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  1. Week of April 28, 2016

    1. Thursday, April 28, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  ISSS OPT Workshops - Spring 2016
        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St. ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor 
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      5. 4:00 pmYoga | Museum Members Only
        KAM Lower Level | Classroom Studio B (formerly CRL gallery)
      6. 6:00 pmPortuguese Conversation "Bate Papo" Spring 16
        La Casa Cultural Latina. 1203 W. Nevada St. Urbana, IL 61801
    2. Friday, April 29, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  ISSS OPT Workshops - Spring 2016
        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St. ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor 
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmSAO Program Assistant
        Study Abroad First Steps Info Session
        101 International Studies Building
    3. Saturday, April 30, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
  2. Week of May 1, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 1, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    2. Monday, May 2, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
    3. Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  ISSS OPT Workshops - Spring 2016
        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St. ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor 
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 12:00 pmYoga | Free and Open to the Public
        KAM Lower Level | Classroom Studio B (formerly CRL gallery)
    4. Wednesday, May 4, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  ISSS OPT Workshops - Spring 2016
        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St. ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor 
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 6:00 pmPortuguese Conversation "Bate Papo" Spring 16
        La Casa Cultural Latina. 1203 W. Nevada St. Urbana, IL 61801
    5. Thursday, May 5, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  ISSS OPT Workshops - Spring 2016
        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St. ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor 
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      5. 4:00 pmYoga | Museum Members Only
        KAM Lower Level | Classroom Studio B (formerly CRL gallery)
    6. Friday, May 6, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  ISSS OPT Workshops - Spring 2016
        Student Services Building -- 610 E. John St. ISSS Multipurpose Room, 4th Floor 
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmSAO Program Assistant
        Study Abroad First Steps Info Session
        101 International Studies Building
    7. Saturday, May 7, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
  3. Week of May 8, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 8, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    2. Monday, May 9, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
    3. Tuesday, May 10, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 12:00 pmYoga | Free and Open to the Public
        KAM Lower Level | Classroom Studio B (formerly CRL gallery)
    4. Wednesday, May 11, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
    5. Thursday, May 12, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      5. 4:00 pmYoga | Museum Members Only
        KAM Lower Level | Classroom Studio B (formerly CRL gallery)
    6. Friday, May 13, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmSAO Program Assistant
        Study Abroad First Steps Info Session
        101 International Studies Building
    7. Saturday, May 14, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      3. All DayKAM Exhibition | Spheres of Influence
        Main Level, Asian Gallery
  4. Week of May 15, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 15, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2.  Gallery Week
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, May 16, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    3. Tuesday, May 17, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    4. Wednesday, May 18, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    5. Thursday, May 19, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, May 20, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    7. Saturday, May 21, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
  5. Week of May 22, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 22, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    2. Monday, May 23, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    3. Tuesday, May 24, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    4. Wednesday, May 25, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    5. Thursday, May 26, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    6. Friday, May 27, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    7. Saturday, May 28, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
  6. Week of May 29, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 29, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    2. Monday, May 30, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum
    3. Tuesday, May 31, 2016

      1. All DayNorth of the Northern Lights: Exploring the Crocker Land Arctic Expedition 1913–1917
        Spurlock Museum

  1. Week of April 28, 2016

    1. Thursday, April 28, 2016

      1. 9:30 am - 11:30 amTransatlantic Security Symposium: “Crossing Boundaries: Security and Migration in Europe”
        210 Illini Union, 1401 W Green St, Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMichelle Cruz-Santiago, Ph.D.Researcher & Project Coordinator, Abriendo CaminosDepartment of Food Science & Human NutritionDepartment of Human Development & Family Studies
        Abriendo Caminos
        La Casa Cultural Latina1203 W Nevada St, Urbana, IL 61801
      3. 12:00 pmAnna Maria Caballe Masforroll, Professor of Spanish Literature. University of Barcelona, Spain and Tinker Visiting Professor, University of Chicago.
        CLACS Lecture Series: La utopía se demora. Balance del centenario de Julio Cortázar (1914-2014).
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmInside Scoop with U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera
        Department of Latina/Latino Studies, 1207 W. Oregon, Urbana
      5. 12:00 pmAnna Caballé, Professor, University of Barcelona
        SP Colloquium - Anna Caballé, Professor, University of Barcelona: "La utopia se demora. Balance del centenario de Julio Cortazar (1914-2014)"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. 5th, Champaign
      6. 12:30 pmKCYS: Cahoots NI: Egg
      7. 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm10th Annual Turkish Studies Symposium: "Migration, Diversity, and Identify in Turkey and the EU"
        210 Illini Union, 1401 W Green St, Urbana, IL 61801
      8. 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm10th Annual Turkish Studies Symposium: “Migration, Diversity, and Identity in Turkey and the EU"
        210 Illini Union, 1401 W Green St, Urbana, IL 61801
      9. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmSchwarzman Scholarship Information Session
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5 Room 514 (IUB 514)
      10. 4:00 pmMark Juergensmeyer, Founding Director, Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies and Department of Sociology, University of California at Santa Barbara
        Center for Advanced Study MillerComm 2016 Lecture Series: ISIS and the Global Rise of Religious Rebellions
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum 600 South Gregory, Urbana
      11. 4:00 pmMark Juergensmeyer Founding Director, Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies and Department of Sociology, University of California at Santa Barbara
        Center for Advanced Study MillerComm Lecture by Mark Juergensmeyer: "ISIS and the Global Rise of Religious Rebellions"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      12. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmIllinois Abroad and Global Exchange Advising Staff
        Study Abroad Info Meeting: UK and Ireland
        1002 Lincoln Hall
      13. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmTurkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      14. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      15. 5:00 pmKRANNERT UNCORKED
      16. 5:00 pmKrannert Uncorked
      17. 6:00 pmQueer of Color Film Festival: The Way He Looks
        259 English Bldg
      18. 7:30 pmIntersections-Reading by US Poet Laureate Juan Filipe Herrera
        Alice Campbell Alumni center Ballroom601 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana
      19. 7:30 pmUI Jazz Band III
    2. Friday, April 29, 2016

