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Open for the summer: Bowling, billiards and games at The Connection

Bowling, Billiards and Games at The Connection

Come on over to the University Memorial Center (UMC) for some fun at The Connection this summer!

We've got 10 bowling lanes; eight 9-foot billiards tables; Xbox One, PS4, and Wii video game consoles; pinball and arcade games; a foosball table, and a selection of food and beverages available daily. Plus, special weekday pricing!

Summer Hours:
Monday–Thursday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Saturday: Noon to 10 p.m.
Sunday: Noon to 9 p.m.

The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games,
University Memorial Center, first floor

Tuition waiver benefit: Share your opinions with Staff Council

Staff Council wants to hear from you. Join us for a town hall meeting to discuss the tuition waiver benefit for CU Boulder classified and university staff. What do you like about the benefit? What do you think could be improved?

Share your opinions with Staff Council representatives at this open forum on Tuesday, June 20, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in room 382 of the University Memorial Center (UMC). Refreshments will be served.

Alumni Association calendar photo contest: Win great prizes

Old Main on CU Boulder campus and Flatirons at sunset

Friday, June 23, is the deadline for submitting photographs to be included in the Alumni Association's wall calendar for 2018. Applicants are able to submit photos in the following four categories: CU Spirit, Campus Architecture, Beautiful Boulder and Uniquely CU.

Winners in each category will receive multiple prizes. The grand prize winner will receive an additional prize, and his or her photo will be featured on the cover of the 2018 calendar. Visit the Alumni Association online for complete rules and to enter the contest.

Celebrate Professor Dave Clough with #MyDaveCloughStory

Professor David Clough

Help the College of Engineering and Applied Science celebrate the 42-year career of Professor David Clough as he prepares for retirement!

Clough earned his master's and PhD in chemical engineering at CU before joining the faculty in 1975. He also served as associate department chair, associate dean for academic affairs and the campus faculty athletic representative.

Help give Professor Clough the sendoff he deserves by sharing your favorite memories and stories on the engineering website or on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #MyDaveCloughStory.

Young adult mood study: Earn up to $200

Are you between 18 and 25 years old? Interested in your moods and thoughts?

Participate in a paid study on emotion and mood in the CU Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Earn up to $200 to participate in studies answering questions about your feelings and thoughts, watching brief films, playing computer games and logging emotions and activities.

The study includes two separate visits, each paying $10 per hour in cash. The first visit will last two to three hours, and the second is four hours. There will be an added option for paid follow-up phone interviews.

If interested, please complete the survey.

Free print production training classes June 7

Learn the essentials before you begin your project at the first in a series of print production training classes. One hour of instruction followed by an optional hour of one-on-one help with your project. Walk-ins are welcome, but each class is limited to 15 people.

Pre-Project Planning
Wednesday, June 7, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Center for Community (C4C), room 435 S

The training sessions recur on the first Wednesday of each month. Register online now. 

Fun research projects for kids

Junior Scientists

The Cognitive Development Center in the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience is looking for children age birth to 12 years old who are interested in playing games that will help teach us about self-control, language and cognitive strategies.

A visit, scheduled at your convenience, lasts about 60 minutes. Babysitting is available for siblings. Parents are compensated for travel, and kids receive a fun prize.

For more information or to sign up, see our information below or call us at 303-492-6389.

Young adult mood study: Earn up to $200

Are you between 18 and 25 years old? Interested in your moods and thoughts?

Participate in a paid study on emotion and mood in the CU Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Earn up to $200 to participate in studies answering questions about your feelings and thoughts, watching brief films, playing computer games and logging emotions and activities.

The study includes two separate visits, each paying $10 per hour in cash. The first visit will last two to three hours, and the second is four hours. There will be an added option for paid follow-up phone interviews.

If interested, please complete the survey.

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder and feeling depressed?

Diagnosed with bipolar disorder? Currently depressed?

We are looking for potential participants for a paid research study on mood and emotion. Qualifying participants will be asked to come to our lab for a three- to four-hour session and will be compensated up to $40.

Participation requirements:

  • Age 25 to 55
  • Diagnosis of bipolar disorder or history of depression

If interested, please email gruberpeplab@gmail.com with subject line "BuffB GDEP." We look forward to hearing from you.