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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.

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

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

IFS presents: CU at the movies - 'Time Bandits'

New digital restoration to celebrate Art House Theater Day. Hosted by Chris Pearce, Film Studies Program.

Parents may not approve of this dark, violent 1981 children's film, which is what makes it such a good one.

Admission: $8 and the screening starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Muenzinger auditorium on Saturday, Sept. 24.

For more information: www.internationalfilmseries.com.