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SUBJECT: Buff Bulletin 04/23/2012
23 April 2012, Monday
A Boulder Campus digest of current events
In this issue:
--- 4/25 Noon Learner's Lunch: Blogger, Pinterest & Tumblr Norlin E113
--- Outlook 2010 and 2011 Calendar Optimization Tech Talks
--- VALIC Retirement Consultations
--- Lecture by Russian Ambassador
--- LASP Public Lecture: "Solar Probe and the Solar Wind"
--- Boulder Faculty Assembly Spring 2012 Election Results
--- Center of the American West Presents 2012 Wallace Stegner Award, April 25
--- Live Faculty Talk at Fiske Planetarium
--- Outreach Award Proposal Deadline Extended to April 30
--- Italian Theatre Performance
--- Recess with the Women's Resource Center
4/25 NOON LEARNER'S LUNCH: BLOGGER, PINTEREST & TUMBLR NORLIN E113
Are you feeling the lure of Weblogging? Publishing your ideas and opinions for
all the World Wide Web to read? If so, come learn which sites offer the best
tools for setting up and managing your fledgling web publishing applications!
Presenter will cover Blogger, Wordpress, Pinterest and Tumblr.
OUTLOOK 2010 AND 2011 CALENDAR OPTIMIZATION TECH TALKS
In the coming weeks OIT is hosting tech talks on how to get the most out of
your Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2011 Exchange calendar. We will demonstrate how
to use the calendaring features to help you stay organized and to make
collaboration easier. Topics covered include: sharing a calendar; creating
appointments and meeting requests; and, using resource calendars. Learn more
and register at http://oit.colorado.edu/news/outlook-techtalks-april-2012.
Contact: Lisa Deutchman: lisa.deutchman@Colorado.EDU, 303-492-1963
VALIC RETIREMENT CONSULTATIONS
VALIC Retirement specialists are offering face-to-face appointments on
Tuesday-Wednesday, April 24-25, 10 am-2 pm in UMC 335 and 384. Meet with a
financial advisor to discuss the benefits of saving for your retirement in a
403(b) plan from VALIC. Call or email to schedule a session. Tuesday:
Patrick.Hogan@Valic.com, 303-440-1651 or Andy.Murphy@Valic.com, 303-578-8130.
Wednesday: John.Im@Valic.com, 303-621-6081 or Robert.Gorski@Valic.com,
Contact: VALIC, 800-448-2542
Additional information: http://www.valic.com/About-VALIC_82_9967.html
LECTURE BY RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR
Ambassador Vitaly Churkin, the Permanent Representative of the Russian
Federation to the United Nations will be giving a talk on "U.S.-Russian
Relations: Recent Trends" on Thursday, April 26, 5-6 pm in HUMN 250.
Reception will follow in the Macky gallery.
Contact: email@example.com or 303-492-7404
Additional information: http://gsll.colorado.edu/
LASP PUBLIC LECTURE: "SOLAR PROBE AND THE SOLAR WIND"
Dr. David Malaspina will discuss measurements of electric and magnetic fields
in the solar wind by the Solar Probe Plus mission. Wednesday, May 2 at 7:30
pm in the LASP LSTB building (Room A200), located at 1234 Innovation Drive in
the east campus research park. Doors open at 7 pm. For more information, visit
http://lasp.colorado.edu and click on Public Lectures or contact Tom Mason at
303-492-8257 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Tom Mason
BOULDER FACULTY ASSEMBLY SPRING 2012 ELECTION RESULTS
The spring 2012 Boulder Faculty Assembly election has been concluded. The
following faculty were elected to the BFA Executive Committee:
Chair: Jerry Peterson, Physics
Vice Chair: Paul Chinowsky, Civil, Environmental, and Architectural
Secretary: Carmen Grace, French and Italian
At-Large: Greg Carey, Psychology
At-Large: Peggy Jobe, Libraries
Please contact the BFA Office at 303-492-6271 if you have any questions or need
additional information. For complete election results visit the BFA website at
Contact: Sierra Swearingen-Todd
Additional information: http://www.Colorado.edu/BFA/elections.
CENTER OF THE AMERICAN WEST PRESENTS 2012 WALLACE STEGNER AWARD, APRIL 25
CU's Center of the American West is proud to award Kent Haruf its highest
honor, the Stegner Award. Haruf is the author of four novels, including the
1999 finalist for the National Book Award and U.S. bestseller, Plainsong, a
quintessentially Colorado novel that has also been adapted for the stage. Join
us on Wednesday, April 25 at 7 p.m. in the Wittemyer Courtroom of Wolf Law
Free and open to the public. LIMITED seating.
Contact: Jennifer Aglio
Additional information: http://www.centerwest.org
LIVE FACULTY TALK AT FISKE PLANETARIUM
April 26-27 at 7:30 pm
$7.00 for adults
$3.50 for children/seniors
$5.00 for students/faculty with ID (free on Thursday)
Secrets of Andean Skies with Dr. John Stocke
The Inca of western South America created the most extensive empire in the
pre-Columbian Americas and carefully observed the skies. Come learn about the
"dark constellations," when the Sun is green, how the Inca planted according to
the Pleiades, and why the Inca's year has only 328 days.
Contact: Fiske Main Office 303-492-5002
Additional information: http://fiske.colorado.edu
OUTREACH AWARD PROPOSAL DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 30
The deadline for the 2012-2013 outreach award proposals has been extended to
Monday, April 30. Faculty applicants may request up to $8,000 and faculty
groups may request up to $24,000 for each outreach project proposal. The online
submission form and the 2012-2013 proposal guidelines can be found at
Contact: Office for University Outreach, email@example.com
Additional information: http://outreachawards.colorado.edu
ITALIAN THEATRE PERFORMANCE
The Italian theatre class invites you to its annual performance in Italian: "Il
cavadente (The Dentist)" from a scenario by Flaminio Scala. The play follows
the traditional theatre form of Commedia dell'arte which originated in Italy in
the 16th century. Several of the characters will be wearing authentic masks.
FREE! Refreshments after the show. Old Main Chapel, Saturday, April 28, 7 pm;
Sunday, April 29, 4 pm.
RECESS WITH THE WOMEN'S RESOURCE CENTER
Looking for a space to relax before finals? The Women's Resource Center is
holding "Recess," an open house! We'll have games, crafts, and some
really wonderful people! Recess will be held on May 1, 12-3 pm in UMC 415
and 417. Students, staff, and faculty are all welcome!
Contact: Ann Price, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sexpressions is a fun night of food and entertainment hosted by the Women's
Resource Center. It is a talent showcase celebrating a positive expression of
women's sexuality. As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Sexpressions is
intended to be a safe and affirming environment for women! The event is open to
the public, so please join us April 27 in Club 156 for a night of
fantastic performances. Doors open at 5 pm, show starts at 5:30.
Contact: Jessica Behring, Jessica.email@example.com
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