From: Buff Bulletin (memofrom@Colorado.EDU)
Date: Mon Mar 31 2008 - 01:16:05 MDT
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 01:16:05 -0600 (MDT) From: Buff Bulletin <memofrom@Colorado.EDU> Subject: Buff Bulletin 03/30/2008
SUBJECT: Buff Bulletin 03/30/2008
30 March 2008, Sunday
A Boulder Campus digest of current events
In this issue:
--- Science Discovery Summer Classes for Kids Ages 4-16!
--- Barry Compton's Retirement from ITS
--- IBS 2008 Distinguished Lecture
--- College of Music Events: March 31 - April 6
--- Trained Research Volunteers Needed
--- 457 Retirement Plan Appointments on April 4 - Boulder Campus
--- April Training Sessions from Accounting and Business Support
--- ODC Dance Explores Impact of Global Warming
--- How to Run An Effective Meeting
SCIENCE DISCOVERY SUMMER CLASSES FOR KIDS AGES 4-16!
Summer Enrichment Classes on Campus! Kids will be engaged in fun
hands-on science activities, such as Kids Chemistry, Secrets of the
Hive, Space Odyssey and Telescopes, and Digital Photography. To browse
all of our class choices and to register, go to our website or call
303-492-7188. We hope to see you this summer! We have a wonderful
program with classes in laboratories and classrooms on both the CU
Boulder and Denver campuses.
Contact: Maureen Murphy
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/sciencediscovery
BARRY COMPTON'S RETIREMENT FROM ITS
Please join the Information Technology Services Department as we
celebrate the retirement of Barry Compton and his service to the
University of Colorado for 24 years. A lunch time celebration will be
held on Monday, March 31st at The Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant from
12-1:30 p.m. If you wish to attend please send RSVP's to Marcia Walker
(Marcia.Walker@Colorado.EDU) by Thursday, March 27th at noon. Thank you.
Contact: Sarah Loftin
IBS 2008 DISTINGUISHED LECTURE
The Institute of Behavioral Science hosts its 2008 Distinguished Lecture
on March 31. Dr. Lisa Berkman, Thomas Cabot Professor of Public Policy
and Chair of the Department of Society, Human Development and Health at
Harvard School of Public Health, and Director of the Center for
Population and Development Studies at Harvard University, will lecture
on: "Social Determinants of Population Health: Understanding Social
Disparities Within and Across Countries." Old Main Chapel, 4 p.m.
Contact: Richard Jessor
COLLEGE OF MUSIC EVENTS: MARCH 31 - APRIL 6
Wednesday, April 2, 7 p.m., Boulder Outlook Hotel
Wednesday, April 2, 7:30 p.m., Grusin Music Hall
Friday, April 4, 7:30p.m., Grusin Music Hall
Early Music Ensemble
Saturday, April 5, 7:30p.m., Macky Auditorium
Artist Series:"The Eroica Effect" with Andrew Manze and the Helsingborg
Sunday, April 6, 4 p.m., Grusin Music Hall
Takacs Chamber Series(SOLD OUT)
Sunday, April 6, 7:30 p.m., Grusin Music Hall
Golden Buffalo Men's Choir,Women's Chorus,Collegiate Chorale
All events free and open to the public unless noted with ($).
Contact: CU Concerts Box Office, 303-492-8008
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/music
TRAINED RESEARCH VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The Integrative Physiology Laboratory is investigating arterial
function. Arterial function is the ability of your arteries to increase
in size and is an indicator of your cardiovascular health. We need
trained men and women, non-smokers and on no prescription medication,
ages 55-79. Benefits from the study: Dietary analysis, Measurement of
bone density, body composition, Blood cholesterol, HDL/LDL, triglyceride
and monetary compensation of $200. Please contact Tara Fay,
Contact: Tara Fay
457 RETIREMENT PLAN APPOINTMENTS ON APRIL 4 - BOULDER CAMPUS
New hires, part and full time employees, the 457 Plan is a supplemental
retirement account to save for your future. You can enroll with as
little as $25/month and as much as $15,500/year! Contributions and
earnings grow tax-deferred until money is withdrawn and no 10% penalty!
To enroll, get info or discuss your 457 account on Friday, April 4, in
UMC 335, call (303)830-3510, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. to schedule an
appointment. Evenings email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact: Joyce Reuter
Additional information: http://www.colorado457.com
APRIL TRAINING SESSIONS FROM ACCOUNTING AND BUSINESS SUPPORT
April training opportunities from ABS: April 8 and 11: PeopleSoft
Finance and Procurement Basic Training, 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m., RL6, 3215
Marine Street, Science Center, room W179; April 17: Reading and
Understanding Monthly Financial Statements, 9 - 11 a.m., ARC, 3100
Marine Street, 2nd Floor, room 248, a time for questions will be
allotted after the class. Please send an email to
ABSTraining@colorado.edu to sign up. Registration is required.
Contact: Diana Vidal, 303-492-8648
ODC DANCE EXPLORES IMPACT OF GLOBAL WARMING
The Artist Series presents ODC Dance at Macky Auditorium Saturday, April
12 at 7:30 p.m. San Francisco based ODC is known throughout the dance
world for its athleticism, passion and intellectual depth. The program's
centerpiece "On a Train Heading South" explores the impact of global
warming. Tickets are $12-$52 and great discounts are available for CU
students, faculty, and staff!
Contact: CU Concerts Box Office, (303) 492-8008
Additional information: http://www.cuconcerts.org/odc.html
HOW TO RUN AN EFFECTIVE MEETING
Instructor: Omaira Bankston, Organizational and Employee Development. Do
you think meetings are a waste of time? Have you attended a meeting and
wondered why you were there? This seminar will allow you to identify the
basic elements of organizing and running effective meetings. We will
discuss the importance of defining the purpose of a meeting and how to
create and use an agenda. Thursday, April 24th, 9 a.m. - 11a.m.,
Rm#346/ARC, Marine St.
Contact: Sign up: Please call 2-8103
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