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Digital Media Bootcamp: Registration is open

Are you looking for practical computing and creative tech skills that compliment any major? Register today for Digital Media Boot Camp Maymester of 2015 in the ATLAS building. Digital Media Boot Camp is a three-week certificate program designed to help students be competitive, productive and versatile in today’s marketplace. Offered during Maymester (May 11 to 29), DMBC is an intensive and immersive introduction to digital media production that imparts a broad range of practical computing and technological skills to people from any field.

April 1, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Technology, Arts, and Media information sessions

Interested in getting technical skills with ATLAS’ Technology Arts and Media (TAM) program? Come to an upcoming info. session, learn about TAM, sign up and be ready to sign up for classes for the fall. More info. here

Session Dates: April 1, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. at ATLS 200 April 8, 12-1 p.m. at ATLS 200 April 13, 4-5 p.m. at ATLS 100 April 15, 1-2 p.m. at ATLS 200

April 1, 2015 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://tam.colorado.edu/

'Everything has Changed': Meaning of work for women in Bangalore, India's technology center

Rachel Fleming, PhD candidate in anthropology, will present her research on working women in Bangalore. Based on ethnographic research in Bangalore, this presentation explores how different generations of women in Bangalore reflect on the changes in women's lives, finding that older women question the benefits of work and express regret that they did not work, while younger women actively critique what they see as entrenched sexism and seek to redefine gendered expectations. CAS Luncheon Series. Thursday, April 2, noon. Lunch will be provided.

Bursar's Office opening late Friday, April 3

The Bursar's Office will open 15 minutes late on Friday, April 3, so that staff can attend training. We will open at 9:15 a.m.

Meditation: Thursdays @ 7:30 p.m.

A weekly community meditation gathering led by June Lacroti. Open to people of all, or no faith/religious backgrounds. No prior experience in mediation is required. 1290 Folsom St., across from Folsom Field, at the corner of University Heights Avenue.

April 1, 2015 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Android phone users needed for research study

Android phone users (ages 18+ and fluent in English) can earn up to $15 for testing out a beta-version of an app and providing detailed user feedback. You will be asked to download and use an app on your smartphone designed to help people track their thoughts at random moments across 10 days (1-1.5 hours total usage time). For more information, please send an email with subject line “Android Study” to the research team at archlabcalendar@gmail.com.

April 1, 2015 • Lindsay Ives • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

Captives and culture change: A study from Chaco Canyon

Archaeological evidence shows that societies of all social levels throughout time, possibly as early as the Neolithic era, used human captivity as a force for cultural transmission. As part of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) lecture series, Professor Cameron will use case studies from around the world to discuss the prevalence and antiquity of captive-taking, in addition to who is taken captive and what happens to them. This free event will be held April 8, 7-8:30 p.m. at the CU Natural History Museum.

April 1, 2015 • CU Natural History Museum • cumuseum@colorado.edu
http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/

TAM workshop: Best practices in UX

Wednesday, April 8, 7-9 p.m. at ATLAS 113 TAM workshop: Best practices in UX This workshop is led by TAM alumnus Andrew Baker, a design professional at Karsh Hagan in Denver. His work includes interaction design, front-end development, digital art-direction and UX strategy. Baker will provide an overview of UX principles and some of the best practices from industry. No previous experience needed. RSVP

April 1, 2015 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://bit.ly/1EY8LiN

Are judges politically biased? An experimental examination

Thursday, April 9, 4 p.m., Wittemyer Courtroom
Colorado Law presents the 58th Annual John R. Coen Lecture, featuring Dan M. Kahan, Yale Law School

In his talk, Professor Kahan will explain how the professional judgment imparted by legal training and experience confers resistance to making decisions based on political considerations where the decisions involve legal reasoning, highlighting how the legal system can operate apart from politics in at least some cases.

Please register to attend via the Colorado Law website.

IMPART Grants - Call for applications – Due April 3

IMPART Fellowships (up to $4,000) are available to CU-Boulder faculty. We seek proposals that improve the campus environment in the area of gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity that promote inclusive excellence. Support for faculty members (especially assistant professors) to initiate new research and scholarly programs as well as expanding the undergraduate curriculum in the areas of ethnic and gender diversity are encouraged. Submit an online application by Friday, April 3, at 5 p.m.

Participants Needed For New Research Study

The Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab is looking for healthy adults to participate in a new cardiovascular research study. We need men and women, 55-79 years old, non-smokers, without chronic health problems. Participants receive compensation as well as free comprehensive health information including an exercise stress test, VO2 max test, blood cholesterol levels, and body composition. For more information, please call 303-492-2485, or email us at cvstudy@colorado.edu.

Mosaic Gospel Choir Wednesdays, 7 p.m.

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

Are you struggling with social anxiety?

Affordable psychotherapy is available at the Raimy Clinic in the Muenzinger Psychology Building on the University of Colorado Boulder campus. Special low rates are available for all CU-Boulder students, staff and faculty. There are currently a number of slots for individuals interested in treatment for anxiety including phobias. If you are interested in hearing more information, call our intake line, 303-492-5177, or email raimy@colorado.edu.

