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  1. Week of September 1, 2014

    1. Thursday, September 4, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  2. Week of September 7, 2014

    1. Thursday, September 11, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  3. Week of September 14, 2014

    1. Tuesday, September 16, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Wednesday, September 17, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Thursday, September 18, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    4. Friday, September 19, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
    5. Saturday, September 20, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
  4. Week of September 21, 2014

    1. Sunday, September 21, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
    2. Monday, September 22, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
    3. Tuesday, September 23, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
    4. Wednesday, September 24, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
    5. Thursday, September 25, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2.  2014 Latin American Film Festival
        Art Theater Co-Op. 126 West Church Street Champaign, IL 61820
      3. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, September 26, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, September 27, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  5. Week of September 28, 2014

    1. Sunday, September 28, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, September 29, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, September 30, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  1. Week of August 22, 2014

    1. Friday, August 22, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
    2. Saturday, August 23, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmWake Up Call 2015: The TakeOff
        Lincoln Hall Theatre
  2. Week of August 24, 2014

    1. Sunday, August 24, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmQuad Day 2014

        Main Quad, University of Illinois

      3. 3:30 pm - 6:00 pmTaste of Nevada
      4. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmTaste of Nevada 2014
        Nevada St
    2. Monday, August 25, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. All DayFall Semester Begins
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKappa Phi Lambda Rush Event
        Lounge & Kitchen
    3. Tuesday, August 26, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 12:00 pmRhodes, Marshall, Mitchell, and Gates Campus Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKappa Phi Lambda Rush Event
        Activities Room
    4. Wednesday, August 27, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKappa Phi Lambda Rush Event
        Lounge & Kitchen
      3. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmaKDPhi Rush Event
        Activities Room
    5. Thursday, August 28, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 3:00 pmCollege of Business Study Abroad Fair
        BIF Atrium
      3. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmLuce Scholarship Information Session
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5-IUB Room 514
      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKappa Phi Lambda Rush Event
        Lounge & Kitchen
      5. 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmTCCA Welcome Meeting
        Activities Room
    6. Friday, August 29, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmLuce Scholarship Workshop
        807 S. Wright St, Floor 5-IUB Room 514
      3. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmDeeper Roots for Christ Friday Worship Service
        Conference Room
      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKappa Phi Lambda Rush Event
        Activities Room
      5. 6:30 pm - 9:30 pmaKDPhi Rush Event
        Lounge & Kitchen
    7. Saturday, August 30, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmJNET First General Meeting
        Lounge & Kitchen
      3. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmTASC Welcome Event
        Lounge & Kitchen
  3. Week of August 31, 2014

    1. Sunday, August 31, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
  4. Week of September 1, 2014

    1. Monday, September 1, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
    2. Tuesday, September 2, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. All DayInternational Conference. Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century
        Illini Union Room 210
      3. All DaySPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - "Sepharad as Imagined Community"
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      4. All DaySPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      5. All DayVarious Speakers
        Spanish, Italian and Portuguese Conference: Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century

        Illini Room (Room 210), Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

      6.  Study Abroad Scholarships Workshop
      7. 12:00 pmFulbright Campus Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
    3. Wednesday, September 3, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. All DayInternational Conference. Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century
        Illini Union Room 210
      3. All DaySPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - "Sepharad as Imagined Community"
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      4. All DaySPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      5. All DayVarious Speakers
        Spanish, Italian and Portuguese Conference: Sepharad as Imagined Community: Language, Culture and Religion from the Early Modern Period to the 21st Century

        Illini Room (Room 210), Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

      6.  Study Abroad Scholarships Workshop
      7. 11:00 am - 2:00 pmAnnual Study Abroad Fair
        Illini Union Room C & South Lounge
      8. 1:00 pmDain Borges, Department of History, University of Chicago
        Lemann Lecture Series. Novels of Upward Mobility in a Post-Emancipation Metropolis: Lima Barreto and Machado de Assis
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      9. 2:00 pmInternational Engineering Fair
        Bardeen Quad
      10. 7:30 pmAn Evening with Sayed Kashua
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
    4. Thursday, September 4, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarships Workshop
      3. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmGilman Information Session
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5-IUB Room 514
      4. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmGilman Scholarship Info Session & Workshop
      5. 4:00 pmCarol Leff, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science
        New Directions Lecture - Is There Still an “Eastern” Europe?
        210 General Lounge, Illini Union (1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL 61801)
      6. 4:00 pm

        Carol Leff, Associate Professor in Political Science, UIUC


        New Directions Lecture: Is There Still an “Eastern” Europe?

