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  1. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

        Professor Jean-Philippe Mathy, Director, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics


        Fall Faculty-Staff Reception, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Lucy Ellis Lounge and FLB Atrium.

      3. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmPSYC 290 Undergraduate Research Poster Fair

        Psychology Atrium (1st Floor)

    2. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmFaculty Meeting

        219 Gregory Hall

    3. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Lev Becker, Ph.D. http://newfaculty.uchicago.edu/page/lev-becker


        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Lev Becker, University of Chicago, "TBA"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL

      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Alan Miller (Haifa University)


        TBA

        126 Wohlers

      3. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Leigh Knodler, Washington State University


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Leigh Knodler, Washington State University -- "Salmonella enterica: a vacuolar and cystosolic pathogen?"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL

      4. 4:00 pm

        Zsuzsa Gille (Associate Professor of Sociology)


        New Directions Lecture - Title TBA

        General Lounge (Room 210), Illini Union

    4. Friday, September 4, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm  

        Advisor: Paul Hergenrother

        Ms. Elizabeth Parkinson


        Ms. Elizabeth Parkinson, Final Defense, UIUC, "Deoxynyboquinones as NQO1-targeted anticancer compounds and deoxynybomycins as potent and selective antibiotics"

        165 Noyes Lab

      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Sergio Firpo (São Paulo University)


        Applied and Econometrics Seminar

        215 DKH

      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Sergio Firpo (São Paulo University)


        Applied and Econometrics Seminar

        215 DKH

      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Thackeray, Argonne National Laboratories, Title"TBA"

        116 RAL

      5. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFall Blowout

        John Murphy/Cara Finnegan home

  2. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmInorganic Student Select Seminar, Professor Oleg Ozerov, Texas A & M University, "TBA"

        217 Noyes

    2. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Sophia Balakian, Deptartment of Anthropology, UIUC


        CAS Brown Bag: “Moving Refugees: Insecurity, Documents, and Mobility within and beyond Kenya’s Borders”

        Room 101 ISB (910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign)

      2. 12:00 pmCell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. David Pellman, Dana-Farber Cancer Center, Pediatric Oncology, "New perspectives on genome evolution"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL

      3. 3:00 pm

        Claire Lemercier


        CHI History Fall Lecture

        219 Gregory Hall

      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Francisco Ruge-Murcia (McGill University)


        TBA

        317 DKH

      5. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmIPRH Opening Reception

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor

    3. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 11:00 amMolecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: MIP Students "TBA"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL

      2. 3:30 pm

        Rober Lund


        Changepoints and Associated Climate Controversies
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Adam Kapor (Princeton University) 


        Educational Impact of Admission Mechanis

        126 Wohlers

      4. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Robert Edwards, San Diego State University


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Robert Edwards, San Diego State University -- "Introducing CrAssphage: Discovering a virus that is present in half the people in the world!"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL

      5. 4:00 pm  

        Materials Chemistry

        Professor Paula Hammond, MIT, "TBA"

        TBA

    4. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Pierre Joliot


        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Pierre Joliot (Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique), "Compartmentation of plastoquinone and plastocyanin in plant thylakoids"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Analytical Chemistry CHEM 525 Literature Seminar, Advisor- Ryan Bailey

        Mr. Steve Doonan, UIUC, Title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      3. 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmDepartment of Statistics Annual Picnic

        Crystal Lake Park Large Pavillion

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        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

      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Thomas Jeitschko (Michigan State University) 


        TBA

        166 Wohlers

      3. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    2. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Michael Greenstone (University of Chicago)


        TBA

        317 DKH

      2. 7:30 pmINTERSECTIONS–Creative Writers Showcase: Reading by Joy Harjo

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum

    3. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 11:00 am

        Khaleel Razak, Ph.D., http://www.psych.ucr.edu/faculty/razak/index.html


        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Khaleel Razak, University of California Riverside, "TBA"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL

      2. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

        Dr. Ping-Shou Zhong (Michigan State University)


        Statistics Seminar - Dr. Ping-Shou Zhong (Michigan State University)

        TBA

      3. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Katherine McMahon, University of Wisconsin


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Katherine McMahon, University of Wisconsin -- "TBA"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL

      4. 4:00 pm  

        G.F. Smith Lecture-Analytical Chemistry

        Reception starting at 3:15 outside of 116 RAL

        Professor Christian Amatore


        Professor Christian Amatore, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris "Palladium Catalyzed Cross-Coupling Reactions: A Few Mechanistic Truths beyond a Nobel Prize"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

