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  1. Week of September 27, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 27, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    2. Wednesday, September 28, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    3. Thursday, September 29, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale
    4. Friday, September 30, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
  2. Week of October 1, 2016

    1. Saturday, October 1, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
  3. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 2, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    2. Monday, October 3, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 6:00 pmMelanazana - an Italian Conversation Group
        See description details.
    3. Tuesday, October 4, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    4. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    5. Thursday, October 6, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale
    6. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    7. Saturday, October 8, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
  4. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 9, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    2. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 6:00 pmMelanazana - an Italian Conversation Group
        See description details.
    3. Tuesday, October 11, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    4. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    5. Thursday, October 13, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale
    6. Friday, October 14, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    7. Saturday, October 15, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
  5. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 16, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    2. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 6:00 pmMelanazana - an Italian Conversation Group
        See description details.
    3. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    4. Wednesday, October 19, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    5. Thursday, October 20, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale
    6. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    7. Saturday, October 22, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
  6. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 23, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    2. Monday, October 24, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 6:00 pmMelanazana - an Italian Conversation Group
        See description details.
    3. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    4. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    5. Thursday, October 27, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Expresso Royale
    6. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    7. Saturday, October 29, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
  7. Week of October 30, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 30, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
    2. Monday, October 31, 2016

      1.  Medieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Exhibition
        Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
      2. 6:00 pmMelanazana - an Italian Conversation Group
        See description details.

  1. Week of September 27, 2016

    1. Tuesday, September 27, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmJapanese Conversation Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmErín Moure, Candian Poet and Translator holds workshop on translating poetry
        1024 Lincoln Hall
      3. 4:00 pmKaffeestunde (Germanic Coffee Hour)
        Café Paradiso, on the corner of Lincoln & Nevada
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmSpanish & Portuguese Colloquium - Translation Workshop With Canadian Poet and Translator Erín Moure
        Lincoln Hall, Room 2014
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCarrie Demmans Epp
        Talk by Carrie Demmans Epp: Using Mobile and Scalable Technologies to Support Language Learning and Communication
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSwahili Table
        Less Commonly Taught Languages Resource Room (Room 31), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      7. 5:15 pm - 6:45 pmMarcus Keller, Associate Professor and Department Head, French and Italian
        Marcus Keller, French & Italian: "Derrida and Deconstruction"
        Lincoln Hall, Room 1002
      8. 7:00 pmErín Moure
        Erín Moure, Canadian poet and translator: Readings from Kapusta!
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
    2. Wednesday, September 28, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmTurkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmArabic Movie Night
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo – Portuguese Conversation
        La Casa Cultural Latina - Room # 116, 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
      5. 7:00 pmRussian Movie Night
        Room G-46 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
      6. 7:00 pmRussian Movie Night - “The Cranes Are Flying” (in Russian)
        Room G-46 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
    3. Thursday, September 29, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLanguage Pedagogy Reading Group - "Language Program Evaluation"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
    4. Friday, September 30, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  2. Week of October 1, 2016

    1. Saturday, October 1, 2016

      1. 8:30 am - 5:15 pmMedieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Symposium
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St.,Urbana
  3. Week of October 2, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 2, 2016

      1. 1:30 pm - 3:30 pmMedieval Irish Masterpieces in Modern Reproduction Film Screening "1916: A Terrible Beauty"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Monday, October 3, 2016

      1. 12:30 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJosé Ignacio Hualde, Professor of Linguistics and Spanish
        Linguistics Seminar Series - José Ignacio Hualde, Professor of Linguistics and Spanish
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
    3. Tuesday, October 4, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmKaffeestunde (Germanic Coffee Hour)
        Café Paradiso, on the corner of Lincoln & Nevada
      2. 5:00 pmRejecting Globalization: The Rise Of Populism and Xenophobia in 2016
        100 Greg Hall
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSwahili Table
        Less Commonly Taught Languages Resource Room (Room 31), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, October 5, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Conversation Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pmJoan Friedman, an expert on British printing
        “English Color Printing,” a talk by Joan Friedman, Treasurer of the Rare Book School, University of Virginia and member of the Council of the Bibliographic Society of America
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Main Library 346D
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 4:00 pmTurkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmForeign Language Teacher Education BAT & Graduate Licensure Information Meeting
        2090B Foreign Languages Building (2nd floor conference room)
      6. 5:00 pmYiddish and Hebrew Film Series - "Green Fields"
        Location 109 English Building
      7. 5:00 pmYiddish and Hebrew Film Series - "Green Fields"
        109 English Building
      8. 5:30 pmRussian Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    5. Thursday, October 6, 2016

