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  1. Week of October 1, 2016

    1. Saturday, October 1, 2016

      1. All DayHuang Symposium
        Beckman Institute
      2. All DayThe Huang Symposium at Illinois
        Beckman Institute 1005
      3. 5:00 pm - 5:45 pmClare Curtis
        Reflection Projections Conference
        1404 Siebel
  2. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Monday, October 3, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 3:00 pmLisa Hackett
        Preliminary Examination: Lisa Hackett
        2003 MNTL
      3. 4:00 pmProfesor David Garlan, Carnegie Mellon University
        CS Distinguished Lecture - Dr. David Garlan
        2405 Siebel Center
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Algirdas Avizienis, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, UCLA, and Rector Emeritus, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania
        Guest lecture: The concept of a software-free resilience infrastructure for cyber-physical systems
        B02 CSL (Auditorium)
      5. 6:00 pmTech Talk: Optiver
        2405 Siebel Center
    2. Tuesday, October 4, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmBetul Kacar, PhD, Harvard University, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
        IGB Seminar: Reconstructive Biochemistry as a Window into Historic Optima
        Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, 612 IGB Conference Center, 1206 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL
      3. 12:00 pmBrian Faulkner
        Preliminary Examination: Brian Faulkner
        1131 Siebel Center
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Fred Rothganger, Neural Computing
        Tech Talk: Sandia National Labs
        2405 Siebel Center
      5. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmInternational and Domestic Student “Meet and Greet”
        212 Engineering Hall
      6. 4:00 pmSree Biswas and Tony Podkowa
        Bioacoustics Research Laboratory Mini-Seminar Series
        4269 Beckman Institute
      7. 4:00 pmTony Sager
        TSS Seminar: Making Best Practice Common Practice
        Coordinated Science Lab Auditorium (B02)
    3. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 10:00 am - 2:00 pmFaculty Technology Summit
        Illini Union, Illini Rooms A, B, and C
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmKendall Furbee (Makergirl)
        Teaching with Technology Seminar Series: MakerGirl
        428 Armory Building (southwest corner of the building)
      4. 4:00 pmCarlo Di-Giulio, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        ACC Seminar: Cloud Security Certifications: Are They Adequate to Provide Baseline Protection?
        2405 Siebel Center
      5. 5:00 pmMicrosoft | Steve Sullivan, Partner lead of Holographic Video (MS ’91, PHD ’97)
        ECE Explorations (200): "Human Holograms for Virtual and Mixed Reality"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
      6. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmJeff Arrigo
        EPI Workshop Series for International Graduate Students, Fall 2016: #1. Overview. Defining terms. Practice strategies.
        Room 428 Armory Building (Southwest corner of the building)
    4. Thursday, October 6, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmLucas Anderson
        Developing Your Teaching Philosophy Statement for a Faculty Job Search
        Armory Building, room 428
      3. 4:00 pmECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "TBD"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Nadia Heninger, University of Pennsylvania
        Science of Security (SoS) Seminar Series: Legacy of Export-grade Cryptography in the 21st Century
        B02 CSL
      5. 4:00 pmNadia Heninger
        SoS Speaker Series: The Legacy of Export-grade Cryptography in the 21st Century
        Coordinated Science Lab Auditorium (B02)
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmApplying to U.S. Graduate Schools
        106B1 Engineering Hall
      7. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRichard Sinn, Software Development Manager
        Tech Talk: Adobe
        1013 ECE Building
    5. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmJordan Branham
        Illinois Compass 2g Grade Center Workshop
        Room 428, Armory Building: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL *Please remember to bring your laptop*
  3. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 12:30 pmHojeong Yu
        Preliminary Examination: Hojeong Yu
        3003 MNTL
      3. 2:00 pmSiying Liu
        Final Examination: Siying Liu
        114 CSL
      4. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmRick Hazlewood
        Illinois Compass 2g Grade Center Workshop
        Room 428, Armory Building: 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL *Please remember to bring your laptop*
      5. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmJeff Arrigo
        EPI Workshop Series for International Graduate Students, Fall 2016: #2. Using clarification and negotiation strategies for effective communication
        Room 428 Armory Building (Southwest corner of the building)
    2. Tuesday, October 11, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJenny Tung, PhD, Duke University, Department of Evolutionary Anthropology
        IGB Seminar: The Social Determinants of Fitness in Nonhuman Primates: A Gene Regulatory Perspective
        Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, 612 IGB Conference Center, 1206 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmProfessor Stroscio, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Continuum Models of Phonons in Nanostructures
        1000 MNTL
    3. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty Fall 2016 Seminar Series: #4: Effective Questioning Strategies to Improve Student Engagement and Thinking
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      3. 3:30 pmWooseok Choi
        Preliminary Examination: Wooseok Choi
        325 CSL
      4. 5:00 pmUptake | Greg Goff, Chief Production Officer (BSEE ’93)
        ECE Explorations (200): "TBA"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    4. Thursday, October 13, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 4:00 pmECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "TBD"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmDr. Natasha Mamaril, Coordinator of Engineering Undergraduate Research
        Undergraduate Research Opportunities
        106B1 Engineering Hall
    5. Friday, October 14, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    6. Saturday, October 15, 2016

