October 4, 2012 Students CU-Boulder Today

In this Issue

CU Money Sense to host workshop on student identity theft Oct. 10

CU Money Sense will hold a student workshop with help from the Colorado Bureau of Investigation on the prevention of identity theft in the college-age population on Oct. 10.

The workshop is open to all CU-Boulder students and will be held in University Memorial Center room 245 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Students planning to attend should email CUmoneysense@colorado.edu.

The No. 1 health hazard for college students?

The Alcohol and Other Drugs Program offers a variety of services to educate students about the choices they make when using alcohol and other drugs to prevent substance abuse from becoming a problem.

Updated election forecasting model still points to Romney win, University of Colorado study says

An update to an election forecasting model announced by two University of Colorado professors in August continues to project that Mitt Romney will win the 2012 presidential election.

Community Notes

Groundbreaking ceremony to kick off CU-Boulder Rec Center renovation

A groundbreaking ceremony on Oct. 5 at 4 p.m. will kick off a $63 million project to renovate and expand the Student Recreation Center at the University of Colorado Boulder.

The ceremony, located on the pool patio, will include light refreshments and remarks by Chancellor Philip P. DiStefano and other campus and student leaders at 4:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

The 2011 Holiday Festival stage

Holiday Festival tickets go on sale Oct. 7

Holiday Festival tickets go on sale on Oct. 7 at 1 p.m. A lively program of beloved seasonal music and festive holiday decorations in Macky Auditorium inspire sold-out audiences to make the Holiday Festival a favorite annual tradition. Performances are Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 8 at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Dec. 9 at 4 p.m. The College of Music's choirs, orchestra, ensembles, and faculty soloists invite you to share this joyous celebration of the season with your family and friends.

CU Athletics & CU GLBTQ Resource Center brings champion wrestler to campus to speak on allyship in athletics

On Oct. 10, CU Athletics and the CU GLBTQ Resource Center will present Hudson Taylor, 3-time NCAA wrestling champion, to speak on GLBTQ allyship in athletics. The educational talk will be held in Eaton Humanities, room 1B50 at 7 p.m.

Participate in paid research!

Eligible participants will be paid $200 over the course of 6 weeks, with 2 fMRI scans, plus opportunities for additional compensation.