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  1. Week of August 28, 2015

    1. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1. All DayFilm Conference: Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL (map)

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        SAO Program Assistant


        First Steps Info Session

        101 International Studies Building

    2. Saturday, August 29, 2015

      1. All DayFilm Conference: Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL (map)

  2. Week of August 30, 2015

    1. Monday, August 31, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Sayed Kashua, Author


        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Arab Labor Episode Screening and Discussion with Sayed Kashua"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana

      2. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmInstitute of International Education Scholarships Info Session

        101 International Studies Building (910 S Fifth St)

  3. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 6:00 pmIllinois Abroad Day

        Various locations across campus

    2. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 11:45 amRegional Walk-in Advising: Asia, Latin America & Spain

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      2. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-in Advising: Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, and the United Kingdom

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

    3. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-In Advising: Mainland Europe

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kara Porter, Advisor for Australia & New Zealand


        Info Session: Australia & New Zealand

        1064 Lincoln Hall

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Clair Bryan, Advisor for Spain


        Info Session: Spain

        1060 Lincoln Hall

      4. 4:00 pm

        Zsuzsa Gille (Associate Professor of Sociology, Illinois)


        Paprika, Foie Gras and Red Mud: Hungary Ten Years after EU Accession

        General Lounge (Room 210), Illini Union

      5. 4:00 pm

        Zsuzsa Gille (Associate Professor of Sociology, Illinois)

         


        REEEC New Directions Lecture: Paprika, Foie Gras and Red Mud: Hungary Ten Years after EU Accession

        General Lounge (Room 210), Illini Union

    4. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        SAO Program Assistant


        First Steps Info Session

        101 International Studies Building

      2. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Martin Stokes, King Edward Professor of Music
        King's College London


        Music and Citizenship

        Smith Memorial Hall Room 25

        805 South Mathews Avenue

        Urbana, IL 61801

      3. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Martin Stokes, King Edward Professor at King's College London

         

         

        Bio: Martin Stokes is the King Edward Professor of Music. He studied first music, then social anthropology at Oxford. He taught at The Queen's University of Belfast (1989-1997), The University of Chicago (1997-2007) and Oxford University (2007-2012). He was a Howard Foundation Fellow at the Chicago Humanities Institute in 2002-3.


        He has been a visiting professor at Bogazici University in Istanbul on two occasions, and currently holds an honorary professorship in the Department of Arts and Cultural Studies at the University of Copenhagen.


        The Bruno and Wanda Nettl Distinguished Lecture in Ethnomusicology: Music and Citizenship

        Room 25, Smith Memorial Hall, 805 South Matthews Avenue, Urbana IL 61801 (map)

  4. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm

        Eduardo Rios-Neto, Department of Demography (CEDEPLAR), Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil and Lemann Visiting Professor


        CLACS and Lemann Institute Lecture Series: The Conclusion of the Demographic Transition in Brazil

        Rm 101 International Studies Building. 910 S. Fifth St, Champaign, IL.

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Clair Bryan, Advisor for Latin America


        Info Session: Latin America

        1090 Lincoln Hall

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kristen Stout, Advisor for Mainland Europe


        Info Session: Mainland Europe

        1020 Lincoln Hall

      4. 4:00 pm

        Kara Porter, Study Abroad Advisor for the UK & Ireland


        UK & Ireland Info Session for English Majors

        104 English Building

    2. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 11:45 amRegional Walk-in Advising: Asia, Latin America & Spain

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      2. 12:00 pm

        Colleen Murphy, Professor of Law, Philosophy, and Political Science and the Director of Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

        Part of the Women and Development Focal Point Monthly Brownbag Series

        Optional readings are available at https://publish.illinois.edu/womenanddevelopment 


        Women's Empowerment & International Development Focal Point Series: "Defining Empowerment Across Disciplines"

        Women's Recources Center, 702 S. Wright, 2nd Floor

      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-in Advising: Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, and the United Kingdom

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

    3. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Daniel Levine, Professor of Political   Science, Emeritus, University of Michigan


        CLACS and Lemann Institute Lecture Series: Religion, Rights and Violence in Latin America Past and Future

        101 International Studies Building. 910 S. Fifth St, Champaign, IL.

      2. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-In Advising: Mainland Europe

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Clair Bryan, Advisor for Asia


        Info Session: Asia

        1060 Lincoln Hall

      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kara Porter, Advisor for the United Kingdom & Ireland


        Info Session: United Kingdom & Ireland

        1064 Lincoln Hall

    4. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        SAO Program Assistant


        First Steps Info Session

        101 International Studies Building

      3. 5:00 pmCLACS and Lemann Institute for Brazilian Studies Annual Reception

        101 International Studies Building. 910 S. Fifith St, Champaign, IL

  5. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Monday, September 14, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        John StephensGerhard E. Lenski, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology; Director, Center for European Studies, European Union Center of Excellence, and Trans-Atlantic Masters program


        EUC Lecture Series: "Does the Lisbon Strategy work? Do Social Investment Policies Produce More and Better Jobs?"

