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  1. Week of January 26, 2015

    1. Monday, January 26, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmJaime Derringer
        SPO Brown Bag -- Jaime Derringer -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      3. 3:30 pmSearch Candidate Talk
        223 Gregory Hall
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCamelia Núñez , ABD, University of Western Ontario and CEO, Milao Language
        Camelia Núñez : "Milao Language: from a Doctoral Research Project to a Start-up Company"
        1092 Lincoln Hall
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Cognitive Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      6. 4:00 pm   MatSE Department ColloquiaMark Hybertsen, Brookhaven National Laboratory, "From the "band-gap" problem in semiconductors to functional nano materials"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
      7. 4:00 pmProfessor Matthew Francis
        Professor Matthew Francis, University of California, Berkeley, "Building New Materials From Chemically Modified Proteins"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:45 pmRonald Bailey; Jodi Byrd; Lisa Cacho, Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi; Jessica Greenberg; Susan Koshy, Anna Stenport
        Unit for Criticism & Interpretive Theory Presents "What Next? The Question of the Boycott"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom
    2. Tuesday, January 27, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pmEnergy Conservation Incentive Program (ECIP) award
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 1:30 pmEnergy Conservation Incentive Program (ECIP) award ceremony
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmTadeja Gracner, UC Berkeley
        Bittersweet: How Prices of Sugar-Rich Foods Contribute to the Diet-Related Disease Epidemic in Mexico
        7 DKH
      5. 3:45 pmDonna Cox, PhD, MFA Director of the Advanced Visualization Laboratory National Center for Supercomputing Applications Professor School of Art and Design, FAA, University of Illinois Director of the eDream Institute at the NCSA lead for the NCSA’s Culture and Society Theme
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Astral Projections of Big Data for Public Outreach"
        NCSA 1030 and 1005
      6. 4:00 pm*CANCELLED* Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Carolina Arias, Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research: "Gene expression regulation on a global scale: Lessons from a herpesvirus"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      7. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmPsyc 290 Undergraduate Research Poster Fair
      8. 5:00 pmDr. Aurore Mroz
        Lecture by Dr. Aurore Mroz (Colby College): "L2 Critical Thinking: From Culture to Language and Discourse"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building
      9. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmFaculty Meeting
        Seminar Room - 3057
      3. 2:00 pmDr. Lee-ping Wang, Physical Seminar of Special Interest, Stanford University, "Ab initio discovery of energy conversion pathways - theory and applications"
        B102 CLSL
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:00 pmBill Porter
        "Hermits and Zen: Solitary and Communal Practice in China"
        223 Gregory Hall
      6. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmBill Porter, Independent Scholar
        Bill Porter: "Hermits and Zen: Solitary and Communal Practice in China"
        Room 223, Gregory Hall, 810 S. Wright St., Urbana
      7. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmCHI Reading Seminar
        313 Gregory Hall
      8. 3:00 pmRobert Lund ( Department of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University)
        POSTPONED - Change-points and Associated Climate Controversies (Joint seminar with Atmospheric Science Department)
        165 Everitt
      9. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmJoseph Kuehn, UCLA
        Spillovers from Entry: The Impact of Bank Branch Network Expansion
        7 DKH
      10. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      11. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmWomen and Gender History Symposium Planning Meeting
        313 Gregory Hall
    4. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 9:00 am - 11:00 amATLAS Web Office Hours
      3. 11:00 am

        David Rudnick,  M.D., Ph.D., http://wuphysicians.wustl.edu/physician2.aspx?PhysNum=2817


        MIP Seminar: Dr. David Rudnick, Washington University School of Medicine, "Re-examining Prometheus' Liver"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      4. 12:00 pm: Weiwei Zhang, Assistant Professor, Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, China; CEAPS Visiting Asian Scholar
        Visiting Asian Scholars Program (VASP) Speaker Series: The Uniqueness of Chinese Ceramics: Images, Stories, and the History

        International Studies Building (ISB) Conference Room 101
        910 S. Fifth St. Champaign