      1. 5:00 pmIllinois Club Scholarship Program
  4. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 9:00 amYunjia Zeng
        Preliminary Examination: Yunjia Zeng
        5086 ECE Building
      3. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmLucas Anderson
        Make 'Em Laugh (and you should): Using Humor in the Classroom
        Armory Building, room 428
    2. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 4:00 pmFranziska Roesner
        TSS/SoS Seminar: Computer Security, Privacy, and User Expectations: Case Studies in Web Tracking and Application Permissions
        Coordinated Science Lab Auditorium (B02)
    3. Wednesday, October 19, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty Fall 2016 Seminar Series: #5: Creating a Promising Syllabus to Motivate Learning
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      3. 2:30 pmXianming Liu
        Final Examination: Xianming Liu
        4269 Beckman Institute
      4. 5:00 pmCapital One
        ECE Explorations (200): "TBD"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
      5. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmJeff Arrigo
        EPI Workshop Series for International Graduate Students, Fall 2016: #3. Answering open-ended questions
        Room 428 Armory Building (Southwest corner of the building)
    4. Thursday, October 20, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 8:30 amThinkChicago Ideas Week
        Chicago, Illinois
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Mor Harchol-Balter, Carnegie Mellon University
        ECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "Reducing Latency via Redundant Requests"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    5. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1. 8:30 amThinkChicago Ideas Week
        Chicago, Illinois
      2.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    6. Saturday, October 22, 2016

      1. 8:30 amThinkChicago Ideas Week
        Chicago, Illinois
  5. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Monday, October 24, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmJeff Arrigo
        EPI Workshop Series for International Graduate Students, Fall 2016: #4. EPI practice. Setting goals. Resources.
        Room 428 Armory Building (Southwest corner of the building)
    2. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAndrew L. Ferguson, PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
        IGB Seminar: Statistical Learning of Viral Fitness Landscapes for in silico Vaccine Design
        Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, 612 IGB Conference Center, 1206 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL
      3. 7:00 pmShanghai Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China
        Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Foellinger Great Hall
    3. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2.  Registration for Research Live!
        Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
      3.  Research Live! competition
      4. 11:30 am - 1:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn (CITL) and Sue Ingels (CITL)
        Jr. Faculty Fall 2016 Seminar Series: #6: Maximizing Learning Opportunities in a Multi-Cultural Classroom
        Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)
      5. 5:00 pmCivis Analytics | Gabriel Burt, VP of Engineering and CTO (BS CompE ’05)
        ECE Explorations (200): "How Engineers Can Impact Data Science"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    4. Thursday, October 27, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 2:00 pmRunyu Liu
        Final Examination: Runyu Liu
        3003 MNTL
      3. 4:00 pmProfessor Gianluca Piazza, Carnegie Mellon University
        ECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "Radio Frequency Microsystems"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    5. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1. 8:30 amTianjian Lu
        Final Examination: Tianjian Lu
        5086 ECE Building
      2.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      3. 11:00 amWilliam Streyer
        Final Examination: William Streyer
        2003 MNTL
  6. Week of October 30, 2016

