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  1. Week of January 30, 2015

    1. 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. 2:00 pmClara Bosak-Schroeder, University of Michigan
        Clara Bosak-Schroeder, University of Michigan: "Fierce Elephants and Sacred Farmers: Environmental Ideals in the Hellenistic Age"
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      10. 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmATLAS Web Office Hours
      11. 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
      12. 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
      13. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMingli Chen, Boston University
        Estimation of Nonlinear Panel Models with Multiple Unobserved Effects
        7 DKH
      14. 4:00 pmEnvironmental History Reading Group
        300 C Gregory Hall
      15. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
    2. 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. 12:00 pmEvan Weingarten & Brook Chen
        SPO Brown Bag -- Evan Weingarten & Brook Chen -- Univ. of Pennsylvania
        819 Psychology
      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmHuiyu Li (Stanford)
        Leverage and Productivity
        7 DKH
      6. 3:30 pmSearch Candidate Talk
        223 Gregory Hall
      7. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmChen Li, PhD Candidate, Linguistics
        "Causality in Embedded Structures Using Evolutionary Algorithm"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmDesmond Toohey (University of Michigan)
        Job Rationing in Recessions: Evidence from Work-Search Requirements
        7 DKH
      5. 3:45 pmKathryn Kreckel MPIA
        Astronomy Colloquium - "Insights on Galaxy Evolution using ISM studies of Nearby Galaxies"
        Astronomy 134
      6. 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
      7. 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
      8. 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
      9. 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
      10. 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. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      7. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMateo Li Bergolis (Northwestern University)
        Unemployment Risk and Reallocation Over the Business Cycle
        7 DKH
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      9. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "The Square" (documentary)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages 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 pm - 5:00 pmAndrew Barr (University of Virginia)
        Fighting for Education: Veterans and Financial Aid
        7 DKH
      4. 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
      5. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      6. 4:00 pmPeter Holquist
        Crimes against Humanity: Genealogy of a Concept, 1815-1945
      7. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Cognitive Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      8. 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
      9. 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)

      10. 5:00 pmAnn Hubert (English, UIUC)
        "Preaching Exempla: Contemplacio, Mary, and Gender Politics in the N-Town Plays"
        1060 Lincoln Hall
      11. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      12. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      13. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and Oregon
    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 pmJoanna Perez
        Department Speaker: UndocuActivism: Undocumented Immigrant Young Adult Activists in the U.S.
        3111 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright Street, Urbana
      7. 2:00 pmMichael Leese
        Michael Leese "Demosthenes’ Estate: Economic History and Problems of Interpretation"
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge
      8. 2:00 pmMichael Leese
        Michael Leese: "Demosthenes’ Estate: Economic History and Problems of Interpretation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 3:00 pmFaculty Meeting
        4053 Lincoln Hall
      10. 4:00 pmJob Talk - Social Psychology
        31 Psychology Building
      11. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
      12. 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 pmEric Magar (ITAM/Washington University in St. Louis)
        Comparative Politics Workshop
        404 David Kinley Hall
      3. 12:00 pm   Materials ChemistryDr. Katherine Mirica, MIT, "Responsive Nanomaterials for Electronic Chemical Sensors"
        165 NL
      4. 12:00 pmBertha Rangel
        SPO Brown Bag -- Bertha Rangel -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFrederick J. Newmeyer, University of Washington, University of British Colombia, and Simon Fraser University
        "Where, if anywhere, are parameters?"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical Psychology
        142 Psychology Building
      7. 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
      8. 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. 3:00 pm   Final Defense, Prof. Dana Dlott, AdvisorMs. Yuanxi Fu, UIUC, "High Pressure Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Spectroscopy"
        B124 Chemistry and Life Sciences Lab
      3. 3:45 pmKeren Sharon, University of Michigan
        Astronomy Colloquium - Keren Sharon, University of Michigan
        Astronomy 134
      4. 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
      5. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      6. 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. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      8. 3:30 pmDr. Long Bui, Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Sluts, Commies, and F.O.B.'s: The Politics of Shaming in the Vietnamese American Community

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W Nevada

        Urbana

      9. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Under the Skin of City"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 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. 12:00 pmPaul Johnson, President of Chicago Food International
        CLACS Lecture Series: "The Role of the Illinois Cuba Working Group as an Agriculture Coalition in Improving Trade Relations with Cuba"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      4. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Resource Room)
      5. 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
      6. 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
      7. 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
      8. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      9. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      10. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and Oregon
    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
        Mitchell Parks Talk "Performing Agesilaus: Xenophon's Virtuous Teamwork"
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge
      4. 2:00 pmMitchell Parks
        Mitchell Parks: "Performing Agesilaus: Xenophon's Virtuous Teamwork"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      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 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
    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. 12:00 pmNichelle Carpenter
        SPO Brown Bag -- Nichelle Carpenter -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      4. 4:00 pmPeter Kairouz; Grad Research Assistant; UIUC - ECE/CSL
        CSL Comm Seminar - “Extremal Mechanisms for Local Differential Privacy”
        141 CSL
      5. 4:00 pmDepartmental deadline for spring conference travel support (graduate students)
      6. 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
      7. 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 University
        Astronomy Colloquium - Aaron Geller Northwestern University
        Astronomy 134
      6. 4:00 pm   Inorganic ChemistryProf. Suzanne Bart, Purdue University, Purdue University, "TBA"
        217 Noyes Lab
      7. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      8. 4:30 pmInvestiture of Scott Althaus as the Merriam Professor in Political Science
        Spurlock Museum
      9. 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. 3:00 pmGraduate Studies Meeting
        300C Greg Hall
      5. 3:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      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)
      8. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Glamour 1 & 2"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    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 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      8. 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
      9. 5:00 pmProf. George Schatz, Northwestern University, "Using Self-Assembly to Make Functional Materials"
        5602 Beckman
      10. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      11. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      12. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and Oregon
      13. 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 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
    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. 12:00 pmLauren Nickel
        SPO Brown Bag -- Lauren Nickel -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      5. 4:00 pm   MatsE Department ColloquiaChris Benmore, Argonne National Laboratory, "TBA"
        100 Materials and Science and Engineering Building
      6. 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 University of Chicago
        Astronomy Colloquium - Abby Vieregg, University of 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. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      6. 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
      7. 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
      4. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      5. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Eyvah Eyvah (Oh My God)"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    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 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      4. 4:00 pmTBA
        Microbiology Seminar: TBA
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      5. 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
      6. 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
      7. 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
      8. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      9. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      10. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and Oregon
    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 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
    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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