What is going on with Russian social media market? Why does Russian government block Telegram? How do people protest? What happened with “Russian Facebook” and its founder? Come to discuss those and other questions regarding social media in Russia.
Today, April 26th, Russian House, 3:30pm.
Russian pastries and Tea are provided.
Join us: www.facebook.com/groups/CCRussian

Posted by l_pletneva@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.

Every year we come together to celebrate and recognize the service and achievements of several members of the Colorado College community at The Butler Center Annual Awards Banquet. This event includes dinner, student performances, a keynote speaker, and awards ceremony for The Butler Center and Heads of State Awards for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion. All students, faculty, and staff are invited to RSVP to request a seat at the banquet, taking place on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel.

RSVP here: goo.gl/forms/r4k986IP2whs1nAo1

Transportation provided to and from the venue (bus pick-up/drop-off at Worner Campus Center) and parking is free. As space is limited, we will confirm your reservation via email on or before April 27th. If you have questions, or your plans change and you cannot attend, please email butlercenter@coloradocollege.edu so your seat can be given to another Colorado College community member.

Posted by ldelman@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.

Staff Council is offering a conversational lunch at Rastall Dining Hall today, Thursday, April 26th, from 11:30am to 12:30pm, with special guest host, Dr. Paul Buckley, Director of The Butler Center and Assistant Vice President of the College. The topic will be: Continuing the Conversation about Race. All staff are welcome. Free lunch tickets are available for the first 30 attendees. Please meet at Worner 1st Floor, by the lunch line, at 11:25am.

Posted by lkosiewiczdoran@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.

Please come watch Economics and Business seniors present their theses at the annual Senior Research Symposium! The event will begin in Palmer 118 at 2:00pm TODAY, Thursday, April 26th. Look for each student’s presentation time and classroom at the link below.

Posted by r_hutchings@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.

Friday, May 11, 12:30-1:30 p.m.: Heart Berries: A Memoir, by Terese Mailhot (Nlaka/pamaux First Nation). For faculty and staff. Please contact Victoria Levine by email by April 13 if you would like to attend the luncheon. Please indicate if you would like to have a copy of the book delivered to your office at the beginning of block 8. We have room for 15 participants. This is a chance to read and discuss a current best-seller!

Posted by aschumacher@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.

Join the Morgan Family and Campus Safety, Tuesday May 1 to celebrate Kevin Morgan by participating in a free 5K Walk/Run. Registration starts at 5:15 p.m. at Jack Quinn’s Irish Pub upstairs, 21 S. Tejon St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
T-shirts and bracelets are available to purchase from Campus Safety and at Jack Quinn’s the day of the race. All proceeds from the sale of these items will go to the Marian House
Bracelet $1.00 each
T-Shirt $15.00 each

Posted by kduran@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.

What is fearless Friday? It’s a series of lectures that the Math&CS department hosts every Friday. The talks range from accessible to general audiences to technical. This Friday Dr. Peg Howland will give a talk titled Using Generalized Discriminant Analysis and Factor Analysis Approximations in Dimension Reduction. Come join us on Friday April 27th at 2:30 pm in Tutt Science 229!

Posted by fma@coloradocollege.edu for the April 26, 2018 digest.