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March 8, 2017

  

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Event Image 2017 Pac-12 Men's Tournament Buffs Bash (Multi-Day Event)
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2017 Pac-12 Men's Tournament Buffs Bash 

March 8-11, 2017
2.5 hours before each CU game in the Pac-12 Men's Tournament
Double Barrel Roadhouse
3770 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Cost: Free

Join your fellow Forever Buffs at the Double Barrel Roadhouse on the Las Vegas Strip throughout the Pac-12 Men's Basketball Tournament. The Alumni Association will be your host as you enjoy free appetizers and happy hour pricing at a cash bar before every CU tournament game. 

Buffs Bashes will begin 2.5 hours before each CU men's basketball game in the Pac-12 Tournament. Admission is free to every Buffs Bash.
Be sure to join us and get ready to cheer Tad Boyle's team on to the conference title!

Register today!

Event Image Fall 2017 Curriculum Management Changes Require a Course Term Update Form
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The Fall 2017 shopping cart is available for student view. A Course Term Update Form is now required for changes to the Fall 2017 schedule of classes.
Event Image Fall 2017 Schedule of Classes Available in MyCUInfo
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Event Image Spring 2017 Tuition & Fee Bills Available Online
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Bills for new and/or unpaid charges are available in MyCUInfo.

No bills are mailed. Payment is due April 5.

See Billing Information.
Event Image Summer 2017 Registration Available for Continuing Degree Students (By Assigned Appointment)
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View enrollment appointments in MyCUInfo. See Summer Session.
Colorado Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Symposium
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Students and presenters will discuss the global challenges of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH). The World Health Organization estimates 2.4 billion people do not have access to improved sanitation and 663 million lack access to clean drinking water as of 2015. The WASH Symposium provides a platform for practitioners and research experts to share their findings and knowledge.

Topics include:
  • Emerging technologies
  • Challenging contexts
  • Social issues
  • Public Health
Organizations attending include:
  • Plan International
  • WASH Institute
  • Population Services International (PSI)
  • World Vision
  • DelAgua
  • USAID
  • Tufts University
  • Portland State University
  • University of Washington
Arabic 3120
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

ARAB 3120
ARAB-1020 001 Beginning Arabic 2
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Continuation of ARAB 1010. Requisites: Requires prerequisite course of ARAB 1010 (minimum grade C).

Instructor: Randa Muhammed.
Event Image Web Express Open Lab
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Open labs are a great opportunity for you to ask any specific questions about your site, work one-on-one with us on how to use any of the features, or to brainstorm ideas with us. 

If you are planning on attending, please fill out the Open Lab RSVP form.
ARAB-1020 002 Beginning Arabic 2
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Continuation of ARAB 1010. Requisites: Requires prerequisite course of ARAB 1010 (minimum grade C).
Instructor: Randa Muhammed.

Event Image Exhibition: Home: American photography at the CU Art Museum
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Home: American photography at the CU Art Museum
March 2 - July 15, 2017

Is home “where the heart is”? Is it a building, a landscape or a state of mind? Drawn from the photography collection of the CU Art Museum, Home investigates how American photographers working from the late 1800s to today have engaged with these questions. Through a presentation of landscapes, family photos and candid portraits visitors are invited to consider central themes of the exhibition, including environment, nostalgia and family.

What does home mean to you?
We invite our guests to respond to the images and ideas presented in the exhibition by visiting a special programming space in our FlexSpace gallery, open from February 2, 2017–March 25, 2017.

This exhibition is generously supported by CU-Boulder Student Arts and Cultural Enrichment fees, and CU Art Museum members.

Academic Coaching: Walk in Time for YOU!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

*Fleming 190* Improve your academic performance. We look at every student as an individual and help them map out a plan for any class or challenge. Bring in your questions or concerns— you determine the focus of the meeting.  Any student attending this Academic Coaching Walk-In times can schedule follow up individual meetings with the SASC Academic Success Team.
ARAB-1020 003 Beginning Arabic 2
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Continuation of ARAB 1010. Requisites: Requires prerequisite course of ARAB 1010 (minimum grade C).
Instructor: Randa Muhammed.