      5. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm  

         

         

        History Careers Night

        1002 Lincoln Hall

      6. 5:30 pm

        Assistant Professor Morag Kersel


        Assistant Professor Morag Kersel (Depaul University)

        Spurlock Museum

    4. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. All DayNo Biochemistry Seminar Today in lieu of Chemistry G. F. Smith Memorial Lecture. Keynote address by Prof. Christian Amatore (Ecole Normale Superieure-Paris) "TBA"

        116 RAL

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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


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

        223 Gregory Hall

      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Atsushi Inoue (Vanderbilt University)


        Quasi-Bayesian Model Selection

        215 DKH

      4. 4:00 pm  

        G.F. Smith Lecture-Analytical Chemistry

        Prof. Christian Amatore


        Professor Christian Amatore- Ecole Normale Superieure- Paris- "Seeing, Measuring and Understanding Vesicular Exocytosis of Neurotransmitters"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    5. Saturday, September 19, 2015

      1. 5:00 pmTagore Festival 2015: Tagore's Gitanjali

        Channing Murray Foundation

        1209 W. Oregon St, Urbana

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Michael Bates (U.C. Riverside)


        TBA

        317 DKH

      2. 4:00 pmNEH 50–Questions in Common@Illinois: “What Is the Work of Scholarly Expertise in a Rapidly Changing World?”

        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor

      3. 5:30 pm

        Anne-Marie O'Connor


        Screening of the film Woman in Gold

        Krannert Art Museum, room 62 (500 E Peabody Drive)

    2. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

    3. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Bernadette Montanari, Visiting SDEP (Social Dimensions of Environmental Policy) Scholar September 2015-September 2017, UIUC


        CAS Brown Bag: “Integrating Traditional Knowledge for Sustainable Development in Morocco”

        101 ISB (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)

      2. 3:00 pmCHI Seminar

        313 Gregory Hall

      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jonas Arias (Federal Reserve Board)


        TBA

        317 DKH

    4. Thursday, September 24, 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.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

      3. 11:00 am

        Tae-Youl Choi, Ph.D., http://engineering.unt.edu/mechanicalandenergy/dr-tae-youl-choi


        Molecular & Integrative Physiology Seminar: Dr. Tae-Youl Choi, University of North Texas, "TBA"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102, CLSL

      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Tadashi Hashimoto (Yeshiva University) 


        TBA

        126 Wohlers

      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Lee Dicker (Rutgers University)
      6. 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

      7. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Beronda Montgomery, Michigan State University


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Beronda Montgomery, Michigan State University -- "TBA"

        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL

      8. 4:00 pm

        Michael D. Burkart


        Prof. Michael D. Burkart, University of California, San Diego, title "TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    5. 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.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

      3. 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

        Josh Goodman (Harvard) Kevin Stange (Michigan) Sarah Turner (Virginia)


        Resek & Mini Education Conference

        317 DKH

      4. 2:00 pm

        Professor David Christenson, University of Arizona.


        Prof. David Christenson, Univ. of Arizona: "The Insecurities of Empire: Identity Theft in Plautine Comedy"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      5. 2:00 pm

        Prof. David Christensen


        Professor David Christensen (The University of Arizona) "The Insecurities of Empire: Identity Theft in Plautine Comedy”

        1080 Foreign Languages Building

        Lucy Ellis Lounge

      6. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Ronald Gallant (Pennsylvania State)


        TBA

        215 DKH

    6. 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)

      2.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

  5. 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.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

    2. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        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

      2. 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. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Maria Fitzpatrick (Cornell University)


        TBA

        317 DKH

      4. 4:00 pm  

        Reception immediately following in the 'A' Atrium CLSL

        Professor Dennis Dougherty


        Kenneth L. Rinehart Lecture in Chemical Biology: Professor Dennis Dougherty, Caltech University, "Title TBA"

        116 Roger Adams Laboratory

    3. Tuesday, September 29, 2015

      1. 3:45 pmAstronomy Colloquium

        Astronomy 134

      2. 4:00 pm  

        Chem 535 Lit Seminar

        TBD


        Chem 535 Literature Seminar, UIUC, "Title TBA

        116 Roger Adams Lab

    4. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProf. Ryan Steele, University of Utah, "TBA"

        B102 CLSL


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