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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
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    • Senso
      3:00 pm
      Room 62 Krannert Art Museum (Auditorium)
      John R. Senseney, School of Architecture, UIUC
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    • Achieve
      9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building; 2090B Foreign Languages Building
      Keynote speakers: Mr. Alexey Kozhemyakov, Head of the Charter Secretariaat the Council of Europe; Professor Alexandra Jaffe (Linguistics, California State University, Long Beach); and Professor Inigo Urrutia (School of Law, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao)
    • 20th Anniversar
      9:00 am - 5:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      Keynotes: Alexey Kozhemyakov, Head of the Charter Secretariat, Council of Europe, Alexandra Jaffe (California State University, Long Beach) and Inigo Urrutia (School of Law, University of the Basque Country, Bilbao)
    • Education Major
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      2 Education Building
    • META- College o
      6:00 pm
      1203 W. Nevada
    • Department. of
      7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Krannert Art Museum auditorium located at 500 Peabody Drive in Champaign, on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
      The event will be moderated by Dr. Erik McDuffie of African American Studies and WBCP 1580AM local radio personality, Ms. Imani Bazzell. Speakers include Dr. Sundiata Cha-Jua, County Board Member Carol Ammons, Professor Ken Salo, and Dr. Safiya U. Noble.
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    • Inside India
      12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      Larry Kanfer, Photographic Artist, Larry Kanfer Photography
    • Lunch @ La Casa
      12:00 pm
    • Noontime Schola
      12:00 pm
      101 ISB, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
      Faith Wilson Stein
    • El Corte, Afox
      2:00 pm
      101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      Pamela Cappas-Toro, Ph.D. Student, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese
    • Barcelona2
      5:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Lanaguages Building
    • META- Strengths
      6:00 pm
      1203 W. Nevada
    • I Journey Works
      6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
      Activities Room
    • Seen and Heard
      7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Lounge & Kitchen
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    • Lunch @ La Casa
      12:00 pm
    • Study Abroad Fa
      11:00 am - 4:00 pm
      Illini Union Rooms C and South Lounge
    • Librarians Live
      11:30 am
      Foreign Languages Building
    • EUC Lecture Ser
      12:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      Christian Burgsmller, EU Head of Energy, Transport, Environment section
    • Lunch @ La Casa
      12:00 pm
    • Moving Families
      12:00 pm
      Rm. 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      Sophia Balakian
    • Jill
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      Room G-32 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      Prof. Jill Jegerski, Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese
    • Russian9
      5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
      Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    • ICW
      6:30 pm
      101 Armory 505 East Armory Avenue Champaign, IL 61820
    • Stress Relief
      6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
      Lounge, Kitchen, and Basement
    • USING CAMPUS RE
      6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
      101 Armory 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign
    • International C
      6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
      101 Armory
    • Global Lens Fil
      7:00 pm
      Latzer Hall, University YMCA
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    • Lunch @ La Casa
      12:00 pm
    • U.S.-Mexico Bor
      12:00 pm
      101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      Andrew Eisen, Ph.D. Student, History
    • Ethnicity, Citi
      1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Heritage Room, ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      Jacques 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
    • Burma
      1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Heritage Room, ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      Session 1 chair: Valerie Hoffman, Dept. of Religion (1-3:30 pm); Session 2 chair: Robert McKim, Dept. of Religion
    • Japan10
      2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
      2050 Foreign Languages Building
    • Linguistics16
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      Professor Ming Xiang, University of Chicago
    • Postdoctoral Re
      4:00 pm
      1060 Lincoln Hall
      Dr. Isabela Seong-Leong Quintana
    • Pause 4
      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
    • ThanksGayving
      6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Lounge & Kitchen
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    • Interns 
      232 International Studies Building
    • "Voices of Wome
      12:00 pm
      101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St.
    • "Voices of Wome
      12:00 pm
      101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St.
