From: Buff Bulletin (memofrom@Colorado.EDU)
Date: Mon Jan 07 2008 - 01:15:45 MST
Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2008 01:15:45 -0700 (MST) From: Buff Bulletin <memofrom@Colorado.EDU> Subject: Buff Bulletin 01/07/2008
SUBJECT: Buff Bulletin 01/07/2008
07 January 2008, Monday
A Boulder Campus digest of current events
In this issue:
--- ACCESS Spring Registration Begins January 11
--- Chancellor's Committee on Women Annual Awards
--- CU @ The Boulder Public Library Series, Arithmetic, Population and
Energy: Sustainability 101
--- Resolve to Take Care of Yourself This Year!
--- Free ESL Workshop
--- Generations: Working Together Workshop
--- Colorado Combined Campaign Payroll Deduction Deadline is January 11
--- Beat the Rush, Request your CULearn Course Now
--- Kathi Vito's Retirement Party
ACCESS SPRING REGISTRATION BEGINS JANUARY 11
ACCESS, Available Credit Courses for Eligible Special Students,
registration begins on January 11. ACCESS allows non-degree students to
take CU-Boulder daytime courses on a space available basis. Call
Continuing Education at 303-492-5148 for more information or visit the
web site below.
Contact: Carol Drake
CHANCELLOR'S COMMITTEE ON WOMEN'S ANNUAL AWARDS
Know someone at CU who is an advocate for women? Know a department that
continually works to improve the environment for women at CU?
Nominations of students, faculty, staff, or departments are being
accepted for the annual CCW awards. Award recipients will be honored at
the Diversity Summit, February 18. For award criteria and nomination
instructions, please visit our web site below and click on Awards.
Nominations are due Friday, January 18 by 5 pm.
Contact: Megan Bell, 303-735-0656, firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/cu-diversity/ccw
CU @ THE BOULDER PUBLIC LIBRARY SERIES, ARITHMETIC, POPULATION AND
ENERGY: SUSTAINABILITY 101
Al Bartlett will give his classic lecture on "Arithmetic, Population
and Energy: Sustainability 101" as part of the CU @ The Boulder Public
Library series on Tuesday, January 8 at 7 pm at the Boulder Public
Library. Mr. Bartlett will explain the arithmetic of steady growth and
draw attention to the consequences of a steadily growing human
population and the rates of consumption of nonrenewable resources. Free
and open to the public.
Contact: Sponsored by the CU-Boulder Outreach Committee,
RESOLVE TO TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF THIS YEAR!
The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program is here to help you manage
stress, improve communication, consult about workplace difficulties,
build community and otherwise provide support to you. We offer short
term individual/couples/family and group counseling, supervisor
consultations, workshops and trainings. We are recruiting new members
for the Caregivers, Retirement and Self Care groups. Our next Lunch and
Learn workshop on January 24 is Exploring Communication. Please see the
web site below for details or leave a message at 303-492-3020.
Contact: Serenity Chambers
FREE ESL WORKSHOP
The Program for Writing and Rhetoric will offer a free ESL workshop for
individuals for whom English is a second or third language. A basic
understanding of spoken and written English is assumed. The workshop
will cover all skill areas including listening, speaking, reading,
writing and grammar, in an engaging way. Second language learners in
the university community are encouraged to attend. For more information
about the content of the workshop, contact Andrea Feldman at
Contact: Gina Iannelli, email@example.com
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/pwr/pwrPeople.html
GENERATIONS: WORKING TOGETHER WORKSHOP
Back by popular demand! Your Boulder Campus Human Resources Department
and the University Leadership Development Institute are extremely
pleased to offer "Generations: Working Together." Participants will
learn how communication and motivation differs among generations, and
how to work together more effectively. Lisa Barbeau facilitates.
Mountain States Employers Council date is Wednesday, February 13, 8:30
am-4:30 pm, UMC, Aspen Rooms. Lunch included. Please email or fax the
registration form from the web site below no later than February 1.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax at 303-825-7630
COLORADO COMBINED CAMPAIGN PAYROLL DEDUCTION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 11
You're back in your office and ready to focus on a new year, what's
this in your in tray? It's your yellow CCC envelope! The final deadline
for payroll deductions is January 11. You still have time to send in
your pledge form. Small monthly donations add up to a big gift after
twelve months! If you've already given, thank you, if not, please take
this opportunity to continue CU-Boulder's strong tradition of support.
Contact: Erin Frazier, 303-492-8384
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/ccc
BEAT THE RUSH, REQUEST YOUR CULEARN COURSE NOW
Avoid the start of the semester crunch and reserve your CULearn course
now. Requests for courses should be made through the Faculty Tool Kit
channel in CUConnect. You can request a new course or one based on a
course already in the system dating as far back as the spring 2006
semester. For more information about CULearn, follow the link below.
Contact: IT Service Center
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/its/culearn/
KATHI VITO'S RETIREMENT PARTY
After 22 years of service to the university, Kathi Vito, ITS Human
Resources/Assistant to the ED and CTO, is setting sail into retirement.
Come wish her bon voyage on Friday, January 11 at the Koenig Alumni
Center, 3-4:30 pm. For more information please email the contact below
or call 303-735-4887.
Contact: Sarah Loftin, email@example.com
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