      1.  : “Northeast by Southeast: A Night of Brazilian Regional Music,” with Don Pandeiro and Di Freitas
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmArabic Coffee Hour
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
    6. Friday, October 7, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  4. Week of October 9, 2016

    1. Monday, October 10, 2016

      1. 12:30 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmChilin Shih, Associate Professor of Linguistics and East Asian Languages and Cultures
        Linguistics Seminar Series - Chilin Shih, Associate Professor of Linguistics and East Asian Languages and Cultures
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        TBA
    2. Tuesday, October 11, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Conversation Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmKaffeestunde (Germanic Coffee Hour)
        Café Paradiso, on the corner of Lincoln & Nevada
      3. 4:00 pmFlorencia Henshaw (PhD Spanish Linguistics, Director of Advanced Spanish, UIUC
        Spanish & Portuguese Colloquium - . Florencia Henshaw (PhD Spanish Linguistics, Director of Advanced Spanish, UIUC). -- "Heritage language learners’ voices and views on course placement."
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSwahili Table
        Less Commonly Taught Languages Resource Room (Room 31), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 12, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmTurkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo – Portuguese Conversation Table
        La Casa Cultural Latina - Room # 116, 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
      4. 7:00 pmRussian Movie Night: “Autumn Marathon” (in Russian)
        Room G-46 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
    4. Friday, October 14, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  5. Week of October 16, 2016

    1. Monday, October 17, 2016

      1. 12:30 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJoseph Roy, Linguistics Data Analytics Manager, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series - Joseph Roy, Linguistics Data Analytics Manager, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        TBA
    2. Tuesday, October 18, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmArabic Tea Party
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmKaffeestunde (Germanic Coffee Hour)
        Café Paradiso, on the corner of Lincoln & Nevada
    3. Wednesday, October 19, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmMaxime Decout: Patrick Modiano. La mémoire et l'oubli
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Conversation Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmLanguage Pedagogy Reading Group - "The use of English as a lingua franca: Where does FL education fit?"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 4:00 pmTurkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo – Portuguese Conversation Table
        La Casa Cultural Latina - Room # 116, 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
      7. 5:00 pmYiddish and Hebrew Film Series - "The Cantor's Son"
        109 English Building
      8. 5:30 pmRussian Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      9. 6:00 pmTurkish Movie Night - “İki Dil Bir Bavul” (“On the Way to School”)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    4. Thursday, October 20, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmEmilio Sauri (Associate Professor of English, Director, Concentration in Transnational and Multiethnic Literatures, U Mass Boston)
        Spanish & Portuguese Colloquium - Emilio Sauri (Associate Professor of English, Director, Concentration in Transnational and Multiethnic Literatures, U Mass Boston) – "Literature and De-development, or the Americas at the End of Time."
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
    5. Friday, October 21, 2016

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  6. Week of October 23, 2016

    1. Sunday, October 23, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmJennifer E. Gates-Foster, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
        Classics/AIA Lecture Series - Jennifer E. Gates-Foster, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (AIA Kershaw Lecture): “Egypt's Desert Frontier: The Ptolemaic Fortress at Bir Samut”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Monday, October 24, 2016

      1. 12:30 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmHans Hock, Professor Emeritus of Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series - Hans Hock, Professor Emeritus of Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
    3. Tuesday, October 25, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmJapanese Conversation Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmKaffeestunde (Germanic Coffee Hour)
        Café Paradiso, on the corner of Lincoln & Nevada
      3. 5:00 pmSwahili Table
        Less Commonly Taught Languages Resource Room (Room 31), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, October 26, 2016

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmDr. Karen Lichtman
        Language Pedagogy Reading Group - "An Analysis of the Teaching Proficiency Through Reading and Storytelling (TPRS) Method" -- this day we will have Dr. Karen Lichtman as a guest speaker via Skype
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmTurkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmArabic Movie Night
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      5. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo – Portuguese Conversation Table
        La Casa Cultural Latina - Room # 116, 1203 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL 61801
      6. 7:00 pmRussian Movie Night - “Wings” (in Russian)
        Room G-46 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
    5. Friday, October 28, 2016

      1. 12:00 pmProfessor Zsuzsanna Fagyal, Department of French and Italian, University of Illinois
        EUC Lecture: "Language Attitudes, Regional Loyalty, and the Implications of Regional Language Maintenance for the EU's Strategic Goals on Multilingualism
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        Room 2050, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  7. Week of October 30, 2016

    1. Monday, October 31, 2016

      1. 12:30 pm - 1:30 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmGary Dell, Professor of Psychology, U of I
        Linguistics Seminar Series - Gary Dell, Professor of Psychology, U of I
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (1st floor), 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Lucy Ellis Lounge

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