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  1. Week of February 20, 2017

    1. Monday, February 20, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmRandall Sadler, Associate Professor of Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Randall Sadler, Associate Professor of Linguistics: "Critical Perspectives on Teacher Education: A Pedagogical Proposal for the Digital Age"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, February 22, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo - Café Turco
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Arabic Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    3. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 9:00 amOnline Dissertation Workshop for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Students
      2. 3:30 pmOnline Dissertation Workshop for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Students
        (online)
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmPrasenjit Duara, Oscar Tang Chair of East Asian Studies, Duke University
        Professor Prasenjit Duara: "Sustainability and the Crisis of Transcendence: The Long View from Asia"
        Room 319 Gregory Hall
      4. 6:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
    4. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmHarriet Fertik, University of New Hampshire
        Classics Lecture Series: Harriet Fertik, University of New Hampshire- "The Ruling Body: Bathing, Dining, and Digesting at Trimalchio's Banquet"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmNirvana Tanoukhi, University of Wisconsin-Madison
        Nirvana Tanoukhi, University of Wisconsin-Madison: "So, What's Wrong with 'The Relatable' as a Category of Judgment?"
        Room 160, English Building, 608 S. Wright, Urbana
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo - Salvador de Bahia
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, March 1, 2017

      1. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Swahili Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    2. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmProfessor Sakis Gekas, Associate Professor and Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair of Modern Greek History, York University, Toronto, Canada
        Dr. Arthur G. Nikelly Annual Lecture by Professor Sakis Gekas, York University: “State and Economy in the 19th-Century Mediterranean: The Case of Greece”
        Room 1027, Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmProf. Sakis Gekas, Associate Professor and Hellenic Heritage Foundation Chair of Modern Greek History, York University, Toronto, Canada
        Dr. Arthur G. Nikelly Annual Lecture: “State and Economy in the 19th- Century Mediterranean: The Case of Greece”
        Room 1027, Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana, IL 61801
    3. Friday, March 3, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Sunday, March 5, 2017

      1. All DayThe Program in Jewish Culture and Society at the U of I presents a Symposium: "A Film of Her Own: Women in Israeli Cinema"
        I Hotel and Conference Center 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820
      2. 3:00 pmSusan Alt, Indiana University
        Archaeological Institute of America Lecture Series – Susan Alt, Indiana University: “The Religious Provocations of a Native American Civilization: Evidence from Emerald Shrine Center"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Monday, March 6, 2017

      1. All DayThe Program in Jewish Culture and Society at the U of I presents a Symposium: "A Film of Her Own: Women in Israeli Cinema"
        I Hotel and Conference Center 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820
      2. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmKailen Shantz, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Kailen Shantz, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    3. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. All DayThe Program in Jewish Culture and Society at the U of I presents a Symposium: "A Film of Her Own: Women in Israeli Cinema"
        I Hotel and Conference Center 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820
    4. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo - The South of Brazil
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana, 5:30-6:30 pm
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Wolof Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
      4. 7:00 pmGraduate Students of French Cinclub Present: "La Belle et la Bête" ("Beauty and the Beast", with English subtitles) (1946, 93 min.)
        Gregory Hall, Room 213
    5. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 1:00 pmAnita Balgopal, Director of the Office for the Protection of Research Subjects
        Graduate College Workshop Series/ Thesis Tools - "IRB & Your Thesis"
        Room 304/308 Coble Hall, 801 S. Wright St., Champaign
      2. 4:00 pmManuel Díaz Campos (Spanish and Portuguese, Indiana University)
        Spanish & Portuguese Colloquium - Manuel Díaz Campos (Spanish and Portuguese, Indiana University)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
    6. Friday, March 10, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmLanguage Pedagogy Reading Group: "Collaborative Textbook Selection: A Case Study Leading to Practical and Theoretical Considerations"
        4080B Foriegn Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pmMathias Hanses, Pennslyvania State University
        Classics Lecture Series: Mathias Hanses, Pennslyvania State University: "'He Licks the Dish but not the Ham': Roman Comedy and the Graffiti of Imperial Pompeii"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Monday, March 13, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmBen Weissman, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Ben Weissman, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo - Brazilian Futebol (soccer)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Hindi Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
  6. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Monday, March 27, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMarissa Goldrich, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Marissa Goldrich, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Turkish Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    3. Thursday, March 30, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAnna Papafragou, Professor of Psychology, University of Delaware
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Anna Papafragou, Professor of Psychology, University of Delaware
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
    4. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. All DayAnna Papafragou (University of Delaware), Lyn Wright (University of Memphis), Michele Koven (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
        Ninth Annual ILLS (Illinois Language and Linguistics Society) Conference
        ACES Library, 1101 S. Goodwin Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmLanguage Pedagogy Reading Group: "Computer-mediated feedback: Effectiveness and student perceptions of screen-casting software versus the comment function"
        4080B Foriegn Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  7. Week of April 1, 2017

