Around Campus: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

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This Week in Athletics: Basketball and Hockey

Men's basketball hosts Johnson and Wales University in an exhibition game at 7 p.m. tomorrow (Thursday) in Bank of Colorado Arena and the club hockey team hosts BYU at 8:15 p.m. Friday and CU at 4 p.m. Saturday, which is First Responders Night to show support for all the men and women who sacrifice their lives to protect ours. Admission is free with your student ID. More Information.

Actor to Present ‘Crash Course’ on Works of Moliere Tomorrow

Actor Timothy Mooney, who travels the U.S. giving unique and entertaining "crash courses" on the greatest hits of French playwright Moliere and English playwright William Shakespeare, will present "Moliere than Thou" from 7-9 p.m. tomorrow, Nov. 2, in Michener Library's Lindou Auditorium. The performance is free and open to the public.

Co-sponsors include UNC's Office of Student Clubs and Organizations, French Club, Department of Modern Languages, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and College of Performing and Visual Arts.

Discounted Lift Tickets Available Through Outdoor Pursuits

Outdoor Pursuits is selling discounted single-day lift tickets to Copper Mountain ($59) and Winter Park ($70). Tickets have no blackout dates and can be used anytime during the season including holidays, weekdays and weekends. Tickets can be purchased at the Outdoor Pursuits Gear Shop, open Monday and Friday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Prices for both Winter Park and Copper Mountain are expected to increase after Thanksgiving so get yours today and use them any time this season.

Friends of UNC Libraries First Wednesday Book Sale

Friends of UNC Libraries will host their First Wednesday Book Sale from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, in Michener Library. A wide variety of books and music will be available. Only cash or checks are accepted, with proceeds benefiting UNC Libraries projects and events. For more information, please contact 351-2640.

Cannabis Research Interest Group to Offer Inaugural Seminar Nov. 2

The Cannabis Research Interest Group, a group of UNC faculty and students with research interests related to cannabis, will offer its inaugural seminar from 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, in Kepner 1015.
James Gould and Richard Donnelly, faculty members in the Recreation, Tourism & Hospitality program, and Brian Iannacchione, faculty member in the Criminal Justice program, will present "Turning Over a New Leaf in Colorado: An Exploration of Legalized Recreational Marijuana Preferences, Leisure Interests and Leisure Motivations in Young Adults."

The presentation is open to faculty, staff and students.

Refreshments will be served. RSVPs are not required.

Panel Discussion on Healthcare Access Tomorrow

Students in UNC's Leadership Studies program will host a panel of local healthcare professionals who will discuss their experiences in and share their thoughts about the current state of the U.S. healthcare system from 6:30-7:30 p.m. tomorrow in Columbine A in the UC.

Panelists will include Evan Hyatt, the chief of regional operations for Kaiser Permanente in northern Colorado. Time will be allotted for questions and debate. The discussion is part of the students' Global Change Campaign for Healthcare Access, and is free and open to all.

UNC Trustees to Meet Wednesday, Nov. 1