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9-Ball Billiards Tournament Jan. 25

Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk. Play begins at 7 p.m.
$5 entry fee.

Tournaments run in either double elimination or round robin format. BCA rules apply. Prizes for top finishers. Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
9-Ball: Jan. 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 22, Apr. 26
8-Ball: Feb. 8, Mar. 8, Apr. 12

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

Celtic New Year Rites & Intentions Jan. 1, 11AM

"The Path Ahead" - Celtic New Year Rites & Intentions Sunday 1st January 2017, 11 am - 2 pm Wesley Student Center/Chapel, 1290 Folsom Street, Boulder $35 ($25 conc. if you are on a very low income)

See Facebook page for more info https://www.facebook.com/events/612898932229381/

Wesley Foundation Student Center/Chapel
1290 Folsom Street, across from Folsom Field

Download D2L course materials by Jan. 5

Students, did you know you lose access to Desire2Learn (D2L) courses just three weeks after the conclusion of each semester? That means, if there are any course materials or assignment submissions you wish to keep from the fall semester, you have until the end of Thursday, Jan. 5, to download any D2L content.

Visit the Office of Information Technology website to learn how easy it is to download course materials via the D2L content tool.

December 23, 2016 • Office of Information Technology • help@colorado.edu

Now accepting Student Employee of the Year nominations

The Student Employment Office is accepting nominations for Student Employee of the Year. Work-study, hourly and salaried student employees are eligible. First place will receive Buff gear donated by the CU Book Store and will be nominated for the Western Association of Student Employment Administrators Award. Second place will receive Buff gear by the Student Employment Office.

For a nomination form, visit our website.

Deadline: Feb. 17
National Student Employment Week: April 9 to 15

December 21, 2016 • Student Employment, Office of Financial Aid • studentemployment@colorado.edu

BUENO Center 2017 Summer Institute

2017 Summer Institute
From the Past into the Future: Equity, Justice and Diversity

For 40 years, the BUENO Center for Multicultural Education has been conducting research focused on bilingual, multicultural and special education, as well as facilitating comprehensive professional learning for educators. Join the BUENO Center in this thought-provoking and enlightening two-day institute designed to build knowledge and skills about the education of culturally- and linguistically-diverse learners.

December 21, 2016 • Mignon Macias • mignon.macias@colorado.edu

Spring 2017 internship position at History Colorado Center

Help bring history to life for Colorado elementary and secondary students and get a behind-the-scenes perspective on the world of museums. We are seeking a qualified CU Boulder junior or senior to intern through our program at History Colorado Center.

Each Center of the American West 3-credit hour internship requires 120 on-the-job hours, plus some academic activities. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required to apply. Visit our website for full details.

We are holding interviews now; phone interviews are an option if needed.

Juniors and seniors: Internships for spring 2017

If you are a junior or senior seeking an internship for this spring, we now have three spots available: one at History Colorado Center leading K-12 students through the interactive exhibits and two at The Nature Conservancy as a conservation science intern. These Center of the American West 3-credit hour internships require 120 on-the-job hours, plus some academic activities.

We are now accepting applications. These positions will remain open until filled.
See details and instructions on how to apply at our website.

Thompson Awards for Western American Writing: Win $500!

Each year, Center of the American West awards $500 cash prizes to talented CU students writing on Western topics. Categories are poetry, fiction, memoir, creative non-fiction and academic non-fiction. You are welcome to submit material that you wrote for a class assignment, as long as the theme is rooted in any aspect of the American West. And of course, writing something new is good, too!

Visit our website or contact us at the email address below for contest rules, entry form and to read winning entries from past years.

Swedish language courses (non-credit)

Hej! Come learn Swedish this spring at ALTEC!

Swedish Beginning 1 starts Jan. 19. Whether you're traveling, have family from Sweden or just want to learn something new, our self-enriching courses are great for learning the fast and fun way!

The eight-week course (plus extension) is $150 and begins Jan. 19.

For more information and to register, visit our website.

December 19, 2016 • Anderson Language Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

German language courses (non-credit)

Sprechen sie Deutsch? Join us this January for non-credit German Intermediate 1!

ALTEC's non-credit, self-enriching language courses are perfect for those who are traveling abroad or those who just want to keep up with their language skills. Come learn German the fast, fun way with ALTEC!

The eight-week course is $150 and starts Jan. 18.

For more information, visit us on our website.

December 19, 2016 • Anderson Language Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

Polish language courses (non-credit)

ALTEC returns this spring with two sections of Polish! Whether you're new to Polish or want to brush up on your skills, ALTEC's non-credit language program is the fast, fun way to learn any language!

Deadline to register is Jan. 13, and classes start on Jan. 17. Get your seat today!

Check out these and other course listings on our website.

December 19, 2016 • Anderson Language Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu

Italian language courses (non-credit)

Parla Italiano? Come check out ALTEC'S non-credit Italian courses this spring! Non-credit beginner and intermediate Italian courses begin Jan. 18. Eight-week courses are $150.

Learn Italian the fast, fun way at ALTEC! For more information, please visit our website.

December 19, 2016 • Anderson Language Technology Center • altec@colorado.edu