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  1. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmJob Search Training Series #4: Networking Yourself Into a Job

        UIS Career Development Center

        Student Affairs Building Room 50

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1.  Last Day to Withdraw First-Half Course
  2. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Monday, October 5, 2015

      1.  Last Day to File Fall Graduation Application
    2. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 10:30 amGraduate Council Meeting
      2. 12:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Book Club (3rd Date Option)

        Brookens Library Lower Level

      3. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Soup and Conversation

        Diversity Center

      4. 7:00 pmCapitalism vs. Reality with Michael Parenti

        Brookens Auditorium

    3. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 7:00 pm

        U.S. Attorney Jim Lewis


        Mississippi 1964: Speaker, U.S. Attorney Jim Lewis

        Lincoln Library – The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

    4. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

        Janet Sylvia, Web Accessibility Group Leader (founded at the University of Georgia) and Web Accessibility Trainer


        10 Tips for Creating Accessible Online Course Content

        BRK 437 (on ground only)

      2. 4:00 pmJob Search Training Series #5: LinkedIn

        UIS Career Development Center

        Student Affairs Building, Room 50

    5. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmCampus Senate Meeting

        PAC G

  3. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Monday, October 12, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amGeneral Education Council Meeting

        TBA

    2. Tuesday, October 13, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmHermione Granger and Other Characters: Gender in the World of Hogwarts with Heather Dell

        Brookens Auditorium

    3. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 11:30 amFaculty Scholarship Recognition Luncheon

        Sangamon Auditorium Lobby

      2. 7:00 pmOne Book, One UIS Faculty Panel

        Brookens Auditorium

    4. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmJob Search Training Series #6: Communicate Like Professional

        UIS Career Development Center

        Student Affairs Building, Room 50

      2. 7:00 pmLincoln and Voting Rights with Michael Burlingame, Michael Vorenberg, and Ronald Keith Gaddie

        Brookens Auditorium 

      3. 7:00 pmThe History of the Negro Spiritual & Gospel Music - One Book, One UIS

        The Lincoln Library - The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

    5. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmAnnual Friends of Brookens Library Book Sale

        Brookens Library Lower Level

      2. 6:00 pmThe Importance of Non-Violent Protests to Oppose Racial Injustice in Ferguson with Pastor Cori Bush & Rev. Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou

        Brookens Auditorium 

    6. Saturday, October 17, 2015

      1.  First-Half Courses End/Midpoint of Semester
  4. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 18, 2015

      1.  Last Day to Drop Last-Half Course (Complete Withdrawal)
    2. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1.  Last-Half Courses Begin
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAssess and Tweak at the Midpoint - Tips for Teaching Online

        Faculty Resource Center (BRK 437)

      3. 7:00 pm

        Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell


        Congressman John Lewis Lecture: The Struggle for Racial Equality and Social Justice

        Sangamon Auditorium - University of Illinois Springfield

      4. 7:00 pmMARCH: The Struggle for Racial Equality and Social Justice 1965/2015 with John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell

        Sangamon Auditorium

    3. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Emily Boles

        Michele Gribbins

        Carrie Levin

        John Freml


        FDO Workshop: Using the Quality Matters Rubric to Improve Online and Blended Courses

        TBA

      2. 12:00 pmFall 2015 Mid-term Grades Due to the Office of Records and Registration Electronically by NOON
      3. 7:00 pmIslam, the Catholic Church, and the Future of the World with Gabriel Said Reynolds

        Brookens Auditorium

    4. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmJob Search Training Series #7: Successful Interviewing Strategies

        UIS Career Development Center

        Student Affairs Building, Room 50

    5. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmCampus Senate Meeting

        PAC G

  5. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Sunday, October 25, 2015

      1.  Last Day to Drop Last-Half Course (Partial Withdraw)
    2. Monday, October 26, 2015

      1.  Late Registration Begins for Second-Half Fall Courses
    3. Tuesday, October 27, 2015

      1. 10:00 am“Stay" in LA: Temporary Workers and Precarious Duration in Los Angeles with Anne Cong-Huyen

        Lincoln Residence Hall Great Room 

    4. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmJob Search Training Series #8: What to Do After Receiving a Job Offer

        UIS Career Development Center

        Student Affairs Building, Room 50

      2. 7:00 pmCultural Code Switching in America A Reading from Slow Lightning with Eduardo C. Corral

        Lincoln Residence Hall Great Room


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