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'Between Two Cubas' - Talk by Ruth Behar

"Between Two Cubas" - Talk by Ruth Behar: 5 p.m. in the Center for British and Irish Studies, 5th Floor of Norlin Library.

Ruth Behar was born in Havana, Cuba, and grew up in New York. She is the Victor Haim Perera Collegiate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Michigan. Her honors include a MacArthur “Genius” Award, a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, a Distinguished Alumna Award from Wesleyan University, and an Excellence in Education Award from the University of Michigan.


April 1, 2016 • Lara Stein Pardo • lara.stein.pardo@colorado.edu

Campus Sustainability Summit: A community dialogue for vision, ideas and action planning

WHEN: Thursday, April 21, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. WHERE: University Memorial Center. Free open to CU-Boulder students, faculty and staff http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter/css.

The 22nd annual campus sustainability summit takes a forward-looking and interactive approach in 2016. Join a collaborative community-based process to crowd-source sustainability solutions. Register by April 15 here.

April 1, 2016 • Marianne Martin • ecenter@colorado.edu

Paid study for active men who do not bicycle for exercise

The Applied Exercise Science Lab is seeking 18-35 year-old men who participate in ≥three sessions of aerobic exercise per week of >30min totally 2.5–5.0 hrs/wk. This may not include cycling (commuting is ok), but may include running, hiking, swimming, basketball, soccer, tennis, etc. More screening questions will be asked upon inquiry. The study will require 8 hrs: 4 visits, 2 hrs/visit. You will be compensated $50 for your participation. Assessment of VO2max, lactate threshold, efficiency/economy and training zones is included.

April 1, 2016 • Eric Homestead • homestea@colorado.edu

Start smart salary negotiation workshop

Will you be graduating soon? Do you want to learn skills to negotiate a higher salary and better benefits? Join us on Tuesday, April 19, 4:30 to 7 p.m. in C4C S350 at this interactive workshop to better understand the pay gap, know your worth, and gain the confidence and skills to earn fair compensation upon graduation. This is a FREE workshop with preference given to 3rd or 4th year women-identified students. Appetizers will be provided. Limited space/RVSP required: wrc@colorado.edu or 303-492-4250 (Register by April 13).

April 1, 2016 • Sarah Rimmel • wrc@colorado.edu

2016-17 student positions at the E-Center

Early applications are now being considered for academic year 2016-17 student employment with the CU Environmental Center.
Some interviews may be scheduled for May for early applications received by April 25. Final application deadline Aug. 8.
See full list of expected openings, job descriptions, start dates, additional job information and link to the application form on the E-Center website. The University of Colorado Environmental Center serves as a catalyst and facilitator for a culture of sustainability at CU Boulder.

April 1, 2016 • Marianne Martin • ecenter@colorado.edu

Campus Sustainability Summit call for posters

Share your sustainability initiative! With your participation, the event will result in renewed vision, fresh ideas and an action plan for CU’s sustainability. The poster display will convey a broad sense of the many sustainability programs (academics, research, operations, outreach, engagement) happening on campus and in the community by CU-Boulder faculty, staff and students. Posters will be accepted on a rolling basis until April 11. Poster Registration: http://goo.gl/forms/SwLS2QjcKA

April 1, 2016 • Marianne Martin • ecenter@colorado.edu