nov. 2 called for more child care on campus and more attention to subtler forms of gender inequity as UCLA administrators listened intently to ...
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