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.

You: A masterpiece

Discover who you are through temperament. Learn about your strengths and get rid of weaknesses. Confirm your life's direction and your individual purpose. Come prepared to gain insight and understanding of yourself.

Led by facilitator Trish Jordan.

This workshop is free.

Held at CU's Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom St. across from Folsom Field, one block north of Colorado Avenue at the corner of University Heights Avenue.

https://www.facebook.com/events/611730815586889/

Italian Film Festival 2014

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy the local premiere of three recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2014 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films show in Italian with English subtitles, on the campus of the University of Colorado Boulder. "La Prima Neve" (First Snowfall) April 18, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Teorema Venezia" (The Venice Syndrome) April 21, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Viva La Liberta" (Long Live Freedom) April 22, 6 p.m., HUMN 250. All films are free and open to the public.

April 18, 2014 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

Midnight Breakfast, Monday, May 5

It's almost finals time again, and you know what that means.... Free breakfast at midnight. This semester, Midnight Breakfast will be on Monday, May 5. Breakfast will be served at 11:59 p.m.

Starting at 9:30 p.m.: Community Health will offer free massages and the "Study Lounge" (UMC 235) will be open with a tea bar courtesy of Celestial Seasonings.

All other free activities begin at 10 p.m.: Photo booth, cotton candy, circus games, animal cracker decorating, bowling and billiards and more.

April 18, 2014

Be an orientation leader this summer

Looking for a summer job in Boulder with an engaging, interactive and upbeat atmosphere? The Office of Orientation is looking to hire hardworking, outgoing and diverse students to represent the university. The details: work full-time, May 19 - Aug. 22, $9/hr. Priority deadline to apply is Monday, April 28. Undergraduate applicants only please. For questions, call (303) 492-4431 or go to http://orientation.colorado.edu/workorvolunteer for an application.

Improve your transportation system and win $25

The university is conducting a five min. transportation survey of all students where the results will be used to help improve transportation systems on campus.

For your time and input you'll be entered to win one of twenty $25 visa gift cards.

Click 2014 Transportation Survey to take the survey.

Your cooperation is completely voluntary, and responses to the questions will be held in complete confidence.

For questions please contact buspass@colorado.edu.

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.

April 18, 2014 • 720-515-9461 • archlabcalendar@gmail.com

Brain exercise alcohol response study - up to $200 compensation

Researchers seeking 21 to 45-year-old Boulder-Denver residents and CU students, faculty, staff and alumni planning to live in the Boulder/Denver Area for next 6 months; regular alcohol consumers.

Compensation: Up to $200 for two meetings plus five telephone interviews.

ELIGIBILITY: 21-45 years old. No removable metal in body.

CONTACT: (303)-492-9147 or cuchange@colorado.edu (Please leave your name and a number where you can be reached.)

April 18, 2014 • Sarah Hagerty • cuchange@colorado.edu

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.

Call 303-492-9147 or e-mail cuchange@colorado.edu if interested.

April 18, 2014 • Sushmitha Bobba • cuchange@colorado.edu

Sugar free feminism: Alternative masculinities

Join the Women’s Resource Center and the Gender Justice League as we analyze media representations of alternative masculinity in action, while discussing its productive potential in re-writing oppressive conditions for marginalized groups. There is power in being an ally and working together as a community to affect change, rather than for our selves only. Come view the gallery and participate in this panel discussion on Wednesday, April 23, from 2:30 - 4 p.m. in the Hazel Gates Woodruff Cottage.

Free 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' screening April 23

It’s just a jump to the left… and then a step to the right. Put your hands on your hips and join the Women’s Resource Center for a screening of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" on Wednesday, April 23, from 5:30-8 p.m. in Atlas 100. Feel free to dress up and come ready to dance, eat food and enjoy a free movie. We hope to see you there as we enjoy this cult classic together. Students, staff and faculty are all welcome.

The body of the friend: 'Friendship and Literary Culture in Mid-Tang China

In her talk, Anna Shields, associate professor of Chinese at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, explores the impact of elite male friendship on the literary culture of the mid-Tang period (780s–820s), an era of great social and cultural change and the beginning of the epochal Tang-Song transition. Drawing from her book “One Who Knows Me: Friendship and Literary Culture in Mid- Tang China," Shields focuses on images of the “body” of the friend in mid-Tang poems, letters, and funerary texts. Thursday, April 24, 5 p.m., Humanities 180.

April 17, 2014 • Patricia Helfenbein • casevent@colorado.edu
http://cas.colorado.edu

Opening reception for Blind Optimism: Spring 2014 BFA Exhibition

Please join us for a free reception for Blind Optimism: Spring 2014 BFA Exhibition held at the CU Art Museum on Friday, April 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. The CU Art Museum is located behind the ATLAS building, part of the Visual Arts Complex.

This exhibition features work by students graduating from the Bachelor of Fine Arts program: Griffin Beste, David Brookton, Seth Caparelli, Hannah Green, Grant Gustafson, Molly Lofton, Rachel Machovec, Renluka Maharaj, Megan McGrain, Dakota Clay Nanton and Sarah Touslee.

Register by April 25 for ATLAS' Digital Media Boot Camp

Offered over Maymester (May 12-30), DMBC is a three-week intensive program that teaches a broad range of creative tech, computing and digital media skills. These small, hands-on, project-based classes are 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. DMBC is offered in the learning labs of the ATLAS building. Additional info at: dmbc.colorado.edu. Register today. No tech background needed.

