Resources for Stanford Romanians
Meet other Romanians, go to the Romanian church, have fun... the only thing they don't have is rollercoaster rides.
Romanian books in Stanford's libraries
Go to Socrates and click the upper right tab ("Combined search"). In the "language" field select "Romanian" then click "Search Catalog" above it. In February 2004 the search returned 9212 books!
A unique opportunity for seeing unique things, some of which you can view right now: Hoover's Album of Romanian Images, or Documenting Romania's Long Struggle. The Hoover Institution Archives and Library have a long and distinguished history of Romanian Studies, in recognition of which their Director, Ms. Elena Danielson, was awarded Romania's National Order Pentru Merit – rank of Comandor. (March 16, 2004)
Especially for business contacts and networking.
Is your passport about to expire? Do you need a birth certificate for your kid?
They even have internships for graduate students in U.S. universities!
Your mum will be upset if you allow yourself to go hungry:
330 N. Santa Cruz, Los Gatos, CA 95030
Romanian Deli - cabanos, sunca, branza de burduf, etc:
Old-style German butcher shop - lots of meats:
Near Firestone, across San Antonio Rd from San Antonio Shopping Center
Home-like pickles, cabbage salads, sausages:
Euromart Russian Deli
Just after the intersection with Curtner, on the right as you come from Mountain View to Stanford on El Camino
Open 11-5; (650) 855-9414
3707 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Cross Road International Foods
22861 Foothill Bl, Hayward, CA, (510)582-2231
Heavy item shipping to Romania
Far Away Land, Inc. – Mission of America: Min. weight - 50 lbs/address. Price: $0.95/lb. The price includes transport to the destination in Romania. Travel time: 4-6 weeks. Do not write the address on the parcels, as they will be numbered. Hand the package to Camelia & Cristi Hangea, 967 Hampton Rd, Hayward, CA 94541, (510) 317-9896. For further info contact the Corporate Office: 5113 SE 118th Ave., Portland, OR 97266. Tel: (503) 762-2390, Fax: (503) 762-2398.
Notarized translations, document authentifications
Sasha Vlad (San Francisco), 415-552-0824, firstname.lastname@example.org
Toma P. Dordea, licensed by the Romanian Ministry of Justice, Romanian-English-German-French. 5246 Roxanne Ct., Livermore, CA 94550. Tel. (925) 371-2583. Cell (925) 980-2435. email@example.com
Stefan Moiceanu, 510-287-2071 (work), 925-943-5291 (home), 709 Wee Donegal, Lafayette, CA 94549