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.

Last Open Mic Night of the semester: Tuesday, May, 5, 8 p.m.

Singer? Songwriter? Poet? Musician? Dancer? Actor? Mime? Free monthly Open Mic Night at CU's Wesley Chapel.

First Tuesday of every month at 8 p.m. (except for January and June-August) Come perform or enjoy those who do.

1290 Folsom St. - across from Folsom Field. Uncensored, freedom of speech affirmed, yet also a safe space for all. Serious fun.

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April 27, 2015 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Recess Open House

Come join SORCE and the Women’s Resource Center at the Recess Open House on April 30. We’ll be hanging out from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in UMC 415-417. There will be fun activities including coloring books, board games, Just Dance 4, a meet and greet with staff and more. Free food and drinks while they last.

April 27, 2015 • Sarah Rimmel • sarah.rimmel@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

The return of FrackingSENSE with Matthew Cotton

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. Next in our series is:

Professor Matthew Cotton “The Politics of Shale Gas in the United Kingdom” April 28 - 6:30 p.m. Wolf Law, Wittemyer Courtroom University of Colorado Boulder Campus

April 27, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org
http://www.centerwest.org

Did you study abroad on a non-CU-Boulder program?

If you studied abroad independently or directly enrolled in an institution abroad on a non-CU program, please complete this quick one-minute survey. Study Abroad uses this information in a national report to report on the number of students who study abroad at CU-Boulder annually. Your response will benefit study abroad students and the university. Student names are not used in the report. Questions? Contact Kelsey Lanning in CU-Boulder Study Abroad: Kelsey.Lanning@Colorado.EDU.

https://cuboulder.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9ZeISnVqLs43ZEF

FORCE: Enhancing function in later life

Seeking 25-35 year old Boulder or Denver area residents and CU students, faculty, staff, and alumni to participate in a research project.

Plan to live in the Boulder/Denver Area for next three months.

Compensation: $100 for three meetings.

Eligibility: 25-35 years old, NOT regular exercisers. No non-removable metal in body.

Contact: 303-492-9549 or force.researchstudy@gmail.com (Please leave your name and a number where we can reach you).

April 27, 2015 • Deborah Atwell • deborah.atwell@colorado.edu

FORCE: Enhancing function in later life

Seeking Boulder or Denver area residents and CU students, faculty, staff, and alumni age 65 and older for a research project.

Planning to live in the Boulder/Denver Area for next six months.

Compensation: $300 for six meetings plus a 16-week supervised exercise program.

Eligibility: 65 years old or older, NOT regular exercisers. No non-removable metal in body.

Contact: 303-492-9549 or force.researchstudy@gmail.com (Please leave your name and a number where we can reach you).

April 27, 2015 • Deborah Atwell • deborah.atwell@colorado.edu

Seeking women for a health study at CU

The Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab at CU-Boulder is seeking volunteers to participate in a clinical research study. We are looking for healthy women, non-smokers, ages 18-30, who are not performing regular exercise. Volunteers should not be taking cardiovascular-affecting prescription medications. Benefits for volunteers include: cardiovascular health assessment, VO2max test, bone mineral density, body composition, blood chemistries and a comprehensive dietary analysis, as well as compensation ($125)for your time(3 meetings).

April 27, 2015 • Talia • Health.study@colorado.edu

Seeking active women for health study at CU

The Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab at CU-Boulder is seeking volunteers to participate in a clinical research study. We are looking for healthy post-menopausal women, non-smokers, ages 45+, who perform regular exercise. Volunteers should not be taking cardiovascular-affecting prescription medications. Benefits for volunteers include: cardiovascular health assessment, VO2max test, bone mineral density, body composition, blood chemistries and a comprehensive dietary analysis, as well as compensation ($125) for your time (4 meetings).

Mosaic Gospel Choir spring concert Sun. April 26, 5 p.m.

Experience CUs Mosaic Gospel Choir's spring semester concert. Spiritual uplift guaranteed. Directed by Gary Grundei. 32 singers, grand piano, drum kit and funky bass guitar. Includes spoken word slam poetry by choir founder, Roger Wolsey.

At Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., 1 blk north of Colorado Ave., across from Folsom Field at the corner of University Heights Ave. Take the Hop or the Buff Bus.

Free. Donations accepted. Potluck after. Join the choir in the fall. See: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mosaic-Gospel-Choir/458932904141494

The Fall of the Wall and After in German Film - Online, Summer session B

Online course, Summer Session B

Learn about German culture during and after unification through film. This course introduces German films since 1989. Topics include: unification, remembering the Holocaust and WWII, representing terrorism, remembering East Germany, transnational film and international coproductions, Turkish German cinema and Germany in the European Union. Our analyses will be informed by cultural studies approaches to film.

GRMN/FILM 3514: German Society and Film after 1989 No prerequisites. Taught in English.

April 24, 2015 • Beverly Weber • beverly.weber@colorado.edu
http://gsll.colorado.edu

Digital Media Bootcamp- Registration closes soon

The world is digital, and people with a digital media skill-set are in high demand. Digital Media Bootcamp is an intensive three-week introduction to digital media production that is designed to impart practical technological skills to people from any industry or discipline. DMBC will teach you how to use industry standard technologies and applications such as HTML5, CSS3, Photoshop, digital video, social media marketing, etc. No technical experience necessary.

