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.

It’s a Woman’s World

It’s a Woman’s World is a program aimed at teaching the women of CU skills and information about professions that are typically male dominated. Sessions will be taught by women in the professions who are ready to share their knowledge and know-how with you.

March - Technology can be tricky! Come learn about navigating the world of IT and how to protect your computer and your privacy against viruses and hackers with Lucille Contreras on Tuesday March 10th from 3:30-4:30PM in Muenzinger 311.

March 4, 2015 • Sandra No and Abi Whitmore • wrcprograms@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

Bursar's Office opening late Friday, March 6

The Bursar's Office will open 15 minutes late on Friday, March 6, so that staff can attend training. We will open at 9:15 a.m.

Equity and Excellence Award call for nominations - Due March 31

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement (ODECE) seeks nominations for the 2015 Equity and Excellence Awards. This award is designed to recognize CU-Boulder undergraduate and graduate students, staff and faculty who have successfully and effectively worked to promote the principles of diversity and inclusive excellence in all campus involvement. Award recipients will be honored at a celebration on April 22 at Koenig Alumni Center.

Poetry Slam on March 31

Real Choices Student Organization is presenting a Poetry Slam on March 31 in the UMC room 225. Awarding-winning poet Ayinde Russell will be co-hosting and also giving a writing workshop after the slam. We encourage all poets and creatively minded students to submit their work to us at choices@colorado.edu . The winner of the slam will get their work in Rooster Magazine and the Colorado Daily, as well as a Campus Cash gift card.

March 4, 2015 • Mallory O'Steen • choices@colorado.edu

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.

TRANSforming Gender Conference March 13-14

The University of Colorado Boulder’s TRANSforming Gender Conference is celebrating its ninth year. The Conference hosts national and local transgender, genderqueer and two-spirit activists and scholars to raise awareness of how we can celebrate the diversity of gender and biological sex. This year’s conference will feature the following keynotes: Amos Mac and Mattee Jim.

The Conference is free and open to the public! Follow this link to register: http://www.colorado.edu/glbtqrc/transforming-gender-conference/registration

Genghis Khan and the Mongols: Barbarians or Harbingers of Global History

Morris Rossabi of the City University of New York will offer new insights into the history of the Mongol empire. Most people perceived the thirteenth-century Mongols as plunderers, rapacious and murderers. Over the past two decades, specialists have challenged this depiction of the Mongols and of Genghis Khan and have focused on the Mongols’ contribution to trade, relations between East and West, and cultural, religious, technological and artistic diffusion. CAS Speaker Series. Wednesday, March 11, 4 p.m. in Eaton Humanities room 250.

Register now for Summer Session

Registration for Summer Session is now open. Many of CU-Boulder’s most popular and sought-after courses are offered during Summer Session. You can earn credit, keep up with major requirements, improve your GPA and still enjoy summer.

For more information, visit summer.colorado.edu or request a catalog at http://www.colorado.edu/summer/content/request-catalog.

A Celebration of Colorado Wilderness

This program is in conjunction with the exhibition The Wilderness Act at 50: A Celebration of Colorado Wilderness on display at the CU Museum of Natural History. The Wilderness Society and the CU Museum of Natural History are proud to present acclaimed Colorado photographer John Fielder as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Wilderness Act of 1964. Join us on March 10, 7-9 p.m. in the University Memorial Center (UMC) room 235 for this free event. Books and calendars by Fielder will be available for sale.

March 4, 2015 • CU Natural History Museum • cumuseum@colorado.edu
http://cumuseum.colorado.edu

Get a paid internship abroad with AIESEC

Join our global talent program and get a paid international internship. If you are interested in learning more, come to one of our info sessions to learn more or just check in with us directly.

Our info sessions are held every week: * Wednesdays, at 4 p.m. in HLMS 237 * Thursdays, at 6 p.m. in HUMN 145

For more information, like us on Facebook 'AIESEC-Colorado' and stay updated. We look forward to meeting you.

Couples needed for pain research at CU

Researchers at CU-Boulder are seeking healthy individuals in romantic relationships between the ages of 18-55 for a laboratory study on mechanisms of pain and emotion.

This study uses heat pain, and involves touch-based interaction (on the arm and hand). The pain is always tolerable. Volunteers receive $12-24 per hour for participation. Sessions range from 1-4 hours.

Fill out our online eligibility form.

Or email ucbpainresearch-at-gmail-dot-com with questions.

March 3, 2015 • ucbpainresearch@gmail.com

Equity and Excellence Award call for nominations - Due March 31

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement (ODECE) seeks nominations for the 2015 Equity and Excellence Awards. This award is designed to recognize CU-Boulder undergraduate and graduate students, staff and faculty who have successfully and effectively worked to promote the principles of diversity and inclusive excellence in all campus involvement. Award recipients will be honored at a celebration on April 22 at Koenig Alumni Center.

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

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.

