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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

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

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

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

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

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.

1098T tax forms now available in MyCUInfo

1098T tax forms are now available in MyCUInfo under the Billing Information tab. Be sure to disable the pop-up blocker on your browser to access.

If applicable, print the form for your parents or others who may be eligible to claim you as a dependent. No forms will be mailed. This form also helps determine qualification for education tax benefits.

For more information, visit our website.

January 20, 2017 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu

On the Rocks spring auditions

Come audition for CU's only all-women a cappella group! We will be holding auditions Jan. 25 and Jan. 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. in Hellems Arts and Sciences, room 229. Come prepared to sing a verse and chorus of a song that shows off your voice!

Visit the Facebook event page for more information.

Earn up to $225: Women's wellness study

Do you struggle with your thoughts and moods? You are not alone. Our study might be for you.

Women's Wellness Study
Researchers in the Psychology and Neuroscience Dept. are conducting a research study involving an eight-week program designed to help prevent depression, reduce stress and promote health and well-being. Earn up to $225 and get a copy of your MRI on DVD.

Looking for:
•Women with a history of depression •Ages 18-55
•Willing to participate in two MRI assessments
•Smartphone users with a data plan
•Have internet

Sing your heart out at Karaoke Night Jan. 19

Take an energizing break from your studies. Sing along to your choice of fun tunes on Thursday nights using Club 156’s sound and light systems. Starts at 8 p.m. in Club 156, first floor UMC. Food and beverages are right next door in The Connection. Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
Jan 19
Feb 2, 16
Mar 2, 16
Apr 6, 20
May 4

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events!
The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC first floor.

Monday night bowling special Jan. 23

Make Mondays special! Every Monday, from 6 to 11 p.m., pay $8 per person for two hours of unlimited bowling. Shoes and a fountain drink included. Come alone or with friends or family -- everyone is welcome! Learn more.

Fall 2017
Every Monday, January 23 through May 1 (except Spring Break)

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events! The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC first floor

Extreme bowling Friday and Saturday nights!

7 p.m. to close
Electrify your Friday and Saturday nights at the only Extreme Bowling in Boulder!
Black lights, lane lights and color pins. Win prizes for color head pin strikes.

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events!
The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC first floor.

Study Abroad 101: You're almost there

Upcoming deadlines for study abroad programs this summer and fall range from early January to early March. Do not miss the chance to enhance your college experience with overseas studies!

Learn more about study abroad opportunities by completing Study Abroad 101, which covers key information to get you started on your study abroad journey. Study Abroad 101 is offered online and in person. Get started today!

CU NightRide: We're hiring!

Work at the heart of the university!

CU NightRide is a student-operated program dedicated to meeting the safety needs of CU students, faculty and staff by providing nighttime transportation to support a safe academic and socially responsible environment on campus and in the community.

We're hiring driver/dispatchers to take calls, coordinate rides and drive within the city of Boulder from sundown to 12:15/1:15 a.m. Read the full job description and learn how to apply at UMC Student Jobs.

Peanut-butter N' Luvin' community service Saturdays 1PM

A community service project for CU students Saturdays 1:00 p.m. Meets at CU's Wesley Student Center/Chapel. We prepare sandwiches, raisins, toiletries, etc. and then walk down to the Boulder Creek to serve and visit with many of our community's "visible" homeless persons. Open to people of all students of any or/no faith/religious backgrounds. "No preaching, no converting, Just Peanut-butter N' Luvin'." 1290 Folsom St., across from Folsom Field, at the corner of University Heights Avenue. Bring lip balm or socks to give away if you can.

Buffs United: An evening of poetry, performance and community art

Join #BuffsUnited for an evening of poetry, performance and community art projects. The first 100 student attendees of the Buffs United event will receive a free ticket to see Laverne Cox at 7:30 p.m. in Macky Auditorium.

Buffs United is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. in Old Main Chapel. The doors will open at 5 p.m., and the show starts at 5:30 p.m.

Run vs. bike: Economy/efficiency in runners, cyclists and triathletes

The Locomotion Lab is looking for volunteers to take part in a study that aims to compare running and cycling economy in runners, cyclists and tri/duathletes.

We are looking for healthy, male runners, cyclists or triathletes between 18 and 45 years of age. All experiments are completely non-invasive and will take one hour total.

January 18, 2017 • Wannes Swinnen • curunbikestudy@gmail.com

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.