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  1. Week of April 23, 2014

    1. Wednesday, April 23, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmDr. Peter Schochet
        Dean's Distinguished Lecture: Does Job Corps Work? RCT Findings from the National Job Corps Study
        Room 22 Education
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmDerek Neal, University of Chicago
        "The Design of Accountability Systems in Education" by Derek Neal
        7 David McKinley Hall
    2. Thursday, April 24, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmInformal Q&A around IES Project Conversation
        192 Education
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmMore Technology Tools for Teaching Online
        Rm 323 Education
    3. Friday, April 25, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 4:45 pmLast day to complete a doctoral dissertation deposit for May 2014 graduation
      2. 12:00 pmCollege of Education Graduate Programs Fair
        Room 22 EDUCATION
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMats Selen
        Interactive Online Laboratories - MSTE Friday Lunch Series - Mats Selen
        Classroom 201, 505 E. Green St. Champaign IL 61820
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Jose Vazquez, College of Business
        Online Teaching Workshop: Learner Engagement and Time Management
        288A Education
      5. 3:00 pm - 6:00 pmEboni Zamani-Gallaher
        OCCRL’s 25th Anniversary Celebration: From the Margins to Mattering: Equity, Inclusion, and the Community College
        I Hotel and Conference Center, Champaign, IL
  2. Week of April 27, 2014

    1. Monday, April 28, 2014

      1. All DayAccess to Success Colloquium
        Illini Union – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
      2. 12:30 pm - 2:00 pmDiego Martin de la Fuente, Steve Wille, Karen Higgins, Jim Keating
        How the Office of Technology Management (OTM) Can Help the College of Education
        Room 242 Education
      3. 2:15 pm

        This seminar is intended to provide a space for conversation among University of Illinois graduate students and noted scholars in the field. It will focus primarily on research that centers on diversity issues in Higher Education. All students are welcome to attend.

         


        Access to Success Graduate Roundtable
        ILLINI UNION A & B
      4. 4:00 pmRuth Wilson Gilmore, Professor of Geography, Earth & Environmental Sciences and American Studies, Graduate Center, City University of New York
        Cultures of Law in a Global Context
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 S. Gregory Street; Urbana IL
    2. Tuesday, April 29, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. John Foster
        HEC Brown Bag - "Ethnic Heterogeneity, Group Antagonism, and State Financial Support for Higher Education"
        Education Building, Room 333
      2. 12:00 pm

        A growing literature suggests that increased ethnic diversity may lead to lower public expenditures. This inverse relationship may be attributable to the diversity in policy preferences which tends to coincide with ethnic diversity. When policy preferences vary widely among constituents, the subjective benefits of collective action--and therefore public spending--are reduced. Further, the subjective benefits of public spending may also be lower when the beneficiaries are viewed as ethnic outsiders. For these reasons, ethnic diversity may steer the political process toward a lower level of overall public spending. However, this negative effect may be offset by positive social contact between ethnic groups, which may serve to alleviate distrust, reduce prejudice, and foster empathy that spans ethnic boundaries.

        Accordingly, the authors investigate the effects of ethnic diversity on state higher education spending with a model that allows the effect of ethnic diversity to be mediated by the degree of positive social contact between groups, which we measure with the intermarriage rate. We find that increased ethnic diversity yields a statistically significant and negative impact on state appropriations to universities, but only in states with low intermarriage rates. The magnitude of the negative effect diminishes with the rate of intermarriage. We discuss these results within the context of continued state efforts to enhance access to higher education for traditionally disadvantaged minority groups.

        Research was conducted with co-author Jacob Fowles at the University of Kansas.


