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  1. Week of February 23, 2017

    1. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 7:00 pm - 11:00 pmSecond Annual International Science Fiction Film Festival
        Lincoln Hall Theater, Lincoln Hall, Main Quad
      2. 12:00 pmSoraya Castro Marino, IFUSS, Cuba
        CLACS Lecture Series. A New Epoch in US-Cuban Relations: What Comes Next?
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pmDr. John Allegrante
        Fulbright Alumni Ambassador Presentation: Dr. John Allegrante
        School of Information Sciences, 501 E Daniel St, Champaign
      4. 4:00 pmAlexandra van Doren, Ph.D. student with Comparative Literature
        Dialogue: A Polish-Jewish Film Series - "The Hourglass Sanatorium" (1973)
        109 English Building
      5. 4:00 pmChristine Evans (Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
        New Directions Lecture - Christine Evans, “17 reasons to get along with the secret police: Tatyana Lioznova’s 'Seventeen Moments of Spring' from the Soviet 1970s to the Putin Era”
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)
    2. Friday, February 24, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmDr. Michiko Suzuki (University of California, Davis; Indiana University, Bloomington)
        "Reading Kimono in Text and on Screen: The Case of The Makioka Sisters"
        Foreign Languages Building, 1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge (707 S Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801)
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Sunday, February 26, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmAcoustic Mayhem
        Cultural Celebration Series: Acoustic Mayhem
        The Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Monday, February 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJocelyn Brown
        Trade Capacity Building in Agriculture and Opportunities for Engagement with the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)
        College of ACES LIbrary, Heritage Room
      2. 1:50 pm - 3:00 pmSavvy Researcher - International Fieldwork 101: IRB and Beyond
        Main Library 314
    3. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmSteven E. Zelski, Department of Plant Biology, UIUC
        Lemann Lecture Series. Sampling for Freshwater Ascomycetes in Understudied Ecosystems: Black Waters of Amazonia
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- Salvador de Bahia
        La Casa Cultural Latina
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmHoward Berenbaum, Psychology, CAS Associate 2015-16
        CAS Associates & Fellows Noonhour Presentations--Howard Berenbaum
        Levis Faculty Center--Suite 200, Music Room
      2. 12:00 pmAmy Firestone, CLACS Alumna, US Dept of Labor
        CLACS Lecture Series. How to Find a Rewarding Career in Latin American Studies in the Nation's Capital: A Discussion with an UIUC Alumna who Landed a Career in the Federal Government
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmProfessor Sakis Gekas, York University, Canada
        Modern Greek Studies Dr. Arthur G. Nikelly Annual Lecture - State and Economy in the 19th-Century Mediterranean: The Case of Greece
        Rom 1027, Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St. in Urbana
    2. Friday, March 3, 2017

      1. All Day20th Chicago European Union Film Festival - March 3-30, 2017
        The Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmLucy Suchman
        Design Dialogues Speaker Series
        NCSA Auditorium (1205 W Clark St, Urbana, IL)
      3. 12:00 pmJackson Potter, Chicago Teachers Union
        "The State of Labor in Illinois"
        Latzer Hall at the Y, 1001 S. Wright Street, C.
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmBelkis Rojas, Professor of Sociology, Universidad de Pinar del Río de La Habana
        CLACS Lecture Series. Empoderamiento de las mujeres cubanas. Logros e incertidumbres en el actual proceso de reorganización económica.
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 4:00 pmPaul F. Diehl is Associate Provost, Ashbel Smith Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Texas-Dallas. Previously, he was Henning Larsen Professor of Political Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He served as President of the International Studies Association for the 2015-16 term. His areas of expertise include the causes of war, UN peacekeeping, and international law
        The UN in its 8th Decade: Constructing a Balance Sheet
        Greg Hall Room 100, 810 South Wright Street, Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmPaul Diehl, Associate Provost, Ashbel Smith Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Texas-Dallas
        The United Nations in its 8th Decade: Constructing a Balance Sheet
        Gregory Hall, Room 100
      4. 7:30 pmBarry Lopez and Deke Weaver
        CultureTalk: Barry Lopez and Deke Weaver
        Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for Performing Arts; 500 South Goodwin Avenue; Urbana
    2. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- The South of Brasil
        La Casa Cultural Latina
    3. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmChai Wai Series - Global Health in Sierra Leone: A look at how “grand challenge work” can benefit from interdisciplinary academic cooperation
        International and Area Studies Library
      2. 4:00 pmLizy Mostowski, Graduate Student with Comparative and World Literatures
        Dialogue: A Polish-Jewish Film Series - "Little Rose" (2010)
        109 English Building
      3. 5:00 pmKayapo Filmmakers, Brazil
        CLACS Lecture Series. "Cultural Performance and Survival from the Amazon Rain Forest"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana
    4. Friday, March 10, 2017

