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Sing your heart out at Karaoke Night Oct. 27

Take an energizing break from your studies. Sing along to your choice of fun tunes on Thursday nights using Club 156’s cool 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

Fall 2016 Dates
Sept 1, 15, 29
Oct 13, 27
Nov 10
Dec 1

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

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 8-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

October 13, 2016 • womenswellness@colorado.edu

Last chance to get published: Journal 2020

Last chance to get published! The deadline for Journal 2020 submissions has been extended to Friday, Oct. 14. We accept undergraduate creative nonfiction, art and photography. Submit at https://journal2020.submittable.com/submit

October 13, 2016 • Kelly Dinneen • kedi8342@colorado.edu

National Student Day: free stuff just for you

National Student Day is Thursday, Oct. 13. Stop by the CU Book Store between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. for free CU stuff, 30 seconds to pick a free item, and to enter for the chance to win a Bluetooth speaker. (While supplies last.)

October 12, 2016 • CU Book Store • assist@cubookstore.com

Study building construction in Valencia, Spain

Study building construction in the beautiful city of Valencia this summer! While earning credit for AREN 2050, you can examine world-renowned architectural works in Spain. A two-day field trip to Barcelona is also included, along with various excursions in and around Valencia. The course counts as a technical elective for many engineering majors. Learn more at an informational meeting: Oct. 19, 5 to 5:30 p.m. in ECCR 118.

Study abroad and IAFS international internship opportunities

Are you an international affairs major interested in earning academic credit through a summer international internship?  Attend the international internship interest meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at 4:30 p.m. in C4C S350 to find out more.

October 12, 2016 • Steven Rose • steven.rose@colorado.edu

Spend Maymester in Rome: Info. meeting on Oct. 19

“Culture Wars in Rome” is a two-week course led by Paul Diduch, an instructor in the CU Boulder Herbst Program of Humanities. Students earn three Humanities (or elective) credits through lectures and visits to major sites in and near Rome. Spend your Maymester walking, talking, eating and exploring in central Rome! Attend an Info. meeting with the director and past participants: Oct. 19, 4:30 to 5 p.m. in ECCR 116.

IFS presents: 'Forgetting Vietnam'

Sponsored by Roser Visiting Artist endowment, The Department of Critical Media Practices, Center for Documentary and Ethnographic Media, Department of Art and Art History, Department of Anthropology College of Media, Information and Communication, and C.U. Center for Asian Studies.

Director in person! Conversation with Trinh Minh-ha after the film.

Admission: Free admission the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Friday, Oct. 14.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com

Global seminar: Discovering urban China - summer 2017

Spend your Maymester in China exploring the cultural identity of three China's most famous and historic cities: Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou. Interact with Chinese peers both in and outside the classroom and gain firsthand knowledge on the ways modernity has affected urban China! This is a competitive program due to the generous Tang Fund scholarship through the Center for Asian Studies available to all admitted participants. Learn more at an interest meeting with the faculty director, Colleen Berry, on Oct. 19, 5 to 6 p.m. in C4C S484.

Study abroad: Dante in Florence - summer 2017

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 in the C4C from 5 to 6 p.m. in room S341 on Wednesday, Oct. 19. See you there!

Faculty and staff show your CU spirit

Faculty and staff get ready to show your CU Spirit! Receive 15 percent off your regularly priced CU logoed clothing and gift purchase at the CU Book Store in the UMC, Wednesdays before a home football game. Just show your Buff OneCard Oct. 12; Nov. 2, 16 and 23. See you then and Go Buffs.

October 11, 2016 • CU Book Store • assist@cubookstore.com

Global seminar: Composing Irish Odysseys in Dublin, Ireland - Summer 2017

Complete your A&S Core Upper Division Written Communication requirement abroad in Ireland next June. You'll create your own Irish Odyssey digital story and explore both Dublin and the Irish countryside, including taking part in the exciting Bloomsday Festival. Informational meeting at 5 p.m., Oct. 18 in C4C S350.

Monarch Migration with Deane Bowers

Did you know the monarch is the only butterfly to migrate back and forth from their winter and summer habitats like birds? Join Deane Bowers at the CU Museum of Natural History on Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. as she explains the amazing monarch migration: from the discovery of the monarch overwintering sites, to the ecology and physiology that allows this fascinating life history, to what we know about how they do it. Lecture is free and open to the public.

October 11, 2016 • CU Museum of Natural History • cumuseum@colorado.edu

Study abroad and Leeds School of Business international internship opportunities

Are you a Leeds student interested in earning academic credit through a summer international internship?  Attend the international internship interest meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at 5 p.m. in KOBL 308 to find out more.

