Published: March 9, 2020

This week brings Pokémon trivia, a cake decorating contest with a pastry chef, free movies, St. Patty’s Day succulents, video game tournaments, a free Liquid Sky show at Fiske and more.

Light show at Fiske PlanetariumMonday, March 9

Trivia Night: Pokémon

 7 p.m. UMC, The Connection
Looking for a fun Monday night activity? Sign up for trivia night! This week’s theme is Pokémon. Teams and individuals are welcome, and prizes are awarded to top finishers.

Tuesday, March 10

Job and Internship Search: Benefits of LinkedIn

2–3 p.m.  CASE E351
This week's drop-in session will cover the benefits of using LinkedIn with your internship or job search. 

Smash Bros. Ultimate Video Game Tournament

5 p.m.  UMC, The Connection
Join CU Gaming and show off your skills at this Smash Bros. tournament! Sign up online or at 4 p.m. at The Connection front desk. Spots are limited and there will be prizes for top finishers. And don't forget the Call of Duty Modern Warfare PS4 tournament on Wednesday!

Wednesday, March 11

DSCC Dialogues: 100th Anniversary of Women Gaining the Right to Vote

5–7 p.m. UMC 457
The Dennis Small Cultural Center created this discussion-based program series to provide a safe space for discussion around identity, community and world events. This month, the first conversation will be around the anniversary of women gaining the right to vote. There will be another DSCC Dialogues event on March 31 on the importance of sleep and seeing sleep as a revolutionary act.

Wellness Wednesdays: Plant Some Luck

2–4 p.m.  Wardenburg, third floor
Plant some St. Patty’s Day luck at Wellness Wednesday! Decorate a pot and plant succulents with your friends.

St. Patrick’s Day party registration

If you live off campus in the city of Boulder, stop by the Party Registration Station March 11–13 on The Hill. Students who live off campus and register their parties are provided a 20-minute warning from police dispatch when their event has received a noise complaint. All registrants walk away with a swag bag (while supplies last), and parties registered for March 12–22 that do not receive complaints or tickets will be eligible to win a grand prize: PlayStation 4 Pro, Phillips Hue Smart Lighting package or up to $350 worth of catering at their next registered party!

Thursday, March 12

Inclusive Rec: Women of Color Yoga

 4–5 p.m.  Rec Center, Mind Body Studio
This vinyasa flow yoga class is open to all levels of experience. Recognizing that women of color are underrepresented in American yoga, this class will seek to provide a safe, inclusive and engaging environment for women of color, non-binary people of color and allies. This program is put on in collaboration with the Graduate Students of Color Collective.

Movie screening: Six Miles Deep

 5–7 p.m.  UMC 457
It’s Women’s Herstory Month! Celebrate with a free screening of Six Miles Deep with WAMS and First Nation Students, followed by a discussion.

Buffalo Nights: Cake decorating contest

 5:30 p.m. Village Center
Join your fellow Buffs for a cake decorating contest, instructed by an executive pastry chef. Learn a new skill, compete for prizes and take home your cake!

Friday, March 13

Fri-Yay Nights x2

 Lucky Lanes  4–6 p.m. UMC, The Connection
Enjoy free bowling at The Connection! Busy Friday? Bowling is free from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, too.

 Liquid Sky Pretty Lights  10 p.m.  Fiske Planetarium
Liquid Sky is a musical, all-you-can-eat eye candy buffet. The beats and rhythms of your favorite artists coupled with the trippiest visuals digitally rendered live in full surround sound. Pick up free tickets starting at 10 a.m. in Health Promotion, WARD 346, while supplies last.

Program Council Film Series: The Goonies

 8 p.m.  Chem 140
All you movie Buffs out there, join the Program Council for a screening of this ’80s classic film starring Sean Astin! Free popcorn will be provided.