Published: Sept. 20, 2021

This week brings a goal-setting workshop, poker tournament, Graduate Industry Job Search Seminar, karaoke night, power yoga and more.

Students playing lawn Jenga at a CU eventMonday, Sept. 20

Mindful Mondays: Goal setting

 2–3 p.m.  West Solarium, Wardenburg 321 
 3–4 p.m.  Virtual

Our goals may change throughout our lives. Join this event to reflect on how your goals have changed and what you're currently working toward.

How to Register for Career Fairs

 3–4 p.m.  Virtual
Learn how to register for virtual career fairs. You’ll also learn best practices for your résumé and employer chats, and how to navigate Handshake.

Tuesday, Sept. 21

Poker tournament

 7–9 p.m.  The Connection
All skill levels are welcome at this free Texas Hold’em poker tournament.

Register for the Health & Wellness Summit

 Deadline: Oct. 7
This year’s Health & Wellness Summit will take place Oct. 12–15. The free summit is open to CU students, faculty and staff interested in learning more about a holistic approach to health and wellness and programs and services available. View the event schedule and register today.

Wednesday, Sept. 22 

Graduate Industry Job Search Seminar: Job Search Overview

 3–4 p.m.  Virtual
Join fellow graduate students to learn about how to begin your job search. This seminar is intended for first- and second-year master’s students and doctoral students in their second and subsequent years, whether you’re intending to move into industry or just want to keep your options open. Register for this session on Handshake.

Thursday, Sept. 23

Karaoke Night

 7–9 p.m.  The Connection
Here’s your chance to take your best rendition of “Purple Rain” or “Love Shack” to the people! Head to The Connection for a night of great music and a fun time with friends, and get the full rockstar experience in the new club.


 6–9 p.m.  13th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue
Stop by this free event series on The Hill that will feature various live musical acts. 

Friday, Sept. 24

Free Friday Power Hour: Power yoga

 5–6 p.m.  Rec Center, Studio 2
Start out your weekend with a free fitness class at the Rec Center. This invigorating Vinyasa-style class is a great option for those who have some yoga experience and are looking for a challenge.

Open Mic Night

 7–9 p.m.  The Connection
Do you write your own songs or poetry? Or love telling jokes? Sign up for Open Mic Night! The Connection’s Club 156 is looking for singers, musicians, bands, comedians, poets, storytellers and more to perform. All types of performers, from first-timers to experienced artists, are welcome and supported. Sign-up begins at 6 p.m.

Mad Masquerade Silent Disco Dance Party

 8:30–10:30 p.m.  Farrand Field
Dress up and get ready to dance with fellow Buffs at this silent disco. Costumes are encouraged, and food and drink will be provided.