Colorado College will host a town hall and forum with candidates for statewide and local office on Saturday, September 2nd from 5:30 – 10pm in Armstrong Hall. This event brings together more than a dozen candidates, giving voters a rare chance to see the people running for all of the state’s top offices in one place. Members of the public and CC students are invited to meet and greet with candidates from 5:30 – 6:30pm then participate a forum and audience Q&A event for each group of candidates. Prepared questions cover topics such as public lands, gas extraction, TABOR, education, affordable housing, rural economic development and renewable energy.

Candidates confirmed to be present at the event include:

Governor:
Noel Ginsburg
Mike Johnston (by proxy)
Cary Kennedy
Jared Polis (by proxy)
Attorney General:
Brad Levin
Michael Doughterty
Joe Salazar (by proxy)
Phil Weiser
Secretary of State:
Jena Griswold
Gabriel McArthur
State Treasurer:
Steve Lebsock
Congressional District 5:
Betty Field
Stephany Rose Spaulding
Local Candidates:
HD 17: Tony Exum
HD 18: Graham Anderson, Terry Martinez
HD 21: Liz Rosenbaum

Schedule of Events (Democratic Candidates)

5:00-6:30 Community Organization tables (90 minutes)

5:30-6:30 Candidate tables (60 minutes)

6:30-7:00 State House and Senate (30 minutes)

7:00-7:20 CD5 (20 minutes)

7:20-7:40 Secretary of State (20 minutes)

7:40-7:50 State Treasurer (10 minutes)

8-8:30 Governor (60 minutes)

9:30-9:15 Attorney General (30 minutes)

Posted by k_mangalik@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

It’s time to begin getting your Intramural teams together! We have four sports beginning in Block 2.

The usual Indoor Volleyball, Flag Football, and Outdoor Soccer will begin this next block, but we have also moved Inner Tube Water Polo to take place during Block 2 as well!

Rosters are due, via the Intramural website, Friday, September 15, for all four sports. Remember you must submit a team roster for each sport you wish to participate in.

Find more information, and submit rosters here: www.coloradocollege.edu/other/intramurals/index.html

Posted by malexander@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

If you are interested in choreographing for this semester’s Dance Workshop, come to the interest meeting TODAY (9/1) at 12:15pm in upstairs Worner to sign up for an audition slot!
Dancer auditions will be at 7:00pm on WEDNESDAY SEPT. 6TH IN COSSITT GYM.
Questions? Contact Evans.Levy@coloradocollege.edu, Natalie.Watrous@coloradocollege.edu, or Zoe.Lilak@coloradocollege.edu !

Posted by n_watrous@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

Enjoy a reception for Emma Powell’s exhibition “Svala’s Saga” in Deco Lounge and celebrate the exhibition “Raizes/Roots: Transformations in Contemporary Brazilian Art”curated for the FAC Museum by Naomi Wood and Mitra Ghaffari. The evening features Brazilian music in Deco Lounge, a tour of “Raizes/Root”, and a performance by acclaimed Brazilian musician and singer, Michele Castro. Free and open to the public.

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Posted by bheidmous@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

The application for the 2017-18 Llamapalooza Committee is now open for all students. Committee members are responsible for planning Llamapalooza, which includes booking artists, marketing the event, and creating new festival experiences for everyone. If you are interested, please submit an application to the following link: www.surveymonkey.com/r/PNZCS65

The application deadline is September 13th and interviews will be held during the first week of Block 2.

Posted by m_engel@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

The Butler Center is looking to hire Program Assistants for the 2017-18 academic year! Applications are due the last day of Block 1 (Wednesday, September 20th at 11:59 p.m.) and additional application materials should be sent to Pearl Leonard-Rock. More information can be found here, in the application: goo.gl/forms/ONqESH7swRynro5D3

Posted by ldelman@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

State of the State is a Candidates and Activists Forum with local and state-wide candidates for the 2018 mid-term election featuring the candidates themselves discussing the political topics that will define the politics of Colorado for the next several years. Tomorrow, Saturday, September 2nd, head to Armstrong Hall at 5:30 for a Candidate Meet and Greet and the town hall will start at 6:30 and end at 9:30 p.m.

Posted by c_jenkins@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.

Free skate night at Honnen Ice Arena TONIGHT, Friday, September 1st, from 10:15 p.m. to midnight! Skates provided at no extra charge, but it is first come first serve. Leave your backpacks at home and only empty water bottles will be allowed in. Head over to Rastall afterwards for an (almost) midnight breakfast from 11:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Posted by c_jenkins@coloradocollege.edu for the September 1, 2017 digest.