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Italian theatre performance

The Italian theatre class invites you to its annual performance in Italian: "Le disgrazie di Pulcinella" (The Misadventures of Pulcinella). Written by the students, based on a scenario of the Casamarciano Collection. The play, in two acts, follows the theatre form of the 19th C. Italian farce, featuring Pulcinella, one of the characters of "Commedia dell'Arte." Free admission. Enjoyable also for the non-Italian audience. Refreshments available after the shows. Old Main Chapel, Saturday, April 26 at 7 p.m.; Sunday, April 27 at 4 p.m.

April 22, 2014 • Chiara Torriani • chiara.torriani@colorado.edu

Learn to read German this summer

GRMN 1500: German for reading knowledge

Instructor: Saskia Hintz

Summer Term B: July 8 - Aug. 8
Monday - Thursday 12:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Designed especially for graduate students. Emphasizes analytical skills for acquiring reading proficiency in specialized and technical German in one's field of research. Recommended for pass/fail registration. Does not satisfy the arts and sciences foreign language requirement. Does not count toward the German major.

For course information contact: Saskia.Hintz@Colorado.EDU

April 22, 2014 • Saskia Hintz • Saskia.Hintz@Colorado.EDU

Colorado community rights network state ballot No. 75 information

Meet the organizers, and learn about the growing movement across Colorado and the nation that has been recently described by the Independent Petroleum Association of New Mexico as, “…the beginning of a social movement that is greater than just the oil and gas industry, it is a potential game changer for all of corporate America." Want to do more than regulate fracking and GMOs? Get involved!

Tuesday, April 22 (EARTH DAY), 5-7pm Humanities 150, University of Colorado Boulder

April 21, 2014 • Cole Anthony • cuwild@colorado.edu
http://www.cocrn.org

CU's Mosaic Gospel Choir in concert - Sunday, April 27 5PM

Like to tap your toes? Like people singing their hearts out? Like being taken to a higher place in the soul through song?

Come enjoy the 8th performance of CU's Mosaic Gospel Choir on Sun. April 27 at 5pm at Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom St. A rockusly reverent night of righteous rambunctiousness, the choir is led by musician and composer extraordinaire, Gary Grundei.

Denim Days April 22

2 - 3:15 p.m. in Woodruff Cottage. Violence prevention educators from local nonprofits Moving to End Sexual Assault (MESA) and Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN) will discuss the facts and dynamics of sexual assault in our community, correcting myths as they go. You will also learn about volunteer opportunities in prevention and counseling.

*The Gender Justice League will also have a Denim Display Tuesday at the Woodruff Cottage

Italian theatre performance

The Italian theatre class invites you to its annual performance in Italian: "Le disgrazie di Pulcinella" (The Misadventures of Pulcinella). Written by the students, based on a scenario of the Casamarciano Collection. The play, in two acts, follows the theatre form of the 19th c. Italian farce, featuring Pulcinella, one of the characters of "Commedia dell'Arte." Free admission. Enjoyable also for the non-Italian audience. Refreshments available after the shows. Old Main Chapel, Saturday, April 26, at 7 p.m.; Sunday, April 27, at 4 p.m.

April 21, 2014 • Chiara Torriani • chiara.torriani@colorado.edu

Free Yoga Mondays at 6pm

Free Yoga for CU students Monday nights at 6pm. Authentic hatha, vinyasa flow taught by Jenn Bee. 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 Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., across from the stadium, 1 block north of Colorado Ave, at the corner of University Heights Ave. LGBTQ-friendly. Bring friends!! ($5 for faculty, staff, admin)

Takács Quartet

Edward Dusinberre, violin Károly Schranz, violin Geraldine Walther, viola András Fejer, cello

CU Symphony - 'The Planets'

"The Planets", Holst's beloved Romantic suite, explores the myth and magic of the solar system and the gods of Rome.

Fulbright grant information meeting – Thursday, April 24 at 3:30 p.m.

CU-Boulder is a top producing campus of U.S. Student Fulbright grants. Come to an information meeting to learn how you can apply for a Fulbright grant to do overseas study/research or to be an English teaching assistant overseas. These grants are for U.S. citizens who will have at least a bachelor's degree at the time the grant starts and have not completed a Ph.D. at the time of application. Where: C4C S350, Thursday, April 24, 3:30 p.m.

CUWednesday

Almost every Wednesday, CU International meets "somewhere" in Boulder to have a casual and relaxing dinner. Venues range from cheap and simple to a little more expensive and rather elaborate, but we try to go to a variety of places. If you would like to get updates on CUWednesday, and because attending dinner sometimes requires that we have an idea of how many people will attend, please sign up for our email list or join our Facebook group. Learn more here: http://internationalcu.com/.

April 21, 2014 • CU International • cuinternational@colorado.edu
http://internationalcu.com/

Register by April 25 for ATLAS Digital Media Boot Camp 2014

Offered over Maymester (May 12-30), DMBC is a three-week intensive program that teaches a broad range of creative tech, computing and digital media skills. These small, hands-on, project-based classes are a stream-lined and compact way for any student, staff or community member to learn and apply a highly versatile and relevant set of technical and creative tools for today's market place. DMBC is offered in the learning labs of the ATLAS building. Additional info at: dmbc.colorado.edu. Space is limited, register today. All are welcome.

