Published: March 9, 2023

This weekend brings casino night, a Leeds diversity scholarship fundraiser, cookie decorating, a presentation on black holes, a class on lower-body building, a bowling tournament, the 2023 Sonic Summit and more. 

Students studying on campusFriday, March 10

Barney Ford Diversity Scholarship fundraiser

5 p.m. VIP; 6 p.m. GA  Folsom Field & Stadium, Touchdown Club  $35–$75
Attend a fundraising event organized by current MBA students. The goal is to increase scholarship funds and diversity at Leeds. 

CU on Friday: Luck o’ the Buffs

4–6 p.m.  The Connection
Decorate cookies with members of the CU community. Attendees will have access to half-price bowling and billiards and free sandwiches. 

Free Friday Power Hour: Body building

5–6 p.m.  Rec Center, Studio 2
Work your lower-body muscles with this week’s Free Friday Power Hour. This free fitness class is perfect for anyone looking to build lower-body strength.

SKY Happiness Retreat

March 10–12   UMC 
The SKY Club is offering a powerful weekend retreat filled with evidence-based meditation and breathwork practices, social connection, self-development and stress-management skills that bring calm, clarity and happiness. Register to attend. There is limited space, and fees apply (scholarships available).

Casino Night at Club 156

7–9 p.m.  The Connection
Test your luck with Casino Night! The connection is hosting a night of five-card draw poker, blackjack and roulette

Saturday, March 11

Black Holes: A Virtual Voyage

2:303:30 p.m.  Duane Physics, Room G1B30
What is really going on inside black holes? Professor Andrew Hamilton is taking you on a virtual voyage with the Black Hole Flight Simulator. 

Extreme bowling

711 p.m.  The Connection
Regular bowling is fun, but extreme bowling is better! Enjoy a night of black lights, colored pins and more. 

Sonic Summit 2023

7:308:30 p.m.  ATLAS Center, Room B2
Immerse yourself in live performances from sonic artists. Learn about ambisonics, the immersive audio industry and hear artists discuss their work. Can’t make it on Saturday? The festival is also happening at various times on March 12.

Sunday, March 12

Women of Color Yoga

11 a.m.  Rec Center, Mind Body Studio
Women of color are underrepresented in U.S. yoga. This Inclusive Rec program hopes to foster mindfulness, community and authenticity. 

Bowling tournament

13 p.m.  The Connection
How polished are your bowling skills? Come down to The Connection for some friendly competition. 

Dream to Fly in Fulldome!

2:303:30 p.m.  Fiske Planetarium 
Have you ever dreamed of flying through the sky? Follow your dreams with this fulldome fantasy.