Buff Bulletin Board

This site is a listing of notices, training/seminars, jobs, campus services and events. Buff Bulletin is a service of Campus Communications.

The future of brain imaging at INC and beyond

Join us Sept. 30, 12 to 3 p.m. as Intermountain Neuroimaging (INC) celebrates its 5th anniversary and upgraded brain imaging facilities. Dr. Marie Banich, executive director of INC, will give an overview of brain imaging research at the INC. Drs. Angela Bryan, Tor Wager and McKell Carter will discuss and take questions regarding their research on aging and exercise, pain and autism and social decision making. We will have ongoing tours of the INC facilities. RSVP by filling out the brief registration form here.

September 12, 2016 • Nicole Speer • nicole.speer@colorado.edu

IFS Presents: CU at the Movies - Cinema Kabuki: Sagi Musume

Hosted by The Japan Foundation, Japan America Society of Colorado and C.U. Center for Asian Studies.

Free admission. The screening Cinema Kabuki: Sagi Musume starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Bursar's Office closing early on Thursday, Sept. 15

The Bursar's Office will close at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15, so staff can attend training. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

September 12, 2016 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu

A Liminal Space

A Liminal Space is a transdisciplinary collaboration between artists Ana Baer, Heike Salzer and Rosely Conz. The production utilizes dance and video projections to create captivating, kinesthetic poetry. Featuring dancers Heike Salzer, Rosely Conz, Amanda Benzin and Bailey Anderson.

Friday, Sept. 16 and Saturday, Sep. 17, 8 to 9 p.m. Black Box Theater, Roser ATLAS Center (level B2).

September 12, 2016 • Kolby Harvey • kolbyharvey@gmail.com

Looking for diverse music and dance performers

The Diverse Musicians' Alliance is seeking performers to showcase in our annual Diversity Concert on Wed. Oct. 19, at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be held in Grusin Music Hall in the Imig Music Building at CU. All genres of music and dance are welcome. If you or a group of performers is interested in performing in this concert, please SIGN UP at http://tinyurl.com/SignUpDiverseMusicConcert by Sept. 23 deadline.

September 12, 2016 • Alejandro Cremaschi • cremasch@colorado.edu

Late-start Catalan language courses

Introducing CU Catalan studies at ALTEC.

We are offering two new non-credit courses: Catalan Beginning 1 and Catalan Intermediate 1 starting this October.

Late Fall Catalan – Beginning 1 Oct. 17 - Dec. 14 Mondays and Wednesdays 4:05 to 4:50 p.m.

Register Here!

Late Fall Catalan – Intermediate 1 Oct. 17 - Dec. 14 Mondays and Wednesdays 3:05 to 3:50 p.m.

Register Here!

September 12, 2016 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

The Connection Bowling Re-Opening Party!

Come check out the brand new bowling equipment at The Connection!

We're hosting a re-opening party to celebrate!
Free bowling, billiards, food, prizes and fun.

Wednesday, Sept. 14
3:30 to 6 p.m.
UMC first floor

Rare II: New exhibit in the BioLounge

CU Museum of Natural History presents RARE II, an exhibition of contemporary botanical illustrations featuring globally imperiled plants found in Colorado. The 40 original works of art are rendered by the Rocky Mountain Society of Botanical Artists in watercolor, colored pencil, acrylic, oil, pastel, print and mixed media and meet criteria for scientific accuracy, aesthetics, and technical mastery. Exhibit is free and open daily through March 20, 2017 in the BioLounge.

September 9, 2016 • CU Museum of Natural History • cumuseum@colorado.edu

MALfunction #1: Mediated intimacy - One artist and one researcher discuss technology

MALfunction: A series of events pairing an artist and researcher whose works raise similar questions about technology. Free and open to the public.

#1: Mediated Intimacy, Sept. 15, 6:30 p.m. - Museum of Natural History, CU Boulder

Artist: Isaac Oliver will read technology-related selections from his book, Intimacy Idiot, on being a "young, fanciful, and extremely single gay man in NYC."

Researcher: Amy Hasinoff will discuss research for her book Sexting Panic, on sexual consent via the medium of sexting.

Learn how to dance salsa

The CU Boulder chapter of Ritmos Latinos, a recognized student organization, holds classes in basic salsa every Tuesday night. The next class is on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

Come join us at the Dennis Small Cultural Center (UMC 4th floor, Room 457) from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. and learn to dance rueda-de-casino style salsa. There's no charge and you don't have to bring a partner. Classes are open to all members of the CU Boulder student, staff and faculty community. Feel free to bring a friend.

September 8, 2016 • Ritmos Latinos CU-Boulder • ritmoslatinos@colorado.edu

Sleep and the emotional brain: A study for 5-year-olds

Ever wondered how sleep affects child brain development and how children express their emotions? The CU Sleep and Development Laboratory is looking for 5-year-olds who typically sleep 9 hours or less at night. Families will be compensated for participating.

For more information visit our website or contact us at sleepdev@colorado.edu or (303) 492-4584.

September 8, 2016 • Sachi Wong • sleepdev@colorado.edu

LGBTQ ice skating night Sept. 9

Rec Center is hosting a free ice skating night for LGBTQ community at CU Boulder. Please bring your Buff OneCard with you.