        HEC Brown Bag - "Ethnic Heterogeneity, Group Antagonism, and State Financial Support for Higher Education"
      3. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmJehanzeb Cheema
        Overview of IES/NSF Common Guidlines for Education Research & Devlopment and an Introduction to What Works Clearinghouse Proceudres & Standards
        242 Education
  3. Week of May 1, 2014

    1. Thursday, May 1, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 7:00 pmSamuel A. Kirk Symposium: Honoring 50 Years of Contributions to the Field of Special Education
    2. Friday, May 2, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 4:45 pmLast day to complete a master's thesis deposit for May 2014 graduation
      2. 9:00 am - 12:00 pmSamuel A. Kirk Symposium: Honoring 50 Years of Contributions to the Field of Special Education
      3. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmReimagining Education for Youth In and Beyond the Classroom: A Workshop for Critical Educators OPENING RECEPTION
        University YMCA
    3. Saturday, May 3, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 5:00 pmDr. Geneva Smitherman, Professor Emerita, Michigan St. University, Dr. Ana Celia Zentella, Professor Emerita, University of California San Diego, Dr. H. Samy Alim, Associate Professor, Stanford University, Dr. David E. Kirkland, Associate Professor, Michigan St. University
        Reimagining Education for Youth In and Beyond the Classroom: A Workshop for Critical Educators
        University YMCA
  4. Week of May 4, 2014

    1. Wednesday, May 7, 2014

      1.  Instruction Ends
    2. Thursday, May 8, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmInvestitures of Debra Bragg and Dorothy Espelage as Edward William Gutgsell & Jane Marr Gutsgell Endowed Professors
    3. Friday, May 9, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Final Exams Begin
    4. Saturday, May 10, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  5. Week of May 11, 2014

    1. Sunday, May 11, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, May 12, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, May 13, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    4. Wednesday, May 14, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    5. Thursday, May 15, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    6. Friday, May 16, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    7. Saturday, May 17, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmCommencement* (Saturday)
        Memorial Stadium
  6. Week of May 18, 2014

    1. Sunday, May 18, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, May 19, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, May 20, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  7. Week of June 8, 2014

    1. Monday, June 9, 2014

      1. All DayFree Summer Data Workshop: The Measures of Effective Teaching Longitudinal Database
        ICPSR, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    2. Tuesday, June 10, 2014

      1. All DayFree Summer Data Workshop: The Measures of Effective Teaching Longitudinal Database
        ICPSR, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    3. Wednesday, June 11, 2014

      1. All DayFree Summer Data Workshop: The Measures of Effective Teaching Longitudinal Database
        ICPSR, Ann Arbor, Michigan
      2. 5:00 pmOCCRL 25th Anniversary Reception
        Illini Center, Chicago
    4. Saturday, June 14, 2014

      1.  End of Summer Session 1
  8. Week of June 15, 2014

    1. Monday, June 16, 2014

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Summer Term 2
  9. Week of July 1, 2014

    1. Friday, July 4, 2014

      1. All DayLast day to take doctoral final exam for Aug 2014 graduation
  10. Week of July 13, 2014

    1. Friday, July 18, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 4:45 pmLast day to complete a doctoral dissertation deposit for Aug 2014 graduation
  11. Week of July 20, 2014

    1. Friday, July 25, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 4:45 pmLast day to complete a master's thesis deposit for Aug 2014 graduation
  12. Week of August 3, 2014

    1. Thursday, August 7, 2014

      1.  End of Summer Session 2
    2. Friday, August 8, 2014

      1.  Final Exams Begin
  13. Week of August 24, 2014

    1. Monday, August 25, 2014

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Fall Semester
  14. Week of November 16, 2014

    1. Saturday, November 22, 2014

      1.  Thanksgiving Break Begins
  15. Week of December 1, 2014

    1. Monday, December 1, 2014

      1.  Instruction resumes
  16. Week of December 7, 2014

    1. Wednesday, December 10, 2014

      1.  Last Day of Instruction, Fall Semester
    2. Thursday, December 11, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Friday, December 12, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
      2.  Final Exams Begin
    4. Saturday, December 13, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  17. Week of December 14, 2014

    1. Sunday, December 14, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, December 15, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, December 16, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    4. Wednesday, December 17, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    5. Thursday, December 18, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    6. Friday, December 19, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    7. Saturday, December 20, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  18. Week of December 21, 2014

    1. Sunday, December 21, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    2. Monday, December 22, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
    3. Tuesday, December 23, 2014

      1. All DayIT No Change Period in effect
  19. Week of January 18, 2015

    1. Tuesday, January 20, 2015

      1.  First Day of Instruction, Spring Semester
  20. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Saturday, March 21, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmSpring Vacation Begins
  21. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1.  Instruction resumes




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