    1. Monday, October 31, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
  7. Week of November 1, 2016

    1. Tuesday, November 1, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    2. Wednesday, November 2, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAva Wolf (Center for Innovation in Teaching & Learning)
        Teaching with Technology Seminar Series: Illinois Flexible Learning Experience
        428 Armory Building (southwest corner of the building)
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmKazem Alidoost
        Oh No! Dealing with Difficult Situations in the Classroom
        Armory Building, room 428
      4. 5:00 pmECE ILLINOIS | Bill Sanders, Department Head, and ECE faculty panel
        ECE Explorations (200): "ECE Town Hall"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    3. Thursday, November 3, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Narayan Mandayam, Rutgers University
        ECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "Dynamic Spectrum Access in 5G: What's New?"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    4. Friday, November 4, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 2:30 pmHuiguang Yang
        Final Examination: Huiguang Yang
        2169 Beckman Institute
  8. Week of November 6, 2016

    1. Monday, November 7, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 11:00 amXinhao Wang
        Final Examination: Xinhao Wang
        3003 MNTL
    2. Tuesday, November 8, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 2:00 pmYi Song
        Final Examination: Yi Song
        3003 MNTL
    3. Wednesday, November 9, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 5:00 pmNo Seminar
        ECE Explorations (200): "Research Symposium"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    4. Thursday, November 10, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Dimitri Peroulis, Purdue
        ECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "TBD"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    5. Friday, November 11, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
  9. Week of November 13, 2016

    1. Monday, November 14, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 1:00 pmWenting Chen
        Preliminary Examination: Wenting Chen
        2032 ECE Building
    2. Tuesday, November 15, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    3. Wednesday, November 16, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 5:00 pmNo Seminar
        ECE Explorations (200): "Research Symposium"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    4. Thursday, November 17, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 4:00 pmECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "TBD"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    5. Friday, November 18, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 8:30 amYingyan Lin
        Preliminary Examination: Yingyan Lin
        325 CSL
      3. 10:30 amShamina Hossain-McKenzie
        Preliminary Examination: Shamina Hossain-McKenzie
        5070 ECE Building
    6. Saturday, November 19, 2016

      1.  Thanksgiving Break Begins
  10. Week of November 20, 2016

    1. Monday, November 21, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    2. Tuesday, November 22, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    3. Wednesday, November 23, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
    4. Thursday, November 24, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. All DayThanksgiving Day
      3. 4:00 pmECE Colloquium (ECE 500): "No Seminar- Holiday"
        1002 ECE Building, Grainger Auditorium
    5. Friday, November 25, 2016

      1. All DayDay After Thanksgiving - Designated Holiday
      2.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
  11. Week of November 27, 2016

    1. Monday, November 28, 2016

      1.  Instruction resumes
      2.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      3. 10:00 amHao Wu
        Preliminary Examination: Hao Wu
        239 CSL
    2. Tuesday, November 29, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmSocialFuse Cozad Kickoff
        Business Instructional Facility Atrium; 515 East Gregory Avenue, Champaign
    3. Wednesday, November 30, 2016

      1.  MANDATORY UNDERGRADUATE MENTORING: FALL 2016
        2120 ECE Building
      2. 1:30 pmAhmed Mohamad Fawaz
        Preliminary Examination: Ahmed Mohamad Fawaz
        301 CSL

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