Published: Jan. 23, 2023

This week brings free events at the Rec, a performance from pianist David Korevaar, a hot cocoa bash, a free yoga class, a Ninja Warrior course, LGBTQ+ Allies Skate, a TEDxCU public speaking competition, sled hockey and more.

Student spins a prize wheel at The Connection booth at the spring Involvement FairMonday, Jan. 23

Kick Off at The Rec

 Jan. 23–27  Rec Center
Visit the Rec this week to meet your fitness goals! The Rec is offering free events including martial arts classes, climbing and more.

I Love Mondays: Back to Class Hot Cocoa Bash

 2 p.m.  UMC north dining area
Classes are back in session! Join the Center for Student Involvement while they welcome in the spring semester. Hot cocoa is provided. 

Tuesday, Jan. 24


 6:30 p.m.  CASE auditorium 
The College of Media, Communication, and Information presents a student voices public speaking competition. Attend to hear seven ideas you won’t want to miss. 

Faculty Tuesdays

 7:30 p.m.  Imig Music, Grusin Music Hall
Faculty Tuesdays showcases the talents of the College of Music’s faculty and students. This week, pianist David Korevaar is performing. The event is free, but attendees are encouraged to pay what they can.

Wednesday, Jan. 25

Involvement Fair

 11 a.m.–2 p.m.  UMC Glenn Miller Ballroom
What are you passionate about? The Involvement Fair is a great place for students to learn about campus events and organizations. 

Wellness Wednesdays: Free yoga class

 2–3 p.m.  Rec Center, Mind Body Studio
Movement is beneficial to both physical and mental health. This Wednesday, Health and Wellness Services is partnering with the Rec to offer a free yoga class!

Thursday, Jan. 26

Buffalo Nites: Ninja Warrior Course

 1–6 p.m.  Rec Center lower gym
Are you good at racing? Test your ninja skills with this Ninja Warrior course! 

Sled hockey

 7–9 p.m.  Rec Center ice rink
Inclusive Rec creates a safe and accommodating environment for all. Sled hockey is similar to standard ice hockey but uses a double-bladed sled and two sticks for game play and movement.

Friday, Jan. 27

LGBTQ+ Allies Skate

 8–10 p.m.  Rec Center ice rink
Inclusive Rec and the Pride Office are holding an ice skating event for the LGBTQ+ community and allies. 

Friday Night Film Series advance screening: Knock at the Cabin

 8 p.m.  CHEM 140
Knock at the Cabin is an upcoming film starring Dave Bautista, Jonathan Groff and Ben Aldridge. The film follows a young girl and her parents who are taken hostage.