        210 General Lounge, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

      7. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmSLCL - Fall Faculty-Staff Reception
        Colonial Room, Illini Union
      8. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmThe Great War Opening Event: Experiences, Representations, Effects

        Light Court and Gelvin Noel Annex, Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion, 500 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign, IL (map)

      9.  The Great War Exhibition: La Grande Guerre French Posters and Photographs from World War I

        Light Court and Gelvin Noel Annex, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign, IL (map)

    5. Friday, September 5, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmGilman Scholarship Info Session & Workshop
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmStoop Take Over
        Union: Anniversary Plaza
      4. 2:00 pmBasil Dufallo, University of Michigan
        CLASSICS - Basil Dufallo, University of Michigan: "Catullan Errores: Traversals of Self and Empire"
        Room 4080A Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmGilman Scholarships Workshop
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5-IUB Room 514
    6. Saturday, September 6, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 10:00 amBNAACC Goes to the Game
  5. Week of September 7, 2014

    1. Sunday, September 7, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmAn Afternoon in Ancient Rome
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, September 8, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 12:00 pmEman Saadah: Lecturer, Linguistics
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Jordan: A Transit Country and Refugee Haven!
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, FLB, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
    3. Tuesday, September 9, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 7:00 amPost-screening discussion with Dr. Robert Tierney and Dr. Roderick Wilson.
        AsiaLENS Screening of "Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana, IL
      3. 12:00 pmAnya Hamrick-Nevinglovskaya (Ph.D. Candidate in Comparative and World Literatures)
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Strung Out: Chekhov's Neurasthenics, Trauma, and Nineteenth Century Models of Nervous Shock
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)
    4. Wednesday, September 10, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCENTER FOR TRANSLATION STUDIES - Fall Reception
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, September 11, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 12:00 pmLaura Roush, Colegio de Michoacan, Mexico
        Lecture Series. The Santa Muerte, Protection and Desamparo: A View from a Mexico City Altar
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    6. Friday, September 12, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 12:00 pm

        Carolyn Ban, Professor of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh


        Larry Neal Prize Lecture: Management and Culture in an Enlarged European Commission: From Diversity to Unity?

        Lucy Ellis Lounge (Room 1080), Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana, IL (map)

      3. 5:00 pmCLACS and Lemann Institute Annual Reception
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    7. Saturday, September 13, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop-Shimputai style
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      3. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  6. Week of September 14, 2014

    1. Sunday, September 14, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2. 2:00 pmIkebana Demonstration
        IHotel, 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820
      3. 7:30 pmThe Great War Performances: St. Louis Symphony

        Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL (map)

    2. Monday, September 15, 2014

      1. 10:00 amPack Up BNAACC
      2.  EUC Photo Contest Deadline -Fall 2014
      3.  Final Deadline: Spring Semester 2015 & Winter Break 2014-15 Programs
    3. Tuesday, September 16, 2014

      1. 7:00 pmEurochannel Short Films Tour: The European Woman

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    4. Wednesday, September 17, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmProfessor Alma Gottlieb: U of I Department of Anthropology
        CAS Brown Bag: "Crossing Afro-Religious Borders: Jewish Cape Verdeans"
        101 International Studies Building
      2. 4:00 pmAsian American Studies Open House

        Asian American Studies Department

        1208 W. Nevada

        Urbana, IL  61801

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmCENTER FOR TRANSLATION STUDIES - CTS Conversation Table
        Center for Translation Studies Resource Room, 3rd floor, 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4.  I4I & IPS Study Abroad Scholarships Deadline
    5. Friday, September 19, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCLASSICS - Undergradudate alumni panel
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm

        Jeff McMahan, Professor, Department of Philosophy, Rutgers University


        Lecture: Collective Agency, Collective Responsibility, and the Ethics of War

        Room 130, Wohlers Hall, 1206 S. 6th St., Champaign, IL (map)

  7. Week of September 21, 2014

    1. Monday, September 22, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmEiyad Salman al-Kutubi: Visiting Assistant Proefssor, Department of Religion
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Imagination and Afterlife in the Philosophy of Mulla Sadra
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, FLB, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
    2. Tuesday, September 23, 2014

      1. 11:00 amVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): The Scottish Referendum: Results & Implications

        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL (map)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Information/Recruitment meeting, Study Abroad in Barcelona
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    3. Wednesday, September 24, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Emmanual Nuesiri: U of I Department of Geography and Geographic Information Science
        CAS Brown Bag: "Boko Harem: A Private Indirect Government?"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      2. 12:00 pmLuce-Campus Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
    4. Friday, September 26, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmCLASSICS - Stephen Trzaskoma, University of New Hampshire: "Greek novel"
        Room 4080A Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmRaul Gouvea, Professor of International Management and Latin American Studies at the Anderson School of Management, University of New Mexico
        Lemann Lecture Series. Defense Initiatives in Latin America: A Brazilian Perspective
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      3. 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

        Introduction by Margaret Flinn, Professor of French, Ohio State University


        The Great War Film Series: La Grande Illusion (1937)

        Room 101, Armory Building, 505 E. Armory Ave., Champaign, IL (map)

    5. Saturday, September 27, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 2:30 pmCelebrando la Herencia Hispana/ Hispanic Heritage Celebration
        Orchard Downs Community Center. 510 George Huff Court, Urbana IL 61801
  8. Week of September 28, 2014

    1. Monday, September 29, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmChristopher Macklin: Assistant Professor, Department of Music
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Time as Sound in North Indian Classical Rhythm
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, FLB, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 5:00 pm

        Teri Edelstein, Museum Strategies in Chicago


        Lecture: En Guerre: French Illustrators and World War I

        Room 62, Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign, IL (map)

    2. Tuesday, September 30, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmValeria Sobol, Professor at the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Title TBA
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)

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