 
Brown Bag
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The lunch-hour brown bag series offers an opportunity for graduate students, post-docs, research assistants and faculty in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department to present current research, stories of recent travels to conduct scientific work or other science-related topics. This forum is an excellent opportunity (especially for graduate students) to gain valuable feedback on concepts, methods, statistical analyses and many other aspects of their work. Brown bag has an informal atmosphere that fosters dynamic discussions and friendly conversation.

Event Image Home Exhibition Talk
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Join us for the first in a series of three casual in-gallery conversations with experts from across campus discussing different aspects of our exhibition Home: American Photography at the CU Art Museum. This week's speakers will focus on the contributions of women photographers and are:
Laura Shill, Denver-based artist and CU alumna
Melanie Walker, associate professor of photography at CU Boulder
Stress Management Series
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Stress management is a concern for everyone in these busy and uncertain times. In this educational and participatory workshop series, we will learn and practice several different effective strategies for reducing everyday life stress, including mindfulness, meditation, visualization, guided imagery, cognitive restructuring, emotional health and regulation, communication, assertiveness, and movement. Participants will be asked to commit to attending all eight sessions and complete outside assignments for maximum benefit. We will meet weekly for an hour to an hour and a half.
 
  • Wednesdays, March through April 2017 - 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26 (No session on 3/29 for Spring Break)
  • Facilitated by Paulette Erickson England, LCSW, Senior Counselor, Faculty and Staff Assistance Program
  • To register email Connie North at Connie.North@colorado.edu
Swedish 2020 - Merete Leonhardt Lupa
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Swedish 2020 - Merete Leonhardt Lupa
Event Image Impact Fair hosted by CESR
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

When: Wednesday, March 8th 2:00-5:00pm
​Where: Koelbel Atrium
​Who: ​All Leeds Students - bring your buff one card and dress is business casual!

Career, Internship, and Volunteer opportunities with local companies in a variety of fields looking to create social and economical impact.
Swedish 1020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Swedish 1020 - Merete Leonhardt-Lupa
Event Image Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
2:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon, Wednesday, March 8, 2:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 8, 2:30-7:30 p.m.
CU Art Museum

Please join us and our friends from CU Boulder University Libraries for a fun, inclusive one-day event that brings together diverse communities to create and improve Wikipedia articles related to women in the arts! 
Despite its wide reach, Wikipedia suffers from a gender gap, and its content is skewed by the lack of women’s voices. This represents an alarming absence in an important repository of shared knowledge, especially as our society is increasingly beset by rampant misinformation. Join us in changing this! We’re gathering women and allies together to celebrate women's cultural achievements and edit Wikipedia articles about women in the arts.

All are welcome, and no Wikipedia editing experience is necessary; tutoring will be provided for Wikipedia newcomers. Women editors, especially women of color and diverse gender expression, are encouraged to attend. 

Please bring a laptop if possible. There will be a limited number of computers available.

Feminist Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon
2:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This event is a node for a worldwide series of events where people get together to add and edit Wikipedia pages about women in the arts and humanities in order to increase gender parity on Wikipedia.

The event is free and open to ALL, and one doesn't have to attend for the entire time but should expect to come for at least 1 hour to make a meaningful contribution. No experience is necessary, I'll be teaching how to edit Wikipedia, and librarian Alex Watkins will help people find resources
Event Image Free Cyanotype Photography Instruction
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Join the Dennis Small Cultural Center and local artist Genevieve Waller for an event
on cyanotype photography.
Learn about the history of this art form and make one of your own!

Wednesday, March 8 3:30-5:30pm at UMC 457!

 

Colloquium, "Searching for axion and hidden photon dark matter with lumped element electromagnetic
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Physics Colloquium, "Searching for axion and hidden photon dark matter with lumped element electromagnetic resonators and SQUIDs"

Presented by: Kent Irwin, Stanford University

Abstract: About 85% of the matter in the universe is made up of an unknown "dark" component that is mostly non-baryonic. For several decades, searches for this mysterious substance has principally focused on one candidate particle: the WIMP. Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices (SQUIDs) have played an important role in these searches, which have successfully ruled out significant phase space for WIMP dark matter. Recently, there has been a surge in theoretical interest in ultra-light-field dark matter, including QCD axions (spin 0 bosons) and hidden photons (spin 1 bosons). The Dark Matter Radio (DM Radio) is a tunable superconducting high-Q lumped-element resonator also using SQUIDs for detection. I will discuss the motivation, status and prospects for the DM Radio experiment in searching for both axions and hidden photons, and the remarkable phase space that DM Radio will search over the next several years.

