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  1. Week of January 24, 2015

    1. Saturday, January 24, 2015

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  2. Week of January 25, 2015

    1. Sunday, January 25, 2015

      1.  Exhibit: Artists of the Loom: Maya Weavers of Guatemala
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, January 26, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, January 27, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    5. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, January 31, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  3. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 1, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    5. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, February 7, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  4. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 8, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    5. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, February 14, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  5. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 15, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    5. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, February 21, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
  6. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 22, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    5. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, February 28, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  1. Week of January 25, 2015

    1. Monday, January 26, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmBeinecke Campus Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCamelia Núñez , ABD, University of Western Ontario and CEO, Milao Language
        Camelia Núñez : "Milao Language: from a Doctoral Research Project to a Start-up Company"
        1092 Lincoln Hall
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:45 pmRonald Bailey; Jodi Byrd; Lisa Cacho, Behrooz Ghamari-Tabrizi; Jessica Greenberg; Susan Koshy, Anna Stenport
        Unit for Criticism & Interpretive Theory Presents "What Next? The Question of the Boycott"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom
      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
      5. 6:00 pmaKDPhi Rush Event
    2. Tuesday, January 27, 2015

      1.  Boren Graduates Fellowship Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought " Immigration Reform & Black Lives Matter: Why Do They Matter To Asian Americans?"
      3. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pmEnergy Conservation Incentive Program (ECIP) award
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 1:30 pmEnergy Conservation Incentive Program (ECIP) award ceremony
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmInterConnect Workshop
      6. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKPL Rush Event
    3. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmBill Porter, Independent Scholar
        Bill Porter: "Hermits and Zen: Solitary and Communal Practice in China"
        Room 223, Gregory Hall, 810 S. Wright St., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKPL Rush Event
      4. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmSYZ Before the Stroke of Midnight
    4. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmMulti-Racial and Multi-Ethnic Student Union Ice Cream Social
      2. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmDr. Petra Watzke, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, UIUC
        Dr. Petra Watzke, UIUC: "The GDR's Imaginary Indians"
        Room 2092B, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pmaKDPhi Rush Event
      4. 6:15 pm - 7:30 pmMSO Meditation
      5. 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmAPAC Coalition Meeting
      6. 7:30 pmSpecial guest: Robert Hymes
        The Black Death and Beyond: New Research at the Intersection of Science and Beyond
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum
      7. 7:30 pmThe Black Death and Beyond: New Research at the Intersection of Science and the Humanities
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St, Urbana
    5. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Rebecca Friedman, Director of the European Studies Program, Florida International University


        EUCE Director Lecture: Time at Home: Material Realities and Russian Longing at the Fin de Siècle

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

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pmRebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese Literature, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.
        Prof. Rebecca Copeland, Washington Univ.: "Kirino Natsuo's Kojiki Sequel"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Professor Rebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese literature at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.


        Professor Rebecca Copeland: "Angry Goddesses and Feminist Fairytales: Kirino Natsuo’s Kojiki Sequel"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      6. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmKPL Rush Event
      7. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmVSA Tet Celebration
    6. Saturday, January 31, 2015

      1. 6:00 pm - 10:00 pmJ-Net New Year's Celebration
  2. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 1, 2015

      1.  Application Deadline: Study Abroad Faculty-Led Programs
    2. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMona Bhan, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, DePauw University
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: In Search of the Aryan Seed: The Politics of Race, Religion, and Territory in Indian-Occupied Kashmir
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    3. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood For Thought "Flaws of Perfectionism" - by Counseling Center
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pmTami Bond: Nathan M. Newmark Distinguished Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellow 2014
        Energy in the Anthropocene Era: A tale of fire, smoke, time, and power
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
      4. 4:00 pmTami C. Bond, Nathan M. Newmark Distinguished Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering, U. of I.
        Professor Tami C. Bond, U. of I.: "Energy in the Anthropocene Era: A tale of fire, smoke, time, and power"
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
      5. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmWerner Baer, Economics Department, University of Illinois
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Institutional Obstacles to Brazil's Economic Development"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      6. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmInterConnect Workshop
      7. 6:00 pmaKDPhi Rush Event
    4. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmUdall Scholarship Campus Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
      2. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmiCU OIIR Intercultural Dinner Dialogue Series
    5. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmTanalis Padilla, Associate Professor of History, Darmouth
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Rural Normalistas and Mexico's Long 1960's"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      2. 4:00 pmPeter Holquist
        Crimes against Humanity: Genealogy of a Concept, 1815-1945
      3. 4:00 pm

