Published: Oct. 26, 2020

This week brings a de-stress check-in, Comedians In Your Kitchen, an event exploring Halloween traditions, a workshop for international graduate students, Drag Queen Costume Bingo and more.

students on campus footbridgeTuesday, Oct. 27

Grab-n-Go: Vote! Vote! Vote! 

4 p.m. UMC South Terrace
Get ready for voting day on Nov. 3! Stop by to decorate your own mask and pin. Supplies limited to the first 50 students.

Wednesday, Oct. 28

DSCC Dialogues: De-stress check-in

5 p.m.  Zoom
Join your fellow students in conversation to share your experiences and learn from each other in a safe space. This week’s event, hosted by the Dennis Small Cultural Center, will be a de-stress check-in.

New Venture Challenge kickoff

5:30 p.m.  Virtual
See what's in store for CU Boulder's premier entrepreneurial competition and how you can be a part of it. More than $100,000 in cash prizes is up for grabs!

Confident Conversations: Breaking the Ice With Small Talk

5–6 p.m.  Zoom
In this workshop for international graduate students, you will learn concrete ways to interact confidently with others to make a good first impression and maintain the relationship. Register and complete the pre-workshop survey.

Comedians In Your Kitchen: Avocado toast

5:30 p.m.  Zoom
Season up your evening by joining Comedians In Your Kitchen and learn to make avocado toast! No matter your culinary experience, join seasoned chef and veteran comedian Mackinnon Beaton, comedian Sam Bear and your fellow students for a fun-filled night of learning new recipes and techniques.

Education Abroad Global Seminar virtual info sessions

Get course credit while studying abroad in a faculty-led Global Seminar. Learn more at an info session.

Consumer Insights (London, England)
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 4 p.m. | Join via Zoom

Cultural Transformations in Indonesia (Bali & Siberut, Indonesia)
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 4 p.m. | Join via Zoom

War & Morality (Budapest, Hungary)
Wednesday, Oct. 28, 4 p.m. | Join via Zoom

Thursday, Oct. 29 

Think about it Thursday: Halloween traditions

1–2 p.m.  Zoom
Explore the culture and traditions around Halloween. 

Grab-n-Go: Mini pumpkin decorating

4 p.m. UMC South Terrace Tent
Decorate your own mini pumpkin for the Halloween season! Stop by for an afternoon of creativity and pumpkin decorating. Supplies limited to the first 50 students. 

Ghosts of Boulder Bike Tour

5:30 p.m.  UMC Bike Station
Have you heard about the ghost of Cockerell Hall or the spirits that wander the Boulderado Hotel? Ride along to some of Boulder's creepiest places. We'll have bike lights to give out to attendees. Dress warmly and be ready for a chilly, spooky evening. Event open to CU students only. Masks must be worn at all times. Six-feet distance between others must be maintained at all times. Riders should be 25-feet apart while riding. Register on Eventbrite.

Friday, Oct. 30 

Buffalo Nites: Drag Queen Costume Bingo

7 p.m. Zoom
Get lucky with Drag Queen Costume Bingo! Put on your favorite Halloween costume, and join a drag queen superstar for a night of fun. Bring your friends, and win tons of cool prizes. Costumes encouraged but not required.

Film screening: Freaky

8 p.m. Chem 140
Come join the screening of the Halloween movie Freaky. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Students will need to wear masks, complete the daily health assessment and sign in before entering the event space.