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Exposure Film Project: When hip-hop meets the outdoors

On April 6, CU Boulder student Ani Yahzid will host a presentation to discuss the protection of natural spaces across the U.S., diversity in the outdoors and his Exposure Film Project, an experimental film series (currently in preproduction) attempting to get more multicultural urban youth outdoors and engaged in outdoor recreation.

Yahzid plans to film a two-week backcountry trip with an Atlanta hip-hop artist and his producer, both of whom have no prior outdoor experience.

The discussion will take place from 3 to 4 p.m. in UMC 245.

Town hall meeting with Congressman Polis on April 7

Congressman Jared Polis will be hosting a town hall meeting at the UMC Glen Miller Ballroom on Friday, April 7, at 5:30 p.m. He will be prepared to speak on a wide range of subjects, including President Trump’s proposed budget, healthcare, education and environmental issues.

Pre-registration is highly encouraged, as seating is limited. Reserve your space at the Eventbrite link below.

Read the CU Boulder Today story for more details.

Town hall meeting with Congressman Polis on April 7

Congressman Jared Polis will be hosting a town hall meeting at the UMC Glen Miller Ballroom on Friday, April 7, at 5:30 p.m. He will be prepared to speak on a wide range of subjects, including President Trump’s proposed budget, healthcare, education and environmental issues.

Pre-registration is highly encouraged, as seating is limited. Reserve your space at the Eventbrite link below.

Read the CU Boulder Today story for more details.

'Rule of Law vs. Equity in the Lawcourts of Classical Athens'

Professor Sara Forsdyke of University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, will present her talk "Rule of Law vs. Equity in the Lawcourts of Classical Athens" on Monday, April 10, at 4:30 p.m. in HUMN 250.

Event sponsored by: Graduate Committee on the Arts Humanities; Center for Western Civilization, Thought and Policy; and the Department of Classics.

See the event page for more information.

Got a baby bump? Paid research study for first-time moms

Perinatal Emotion and Relationships Longitudinal Study (PEARLS)

Researchers in CU’s Department of Psychology and Neuroscience are recruiting women who are currently pregnant with their first child to participate in a paid study of their experiences of pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. The study can be completed online, over the phone and from your home.

If interested, please contact Laura River, study coordinator, by email or phone.

Email: pearlstudy@colorado.edu | Phone: 303-735-7547

Living with advanced cancer and feeling anxious or depressed?

The University of Colorado Boulder is offering a paid research study for advanced cancer patients.

This study aims to help people deal with anxiety, worry and discussing Advance Directives by offering a skills group, paired with online sessions, called "Valued Living with Advanced Cancer." Eligible participants will be paid $125 for completion of study surveys and assessments.

For more information contact Joanna Arch and her study team at 303-492-7901.

Got a baby bump? Paid research study for first-time moms

Perinatal Emotion and Relationships Longitudinal Study (PEARLS)

Researchers in CU’s Department of Psychology and Neuroscience are recruiting women who are currently pregnant with their first child to participate in a paid study of their experiences of pregnancy, birth and the postpartum period. The study can be completed online, over the phone and from your home.

If interested, please contact Laura River, study coordinator, by email or phone.

Email: pearlstudy@colorado.edu | Phone: 303-735-7547

Sexpressions talent showcase April 20

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Women’s Resource Center holds Sexpressions, a talent showcase celebrating positive expressions of women’s sexuality (trans and gender non-conforming inclusive) in a safe, sex-positive and affirming environment.

In addition to fun and entertainment, there will be free food, games and dance contests, so be sure to come by for a night of fantastic performances! Please wear teal in support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Thursday April 20, 6:30 to 10 p.m.
University Memorial Center, room 235

Workshop on using yoga to support trauma recovery

Yoga can empower survivors of trauma by reconnecting them to their physical body, increasing self-awareness and self-regulation. This two-part workshop will provide a greater understanding of the neurobiology of trauma, explore the role of the body in healing and then move into a 45-minute yoga sequence. Mats provided. Survivors and allies are all welcome to this experiential and educational event on trauma-informed yoga.

Thursday, April 13, 1:45 to 3:15 p.m.
Rec Center, Mind Body Studio (second floor)

Workshop on using yoga to support trauma recovery

Yoga can empower survivors of trauma by reconnecting them to their physical body, increasing self-awareness and self-regulation. This two-part workshop will provide a greater understanding of the neurobiology of trauma, explore the role of the body in healing and then move into a 45-minute yoga sequence. Mats provided. Survivors and allies are all welcome to this experiential and educational event on trauma-informed yoga.

Thursday, April 13, 1:45 to 2:15 p.m.
Rec Center, Mind Body Studio (second floor)