Published: March 1, 2021

This week brings the Womxn’s Leadership Symposium, DIY wood-burned coasters, Basic Bike Maintenance, a vaccine info session and more.

Students at the Leeds School of Business practice safe protocols while studying indoors. Monday, March 1

Campus Green Tours

 March 1–5  Noon to 1 p.m.
Did you know CU is one of the most sustainable campuses in the nation? From pollinator gardens, bike stations and solar panels to the on-campus recycling facility, come see for yourself how we do sustainability at CU Boulder. Be prepared to walk all over campus and get to know it better in the process. Register in advance to reserve your spot.

Mindful Mondays: Managing stress

 2–4 p.m.  Zoom
Join other Buffs and come learn how to mindfully manage stress. Register for Mindful Mondays. 

Info session for virtual Maymester seminar: China Speed

 4–5 p.m. Zoom
Immerse yourself in China's rich history and modern identity in this virtual Global Seminar, China Speed: Modernity, Memory, and Heritage. Virtual tours will take you through two main themes: "Modernity and Memory" and "Rural Urbanization and Infrastructure Development." You will virtually visit famous sites and experience cultural exchanges with scholars and students at Chinese universities. The program comes to life with a virtual cooking class and Q&A with experts in China. This course was awarded funding by the Center for Asian Studies through the Tang Fund for 2021, so each student will receive a very generous scholarship that covers most all of the cost of this course!

Tuesday, March 2

Health Professions Virtual Fair Series

​ March 2–4  11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Virtual
Is your dream to work in the health care industry? Now is your chance to network and learn more about different programs. Meet local and national employers, as well as professional school admissions representatives from many different fields. 

  • March 2: Physician (Allopathic and Osteopathic) and Dental Programs and Industries
  • March 3: Physician Assistant, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Programs and Industries
  • March 4: Nursing, Pharmacy and Veterinary Programs and Industries

Wednesday, March 3

Womxn’s Leadership Symposium

 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Virtual
The Womxn’s Leadership Symposium is a conference created for womxn/womxn-identified staff and students. Get ready to explore a variety of ways to develop authentic and empowered leadership skills! This year’s theme is Cultivating Growth Through Resistance and Resilience. Make sure to register to participate.

Make-n-Take: Wood-burned coasters

 4 p.m.  TBD
Meet new Buffs and pick up your own small wood-burning kit and coaster. Supplies are limited and will be given to the first 30 students who arrive.

Sweat & Learn: Nutrition and Self-Care

 5:30–6:30 a.m.  Rec Center, FitWell Suite
Learn how to put yourself first by listening to your body, and discover how our environment impacts nutrition and eating habits. 

Thursday, March 4

Think About It Thursday: Vaccine information

 1–2 p.m.  Zoom
Join Health and Wellness Services to learn about vaccinations, health equity and what's coming next.

Friday, March 5

Program Council Film Series: Mean Girls

 8 p.m.  Chem 140
Bring your popcorn, grab a friend and come watch Mean Girls. Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George. 

Basic Bike Maintenance

 2–4 p.m.  UMC Bike Station
Do you know how to change your bike’s tire? How about how to change your brakes? Stop by to learn about bike anatomy, basic tools and the essential maintenance your bike needs to keep rolling! Remember to wear a face covering and maintain 6 feet of physical distance from others.