      1. All DayJenny Reardon, director of The Science and Justice Research Center at the University of California – Santa Cruz, and Max Liboiron, founder of the Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research (CLEAR), a feminist marine biology and technology lab at Memorial University in Newfoundland.
        Interdisciplinary Encounters: Exploring Knowledge-Making Across Boundaries-UIUC Graduate Science and Technology Studies (STS) Workshop
        UIUC Campus
      2. 12:00 pmState Treasurer Mike Frerichs
        "The State of the Illinois Budget"
        Latzer Hall at the Y, 1001 S. Wright Street, C.
    5. Saturday, March 11, 2017

      1. All DayJenny Reardon, director of The Science and Justice Research Center at the University of California – Santa Cruz, and Max Liboiron, founder of the Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research (CLEAR), a feminist marine biology and technology lab at Memorial University in Newfoundland.
        Interdisciplinary Encounters: Exploring Knowledge-Making Across Boundaries-UIUC Graduate Science and Technology Studies (STS) Workshop
        UIUC Campus
      2. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "Maya's Blanket"
        Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St., Urbana
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmArabela Oliven, Department of Sociology of Education, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
        Lecture Series. Implementing Affirmative Action in Higher Education: African and Native Brazilians in an Elite University
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 6:30 pm - 7:00 pmLatin American Languages Storytime: Quechua- English-Spanish
        Nate & Lillie Story Room, Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St.
    2. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- Brazilian Fotebol (soccer)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, Urbana, IL
    3. Thursday, March 16, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAndy Suarez, Department of Animal Biology, UIUC
        CLACS Lecture Series. Mechanisms of ecological success and global patterns of invasion of New World tropical ants
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
    4. Friday, March 17, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmCarol Hays and Andrew Rehn, Prairie Rivers Network
        "The State of water in Illinois"
        Latzer Hall at the Y, 1001 S. Wright Street, C.
  6. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Sunday, March 26, 2017

      1. 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmSamba Soul
        Cultural Celebration Series: Samba Soul
        The Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Tuesday, March 28, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmJosé Caixeta, Department of Agricultural Economics of the “Luiz de Queiroz†Agriculture School at the University of São Paulo, Brazil
        Lemann Lecture Series. Brazilian Agro-Logistics: Challenges and Opportunities
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
    3. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo (Conversation table)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, Urbana, IL
    4. Friday, March 31, 2017

      1. 8:30 am2017 Joint Area Center Symposium: Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society
        March 31: Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum 600 S Gregory St, Urbana; April 1 The Illini Union, 1401 West Green Street in Urbana
      2. All Day2017 Joint Area Center Symposium: Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society
        March 31: Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum 600 S Gregory St, Urbana; April 1 The Illini Union, 1401 West Green Street in Urbana
      3. All DayIllinois Language & Linguistics Society 9th Annual Graduate student Conference: Language - Usage & Cognition
        TBD
  7. Week of April 1, 2017

    1. Saturday, April 1, 2017

      1. 8:30 am2017 Joint Area Center Symposium: Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society
        March 31: Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum 600 S Gregory St, Urbana; April 1 The Illini Union, 1401 West Green Street in Urbana
      2. All Day2017 Joint Area Center Symposium: Governing Globalization: Challenges for Democracy and Global Society
        March 31: Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum 600 S Gregory St, Urbana; April 1 The Illini Union, 1401 West Green Street in Urbana
      3. All DayIllinois Language & Linguistics Society 9th Annual Graduate student Conference: Language - Usage & Cognition
        TBD
      4. 12:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum WorldFest
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  8. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Monday, April 3, 2017

      1. All Day4th Annual International Food Security Symposium: "Commercial Agriculture in Tropical Environments"
    2. Tuesday, April 4, 2017

