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    • Mid-Autumn Moon
      11:30 am
      International and Area Studies Library - Main Library Rm 321
    • The French Elec
      4:30 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB, 707 South Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL (map)
      Jean-Philippe Mathy, Department of French, UIUC Marcus Keller, Department of French, UIUC Emanuel Rota, Department of Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese, UIUC
    • AAA Trivia Night
      7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Activites Room
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    • Extended Deadli
      8:30 am
    • CSAMES Brown Ba
      12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      Professor Khaled Adham, Department of Architectural Engineering, United Arab Emirates University
    • Chip
      5:00 pm
      Music Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      Clarence (Chip) Sheffield, History of Art, Rochester Institute of Technology
    • UK/Ireland Info
      5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Greg Hall 215
    • CUSA Game Night
      7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Lounge & Kitchen
    3
    • Visitor from St
      1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
      103 International Studies Building
    • Japan5
      2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Third Annual IP
      4:00 pm
      Levis Faculty Center, 3rd Floor
    • Rolando Hinojos
      5:00 pm
      1092 Lincoln Hall
      Pat Mora
    • Australia New Z
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
      101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
    • Russian4
      5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
      Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    • LCASO Meeting
      6:00 pm
    • spice
      6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    • Modern Greek Mo
      6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
    • Modern Greek Mo
      6:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
    • Indigeneity
      6:00 pm
      Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada
      John Troutman, Louisiana State University, Lafayette
    4
    • Digital
      8:30 am - 12:00 pm
      Library Scholarly Commons, 306 Main Library, 1408 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana
      University of Illinois professors Ted Underwood, Diane Harris, Donna Cox, and Mara Wade
    • Lit/Religion
      9:30 am - 4:00 pm
      Center for Advanced Study, 912 W. Illinois Street, Urbana
    • Brazilian Perfor
      12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
      101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      Jerry Davila, Jorge Paulo Lemann Professor of Brazilian History
    • Lunch @ La Casa
      12:00 pm
    • Bilbao, Spain I
      4:00 pm
      Greg Hall 319
    • Mod1
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
    • Ongoing Convers
      4:00 pm
      Espresso Royale Caffee on Goodwin
    • Ling4
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      2nd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      Professor Carol Chapelle, Iowa State University
    • Inter-Connect D
      6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Lounge & Kitchen
    • Recollection, R
      7:30 pm
      Michael Rothberg (Illinois), Brett Kaplan (Illinois), Judith Halberstam (USC), Marianne Hirsch (Columbia) and Karen Engle (UT Austin)
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    • Lit/Religion
      9:30 am - 4:00 pm
      Center for Advanced Study, 912 W. Illinois Street, Urbana
    • MwALT 
      Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      Plenary talk: Paula Winke, Michigan State University, and current President of MwALT: "Issues in large-scale placement testing: Why placement tests often just don't work and why more innovative tests seem so scary"
    • Katerina Linos
      12:00 pm
      Faculty Lounge 215, Law
      Katerina Linos, Assistant Professor of Law, University of California Berkeley
    • Boren
      1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
      807 S Wright Street, Floor 5 Champaign, IL Room 514 (Illini Union Bookstore bldg)
    • Boren undergrad
      2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      807 S Wright Street, Floor 5 Champaign, IL Room 514 (Illini Union Bookstore bldg)
    • Boren session
      3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
      807 S Wright Street, Floor 5 Champaign, IL Room 514 (Illini Union Bookstore bldg)
    • Korean11
      5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    • SYZ Fundraising
      6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
      Lounge & Kitchen
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    • MwALT 
      Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      Plenary talk: Paula Winke, Michigan State University, and current President of MwALT: "Issues in large-scale placement testing: Why placement tests often just don't work and why more innovative tests seem so scary"
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      • Common Readers
        4:00 pm
        126 LIS
        Archie Dick, Professor in the Department of Information Science at the University of Pretoria
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      • Spatial Epidemi
        12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
        Professor Marilyn O'Hara Ruiz, Department of Pathobiology Director, GIS and Spatial Analysis Laboratory
      • LLS
        2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
        Argelina Fuigueiredo. Professora do Instituto de Estudios Sociais e Politicos da Universidades Estadual do Rio de Janeiro (IESP_UERJ)
      • Costa Rica Info
        4:00 pm
        Lincoln Hall 1065
      • Cousinhood (Pri
        5:15 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      • Latino Law Stud
        6:00 pm
      • Tzu Ching Veget
        6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
        Lounge & Kitchen
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      • Around the Worl
        9:30 am - 12:00 pm
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      • Amsterdam Info
        10:00 am
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      • White Conflicts
        12:00 pm
        Rm. 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
        James Kilgore
      • Africa Info Ses
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      • Ecuador Info Se
        4:00 pm
        Greg Hall 319
      • Chinese
        5:30 pm
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
        Lori Bier
      • Russian5
        5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
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      • Churchill
        12:00 pm
        National and Internation Scholarships Program; 807 S Wright Street, Floor 5, Champaign, IL 61820
      • Lunch @ La Casa
        12:00 pm
      • Japan6
        2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      • Ling5
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
        Prof. Susan Garnsey, UIUC Psychology
      • Asia Info Sessi
        5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      • I Journey Works
        7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
        Activities Room
      • Carol Zemel (Vi
        7:30 pm
        Levis Faculty Center
        Carol Zemel
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      • Illinois Counci 
        Harper College, Palatine, IL (map)
        Political Pundit Paul Green
      • Korean12
