Great summer class: GEOG 4742 Environments and Peoples

Summer A term class (GEOG 4742) focuses on Boulder’s Open Space system. Information can be found on last year’s website is at http://www.colorado.edu/geography/class_homepages/geog_4430_s08/ . It’s offered through Continuing Education and is a great bargain for out of state students since the tuition is the same as that for residents.

Unique Summer classes with Spaces Available

Spaces are available in two unique upper division summer courses; PSYC 4606-100 Advanced Topics in Environmental Psychology and MUEL 4121-100 Electronic Sound. While both courses have prerequisites, both instructors are willing to extend consideration to qualified students who may not meet them.

Students interested in PSYC 4606 who do not meet the prerequisites should contact ceadvise@colorado.edu for enrollment consideration. Students interested in MUEL 4121 can contact the instructor, Hunter Ewen, directly at hunter.ewen@colorado.edu.

Study Abroad Myths versus Facts

Myth: I can’t study abroad because no programs exist for my major, right?
FACT: Study abroad programs exist for all majors — even yours! Study abroad with CU, explore your field in a new context and build skills for the job market!
Learn more!
• Use the “Areas of Study” search parameter to find programs that offer courses in your field.
• Check the major/minor pre-approvals list for classes that have already been approved for your major!
• Some majors have Major Guides, which are written by your department/school/college in conjunction with Study Abroad to help you in planning.
• Talk to a study abroad advisor!
Myth: I can’t study abroad because it’s too expensive, right?
FACT: There are many affordable study abroad programs to choose from, including some that are comparable with in-state costs of attendance at CU-Boulder! Scholarships are available and financial aid applies!
Learn more!
• CU-Boulder Best Semester Abroad Deals
• Studying Abroad Within Your Budget
• Scholarship opportunities
• Talk to a study abroad advisor!
Myth: I can’t study abroad because I don’t speak another language, right?
FACT: CU Study Abroad has programs for all language levels, and there are 50+ countries where you can study in English!
Learn more!
• Learn more about different program types that will fit your level of language proficiency
• Select “English” in the “Language(s) of Instruction” search criteria to find programs without language prerequisites
Talk to a study abroad advisor

CU Study Abroad Programs
StudyAbroad@colorado.edu
http://studyabroad.colorado.edu ** GET STARTED HERE

EBIO 4660 Ecology and Evolution in the Galapagos Islands for fall–application deadline extended to July 1

There is still time to apply to study ecology and conservation in one of the most biologically diverse locations on the planet: The Galápagos Islands! Obtain hands-on experience in principles and practice of ecology and conservation biology. Also included is a visit to the Bellavista Cloud Forest, a rare and endangered ecosystem in Ecuador. Earn 3 credits (EBIO 4660) with course hours in the fall and then on-site next winter break.

More details here: http://studyabroad.colorado.edu/?go=GalapagosGS.

The application deadline has been extended to July 1st! Attend Study Abroad 101 or watch it online (http://studyabroad.colorado.edu/?go=studyabroad101), and then contact Study Abroad to get started on an application:

StudyAbroad@colorado.edu
303.492.7741
Study Abroad, Center for Community, room S355

Internships available with Denver Parks and Recreation

Denver Parks and Rec will have a booth at the Career Services Just In Time Career Fair on Thursday, and they have several Internships available.  You can also contact them directly:

Michael Oh | Associate Recruiter

Department of Parks and Recreation, HR Service Team

Office of Human Resources | City and County of Denver

720.913.5634 Phone | 720.409.7001 Cell

michael.oh@denvergov.org

Peace Corps Information Session

Graduating next year? Got plans for the summer? Now is an excellent time to start your Peace Corps application!

WHAT: Peace Corps Info Session
WHERE: Hellems 267
WHEN: Tuesday, 4/22, 6pm-7:30pm

In addition to breaking down the application process and benefits of Peace Corps service we’ll have guest Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, Therese Glowacki, share her pictures and stories of service.

Therese works at the Boulder County Parks and Open Space resource management office. Therese was an Agroforestry Peace Corps Volunteer in Senegal, worked as an Environmental Specialist for Peace Corps Headquarters in Washington, DC, and was the Associate Peace Corps Director for the Madagascar Environmental Program.

We know you’ll be hungry from studying for finals so there will be FREE PIZZA too!

Come here more about the Peace Corps experience on Tuesday, April 22nd at 6pm in Hellems 267! See you there!

We hope to see you there!
Your CU Peace Corps Team – Prasana, Cedar, and Amy

Career Fair this Thursday

JUST IN TIME HIRING AND INTERNSHIP FAIR
Thursday, April 17th
9am-3pm
UMC Ballroom and room 235
70% of employers at the Just In Time Hiring and Internship
Fair are seeking A&S majors or all majors!
There are a wide range of positions and types of opportunities
specifically seeking A&S majors! Employers
are looking for communication, organizational and
problem-solving skills, team players, and the ability to
sell and influence others.
Come to the fair to find internships, entry-level or fulltime
positions for those interested in the arts, humanities,
natural and social sciences!
Companies specifically seeking A&S majors:
Colorado Department of Corrections: Manager Trainees
Enterprise Rent-A-Car: Management Trainees
Flagship Biosciences: administrative & technical positions
FlipTask: Interns
Grassroots Campaigns: Assistant Canvas Director
Oppenheimer Funds: Technical and finance positions
Spectranetics Corporation: Executive & Distribution
Interns
STRIVE Preparatory Schools: Math Fellows
Total Quality Logistics: Sales
Transperfect Translations: Financial Representative
University of Colorado Boulder: Administrative &
Technical positions
Spruce up your resume at one of our workshops next
week, dress to impress and come to the fair.
ALL companies attending are hiring for positions to be
filled by June 30, 2014.
Hosted by CU-Boulder Career Services, this is the
last career fair of the semester, so make sure to attend
and discover some great opportunities. All majors are
welcome to attend this FREE event. No pre-registration
is necessary.

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