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.

Effectively Treating Sleep Problems: Basics & Beyond

Dr. Allison Harvey, Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley, an expert on the treatment of sleep problems, will be delivering a daylong continuing education workshop for clinicians in which she will teach how to effectively treat sleep problems using an empirically supported and transdiagnostic cognitive behavioral approach. Join us for this unique training opportunity on July 28 from 9 to 4:30!

Paste www.regonline.com/sleeptraining2014 into your browser to register

$95 for students, $135 for professionals

July 9, 2014 • Sona Dimidjian, PhD, Associate Professor • crest@colorado.edu
http://www.outreach.colorado.edu/takingaction

Cultivating Nourishing Sleep

Join a community conversation on July 28 with Dr. Allison Harvey, Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley and Dr. Monique LeBourgeois and Dr. Kenneth P. Wright Jr., from CU-Boulder’s Department of Integrative Physiology, to learn about healthy sleep across the lifecycle. Following the lectures, we will have an opportunity for questions, conversation, and sharing of local resources for supporting healthy sleep.

Paste www.regonline.com/sleeptalk2014 into your browser to register for this free event!

July 9, 2014 • Sona Dimidjian, Associate Professor • crest@colorado.edu
http://www.outreach.colorado.edu/takingaction

Need parking? Weekday permits available across from CU enginnering

Weekday parking permits are available in the lot at St. Aidan's (2425 Colorado Ave.) directly across the street from the CU Engineering Dept. Permit options: Summer permit $90; calendar year $380; available for purchase by semester -- $170. Questions? Contact: office@saintaidans.org or 303-443-2503. Available for purchase during office hours Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Planning to study abroad spring 2015? Apply now for a chance to win a $250 travel gift certificate!

Any student who opens a spring 2015 CU-Boulder study abroad application by Tuesday, July 15, 2014 will be entered into a drawing to win a $250 travel gift certificate. Two lucky students will win! You can complete Study Abroad 101 online and receive general advising from study abroad advisors via live chat, email, or phone! Visit http://studyabroad.colorado.edu/?go=studyabroad101 for more information on how to get started! Winners will be notified by July 22 and will receive funds once they are accepted and committed to their program.

ASSETT Fall 2014 Digital Learning Communities

Are you interested in learning alongside fellow faculty from across the College of Arts & Sciences to explore new teaching ideas and new technologies? ASSETT is pleased to announce two Fall 2014 Digital Learning Communities aimed at utilizing digital technologies to improve teaching and learning. For more information: https://sparc.colorado.edu/digital-learning-communities/

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 & start an application. App deadlines for Spring 2015 vary but range from Sept. 15 - Oct. 1.

If you haven’t already, your 1st 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.

Superconductivity: Quantum mechanics at a human scale. A free public lecture

Wednesday, July 9 7 p.m., Duane Physics Building, room G1B20 University of Colorado

Superconductivity is, perhaps, the most astonishing, and directly measurable phenomenon in quantum mechanics, having a wide array of applications. In this free, public lecture, world-renowned physicist Steven Kivelson will explain the potentials of this exciting phenomena with hands-on demonstrations.

July 7, 2014 • Dakota Nanton • nanton@colorado.edu
http://phys.colorado.edu/

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.

July 3, 2014 • Arch lab • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

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.

July 3, 2014 • Arch lab • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

Property Services’ live auction of surplus property and equipment to be held July 26

University of Colorado Boulder Property Services will hold a public auction of surplus property and equipment on Saturday, July 26. Items will be available for preview beginning at 8 a.m. and the auction will begin at 9 a.m.

Auctions are held on the east side of: University of Colorado Boulder Distribution Center 3300 Walnut Street Boulder, CO 80301

Participate in paid psychology experiments

Tim Curran's lab in the CU-Boulder department of psychology is looking for participants for multiple experiments about human learning, memory, perception and language. Participants will be paid for their participation. You must be 18-29 years old and right handed to participate.

Signup Information.

Launch your Career in design, tech and business

Attention recent graduates. Are you looking for a program that will change your life and put you on the map? Do you consider yourself an entrepreneur? Look to continue your studies at BDW this fall. The graduate program is apart of CU Engineering at Boulder and specializes in design, technology, and business strategy with 100% placement at the best ad agencies and startups around the world, like Pinterest & AKQA. Join the maker movement.

Find out more at bdw.colorado.edu

Email us at bdw.info@colorado.edu

Free one-on-one financial coaching sessions with CU Money Sense

Got money questions? We can help.

Meet with our certified personal financial manager to gain information and solutions that will help you to better manage your financial life. Most sessions last 30 minutes to one hour and are always free. Our appointments are open to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent alumni.

Open during the summer: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Visit our site to schedule an appointment today.

Study ecology and evolution in the Galápagos Islands - Global seminar study abroad program

There's still time to apply to study ecology and conservation in one of the most biologically diverse locations on the planet: The Galápagos Islands. Obtain hands-on experience in principles and practice of ecology and conservation biology. Also included is a visit to the Bellavista Cloud Forest, a rare and endangered ecosystem in Ecuador. Earn three EBIO credits with course hours in the fall and then on-site next winter break. Application deadline: July 1. More information.