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm"Business and Languages in Emerging Markets" symposium
        Room 405, Illini Union
      2. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmKeynote: David Victor, Esatern Michigan University
        Business and Languages in Emerging Markets Symposium
        Room 405, Illini Union
      3. 10:00 amDance for People with Parkinson’s
      4. 12:00 pmMaureen Warren, Curator of European and American Art at Krannert Art Museum
        KAM Council | Spring Luncheon & Lecture
        Champaign Country Club, 1211 South Prospect, Champaign
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmSchwarzman Scholarship Workshop
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5 Room 514 (IUB 514)
      7. 4:00 pm - 4:50 pmPersian Conversation Table
        Room G-18 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
      8. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmArabic Social Hour
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (1080) Foreign Languages Building
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
      10. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmPersian Poetry Night
        Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
      11. 7:30 pmUI Concert Jazz Band
      12. 7:30 pmUI Symphony Orchestra with Chamber Singers and Oratorio Society
    3. Saturday, April 30, 2016

      1. 10:00 amCAHOOTS NI: EGG
      2. 10:00 amCahoots NI: Egg
      3. 3:00 pmUI Jazz Guitar Ensemble and UI Jazz Saxophone Ensemble
      4. 7:30 pmUI Latin Jazz Ensemble
  2. Week of May 1, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 1, 2016

      1. 3:00 pmKrannert Center Debut Artist, Jae Eun Jenny Shin, flute
      2. 3:00 pmUI Jazz Band IV
      3. 7:30 pmUI Jazz Band III
    2. Monday, May 2, 2016

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLinguistics Seminar - Professor Darren Tanner, Linguistics, U. of I.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmMindfulness: Approaching Finals with Wellness
         La Casa Cultural Latina 1203 W Nevada 
      3. 7:30 pmUI Wind Orchestra
    3. Tuesday, May 3, 2016

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmStudents HELPING Refugees and Unaccompanied Minors in Local Community
        Room 2015; School of Social Work
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)
      3. 2:00 pmPerspectives on the Impeachment In Brazil: A Roundtable Discussion
        101 International Studies Building
      4. 7:30 pmUI Jazz Vocal Ensemble and Vocal Combos I and II
    4. Wednesday, May 4, 2016

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour
        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmInterConnect: "Reverse Cultural Shock"
        Asian American Cultural Center 1210 West Nevada Street, MC-149 Urbana, IL 61801
      3. 7:30 pmUI Jazz Combo Concert II
      4. 7:30 pmUI Wind Symphony
    5. Thursday, May 5, 2016

      1. All Day"'Feeling real': Affect, Literature, and Reimagined Realities"
        Illini Union
      2. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmLatina/Latino Studies Major Symposium and Graduating Student Reception
        Department of Latina/Latino Studies, 1207 West Oregon Street, Room 133, Urbana
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmUK and Ireland Scholarship Information Session
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5 Room 514 (IUB 514)
      4. 5:00 pmKrannert Uncorked
    6. Friday, May 6, 2016

      1. All Day"'Feeling real': Affect, Literature, and Reimagined Realities"
        Illini Union
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmChinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    7. Saturday, May 7, 2016

      1. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop
        Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, IL
      2. 1:30 pmChildren's Day
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  3. Week of May 8, 2016

    1. Wednesday, May 11, 2016

      1. 6:30 pmDance for People with Parkinson’s
    2. Thursday, May 12, 2016

      1. 4:30 pm - 6:00 pmDr. Leisy J. Abrego, Associate Professor, UCLA, Chicana and Chicano Studies
        Latina/Latino Studies Lecture: “Sacrificing Families: U.S. Policies and the Displacement of Central Americans”
        Department of Latina/Latino Studies, 1207 West Oregon Street, room 133, Urbana
    3. Saturday, May 14, 2016

      1. 9:30 amUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Commencement 2016
        Memorial Stadium
      2. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "A Movie in My Pillow/ Una película en mi almohada" by Jorge Argueta
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department.
      3. 7:30 pmAbbas Benmanmoun, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs and Academic Policies; Professor of Linguistics, U. of I.
        2016 SLCL Convocation
        Foellinger Auditorium
  4. Week of May 15, 2016

    1. Friday, May 20, 2016

      1. 10:00 amDance for People with Parkinson’s
    2. Saturday, May 21, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
  5. Week of May 22, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 22, 2016

      1. 2:00 pmShodo Workshop for Beginners
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

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