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.

Payment plans for summer tuition and fees available now

Students can enroll in payment plans for summer 2017 tuition and fees beginning this week in MyCUInfo. Authorized payers sign up in CUBill&Pay.

Deadlines
Three payments: May 4, 2017
Two payments: June 4, 2017

Visit Payment Plans page for details and instructions.

April 19, 2017 • Bursar's Office • bursar@colorado.edu
http://bursar.colorado.edu

First Friday Buff Club is May 5

Join the UMC and The Connection for First Friday Buff Club on May 5 from 4 to 6 p.m. in The Connection (first floor UMC).

This month, we're hosting the UMC Student Arts Program Art Walk.
• See the latest pieces added to the UMC art collection
• Meet the artists
• $5 all-you-can-play deals for bowling and billiards
• Refreshments provided

Sponsored by the UMC Student Arts Program.

Must be 21 or older to purchase and drink alcohol.

Women's Wellness paid research study

CU Boulder Psychology and Neuroscience Department researchers are conducting a study designed to help prevent depression, reduce stress and promote health and well-being. Earn up to $225, and get a copy of your MRI on DVD.

Participant qualifications: • Women with a history of depression,
• Ages 18 to 55,
• Willing to participate in two MRI scans,
• Smartphone users with data plan,
• Have internet access, and
• Have normal or corrected-to-normal vision.

Please email womenswellness@colorado.edu for more information.

April 18, 2017 • Women's Wellness Study • womenswellness@colorado.edu

Kimberly Corban to speak on campus April 19

Kimberly Corban will speak on campus on Wednesday, April 19, at 7 p.m. in UMC room 235. Admission is free and open to the public and doors open at 6:30 p.m. The main focus of Corban's talk will be her journey from victimhood to being a self-proclaimed survivor of sexual assault. Turning Point USA at CU Boulder is hosting the event.

CU Involvement Awards

Attend the CU Involvement Awards this Thursday, April 20, at 6 p.m. to show support for the students, faculty, staff and organizations that were nominated for Involvement Awards this year!

This event is free and open to all CU students, faculty, staff and community members. There will be free food and fun activities!

Click here to register for the event!

Civil rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson to speak in Denver

Bryan Stevenson, best-selling author and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, will deliver a public talk at the Paramount Theatre in Denver on Monday, April 24. This event is co-sponsored by the Byron White Center for the Study of American Constitutional Law at the University of Colorado Law School. Tickets are on sale through the Paramount Theatre.

LGBTQ+ advocate Sam Brinton to give public talk

The oSTEM chapter at CU Boulder is hosting Sam Brinton, a nuclear engineer who also advocates for LGBTQ+ rights in Washington D.C., in a public talk on how to be your own advocate. You must RSVP to attend.

April 17, 2017 • oSTEM at CU • ostemboard@colorado.edu
http://evite.me/NpCt7JQsjQ

'Sexpressions'

As a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center holds Sexpressions, a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of sexuality centering on trans, queer and women-identified voices and bodies.

Sexpressions creates a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment. Come by for free food, games and fun, featuring cabaret by The Clocktower Clockettes from the heart of Denver. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, 7 to 10 p.m. at UMC 235

Got a baby bump? Paid research study for first-time moms

Perinatal Emotion and Relationships Longitudinal Study (PEARLS)

Researchers in CU’s Department of Psychology and Neuroscience are recruiting women who are currently pregnant with their first child to participate in a paid study of their experiences of pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. The study can be completed online, over the phone and from your home.

If interested, please contact Laura River, study coordinator, by email or phone.

Email: pearlstudy@colorado.edu | Phone: 303-735-7547

April 17, 2017 • Laura River • pearlstudy@colorado.edu
http://cucrest.com/pearls

Combating Fake News panel

Most students don’t know how to identify fake news, according to a recent study. The "Combating Fake News: How Teachers and Librarians Can Promote Critical Thinking" panel featuring CU Boulder and Boulder Valley School District librarians will explain how teachers and librarians are a pivotal force in helping students critically engage with information and sort out fake news.

The event takes place Wednesday, April 19, from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Education Building, room 231, and is free and open to the public.

April 17, 2017 • CU Boulder School of Education • hannah.fletcher@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/education/

Veblen Distinguished Research Lecture: 'Wildfire & Patagonian-Andean forest ecosystems'

This lectureship is among the highest honors bestowed by the CU Boulder faculty on a faculty member.

Thomas T. Veblen, College of Arts and Sciences professor of distinction in the Department of Geography, is one of two recipients of the 2016 award. He will present a lecture exploring over 40 years of field-based research on the dynamics of Patagonian-Andean forests in Chile and Argentina.

Register here.

'Sexpressions'

As a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center holds Sexpressions, a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of sexuality centering on trans, queer and women-identified voices and bodies.