April 21, 2014 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu

It’s not too late to register for Summer Session

Think summer. Summer Session registration is underway. Check myCUinfo or the Summer Session website to learn more about summer courses including Maymester and online courses. Register early for the best selection. Questions? Call 303-492-5148 or email ssdean@colorado.edu.

Money Smart Week 2014, April 21-24 in the UMC

Be financially fearless and attend Money Smart Week 2014, April 21-24. CU Money Sense will present a fun-filled week of awesome (and free) personal finance workshops designed specifically for CU-Boulder students. RSVP ahead of time at cumoneysense@colorado.edu.

Workshops to include:
*Salary Negotiations

*Establishing Credit

*Saving & Investing

*Life & Money After College

*And more

Visit CU Money Sense for full schedule of times, dates, and locations.

Learner’s Lunch @ Music: Name that tune

Want to learn how to use your smartphone to identify the music playing in a restaurant or store? Need help finding a song when all you remember are the lyrics? Ever have a melody stuck in your head that you cannot place? Come to this workshop and learn how to identify music based on a recording, the lyrics or the melody using free software and apps. We’ll explore Shazam, SoundHound, musiXmatch, ThemeFinder and more. Bring a laptop, tablet or smartphone for hands-on learning.

April 23, noon - 1 p.m., N285 Music Library

Healthy young adults needed for a research study

Who: We are conducting a paid research study on physically and mentally healthy young adults (ages 18-40) Payment: Earn $10/ hour participating in one 2.5-hour study session held in the Muenzinger Psychology Building. What: Complete questionnaires and a challenging social task, and we will record your heart rate non-invasively. Contact: For more information please call, 720-515-9461 or email us at archlabcalendar@gmail.com.

April 21, 2014 • Arch Lab • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

You: A masterpiece

Discover who you are through temperament. Learn about your strengths and get rid of weaknesses. Confirm your life's direction and your individual purpose. Come prepared to gain insight and understanding of yourself.

Led by facilitator Trish Jordan.

This workshop is free.

Held at CU's Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom St. across from Folsom Field, one block north of Colorado Avenue at the corner of University Heights Avenue.

https://www.facebook.com/events/611730815586889/

Italian Film Festival 2014

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy the local premiere of three recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2014 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films show in Italian with English subtitles, on the campus of the University of Colorado Boulder. "La Prima Neve" (First Snowfall) April 18, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Teorema Venezia" (The Venice Syndrome) April 21, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Viva La Liberta" (Long Live Freedom) April 22, 6 p.m., HUMN 250. All films are free and open to the public.

April 18, 2014 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

Midnight Breakfast, Monday, May 5

It's almost finals time again, and you know what that means.... Free breakfast at midnight. This semester, Midnight Breakfast will be on Monday, May 5. Breakfast will be served at 11:59 p.m.

Starting at 9:30 p.m.: Community Health will offer free massages and the "Study Lounge" (UMC 235) will be open with a tea bar courtesy of Celestial Seasonings.

All other free activities begin at 10 p.m.: Photo booth, cotton candy, circus games, animal cracker decorating, bowling and billiards and more.

April 18, 2014

Be an orientation leader this summer

Looking for a summer job in Boulder with an engaging, interactive and upbeat atmosphere? The Office of Orientation is looking to hire hardworking, outgoing and diverse students to represent the university. The details: work full-time, May 19 - Aug. 22, $9/hr. Priority deadline to apply is Monday, April 28. Undergraduate applicants only please. For questions, call (303) 492-4431 or go to http://orientation.colorado.edu/workorvolunteer for an application.

Improve your transportation system and win $25

The university is conducting a five min. transportation survey of all students where the results will be used to help improve transportation systems on campus.

For your time and input you'll be entered to win one of twenty $25 visa gift cards.

Click 2014 Transportation Survey to take the survey.

Your cooperation is completely voluntary, and responses to the questions will be held in complete confidence.

For questions please contact buspass@colorado.edu.

Healthy young adults who are highly anxious in social situations needed for research study

Healthy young adults (ages 18-40) who are highly anxious in social situations can earn $10/ hour participating in one 2.5-hour study session held in the Muenzinger Psychology Building at CU-Boulder. Participants will be asked to complete questionnaires, perform a challenging social task, and record heart rate non-invasively. For more information please call, 720-515-9461 or email us at archlabcalendar@gmail.com.

April 18, 2014 • 720-515-9461 • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

Brain exercise alcohol response study - up to $200 compensation

Researchers seeking 21 to 45-year-old Boulder-Denver residents and CU students, faculty, staff and alumni planning to live in the Boulder/Denver Area for next 6 months; regular alcohol consumers.

Compensation: Up to $200 for two meetings plus five telephone interviews.

ELIGIBILITY: 21-45 years old. No removable metal in body.

CONTACT: (303)-492-9147 or cuchange@colorado.edu (Please leave your name and a number where you can be reached.)

April 18, 2014 • Sarah Hagerty • cuchange@colorado.edu

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.

Call 303-492-9147 or e-mail cuchange@colorado.edu if interested.

April 18, 2014 • Sushmitha Bobba • cuchange@colorado.edu

Sugar free feminism: Alternative masculinities

Join the Women’s Resource Center and the Gender Justice League as we analyze media representations of alternative masculinity in action, while discussing its productive potential in re-writing oppressive conditions for marginalized groups. There is power in being an ally and working together as a community to affect change, rather than for our selves only. Come view the gallery and participate in this panel discussion on Wednesday, April 23, from 2:30 - 4 p.m. in the Hazel Gates Woodruff Cottage.

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