January 18, 2013 Students CU-Boulder Today

In this Issue

Like father, like son: second generation international English student chooses CU-Boulder

It’s a brisk January day on the University of Colorado Boulder campus, but Yousef Husain enjoys the chill in the air. He is a Kuwait native looking forward to a change in climate and a change in academic opportunities as a new student in CU-Boulder’s International English Center (IEC).

Tips for attending Career Fair

Get tips for attending the 2013 CU-Boulder Spring Career Fair from Career Services Director Lisa Severy.

Dishing up a culinary experience at CU-Boulder

Executive chef Kerry Paterson is the man behind the menus at CU-Boulder's Housing and Dining Services. A native of New Zealand, he's brought a global palate to the Center for Community, and strives to incorporate all the senses into the culinary experience. Get an inside look at what it takes to dish out more than 14,000 meals a day, while keeping things fresh and new.

Community Notes

Changes to Party Registration program

Changes to Party Registration: All amplified music, including bands and DJs, must be inside the house. We will no longer register parties with outdoor amplified music. Houses that receive two consecutive warnings from dispatch will lose party registration privileges for four months.

Student bus passes expire this month

All student bus pass decals expire at the end of January and will be replaced by a new Smart Card. This new card will replace the previously used decal and sleeve. New bus pass cards have already been printed, are free, and are ready to be picked up outside of the Buff OneCard office in C4C. Without this new card students can't ride the bus for free. To use the new cards, simply tap it on the reader and then show the card to the bus driver to board.

Business of Sports: apply now

The Business of Sports Certificate program is a six-credit offering for those who want a career in sports. The certificate is open to students of all majors with 60 or more credits. Business of Sports provides amazing networking opportunities and is taught by practitioners within the sports field. The registration deadline is April 15.