Friday, October 20, 2017
A beautiful exhibition of work from The Rare Book & Manuscript Library and Krannert Art Museum. "Coveting Nature" explores the ways in which botanists and entomologists worked in tandem with artists to record and disseminate knowledge in the early modern period (1500–1800).
Scheduled performances of the Tom Stoppard play "Travesties."
In honor of University of Illinois microbiologist Sol Spiegelman and his work with recombinant DNA technology, the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology is hosting the symposium “The Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman.” We are featuring a public lecture and a series of plenary talks from October 20-22, 2017.
This session will focus on the requirements of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act and Illinois enactment to provide a smooth and effective transition for children and their families.
Assessing and treating communication in individuals with minimal verbal skills
16th Annual European Union Day | "State of the European Union" Keynote Address by His Excellency Lauri Lepik, Estonian Ambassador to the United States.
Students, staff, state employees and retirees can get free flu shots 11am - 2pm at College of LAS/Lincoln Hall-Marble Staircase. See the McKinley flu vaccine information page for requirements, other locations, and times.
This presentation will provide an overview of the National Science Foundation-funded research on integrated K-8 computer science instruction for academically diverse learners, including those with disabilities.
Fall 2017 YMCA Friday Forum: Building a Better Environmental Movement Friday Forum & Conversation Cafe collaboration lectures- Free lunch will be provided at all of these talks courtesy of OIIR's Diversity and Social Justice education unit.
A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga: seated and standing asanas (poses), breath awareness, and relaxation techniques. Participants should bring their own yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing.
A roundtable conversation on the EU's sovereign debt crisis.
Liz Neeley, Executive Director of Story Collider.
Screening of the film "The Commissar."
Film screening accompanied by introduction and post-film discussion.