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.

Global seminar: London finance

Study international finance in London this summer. This seminar includes lectures from prominent financial professionals and site visits to companies such as Lloyd’s of London, Bloomberg, as well as a trip to Paris. Eligibility requirements include a minimum 2.5 GPA and coursework in business or economics. To learn more, join us on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 5 to 6 p.m. in KOBL 355.

Study film and art in Rome next summer: Interest meeting Sept. 28

Students can spend three weeks in May and June studying film, art and culture in Rome. All majors can apply and receive three UD credits. Course taught in English. Fulfills UD Lit. and Arts core. Program led by Film Studies Professor Suranjan Ganguly. Film screenings and lectures are combined with excursions in and around Rome. Learn more at an informational meeting: Wednesday, Sept. 28, 7 to 8 p.m., ATLAS 1B31.

September 26, 2016 • Suranjan Ganguly • ganguly@colorado.edu
http://studyabroad.colorado.edu

IFS Presents: 'Jauja'

A Sublime Western starring Vigo Mortensen.

The Tourneés Festival is made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S., the Centre National du Cinéma et de l'Image Animée (CNC), the French American Cultural Fund, Florence Gould Foundation and Highbrow Entertainment.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Tuesday, Sept. 27.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Your voice counts -- Join the UMC Board

Join the UMC Board and be part of the decisions that help the UMC fulfill its mission. The UMC Board is the governing board for CU's student union and currently has openings for student members. You must be able to make the board meetings on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. It is a great leadership opportunity for new and returning CU students. Learn more and apply by Oct 3.

September 26, 2016 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/umc/board

LGBT+ Students of Faith

LGBTQ+ Students of Faith is an all-inclusive group that aims to bridge the gap between the LGBTQ+ community and communities of faith. We are a group of students who reject the idea that LGBTQ+ identities and religious life are mutually exclusive, and come together to share and celebrate our faiths and how they interact with the rest of our identities. No matter who you are, or where you are with your faith and sexuality, you are welcome!

First meeting will be held in C4C room S350 and there is free food! It will be on Sept.26, 6 to 7 p.m.

IFS Presents: CU at the Movies - 'Francofonia'

Alexander Sokurov’s latest. Hosted by Tom Roberts, Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures.

The Tourneés Festival is made possible with the support of the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S., the Centre National du Cinéma et de l'Image Animée (CNC), the French American Cultural Fund, Florence Gould Foundation and Highbrow Entertainment.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Monday, Sept. 26.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Athlete Allies

Athlete Allies is a social group for queer athletes and allies to have open discourse within CU athletics.

Meetings: Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in Gender and Sexuality Center (C4C Room N450).

September 26, 2016 • Jaron Thomas • jaron.thomas@colorado.edu

Asexuality and Aromantic

A group to provide community, support and education about asexuality and aromatic identities. All students are welcome!

Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Gender and Sexuality Center (C4C Room N450).

September 26, 2016 • Erin Moriarty • Erin.C.Moriarty@colorado.edu

Paths: A Unitarian Universalist student ministry

We are a welcoming ministry for undergrad and grad students. We meet weekly to connect to: our inherent worth and dignity, each other, marginalized people, the Earth and the spirit of life. We support our spiritual paths and act for justice.

Meetings: Mondays at 6:30 p.m. (see FB for location).

September 26, 2016 • s.baker@colorado.edu

Leeds Pride

Leeds Pride was created to provide opportunities to learn about gender and inclusiveness within the business field. Open to the LGBTQ and their allies as well as students who want to group their business and LGBTQ knowledge.

Meetings: Second and fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m.

September 26, 2016 • Leeds Pride • Leeds.pride@colorado.edu

International Diversity Alliance

A safe space for LGBTQ+ international students to discuss their identity, explore gender and sexuality and their social perspectives outside United States' LGBTQ+ community. IDA is open to everyone who comes in with a respectful attitude. If you have any questions you could also contact Karen Crouch, our student group adviser.

Karen Crouch

Meetings: Oct. 4 (please contact JiJi) Gender and Sexuality Center, Oct. 18, Nov. 8 and Dec. 6 (Tuesdays), 6 to 7 p.m. in C4C S341.

September 26, 2016 • JiJi • jiwon.baik@colorado.edu

Queer & Trans People of Color

Queer & Trans People of Color (QTPOC) is a coalition of queer and trans students of color whose main purpose is to provide a safe space for each other. QTPOC aims to sustain a dialogue about how the intersections of our many identities manifest in our lives. Meetings: Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. in Gender and Sexuality Center (C4C Room N450).

September 26, 2016 • QTPOC • qpocqueerpeopleofcolor@gmail.com

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder and feeling depressed? (Paid research)

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder? Currently depressed?

We are looking for potential participants for a paid research study on mood and emotion. Qualifying participants will be asked to come to our lab for a 3- to 4-hour session and will be compensated up to $40.

Participation requirements:
1. Age: 25-55
2. Have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or history of depression

Thank you for your interest, we are looking forward to hearing from you.
**If interested, please complete email us with subject line "BuffB GDEP"

September 23, 2016 • June Gruber • gruberpeplab@gmail.com

Paid study: Young adult mood study (up to $200)

18-25? Interested in your moods and thoughts?

