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.

Bursar's Office opening late Tuesday, Jan. 10

On the second Tuesday of every month, the Bursar's Office will open 15 minutes later (9:15 a.m.) for a staff meeting.

January 9, 2017 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

Apply to study abroad before Jan. 15 for a chance to win $500! 

Any student who opens a fall or summer 2017 CU Boulder study abroad application by Sunday, Jan. 15, will be entered into a drawing to win $500 toward their study abroad program. Two students will win!

You can receive advising from study abroad advisors in-person, via live chat, email at abroad@colorado.edu or phone at 303-492-7741. Visit abroad.colorado.edu for more information on how to get started, or contact us via online chat. The winners will receive funds once they are accepted and committed to their study abroad program.

January 6, 2017 • Allie Nunes • abroad@colorado.edu
http://studyabroad.colorado.edu

Korean language course (non-credit)

ALTEC returns this spring with Korean! Whether you're new to Korean or just want to brush up on your skills, ALTEC's non-credit language program is the fast, fun way to learn any language.

Korean Beginning 1 & 2
Jan. 17 through March 23 | Five-week courses | Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Get your seat today and discover where language will take you! Cost is $150.

Check out these and other course listings on our website!

January 6, 2017 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu
http://altec.colorado.edu

Portuguese language class (non-credit)

Ever wanted to learn Portuguese? Join us at ALTEC this spring and discover a whole new world through language!

Courses are open to everyone—great for those who plan on traveling abroad, want to boost their language placement scores or just have a love for language. Register today and see where language will take you.

Sessions are eight weeks long and start Jan. 20. Cost is $150.

Visit our website to check out all of ALTEC's non-credit language classes this spring

January 6, 2017 • Anderson Language Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu
http://altec.colorado.edu

French language courses (non-credit)

Want to learn French? Join us at ALTEC and begin your journey!

Courses are open to everyone—great for those who plan on traveling abroad, want to boost their language placement scores or just have a love for language. Register today and see where language will take you.

Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Courses
Start Jan. 17 | Eight weeks | $150

Visit our website to check out all of ALTEC's upcoming non-credit language classes.

January 6, 2017 • Anderson Language & Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu
http://altec.colorado.edu

Volunteers needed for cardiovascular research

The Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab at CU Boulder is seeking volunteers to participate in a clinical research study. We are looking for healthy women and men, non-smokers, ages 18 to 79, who either perform regular aerobic exercise or those who do not exercise. Volunteers should not be taking hormone replacement therapy (if over 40 years old). Benefits for volunteers include: cardiovascular health assessment, VO2max test, body composition, blood chemistry and compensation.

For more information, please email cvstudy.cuboulder@gmail.com.

Last chance: Download D2L course materials today

Students, did you know you lose access to Desire2Learn (D2L) courses just three weeks after the conclusion of each semester? That means, if there are any course materials or assignment submissions you wish to keep from the fall semester, you have until the end of today, Jan. 5, to download any D2L content.

Visit the Office of Information Technology website to learn how easy it is to download course materials via the D2L content tool.

January 5, 2017 • Office of Information Technology • help@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/oit/

Catalan language course (non-credit)

Learn the romantic Catalan language this spring at ALTEC! Take a virtual trip through the Catalan speaking regions of Spain and learn foundational skills and vocabulary. Whether you want to engage in everyday dialogue with natives here or abroad or gain linguistic access to Catalan culture, learn the fun way at ALTEC.

Beginning 1
Jan. 18 to March 8, Wednesdays, 2 to 4 p.m.

Intermediate 1
Jan. 23 to March 13, Mondays and Wednesdays, 11:30 to 12:30 p.m.

Register at: https://altec.colorado.edu/languageclasses/

The Connection is open during winter break!

Looking for something to do when the weather is rough? The Connection (first floor UMC) is open during winter break! See our website for hours.

As the ONLY bowling center in Boulder, The Connection features 10 bowling lanes, eight nine-foot billiards tables, video game consoles (Xbox One, PS4, Wii), pinball and arcade games, a foosball table and a selection of food and beverages available daily. Come in to watch the latest sporting events on our multiple HDTVs.

Video Game Tournament – Madden 17 (XBOX ONE) – Jan. 27

Watch players in action, try different games and earn bragging rights and prizes! Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection; play begins at 7 p.m. $5 entry fee. Prizes for top finishers! Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
Jan. 27 - Madden 17 (XBOX ONE)
Feb. 10 - NBA2K17 (PS4)
Feb. 24 - NHL 17 (XBOX ONE)
Mar. 10 - COD: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Mar. 24 - Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii)
Apr. 14 - FIFA 17 (PS4)
Apr. 28 - Gears of War 4 (XBOX ONE)

The Connection, UMC first floor

9-Ball Billiards Tournament Jan. 25

Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk. Play begins at 7 p.m.
$5 entry fee.

Tournaments run in either double elimination or round robin format. BCA rules apply. Prizes for top finishers. Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
9-Ball: Jan. 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 22, Apr. 26
8-Ball: Feb. 8, Mar. 8, Apr. 12

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

Celtic New Year Rites & Intentions Jan. 1, 11AM

"The Path Ahead" - Celtic New Year Rites & Intentions Sunday 1st January 2017, 11 am - 2 pm Wesley Student Center/Chapel, 1290 Folsom Street, Boulder $35 ($25 conc. if you are on a very low income)

See Facebook page for more info https://www.facebook.com/events/612898932229381/

Wesley Foundation Student Center/Chapel
1290 Folsom Street, across from Folsom Field

Download D2L course materials by Jan. 5

Students, did you know you lose access to Desire2Learn (D2L) courses just three weeks after the conclusion of each semester? That means, if there are any course materials or assignment submissions you wish to keep from the fall semester, you have until the end of Thursday, Jan. 5, to download any D2L content.

Visit the Office of Information Technology website to learn how easy it is to download course materials via the D2L content tool.

December 23, 2016 • Office of Information Technology • help@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/oit/

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