Coffee, tea and cookies will be available in DUAN G1B31 beginning at 3:45 p.m.
Don't Put This Off:Time Management Basics
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

*C4C CUE N320* Come attend this workshops to get some basic tips and tricks on how to plan and manage time throughout the semester!
ALTEC Community Courses non-credit languages
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Various language courses
Event Image CMCI Career Fair
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

When: Wednesday, March 8th 5:30-7:30pm
​Where: University Memorial Center
​Who: ​Students interested in Advertising, PR, and Media Relations

For more information on the event, please click HERE.
Event Image CMCI Spring Career Fair
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Most companies are hiring interns, others may be offering full-time jobs, part-time jobs or internships and jobs. RSVPs are listed on the Facebook event. Student media organizations are also attending - membership is a great resume-booster!
Export Yourself - Working Internationally in Denver
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Are you a globally-minded individual that wants to travel to new places, meet interesting people, and experience all the world has to offer? Are you also a globally-minded person who loves all that Colorado has to offer? Join us in Denver as we compile a group of panelists who work internationally while living in the Denver area. These individuals, hailing from the government, NGO, startup, and public sectors, possess a variety of experience that has led them into global careers. Come ready to tap their knowledge as to what it takes to work internationally from Colorado.   Be part of the NextGen-Denver's global generation!
 
This event is sponsored by NextGen and the World Trade Center in Denver. Career Services is not affiliated with this event. If you have questions, please see their website.
ITP Seminar Series - Balancing Cybersecurity Risk and Compliance
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Speaker: Mary Haynes, Charter Communications
Topic: Balancing Cybersecurity Risk and Compliance
Event Image Fools For A Day: Shane Mauss, Adam Bradley, and Peter McGraw
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

“Rock, Rap, and Laughter”
So a stand-up comic, a literary scholar, and a behavioral scientist walk into a lecture hall, and a Western American historian hands them the question, "What’s so funny about pop music?" 

To hear the answer, along with an abundance of punch lines, plan to walk into that lecture hall yourself: Old Main Chapel, 6:30 p.m., March 8. 

Join comic Shane Mauss (From Conan, Jimmy Kimmel, Showtime, Comedy Central, Netflix and host of the science podcast “Here We Are”) and CU professors Adam Bradley (author of The Poetry of Pop and director of the Laboratory for Race & Popular Culture, the RAP Lab) and Peter McGraw (co-author of The Humor Code and director of the Humor Research Lab, HuRL) for an evening of learning and laughter. Why do some subjects shock us in speech but amuse us in song? What makes both Bruce Springsteen and Kanye West laugh? Through a blend of stand-up and science, music and comedy we’ll unlock some of the mysteries of two primal urges: shaking our butt and laughing out loud. 

This event is sponsored by the Center of the American West and its ongoing Humor Initiative, which explores the value of humor as the equivalent of WD-40 in friction-filled times, in collaboration with the RAP Lab and HuRL. 

The Humor Initiative is made possible by the generosity of Bill and Jane Reynolds.

Event Image 8-Ball Billiards Tournament
7:00 PM

Show your skills at this week’s 8-Ball Billiards Tournament at The Connection!

Sign up at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk. Play begins at 7 p.m. 

$5 entry fee.

Tournaments run in either double elimination or round robin format. BCA rules apply. Prizes for top finishers.

Spring 2017 Dates
9-Ball: Jan. 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 22, Apr. 26
8-Ball: Feb. 8, Mar. 8, Apr. 12 

Check out all of The Connection’s weekly events!
The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, UMC first floor

Event Image Doctoral Student Recital: Andrew Brown, cello [CANCELLED]
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

College of Music   Map to Venue
Event Image The Rocky Horror Show, the musical
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

“The Rocky Horror Show” is an outrageous mashup of campy science fiction, Marvel-inspired characters, 1960s beach party jams and rock ’n’ roll music of every vintage. When a newly engaged couple gets caught in a storm and meets the tan, muscular new creation of mad transvestite scientist Frank N. Furter, their world is forever changed. First premiered at a small experimental theater in London more than 40 years ago, “The Rocky Horror Show” is now a worldwide stage hit.

Note: CU-Boulder’s University Theatre will provide props for audience members. Please do not bring your own.

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