ATLAS Maymester offerings help build your tech skills

Registration is now open for ATLAS' Maymester offerings, including Digital Media Bootcamp and the new RoboFab. Join us, strengthen your skills and learn more about creative technologies, digital design, computing or build a robot that responds to your code. ATLAS' programs are open to all students and staff of all levels of tech experience. Our courses are taught in small, hands-on classes with lots of project-based and active learning.

http://tam.colorado.edu/dmbc.html http://tam.colorado.edu/robofab/index.html

March 3, 2015 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://tam.colorado.edu/

The return of FrackingSENSE with Jeffrey Jacquet

With the help of community members like you, the Center of the American West’s FrackingSENSE series returns. These Spring 2015 events bring speakers who offer a unique range of perspectives on hydraulic fracturing and natural gas and oil development. First in our series is:

Jeffrey Jacquet - Community impacts from hydraulic fracturing: The importance of public participation and the distribution of costs and benefits
March 11, * 6:30 p.m., Old Main Chapel

For more information please visit our website. www.centerwest.org

March 3, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org
http://www.centerwest.org

Married individuals needed for study - $12 to $24 an hour

Take part in exciting new research through the Well-Being and Relationship Functioning Lab in the CU Psychology Department.

Each spouse will be paid $12 an hour to have a video taped discussion with your spouse, complete a task that includes heat pain. The time commitment is approximately 2 hours per visit for 2-4 visits and all responses will be completely confidential.

Please click here or email Relationship_Lab_MRI@Colorado.edu

March 3, 2015 • Briana Robustelli • Relationship_Lab_MRI@Colorado.edu

Student groups: the deadline to apply for UMC office space is Friday, March 6

The UMC is accepting applications from student organizations for free office space during the FALL 2015 semester. Pick up an application in the UMC Executive Director’s Office (UMC 305) or CUSG (UMC 125), or download an application from our website. Groups with current space MUST reapply!

IMPORTANT: Applications must be submitted by NOON on Friday, March 6.

Act now! Help your organization succeed with a central office location. Questions? Call 303-492-8832.

Monday Night Bowl Special March 2

Monday Nights, 6 p.m.-close

Make Mondays special! $8 per person for two hours of unlimited bowling. Shoes and a fountain drink are included in the price. Come alone or with friends and family. Everyone is welcome. This is the best deal.

Click here to learn about all The Connection's weekly events.

2015 DATES:

  • Mondays through April 27
  • Not offered Monday, Jan. 19, due to early holiday closure
  • The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC 1st floor

    Free poker tournament Tuesday, March 10

    Tuesday Night Free Texas Hold'em Poker Tournaments

    Put on your poker face and win prizes. Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection Front Desk; cards fly at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome - all skill levels.

    2015 DATES: On Tuesdays:

  • March 10 & 31
  • April 14
  • Grand Championship on April 28
  • The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, 1st floor UMC

    Sing along at Karaoke Night on Thursday, March 12

    Put this one on your calendar and take an energizing break from studies!

    Sing along to fun tunes on Thursday night using Club 156's cool sound and light system - you'll feel like a star! This makes for a fun night with new and old friends. 8 p.m. in Club 156, 1st floor UMC. Food and beverage are right next door in The Connection.

    2015 DATES:

  • March 12
  • April 2
  • April 16
  • April 30
  • The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, 1st floor UMC

    8-Ball Billiards Tournament on Wednesday, March 4

    8 and 9-Ball Billiards Tournaments

    Wednesdays. $5 entry fee.Sign up starts 6 p.m. at the Connection Front Desk; play begins at 7 p.m. Tournaments run in either double elimination or round robin format. BCA rules apply. Prizes for Top Finishers!

    8-Ball Billiards Tournaments:

  • March 4
  • April 8
  • 9-Ball Billiards Tournaments:

  • March 18
  • April 22
  • The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, 1st floor UMC

    Calling all gamers: Video Game Tournament on Friday, March 6

    Different Games Each Tournament

    Want bragging rights? Want to watch your opponents' strategies or test out a game? Here's your chance!

    Sign up starts 6 p.m. at The Connection; play begins 7 p.m. $5 entry fee. Games are on PlayStation 3, XBOX 360 or Nintendo Wii. Prizes for top finishers.

    2015 DATES:

  • Mar. 6: FIFA 15
  • Mar. 20: Super Smash Bros. BRAWL
  • Apr. 10: Mario Kart
  • Apr. 24: TitanFall
  • 1st floor UMC

    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.

    Final Days: Help fund an honest discussion about Fracking - Help fund FrackingSENSE

    The Center of the American West’s widely respected FrackingSENSE series will return with three speakers who offer unique perspectives on Hydraulic Fracturing and Natural Gas and Oil development. But this time, the Center needs your help to make these events a reality.

    For a short period of time (one month) the Center will be collecting funds to support these three events. To find out more go to: http://www.colorado.edu/crowdfunding/

    March 2, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org
    http://www.centerwest.org

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