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  1. Week of April 29, 2016

    1. Friday, April 29, 2016

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm"Business and Languages in Emerging Markets" symposium
        Room 405, Illini Union
      2. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmKeynote: David Victor, Esatern Michigan University
        Business and Languages in Emerging Markets Symposium
        Room 405, Illini Union
      3. 12:00 pmDr. Nathan Alder
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Nathan Alder (University of Connecticut), "Protein-Lipid Interactions in Mitochondrial Membrane Complexes"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      4. 1:30 pmYarrow Dunham
        Developmental Brown Bag--Yarrow Dunham--Yale University
        819 Psychology
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmLatin American History Tertulia
        318 Gregory Hall
      7. 4:00 pm - 4:50 pmPersian Conversation Table
        Room G-18 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
      8. 4:00 pmProfessor Jeanne Pemberton, University of Arizona, "Interface Chemistry at Metal/Organic Contacts Relevant in Photonic Devices: Buried but Not Forgotten"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmArabic Social Hour
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (1080) Foreign Languages Building
      10. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
      11. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmPersian Poetry Night
        Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
    2. Saturday, April 30, 2016

      1. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmCenter for Historical Interpretation Teachers' Workshop
        406 Illini Union
  2. Week of May 1, 2016

    1. Monday, May 2, 2016

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmEcon Stata Open Office Hours
        Econ Stata Open Office Hours
        21 DKH (Lower Level)
      2. 12:00 pm1st year presentations
        SPO Brown Bag--1st year presentations
        819 Psychology
      3. 1:30 pmGeerdes Lecture, Mr. Jeremy Smith, UIUC, "Revealing hidden dynamics via single nano particle spectroscopy"
        B102 CLSL
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmHolger Sieg (University of Pennsylvania)
        Waiting for Aordable Housing in New York City
        7 DKH
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLinguistics Seminar - Professor Darren Tanner, Linguistics, U. of I.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 4:00 pmProfessor Chuan He
        Professor Chuan He, University of Chicago, "Nucleic Acid Modifications and Copper Trafficking"
        *Location Changed to 116 RAL
      7. 7:00 pmCiné Club film showing: L'élégance du hérisson, directed by Mona Achache
        Armory, room 101
    2. Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmStudents HELPING Refugees and Unaccompanied Minors in Local Community
        Room 2015; School of Social Work
      2. 1:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Prashant Jain, AdvisorMr. Aaron Routzahn, UIUC, "Single Nanocrystal Microscopy and Spectroscopy Unveils Hidden Mechanistic Information in Cation Exchange"
        433 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)
      4. 2:00 pmPerspectives on the Impeachment In Brazil: A Roundtable Discussion
        101 International Studies Building
      5. 3:30 pmStatistics Faculty Meeting
      6. 4:00 pmIPRH Prizes for Research Ceremony and Reception
        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)
      7. 4:00 pm   Chem 535 Lit SeminarMr. Christopher Bemis
        Mr. Christopher Bemis, UIUC, "Organic Dyes as Photoredox Catalysts"
        161 Noyes Lab
      8. 6:30 pmFR 389 film showing: Polisse
        148 Armory
      9. 7:00 pmMelanzana
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
    3. Wednesday, May 4, 2016

      1.  Instruction Ends
      2. 10:00 am   Final Defense, Prof. Steve Granick, AdvisorMs. Melinda Sindoro, UIUC, "Colloidal Metal-Organic Frameworks"
        33 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 12:00 pmCell & Developmental Biology STUDENT-INVITED Seminar: Dr. David Fisher, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, "The melanoma revolution: new concepts in pathogenesis, diagnosis, and therapeutics"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      4. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 2:00 pmProf. Tanja Cuk, University of California - Berkeley, "Charge Dynamics & Catalytic Intermediates at Solid-Liquid Interfaces"
        B102 CLSL
      6. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmHistory Faculty Meeting
        321 Gregory Hall
      7. 6:00 pmPortuguese Conversation "Bate Papo" Spring 16
        La Casa Cultural Latina. 1203 W. Nevada St. Urbana, IL 61801
    4. Thursday, May 5, 2016

      1. All Day"'Feeling real': Affect, Literature, and Reimagined Realities"
        Illini Union
      2. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      3. 10:00 am - 3:15 pmEcon Study Room
        Econ Study Room
        7 DKH
      4. 10:00 amDanielle Mai
        Mai Dissertation Defense ~ "Single molecule studies of branched polymer dynamics"
        161 Noyes Laboratory
      5. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmLatina/Latino Studies Major Symposium and Graduating Student Reception
        Department of Latina/Latino Studies, 1207 West Oregon Street, Room 133, Urbana
      6. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Krishna Anapindi
        Mr. Krishna Anapindi, UIUC, "Quorum-Sensing Inhibitors and Their Potential as Resistance-Free Antibiotics"
        163 Noyes Lab
      7. 3:30 pmCMN Illinois Tradition Awards
        210 Illini Union
      8. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmAlvaro Parra (University of British Columbia, Sauder)
        Research Seminar
        7 DKH
      9. 4:00 pmProfessor Haitao Liu, Materials Chemistry Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, "Wetting at the nanoscale"
        217 Noyes
      10. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
    5. Friday, May 6, 2016

