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.

Free one-on-one financial coaching sessions with CU Money Sense

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Meet with our certified personal financial manager to gain information and solutions that will help you to better manage your financial life. Most sessions last 30 minutes to one hour and are always free. Our appointments are open to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent alumni.

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Study ecology and evolution in the Galápagos Islands - Global seminar study abroad program

There's still time to apply to study ecology and conservation in one of the most biologically diverse locations on the planet: The Galápagos Islands. Obtain hands-on experience in principles and practice of ecology and conservation biology. Also included is a visit to the Bellavista Cloud Forest, a rare and endangered ecosystem in Ecuador. Earn three EBIO credits with course hours in the fall and then on-site next winter break. Application deadline: July 1. More information.

Sedentary subjects needed for paid muscle soreness study $120

The IPHY department is seeking 18-30 year-old volunteers who are sedentary (no regular exercise) for a paid research study on muscle adaptations to exercise. Additional screening questions will be asked upon inquiry. The study will involve leg exercise, muscle biopsies, blood samples and strength and soreness measurements. The study will require six hours total, spread across three appointments within a month. You will be paid $120 for study completion.

July 1, 2014 • Molly Welsh, 303-859-2928 • allenlab@colorado.edu

Call for Stampede Leadership Camp program submissions

Residence Hall Association sponsors a free camp for incoming first-year students, introducing them to leadership opportunities and preparing them for their future as a Buff. Much of the camp involves breakout sessions/programs that cover many topics. Programs can be about anything from campus involvement, to becoming a local, to how to make your voice heard. Generally, we select programs that are interactive, educational, and fun for the students. Consider submitting a program at stampede.colorado.edu. Program proposals are due on July 13.

July 1, 2014 • Kate Schreiner • stampede@colorado.edu

Planning to study abroad spring 2015? Apply now for a chance to win a $250 travel gift certificate!

Any student who opens a spring 2015 CU-Boulder study abroad application by Tuesday, July 15, will be entered into a drawing to win a $250 travel gift certificate. Two lucky students will win. You can complete Study Abroad 101 online and receive general advising from study abroad advisors via live chat, email, or phone. Visit our website for more information on how to get started. Winners will be notified by July 22 and will receive funds once they are accepted and committed to their program.

Exercise and cancer prevention research study

Reason for this study: To understand how exercise prevents cancer.

What you will do: Fitness assessments, questionnaires, supervised exercise, blood and saliva collection.

Compensation: You can earn up to $300.

Who can be in the study: You must be a female between the ages of 30-45 and plan to live in Denver for the next 10 months. You should not be a regular exerciser but you should be willing to exercise four times per week for 16 weeks.

July 1, 2014 • Sushmitha Bobba • cuchange@colorado.edu

2014 Diversity and Inclusion Summit call for proposals – Due June 30

Building the Road Map: Educate, Inspire, Empower and Transform

2014 marks the 50th commemoration of the landmark 1964 Civil Rights Act. To honor this monumental legal shift in America, the Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Nov. 11-12 continues “Building the Road Map” that we hope will lead to achieving equality for all. We seek proposals that will further our pursuit of a diverse and inclusive community as well as reflect and honor the historical context of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Due June 30.

Planning your fall schedule? Earn two credits this coming fall for music lessons

Earn two credit hours this coming fall with CU-Boulder's Applied Music Program. Group classes include guitar, piano and hand drum circle. Private lessons are available for everything from banjo and guitar to voice and piano. Check out our faculty bios and find what works best for you. Lessons begin Sept. 15. Register now on MyCUInfo portal. $326 per credit. Tuition is separate from main campus tuition. Contact advisor at appmusic@colorado.edu or 303-492-5950. Detailed information

Something for every taste is here at the UMC

When hunger pains hit, when you crave something different, or when you just need a treat to make the day more special, come on over to the UMC where so many delicious favorites are under one roof.

Enjoy Cold Stone ice cream and frozen yogurt bar, Domino's Pizza, Jamba's smoothies, Panda Chinese, Subway sandwiches, Celestial beverages, and of course, choices at Alferd Packer Restaurant & Grill and Baby Doe's Coffee & Bakery. Open Mondays-Fridays during the summer, 1st floor UMC. Visit our website for the hours of each and menus. YUM!

Furnished home for rent Sept. 1 - Dec. 15

Furnished home for rent Sept. 1 - Dec. 15. Dates are somewhat flexible on both ends. Home will be available again January through May if needed.

3,500 square-foot home, ranch style with finished basement on .8 acre, three bedrooms, master suite, viking kitchen, internet, steam shower, hot tub, theater, patios/gardens and quiet neighborhood.

$3,600.00/month. Weekly lawn care will be provided by lawn service.

Contact Christie at 303-906-8796 oihavateen@comcast.net

June 26, 2014