National Eating Disorders Week


The University of Colorado at Boulder is hosting a week of events geared towards eating disorder education.

On Monday, Feb. 22, from noon to 1 p.m., a panel of experts will share its knowledge on the subject in the University Memorial Center, Room 425. Miss America 2008, Kirsten Haglund, will speak about her struggles with eating disorders at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, in Math 100. A screening of the film America the Beautiful, which examines our country’s focus on beauty, will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 6 p.m. (location to be determined). A seminar called “How to Help a Friend,” which will offer advice on assisting loved ones through eating disorders, will take place at noon on Thursday, Feb. 25, in UMC 425. Finally, Jenni Schaefer, the author of Life Without Ed and Goodbye Ed, Hello Me, will speak on Thursday, Feb. 28, at 6 p.m. in Humanities 150.

SourFest at Avery Brewery

In a gathering of some of the top brewers in the country, Avery Brewery will offer a sampling of more than 60 sour, wild and brett beers.

The event, which will take place from 12:30 to 5 p.m. on Feb. 27 at Avery Brewing Company, is expected to be the largest gathering of sour ales in the country.

Attendees will receive 20 samples as well as a free full-size tasting snifter to commemorate the occasion. Tickets are $35.

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Know Thai wins Best of

Business award from SBCA
Know Thai Restaurant has won the 2009 Best of Business award in the Thai restaurant category from the Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA). The SBCA recognizes companies that have demonstrated the traits that make small business a crucial aspect of America’s economy.
Know Thai, a local favorite that has been in Boulder since 2002, serves both traditional and innovative Thai cuisine.