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.

Free exam week meals at 6 p.m. with Bread and Belonging

Bread and Belonging (B +B) is a weekly campus community meal and conversation hosted jointly by Canterbury Colorado Episcopal Campus Ministry and Lutheran Campus Ministry. B+B will host free exam week meals Monday, May 4, Tuesday, May 5 and Wednesday, May 6, at 6 p.m. at St. Aidan’s, 2425 Colorado Ave.. (across from engineering). Join us for a home-cooked meal Connect with us on our Facebook page

Need summer parking? Weekday permits available across from CU Engineering

Weekday parking permits are available for the summer in the lot at St. Aidan's (2425 Colorado Ave.) directly across the street from the CU Engineering Dept. ** Summer permit $100**; Questions? Contact: office@saintaidans.org or 303-443-2503. Available for purchase during office hours Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Our Website

Bike to Work Day 2015

Mark your Calendars for Bike to Work Day 2015. This year, Bike to Work Day will be Wednesday, June 24.

Make sure to register as a part of the University of Colorado Boulder business challenge team and you'll be entered into a drawing to win great prizes.

http://biketoworkday.us/join/2212/university-colorado-boulder

Bike to Work Day is celebrated in many communities along the Front Range and in the mountains, but our region's event is the largest in the state.

CU Later Darley Commons

Help say goodbye to Darley Commons at “CU Later Darley Commons!” Friday May 1, 7to 10 p.m. in the Darley Commons Lobby and Classrooms. Free photo booth, sushi, pizza and more. First 100 students receive a limited edition I <3 Darley Commons T-Shirt! Sponsored by Residence Hall Association (RHA). Questions? Email Mary Augustine, RHA Director of Williams Village Programming, at maau4827exc@colorado.edu.

May 1, 2015 • Mary Augustine • maau4827exc@colorado.edu
http://rha.colorado.edu

What can you do to protect our water quality?

The EPA and Colorado’s Department of Public Health and Environment require every person on the CU-Boulder campus to make sure pollutants do not enter sanitary drains or storm drains. Click here for information about regulatory requirements. Contact Environmental Health & Safety at 303-492-6025 or email ehs@colorado.edu for advice about how to properly dispose of materials so they don’t end up in our waterways.

May 1, 2015 • Sherril Potter • sherril.potter@msn.com
https://www.colorado.edu

Nominate an outstanding Arts and Sciences teacher

ASSETT wants to recognize Arts and Sciences instructors who use technology in outstanding ways to support student learning. To do this, we need to hear from you. Tell us about instructors who use technology to create an awesome lecture or discussion, or who use technology in interesting ways for assignments or communicating with you outside of class. Instructors will receive a special certificate, and will be highlighted on our college website devoted to technology, teaching and learning. Submit nomination at: http://assett.colorado.edu/out

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 29, 2015 • Beverly Weber • beverly.weber@colorado.edu
http://gsll.colorado.edu

Bursar's Office opening late Friday, May 1

The Bursar's Office will open 15 minutes late on Friday, May 1, so that staff can attend training. We will open at 9:15 a.m.

April 29, 2015 • Susie Jacobs • suzanne.jacobs@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

Caribbean and Atlantic Studies

Please join us for our third lecture on Caribbean and Atlantic studies on Friday, May 1, 5 to 6 p.m. in Humanities 250. Professor Kate Ramsey will give a lecture entitled “Powers of Imagination and Afro-Caribbean Spirit Work in the Eighteenth Century Atlantic World”. This is the third and final event in the Caribbean Lecture Series which is organized by the Departments of English and French and Italian, and was made possible thanks to the generous support of the President’s Fund for the Humanities and Center for Western Civilization.

April 29, 2015 • Jocelyn Franklin • jocelyn.franklin@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).

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 29, 2015 • Talia • Health.study@colorado.edu

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

What is a hunter-gatherer? On the cusp of maize farming in western Nebraska

The King Site on the Nebraska Pine Ridge dates to the agricultural transition on the plains and seems to document the lives of people on the way to becoming farmers. The site suggests complex, perhaps multi-ethnic, origins for the communities that later develop into eastern plains farmers. Come join us and Doug Bamforth of the University of Colorado Boulder's Department of Anthropology as we explore the lives and impact of early farmers. This free lecture will take place on Wednesday, May 6, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the CU Natural History Museum.

April 29, 2015 • CU Natural History Museum • cumuseum@colorado.edu
http://cumuseum.colorado.edu/

UMC Marketing seeking student graphic designer

$11.25/hour; 12 or more hours/week. Must be able to work at least one year, preferably two or more. This undergraduate position will remain open until filled. Use your creative art and graphic design skills. Works within the UMC Marketing Department to produce print and digital layouts for UMC Departments and other tasks as assigned. The position works closely with and reports to the UMC graphic designer.Click here to apply now.

April 29, 2015

Alternative Breaks program seeking site leaders

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 29, 2015 • Volunteer Resource Center Alternative Breaks • altbreak@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/volunteer/ab/site-leader

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.

Our Facebook Our webpage

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

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

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

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