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Stanford Report, March 11, 1998

Poetry contest entries due: 3/11/98

Poetry contest: Entries due Monday

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS to the Employee Events Committee's second annual poetry contest is Monday, March 16. Employees, students and volunteers at the hospitals, clinics and Medical School are eligible to enter.

Winners will read their poems in the Stanford Hospital atrium at 1 p.m., Friday, April 17, immediately after the Bing Music Concert. Prizes will include gift certificates and display of winning entries.

Poems may be on any topic. Only one entry per person is allowed, and poems are not returnable. The poem must be typed in English on one 8.5-by-11-inch page, and the poet's name must not be included on the manuscript. A second sheet of paper displaying the poet's name, address and phone number, along with the title of the poem, should be stapled to the poem.

Entries can be hand-delivered or sent by interdepartmental mail to: Poetry Contest, Marian Slattery, Transfusion Service, Room H1404, MC 5626. Winners will be notified by phone.

For more information, e-mail slattery_m@hosp.stanford.edu.