        5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
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      • Ikebana
        9:00 am
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      • sst
        2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
        The Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
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      • Spatial Dynamic
        12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
        Pushpendra Rana, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Geography
      • Panel Discussio
        1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
        Heritage Room, ACES Library
        Graham Paul (Consul General, France) and Christian Brecht (Consul General, Germany)
      • LLS
        2:00 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
        Carlos Azzoni. Dean of the Faculty of Economics, Administration and Accounting. University of Sao Paulo. Lemann Distinguished Visitor Fall12
      • Strindberg3
        6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
        Dr. Kristina Hagstrom Stahl, Stockholm National School of Dramatic Arts
      • META: Mentoring
        6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
      • Black Male Facu
        6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
        Lounge & Kitchen
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      • Around the Worl
        9:30 am - 12:00 pm
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      • Japan7
        2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      • Granada, Spain
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Noyes 217
      • Middle East Inf
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      • Russian6
        5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
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      • Conference on T
        All Day
        Levis Faculty Center - 3rd Floor
      • The Bologna Ref
        All Day
        College of Education
      • The New Middle
        All Day
        Levis Faculty Lounge, 3rd Floor
      • Radio Broadcast
        10:00 am
        WILL/Illinois International Media
        Dr. Stefanos Katsikas (Director MGS UIUC) and Joo Vale de Almeida the European Union Ambassador to the United States (joining by phone at approximately 10:30)
      • Lunch @ La Casa
        12:00 pm
      • Ling6
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
        Professor Ryan Shosted
      • Mod2
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      • Pause 1
        5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      • Cuzco 1643
        5:30 pm
        Architecture Bldg, room 302
        Michael Schreffler, Chair and Associate Professor of Art History, Virginia Commonwealth University
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      • Conference on T
        All Day
        Levis Faculty Center - 3rd Floor
      • The Bologna Ref
        All Day
        College of Education
      • The New Middle
        All Day
        Levis Faculty Lounge, 3rd Floor
      • Stories
        All Day
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      • Resentment's Con
        9:00 am
        Pine Lounge, Illini Union
        Speakers Bio
      • sip
        9:00 am - 5:00 pm
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      • Conflicts
        9:00 am - 5:30 pm
        Pine Lounge, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
        Keynote lecture at 9:15 a.m., by Javier Moscoso, Research Professor of History and Philosophy of Science at the Institute of Philosophy of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), "Broken Promises: Resentment, Monomania and Modernity"
      • Graduate Studen
        4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      • Korean13
        5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
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        • Nivre
          5:15 pm
          Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
          Professor Elisabeth Waghall Nivre, Stockholm University
        • Elisabeth Wagha
          5:15 pm
          Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
          Elisabeth Wghll Nivre, Stockholm University
        • META: AHS Infor
          5:30 pm
          1203 W, Nevada
        • I Journey Works
          6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
          Activities Room
        • MEChA: General
          7:00 pm
          1203 W, Nevada, Room 104
        • Organ Donation
          7:00 pm
          La Casa, 1203 W. Nevada
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        • FLAS Fellowship
          10:00 am
          International Studies Building, Room 101
        • Global Transfor
          12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
          Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
          Professor Petra Kuppinger, Department of Sociology/Anthropology, Monmouth College
        • Global Transfor
          12:00 pm
          Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building
          Petra Kuppinger, Sociology/Anthropology, Monmouth College
        • LS
          2:00 pm
          101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
          Joseph Love, Professor Emeritus, History. Former director Lemann Institute
        • Ling7
          4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
          Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
          Professor Rajend Mesthrie, University of Cape Town
        • META- Mocktails
          6:00 pm
          1203 W. Nevada
        • We Overcame Tor
          7:00 pm
          1203 W, Nevada
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        • Around the Worl
          9:30 am - 12:00 pm
          Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
        • Biofuel-related
          12:00 pm
          IGPA Giertz Conference Room, Urbana
          Teresa Serra, Researcher at the Center for Agro-Food Economy and Development
        • The Impacts Urb
          12:00 pm
          Rm. 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
          Shawn Lampkins
        • Postdoctoral Re
          4:00 pm
          319 Gregory Hall
          Dr. Sandra Ruiz
        • Job Search
          5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
          Room G-30 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
        • Russian7
          5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
          Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
        • VSA General Mee
          8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
          Lounge & Kitchen
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        • Resource Nationa
          12:00 pm
          101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
          David Mares, Institute of the Americas Chair for Inter-American Affairs. Director, Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies. Professor, Political Science, University of California, San Diego
        • Lunch @ La Casa
          12:00 pm
        • Japan8
          2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
          2050 Foreign Languages Building
        • Chandan Reddy L 
           
        • Ling8
          4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
          Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
          Prof. Andrew Wedel, University of Arizona
        • Pause 2
          5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
          Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
        • Gallery Convers
          5:30 pm
