From: Student Buff Bulletin (memofrom@Colorado.EDU)
Date: Tue Oct 06 2009 - 03:36:46 MDT
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 03:36:46 -0600 (MDT) From: Student Buff Bulletin <memofrom@Colorado.EDU> Subject: Student Buff Bulletin 10/06/2009
SUBJECT: Student Buff Bulletin 10/06/2009
Student Buff Bulletin
06 October 2009, Tuesday
A Boulder Campus digest of current events
In this issue:
--- A Day in the Life of a Goldman Sachs Employee
--- Free Depression and Anxiety Screenings Oct 6, 7, 8
--- Join Career Services' LinkedIn Group and Follow
Our Blog For Great Tips!
--- Join Career Services' Twitter and Facebook Groups
--- First Aid and CPR at the Student Rec Center
--- Study Abroad Fair for CU-Boulder Global Seminars:
Tuesday, Oct 13
--- IT Resources for Pandemic Planning
--- Student Groups - Looking for Office Space?
--- Research Study for Graduate and Professional
School Students Examining Career and Family Goals
--- Two Special Lunar Events at Fiske Planetarium!
--- Join the UMC on Facebook and Twitter - Get in the Loop!
--- Food Sculpture Contest and Top Chef Competition -
all Free at UMC Nite Bite!
--- Introduction to Buddhism
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A GOLDMAN SACHS EMPLOYEE
Come enjoy a Q&A panel discussion on life in the financial industry from
people who have experienced it firsthand. Hosted by The CU Economics
club and The Goldman and Sachs operations division. The Panel will be
held in MCOL W100 Tuesday Oct. 6 at 6PM. Pizza and refreshments will be
Contact: John Fuhrman (John.Fuhrman@colorado.edu)
FREE DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY SCREENINGS OCT. 6, 7, 8
Counseling and Psychological Services will be holding depression and
anxiety screenings Oct. 6, 7 and 8 at the UMC loggia from 11:30am-1pm as
part of National Depression Screening Week. Screenings will also be held
in Darley Commons Oct. 6 and Kitt Commons Oct. 7 from 5-6:30pm as well
as SORCE Oct. 7, 12-1pm. Come by and test your mood! Online screening
also available through CAPS website.
Contact: Amy Robertson
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/sacs/counseling
JOIN CAREER SERVICES' LINKEDIN GROUP AND FOLLOW OUR BLOG FOR GREAT TIPS!
LinkedIn - This professional site allows, prospective students, current
students, alumni, faculty, staff, and administrators at CU to make
contacts with employers and research various career paths. We currently
have 1,100+ members. Blog - Check out our new Blog. Featured articles
include student spotlights, advice on finding a job in this tough
economy, employer insight and more.
Contact: Career Services, Willard Hall Garden Level, 303.492.6541
JOIN CAREER SERVICES' TWITTER AND FACEBOOK GROUPS
Twitter - Follow us on Twitter to hear the latest tweets from our
office and frequent tips for your career success!
Facebook - Your Peer Career Advisors have started a Facebook group,
called UCB Career Services. Currently, there are 350+ members. Join
the group to watch videos and learn about the latest events and news.
Contact: Career Services, Willard Hall Garden Level, 303.492.6541
FIRST AID & CPR AT THE STUDENT REC CENTER
The Student Rec Center has one last First Aid & CPR/AED class scheduled
for the fall semester. Class meets on Tues & Thurs night (Oct 13 & 15)
from 5:30-10pm. Both nights are required for complete certification with
the American Red Cross. Registration is limited to current CU Students
and other adult members of the recreation center. Space is limited.
Early registration is recommended at the CU Rec Center cashier.
