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Global Seminar interest meeting: Russian language and culture

Make summer 2017 unforgettable, spending six weeks immersed in Russian culture and language in St. Petersburg!

The program, directed by Professor Artemi Romanov, includes language courses each morning and afternoon/weekend excursions around the city, plus a weekend trip to Moscow! Earn 9 credits and fulfill the A&S historical context core requirement. Beginning- to advanced-Russian speakers are welcome.

Learn more at the informational meeting Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 5 p.m. in HUMN 335.

Global Seminar: Operations management

Complete the operations management course this summer in Spain! Travel to Valencia this summer and study management in one of Spain's most exciting cities. You will engage in site visits to local businesses and learn first-hand about Spanish and international companies.

Learn more at the informational meeting on Thursday, Jan. 26, from 5 to 6 p.m. in KOBL 355.

Applications for paid internships with PIIE due Jan. 27

CU Public Interest Internship Experience (PIIE) is seeking applicants interested in making a positive impact this summer. PIIE provides full-time, paid summer internships in fields ranging from animal welfare to education, health, law and sustainability working for nonprofit and government agencies in the Denver/Boulder area.

Visit CU Boulder Today to learn more information and see the complete list of host organizations.

Mosaic Gospel Choir Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

Sing your heart out with CU's Mosaic Gospel Choir on Wednesday nights, 7 p.m. at CU's Wesley Student Center/Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., across from the Stadium, one block north of Colorado Ave., at the corner of University Heights Ave. Drop-ins welcome. LGBTQI-friendly. Bring friends. (Don't need to be Christian. Open to all.) Facebook

Blue Book Cafe: FREE Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

A new space for students and faculty to relax, study, play piano and hang out, the Blue Book Cafe is located in the blue A-frame building at 1290 Folsom Street (in the lounge at CU's Wesley Student Center).

There will be FREE ice water, coffee, tea and hot cocoa, as well as free wifi and comfy chairs and couches.

January 23, 2017 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Free Yoga Mondays at 6 p.m.

Authentic hatha, vinyasa flow. Bring a mat if you have one. We have extras if you don't. Best to eat dinner after class. Meets at CU's Wesley Student Center/Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., across from the Stadium, one block north of Colorado Ave. at the corner of University Heights Ave. LGBTQI-affirming. Bring friends.

Village Center grand opening event Jan. 24

The new Village Center Dining and Community Commons in Williams Village will have its grand opening event Tuesday, Jan. 24, from 3 to 5 p.m.

There will be a Ralphie appearance with photo op (weather permitting), t-shirt giveaways to the first 50 student attendees, tours of the new facility and fantastic food options available to all guests. Faculty, staff and students are all encouraged to attend.

Changes to off-campus access for ACS publications

The UCB Libraries have changed off-campus access for the American Chemical Society publications due to use violations. These will no longer be accessible using the campus VPN. Users will need to log in to the Library’s EZProxy, also accessible through the library’s catalog.

For more information visit our website or contact us with any questions.

January 23, 2017 • Esta Tovstiadi • Esta.Tovstiadi@colorado.edu

Global Seminar: International operations management in Hong Kong

Travel to Hong Kong, China, this summer and study operations management in one of the largest trading centers in Asia. You will engage in daily site visits to local businesses and learn first-hand about manufacturing in mainland China during an overnight field trip to Guangdong Province.

Find out more at the informational meeting Jan. 25 from 4 to 5 p.m. in KOBL 350.

Global Seminar interest meeting: Culture wars in Rome

Spend your Maymester walking, talking, eating and exploring in central Rome!

Culture Wars in Rome is a two-week course led by Paul Diduch, an instructor in the CU Boulder Herbst Program of Humanities. Students earn three humanities (or elective) credits through lectures and visits to major sites in and near Rome.

Attend the informational meeting with the director and past participants on Wednesday, Feb. 1, from 5 to 5:30 p.m. in ECCR 108.

Global Seminar: Explore culture, media in Indonesia this summer

Attend a three-week field-based Global Seminar in Indonesia that explores the Mentawai Islands off the west coast of Sumatra, Padang and Bali. Learn the ethnographic method, documentary filmmaking and critical media practice while living with indigenous people and immersing in cultural politics.

Earn three upper-division credits for ANTH 3760. Open to all majors. The CAS Southeast Asia Study Abroad Scholarship ranges from $500 to $2,000 depending on financial need. Learn more at the informational meeting on Jan. 24 at 4 p.m. in Hale 450.

Soul Food Sundays 5 p.m.

A time to reflect upon how God is at work in our lives and in the world while enjoying a free home-cooked meal. Casual, conversational, social justice minded, science embracing, Jesus-loving Christianity. Meets in the lounge at CU's Wesley Chapel.

Wesley Fellowship is a progressive Christian campus ministry that helps university students grow in faith, service, and love. Fully LGBTQI-friendly. "Stretch your mind, feed your soul!" 1290 Folsom St., across from the stadium, at the corner of University Heights Avenue.

January 22, 2017 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Free lecture: Comanche Archaeology and the Theater of War

In Severin Fowles lecture, he reveals new archaeological discoveries that complicate and extend a revisionist understanding of intercultural power dynamics in the colonial Southwest. Evidence demonstrates, for much of the colonial era, some of the most ambitious imperial actors were Native American. The Comanche were involved in a strange form of "reversed colonialism," startling the European colonizers by attempting to colonize them in return.