      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMarieke Kleemans, UC Berkeley
        Migration Choice under Risk and Liquidity Constraints
        7 DKH
      6. 3:30 pmSearch Candidate Talk
        319 Gregory Hall
      7. 4:00 pmRobert Hymes (H. W. Carpentier Professor of Oriental Studies, Columbia Univ.)
        "Diagnosing Plague in Thirteenth-Century China: Medical Practitioners, Medical Terminology, and the Problem of Identifying a New Disease"
        1090 Lincoln Hall
      8. 4:00 pmDr. John Macor
        Bristol-Myers Squibb: Dr. John Macor, Bristol Meyers Squibb Representative, "Heterocycles as Bioisosteres in the Discovery of Orally Active CGRP Receptor Antagonists for the Treatment of Migraine"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      9. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Cognitive Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      10. 4:00 pmMicrobiology Seminar: Dr. Maria Kalamvoki, University of Chicago: "The Multifaceted strategy of HSV-1 to conquer the host: A journey from the nucleus to the extracellular space"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      11. 5:00 pmProfessor Dennis Hall
        Bristol-Myers Squibb: Professor Dennis Hall, University of Alberta, "Breaking New Ground in Stereocontrol and Catalysis with Boronic Acids"
        116 RAL
      12. 5:00 pmKris Knisely
        Lecture by Kris Knisely (Emerson University): "French Language Learning and the Gendered Self: Learner Identities, Attitudes and Motivation"
        G20 Foreign Language Building
      13. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmDr. Petra Watzke, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, UIUC
        Dr. Petra Watzke, UIUC: "The GDR's Imaginary Indians"
        Room 2092B, Foreign Languages Building
      14. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      15. 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmSpecial Guest Robert Hymes (H. W. Carpentier Professor of Chinese History, Columbia Univ.); Carol Symes (History, moderator); Antoinette Burton (History and Global Studies); Craig Koslofsky (History); Benito J. Mariñas (Civil and Environmental Engineering); Gene E. Robinson (Institute for Genomic Biology); D. Fairchild Ruggles (Landscape Architecture); James M. Sclauch (Microbiology); Rebecca Lee Smith (Veterinary Medicine); Richard Tapping (Molecular and Cellular Biology)
        The Black Death and Beyond: New Research at the Intersection of Science and the Humanities"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum of World Cultures, 606 S. Gregory
      16. 7:30 pmSpecial guest: Robert Hymes
        The Black Death and Beyond: New Research at the Intersection of Science and Beyond
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum
      17. 7:30 pmThe Black Death and Beyond: New Research at the Intersection of Science and the Humanities
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St, Urbana
    5. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 9:00 am   12:00 pmIPRH Reading Group
        415 Gregory Hall
      3. 12:00 pmDaniel C. Jacobs, NSF Fellow at Arizona State University
        Astronomy Seminar - "Chasing our Cosmic Dawn: Opening the 21cm cosmological window on the universe”
        Astronomy 134
      4. 12:00 pmDr. Richard B. Robinson, Extractive Industries Technical Advisor; USAID, Kinshasha Democratic Republic of the Congo
        Disclosure Based Certification of Conflict-Free Minerals: Update from the Democratic Reputlic of the Congo
        GSLS, Room 131
      5. 12:00 pm

        Rebecca Friedman, Director of the European Studies Program, Florida International University


        EUCE Director Lecture: Time at Home: Material Realities and Russian Longing at the Fin de Siècle

        Lucy Ellis Lounge (Room 1080), Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana, IL (map)

      6. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 1:30 pmLin Bian
        Developmental Brown Bag -- Lin Bian -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      8. 2:00 pmClara Bosak-Schroeder
        Clara Bosak-Schroeder "Fierce Elephants and Sacred Farmers: Environmental Ideals in the Hellenistic Age"
        4080A FLB
      9. 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmATLAS Web Office Hours
      10. 3:00 pmRebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese Literature, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.
        Prof. Rebecca Copeland, Washington Univ.: "Kirino Natsuo's Kojiki Sequel"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      11. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Professor Rebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese literature at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.


