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.

The Chancellor's Committee for Women seeking new members

The Chancellor's Committee for Women is seeking applications for new members. We are a committee that monitors the campus climate for all women: students, faculty and staff. We are currently seeking more student and faculty representation but encourage anyone interested to apply. For more information please see our website.

Falafel Fest

Chabad @ CU and the Jewish Student Association (JSA) welcome back all the Jewish Buffs with Falafel Fest.

Free kosher falafel, pita, salads, and more.

Join the JSA. Lots of events throughout the semester.

August 20, 2014 • Tzvi • Tzvi@jewishcu.com
http://www.JewishCU.com

Open Air Mass and BBQ

Open Air Mass this Sunday, Aug. 24, at 6 p.m. on Farrand Field. BBQ following at the St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Center (1520 Euclid Ave.) Don't want to go alone? Text "mass" to 720-564-1111

August 20, 2014 • Brianna Lawson • brianna.lawson@thomascenter.org
http://www.thomascenter.org

Healthy young adults who are highly anxious in social situations needed for research study

Healthy young adults (ages 18-40) who are highly anxious in social situations can earn $10/hour participating in one 2.5-hour study session held in the Muenzinger Psychology Building at CU-Boulder. Participants will be asked to complete questionnaires, perform a challenging social task, and record heart rate non-invasively. For more information please call, 720-515-9461 or email us at archlabcalendar@gmail.com.

August 19, 2014 • Arch lab • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

Healthy young adults needed for a research study

Who: We are conducting a paid research study on physically and mentally healthy young adults (ages18-40) Payment: $10/hour participating in one 2.5-hour study session held in the Muenzinger Psychology Building. What: Complete questionnaires and a challenging social task, and we will record your heart rate non-invasively. Contact: For more information please call, 720-515-9461 or email us at archlabcalendar@gmail.com.

August 19, 2014 • Arch lab • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

Shakespeare classes for kids and teens

The Colorado Shakespeare Festival's School of Theatre offers after-school classes and workshops for kids and teens. Fall classes include: Shakespearean Dramaturgy (ages 12-18), Troilus and Cressida (ages 12-18), and Shakespeare 2000 (ages 8-14). Weekend workshops include Creature Makeup, Words Words Words and Thou Art Miscast. Boost your child's brainpower and creativity with some Shakespeare.

Open air mass and BBQ

Open air mass this Sunday, Aug. 24, at 6 p.m. on Farrand Field. BBQ following at the St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Center (1520 Euclid Ave). Don't want to go alone? Text "mass" to 720-564-1111.

August 19, 2014 • Brianna Lawson • brianna.lawson@thomascenter.org
http://www.thomascenter.org

Younglife College ... for all CU students ... Younglife fun with college depth

Young Life College is about building meaningful friendships and finding community with other students. Younglife College is a great place (and safe place) to ask spiritual questions and just check it out. It's also a great place to come and grow and deepen your relationship with the Lord in college. We have parties, small groups and opportunities to serve others (ie. Workcrew Weekend).
Younglife College meets on campus every Wed night @ 7 p.m. in UMC room 247. Kick-off Party is Aug 27. Free parking across Broadway at the grade school.

GLBTQ Resource Center Safezone training - Aug. 21

The GLBTQ Resource Center will be presenting three Safe Zone trainings this summer that will provide education about 1) gender and sexual diversity, 2)how to be an ally, and 3) CU-Boulder-specific LGBTQ policies and services.

Please contact Scarlet Bowen to register for one of the sessions: scarlet.bowen@colorado.edu

Thursday, Aug. 21, 1 - 3 p.m. in room S435, Center for Community

Workshop: Financial Strategies for Studying Abroad

Think you can't afford to study abroad? Discover financial strategies to make it a reality. This free workshop will include information on:

  • tips for saving money

  • details of upfront costs

  • how to create a budget before and during your trip

    and more

This workshop is free and open to all students interested in studying abroad.

Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 3 - 3:50 p.m.; UMC 425.

For more info, click here

RSVP at cumoneysense@colorado.edu today!

Continuing Education offers walk-in advising Aug. 18-29

Continuing Education advisors will accommodate walk-in appointments to start the fall semester. Continuing Education fall walk-in advising hours will be held Monday through Friday, Aug. 18-29 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., and financial aid walk-in hours will be Aug. 25-29 (except Aug. 27) from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Continuing Education Building at 1505 University Ave. All other Continuing Education advising appointments need to be scheduled in advance and can be arranged online.

ACCESS registration for nondegree students begins Aug. 22

Nondegree students interested in enrolling in CU-Boulder courses for personal or professional development can register through ACCESS, Available Credit Courses for Eligible Special Students, beginning Friday, Aug. 22, from 7am - 5pm and continuing Monday, Aug. 25 from 8am - 5pm. Through ACCESS, nondegree students may take main campus graduate and undergraduate courses if space is available or with instructor/department permission. For questions, visit 1505 University Ave. or call 303-492-5148.

New Independent Learning courses for fall

Independent Learning offers the following new online term-based courses for fall:

ANTH3000: Primate Behavior (natural science core); ANTH4020: Digital Anthropology; DNCE1017: Dance and Popular Culture (literature and the arts core); IPHY3700: Scientific Writing in Integrative Physiology (written communication); PSCI4002: Western European Politics (contemporary societies); SOCY4016: Sex, Gender, and Society 2, SOCY4017: Animals and Society; SOCY4117: Food and Society.

