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.

IMPART Grants: Call for applications due April 15

IMPART Fellowships (up to $4,000) are available to CU-Boulder faculty. We seek proposals that improve the campus environment in the area of gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity that promote inclusive excellence. Support for faculty members (especially assistant professors) to initiate new research and scholarly programs as well as expanding the undergraduate curriculum in the areas of ethnic and gender diversity are encouraged. Submit an online application by Friday, April 15.

Ferment! Thursdays 5:30 p.m.

Ferment: Eat, drink and talk about life, faith/doubt, theology, God, spirituality, hope, love.

Meets Thursdays, 5:30 p.m. during the fall and spring semesters at Backcountry Pizza and Taphouse. 2319 Arapahoe just west of Folsom St.

Open to under-grad and grad-students of any, or no, faith background. Seeking people who are open-minded, aren't rigid, and who come without agendas or needs to hog conversations. Free food and beverages for the first six who arrive!

Hosted by Wesley Fellowship.

April 14, 2016 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Free Yoga Mondays at 6 p.m.

Authentic hatha, vinyasa flow taught by Brian Saeger. Bring a mat if you have one. We have extras if you don't. Best to eat dinner after class. Meets at CU's Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., across from the stadium, one block north of Colorado Avenue, at the corner of University Heights Avenue. LGBTQI-affirming. Bring friends.

The biology of butterflies

Come learn about the fascinating biology of butterflies and caterpillars on Wednesday, April 20, at 7 p.m. at the CU Museum of Natural History. They are much more than airy fragile creatures. Find out what they eat and why, how they taste and smell, how they are different from moths and learn about their arsenal of defenses. This lecture will be presented by Deane Bowers, curator of entomology and professor and chair of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Colorado Boulder.

April 13, 2016 • CU Museum of Natural History • cumuseum@colorado.edu
http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/

CU-Boulder Outreach Award proposals due April 18

Proposals for the 2016-17 CU-Boulder Outreach Awards are due Monday, April 18, by 5 p.m. Boulder campus faculty are invited to submit proposals for funding outreach and engagement programs that extend faculty research, teaching or creative work.

Proposals must be submitted online. Visit the Outreach and Community Engagement website to review the proposal guidelines for individual and faculty group awards and to access the submission forms.

Contact outreach@colorado.edu with questions.

Shakespeare takes on the classics

Please join us as Sid Fox gives a free public lecture on Shakespeare and the classics on Wednesday, April 27, 12 to 1 p.m. in Humanities 345.

Campus Sustainability Summit: A community dialogue for vision, ideas and action planning

When: Thursday, April 21, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. WHERE: University Memorial Center. Free and open to CU-Boulder students, faculty and staff.

The 22nd annual campus sustainability summit takes a forward-looking and interactive approach in 2016. Join a collaborative community-based process to crowd-source sustainability solutions. Register by April 15. http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter/css.

April 13, 2016 • Marianne Martin • ecenter@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/ecenter

Digital Media Boot Camp

Digital Media Boot Camp (DMBC) offers a focused introduction to digital media production designed to teach practical digital media and technological skills to people from any field. These all-day intensive classes are offered at the ATLAS center and will feature a small, hands-on and collaborative learning environment. Students will learn to use industry technologies, applications, and creative tools to communicate and present their ideas. The class will be taught May 9-26. More info found here.

April 13, 2016 • Sage Sollie • cuatlas@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

IMPART Grants: Call for applications due April 15

IMPART Fellowships (up to $4,000) are available to CU-Boulder faculty. We seek proposals that improve the campus environment in the area of gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity that promote inclusive excellence. Support for faculty members (especially assistant professors) to initiate new research and scholarly programs as well as expanding the undergraduate curriculum in the areas of ethnic and gender diversity are encouraged. Submit an online application by Friday, April 15.

IFS Presents: 'Slaughterhouse Five'

Based on the novel by Kurt Vonnegut, this film follows a man who becomes unstuck in time and experiences his life in random order, including his time in WWII and the time he was abducted by aliens.

On 35mm film!

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the VAC Basement auditorium on Thursday, April 14.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Alternative Breaks site leader application

Join the movement and become an Alternative Breaks site leader. Lead a trip focused on service in communities around the country during college breaks and gain credit while doing it. LDSP 4932 is the course that site leaders can enroll in to earn either elective credit or leadership minor credit. The priority deadline is April 22, if your application is submitted by this date, you are eligible to design a service trip around an environmental or social justice issue of your choice.

Application.

April 12, 2016 • Volunteer Resource Center • altbreak@colorado.edu
http://colorado.edu/volunteer

Paul Barolsky - Art history visiting scholar lecture

Monday, April 18, 5:30 p.m. British/Irish Room on the 5th floor of Norlin Library, University of Colorado Boulder.

Professor, University of Virginia McIntire Department of Art. Paul Barolsky teaches and writes about Renaissance art and literature. His most recent book, Michelangelo and the Finger of God, was published in 2003 by the Georgia Museum of Arts in its Issues in Art History series.