        Professor Rebecca Copeland: "Angry Goddesses and Feminist Fairytales: Kirino Natsuo’s Kojiki Sequel"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      12. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMingli Chen, Boston University
        Estimation of Nonlinear Panel Models with Multiple Unobserved Effects
        7 DKH
      13. 4:00 pmEnvironmental History Reading Group
        300 C Gregory Hall
      14. 4:00 pmClara Bozak-Schroeder, University of Michigan
        Fierce Elephants and Sacred Farmers: Environmental Ideals in the Hellenistic Age
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      15. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, January 31, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  2. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 1, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 11:00 am   Chemical Biology Seminar of Special InterestDr. Jeremy Baskin
        Dr. Jeremy Baskin, Chemical Biology Special Interest Seminar, Yale University, "Mechanisms controlling phosphoinositide synthesis at the plasma membrane"
        165 Noyes Lab
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMona Bhan, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, DePauw University
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: In Search of the Aryan Seed: The Politics of Race, Religion, and Territory in Indian-Occupied Kashmir
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmHuiyu Li (Stanford)
        Leverage and Productivity
        7 DKH
      5. 3:30 pmSearch Candidate Talk
        223 Gregory Hall
      6. 4:00 pm   MatSE Department ColloquiaProf. Valeria Milam, Georgia Tech, "Aptamer Panning Against Gold"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
    3. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 1:00 pmHIST Faculty Meeting
        321 GH
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:45 pmKathryn Kreckel MPIA
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Insights on Galaxy Evolution using ISM studies of Nearby Galaxies"
        Astronomy 134
      5. 4:00 pmTami Bond: Nathan M. Newmark Distinguished Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellow 2014
        Energy in the Anthropocene Era: A tale of fire, smoke, time, and power
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
      6. 4:00 pmTami C. Bond, Nathan M. Newmark Distinguished Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering, U. of I.
        Professor Tami C. Bond, U. of I.: "Energy in the Anthropocene Era: A tale of fire, smoke, time, and power"
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
      7. 5:00 pmKristen Michelson
        Lecture by Kristen Michelson (University of Arizona): Developing Multiple Literacies through a Global Simulation in Intermediate French"
        G20 Foreign Language Building
      8. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmWerner Baer, Economics Department, University of Illinois
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Institutional Obstacles to Brazil's Economic Development"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      9. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmBKE Reading Group
        300C Gregory Hall
      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmATLAS FormBuilder Office Hours
      4. 2:00 pmProf. Peter Rossky, Rice University, "Exciton Migration and Dissociation in Conjugated Molecular Materials"
        B102 CLSL
      5.  History Faculty Meeting - MOVED TO FEBRUARY 11th
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
    5. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmTanalis Padilla, Associate Professor of History, Darmouth
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Rural Normalistas and Mexico's Long 1960's"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      3. 3:30 pmBimal Roy, Director, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
        Statistics Seminar: "Software Reliability from Crowd-Sourced Software Testing," Bimal Roy, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata
        165 Everitt
      4. 4:00 pmPeter Holquist
        Crimes against Humanity: Genealogy of a Concept, 1815-1945
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Cognitive Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      6. 4:00 pmMicrobiology Seminar: Dr. Nicholas Renzette, University of Massachusetts: "Human Cytomegalovirus (HCMV) Evolution in Human Hosts"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      7. 4:00 pm

        Peter Holquist, Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania


        REEEC Directions Lecture: Crimes Against Humanity: Genealogy of a Concept, 1815-1945

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

      8. 5:00 pmAnn Hubert (English, UIUC)
        "Preaching Exempla: Contemplacio, Mary, and Gender Politics in the N-Town Plays"
        1060 Lincoln Hall
      9. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    6. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pmJeff Milyo (University of Missouri)
        American Institutions Speaker Series
        404 David Kinley Hall
      3. 12:00 pmDr. Eric Jan
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Eric Jan (University of British Columbia), "Translational Recoding by a Viral Internal Ribosome Entry Site"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      4. 12:00 pmFLAS Deadline
      5. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 2:00 pmMichael Leese
        "Demosthenes’ Estate: Economic History and Problems of Interpretation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 2:00 pmJoanna Perez
        Department Speaker: UndocuActivism: Undocumented Immigrant Young Adult Activists in the U.S.
        3111 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright Street, Urbana
      8. 2:00 pmMichael Leese
        Michael Leese "Demosthenes’ Estate: Economic History and Problems of Interpretation"
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge
      9. 3:00 pmFaculty Meeting
        4053 Lincoln Hall
      10. 4:00 pmJob Talk - Social Psychology
        31 Psychology Building
      11. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      12. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      13. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series: La Ciénaga
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    7. Saturday, February 7, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  3. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 8, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNathaniel Mathews, PhD Candidate, History, Northwestern University
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Transnational Families and Area Studies: Kinship Networks in Oman and East Africa
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      3. 12:00 pmEric Magar (ITAM/Washington University in St. Louis)
        Comparative Politics Workshop
        404 David Kinley Hall
      4. 12:00 pm   Materials ChemistryDr. Katherine Mirica, MIT, "Responsive Nanomaterials for Electronic Chemical Sensors"
        165 NL
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Tom Papadimitriou, Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
        Lecture: Christian Orthodox churches in central Turkey (Cappadocia region)
        TBA
      7. 4:00 pm   MatSE Department ColloquiaProf. Juan de Pablo, The University of Chicago, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
    3. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:45 pmKeren Sharon, University of Michigan
        Astronomy Colloquium - Keren Sharon, University of Michigan
        Astronomy 134
      3. 4:00 pmRajesh Sundaresan; Associate Prof., ECE; Indian Institute of Science (IISc); Bangalore, India
        CSL Comm Seminar - “Information Geometry of the Robust Maximum Mean Power Likelihood Estimation”
        141 CSL
      4. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
    4. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMeet the Authors: Ballantyne & Anderson
        300 C Gregory Hall
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 2:00 pmProf. Mischa Bonn, Max Planck Institute, Mainz, "Structure and Dynamics of Interfacial Water"
        B102 CLSL
      6. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmHistory Faculty Meeting
        317 Gregory Hall
      7. 8:00 pmThe First Annual History Soapbox
        210 General Lounge, Illini Union
    5. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 11:00 am