      Evelyne Accad
    • Korean15
      5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
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    • Tagore Festival
      All Day
      The Channing-Murray Foundation; 1209 West Oregon; Urbana
      Keynote: Professor Rebecca Manring (Department of Religious Studies, Indiana University at Bloomington)
    • 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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      • CEE Special Sem
        4:00 pm
        2311 Newmark Lab (Yeh Center)
        Dr. Mohamed A. Mohamdein President of Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt Professor of Steel Structures
      • Nora
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
        Professor Eleonora Stoppino
      • META- Social Ne
        6:00 pm
        1203 W. Nevada
      • Samir El-yousse
        7:30 pm
        Levis Faculty Center
        Samir El-youssef
      • TBA
        7:30 pm
        Levis Faculty Center
        Samir El-youssef
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      • Understanding P
        12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
        Professor Rajmohan Gandhi, Director, Global Crossroads Living-Learning Community, Research Professor, CSAMES
      • Tech in the Ande
        2:00 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
        Anita Chan, Assistant Professor, Media and Cinema Studies
      • The Department
        5:00 pm
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
        Jose Cairus (PhD, York University, Canada)
      • "Their Own Worl
        6:00 pm
        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center
        Judith Ryan, Harvard University
      • Judith
        6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St.
        Professor Judith Ryan, Harvard University
      • Inter-Connect D
        6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
        Lounge & Kitchen
      • META- Social Ne
        6:00 pm
        1203 W. Nevada
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      • Certified Organ
        12:00 pm
        Rm. 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
        Andrew Clinard
      • Japan11
        2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      • Vietnamese
        5:30 pm
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
        Jimmy Luu
      • Russian10
        5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      • I Journey Works
        6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
        Activities Room
      • VSA General Mee
        8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
        Lounge & Kitchen
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      • Truman deadline
        12:00 pm
        National and International Scholarships Program 807 S Wright Street, Floor 5 Champaign, IL 61820
      • Discrimination
        12:00 pm
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
        Damarys Canache, Associate Professor, Political Science
      • Lunch @ La Casa
        12:00 pm
      • Student Spotlig
        12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
        La Casa Cultural Latina, 1203 W. Nevada, Urbana
      • Linguistics18
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
        Jill Hallett, Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics
      • Mod4
        4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      • ISA Internation
        5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
        Lounge & Kitchen
      • Pause 5
        5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
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      • Lanski
        2:00 pm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
        Alison Lanski, U. of I.
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      • Tea Ceremony
        3:00 pm
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
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                  • EUC Lecture Ser
                    12:00 pm
                    Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
                    Ophelia Eglne, Political Science, Middlebury College
                  • Foote
                    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
                    Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
                    Professor Rebecca Foote
                  • META- Social Ne
                    6:00 pm
                    1203 W. Nevada
                  • Matan Hermoni
                    7:30 pm
                    Levis Faculty Center
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                  • Europe in Crisi
                    10:00 am
                    Room 411, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL
                    Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament
                  • History of the
                    11:00 am
                    Hermann Hall Auditorium, 3241 S. Federal St, Chicago, IL
                    Mark Pituch, Academic Program Officer at the Delegation of the European Union to the United States
                  • Goldwater
                    12:00 pm
                    National and International Scholarships Program 807 S Wright Street, Floor 5 Champaign, IL 61820
                  • Cold War Perfor
                    12:00 pm
                    101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
                    Valleri Hohman
                  • META- Social Ne
                    6:00 pm
                    1203 W. Nevada
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                  • Racial Inequalit
                    12:00 pm
                    101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
                    George Reid Andrews, Distinguished Professor and Chair. History, University of Pittsburgh
                  • Lunch @ La Casa
                    12:00 pm
                  • Japan12
                    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
                    2050 Foreign Languages Building
                  • Food and Cultur
                    2:00 pm
                    101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
                  • Info Session: S
                    2:00 pm
                    Room 101 of the International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
                  • Ventana
                    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
                    Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
                    Vandana Puri, Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics
                  • Mod5
                    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
                    Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
                  • Arnorld J. Toyn
                    5:00 pm
                    Gregory Hall, Room 223, UIUC
                    Professor Walter Kaegi, Professor of History and Voting Member of the Oriental Institute, Department of History, University of Chicago
                  • Pause 6
                    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
                    Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
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                  • Integrative Sou
                    12:00 pm
                    Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
                    Donna Buchanan, Associate Professor of Musicology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
                  • Park3
                    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
                    2090 B Foreign Languages Building
                    Dr. Alyssa Park, Dept. of History, University of Iowa
                  • Boren Scholarsh
                    3:00 pm
                  • Korean16
                    5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
                    Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
                  • "Performing Lat
                    7:00 pm
                    160 Armory
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