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Celebration set for Oct. 6

Staff members at Princeton and residents of the local community are invited to a celebration of arts, entertainment, sports and community service Saturday, Oct. 6, at Princeton Stadium.

Community/Staff Day will feature a variety of activities appealing to those of all ages and interests. They include:

• A track meet at 11 a.m. on Weaver Track, featuring competitions for different age groups. Participants will get a free T-shirt. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m.

• A Community Art Exhibit at 11:30 a.m. Paintings, photos, sculptures and crafts created by members of the University and local com-munities will be on display in the stadium concourse under a tent. The first 25 visitors to the tent will receive a free disposable camera.

• A Community Service Fair at 11:30 a.m. Charitable non-profit organizations will be distributing information about their missions, services and volunteer opportunities. In addition, the University's information table will serve as a site where people may make disaster relief contributions; the money will be distributed to organizations helping the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

• Entertainment at 11:30 a.m., featuring a balloon sculptor, face painters, a stilt walker, strolling musicians and clowns.

• The Princeton vs. Colgate football game at 1 p.m.

Those attending will get access to all of the activities by purchasing a $6 ticket to the football game. Tickets may be obtained in advance at the ticket office in Jadwin Gym (258-3538) or beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday at the stadium's main entrance ticket booth.

Community/Staff Day is sponsored by the departments of community and state affairs, athletics and human resources. For information about the activities (not ticket sales), call 258-5144.

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September 24, 2001
Vol. 91, No. 3
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Contents

In the news
Paying Tribute, seeking understanding
Financial aid improvements help achieve more diversity
Special events mark installation celebration
Building was booming on campus this summer

People
Trustees grant faculty promotions
Biologist has an artistic alter ego
Spotlight/People
Princeton Prep Program

Community
Celebration set for Oct. 6
Office is resource for community
Center brings together community service efforts
University shares knowledge through auditing program
By the numbers: Community commitments

Sections
Calendar of events
Nassau Notes
News briefs
Research notes


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