Published: Feb. 21, 2022

This week brings a session to help you feel empowered about loans and debt, a 1920s-themed murder mystery dinner, Feel Good Fridays meditation, a free screening of Last Night in Soho and more.

Student visits a Health Hut on campusMonday, Feb. 21

I Love Mondays: Mardi Parti Monday

 2–3 p.m.  UMC, North Dining Room
Connect with other Buffs while you enjoy a great party. I Love Mondays is a space to learn about campus departments, student organizations and events to help you become more connected on campus. 

Trivia Night: The Office

 7–9 p.m. UMC, The Connection
Can you recite lines from The Office from memory? Then bring your friends and test your skills at trivia night. Compete with a team or as an individual and win prizes! Sign-up starts at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk.

Tuesday, Feb. 22

Health Huts: Days of Gratitude

 2–4 p.m.  Various locations across campus
Practicing gratitude can increase happiness and boost your mood. Learn how to create a daily gratitude practice.

Transfer Student Career Workshop

 1:30–2:30 p.m.  C4C, Room S350
Attention transfer students! Come learn how to use Handshake for internship searching and making yourself a marketable candidate. Learn tips and tricks to land the internship that's right for you.

Wednesday, Feb. 23

Party Smart

 12–1:15 p.m.  Wardenburg Health Center
Explore what party culture means at CU Boulder while learning skills to have a better time and look out for one another.

Wealthy Wednesdays: Feel Empowered About Loans and Debt

 6–7:30 p.m.  Virtual
Do you have debt? What if you could take control back and make debt work for you? This session will review the basics of loans so that you can feel more in control of your finances. Learn about student loans and other major life loans like car loans, mortgages, etc. 

Thursday, Feb. 24

How to Find an Internship

 3–4 p.m.  Virtual
Did you know that employers say that internship experience is the number one reason they’ll hire one college graduate over another? Get ahead of the game and join Career Services to learn about strategies for finding, applying for and successfully getting internships. Don’t forget to sign up on Handshake to attend. 

Buffalo Nites: Murder Mystery Dinner

 6 p.m.  UMC 235
Do you ever feel like you were born in the wrong decade? Well now is your time to shine and solve a 1920s-themed murder mystery. Bring a friend or join the Center for Student Involvement for a fun-filled night of pizza and sweets. Costumes are encouraged!

Extreme Bowling

 Feb. 25, 26 7–11 p.m.  UMC, The Connection  $3.50 per game
Grab a couple of friends and get ready to have a great night at The Connection! Enjoy the fun of bowling with black lights, colored lane lights and color pins. It’s the only extreme bowling you’ll find in Boulder!

Friday, Feb. 25

Feel Good Fridays

 12:15–12:45 p.m.  CU Art Museum
Come learn about a work of art and then participate in a related mindfulness practice. Join in the museum galleries in person or virtually via Zoom. The powerful, guided meditation can undo stress, soothe the nervous system and help you feel relaxed and revitalized. All are welcome. Register in advance if you plan to attend virtually. 

Friday Night Film Series: Last Night in Soho

 8–10:30 p.m.  CHEM 140
Come watch a movie on the big screen with Program Council. This week's film is Last Night in Soho. There will be free popcorn, and the event is open to all students and guests. Doors open at 7:30 p.m.; the film begins at 8 p.m.

Bonus: 2 things to do this weekend

Jamfest at the Rec

 Feb. 26  4–6 p.m.  Rec Center
Are you looking to test your skills against other Buffs? Come to Jamfest to take part in three vs. three basketball games. Remember to bring your Buff OneCard to attend.

Women-only swim

 Feb. 27  4–6 p.m.  Rec Center, Clare Pool
In support of religious and cultural differences, Inclusive Rec is partnering with the Muslim Student Association to offer a monthly women-only swim. This event will take place in the privacy of the Clare Pool and will be staffed by female lifeguards. Make sure to bring your Buff OneCard to participate.

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