Published: Aug. 30, 2021

This week brings Buffs night at the Rockies, an evening with America Ferrera, the Pride Picnic and more.

America FerreraMonday, Aug. 30

Mindful Mondays: Intro to Mindfulness

2–3 p.m.  West Solarium, Wardenburg 321
Our thoughts and feelings can sometimes distract us from feeling fully present. Learn how mindfulness can help you to acknowledge your thoughts while staying in the moment.


Tuesday, Aug. 31

CU Bike Fest

1–6:30 p.m.  Farrand Field
Are you looking for a bike? Or do you need to get yours repaired? Come join the Environmental Center for CU Bike Fest! There will be food, music, games, bikes on sale and someone to help you if you need to fix yours up!

Health Huts: Pouring Challenge

2–4 p.m.  VAC Plaza
How much do you know about yourself and alcohol? Come learn about the use of and explore your own relationship with alcohol and other drugs during National Overdose Awareness Day. You’ll also learn more about on-campus resources.

DIY Night: Decorate your space

7–9 p.m.  UMC 235
All you crafty Buffs out there—join the Center for Student Involvement for DIY Night! Take time out of your week to relax and craft with your peers. Come choose from several different Do It Yourself (DIY) projects that will add color to your room or apartment.


Wednesday, Sept. 1

Donuts with the Deans

9–10:30 a.m.  CASE E351
Grab donuts and coffee while talking with the Dean of Students and other Academic Deans from CMCI, the Grad School and Arts and Sciences. 

An Evening with America Ferrera

7 p.m.  CU Events Center
Join the Buffs One Read kick-off event with America Ferrera! The award winning actress, producer and activist will discuss American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures. Get your free ticket today.


Thursday, Sept. 2

Pride Picnic

4–7 p.m. Regent Lawn
Join the LGBTQ+ and allied community for a welcome-back picnic!

Buffalo Nites: Buffs Night at the Rockies

6:40 p.m. Coors Field, Denver
Head to Denver for a Rockies baseball game with fellow Buffs!

BuffStreet on The Hill

6–9 p.m.  13th St. and Pennsylvania Ave.
Stop by this free event series on The Hill that will feature various live musical acts. Don't miss it!


Friday, Sept. 3

Buffs After Dark: Fri-Yay Night Pool Party

7–10 p.m. Outdoor Buff pool at the Rec Center
Take advantage of the last sun rays and come hang out at the outdoor Buff Pool. You can swim, play water games or lounge around fire pits on the deck. And there will also be free swag while supplies last. Don’t forget to bring your Buff OneCard for entry.