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.

'Tripod: Mead, Bateson, Bali'

Tripod: Mead, Bateson, Bali is a mixed-media documentary performance about ethnography, art, purpose and the systems in which we find ourselves. Learn more at CU Boulder Today.

CAS Speaker Series
Friday, April 7
Showtimes at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Old Main Chapel

Sponsored by the Center for Asian Studies, Department of Anthropology, College of Media, Communication and Information, Center for Documentary and Ethnographic Media, and Department of Critical Media Practices

Got a baby bump? Paid research study for first-time moms

Perinatal Emotion and Relationships Longitudinal Study (PEARLS)

Researchers in CU’s Department of Psychology and Neuroscience are recruiting women who are currently pregnant with their first child to participate in a paid study of their experiences of pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. The study can be completed online, over the phone and from your home.

If interested, please contact Laura River, study coordinator, by email or phone.

Email: pearlstudy@colorado.edu | Phone: 303-735-7547

April 6, 2017 • Laura River • pearlstudy@colorado.edu
http://cucrest.com/pearls

Workshop on using yoga to support trauma recovery

Yoga can empower survivors of trauma by reconnecting them to their physical body, increasing self-awareness and self-regulation. This two-part workshop will provide a greater understanding of the neurobiology of trauma, explore the role of the body in healing and then move into a 45-minute yoga sequence. Mats provided. Survivors and allies are all welcome to this experiential and educational event on trauma-informed yoga.

Thursday, April 13, 1:45 to 3:15 p.m.
Rec Center, Mind Body Studio (second floor)

Friends of the Libraries Spring Treasures Event

Please save the date for the Friends of the Libraries Spring Treasures Event featuring Marjorie McIntosh. This will be the first Friends of the Libraries event to be held at the Boulder Public Library, located at 9th Street and Canyon Boulevard, and we are very much looking forward to the collaboration.

The Thursday, April 13, event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a light reception at the BPL's Canyon Theatre. The presentation will focus on the Boulder county Latino History Project.

Bursar's Office afternoon closure on Thursday, April 6

The Bursar's Office will close from 12:45 to 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, so that staff can attend training.

April 5, 2017 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

Interested in earning a master's degree in China?

Schwarzman Scholars is a highly-selective international scholarship designed to prepare future leaders for success in a world where China plays a key global role. Students earn a professional master’s degree in global affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing, along with leadership training, a network of senior mentors, practical training/internships and travel seminars.

Best for juniors and seniors with very strong GPAs. Join a Schwarzman representative to learn more.

Wednesday, April 12, 2 to 3 p.m
Norlin Library, room S-421

Sexuality and religion panel April 6

LGBTQ+ Students of Faith will be hosting a panel on the intersections and conflicts between faith, gender identity and sexuality. Come with questions and an open mind as we discuss how these intersecting identities impact our lives. Light refreshments will be available.

Join us in Humanities 10 at 6:30 p.m. this Thursday, April 6.

Town hall meeting with Congressman Polis on April 7

Congressman Jared Polis will be hosting a town hall meeting at the UMC Glen Miller Ballroom on Friday, April 7, at 5:30 p.m. He will be prepared to speak on a wide range of subjects, including President Trump’s proposed budget, healthcare, education and environmental issues.

Pre-registration is highly encouraged, as seating is limited. Reserve your space at the Eventbrite link below.

Read the CU Boulder Today story for more details.

Sexpressions talent showcase April 20

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center holds Sexpressions, a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of women’s sexuality (trans and gender non-conforming inclusive) in a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment.

In addition to fun and entertainment, there will be free food, games and dance contests, so be sure to come by for a night of fantastic performances! Please wear teal in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Thursday April 20, 6:30 to 10 p.m.
University Memorial Center, room 235

Crafternoon: Origami making

Come get crafty and make some origamis with the CU Women's Resource Center on Monday, April 10, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in UMC 416.

Make new connections, relax and let your creativity loose! All students, staff and faculty are welcome.

CCW listening lunch

Please join the Chancellor's Committee for Women (CCW) for lunch to give us feedback on women's issues on the CU Boulder campus. We will provide lunch; you provide your voice. We look forward to meeting you and hearing your thoughts. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Jan Owens at 303-492-4078 or jan.owens@colorado.edu.

Wednesday, April 26, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in UMC 425

On 4/13 Stop by Regent for cake provided by Student Employment, Office of Financial Aid

The second week in April is National Student Employment Week, organized by the National Student Employment Association. April 9–15, campuses across the country will be recognizing the contribution of their student employees. Take some time out to show your student employees your appreciation!

On Thursday, April 13, CU Student Employment will be sharing cake with all CU student employees and supervisors. Stop by the north side of Regent (on the patio) between 11:30am-1:30 pm & have a slice. If weather is bad, we will be inside building.

April 4, 2017 • Student Employment Office • stdemp@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/studentemployment/

Junius Henderson: The Man and His Museum

Join Mona Lambrecht, curator of history and collections at the CU Heritage Center, for a fascinating look at the life and many scientific contributions of Junius Henderson (1865 to 1937).

Henderson, for whom the museum building was later named, was the first curator of the University of Colorado’s natural history collection. And when he retired in 1933, he curated the largest natural history collection in the Rocky Mountain Region.

The April 12 event is free and open to the public and will take place in the CU Museum's Paleontology Hall.

April 4, 2017 • CU Museum of Natural History • museumed@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/cumuseum/calendar.