Participate in a paid study on emotion and mood in the CU Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Earn up to $200 to participate in studies answering questions about your feelings and thoughts, watching brief films, playing computer games, and logging emotions and activities. The study includes two separate visits paying $10/hour in cash each (1st: 2-3 hours, 2nd: 4 hours). Option for paid follow-up phone interviews in addition.

If interested, please complete our survey: http://ow.ly/YZvLV

September 23, 2016 • June Gruber • gruberpeplab@gmail.com
http://bit.do/fr3s

Book release and signing of 'The Morenci Marines: A Tale of Small Town America and the Vietnam War'

Center of the American West, in conjunction with the American Music Research Center, the Conference on World Affairs, CU Boulder Student Veterans Association, CU Veteran Services, the CU History Department, and the International Affairs Program is proud to host Kyle Longley for a book release and signing of The Morenci Marines: A Tale of Small Town America and the Vietnam War on Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 6:30 p.m. in the Benson Earth Science Building, room 180.

Free and open to the public.

September 23, 2016 • Honey Lindburg • graphics@centerwest.org
http://www.centerwest.org

IFS Presents: CU at the Movies - 'Throne of Blood'

Hosted by Hadley Kamminga-Peck, Shakespeare at CU Akira Kurosawa’s visceral interpretation of Macbeth.

35mm print.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Sunday, Sept. 25.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.

Bursar's Office brief closure on Monday, Sept. 26

The Bursar's Office will be closed briefly on Monday, Sept. 26 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. so that staff can attend a special event. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

September 23, 2016 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

Call for applications - Innovation team of graduate students

CU is looking for creative, entrepreneurial students who would like to gain experience with research innovations, while helping our cutting edge research make commercial and social impact in areas like:

  • Assessment of pain from functional magnetic resonance imaging activity
  • Custom animated agents on web and mobile devices
  • Distance and contact force sensing robotics

Apply by Oct. 1. Teams require a 10 hour per week commitment. Visit our website.

11th annual Fall Convocation: Celebrating faculty achievements

You are cordially invited to join in the celebration of our outstanding faculty on Friday, Sept. 30 during the eleventh annual Fall Convocation from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Center for British & Irish Studies, Norlin Library.

Welcome by Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano

Introduction of Faculty Members Receiving Tenure and Promotion by Provost Russell Moore

Presentation of Provost’s Faculty Achievement Awards

Presentation of Student Affairs Faculty Award

Reception immediately following awards ceremony.

11th annual Fall Convocation panel presentation - Republican and Democratic tickets

Sept. 30: 11 to 11:50 a.m. Center for British & Irish Studies Norlin Library

The current political season features candidates on the Republican and Democratic tickets who have the highest negative ratings of any candidate in recent history. And the election is occurring in a time of increased polarization in the country, increasingly pointed coverage by the media and a steady stream of negative advertising. What does all of this mean for the candidate who wins in November? And what are the implications for U.S. politics moving forward?

11th annual Fall Convocation panel presentation Sept. 30

10 to 10:50 a.m. Center for British and Irish Studies, Norlin Library “Air Wars and Ground Games” With Election Day quickly approaching, experts from political science explore campaigning in what has been a particularly tumultuous presidential election cycle. How are campaign ads used to mobilize voters? How has campaigning adapted to the use of social networks? What techniques are used to utilize social networks for voter turnout? These important issues will be explored, along with examples of advertising that implement these strategies.

Extreme bowling Friday and Saturday nights!

7 p.m. to close
Electrify your Friday and Saturday nights at the only Extreme Bowling in Boulder!
Black lights, lane lights and color pins. Win prizes for color head pin strikes.

2016 Spring Dates
Every Friday and Saturday night through Apr. 30
Closed for Spring Break Mar. 19, 25, 26

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events!
The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC first floor.

9-Ball Billiards Tournament Oct. 5

Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk. Play begins at 7 p.m.
$5 entry fee.

Tournaments run in either double elimination or round robin format. BCA rules apply. Prizes for top finishers. Learn more

Fall 2016 Dates
9-Ball: Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Nov. 30
8-Ball: Sept. 21, Oct. 19, Nov. 16

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events!
The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC first floor

Curious about the UMC? Join the UMC Board

Join the UMC Board and be part of the decisions that help the UMC fulfill its mission. The UMC Board is the governing board for CU's student union and currently has openings for student members. You must be able to make the board meetings on Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m. It is a great leadership opportunity for new and returning CU students. Learn more and apply by Oct 3.

September 22, 2016 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/umc/board

Seeking nominations for Global Citizen Award

The Office of International Education is seeking applications for the Global Citizen Award. The award honors and recognizes outstanding contributions to international understanding by members of the CU Boulder community. Applications due Oct. 7, 5 p.m. The recipients of awards will be honored during International Education Week at a special awards ceremony on Nov. 16, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Further information about the awards, application, and how to nominate someone: www.colorado.edu/oie/awards-and-recognitions/global-citizen-award-nominations

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