The event is scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 28, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. in HALE 270.

January 20, 2017 • CU Natural History Museum • museumed@colorado.edu

Global Seminar interest meeting: Dante's Inferno interest meeting

Spend three weeks with CU Boulder’s Suzanne Magnanini in Italy, exploring Florence’s historic streets. Learn about Dante, his Inferno, paintings and frescoes inspired by the poem.

The course fulfills upper-division literature and the arts core and counts toward the Italian major and minor. You don't have to know Italian to spend part of your summer studying in Italy! Come learn more Monday, Jan. 30, in the C4C, room N215, from 5 to 6 p.m. See you there!

Global Seminar: International operations management in Hong Kong

Travel to Hong Kong, China, this summer and study operations management in one of the largest trading centers in Asia. You will engage in daily site visits to local businesses and learn first-hand about manufacturing in mainland China during an overnight field trip to Guangdong Province.

Find out more at the informational meeting Jan. 25 from 4 to 5 p.m. in KOBL 350.

International internship opportunities with Leeds and Education Abroad

Are you a Leeds School of Business student interested in earning academic credit through a summer international internship? To learn more, attend the international internship interest meeting on Monday, Jan. 23, at 5 p.m. in KOBL S233.

January 20, 2017 • Steven Rose • steven.rose@colorado.edu
http://abroad.colorado.edu

International internship opportunities with Education Abroad, IAFS

Are you an International Affairs major interested in earning academic credit through a summer international internship? Attend the international internship interest meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 25, at 4:30 p.m. in C4C S350 to learn more.

January 20, 2017 • Steven Rose • steven.rose@colorado.edu
http://abroad.colorado.edu

Global Seminar interest meeting: Entrepreneurship, empowerment in South Africa

Want to spend your summer in South Africa gaining hands on experience as a consultant? Earn six credits in six weeks. Students form consulting teams with local South African students to develop deliverables for clients.

Earn credit hours for INBU 4925. This counts toward business electives, fulfills the Global Experience requirement for the GBC or counts as internship credit for both the Entrepreneurship Certificate and the Cross Campus Entrepreneurship Certificate.

Interest meeting is scheduled for Jan. 25 at 5 p.m. in KOBL 203.

International internship opportunities with Education Abroad, CMCI

Are you a CMCI student interested in earning academic credit through a summer international internship? Attend the international internship interest meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 25, at noon in Armory 218 to learn more.

January 20, 2017 • Steven Rose • steven.rose@colorado.edu
http://abroad.colorado.edu

Classic non-credit language classes starting soon!

Keep your new language skills sharp, or try another language. With such a wide variety of languages, you are bound to find one for you!

ALTEC's Early Start session is almost over! Be sure to check out the Classic Start classes on the ALTEC website.

January 20, 2017 • Jennifer Katzung • altec@colorado.edu
http://altec.colorado.edu/

Family Day at CU Museum of Natural History

Ancient mammals – just as awesome as dinosaurs!

Come explore fossilized mammalian creatures that roamed the Rocky Mountain region for hundreds of millions of years. The history of horses, the rise of the rhinos, teeny tiny teeth and more marvelous matters will make some mighty memories. There will be hands-on STEAM activities for the whole family and real paleontologists available to share their knowledge and passion for fossils.

The free event is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Global Seminar interest meeting: Operations management

Complete Operations Management this summer in Spain! Travel to Valencia this summer and study management in one of Spain's most exciting cities. You will engage in site visits to local businesses and learn first-hand about Spanish and international companies.

Find out more at the informational meeting scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 26, from 5 to 6 p.m. in KOBL 355.

Global Seminar interest meeting: Accounting in a global economy

Spend 2 weeks next summer on this new Global Seminar in London and Amsterdam and complete ACCT 3700! Build an understanding of how the global economy affects financial reporting and legal-transfer pricing strategies for multi-national corporations.

An informational meeting with Director Josh Neil is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 2, at 5 p.m. in KOBL 355.

'Anthem for the Ancestors' musical peformance

Two wildly different musical mediums serve as a metaphor for a collision of historical perspectives in Anthem of the Ancestors, a unique musical work composed for string quartet and Native American flute. The program narrates the history of North America’s first people from a personal Native American perspective.

The new composition is the work of Littlebird and violinist Chas Wetherbee. Native American storyteller and vocalist Breana McCullough narrates the piece in her native language, that of the indigenous Karuk people of California.

January 20, 2017 • Kolby Harvey • kolbyharvey@gmail.com
http://atlas.colorado.edu/anthem

Be a zero-waste warrior with Ralphie’s Green Stampede

Join Ralphie’s Green Stampede at home basketball games and help us keep Coors a zero-waste event center. Free entrance to the game, meal and T-shirt. Volunteers are needed to staff zero-waste stations throughout the stadium to educate basketball fans about the importance and impact of composting and recycling. Volunteers are on the front line to divert waste from the landfill, helping us get to our goal of 90 percent diversion. Come as an individual, with friends or as an organization, and check out what the zero-waste excitement is all about.

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