Sedentary subjects needed for paid muscle soreness study $120

The IPHY department is seeking 18-30 year-old volunteers who are sedentary (no regular exercise) for a paid research study on muscle adaptations to exercise. Additional screening questions will be asked upon inquiry. The study will involve leg exercise, muscle biopsies, blood samples and strength and soreness measurements. The study will require six hours total, spread across three appointments within a month. You will be paid $120 for study completion.

July 1, 2014 • Molly Welsh, 303-859-2928 • allenlab@colorado.edu

Call for Stampede Leadership Camp program submissions

Residence Hall Association sponsors a free camp for incoming first-year students, introducing them to leadership opportunities and preparing them for their future as a Buff. Much of the camp involves breakout sessions/programs that cover many topics. Programs can be about anything from campus involvement, to becoming a local, to how to make your voice heard. Generally, we select programs that are interactive, educational, and fun for the students. Consider submitting a program at stampede.colorado.edu. Program proposals are due on July 13.

July 1, 2014 • Kate Schreiner • stampede@colorado.edu
http://stampede.colorado.edu

Planning to study abroad spring 2015? Apply now for a chance to win a $250 travel gift certificate!

Any student who opens a spring 2015 CU-Boulder study abroad application by Tuesday, July 15, will be entered into a drawing to win a $250 travel gift certificate. Two lucky students will win. You can complete Study Abroad 101 online and receive general advising from study abroad advisors via live chat, email, or phone. Visit our website for more information on how to get started. Winners will be notified by July 22 and will receive funds once they are accepted and committed to their program.

Exercise and cancer prevention research study

Reason for this study: To understand how exercise prevents cancer.

What you will do: Fitness assessments, questionnaires, supervised exercise, blood and saliva collection.

Compensation: You can earn up to $300.

Who can be in the study: You must be a female between the ages of 30-45 and plan to live in Denver for the next 10 months. You should not be a regular exerciser but you should be willing to exercise four times per week for 16 weeks.

July 1, 2014 • Sushmitha Bobba • cuchange@colorado.edu

2014 Diversity and Inclusion Summit call for proposals – Due June 30

Building the Road Map: Educate, Inspire, Empower and Transform

2014 marks the 50th commemoration of the landmark 1964 Civil Rights Act. To honor this monumental legal shift in America, the Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Nov. 11-12 continues “Building the Road Map” that we hope will lead to achieving equality for all. We seek proposals that will further our pursuit of a diverse and inclusive community as well as reflect and honor the historical context of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Due June 30.

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

Something for every taste is here at the UMC

When hunger pains hit, when you crave something different, or when you just need a treat to make the day more special, come on over to the UMC where so many delicious favorites are under one roof.

Enjoy Cold Stone ice cream and frozen yogurt bar, Domino's Pizza, Jamba's smoothies, Panda Chinese, Subway sandwiches, Celestial beverages, and of course, choices at Alferd Packer Restaurant & Grill and Baby Doe's Coffee & Bakery. Open Mondays-Fridays during the summer, 1st floor UMC. Visit our website for the hours of each and menus. YUM!

Furnished home for rent Sept. 1 - Dec. 15

Furnished home for rent Sept. 1 - Dec. 15. Dates are somewhat flexible on both ends. Home will be available again January through May if needed.

3,500 square-foot home, ranch style with finished basement on .8 acre, three bedrooms, master suite, viking kitchen, internet, steam shower, hot tub, theater, patios/gardens and quiet neighborhood.

$3,600.00/month. Weekly lawn care will be provided by lawn service.

Contact Christie at 303-906-8796 oihavateen@comcast.net

June 26, 2014

Exercise and cancer prevention research study

Reason for this study: To understand how exercise prevents cancer.

What you will do: Fitness assessments, questionnaires, supervised exercise, blood and saliva collection.

Compensation: You can earn up to $300.

Who can be in the study: You must be a female between the ages of 30-45 and plan to live in Denver for the next 10 months. You should not be a regular exerciser but you should be willing to exercise four times per week for 16 weeks.

June 24, 2014 • Sushmitha Bobba • cuchange@colorado.edu

2014 Diversity and Inclusion Summit call for proposals – Due June 30

Building the Road Map: Educate, Inspire, Empower and Transform

2014 marks the 50th commemoration of the landmark 1964 Civil Rights Act. To honor this monumental legal shift in America, the Diversity and Inclusion Summit on Nov. 11-12 continues “Building the Road Map” that we hope will lead to achieving equality for all. We seek proposals that will further our pursuit of a diverse and inclusive community as well as reflect and honor the historical context of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Due June 30.

The Backstory of 'Backlands'

The Friends of the CU Libraries will host Michael McGarrity, acclaimed mystery writer, on Thursday, June 19, at 7 p.m. at the Wolf Law Building on the CU-Boulder campus. He will talk about his newly released historical fiction "Backlands", the second installment of his sweeping, raw American West trilogy set in the New Mexico during the Roaring Twenties, the Great Depression and World War II. Mr. McGarrity is the New York Times bestselling author of "Hard Country" and 11 other bestselling Kevin Kerney crime novels.

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