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Events for Thursday, November 8, 2012

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  1. Thursday, November 8, 2012

    1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
      Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
    2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
      Lincoln Hall 1027
    3.  OPT Workshop

      ISSS Multipurpose Room
      4th floor, Student Services Building

    4. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
      2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
    5. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
      2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois

Week of  , to  ,

  1. Thursday, November 8, 2012

    1. 12:00 pmLunch @ La Casa
    2. 12:00 pmAndrew Eisen, Ph.D. Student, History
      Lectures Series: This is a Cold War: Militarization and Migration along the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands, 1945-1955
      101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
    3. 1:00 pm - 6:00 pmJacques P. Leider, Director, Ecole Francaise d'Extreme-Orient, Chiang Mai, Thailand; Thibaut d'Hubert, Assistant Professor, Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago; Nora Rowley, physician and human rights activist; Wakar Uddin, Director General, Arakan Rohingya Union and Chairman, Burmese Rohingya Association of North America; Benjamin Zawacki, Myanmar regional representative, International Development Law Organization; Matthew Smith, Burma specialist, Human Rights Watch; Abid Bahar, Professor of Philosophy, Dawson College, Montreal; Patrick Keenan, Professor, College of Law, University of Illinois
      Ethnicity, Citizenship and Human Rights in Burma: The History and Plight of the Rohingya
      Heritage Room, ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
    4. 1:00 pm - 6:00 pmSession 1 chair: Valerie Hoffman, Dept. of Religion (1-3:30 pm); Session 2 chair: Robert McKim, Dept. of Religion
      SLCL, RELIGION -- CSAMES presents a symposium: "Ethnicity, Citizenship and Human Rights in Burma: The History and Plight of the Rohingya"
      Heritage Room, ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
    5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
      2050 Foreign Languages Building
    6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Ming Xiang, University of Chicago
      Linguistics Seminar Series -- Professor Ming Xiang, University of Chicago: "Negation, polarity items and semantic processing"
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    7. 4:00 pmDr. Isabela Seong-Leong Quintana
      Postdoctoral Research Colloquium: 'Making Do, Making Home: Gender and Borders in Chinese and Mexican Los Angeles during the Early Twentieth Century'
      1060 Lincoln Hall
    8. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFrench Pause Cafe
      Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
    9. 5:30 pmGallery Conversation
      Krannert Art Museum; 500 East Peabody Drive; Champaign, IL 61820
    10. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmThanksGayving
      Lounge & Kitchen