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.

The Return of FrackingSENSE! with Anthony Ingraffea

What are the opportunities, challenges, rewards and burdens presented to academics who enter the conflict-rich terrain of unconventional oil and gas development? What is the underlying benefit to society when professors make different choices between taking a position or serving as referee on a controversial issue? April 8, 6:30 p.m., Math 100, University of Colorado Boulder A conversation between Anthony Ingraffea, Cornell University and influential 'Talking Head' in Josh Fox's "Gaslasland" and Professor Patty Limerick.

March 30, 2015 • Jessica Brawner • admin@centerwest.org

Google Drive: Learners Lunch @ Music

Are you intimated or confused by Google Drive? Did you know that you can access all of the creative and collaborative features of Google Drive using your CU IdentiKey? Come to learn more about Google Drive, including how to get started with Google Docs, Sheets and Slides. Bring your questions and your own device for hands-on learning.

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

Paid international summer internships with AIESEC

It is not too late to land an amazing internship at your dream destination. If you want to learn more about your options this summer, get in touch with us.

*Check our website: https://aieseccolorado.wordpress.com *Come by our office located in the UMC 121A *Stop by one of our info sessions every Wednesday at 4 p.m. in HLMS 237 or Thursday 6 p.m. in HUMN 165 *Come talk to us at our table in LEEDs M/W/F or the UMC T/TH *Like us on Facebook (AIESEC-Colorado)

We are here to help you achieve your goals and become a global leader. Go Buffs!

March 30, 2015

Safe-Zone training

This interactive, two-hour training works to help participants develop a deeper awareness of personal ideas, stereotypes and assumptions related to LGBTQ and similarly identified communities and helps increase participant’s comfort level supporting LGBTQ individuals within the university community.

Date: Wednesday, April 1, 1-3 p.m. at Center for Community S484.

Funding agency requirements for data management: Norlin Learner's Lunches Apr 1

This talk will provide an overview of the policies and requirements for data management in place or under consideration at many of the major federal agencies and private foundations that fund research. The talk will feature an in-depth look at the DMPTool, which allows researchers to create customized data management plans, as well as tips for meeting funder requirements for public access to data.

Norlin Commons room E113 Wednesday, April 1, noon to 1 p.m.

March 30, 2015 • Caroline Sinkinson & Alison Hicks • Alison.hicks@colorado.edu

Natalie Merchant with the University Symphony Orchestra

Over her stellar 30-year career, Natalie Merchant has been the driving force behind alt-pop sensation 10,000 Maniacs and embarked on a multi-platinum solo career, always delving deep into the human condition with her lyrical storytelling. Now she brings that same searching literary sensibility and her distinctive vocal style to new heights in a performance of her music, old and new, arranged for an orchestra.

April 2, Macky Auditorium


Students: Learn about changes for student groups in the UMC

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

At 6 p.m.: * Thursday, April 2, in UMC 382-386 * Monday, April 6, in UMC Aspen Rooms * Wednesday, April 8, in UMC Aspen Rooms

March 30, 2015 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu

Registration is now open for RoboFab

Learn to code and build robots. RoboFab’s is a new Maymester class offered by CU-Boulder’s ATLAS Institute. This intensive three-week program will immerse you in the language of computer code. Through this class you’ll understand more about the behavior of computational systems, express your own ideas in code and examine robotic fabrication, including building your own robot. Learn more here: http://tam.colorado.edu/robofab/index.html Registration is now open. No technical experience necessary.

Passover Seders @ CU

Are you looking for a meaningful Seder that you can follow?

There is a seat for you at Chabad's Passover Seder.

We offer a warm, interactive Passover Seder. Our Seder is English friendly and not prayer intensive, so everyone can feel welcome. Enjoy fine wines, full dinner and crispy hand-made Matzot. Celebrate the Holiday of Freedom at a Seder experience you will remember for a lifetime

Scheaffer Jewish Student Center. 909 14th St.

Seder I, Friday, April 3, 7:00 p.m.

Seder II, Saturday, April 4, 7:15 p.m.

March 30, 2015 • Rabbi Wilhelm • rabbi@jewishcu.com

IMPART Grants - Call for applications – Due April 3

IMPART Fellowships (up to $4,000) are available to CU-Boulder faculty. We seek proposals that improve the campus environment in the area of gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity that promote inclusive excellence. Support for faculty members (especially assistant professors) to initiate new research and scholarly programs as well as expanding the undergraduate curriculum in the areas of ethnic and gender diversity are encouraged. Submit an online application by Friday, April 3, at 5 pm.

Enhancing function in later life: FORCE

Seeking Boulder or Denver area residents and CU students, faculty, staff and alumni ages 65 and older for a CU-Boulder study.

Participants must plan 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).

March 30, 2015 • Deborah Atwell • deborah.atwell@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-Boulder study.

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).

March 30, 2015 • Deborah Atwell • deborah.atwell@colorado.edu

Equity and Excellence Award Call for nominations - Due March 31

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement (ODECE) seeks nominations for the 2015 Equity and Excellence Awards. This award is designed to recognize CU-Boulder undergraduate and graduate students, staff and faculty who have successfully and effectively worked to promote the principles of diversity and inclusive excellence in all campus involvement. Award recipients will be honored at a celebration on April 22 at Koenig Alumni Center.