        Erik Nelson, Ph.D., http://mcb.illinois.edu/faculty/profile/enels/


        MIP Seminar: Dr. Erik Nelson, UIUC, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      3. 4:00 pmMicrobiology Seminar: Dr. Christopher Brooke, NIAD/NIH Laboratory of Viral Diseases: "It takes a village: incomplete gene packaging and cooperativity during influenza virus evolution"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      4. 4:00 pmProf. Guangbin Dong
        Prof. Guangbin Dong, Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas, "C–C and C–H Functionalization Based on Common Functional Groups"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      5. 4:00 pmProfessor Junjie Zhu, Materials Student Select Seminar, Nanjing University, "Nanoarchitectured Electrochemical Biosensors for Sensitive and Selective Detection of Cells and Cell-associated Biomarkers"
        217 Noyes
      6. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    6. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pmMitchell Parks
        "Performing Agesilaus: Xenophon's Virtuous Teamwork"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 2:00 pmMitchell Parks
        Mitchell Parks Talk "Performing Agesilaus: Xenophon's Virtuous Teamwork"
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge
      5. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry SeminarProfessor Mark Johnson
        Professor Mark Johnson- Yale University "From astrochemistry to structural metabolomics:The genesis and promise of vibrationally resolved cryogenic mass spectrometry"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, February 14, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  4. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 15, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLillie Gordon, Ph.D., Lecturer 2012-2015, School of Music University of Illinois
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: The Potential of In-Betweenness: Egyptian Violinists and the Colonial Encounter
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmDepartmental deadline for spring conference travel support (graduate students)
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   5:00pmProf. Emily Balskus
        Prof. Emily Balskus, Harvard University, "Gut Reactions: Exploring the Chemistry of the Human Microbiota"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      5. 4:00 pm   MatsE Department ColloquiaProf. Chris Shuh, MIT, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
    3. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 11:00 amVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Whose Pivot Now? Implications of Growing EU-China Ties

