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Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 01:30:59 -0700 (MST) From: Buff Bulletin <memofrom@Colorado.EDU> Subject: Buff Bulletin 02/10/2009
SUBJECT: Buff Bulletin 02/10/2009
10 February 2009, Tuesday
A Boulder Campus digest of current events
In this issue:
--- Disabilities and Digital Accessibility: Diversity Summit Session
--- Chancellor's Committee on Women Annual Awards
--- SoundBite Presents: Harpist Lynne Abbey-Lee
--- Comic Book Artwork Auction!
--- Everyone Could Stand to Save a Little GREEN
--- Reporter Adam Schrager joins Diversity Summit, Feb. 17
--- Safe Zone: LGBTQ Ally Development Training
--- Spirit Friday February Special- CU Hat for $6.00
--- Short Survey--Win a $99 CU Book Store Gift Card!
--- Staff Council 2009 Election - Nomination Ballots
DISABILITIES AND DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY: DIVERSITY SUMMIT SESSION
Catherine Stager-Kilcommons, CU's Assistive Technology Lab coordinator,
oversees the delivery of alternate format textbooks to students with
disabilities and helps them to get access to the information they need to
succeed. On Monday, Feb. 16, 2-3:15 p.m. in UMC room 425, Stager-Kilcommons
will presents a skills development session that explores this technology and
how it can assist instruction.
Contact: ODECE, 303-735-1332
CHANCELLOR'S COMMITTEE ON WOMEN ANNUAL AWARDS
Know someone at CU who is an advocate for other women? Know a department
that continually works to improve the climate for women at CU? Nominations
of students, faculty, staff, departments, or units are currently being
accepted for the annual CCW awards. Recipients will be honored at the CCW's
annual tea on March 4. For award criteria and nomination instructions,
please visit our website and click on Awards. Nominations are due by Friday,
Contact: Megan Bell 5-0656
SOUNDBITE PRESENTS: HARPIST LYNNE ABBEY-LEE
In celebration of Valentine's Day, SoundBite presents the music of harpist
Lynne Abbey-Lee. The performance will be on Feb. 12 from noon-1 p.m at the
UMC Atrium, Enjoy your lunch and be swept off your feet by the beautiful
Contact: UMC Student Programs Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 2-7109
Additional information: http://www.colorado/edu/umc/soundbite
COMIC BOOK ARTWORK AUCTION!
"Graphia! Comics Artwork" will host an auction on Friday, Feb. 13, starting
at 5:30 p.m. in the UMC Art Gallery. Both professional and student artwork
will be available, so start your original artwork collection now! Don't
forget--every Wednesday it's FREE COOKIES (while they last) at noon at the
UMC Art Gallery! The Gallery is open M-F, 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.., 2nd floor
of the UMC, just south of the Reception Desk. "Graphia" is on view through
Contact: laureen trainer
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/umc/artgallery
EVERYONE COULD STAND TO SAVE A LITTLE GREEN
Learn how to reduce your home energy bills by 25% or more in this one day,
non-credit workshop taught by green building expert and author Dan Chiras.
DO-IT-YOURSELF HOME ENERGY EFFICIENCY will be offered on the CU Boulder
campus on Feb. 21 through the Division of Continuing Education and
Professional Studies. For more information about this and other Sustainable
Practices courses visit the website below or call 303-492-5148 to register.
Contact: James Wentworth
REPORTER ADAM SCHRAGER JOINS DIVERSITY SUMMIT, FEB. 17
KUSA Channel 9 News Reporter Adam Schrager will present from his series,
"The Principled Politician," the story of Ralph Carr, former Colorado
legislator and CU-Boulder alum, who put into action his principles of
inclusion. "In today's society, when Americans seem to want leaders above
politicians, Ralph Carr stands out," said Schrager. His session will take
place on Tuesday, Feb. 17 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the UMC Glenn Miller
Ballroom. Sponsored by SJMC.
Contact: ODECE, 303-735-1332
SAFE ZONE: LGBTQ ALLY DEVELOPMENT TRAINING
This interactive training works to help participants develop a deeper
awareness of personal ideas, stereotypes, and assumptions related to the
lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) community and help
increase participants' comfort level supporting LGBTQ individuals within the
university community. Feb. 27, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Provided by the GLBT Resource
Center and Interactive Theater Project All welcome. RSVP to
email@example.com or x22966. Location provided at time of RSVP.
Contact: Steph Wilenchek
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/glbtrc
SPIRIT FRIDAY FEBRUARY SPECIAL - CU HAT FOR $6.00
In honor of Spirit Fridays get a CU Buffs Authentic Hat for $6.00, Feb. 6,
12, 20 and 27. While supplies last. Show your spirit!
Contact: CU Book Store
Additional information: http://www.cubookstore.com
SHORT SURVEY--WIN A $99 CU BOOK STORE GIFT CARD!
Take this short survey on printing and copying and you will be entered to
win a $99 CU Book Store gift card.
The survey will be available through Feb. 25.
Contact: Imaging Services
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/imagingservcies
STAFF COUNCIL 2009 ELECTION - NOMINATION BALLOTS
If you would like to nominate someone to run for a staff council position,
we have established a greener process for the nomination. The nomination
form is now available to print from the staff council web site, where you
will find information and instructions. There will be no hard copies sent.
Deadline for nominations is February 20, 2009. To print a nomination form,
go to http://www.colorado.edu/staffcouncil/ key on "our committees" and
Contact: Lori Jackson
Additional information: firstname.lastname@example.org
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