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Study international operations management in Hong Kong this summer

Global seminar: International operations (Hong Kong). Travel to Hong Kong this summer and study operations management in one of the largest trading centers in Asia. You will engage in daily site visits to local businesses and learn first-hand about manufacturing in mainland China during an overnight field trip to Guangdong Province. Find out more at a meeting: Oct. 13, 5 to 6 p.m. in KOBL 350.

Conservation and indigenous peoples in Tanzania – Global seminar study abroad program

Attend a three week summer maymester traveling global seminar that explores remote conservation areas around the Serengeti. Learn more about indigenous peoples and conservation in one of the most beautiful and biologically-important regions of the world. Study political ecology, culture and development while living among indigenous groups such as the Maasai and Hadzabe people. Open to all majors. Learn more at an informational meeting with the director, Laura DeLuca: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 5:30 p.m. in C4C room N215.

Oct. 5 - Tuition due date fall 2016: 5 p.m., new and unpaid charges

Payment for new or unpaid charges on the tuition and fee bill is due Oct. 5 by 5 p.m. (MT) or 11:59 p.m. if paying online.

View and pay your bill in MyCUInfo.

-Unpaid charges result in a financial hold which will prevent future registration.
-No grace period.
-Postmarks and post-dated checks are not honored.
-Dates may be subject to change.

Other payment methods

October 4, 2016 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu

Blue Book Free Cafe Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

A space for students and faculty to relax, study, play piano, & hang-out.

Free ice water, coffee, tea & cocoa. Free wifi. Comfy chairs & couches.

In the Lounge at CU's Wesley Student Center, the blue A-frame building at 1290 Folsom St., across from Folsom Field, 1 block north of Colorado Ave. at the corner of University Heights Ave.

October 3, 2016 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org

Free Yoga Mondays at 6 p.m.

Authentic hatha, vinyasa flow. Bring a mat if you have one. We have extras if you don't. Best to eat dinner after class. Meets at CU's Wesley Student Center/Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., across from the Stadium, one block north of Colorado Ave. at the corner of University Heights Ave. LGBTQI-affirming. Bring friends.

Study socio-environmental dynamics in Brazil: Info. meeting Oct. 10

Earn three credits in four weeks this summer while fully immersing yourself in Brazilian culture! Practice your Portuguese language skills with locals (some language experience required), attend traditional festivals and enjoy adventure travel excursions. Students will study and conduct field research in the topic of socio-environmental dynamics in contemporary Brazil. Learn more at an upcoming informational meeting: Monday, Oct. 10, 4 to 5 p.m. in Hellems 145.

IFS Presents: 'Reality'

The Tourneés Festival is made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S., the Centre National du Cinéma et de l'Image Animée (CNC), the French American Cultural Fund, Florence Gould Foundation and Highbrow Entertainment.

Latest Comedic Vision from "Rubber" and "Wrong" director Quentin Dupieux.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Thursday, Oct. 6.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com

Global Citizen Award nominations

The Office of International Education is pleased to announce the Global Citizen Awards to honor and recognize outstanding contributions to international understanding by members of the CU Boulder community. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Oct. 7. The recipients of awards will be honored during International Education Week at a special awards ceremony on Nov. 16, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Further information about the awards, application, and how to nominate someone: www.colorado.edu/oie/awards-and-recognitions/global-citizen-award-nominations

Global seminar: Leading and managing across cultures in Northern Europe

Study in Northern Europe next summer! Leading and managing diversity in international business is a challenge that managers need to face. The number of interactions that people of different cultural backgrounds have with one another has exponentially increased in the work place. The international business scenario in Northern Europe is a natural lab where you can observe, recognize and analyze most of the business concepts and variables at play to manage successfully across cultures. Learn more: Wednesday, Oct. 5; KOBL 355 5 to 6 p.m.

Study abroad and CMCI international internship opportunities

Are you a CMCI major interested in earning academic credit through a summer international internship? Attend the international internship interest meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 12 p.m. in Armory 218 to find out more.

Global seminar: Russian language and culture, Summer 2017 interest meeting: Tuesday, Oct. 4

Make summer 2017 unforgettable - Spend six weeks immersed in Russian culture and language in St. Petersburg!  The program, directed by Professor Artemi Romanov, includes language courses each morning, and afternoon/weekend excursions around the city, plus a weekend trip to Moscow. Earn nine credits and fulfill the A&S Historical Context core requirement. Beginning to advanced Russian speakers are welcome. Learn more: Oct. 4, 5 p.m. HUMN 1B90. http://studyabroad.colorado.edu/?go=StPetersburgGS 

Don't miss out -- join the UMC Board!

Join the UMC Board and be part of the decisions that help the UMC fulfill its mission. The UMC Board is the governing board for CU's student union and currently has openings for student members. You must be able to make the board meetings on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. It is a great leadership opportunity for new and returning CU students. Learn more and apply by Oct 3.