March 31, 2015 • Rachel Thayer • raimy@colorado.edu

Better Boulder Better World

Better Boulder Better World is one of the Volunteer Resource Center's largest annual service days, and is a great opportunity to connect with your fellow CU peers, as well as make an impact in the larger Boulder community. Join us Saturday, April 18, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. for this great service day. Please visit the BBBW page for more information on our exciting service sites and projects as well as to register!

Students: Learn about changes for student groups in the UMC

Three open forums about the new Student Activities Office will be hosted in the UMC. Come learn about the new office and the changes and benefits for you and your student group. Learn about the creation of a space for underrepresented students in the UMC.

At 6 p.m.: * Thursday, April 2, in UMC 382-386 * Monday, April 6, in UMC Aspen Rooms * Wednesday, April 8, in UMC Aspen Rooms

March 31, 2015 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/umc/

Fool's Enterprise: A Personal History by Center of the American West

April 1, 6:30 p.m., Wittemyer Courtroom

The tradition of the Fool has deep origins in human society. In the mid-1970s, Patty Nelson (soon to acquire the fortunately silly surname "Limerick”) undertook to revive the tradition, with higher education as its “kingdom.” In this illustrated talk, she will review nearly four decades of adventures and misadventures as a self-confessed, officially appointed, forthright Fool. This lecture celebrates the Center of the American West’s new Humor Initiative. Reception to follow - Boettcher Hall

March 31, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org
http://www.centerwest.org

IMPART Grants - Call for applications – Due April 3

IMPART Fellowships (up to $4,000) are available to CU-Boulder faculty. We seek proposals that improve the campus environment in the area of gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity that promote inclusive excellence. Support for faculty members (especially assistant professors) to initiate new research and scholarly programs as well as expanding the undergraduate curriculum in the areas of ethnic and gender diversity are encouraged. Submit an online application by Friday, April 3, at 5 pm.

Are you and your partner struggling with relationship problems?

Affordable psychotherapy is available at the Raimy Clinic in the Muenzinger Psychology Building on the University of Colorado Boulder campus. Special low rates are available for all CU-Boulder students, staff, and faculty. There are currently a limited number of openings for couples psychotherapy. If you are interested in hearing more information, call our intake line, 303-492-5177, or email raimy@colorado.edu.

OASIS - Spiritual but not religious: Mondays 8 p.m.

O.A.S.I.S. is "Open, Accepting, Students, Into Spirituality"

Many college students and young adults embrace spirituality, but don't identify with "religion." OASIS is a community of CU college and grad students who seek to explore various spiritual traditions and practices in a relaxed and open-minded environment.

Mary Wolf facilitates the group.

Meets at CU's Wesley Chapel 1290 Folsom St. - across from CU's Folsom Field at the corner of University Avenue.

Free yoga: Mondays 6 p.m.

Authentic hatha, vinyasa flow taught by Brian Saeger and Jenna 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, one block north of Colorado Avenue, at the corner of University Heights Avenue. LGBTQ-friendly. Bring friends. ($5 for faculty, staff and administration).

The Return of FrackingSENSE! with Anthony Ingraffea

What are the opportunities, challenges, rewards and burdens presented to academics who enter the conflict-rich terrain of unconventional oil and gas development? What is the underlying benefit to society when professors make different choices between taking a position or serving as referee on a controversial issue? April 8, 6:30 p.m., Math 100, University of Colorado Boulder A conversation between Anthony Ingraffea, Cornell University and influential 'Talking Head' in Josh Fox's "Gaslasland" and Professor Patty Limerick.

March 30, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org
http://www.centerwest.org

Google Drive: Learners Lunch @ Music

Are you intimated or confused by Google Drive? Did you know that you can access all of the creative and collaborative features of Google Drive using your CU IdentiKey? Come to learn more about Google Drive, including how to get started with Google Docs, Sheets and Slides. Bring your questions and your own device for hands-on learning.

Imig Music, N285, Wednesday, April 1, noon to 1 p.m.

Paid international summer internships with AIESEC

It is not too late to land an amazing internship at your dream destination. If you want to learn more about your options this summer, get in touch with us.

*Check our website: https://aieseccolorado.wordpress.com *Come by our office located in the UMC 121A *Stop by one of our info sessions every Wednesday at 4 p.m. in HLMS 237 or Thursday 6 p.m. in HUMN 165 *Come talk to us at our table in LEEDs M/W/F or the UMC T/TH *Like us on Facebook (AIESEC-Colorado)

We are here to help you achieve your goals and become a global leader. Go Buffs!

March 30, 2015

Safe-Zone training

This interactive, two-hour training works to help participants develop a deeper awareness of personal ideas, stereotypes and assumptions related to LGBTQ and similarly identified communities and helps increase participant’s comfort level supporting LGBTQ individuals within the university community.

Date: Wednesday, April 1, 1-3 p.m. at Center for Community S484.

Funding agency requirements for data management: Norlin Learner's Lunches Apr 1

This talk will provide an overview of the policies and requirements for data management in place or under consideration at many of the major federal agencies and private foundations that fund research. The talk will feature an in-depth look at the DMPTool, which allows researchers to create customized data management plans, as well as tips for meeting funder requirements for public access to data.

Norlin Commons room E113 Wednesday, April 1, noon to 1 p.m.

March 30, 2015 • Caroline Sinkinson & Alison Hicks • Alison.hicks@colorado.edu
http://bit.ly/UCBlibraryworkshops

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