IFS Presents: 'Once in a Lifetime'

A dedicated history teacher at a French high school is determined to give the best education she can to her underprivileged inner-city pupils and tests them with a unique assignment that involves a face-to-face encounter with a Holocaust survivor.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Wednesday, April 13.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Sign-ups for Digital Media Boot Camp end soon

Digital Media Boot Camp (DMBC) offers a focused introduction to digital media production designed to teach practical digital media and technological skills to people from any field. These all-day intensive classes are offered at the ATLAS center. Students will learn to use industry technologies, applications, and creative tools to communicate and present their ideas. The class will be taught May 9-26. More info found here. The deadline to sign-up for this year's Maymester session is April 28.

April 12, 2016 • Sage Sollie • cuatlas@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Psychology study seeking participants | $10/hour

The CU SNaG Lab is seeking individuals between the ages of 18-35 to participate as behavioral subjects in a study for 2-3 hours.

Participants will play several games with other individuals and a computer opponent for money, and will complete a series of questionnaires. Participants will be paid $10/hour for participating, and will have the opportunity to earn bonus money for their performance in the games.

For more information or to sign-up for a session, please email, cu.snaglab.968@gmail.com with your name and age.

April 11, 2016 • Jacob Parelman • cu.snaglab.968@gmail.com

Free lunch & lecture April 19 at noon, The Role of Politics in Leaving Congregations

Free lecture and lunch: Tuesday, April 19 from 12noon-1:30pm in the UMC, room 245,"The Role of Politics in Leaving Congregations – A Reconsideration" by Anand Sokhey, Assoc. Professor in the Department of Political Science. Several high profile studies have identified politics as an important force driving people away from religion. The argument is that the dogmatic politics of the Christian Right have alienated liberals and moderates, effectively threatening the future of organized religion in America. RSVP to office@saintaidans.org.

April 11, 2016 • Amanda Nuku • office@saintaidans.org
http://www.saintaidans.org

IFS Presents: 'Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict'

Peggy Guggenheim, heiress to a family fortune, became a central figure in the modern art movement collecting not only art, but also varied relationships with figures like Samuel Beckett, Jackson Pollock, Marcel Duchamp and countless others.

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

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Sugar Free Feminism: Asian American women in the media

Come join us on Tuesday, April 19, 2 to 3 p.m. in UMC 416 with Luna Ly and Jackie Dong, both student employees from the Cultural Unity and Engagement Center, to discuss how Asian American Women are portrayed in certain areas of the media.

April 11, 2016 • Diana Rodriguez • wrcprograms@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

For the Health of It - 'Survivor Gene': Black women and breast cancer survivorship

Join us on Tuesday, April 12, 4 to 5 p.m. in UMC 416 for a presentation by our very own Anneliese Wilson on her honors thesis research which explores African-American breast cancer survivors' perceptions of survivorship and breast cancer culture in Los Angeles.

April 11, 2016 • Chloe Strascina-Dower • wrchealth@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

Graduation reminders

You must have regalia to participate in commencement. Undergraduates should purchase regalia at the bookstore, while graduate students may rent regalia at Balch Fieldhouse. See the commencement website for details. Please line up in Norlin Quad by 7:45 a.m. for the procession or come early and enjoy a free breakfast starting at 7 a.m. Congratulations.

Sexpressions 2016

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center holds Sexpressions, a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of women’s sexuality. Sexpressions creates a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment for self-identified women. In addition to fun and entertainment, there is free food, games and dance contests, so be sure to come by for a night of fantastic performances. Please wear teal in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

April 11, 2016 • Nadia Brecl and Diana Rodriguez • wrcprograms@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

WRC recess open house

Join us on Thursday, April 28, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at UMC South Terrace (if it’s too cold, we’ll be in UMC 415-417) for our end of the semester open house, co-sponsored by the Cultural Unity Center (CUE). We’ll be relaxing and playing fun recess-themed games such as hop scotch, coloring, board games and more. Come meet new friends and enjoy free food while supplies last. Staff, students and faculty are welcome!

April 11, 2016 • Sarah Rimmel • sarah.rimmel@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

Stop by Regent Thursday, April 14, for cake provided by the Student Employment Office

The National Student Employment Association has declared that the second week in April is National Student Employment Week! This year, that’s April 10 – 16, and we want to show you our appreciation.

Student employees and their supervisors should stop by and have a free slice of cake.

Thursday, April 14, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. or until we run out of cake.

We'll be on the North side of the Regent Administrative Building, on the patio. If weather is bad, we will be inside the building in the atrium.

Fulbright student grant information meeting

Where in the world do you want to go? The Fulbright program is the U.S. government’s flagship program for international educational exchange, and CU-Boulder has an excellent record of U.S. Fulbright student grants. Come learn how you can apply for a Fulbright grant to do overseas study/research or to be an English teaching assistant overseas. These grants are for any student who will have at least a bachelor's degree by the time the grant starts in 2017-18 and won’t yet have completed a PhD. T 4/19, 4 pm, NRLN S-421 W 4/27, 3 pm, NRLN S-421

IMPART Grants - Call for applications – Due April 15

IMPART Fellowships (up to $4,000) are available to CU-Boulder faculty. We seek proposals that improve the campus environment in the area of gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity that promote inclusive excellence. Support for faculty members (especially assistant professors) to initiate new research and scholarly programs as well as expanding the undergraduate curriculum in the areas of ethnic and gender diversity are encouraged. Submit an online application by Friday, April 15.

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