October 11, 2016 • Steven Rose • steven.rose@colorado.edu

Dandiya 2016 - Indian-themed dance night

Join us at "Boulder Dandiya 2016", an Indian themed dance night here at CU. Come enjoy learning the traditional dance form Dandiya and groove to the Bollywood music by our very own CU Alum DJ MRA to give a perfect ending to the night. Event is free for CU students with Buff OneCard, RSVP needed. See link below for RSVP\non-student tickets. Event Details: Date: Friday, Oct. 14 Venue: Carlson Gym, University of Colorado Boulder Time: 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.

Tickets -> Tickets\RSVP

October 11, 2016 • Sesha Sai Susheera Pochiraju • Sesha.Pochiraju@Colorado.EDU

Study international operations management in Hong Kong this summer

Global seminar: International operations (Hong Kong). Travel to Hong Kong 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 a meeting: Oct. 13, 5 to 6 p.m. in KOBL 350.

Calling project proposals: Sustainable CU Grant

Have a cool idea to make campus greener? Need funds to make your project become a reality?

The CUSG Environmental Board has over $100,000 each year to give out on projects that impact campus in a sustainable way.

Large grants (>$2,500) deadline is Oct. 30 and small grants (<$2,500) are accepted on a rolling basis.

Check out details and past projects here: http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter/greening-cu/sustainable-cu

Friends of the CU Libraries presents 'Fall Treasures, Ronald J. Stewart, Then Comes a Wind'

The Friends of the Libraries, University of Colorado Boulder, are sponsoring their Fall Treasures Event on Thursday, Nov. 10 at 5:30 p.m. at the Center for British and Irish Studies (Norlin Library, Fifth Floor).

Ronald J. Stewart, author of Then Comes a Wind, will speak about his book, which is a story about a family's struggle to homestead in 1900's Nebraska.

Light refreshments will be served at 5 p.m., and the author's presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. For more info lisa.kippur@colorado.edu

Study abroad in Bordeaux, France this summer

Spend two weeks in June this summer studying France-American relations in Bordeaux, France. This three-credit course is taught by CU Professor and Int'l Affairs Director, Tom Zeiler. Study in beautiful Bordeaux through lectures, guest speakers and excursions around Bordeaux. There are extra scholarships available for this program. Learn more at the upcoming meeting: Thursday, Oct. 13 at 5 p.m. in the C4C room N215.

Feeling down? Struggling with anxiety? Worried about health concerns or 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.

Raimy Clinic therapists can provide help coping with stress, depression, anxiety, relationship issues and other difficulties, as well as helping you meet your goals for improving self-confidence and increasing healthy behavior.

For more information, call our intake line:
Briana Robustelli: 303-492-5177
Or email raimy@colorado.edu.

MALfunction #2: Democratization - One artist and one researcher discuss technology

MALfunction: A series of events pairing an artist and researcher whose works raise similar questions about technology. FREE & open to the public.

#2: Democratization, Oct. 20, 6:30 p.m. - Museum of Natural History, CU Boulder

Researcher: Nathan Schneider will critique the sharing economy and discuss opportunities for platforms to share ownership and governance.

Artist: JP Merz will introduce the tradition of performing music with technology and propose ways of democratizing sound through a lecture and performance.

Barcelona literature and culture global seminar

Attend class and live in Barcelona on this exciting global seminar. Earn six credits in five weeks while completing SPAN 3270 (fulfills the Human Diversity core requirement) and SPAN 3230. Participate in excursions to world-class museums and theaters; see the remarkable street culture and more. Great for SPAN, SPPR, IAFS and others. Learn more: Wed, Oct. 12, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., UMC 386.

Global seminar: 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 on Oct., 11, 5 to 6 p.m. in KOBL 350.

Conservation and indigenous peoples in Tanzania – Global seminar study abroad program

Attend a three-week summer maymester traveling global seminar that explores remote conservation areas around the Serengeti. Learn more about indigenous peoples and conservation in one of the most beautiful and biologically-important regions of the world. Study political ecology, culture and development while living amongst indigenous groups such as the Maasai and Hadzabe people. Open to all majors. Learn more at an informational meeting with the director, Laura DeLuca: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 5:30 p.m. in C4C room N215.

IFS Presents: CU at the Movies - 'Come and See'

"The Greatest Anti-war film ever made." - J.G. Ballard

Hosted by Tom Roberts Germanic and Slavic languages and literatures. 35mm print!

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Wednesday, Oct. 12.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com