Register now on MyCUInfo. For more information e-mail cewww@colorado.edu

Dining Centers: Opening Hours Fall 2014

Aug 18
C4C begins normal hours

Aug 18-19
Darley, Libby, Sewall open 10am-2pm/5pm-7pm

Aug 20
Darley, Libby, Sewall begin normal hours

Aug 22
Global Jam: Lunch served on Farrand Field (dining centers close at 10am, open for dinner, Libby closed)

Aug 22
WeatherTech Café begins normal hours

Aug 25
emporium, Fresh @ Farrand, Village Market, Bakery, Hub, Zeller's, 2.1.3, CU on the Run begin normal hours

Additional Information

August 14, 2014 • Sue James • susan.james@colorado.edu
http://housing.colorado.edu

Studying abroad next spring? Get started

Want to study abroad in Spring 2015? Summer is the perfect time to get started. Study Abroad is open during the summer; advisors are available to help you find the right program and start an application. App deadlines for spring 2015 vary but range from 9/15 - 10/1.

If you haven’t already, your first step is to complete Study Abroad 101, a 30-minute info session offered ONLINE or IN PERSON: http://studyabroad.colorado.edu/?go=studyabroad101. Then, stop by our office with questions or to open an application: http://studyabroad.colorado.

Office of Cash Management will be closed Tuesday, Aug. 12 from 11:15 am - 1:15 pm

The Office of Cash Management in the Bursar's Office will be closed from 11:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, so that staff can attend a special event. The rest of the Bursar's Office will be open and providing limited services. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

August 12, 2014 • Susie Jacobs • suzanne.jacobs@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

RUSS 2211 Introduction to Russian Culture

RUSS 2211 will give students a broad overview of Russian culture in its historical context, from its beginnings to the end of the Romanov dynasty, focusing on the significant events and fascinating individuals that helped to shape Russia into the unique country it is today. Russia’s contribution to world culture, in architecture, literature and the arts, will be a primary focus. This course will also provide a good foundation for further Russian studies. Course taught in English. Fulfills Core Curriculum for Historical Context.

August 12, 2014 • Vicki Grove • Vicki.Grove@Colorado.Edu

Participants needed for a research study

Looking for healthy men and women, ages 18-40, to participate in two laboratory visits of 15-17 hours each at the University of Colorado-Boulder Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory.

Compensation up to $250.

Email sleep.study@colorado.edu for study details and ask about the Morning Eating study.

Celebrating the Great Law: The Wilderness Act at 50

On Sept. 4-5, The Colorado Law School: Getches-Wilkinson Center in partnership with The Wilderness Society will be celebrating the 50-year anniversary of the Wilderness Act. The GWC will bring stories, yarns, recollections, yearnings and wisdom from some of the best voices for wildness. Thursday, Sept. 4, 6 - 7:15 p.m. Renowned Landscape Photographer John Fielder Friday, Sept. 5, 9 a.m. - 3:40 p.m. Wilderness Celebration Speakers, Poets, Storytellers

More information Free/Open to Public.

Office of Cash Management will be closed Tuesday, Aug. 12 from 11:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

The Office of Cash Management in the Bursar's Office will be closed from 11:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12, so that staff can attend a special event. The rest of the Bursar's Office will be open and providing limited services. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

August 7, 2014 • Susie Jacobs • suzanne.jacobs@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

Subjects needed for study: Effort and decision making

The Neuromechanics Lab needs volunteers for a study on effort and movement decision making. You must be English-speaking, right-handed, between 18-40 years old, and have normal or corrected vision, have no movement control problems, and have no recent orthopedic surgeries or broken bones. This study is expected to take 2-2.5 hours. All procedures take place in our campus laboratory (Clare Small Arts and Science building, room 107). Subjects will be compensated. Contact: Megan O’Brien, megan.obrien@colorado.edu

August 7, 2014 • Megan O'Brien • megan.obrien@colorado.edu

University of Colorado Boulder Police Records closed Aug. 12-13

The CUPD Records Section will be closed Tuesday, Aug. 12 through Wednesday, Aug. 13 for training. Normal business hours will resume on Thursday, Aug. 14 at 8 a.m.

August 7, 2014 • Susie Matthews • susan.matthews@colorado.edu

New Independent Learning courses for fall

Independent Learning offers the following new online term-based courses for fall:

ANTH 4020: Digital Anthropology DNCE 1017: Dance and Popular Culture (literature and the arts core) IPHY 3700: Scientific Writing in Integrative Physiology (written communication core) PSCI 4002: Western European Politics (contemporary societies core) PSCI 4701: Symbolic Politics SOCY 4016: Sex, Gender, and Society 2 SOCY 4017: Animals and Society SOCY 4117: Food and Society

Register now on MyCUInfo. For more information e-mail cewww@colorado.edu.

Online fall Writing and Rhetoric courses, many options available

Independent Learning offers online term-based versions of WRTG3020 (topics include: Writing on the New York Times, Travel Writing, and Multi-Genre Writing), WRTG3030 (Writing on Science and Society), and WRTG3040 (Writing on Business and Society). Take WRTG 3090 (Digital Literacies) for one or two credits. $366/credit hour tuition is separate from main campus tuition. Register now. More information or e-mail cewww@colorado.edu)

Planning your fall schedule? Earn two credits this coming fall for music lessons

Earn two credit hours this coming fall with CU-Boulder's Applied Music Program. Group classes include guitar, piano and hand drum circle. Private lessons are available for everything from banjo and guitar to voice and piano. Check out our faculty bios and find what works best for you. Lessons begin Sept. 15. Register now on MyCUInfo portal. $326 per credit. Tuition is separate from main campus tuition. Contact advisor at appmusic@colorado.edu or 303-492-5950. Detailed information

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