April 17, 2014 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu

Love the UMC? Want to see change?

We want to know your opinion. Why do you love the UMC and what would make us better? Complete this online, anonymous survey by Friday, April 18, and you can enter to win one of ten $40 gift cards to Alferd Packer Grill / Baby Doe's.

April 17, 2014 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu
http://umc.colorado.edu

Italian Film Festival 2014

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy the local premiere of three recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2014 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films shown in Italian with English subtitles, on the campus of the University of Colorado Boulder. "La Prima Neve" (First Snowfall) April 18, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Teorema Venezia" (The Venice Syndrome) April 21, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Viva La Liberta" (Long Live Freedom) April 22, 6 p.m., HUMN 250. All films are free and open to the public.

April 17, 2014 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

Well Fed: Stress, learning and memory

It’s almost final exam time again—but does that necessitate stress bombs and caffeine jitters and sugar crashes? Come talk with Boulder nutritionist Sue Van Raes to learn about how diet can make you more efficient and stress-resistant, so during exam time your grades don’t suffer, and neither do you. Join us Tuesday, April 22, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in UMC 416.

Sexpressions!

Join us for a night of fun, food and entertainment at our most popular event of the semester. Sexpressions is a talent showcase, celebrating the different ways of expressing positive women’s sexuality, hosted by the CU Women’s Resource Center as part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Please join us for this event on Friday, April 25, at the Absinthe House in Boulder. The show will start at 5:30 p.m. This event is open to people of all identities from the public and CU community.

International Coffee Hour Fridays, 4 - 5:30 p.m., UMC Grill

Join us each Friday when classes are in session, from 4 - 5:30 p.m., across from the UMC Grill. Conversations are great and refreshments are free. CU students, faculty and staff are all welcome to join the approximately 200 people who attend each week. Sponsored by CU International and the Office of International Education, 303-492-8057. For more information: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFzl8lCPsYQ.

Peace Corps info session and Earth Day April 22

Graduating next year? Got plans for the summer? Now is an excellent time to start your Peace Corps application.

WHAT: Peace Corps info session WHERE: Hellems 267 WHEN: Tuesday, April 22, 6 - 7:30 p.m.

In addition to breaking down the application process and benefits of Peace Corps service, we'll have guest returned Peace Corps volunteer Therese Glowacki share her pictures and stories of service.

Tiananmen retrospective: Reflections on violence, power and protest in China and beyond

A panel discussion in commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protest and June 4 crackdown. Featuring Chris Hammons (Anthropology), Tim Oakes (Geography) and Tim Weston (History). CAS Speaker Series. Wednesday, April 23, 4 p.m. Eaton Humanities 1B80.

April 16, 2014 • Patricia Helfenbein • casevent@colorado.edu
http://cas.colorado.edu

ATLAS presents Digital Media Boot Camp or DMBC 2014 over Maymester

Offered over Maymester (May 12-30), DMBC is a three-week intensive program which teaches a broad range of creative tech, computing and digital media skills. These small, hands-on, project-based classes are 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. DMBC is offered in the learning labs of the ATLAS building. Additional info at: dmbc.colorado.edu Space is limited, register today. All are welcome.

April 16, 2014 • Stephanie Wanek • stephanie.wanek@colorado.edu
http://dmbc.colorado.edu

Your opinion counts -- What do you think of the UMC?

We want to know your opinion. Why do you love the UMC and what would make us better? Complete this online, anonymous survey by Friday, April 18, and you can enter to win one of 10 $40 gift cards to Alferd Packer Grill / Baby Doe's.

April 16, 2014 • Andrea Zelinko • zelinko@colorado.edu
http://umc.colorado.edu

Italian Film Festival 2014

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy the local premiere of three recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2014 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films shown in Italian with English subtitles, on the campus of the University of Colorado Boulder. "La Prima Neve" (First Snowfall) April 18, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Teorema Venezia" (The Venice Syndrome) April 21, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Viva La Liberta" (Long Live Freedom) April 22, 6 p.m., HUMN 250. All films are free and open to the public.

April 16, 2014 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

Fulbright grant information meeting – Thursday, April 24 at 3:30 p.m.

CU-Boulder is a top producing campus of U.S. Student Fulbright grants. Come to an information meeting to learn how you can apply for a Fulbright grant to do overseas study/research or to be an English teaching assistant overseas. These grants are for U.S. citizens who will have at least a bachelor's degree at the time the grant starts and have not completed a Ph. D. at the time of application. Where: C4C S350, Thursday, April 24, 3:30 p.m.

Italian Film Festival 2014

Come spend an evening in Italy. Enjoy the local premiere of three recent, critically acclaimed Italian films at the 2014 Italian Film Festival USA of Boulder. All films shown in Italian with English subtitles, on the campus of the University of Colorado Boulder. "La Prima Neve" (First Snowfall) April 18, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Teorema Venezia" (The Venice Syndrome) April 21, 6 p.m., ATLAS 100; "Viva La Liberta" (Long Live Freedom) April 22, 6 p.m., HUMN 250. All films are free and open to the public.

April 15, 2014 • Tina Pugliese • pugliese@colorado.edu

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