This week brings National Volunteer Week, DIY planters, a conversation to end sexual violence, the CU Involvement Awards, movie night, a one-day dog park and more.
Monday, April 18
7–9 p.m. UMC, The Connection
Head to The Connection for Trivia Night! Tonight’s theme is The Avengers, and you can sign up for free with a team or individually. Sign-up starts at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk. Prizes will be awarded to top finishers.
Tuesday, April 19
6–7:30 p.m. UMC, Glenn Miller Ballroom
Join the Center for Student Involvement and the Colorado Creed to recognize leadership and engagement across campus. The CU Involvement Awards is a free and open event that celebrates students, student organizations, faculty and staff who exemplify leadership and passion.
Wednesday, April 20
11 a.m.–4 p.m. Virtual
Looking for a summer internship or job? CU Boulder students from all majors, experience levels and backgrounds are welcome to attend this free event. Find internship and job opportunities, network with employers and learn about career options. Learn more and RSVP on Handshake.
Noon–2 p.m. Wardenburg Health Center
Decorate your own planter and choose from an assortment of herbs or flowers while you learn about marijuana and harm reduction strategies to have a safer time if you choose to use.
5–7 p.m. Village Center
April 27 is National Denim Day! Attend this event to learn more about Denim Day and create some denim DIY projects ahead of next week.
Thursday, April 21
11 a.m.–noon UMC
Test your knowledge when it comes to substance use on campus! Learn about campus norms and resources.
Noon–7 p.m. UMC
Attend this event to learn about research, programs and innovations related to sustainability, climate and the environment throughout campus. Faculty, staff and students are invited to share, learn and celebrate the wide array of sustainability leadership and accomplishments at CU Boulder. Review the summit schedule and ways to get involved.
6 p.m. CASE auditorium
Talking about sex is hard. Talking about sexual violence is even harder. With 20% of college-aged women and 6% of college-aged men being survivors of sexual assault, we all need to get more comfortable confidently discussing sex. This conversation isn’t meant to make you comfortable; it’s meant to make you better! Get ready to laugh, cry and walk away with new knowledge to end sexual violence and change the world.
Friday, April 22
5–10 p.m. April 22, 3–10 p.m. April 23 Lot 308
Join your fellow Buffs and Health and Wellness Services for carnival rides, games, food and music during Springfest! Open to all current Buff OneCard holders. Learn more about Springfest.
8 p.m. CHEM 140
Watch a movie on the big screen with Program Council! This week’s film is Lamb. 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.
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