Published: Sept. 2, 2019

This week brings Pizza & Perspectives, Spirit Day on the Quad, Welcome Wednesday, intramural sports registration and more.

Tuesday, Sept. 3

Dennis Small Cultural Center Open HouseBe Involved Fair

4–7 p.m.  UMC 457

Come see what the Dennis Small Cultural Center has planned for this fall and how you can get involved. Free food! Paint a canvas and make your own slime!


Wednesday, Sept. 4

Intramural Sports Team Registration Session I

Sept. 4-11  The Rec Center

Attention all sports lovers! Team registration for flag football, outdoor soccer, dodgeball, ultimate frisbee, volleyball, hockey and tennis opens today.

Welcome Wednesday

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Koenig Alumni Center

Enjoy a free lunch provided by The Herd on the first Wednesday of every month. This month’s Welcome Wednesday will feature free food from The Sink as well as beverages from the Bean Machine, a traveling coffee van. 

Pizza and Perspectives

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  University Memorial Center, room 247

Pizza & Perspectives is a monthly lunchtime gathering featuring a panel of students from a specific region and of course, free pizza! Come hear different international student perspectives on culture, life here in the U.S., and life back home, plus get a chance to ask your own questions. This month features students from Iran. 

Register for the Buff Big Idea Challenge

Register today

Do you have a big idea that could change CU Boulder for the better? Join this two-day team challenge to help come up with an idea to enhance student success at CU Boulder. Winning teams will receive prizes of $2,500 in value. Prizes will be unlocked throughout the challenge, so you will not leave empty handed.


Thursday, Sept. 5

Karaoke Night

7 p.m.  UMC room 457

Are you tired of singing in the shower and want a chance to hit the stage? Well then come to karaoke night and get the full rock-star experience.

Education Abroad Fair

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  UMC Fountain

Stop by to chat with alumni, explore programs, meet staff and win some prizes! Education Abroad offers programs for all majors and budgets. 


Friday, Sept. 6

Work-Study Open House

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Regent Administrative Center, Room 205 

Learn about job opportunities and details on work-study during this open house.

Spirit Day on the Quad

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Norlin Quad

Get ready for game day with Spirit Day on the Norlin Quad! This exciting new Herd event will feature free food for Herd members, lawn games, prizes and more.

CU on Friday: Roast the Corn (Huskers)

3–6 p.m. UMC South Terrace

Prepare for the big CU Buffs vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers with a feast of roasted corn, corn dogs, corn salad and popcorn! Navigate the “Beat Nebraska” corn maze, play giant cornhole and celebrate being a Buff!