      1. All Day4th Annual International Food Security Symposium: "Commercial Agriculture in Tropical Environments"
      2. 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm11th Annual Turkish Studies Symposium: "Turkey in the aftermath of the failed coup attempt"
        Levis Faculty Center, 4th Floor
      3. 1:00 pm - 4:30 pmTurkish Studies Symposium "Turkey in the aftermath of the failed coup attempt"
        Room 422 Levis, IPRH Lecture Room, Levis Faculty Center
    3. Thursday, April 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmGlen Goodman, Spanish and Portuguese Department, UIUC
        CLACS Lecture Series. "Conquerors" of the West? Gaúcho identity on Brazil's agricultural frontier
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
    4. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1. All Day7th Annual Slavic Graduate Students Association Conference: A Century of Revolution - Culture, politics, and people
      2. 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmBate Papo- Brazilian Night Music
        Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
    5. Saturday, April 8, 2017

      1. All Day7th Annual Slavic Graduate Students Association Conference: A Century of Revolution - Culture, politics, and people
      2. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time. "The Princess and the Warrior"
        Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St., Urbana
  9. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Sunday, April 9, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
    2. Monday, April 10, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
    3. Tuesday, April 11, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
      3. 11:00 amDialogue on Europe Videoconference Series (with University of Pittsburgh): "Portuguese Identity: Iberia, Europe, and the World"
        507 E Green St. Room 411
      4. 6:30 pm - 7:00 pmLatin American Languages Storytime: Portuguese- English-Spanish
        Nate & Lillie Story Room, Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St.
    4. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
      3. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmGlobal Career Opportunity (CGO) Series: Job Search in Latin America
        The Career Center Interview Suite (616 E. Green St, Champaign)
    5. Thursday, April 13, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
    6. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
      3. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCelebration of Poetry and Translation
        International and Area Studies Library
    7. Saturday, April 15, 2017

      1. All DayInternational Week 2017
      2. All DayInternational Week 2017 "150 Global Years"
        varies by event
  10. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- Easter Celebration
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, Urbana, IL
    2. Thursday, April 20, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmDiana Sacilowski, Ph.D. with the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
        Dialogue: A Polish-Jewish Film Series - "Austeria" (1982)
        109 English Building
      2. 4:00 pmKim Cobb; Professor of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology
        MillerComm17-Cobb
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 South Gregory; Urbana IL
    3. Friday, April 21, 2017

      1. All DayIllinois Student Association of Music Scholars Symposium: Music and Class
        Music Building/Smith Hall
    4. Saturday, April 22, 2017

      1. All DayIllinois Student Association of Music Scholars Symposium: Music and Class
        Music Building/Smith Hall
  11. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Tuesday, April 25, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmLesley Gill, Anthropology, Vanderbil University
        CLACS Lecture Series. Towards a New Colombia?
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 2:00 pmMarcia Lima, Department of Sociology, University of São Paulo
        Lemann Lecture Series. Racial inequalities in Brazil and Affirmative Action: what has changed?
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- The Music from Cabo Verde
        La Casa Cultural Latina
    2. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMathew Hill, Senior Research Fellow, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
        CLACS Lecture Series. Cultural Heritage, Economic Development, and Urban Revitalization in Havana, Cuba
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmSearching for Putin: An Exploration of Sources and Perspectives
        International and Area Studies Library, 321 Main Library
    3. Friday, April 28, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 4:00 pmConference: Spaces of Remembering the Armenian Genocide
      2. 3:00 pmNicole Constable (Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh)
        CEAPS Speaker and CAS/MillerComm Lecture Series - Nicole Constable "Migratory Surveillance and Strategic Resistance in Hong Kong"
        Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 South Gregory, Urbana)
      3. 3:00 pmNicole Constable; Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh
        MillerComm17-Constable
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 South Gregory; Urbana IL
  12. Week of May 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, May 3, 2017

      1. 11:00 amDialogue on Europe Videoconference Series (with University of Pittsburgh): "Transatlantic Relations after the first 100 days"
      2. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo- End of the semester party
        La Casa Cultural Latina
  13. Week of May 7, 2017

    1. Saturday, May 13, 2017

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "Drum Dream Girl"
        Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St., Urbana
  14. Week of June 4, 2017

    1. Monday, June 5, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    2. Tuesday, June 6, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    3. Wednesday, June 7, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    4. Thursday, June 8, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    5. Friday, June 9, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    6. Saturday, June 10, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
  15. Week of June 11, 2017

    1. Sunday, June 11, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    2. Monday, June 12, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    3. Tuesday, June 13, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    4. Wednesday, June 14, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    5. Thursday, June 15, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    6. Friday, June 16, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus

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