        Peter Holquist, Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania


        REEEC Directions Lecture: Crimes Against Humanity: Genealogy of a Concept, 1815-1945

        Room 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign, IL (map)

      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmVSA Ramen Night
    6. Friday, February 6, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmClassics Talk
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      5. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
      6. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmLinguistics Department Tea Party
    7. Saturday, February 7, 2015

      1. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 9:30 pmTCCA & CYN Celebration
  3. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNathaniel Mathews, PhD Candidate, History, Northwestern University
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Transnational Families and Area Studies: Kinship Networks in Oman and East Africa
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Tom Papadimitriou, Director of the Center for Hellenic Studies at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
        Lecture: Christian Orthodox churches in central Turkey (Cappadocia region)
        TBA
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmAACC Internship Info Night
      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    2. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought: The Lessons and Legacy of the Internment of Japanese Americans in World War II for Asian Pacific Americans Today – by Ron Aramaki, Educator
    3. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmProf. Diane P. Koenker, Carol Leff, Prof. Oleksandra Wallo, Prof. Cynthia Buckley, Mr. Kit Condill and Ms. Alisha Kirchoff
        Chai Wai: Russian-Ukrainian Conflict
        321 Main Library
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    5. Saturday, February 14, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  4. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 15, 2015

      1.  Application Deadline: French 103, 104, 205 or French Phonetics 213, Arles, France
      2.  Application Deadline: Study Abroad SU15, FA15 & AY15-16 Program Final Deadline
    2. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLillie Gordon, Ph.D., Lecturer 2012-2015, School of Music University of Illinois
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: The Potential of In-Betweenness: Egyptian Violinists and the Colonial Encounter
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    3. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. 11:00 amVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Whose Pivot Now? Implications of Growing EU-China Ties

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

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought "Beyond the Cheerios Box: A Discussion on Mixed-Raced Experiences" a group panel discussion by Multi-Racial & Multi-Ethnic Student Union
      3. 12:00 pmValleri Robinson
        From Ekaterinburg With Love: Humiliation and Degradation On the Kolyada Stage
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Language Building
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1.  I4I & IPS Scholarships Application Deadline
      2. 4:00 pmMarc Hertzman
        “ A Different Diaspora?: Religion, Science, Capitalism and Equality in the Antônio Joaquim de Souza Carmeiro's Opus (Brazil, 1900s-1920s).”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmNicanor Dominguez, History, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Spatial Knowledge as Tool of Governance: The Cartographic Project of Bishop Martinez de Compañon in 18th Century Peru"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      2. 7:00 pmCLACS/Lemann Spring Cinema Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    6. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, February 21, 2015

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  5. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYadollah Dadgar, Visiting Professor, Department of Economics
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Some developmental gaps in Mideast countries
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    2. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought "Asian Americans in Comics" - by Maria Paz Esguerra, Chancellor’s Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
      2. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmGustavo Rossi, University of São Paulo & Princeton University
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Race as a Category of Experience in the Intellectual Trajectory of Edison Carneiro"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
    3. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmEric Calderwood (UIUC)
        “The Daughter of Granada and Fez: Al-Andalus in the Colonial Imaginary and in Mediterranean Perspective.”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        John Feffer, Director of Foreign Policy, Institute for Policy Studies


        Jean Monnet Eastern Europe Lecture: Backlash in East-Central Europe: What Happened to the Promise of 1989?

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

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)

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