      1. All Day"'Feeling real': Affect, Literature, and Reimagined Realities"
        Illini Union
      2.  Final Exams Begin
      3. 12:00 pmDr. Jeff Wilusz
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Jeffrey Wilusz (Editor-in-Chief - WIREs-RNA; Colorado State University), “Viral RNA Stability: Conserved Mechanisms with Pathogenic Implications”
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
  3. Week of May 8, 2016

    1. Monday, May 9, 2016

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmEcon Stata Open Office Hours
        Econ Stata Open Office Hours
        21 DKH (Lower Level)
    2. Tuesday, May 10, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm   Advisor: Professor Paul HergenrotherMr. Michael Lambrecht
        Mr. Michael Lambrecht, Final Defense, UIUC, "The Chemical and Enzymatic Synthesis of Poly(ADP-Ribose) Oligomers"
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 7:00 pmMelanzana
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
    3. Wednesday, May 11, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Junrong Zheng, Rice University, "Molecular Vibrations: A Structural Tool"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmPeter G. Schultz
        Dr. Peter G. Schultz, The Scripps Research Institute, title "Synthesis at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology: From Stem Cells to the Genetic Code"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Lab 
    4. Thursday, May 12, 2016

      1. 2:30 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Ben McCall, AdvisorJames Hodges, UIUC, "The NICE-OHVMS Technique: Realizing the Full Potential of Precision Molecular Ion Spectroscopy"
        171 Roger Adams Lab
      2. 4:30 pm - 6:00 pmDr. Leisy J. Abrego, Associate Professor, UCLA, Chicana and Chicano Studies
        Latina/Latino Studies Lecture: “Sacrificing Families: U.S. Policies and the Displacement of Central Americans”
        Department of Latina/Latino Studies, 1207 West Oregon Street, room 133, Urbana
      3. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
    5. Friday, May 13, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmWe are pleased to invite you to the Sociology Graduation Party!
        3115 Lincoln Hall
      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMarcelo Moreira (Fundação Getúlio Vargas)
        Research Seminar
        7 DKH
    6. Saturday, May 14, 2016

      1.  Commencement
        Memorial Stadium
      2. 9:30 amUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Commencement 2016
        Memorial Stadium
      3. 1:30 pmPolitical Science and International Interdisciplinary Studies Convocation
        Foellinger Auditorium, 709 S. Mathews Avenue, Urbana
      4. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "A Movie in My Pillow/ Una película en mi almohada" by Jorge Argueta
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department.
      5. 7:30 pmAbbas Benmanmoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and Academic Policies; Professor of Linguistics, U. of I.
        2016 SLCL Convocation
        Foellinger Auditorium
      6. 8:30 pmGraduation Ceremony for Mathematics and Statistics
  4. Week of May 15, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 15, 2016

      1. 10:00 am   Doors open at 9:00 amConvocation-Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
        Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana
      2. 1:30 pm - 3:30 pmEcon Graduation Reception
        Econ Graduation Reception
        South Quad Lawn outside of DKH (Tent)
      3. 4:30 pmEcon Graduation Convocation Ceremony
        Econ Graduation Convocation Ceremony
        Foellinger Auditorium
      4. 7:30 pmCMN Convocation
        Krannert Center, Foellinger Great Hall
    2. Monday, May 16, 2016

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 1
      2. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmEcon Stata Open Office Hours
        Econ Stata Open Office Hours
        21 DKH (Lower Level)
    3. Tuesday, May 17, 2016

      1. 7:00 pmMelanzana
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
    4. Thursday, May 19, 2016

      1. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
  5. Week of May 22, 2016

    1. Monday, May 23, 2016

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmEcon Stata Open Office Hours
        Econ Stata Open Office Hours
        21 DKH (Lower Level)
    2. Tuesday, May 24, 2016

      1. 9:00 am   Advisor: Professor Paul HergenrotherMs. Rachel Botham
        Ms. Rachel Botham, Final Defense, UIUC, "Development of PAC-1 as a Privileged Agent for Combination Chemotherapy"
        612 Institute for Genomic Biology
      2. 7:00 pmMelanzana
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
    3. Thursday, May 26, 2016

      1. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale on the corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana.
  6. Week of May 29, 2016

    1. Monday, May 30, 2016

      1.  Deadline: IPRH Reading Group Submissions
      2. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmEcon Stata Open Office Hours
        Econ Stata Open Office Hours
        21 DKH (Lower Level)

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