October 3, 2016 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu

Global seminar: Human geography of the Czech Republic - Summer 2017

Earn three upper-division credits in Prague this May. Fulfill an A&S Core requirement for Contemporary Societies, Engineering Humanities/Social Sciences, or a general elective. You'll also complete an independent research project and travel around Prague for field-observations. Informational meeting on Oct. 10 at 4 p.m. in C4C room S350.

Entrepreneurship and empowerment in South Africa interest meeting Oct. 5

Want to spend your summer in South Africa gaining hands-on experience as a consultant? Earn six credits in six weeks while helping emerging entrepreneurs in the townships surrounding Cape Town. Students form consulting teams with local South African students to develop deliverables for clients. Make a difference and enhance your resume. Program directed by Erick Mueller, Leeds School of Business. Open to all majors. Come learn more: Wed., Oct. 5, 6 p.m. in KOBL 350.

Emerging Artists Studio tour this Thursday

Oct. 6, 5 to 8 p.m. the Department of Art & Art History is hosting the Emerging Artist Studio Tour in partnership with Boulder Open Studios. This once-a-year event will open up over 52 studio doors of the Visual Arts Complex, and activate exhibition spaces to show off our best student work. Featuring MFA studios, BFA studios, curated undergraduate group shows, undergraduate film screenings, visiting artist print exhibition, Art History MA research presentations, light refreshments and more.

IFS Presents: 'Nuts!'

Latest from "Our Nixon" Director Penny Lane examines the life of an eccentric genius.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger Auditorium on Wednesday, Oct. 5.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com

IFs Presents: 'Weiner'

Unprecedented access to a disgraced politician trying to claw his way back.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Tuesday, Oct. 4.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com

Fighting microbial terrorists: From Anthrax to Zika

On Oct. 18, the BioFrontiers Institute will honor Julie Gerberding, M.D., M.P.H., who was the first woman to be appointed director of the Centers for Disease Control. As part of the award, the BioFrontiers Institute is hosting a free public lecture:

Julie Gerberding, MD, MPH
“Fighting microbial terrorists: From Anthrax to Zika”
Tuesday, Oct. 18 - 6 p.m.
Butcher Auditorium
Jennie Smoly Caruthers Biotechnology Building

October 3, 2016 • Emilia Costales • emilia.costales@colorado.edu

NEXT journal call for papers

NEXT is an interdisciplinary journal of the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder featuring the work of emerging scholars whose scholarship explores religion in its many expressions and facets.

NEXT now invites submissions for its upcoming edition to be published in March 2017 addressing this theme: Religion and Identity in a Shrinking World.

See the full call for papers at: http://www.colorado.edu/rlst/sites/default/files/attached-files/nextcall_0.pdf

Roger Reynolds and JACK Quartet

On Oct. 7-8, the renowned JACK Quartet will perform "FLiGHT," an ambitious work-in-process conceived by the pioneering American composer and Pulitzer Prize winner, Roger Reynolds. The performance is a full-length immersive artistic experience that, according to Reynolds, “responds to the varieties of human experience with FLiGHT: gods, angels and demons, dreams, birds, kites, balloons, gliders, powered FLiGHT and space exploration.”

Oct. 7–8, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Black Box Theater.

October 3, 2016 • Kolby Harvey • kolbyharvey@gmail.com

ATLAS Speaker Series presents Umar Saif

Umar Saif is a Pakistani computer scientist and entrepreneur known for his work using ICT solutions on developing-world problems. Often credited as one of the main forces behind the IT ecosystem in Pakistan, Saif is the founder of Plan9, Pakistan's largest startup incubator. In 2011, he was included in the MIT Technology Review's list of 35 Top Young Innovators. He will lecture on leveraging technology for human need.

Nov. 14, 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. ATLAS 100.

October 3, 2016 • Kolby Harvey • kolbyharvey@gmail.com

Mystic Sundays: Contemplative Christian Spirituality

"Deep calls to deep." Explore a variety of spiritual practices. Quiet time with God. Sunday's Starting Sept. 11, 3-4 p.m. Don't need to be Christian to join in! Open to all. LGBTQI-friendly. Meets at CU's Wesley Chapel. 1290 Folsom St.** - across from the Stadium, 1 block north of Colorado Ave, at the corner of University Heights Ave. Our Facebook

October 2, 2016 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org

Make your voice heard: Join the UMC Board

Join the UMC Board and be part of the decisions that help the UMC fulfill its mission. The UMC Board is the governing board for CU's student union and currently has openings for student members. You must be able to make the board meetings on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. It is a great leadership opportunity for new and returning CU students. Learn more and apply by Oct 3.

September 30, 2016 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu

Game day activities- Free face painting and a chance to meet Chip

Before the football game on Saturday, Oct. 1, stop by the CU Book Store in the UMC for free face painting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and meet Chip from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Go Buffs!

September 30, 2016 • CU Book Store • assist@cubookstore.com

Language informants needed

ALTEC is seeking language informants for an intermittent week in helping in testing Amharic and Tigrinya.

For more information please contact the ALTEC program director, Mark Knowles, at mark.knowles@colorado.edu.

September 30, 2016 • Mark Knowles • mark.knowles@colorado.edu