Published: March 8, 2021

This week brings guided painting, Italian spinach skillet cooking class, The Great Gatsby screening, a cycling class, “Is the Future Female or Nonbinary?” panel discussion and more.

students on campusMonday, March 8

Mindful Mondays: Mindful Celebrations

 2–4 p.m.  Zoom
Come celebrate St. Patrick’s Day mindfully, meet other Buffs and register for Mindful Mondays

Tuesday, March 9

DSCC Dialogues: De-stress check-in

 5 p.m.  Zoom
The Dennis Small Cultural Center’s discussion-based program series DSCC Dialogues provides a safe space to have discussion around identity, community and world events. This week’s event offers a de-stress check-in with Health and Wellness Services.

Info session for virtual seminar: Film & the Italian Aesthetic

 7–8 p.m. Zoom
Spend three weeks in May and June studying film, art and the culture of Rome! You'll have the opportunity to hear guest lectures from Rome-based archeologists, historians and architects. You will also get a virtual guided tour of Rome, be able to meet local Italian students and maybe even participate in a virtual cooking class! This program is virtual and led by Cinema Studies Professor Suranjan Ganguly.

Wednesday, March 10

How to Talk About What Matters: Is the Future Female or Nonbinary? And Who Gets to Decide?

 5–6:15 p.m. Virtual
Come join this panel with CU community members and facilitators from the Center for Inclusion and Social Change to discuss this important topic. Explore skills and strategies for how to have effective conversations across different experiences. Register today to save your spot.

SKOServe: Volunteer for Your Career

 5–6 p.m. Virtual
How can volunteering contribute to your work journey/career? What is the best way to display and talk about volunteer experience in application materials and in interviews? Join the Volunteer Resource Center and Career Services for this unique training that examines how you can volunteer to gain experience, skills and insights for your work journey.

Ralphie’s Cooking Basics: Italian spinach skillet

 5:30 p.m. Virtual
Ask a friend to join you in making delicious Italian spinach skillet with the Center for Student Involvement. Participants will be able to pick up a food kit and cook with fellow Buffs in a virtual setting. Vegetarian options will be available for all classes. Learn more about Ralphie’s Cooking Basics.

Thursday, March 11

Guided paint class

 6:30 p.m. Virtual
Engage with other Buffs and learn how to paint Aspen trees through this guided paint class with the Center for Student Involvement (CSI). All supplies are included and can be picked up on campus. Space is limited, so be sure to register early to reserve your spot!

Friday, March 12

Program Council Film Series: The Great Gatsby

 8 p.m.  Chem 140
Bring your popcorn, grab a friend and come watch The Great Gatsby. Based on the novel by F. Scott Fitgerald, The Great Gatsby is the story about a writer and Wall Street trader, Nick, who finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor, Jay Gatsby.

Shamrock Skate

 6–8:30 p.m.  Rec Center, Ice Rink
Get in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day by dropping in for free ice skating! Skates are provided, and don’t forget to wear green. 

Free Friday Power Hour: Cycle

 4–5 p.m.  Rec Center
Come get your body moving before the weekend and join the Rec Center’s Free Friday Power Hour fitness classes. This results-driven cycling class will provide immediate fitness data through your power console, and is designed to provide a positive experience for all fitness levels. You must register to save your spot.