Contact: Instruction Program Office (303)492-1091
STUDY ABROAD FAIR FOR CU-BOULDER GLOBAL SEMINARS: TUESDAY, OCT 13
Discover CU-Boulder's very own Global Seminars! CU faculty provide great
opportunities for summer and winter sessions, varying in subject,
length, credit, and (of course) location. These are incredible
opportunities that are not available outside CU. Study Abroad staff and
faculty directors will share special information about learning and
living abroad, including details on eligibility and applying. Come and
learn! Tuesday, Oct 13, 3-5 PM, UMC Aspen Rooms
Contact: Nathan Frank (Nathan.Frank@Colorado.EDU)
IT RESOURCES FOR PANDEMIC PLANNING
In order to prepare for the effects of a pandemic on our campus, ITS has
compiled a number of best practices and technology resources to help you
carry on with your university activities during a pandemic. These
resources and best practices-including conferencing services, CULearn,
VPN, e-mail tips, and more-can be found at
Contact: IT Service Center
Additional information: http://www.colorado.edu/its/pandemicplanning/
STUDENT GROUPS - LOOKING FOR OFFICE SPACE?
Would your student organization like to have office space in the UMC?
Now's your chance! The UMC is accepting applications for office space
for Spring 2010. Pick up applications in the UCSU Office, rm 125, UMC
Administration Office, rm 305 or download from link below. Submit your
completed application by noon, Friday, Oct. 23, to UMC 305. Act now! A
central location for operations can help you promote and grow your
Contact: UMC Administration: 303-492-8832
Additional information: http://umc.colorado.edu/about/officeSpace.html
RESEARCH STUDY FOR GRADUATE AND PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL STUDENTS EXAMINING
CAREER AND FAMILY GOALS
Receive $40 for a two-part web-based study (total 1.5 hours) involving
several computer videogame-like tasks and questionnaires examining
career and family goals. You must be a graduate student in the Business
School, Law School, Medical School, College of Engineering or a Natural
Science Department. For more information, or to sign up, visit
http://psych-srv3.colorado.edu/~parklab/gwf/start.php. This study has
been approved by the Human Research Committee at CU-Boulder. Questions
Contact: Bernadette Park
TWO SPECIAL LUNAR EVENTS AT FISKE PLANETARIUM!
In June, NASA launched two spacecraft (LRO& LCROSS) to study the moon.
LCROSS will be shot into the south pole of the moon, while the
spacecraft studies debris ejected on impact. Fiske is hosting two events
to commemorate this occasion: Oct6, 7pm "LCROSS: Impact on the Moon"
with Matt Benjamin- free admission! Oct 9, 5am "Moon Impact: Lunar Bagel
Breakfast" - live video of the impact! Meet CU and NASA scientists! Free
admission, bagels and coffee for breakfast!
Contact: Matt Benjamin
Additional information: http://fiske.colorado.edu
JOIN THE UMC ON FACEBOOK AND TWITTER - GET IN THE LOOP!
Head on over to http://umc.colorado.edu/facebook and
http://twitter.com/CU_UMC and follow the UMC! We'll keep you in the loop
about the coolest events happening here - many are free and some have
really cool prizes! You'll also discover all the ways you can get
involved and meet new friends! Check it out, join the conversation, tell
your friends, tweet about it, become a fan. You may even see your
Contact: UMC Marketing, 303-492-8153
Additional information: http://umc.colorado.edu/facebook
FOOD SCULPTURE CONTEST AND TOP CHEF COMPETITION - ALL FREE AT UMC NITE BITE!
Come for the fun at UMC Nite Bite, 5:30pm Wednesdays, 1st floor UMC.
October 7: Food Sculpture contest - we're not talking Radish Roses! Get
crazy. Be creative! Oct 14: UMC -Top Chef- Competition Round 2! It's all
about food - it's all free - and there are great prizes! Watch Bravo's
"Top Chef" afterwards. Visit website for details on how to be a
participant. Presented by UMC Alferd Packer Grill!
Contact: email@example.com, 303-492-8452 Robin Margolin
Additional information: http://umc.colorado.edu/nitebite
INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHISM
Always wanted to learn about Buddhism? Looking to take the spiritual
path that is less traveled? No matter your reason, come and join us for
an informal introductory seminar on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 7 p.m., Eaton
Humanities 186. "A great human revolution in just a single individual
will help achieve a change in the destiny of a nation, and further, can
even enable a change in the destiny of all humankind." (Daisaku Ikeda)
Contact: Tracey Melville
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