Sansom S C E N E G.P.S.P. Newsletter April 2007 Spring is here! Time for studying, study breaks, and events throughout the city. Read on for some Spring Events important information... in Philly By Darren Fava, Editor Summer @ If you need a break from semester- end studies, here’s a host of Sansom Place diversions happening over the next month in Philadelphia. • The Philadelphia Film Festival, PLEASE NOTE! a two-week celebration of the best of new world cinema runs April 5th through 18th. www.phillyfests.com BOTH SANSOM EAST & • Penn Relays is the world’s oldest track meet and attracts athletes from around the globe. Held April SANSOM WEST 26th - 28th at nearby Franklin Field, this WILL REMAIN is the 113th year of the event. Tickets are available by calling 1-888-PENN- OPEN TIX or by going to www.comcasttix.com. ThePennRelays.com THIS SUMMER! • On April 30th The American Swedish Museum hosts Valborgsmassoafton, the traditional welcoming of Spring, with a bonﬁre, singing, and If you have questions about early lease termination, dancing. www.americanswedish.org please call: • Philadelphia Open House, sponsored by the Friends of Assignment Ofﬁce Independence Park features private tours of the region’s majestic 215-898-8271 homes, gardens, historic sites, and neighborhoods. Tours begin in late April and continue through June. Schedule available at: http://www.friendsoﬁndependence.org Contact Us For more information about Sansom Place, events, building policies, and staff contact info please visit our website: http://gpsp.business-services.upenn.edu Or drop us a line at: firstname.lastname@example.org Staying or Leaving? Info News for you... i Update Grad Student Room Selection New furniture! If you’re a Graduate Student in need of a room for the Fall but missed Check out the new furniture Grad Room Selection, here’s what to do: coming into the Sansom Place lounges and lobbies! Contact: Yolanda Hayes Assignment Ofﬁce 215-898-8271 email@example.com Move-Out Dates... Tax Day If you have not retained your room, or applied for a different room, your move out date is: Don’t Forget! Federal Income Tax deadline - Tuesday, April 17th Sansom East July 31, 2007 Sansom West May 31, 2007 If you need to remain in housing over the summer please contact Yolanda Hayes (see contact information, above). ? & ANSWERS Commonly Asked Questions: Q. A. How can I reserve the Michael Murray Lounge? At least one week prior to your anticipated event date, go to: http://gpsp.business-services.upenn.edu then click on Michael Murrary Lounge, on the bottom left side of the home page. Note: Reservations must be made at least one week in advance. Questions or concerns can be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Events @ Sansom Place Discovery Series Discovery Series Know Your G.P.S.P. Study Break Status: Get Sunday, April 22nd Tested for HIV! Sansom Place East, Michael Murray Lounge - Conﬁdential and Free! Come join us for a break from your papers, - NO Needles studying, etc. - Does NOT become part of University Records Food and beverages will be provided! Saturday, April 14th Free for all students. 1:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Contact: amalﬁ@sp2.upenn.edu with any questions Sansom Place East, Michael Murray Lounge For appointment, please contact Linda Hawkins (MSEd) - Counselor and Coordinator of Testing Programs Sansom Place at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) at: Community Forums email@example.com Community Forums are held to provide Sansom Place residents a forum to meet other residents and discuss issues, problems and questions related to living at Sansom Place. Forums are held monthly. Meeting locations alternate between the lobbies of Sansom Place East and West. Healthy Living @ Sansom Place Sansom Place Health Liaison & Healthy Events Sansom Place’s Health Liaison works to promote awareness of and access to resources related to health and overall well- being. Check out the upcoming programs below, and watch for a host of healthy living events throughout the year! Yoga Dental Care 101 S.A.F.E. Every Monday & Wednesday Wednesday, April 18, 2007 This is a safety awareness information Now until April 18th 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and physical technique class for Penn 9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Sansom Place West Lobby women. It will be taught by National Sansom Place West, Benjamin Lounge Self-Defense Institute Certiﬁed Instructor, Presented by Penn Dental students! Michelle Ray. Cost: $5 per class Please wear recreational clothing. Are you brushing TOO Hard? Refresh Please bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket. on brushing & ﬂossing techniques. Mats are be available for sale for $10 at Monday, April 23rd Receive free toothbrush/paste/ﬂoss 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. each session while supplies last! Sansom Place West, Benjamin Lounge To RSVP, contact: Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Contact email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. for more information Resident-Initiated Healthy Living Programs If you have an idea about programming related to healthy living, send an email to email@example.com.