    1. Saturday, April 1, 2017

      1. All DayAnna Papafragou (University of Delaware), Lyn Wright (University of Memphis), Michele Koven (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
        Ninth Annual ILLS (Illinois Language and Linguistics Society) Conference
        ACES Library, 1101 S. Goodwin Urbana, IL 61801
  8. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Monday, April 3, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmKarlos Arregi, Associate Professor of Linguistics, Univ. of Chicago
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Karlos Arregi, Associate Professor of Linguistics, Univ. of Chicago
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, April 5, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmEmily Wuchner, Thesis Coordinator & Helenmary Sheridan, Repository Coordinator
        Graduate College Workshop Series/ Thesis Tools - "Thesis Review & Deposit"
        Room 304/308 Coble Hall, 801 S. Wright St., Champaign
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Persian Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    3. Thursday, April 6, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmJaume Subirana i Ortín (Estudis d'Arts i Humanitats, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya)
        Spanish & Portuguese Colloquium - Jaume Subirana i Ortín (Estudis d'Arts i Humanitats, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    4. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
      3. 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmBate Papo - Brazilian Night Music Event at Krannert Art Center
        Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
  9. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Sunday, April 9, 2017

      1. 3:00 pmKim Shelton, University of California at Berkeley (AIA Joukowsky Lecturer
        Archaeological Institute of America Lecture Series – Kim Shelton, University of California at Berkeley (AIA Joukowsky Lecturer): “Nemea and the Pan-Hellenic Sanctuary of Zeus”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Monday, April 10, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmScott Walters, Lecturer in Linguistics/TESL/SLATE
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Scott Walters, Lecturer in Linguistics/TESL/SLATE
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo - Job Market in Latin America
        The Career Center Interview Suite (616 E Green St.)
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Arabic Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    4. Thursday, April 13, 2017

      1. 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      2. 7:30 pmEddie Glaude, William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies. Chair, Center for African American Studies, Princeton University
        Marjorie Hall Thulin Lecture in Religion - Eddie S. Glaude, Jr., Princeton University: "An Uncommon Faith: W.E.B Du Bois and African American Religion"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    5. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmAlain Gowing, University of Washington
        Classics Lecture Series: Alain Gowing, University of Washington: "A Shining City Upon the Hills: Rome in Aelius Aristides"
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  10. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Monday, April 17, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJonathan MacDonald, Assistant Professor of Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Jonathan MacDonald, Assistant Professor of Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 3:00 pmKim Shelton, University of California- Berkeley
        Classics/AIA Lecture Series - Kim Shelton, University of California- Berkeley (AIA Joukowsky Lecture): “Nemea and the Pan-Hellenic Sanctuary of Zeus”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo - Easter Celebration
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Hindi Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    3. Friday, April 21, 2017

      1. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmLanguage Pedagogy Reading Group: "Sociolinguistics for Heritage Language Educators: A model for critical translingual competence"
        4080B Foriegn Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pmStephen Hinds, University of Washington
        Classics Lecture Series: Stephen Hinds, University of Washington- "Poetry Across Languages: Greco-Roman Nights; Greco-Roman Garlands"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pmDissertation deposit deadline is April 21 for participation in May 2017 grauation ceremonies
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  11. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Monday, April 24, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmEun Hee Kim, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Eun Hee Kim, Graduate Student in Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Tuesday, April 25, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo - The Music from Cabo Verde
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
    3. Wednesday, April 26, 2017

      1. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLCTL Film Series: Turkish Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    4. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
    5. Friday, April 28, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmHilary Lehmann, Knox College
        Classics Lecture Series: Hilary Lehmann, Knox College - "Anatomy of an Inheritance"
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  12. Week of May 1, 2017

    1. Monday, May 1, 2017

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmRLST (Religious Studies) Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFatima Husain, Associate Professor of Speech & Hearing Sciences
        Linguistics Seminar Series: Fatima Husain, Associate Professor of Speech & Hearing Sciences
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, May 3, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo - End of the Semester Party
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
  13. Week of May 7, 2017

    1. Saturday, May 13, 2017

      1. 4:30 pmAntony Augoustakis, Head, Professor of Classics and Medieval Studies
        2017 SLCL Convocation
        Foellinger Auditorium (south end of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Quad)
  14. Week of May 14, 2017

    1. Sunday, May 14, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmTBA
        Campuswide Commencement 2017
        State Farm Center, 1800 S. First St., Champaign, IL

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