Published: Nov. 9, 2020

This week brings The Joy of Painting with Lil Yachty, a talk by former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, a virtual roommate meetup, grab-n-go gingerbread houses and more.

students on campusMonday, Nov. 9

Virtual roommate meetup

5:30 p.m.  Virtual
Meet other Buffs and potential roommates at this virtual meetup event hosted by Off-Campus Housing & Neighborhood Relations.

DSB presents: Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

7 p.m.  Virtual
A passionate supporter for progressive environmental policy and national public education,Turnbull will give a virtual talk to the CU community. He is being hosted by the Distinguished Speakers Board, a CU Boulder student-led organization. Turnbull was slated to visit campus March 17, before having to postpone his visit due to COVID-19 restrictions. Register for the virtual talk here.


Tuesday, Nov. 10 

Guided painting class

7 p.m.  Zoom
Join the Center for Student Involvement and Tracy's Place for a virtual guided paint class. All supplies are included and can be picked up on campus, and this week we are painting the Colorado sky. Even a beginner painter will be able to create a piece of art they can be proud of! 

Education Abroad Global Seminar virtual info session

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

Expeditions & Adventure in Ecuador (Quito, Ecuador)
Monday, Nov. 9, 4 p.m. | Join via Zoom

Conservation Biology & Practice in Brazil's Atlantic Forest (Brazil)
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 4:30 p.m. | Join via Zoom


Wednesday, Nov. 11

Veterans Day ceremony

11 a.m.  Virtual
Join the UMC and Veteran and Military Affairs to celebrate Veterans Day! This year’s keynote speaker is Robert Schuetze, former air intelligence officer for the U.S. Navy. 

How to find an internship workshop

3 p.m. Zoom
Learn the best tips and tricks on how to find an internship from Career Services. Get help with your résumé, learn how to describe your professional experience and more.

Indigenous Stories of Triumph, Joy and Success

5 p.m.  Virtual
Celebrating Indigenous Heritage Month! Join this watch party followed by a live Q&A session facilitated by one of our featured storytellers. 


Thursday, Nov. 12

Grab-n-Go: Gingerbread houses

4 p.m.  UMC 235
Stop by the UMC to decorate your own mini gingerbread house. Gingerbread houses, icing and candies included. Supplies limited to the first 50 students.

New Venture Challenge Ideas Validator

5:30 to 7 p.m. Virtual
Get help refining your idea and get advice to help you put your best foot forward for the New Venture Challenge competition in April 2021, where over $100,000 in cash prizes will be up for grabs.

Buffalo Nites: Yoga and Mindfulness 

7 p.m.  Virtual
Register to participate in an evening of yoga and mindfulness with your fellow Buffs! Each student who registers will receive a free yoga mat. Instruction will be held virtually via Zoom. Students will pick up their yoga mat from the Center for Student Involvement (UMC 330) after their registration is confirmed. Learn more and register today.


Friday, Nov. 13

The Joy of Painting with Lil Yachty

7–9 p.m.  Virtual
Program Council is proud to present The Joy of Painting with Lil Yachty, a painting session and Q&A moderated by CU students. This free event will take place virtually and is available to CU Boulder students only. The link for the event will be emailed to all attendees, so please use your colorado.edu email to ensure access. Register today.