Maymester 2015 (May 11-29) 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., 1 to 4 p.m.

April 24, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Italian Film Festival 2015

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy three more recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2015 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films on the University of Colorado, Boulder campus. The festival opened on April 10 and runs through May 2. All films are free and open to the public, in Italian with English subtitles. Schedule remaining: April 25, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; April 26, 6 p.m. ATLAS 100; May 2, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100.

April 24, 2015 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

Leading writer, artist, and lawyer Vanessa Place to offer Maymester course

Topics in Humanities: Interpreting Contemporary Culture, HUMN 3093 Approved for Arts and Sciences core curriculum: literature and the arts.

Examines historical, ethical and aesthetic aspects of reading in the 21st century - how we read and how we are read by new technologies. Course texts include literary, historical, and media writings from 1900 to the present.

Vanessa Place is a criminal appellate lawyer, artist and author of seven fiction and nonfiction books. For more info: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/bio/vanessa-place

April 24, 2015

Friends of the Libraries Undergraduate Fellowship

University Libraries is offering a Friends of the Libraries Fellowship for fall 2015 to outstanding juniors and seniors. This fellowship allows students considering a graduate degree in Library and Information Science to work with a library faculty mentor during the fall 2015 semester.

Fellows will be awarded $1,500 for 120 hours of participation in this program. Applications are due on Thursday, April 30. Please email Jennifer Chan at jennifer.chan@colorado.edu for more information.

April 24, 2015 • Jennifer Chan • jennifer.chan@colorado.edu

Dining hours - End of spring semester

Thursday, May 7
Dining Centers
Sewall, Darley and Libby close at 2 p.m.
C4C closes at 8 p.m.
Grab-n-Gos
All grab-n-gos close at 2 p.m.
Retail
Zeller's, The Hub, emporium, Village Market, close at 2 p.m.
WeatherTech Cafe closes at 2 a.m. (Thursday morning)

Friday, May 15
The Bakery closes 3 p.m.

Relationships 101

Come by UMC 441 for a free class on relationship skills every Tuesday 1 to 2 p.m. Bring your questions.

April 23, 2015 • Mallory O'Steen • maos0468@colorado.edu

Dinosaurs without bones; Dinosaur lives revealed by their trace fossils

Through remarkable clues such as racks, trails, burrows, nests and tooth marks, we can explore and intuit the rich and complicated lives of dinosaurs. With a unique, detective-like approach that interprets the clues left by these long-extinct animals, Anthony Martin of Emory University brings the wild world of the Mesozoic to life in the 21st century. This is the third lecture of the Steps in Stone Lecture Series. This free event will take place on Thursday, April 30, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the CU Museum.

April 23, 2015 • CU Natural History Museum • cumuseum@colorado.edu
http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/

Italian Film Festival 2015

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy three more recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2015 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films on the University of Colorado, Boulder campus. The festival opened on April 10 and runs through May 2. All films are free and open to the public, in Italian with English subtitles. Schedule remaining: April 25, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; April 26, 6 p.m. ATLAS 100; May 2, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100.

April 23, 2015 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

A Maymester course on Russian literature taught by a prominent Russian poet may be closed

As announced earlier, thanks to the Faculty-in Residence-Summer-Term (FIRST) program, a leading Russian poet Associate Professor Polina Barskova (Hampshire College) is supposed to teach a Maymester course RUSS 4831 Contemporary Russian Literature (May 11-29, three credit hours, Core: Literature and Arts and Contemporary Societies). Eleven students are already enrolled, but it may be closed since at least 17 students are required for a Maymester course. Please spread the word and support this innovative course.

April 22, 2015 • Mark Leiderman • leiderma@colorado.edu

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.

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 22, 2015 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

UROP-HHMI poster symposium

The Biological Sciences Initiative (BSI) is sponsoring a poster symposium of UROP-HHMI grant recipients funded through BSI. Undergraduates represent several departments including IPHY, EBIO, MCDB, Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Engineering. Please come by and view their research work.

The symposium will be on Monday, April 27, 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Recreation Center C250. Light refreshments will be served.

April 22, 2015 • Lisa Romero de Mendoza • romero@colorado.edu
http://BSI.colorado.edu

Italian Film Festival 2015

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy three more recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2015 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films on the CU-Boulder campus. The festival opened on April 10 and runs through May 2. All films are free and open to the public, in Italian with English subtitles. Schedule remaining: April 25, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; April 26, 6 p.m. ATLAS 100; May 2, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100.

April 22, 2015 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

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 participants' comfort level supporting LGBTQ individuals within the university community.

Date: Wednesday, April 29, 1-3 p.m. at S484 Center for Community.

Take Your Child to Work Day - Thursday, April 23

Thursday, April 23, is “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.” This event provides a wonderful opportunity to introduce our children to the “behind the scenes” work that goes into operating our world-class university.

CU’s Fiske Planetarium is offering a special show for children (all ages) from 8:45-9:45 a.m.

Facilities Management Department is hosting a Safe and Secure Online workshop for kids ages 7-14. 4-5 p.m. at RL2, room 321.

CU’s Rec Center is also offering fun activities and a pizza lunch for kids from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

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