Location: Rec Center

When: Sept. 9, 8 to 10:30 p.m.

September 8, 2016 • Gender and Sexuality Center • gsc@colorado.edu

You're almost there...Study Abroad deadlines approaching

Upcoming deadlines for study abroad programs this spring range from Sept. 15 through Oct. 3. Don’t miss your chance to enhance your college experience with overseas studies. Learn more about your study abroad opportunities by completing Study Abroad 101, which covers key information to get you started on your study abroad journey. Study Abroad 101 is offered online and in-person - get started today.

Intermediate French conversation course

Join us at ALTEC this fall to brush up on your French. Whether you're going abroad or just want to dust off the cobwebs, this non-credit course is perfect for you to practice your everyday French.

French – Intermediate Conversation Oct. 15 - Dec. 3 on Saturdays, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Register Here.

Class starts soon. Get your seat today.

September 8, 2016 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

Animated innovation: The marriage of art, storytelling and technology at Dreamworks Animation

Featured in the credits of the 13 DreamWorks movies, CU Boulder engineering alumnus, Rob Sherwood, shares his high-level perspective on the growth of the animation industry and the technologies that have made this innovation possible. He will discuss current animation processes and offer a sneak peek at the technologies in the pipeline that promise the next chapter of transformation.

Friday, Sept. 9, 4:15 to 5:45 p.m. Atlas 100. Free and open to the public.

Advanced conversational French course

Join us at ALTEC this fall to brush up on your French. Whether you're going abroad or just want to dust off the cobwebs, this non-credit course is perfect for you to practice your everyday French.

French – advanced conversation Sept. 12-Nov. 10 Mondays and Wednesdays 12 to 12:45 p.m. Register Here.

Class starts soon. Get your seat today.

September 7, 2016 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

Cinema Kabuki: Sagi Musume

Film screening: Cinema Kabuki: Sagi Musume, Tuesday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m., Muenzinger Auditorium, CU Boulder.

From a white heron to a coquettish girl, to a woman seducing her lover and hellish betrayal, Sagi Museum, or “Heron Maiden,” is one of the most challenging dance roles in Kabuki theatre. This screening is hosted by Center for Asian Studies in collaboration with the Japan Foundation, Japan America Society of Colorado, and the CU International Film Series.

Japanese conversational course

Already know a little Japanese? Then come put it to use in our ALTEC Non-Credit Japanese Conversational course this Fall. Converse directly with peers about chosen topics and take the next step toward fluency.

Classes take place on Thursdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Sept. 8 - Nov. 17

Register Here!


September 7, 2016 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu


Looking for volunteer opportunities? Monthly Give-A-Days are a great way to become involved through volunteering around Boulder. They provide a great opportunity to work with fellow students, staff and faculty members to impact our surrounding community in a positive way for just one day! Events range from Habitat for Humanity to the "I Have a Dream" Foundation.

Sign up to volunteer here.

Please contact vrcevents@colorado.edu with any questions or concerns.

Help shape campus transportation options

This brief survey about your daily commute is used to help make future decisions on transportation projects on campus and throughout the rest of the community. For your time, you'll be entered to win one of 15 gift cards for local restaurants.

Take survey

'Last Life in the Universe' screening Sept. 14

Film screening: Last Life in the Universe, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m., Muenzinger Auditorium.

A suicidal, obsessively compulsive Japanese librarian is forced to lie low in Thailand with a pot-smoking woman coping with the recent loss of her sister. A discussion will follow the film, hosted by David Atherton, assistant professor of Japanese. The screening is hosted by CAS in collaboration with the Japan Foundation and the CU International Film Series.

Non-credit course: Korean beginning 1

Introducing Korean, a non-credit course at ALTEC for the fall semester starting in October. Oct. 7 - Dec. 2 Fridays 12 to 2 p.m.

Register now on our Website!

More details at: https://altec.colorado.edu/languageclasses/

September 7, 2016 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

Sign up by Sept. 9 for Sunday bowling leagues

Get a team together and play in a league! You only need four team members to participate.

There’s a one-time $50/team registration and a $5/week/person fee which includes three games and shoe rental each week. Learn more

Fall 2016 • Sundays, 6-8:30 p.m.
Sept 11, 18, 25
Oct 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Nov 6, 13
Dec 4

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events!
The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC

Student Engagement & Collaboration Area Grand Opening - Sept. 14

Visit the Student Engagement & Collaboration Area on the 2nd floor of the UMC to learn about resources and how to get involved from the Center for Student Involvement (CSI), the Cultural Unity & Engagement (CUE) Center, and UMC Events Planning & Catering.

September 7, 2016 • Lisa Grove • lisa.grove@colorado.edu

Pollinator appreciation: Bees, birds, butterflies and moths

September is pollinator month in Boulder. Join Deane Bowers at the CU Museum of Natural History on Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. as she explains the biology of pollination and highlights the importance of these animal “go-betweens” for plant pollination. She will discuss the fascinating ecology and evolution of these interactions and the important role birds and insects play on the planet, in our gardens, and in our lives. The lecture is free and open to the public.

September 6, 2016 • CU Museum of Natural History • cumuseum@colorado.edu