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Visiting Artist Program features Renee Cox on Nov. 15

One of the most controversial African-American artists working today, Renee Cox has used her own body, both nude and clothed, to celebrate black womanhood and criticize a society she often views as racist and sexist. Cox continues to push the envelope with her work by using new technologies that the digital medium of photography has to offer. She received her MFA from the School of Visual Arts in NYC.

The lecture takes place on Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in VAC 1B20.

Global Seminar: Conservation biology, practice in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest

Earn three credits this May in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest! Experience operational conservation programs in the Serra do Mar Biodiversity Corridor, participate in community-based conservation solutions and much more. Students from a range of disciplines interested in conservation are encouraged to apply.

Offered as EBIO 4340/5340 & ENVS 4340/5340, which fulfills the EBIO Lab/Field and 4000-course major requirements and ENVS' application and specialization requirements.

Interest meeting is scheduled for Nov. 10 at 3:30 p.m. in UMC 382.

Study Abroad and Center for Asian Studies: International internship opportunities

Are you interested in earning academic credit through a summer internship in Tokyo, Japan? The Center for Asian Studies and Study Abroad are offering four new internship opportunities during summer 2017.

To learn more, join us for an interest meeting on Monday, Nov. 14, at 4 p.m. in the Center for Asian Studies conference room.

Global Seminar: Explore culture and media in Indonesia this summer!

Attend a three-week field-based Global Seminar in Indonesia that explores the Mentawai Islands off the west coast of Sumatra, the city of Padang and Bali. Learn the ethnographic method, documentary filmmaking and critical media practice while living with indigenous people and immersing in the cultural politics of Indonesia.

Program is directed by Dr. Christian Hammons. Earn three upper-division credits for ANTH 3760. Open to all majors.

Informational meeting is scheduled for Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. in C4C N215.

Introduction to Jewish Culture: Spring 2017 course

JWST/GSLL 2350 Explores the development and expressions of Jewish culture as it moves across the chronological and geographical map of the historic Jewish people, with an emphasis on the variety of Jewish ethnicities and their cultural productions, cultural syncretism and changes. It sets the discussion in a historical context and looks at cultural representations that include literary, religious and visual texts.

Fulfills Arts and Sciences core: Human Diversity Required for major and minor in Jewish Studies Tue/Thu, 3:30 to 4:45 p.m.

International Education Week: Nov. 14 to 18!

Please join the Office of International Education as we celebrate International Education Week, Nov. 14 through 18. Events include an awards reception, panel, trivia competition, photo contest awards and coffee hour! 

November 2016 Staff Council Blood Drive partnering with ZBT

The Staff Council Blood Drive dates for November are as follows:

Nov. 8 – Bus, Folsom Field near Buffalo
Nov. 9 – Studio 1, Recreation Center
Nov. 10 – Studio 1, Recreation Center

Walk-ins welcome, or schedule an appointment.
Phone: 720-333-0675 | Email: lauren_thompson@bonfils.org

November 4, 2016 • Staff Council • scouncil@colorado.edu