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Why work? An interfaith conversation on career

Do we work for the fortune and fame or just to pay back the loans we took out to get the job in the first place? Join us for an interfaith panel discussion on the meaning and value of career. Free.

Wed | April 22 | 7 p.m. Eaton 1B50

Panelists include: *Bishop Jim Gonia, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ameica *Dr. Sophia Arjana, Professor of Islamic Studies, Iliff School of Theology *Rabbi Marc Soloway, Congregation Bonai Shalom *Sreedevi K. Bringi, Hinduism, Naropa University *Gionvannina Jobson, Buddhism, Naropa University

April 13, 2015 • Pastor Zach Parris • lcmpastor@colorado.edu
http://www.lutheranbuffs.org

Bible study and dinner: Sundays @ 5 p.m.

A time to reflect upon how God is at work in our lives and in the world while enjoying a free home-cooked meal. Excellent resources. Awesome people. Meets in the lounge at CU's Wesley Chapel.

Wesley Fellowship is a progressive Christian campus ministry that helps university students grow in faith, service and love. LGBTQI-friendly. "Stretch your mind, feed your soul!" 1290 Folsom St., across from the stadium, at the corner of University Heights Avenue.

April 13, 2015 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Cannabis Symposium

Make sure the 2015 Cannabis Symposium is on your calendars for Wednesday, April 15, in the Wolf Law Building. Featured speakers at 10-11 a.m. (Chancellor Phil DiStefano), 1:30-2:30 p.m. (herbalist Brigitte Mars), and 6-7:30 p.m. (Major Neill Franklin). We are also offering eight panels/workshops with local experts, plus an invited faculty lecture on the cannabis genome project here at CU, and an activist keynote by the executive director of SSDP. Ask your professors if you can get extra credit for attending.

April 10, 2015 • Carol Conzelmen • conzelma@gmail.com

Mediating Asia: 2015 CAS Annual Symposium

In this day-long symposium we will explore the implications of an increasingly mediated Asia. There will be keynote addresses by Endy Bayuni of The Jakarta Post, and Melissa Chan of Al Jazeera America, as well as panel discussions with more than 10 scholars and journalists from CU and beyond. Topics of discussion will include “Media and Environmental Politics,” “Authoritarian States, Nationalism, and the Unruly Media,” and “Identity, Culture, and Branding” in the Asian context. Friday, April 17, 10 a.m. British Studies Room, Norlin Library.

Screening of 'People's Park'

People's Park (Libbie D. Cohn and J.P. Sniadecki) is a 78-minute single shot documentary that immerses viewers in an unbroken journey through a famous urban park in Chengdu, Sichuan Province. A sensory meditation on cinematic time and space, People's Park offers a fresh gaze at public interaction, leisure and self-expression in China. A roundtable discussion with Daniel Boord, Christian S. Hammons and Timothy Oakes will follow the screening. Center for Asian Studies Speaker Series. Tuesday, April 14, 7 p.m., ATLAS 102, CU-Boulder.

Digital Media Bootcamp- Registration closes in two weeks

Are you looking for practical computing and creative tech skills that compliment any major or advance any career? Register today for Digital Media Boot Camp Maymester 2015 in the ATLAS building. DMBC is a stream-lined and compact way for any student, staff or community member to learn and apply a highly versatile and relevant set of technical and creative tools for today's market place. Space is limited; register today. All are welcome.

April 10, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Italian Film Festival 2015

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy nine 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 opens on Friday April 10 and runs through May 2, 2015. The films are free and open to the public, in Italian with English subtitles. Schedule: 4/10, 6:30pm, MUEN Aud; 4/11, 6pm, MUEN Aud; 4/12 6pm, ATLAS 102; 4/17, 6pm, HUMN 150;4/18, 6pm, ATLAS 100; 4/19, 6pm, ATLAS 102; 4/25, 6pm, ATLAS 100; 4/26, 6pm ATLAS 100; 5/2, 6pm, ATLAS 100.

Digital Media Bootcamp

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.

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

April 10, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Sugar Free Feminism: Immigration

Join the Women's Resource Center as well as speakers from Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence to discuss immigration issues as they relate to women, specifically those surrounding immigrant survivors of domestic violence and the work that is being done to address their needs in our own community. The event is on Monday, April 13, 12-1 p.m. in UMC 425. Contact Abi Whitmore for more information at wrcprograms@colorado.edu.

April 9, 2015 • Abi Whitmore • wrcprograms@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

Women in Law Day 2015

Join the Women's Law Caucus at CU Law for Women in Law Day 2015. Everyone who is interested in pursuing or exploring a career in the law is welcome, but the focus of the event will be on women within the legal profession.

This event is FREE and includes Breakfast and lunch.

Please RSVP to cu.wlc2015@gmail.com as soon as possible.

Performance Friday!

The Center for Humanities and the Arts invites you to this month's Performance Friday! featuring excerpts from CU Opera's production of L'incoronazione di Poppea, Monteverdi's drama about sex, crime and realpolitik during the debauched reign of the Roman Emperor Nero, turning conventional morality on its head - virtue is punished and greed rewarded. This production will be styled after House of Cards. Please join us April 10, 12-1 p.m., Norlin Library’s 5th Floor. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for a free, light lunch.

CU Museum Family Day: Eggs - which came first?