        ACES Heritage Room

    2. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1.  I4I & IPS Study Abroad Scholarships Deadline
      2.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kristen Stout, Advisor for Mainland Europe


        Info Session: Mainland Europe

        1020 Lincoln Hall

    3. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      2. 9:00 am - 11:45 amRegional Walk-in Advising: Asia, Latin America & Spain

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-in Advising: Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, and the United Kingdom

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

    4. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      2. 11:00 am

        Panelists

        TBA


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Back to School ... at What Cost: Comparing Higher Education Models in the US and Europe

        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-In Advising: Mainland Europe

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kara Porter, Advisor for Australia & New Zealand


        Info Session: Australia & New Zealand

        1064 Lincoln Hall

    5. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
      2.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      3. 12:00 pm

        Hadi Esfahani, Professor of Economics and WGGP Faculty Affiliate, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        "Gender, Enterprise Ownership, and Labor Allocation: The Role of Religion, Resource Rents, and Government Policies"

        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street

      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Sudipta Sen, Professor of History at the University of California, Davis


        "Time, Conscience, History: Ghulam Husain Tabatabai and the Rise of British Rule in India"

        223 Gregory Hall

      5. 12:00 pm

        Sudipta Sen, Professor of History at the University of California, Davis


        CSAMES Lecture: "Time, Conscience, History: Ghulam Husain Tabatabai and the Rise of British Rule in India"

        223 Gregory Hall

      6. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        SAO Program Assistant


        First Steps Info Session

        101 International Studies Building

    6. Saturday, September 19, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
      2. 5:00 pmTagore Festival 2015: Tagore's Gitanjali

        Channing Murray Foundation

        1209 W. Oregon St, Urbana

  6. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 20, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
    2. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
    3. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
      2.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      3. 2:00 pm

        Flavia Andrade, Department of Kinesiology and Community Health. University of Illinois


        CLACS/Lemann Lecture Series: Participation in Productive Activities and Health Outcomes among Brazilian Adults

        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign

      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kristen Stout, Advisor for Mainland Europe


        Info Session: Mainland Europe

        1020 Lincoln Hall

    4. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
      2.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      3. 9:00 am - 11:45 amRegional Walk-in Advising: Asia, Latin America & Spain

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      4. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-in Advising: Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, and the United Kingdom

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

    5. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1.  2015 Latin American Film Festival
        THE ART THEATER CO-OP
        126 West Church Street
        Champaign, IL 61820
      2. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

      3.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      4. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-In Advising: Mainland Europe

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      5. 4:00 pm

        Erik R. Scott (Assistant Professor of History, University of Kansas)


        Familiar Strangers: The Georgian Diaspora and the Evolution of Soviet Empire

        101 ISB

      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kara Porter, Advisor for the United Kingdom & Ireland


        Info Session: United Kingdom & Ireland

        1064 Lincoln Hall

    6. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

      2.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        SAO Program Assistant


        First Steps Info Session

        101 International Studies Building

    7. Saturday, September 26, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

  7. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 27, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

    2. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1.  

        Thomas (Tom) Hayden, Director of the Peace and Justice Resource Center.


        CLACS/Lemann Lecture Series: Book Signing Lecture

        TBA

      2. 11:00 am

        Panelists

        TBA

         


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Language and Identity in the Francophone World (in French)


        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Heena Gajjar, Doctoral Student, Department of Landscape Architecture


        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Journeys in the Cultural Landscapes of Okhamandal, Gujarat -India"

        Lucy Elis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana

    3. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      2. 12:00 pm

        Lyosha Svinarski


        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Title TBD

        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign, IL 61820)

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Kristen Stout, Advisor for Mainland Europe


        Info Session: Mainland Europe

        1020 Lincoln Hall

      4. 7:30 pm"Planeat" Film Screening and Discussion led by local organic growers

        The Art Theater Co-op, 126 W. Church, C.

    4. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2015

        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St.
        ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor

      2. 9:00 am - 11:45 amRegional Walk-in Advising: Asia, Latin America & Spain

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)

      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmRegional Walk-in Advising: Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, and the United Kingdom

        Illinois Abroad Resource Room (112 International Studies Building)


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