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

      3. 12:00 pmValleri Robinson
        From Ekaterinburg With Love: Humiliation and Degradation On the Kolyada Stage
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:45 pmAaron Geller Northwestern
        Astronomy Colloquium - Aaron Geller Northwestern
        Astronomy 134
      6. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Suzanne Bart, Purdue University, Purdue University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      7. 4:30 pmInvestiture of Scott Althaus as the Merriam Professor in Political Science
        Spurlock Museum
      8. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  International Studies Association 56th Annual Convention
        New Orleans, LA
      3. 12:00 pmFaculty Meeting
        Seminar Room - 3057
      4. 2:00 pmProf. Elif Ertikin, UIUC, "TBA"
        B102 CLSL
      5. 3:00 pmGraduate Studies Meeting
        300C Greg Hall
      6. 4:00 pmMarc Hertzman
        “ A Different Diaspora?: Religion, Science, Capitalism and Equality in the Antônio Joaquim de Souza Carmeiro's Opus (Brazil, 1900s-1920s).”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 4:30 pmLecture: Mabel Wilson (Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University) “Other Monumentalities - Race, Style and National Architecture”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum (600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana)
    5. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  International Studies Association 56th Annual Convention
        New Orleans, LA
      3. 10:00 amProf. George Schatz, Northwestern University, "Silver and Gold Nanoparticles: New Directions for Theory"
        1000 MNTL
      4. 11:00 amRama Ratnam, Ph.D., Coordinated Science Lab
        MIP Seminar: Dr. Rama Ratnam, UIUC, "TBA"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      5. 12:00 pmNicanor Dominguez, History, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Spatial Knowledge as Tool of Governance: The Cartographic Project of Bishop Martinez de Compañon in 18th Century Peru"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      6. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMs. Evijola Llabani
        Ms. Evijola Llabani, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes lab
      7. 4:00 pmMicrobiology Seminar: Dr. Tijana Ivanovic, Harvard University: "Viral membrane fusion: leading the way with influenza, virion by virion"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      8. 5:00 pmProf. George Schatz, Northwestern University, "Using Self-Assembly to Make Functional Materials"
        5602 Beckman
      9. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      10. 7:00 pmCLACS/Lemann Spring Cinema Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    6. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  International Studies Association 56th Annual Convention
        New Orleans, LA
      3. 9:00 am   12:00 pmIPRH Reading Group
        415 Gregory Hall
      4. 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 2:00 pmZsuZsa Gille
        Department Speaker: Materiality and Sociology
        3111 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright Street, Urbana
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, February 21, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  International Studies Association 56th Annual Convention
        New Orleans, LA
      3. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  5. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 22, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmFred Christensen, East Central Illinois Archaeological Society
        "The Latest from Stonehenge: New Findings, New Facilities."
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYadollah Dadgar, Visiting Professor, Department of Economics
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Some developmental gaps in Mideast countries
      3. 12:00 pmJosef Woldense (Indiana University)
        Comparative Politics Workshop
        404 David Kinley Hall
      4. 4:00 pm   MatsE Department ColloquiaChris Benmore, Argonne National Laboratory, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
      5. 4:00 pmProfessor Ryan Shenvi
        Prof. Ryan Shenvi, The Scripps Research Institute, "Chemical Synthesis of Secondary Metabolites"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
    3. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:45 pmAbby Vieregg U Chicago
        Astronomy Colloquium - Abby Vieregg U Chicago
        Astronomy 134
      3. 4:00 pmLecture: Dan Cohen (Executive Director of the Digital Public Library of America) "What Can You Do with the Digital Public Library of America?"
        126 GSLIS (501 E Daniel St, Champaign)
      4. 4:00 pm   Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry 515Mr. Kenan Tokmic, UIUC, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      5. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmGustavo Rossi, University of São Paulo & Princeton University
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Race as a Category of Experience in the Intellectual Trajectory of Edison Carneiro"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      6. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmCHI Reading Seminar
        313 Gregory Hall
    5. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Kenton Hetrick
        Mr. Kenton Hetrick, UIUC, "Title TBA"
        163 Noyes Lab
      3. 4:00 pmTBA
        Microbiology Seminar: TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      4. 4:00 pmChampak Chatterjee
        Prof. Champak Chatterjee, University of Washington, "Chemical approaches to study ubiquitin-like proteins in bacteria and humans"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      5. 4:00 pmEric Calderwood (UIUC)
        “The Daughter of Granada and Fez: Al-Andalus in the Colonial Imaginary and in Mediterranean Perspective.”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:00 pmHeather Grossman (School of Architecture, UIUC)
        "Mixing in the Mediterranean Middle Ages: Canon and Case Studies in the Arts of Medieval Interaction"
        10
      7. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    6. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Daniel G. Nocera
        CBI/Biochemistry Seminar: Prof. Daniel G. Nocera (Harvard University) "TBD"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      3. 12:00 pm

        John Feffer, Director of Foreign Policy, Institute for Policy Studies


        Jean Monnet Eastern Europe Lecture: Backlash in East-Central Europe: What Happened to the Promise of 1989?

        Lucy Ellis Lounge (Room 1080), Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana, IL (map)

      4. 12:00 pmProf. Daniel G. Nocera
        Prof. Daniel G. Nocera, Harvard University, "The Artificial Leaf"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab
      5. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 2:00 pm   Advisor: Professor M. Christina WhiteMs. Shauna Paradine
        Ms. Shauna Paradine, Final Defense, UIUC, "C(sp3)-H Amination Reactions under First Row Transition Metal Catalysis"
        433 RAL
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, February 28, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

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