Paid Women's Wellness Research Study

CU Boulder Psychology and Neuroscience Department researchers are conducting a study designed to help prevent depression, reduce stress and promote health and well-being. Earn up to $225, and get a copy of your MRI on DVD.

Participant qualifications :
• Women with a history of depression
• Ages 18 to 55
• Willing to participate in two MRI scans
• Smartphone users with data plan
• Have internet access
• Have normal or corrected-to-normal vision

Please email womenswellness@colorado.edu for more information.

April 4, 2017 • Women's Wellness Study • womenswellness@colorado.edu

James Wright book release April 18

The human face of combat is on full display in James Wright’s new book Enduring Vietnam: An American Generation and Its War. Based on personal accounts and 160 interviews with veterans and their families, Wright forms a complete picture of the complicated and ambivalent nature of this war and the young people involved: who they were, what they did in battle and what their sacrifices meant.

Books will be for sale at the event, and the author will be available for signing.

Tuesday, April 18, 6:30 p.m.
Old Main Chapel

April 4, 2017 • Center of the American West
http://www.centerwest.org

Crafternoon: Origami making

Come get crafty and make some origamis with the CU Women's Resource Center. Make new connections, relax and let your creativity loose! All students, staff and faculty are welcome.

Monday, April 10, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
University Memorial Center, room 416

Attention 2017 graduates: Don’t miss the Grad Fair!

The Grad Fair will be held Wednesday, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the CU Book Store in the UMC.

Attendees will be able to purchase caps and gowns, order graduation announcements, visit with Career Services and the Alumni Association and much more! There will be prizes, as well as the opportunity to have a portrait taken in your cap and gown.

April 4, 2017 • CU Book Store • assist@cubookstore.com
http://www.cubookstore.com

MALfunction #6: Materiality

MALfunction is a series of intimate events curated by Maya Livio that question where media and society, research and practice meet. Each event features one researcher and one artist whose projects examine a similar technological theme.

The upcoming materiality session will feature researcher Ben Fino-Radin and artist Melanie Clemmons. It is free and open to the public. RSVP via Facebook.

Tuesday, April 11, at 6:30 p.m.
CU Museum of Natural History

Exposure Film Project: When hip-hop meets the outdoors

On April 6, CU Boulder student Ani Yahzid will host a presentation to discuss the protection of natural spaces across the U.S., diversity in the outdoors and his Exposure Film Project, an experimental film series (currently in preproduction) attempting to get more multicultural urban youth outdoors and engaged in outdoor recreation.

Yahzid plans to film a two-week backcountry trip with an Atlanta hip-hop artist and his producer, both of whom have no prior outdoor experience.

The discussion will take place from 3 to 4 p.m. in UMC 245.

April 3, 2017 • Ani Yahzid • ayahzid@gmail.com
http://tysounds.com

Town hall meeting with Congressman Polis on April 7

Congressman Jared Polis will be hosting a town hall meeting at the UMC Glen Miller Ballroom on Friday, April 7, at 5:30 p.m. He will be prepared to speak on a wide range of subjects, including President Trump’s proposed budget, healthcare, education and environmental issues.

Pre-registration is highly encouraged, as seating is limited. Reserve your space at the Eventbrite link below.

Read the CU Boulder Today story for more details.

Workshop on using yoga to support trauma recovery

Yoga can empower survivors of trauma by reconnecting them to their physical body, increasing self-awareness and self-regulation. This two-part workshop will provide a greater understanding of the neurobiology of trauma, explore the role of the body in healing and then move into a 45-minute yoga sequence. Mats provided. Survivors and allies are all welcome to this experiential and educational event on trauma-informed yoga.

Thursday, April 13, 1:45 to 2:15 p.m.
Rec Center, Mind Body Studio (second floor)

Kitchen Table: Last session for spring semester April 5

Join the Women's Resource Center for the last Kitchen Table of the semester on Wednesday, April 5, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at UMC 416.

Kitchen Table is a casual, social and safe space for bi-racial, multi-ethnic women and women of color on campus. Kitchen Table is open to students, staff and faculty and is a great opportunity to relax, enjoy food and build community for women of color.

April 3, 2017 • Jocelyne Beccera • jobe8109@colorado.edu

RSVP for the Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop

Learn how to negotiate your salary and benefits before your interviews!

This workshop is a no-cost experience for college students entering the job market that could EARN additional income over your lifetime! Skills taught include: negotiating your starting salary, articulating your value, creating a budget and building confidence during negotiation.

To RSVP, email WRC@colorado.edu. Open to all students but limited to 30 participants, so sign up early. Food provided.

Thursday, April 6, 5 to 7:30 p.m.
C4C, room S350

Sexpressions: Call for performers

Sexpressions is an annual talent showcase celebrating positive expression of women’s sexuality (trans and gender non-conforming inclusive). We are looking for all forms of expression: dance, art, spoken word, song, instrumental.

Interested? Email Nadia at nadia.brecl@colorado.edu and Savannah at savannah.ducharm@colorado.edu with a brief description of your performance/contribution. Submission deadline is Friday, April 7, at 5 p.m.

The showcase will take place Thursday, April 20, at 7 p.m. in UMC 235.

Spend your winter in the Galapagos!

Study ecology and conservation in one of the most biologically diverse locations on the planet: the Galapagos Islands! Get hands-on experience in principles and practice of ecology and conservation biology while swimming with sea turtles and hanging out with tortoises.

Earn three EBIO credits with course hours in the fall and then on-site next winter break. Join us to learn more on Tuesday, April 11, at 4 p.m. in C4C S350.

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