You will be amazed at how many kinds of eggs there are. We'll go way beyond birds to fish, reptiles, insects, amphibians and even some mammals that lay eggs. The CU Museum houses one of the largest fossil eggshell collections in the world, so there will be real dinosaur eggshells to explore. We'll have lots of eggs, nests and animal specimens from land and sea to look at up close, plus hands-on activities galore.

Price: Free Date: Saturday, April 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Venue: CU Museum of Natural History

Italian Film Festival 2015

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy nine recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2015 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films shown on the University of Colorado Boulder campus. The festival opens on Friday, April 10, and runs through May 2. All films are free and open to the public, in Italian with English subtitles. Schedule: 4/10, 6:30pm, MUEN Aud; 4/11, 6pm, MUEN Aud; 4/12 6pm, ATLAS 102; 4/17, 6pm, HUMN 150; 4/18, 6pm, ATLAS 100; 4/19, 6pm, ATLAS 102; 4/25, 6pm, ATLAS 100; 4/26, 6pm ATLAS 100; 5/2, 6pm, ATLAS 100.

Digital Media Bootcamp: Registration is open

Are you looking for practical computing and creative tech skills that compliment any major? Register today for Digital Media Boot Camp Maymester 2015 at ATLAS. Digital Media Boot Camp is a three-week certificate program designed to help students be competitive, productive and versatile in today’s marketplace. Offered during Maymester (May 11-29), DMBC is an intensive and immersive introduction to digital media production that imparts a broad range of practical computing and technological skills. Registration closes April 24.

April 9, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Women in Law Day 2015

Join the Women's Law Caucus at CU Law for Women in Law Day 2015. Everyone who is interested in pursuing or exploring a career in the law is welcome, but the focus of the event will be on women within the legal profession.

This event is Free and includes BREAKFAST AND LUNCH

Please RSVP to cu.wlc2015@gmail.com as soon as possible.

Summer 2015 three-payment plan for tuition and fees available now

The three-payment plan for Summer 2015 tuition and fees is available now in MyCUInfo for students and CUBill&Pay for authorized payers. No interest. $25 enrollment fee. Automatic payments will be processed in May, June and July. The last day to enroll in this plan is May 4.

*$250 minimum balance *Account must be in good standing *Study Abroad not eligible at this time

Get technical: Digital Media Bootcamp Maymester 2015

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.

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

April 8, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Enhancing Function in Later Life: FORCE

Seeking Boulder or Denver area residents and CU students, faculty, staff and alumni Age 65 and older for a CU 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 8, 2015 • Deborah Atwell • Deborah.atwell@colorado.edu

Digital Media Bootcamp- Registration is open

Are you looking for practical computing and creative tech skills that compliment any major? Register today for Digital Media Boot Camp Maymester of 2015 in the ATLAS building. These all-day classes are offered in one of ATLAS’ teaching labs and feature a small, hands-on and collaborative learning environment. Students learn to use industry standard technologies, applications and computing or creative tools to successfully communicate and present ideas.

April 8, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Enhancing Function in Later Life: FORCE

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

Planning 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 8, 2015 • Deborah Atwell • deborah.atwell@colorado.edu

Healthy aging: Movement and balance on April 18

The effortless ease with which we move masks a profound complexity. Join Rodger Kram and Alaa Ahmed, professors of integrative physiology, for talks about movement and aging. Kram will present a series of studies about walking and a new training system. Ahmed will talk about the “risky business” that is movement, aging and the brain. Saturday, April 18, 1-3 p.m., Benson Earth Sciences – Room 180. Free and open to the public

CU-Boulder Outreach and Engagement Award online submission forms now available

Online submission forms are now available for 2015-16 outreach and engagement award proposals. Boulder campus faculty are invited to submit proposals for outreach and engagement funds to be awarded by the CU-Boulder Outreach Committee in June 2015. Proposed outreach projects should extend faculty members’ research, teaching and creative work. Proposals are due by Monday, April 20 to http://outreachawards.colorado.edu/. Send any questions via email to outreach@colorado.edu.

April 8, 2015 • outreach@colorado.edu
http://outreachawards.colorado.edu/

III Jocs Florals at CU Boulder - Writing competition

Let celebrate this beautiful Catalan tradition with a writing competition. Three $100 awards for best work. The competition is divided into three main categories: * Catalan by non-native speakers. * English the topic should be related to the Catalan culture. * Catalan/Spanish by native speakers.

The deadline for submission is April 20, at 11:59 p.m. Submit your text in pdf format, with your student ID and nickname included at catalanclub@colorado.edu or at www.facebook.com/CuCatalanClub

April 8, 2015 • xavier espinet • xaes2373@colorado.edu

Students: Learn about changes for student groups in the UMC

Three open forums will be hosted in the UMC. Learn about the new Student Activities Office, changes for student groups, and the benefits for you. Learn about the creation of a space for underrepresented students in the UMC.

At 6 p.m.:
* Wednesday, April 8 in UMC Aspen Rooms

April 7, 2015 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/umc/

Flying Club at CU free BBQ @ Boulder Airport

Are you interested in airplanes and/or free food? The Flying Club at CU will be hosting a free BBQ at Boulder Municipal Airport on Saturday, April 18, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m..

There will be the opportunity to go on a very low-cost flight around Boulder.

Come down and watch airplanes fly while enjoying free food.

If you're interested, please RSVP on our website

Be sure to invite your friends.

April 7, 2015 • Flying Club at CU • fly@flyingclubatcu.com
http://www.flyingclubatcu.com

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