          Krannert Art Museum; 500 East Peabody Drive; Champaign, IL 61820
        • Cultural Worksh
          6:00 pm
          Lounge & Kitchen
        • Precious Knowled
          6:00 pm
          Main Library Room 66
        • When China Met
          7:00 pm
          The Urbana Free Library; 210 West Green Street; Urbana, IL 61801
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        • Korean14
          5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
          Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
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          • FLAS 13-14
            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
            Graduate School of Library and Information Sciences, Room 126; 501 E. Daniel St, Champaign
          • FLAS Info Sessi
            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
            LISB Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820
          • Prado
            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
            Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
            Professor Ignacio Sanchez Prado, Washington University in St. Louis
          • architecture
            5:30 pm
            Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall
            Johnpaul Jones, FAIA
          • Altar Making Wo
            6:00 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
          • META: AHS Infor
            6:00 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
          • I Journey Works
            7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
            Resource Room
          • Sugar Skull Wor
            7:30 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
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          • FLAS Info Sessi
            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
            LISB Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820
          • East African Cu
            10:00 am
            Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center
          • CSAMES Brown Ba
            12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
            Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
            Professor Elabbas Benmamoun, Director, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics; Professor, Department of Linguistics
          • Abbas1
            12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
            Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
          • Noontime Schola
            12:00 pm
            101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
            Lilya Kaganovsky, Associate Professor in Comparative & World Literature at Illinois
          • FLAS 13-14
            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
            Graduate School of Library and Information Sciences, Room 126; 501 E. Daniel St, Champaign
          • Barcelona1
            4:00 pm
            Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
          • The Immature (I
            5:15 pm
            Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
          • Angela Rola Pre
            6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
            Lounge & Kitchen
          • I Journey Works
            6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
            Activities Room
          • META- Social Ne
            6:00 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
          • Face Painting W
            7:30 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
          • Figuras de Barr
            8:30 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
          • Sugar Skull Wor
            8:30 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
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          • Jackie Ross Con
            8:00 am - 5:00 pm
            Faculty Lounge and Conference Center, College of Law
          • Lunch @ La Casa
            12:00 pm
          • Mod3
            4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
            Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
          • New Directions
            4:00 pm
            101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
            Sibelan Forrester
          • Forrester
            4:00 pm
            101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
            Sibelan Forrester, Professor of Russian Language and Literature at Swarthmore College
          • Pause 3
            5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
            Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
          • Dia De Los Muer
            6:00 pm
            1203 W, Nevada
            Eric J. Garcia
          • Eszter
            6:00 pm
            3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
            Eszter Szalczer, Department of Theatre and English,University at Albany
          • Shirt Screen Pr
            6:00 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
          • Sugar Skull Dec
            6:00 pm
            1203 W. Nevada
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          • "Desert Wars: V 
            TBA
            Dr. Caren Kaplan, Professor of American Studies and, affiliated faculty in Cultural Studies, Science & Technology Studies, and Cinema & Technocultural Studies at the University of California at Davis
          • tinker
            All Day
            101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
          • Semitic
            All Day
            Friday, Nov. 2 - Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana; Saturday, Nov. 3, Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
            Keynote speakers: Reem Bassiouney, Associate Prof of Arabic Linguistics, Georgetown University; Professor Abbas Benmamoun, UIUC; Usama Soltan, Assistant Professor of Arabic, Middlebury
          • Illinois Sympos
            All Day
            Drs. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University; Elabbas Benmamoun, University of Illinois; Usama Soltan, Middlebury College
          • Lecture: 'Relig
            9:00 am
            Levis Faculty Center, Reading Room; 919 W. Illinois St.
            Dr. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University
          • Glenda Garelli
            12:00 pm
            Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
            Glenda Garelli, Adjunct Lecturer of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago
          • Salgado
            2:00 pm
            Literatures and Languages Library, 200 South Main Library
          • Ko
            3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
            4080A Foreign Languages Building
            Professor Young Keun Ko (Professor Emeritus, Seoul National University)
          • Tzu Ching Potlu
            7:00 pm
            Lounge & Kitchen
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          • tinker
            All Day
            101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
          • Semitic
            All Day
            Friday, Nov. 2 - Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana; Saturday, Nov. 3, Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
            Keynote speakers: Reem Bassiouney, Associate Prof of Arabic Linguistics, Georgetown University; Professor Abbas Benmamoun, UIUC; Usama Soltan, Assistant Professor of Arabic, Middlebury
          • Illinois Sympos
            All Day
            Drs. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University; Elabbas Benmamoun, University of Illinois; Usama Soltan, Middlebury College