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.

'Sexpressions '

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center will hold "Sexpressions," a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of women’s sexuality, on April 24, 7-10 p.m in the Glenn Miller Ballroom. "Sexpressions" creates a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment for self-identified women. In addition to fun and entertainment, there will be free food, games and dance contests, so be sure to come by for a night of fantastic performances. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

April 14, 2015 • Sandra No and Abi Whitmore • wrcprograms@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc/events/sexpressions

Site Leader Applications for 2016 Alternative Breaks

Applications for 2016 Alternative Breaks site leaders are open. Alternative Breaks is a student-led group where students participate in a week-long service trip during spring break or a two-week long service trip in May. Site-leaders participate in nine months of leadership development training and work with AB staff to organize and plan all AB trips. In teams of two, site leaders work to secure trip logistics, provide peer education, participant recruitment, community partner relationships and facilitate meaningful reflections on trips.

April 14, 2015 • Volunteer Resource Center Alternative Breaks • altbreak@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/volunteer/ab/site-leader

'The Current'

A showcase of vital new works by CU dance faculty and Millicent Johnnie, the 2014-15 Roser Guest Artist in Dance. Johnnie has performed with Urban Bush Women, Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and choreographed for Grammy Award-winning artists Usher Raymond, Chrisette Michele and Los Hombres Calientes, and record labels Def Jam, Columbia, Interscope, Arista Records and others.

April 17 - 19, Irey Theatre, University Theatre Building

http://www.colorado.edu/theatredance/events-tickets/dance-events/current

Technology, Arts, and Media information sessions

Interested in getting technical skills with ATLAS’ Technology Arts and Media (TAM) program? Come to an upcoming info. session, learn about TAM, sign up and be ready to sign up for classes for the fall. More info. at: http://tam.colorado.edu/

Session Dates: April 13, 4-5 p.m. in ATLS 100 April 15, 1-2 p.m. in ATLS 200

April 13, 2015 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://tam.colorado.edu/

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 13, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org
http://www.centerwest.org

Digital Media Bootcamp at the ATLAS Institute

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

April 13, 2015 • Joel Swanson • joel.swanson@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu/

Our French World - A celebration of French speaking cultures and countries

Our French World - A cultural event organized by the French program in the French and Italian Department. Come and enjoy free food, games and a live band. You can also learn about our courses, programs and resources. HUMN 1st floor "living room" April 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

April 13, 2015 • Juan Diaz • juan.jimenezdiaz@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

April 13, 2015 • CU on the Weekend • weekend@colorado.edu
http://conted.colorado.edu/cuontheweekend

Music and the law: Copyright and music study - Learners Lunch @ Music

Can I make an arrangement of that song? Can I put a copy of this score in my dissertation? What are my rights in the song I just wrote? What can I put up on YouTube? How can I find media that is copyright-free? Copyright plays an increasingly important role in the lives of musicians, but remains a subject of both myth and mystery. At this workshop we'll review the basics of fair use and then look at some of the ways it affects musicians in an academic environment. Bring your questions.

Imig Music, N285, Wednesday April 15, noon to 1 p.m.

RoboFab Maymester 2015 at the ATLAS Institute

We're offering something new over Maymester. Learn to code. Build a robot. ATLAS RoboFab.

Offered alongside our successful Digital Media Boot Camp, ATLAS’ RoboFab provides a three-week intensive to learn about programming as a creative and technical tool. Examine the world of human-computer interactions as you build and program your own Piccolo bot. Come explore RoboFab this Maymester. Registration is now open. All are welcome. No technical experience necessary. http://tam.colorado.edu/robofab/

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 (deadline extended)

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/

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