Sexpressions creates a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment. Come by for free food, games and fun, featuring cabaret by The Clocktower Clockettes from the heart of Denver. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, 7 to 10 p.m. at UMC 235

Recess Open House at the Women's Resource Center

Join us for our final big event of the semester. We will have free food and fun games, such as Apples to Apples, and coloring and lots of glittery craft supplies if you want to decorate your graduation cap (please bring your own).

Enjoy a study break and connect with friends: all staff, students, and faculty are welcome!​

Thursday, May 4
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
UMC 415–17

April 17, 2017 • Sarah Rimmel • wrc@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/wrc

Bark Buddies: Take a break, pet a dog

The dogs are back! Need a study break? University Libraries is once again hosting therapy dogs. Stop by any of our five locations to play with the pups April 18 to 27.

Engineering, Math & Physics Library
Tuesday, April 18, 2 to 4 p.m.

Norlin Library
Wednesday, April 19, 2 to 4 p.m.

Music Library, Tile Lounge
Tuesday, April 25, 1 to 3 p.m.

Business Library
Wednesday, April 26, 2 to 4 p.m.

Earth Sciences & Map Library
Thursday, April 27, 1 to 3 p.m.

April 17, 2017 • University Libraries
http://www.colorado.edu/libraries/2016/04/06/dogs-are-back

Office of Financial Aid closing early April 18

The Office of Financial Aid (including Scholarship Services and Student Employment) will close at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18, for a staff event. The office will resume normal business hours on Wednesday, April 19, opening at 9 a.m.

April 14, 2017 • Office of Financial Aid • financialaid@colorado.edu
http://www.colorado.edu/financialaid

'For the Health of It: Food for Thought'

Join a presentation that focuses on tips and information on maintaining performance during times of high stress. Allison Smith, registered dietitian of Campus Dining Services with MPH, will discuss how food options can help us boost our brain function and improve our overall energy.

This event is part of the mental health week organized with Cultural Events Board.

Monday, April 24, 1 to 2 p.m.
University Memorial Center, room 457

Student organizations: Looking for a meeting spot?

The Student Engagement & Collaboration Lounge in the UMC is a space where Recognized Student Organizations (RSO) can come together, collaborate and prepare for events and projects.

It includes:
• Meeting rooms
• 55" monitors and computer hook-ups
• Prep/Work rooms
• Lounge areas
• Whiteboard space
• Lockable storage cabinets

If your RSO would like to reserve a room in the SECA Lounge, visit colorado.edu/umc/about/seca for all the info!

Video Game Tournament – FIFA 17 (PS4) – April 14

Watch players in action, try different games and earn bragging rights and prizes! Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection; play begins at 7 p.m. $5 entry fee. Prizes for top finishers! Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
Jan. 27 - Madden 17 (XBOX ONE)
Feb. 10 - NBA2K17 (PS4)
Feb. 24 - NHL 17 (XBOX ONE)
Mar. 10 - COD: Infinite Warfare (PS4)
Mar. 24 - Super Smash Bros. Brawl (Wii)
Apr. 14 - FIFA 17 (PS4)
Apr. 28 - Gears of War 4 (XBOX ONE)

The Connection, UMC first floorfifa 17

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.

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

Monday night bowling special April 17

Make Mondays special! Every Monday, from 6 to 11 p.m., pay $8 per person for two hours of unlimited bowling. Shoes and a fountain drink included. Come alone or with friends or family—everyone is welcome! Learn more.

Spring 2017
Every Monday, Jan. 23 through May 1

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

Free Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament April 18

Put on your poker face, see if Lady Luck is with you and win prizes! Sign up 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk; cards fly at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome – all skill levels. Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
January 17, 31
February 14, 28
March 14
April 4, 18
Grand Championship (winners play-off): May 2

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

Sing your heart out at Karaoke Night April 20

Take an energizing break from your studies. Sing along to your choice of fun tunes on Thursday nights using Club 156’s sound and light systems. Starts at 8 p.m. in Club 156, first floor UMC. Food and beverages are right next door in The Connection. Learn more

Spring 2017 Dates
Jan 19
Feb 2, 16
Mar 2, 16
Apr 6, 20
May 4

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

9-Ball Billiards Tournament April 26

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

Spring 2017 Dates
9-Ball: Jan. 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 22, Apr. 26
8-Ball: Feb. 8, Mar. 8, Apr. 12

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

'Sexpressions' with the Women's Resource Center

As a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center holds Sexpressions, a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of sexuality centering on trans, queer and women-identified voices and bodies.

Sexpressions creates a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment. Come by for free food, games and fun, featuring cabaret by The Clocktower Clockettes from the heart of Denver. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 20, 7 to 10 p.m. at UMC 235

'Vinous Voices: Horace's Ninth Epode'

Please join for "Vinous Voices: Horace's Ninth Epode," presented by Tony Woodman, professor at University of Virginia, on Monday, April 17, at 4:30 p.m. in HUMN 135.

This event is free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome. Sponsored by GCAH, CWCTP and Classics.

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