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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 7, 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 March 8, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 14, 2015

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

    1. Sunday, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 21, 2015

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

    1. Sunday, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 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, March 26, 2015

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

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

    1. Sunday, March 29, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    3. Tuesday, March 31, 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 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. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmChen Li, PhD Candidate, Linguistics
        "Causality in Embedded Structures Using Evolutionary Algorithm"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 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
      8. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmUdall Scholarship Campus Deadline
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "The Square" (documentary)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmiCU OIIR Intercultural Dialogue Series: "Korean Wave"
    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. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmUK Fulbright Summer Institutes Information Session
        807 S. Wright St. Floor 5 (IUB Room 514)
      3. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      4. 4:00 pmPeter Holquist
        Crimes against Humanity: Genealogy of a Concept, 1815-1945
      5. 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)

      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      7. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      8. 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 pmMichael Leese
        Michael Leese: "Demosthenes’ Estate: Economic History and Problems of Interpretation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
      4. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series: La Ciénaga
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
      5. 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
  2. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. 11:00 am - 2:00 pmStudy Abroad Fair
        Illini Union Ballroom C & South Lounge
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFrederick J. Newmeyer, University of Washington, University of British Colombia, and Simon Fraser University
        "Where, if anywhere, are parameters?"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 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
      4. 4:00 pmProf. Tom Papadimitriou, Constantine and Georgeian Georgiou Endowed Professor of History, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
        Out from the Caves: Greek Orthodox Religious Culture in Late Ottoman Cappadocia
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall, 702 South Wright Street, Urbana, IL61801
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmAACC Internship Info Night
      6. 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
      2. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      3. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      4. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
    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
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      4. 3:30 pmDr. Long Bui, Chancellor's Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Sluts, Commies, and F.O.B.'s: The Politics of Shaming in the Vietnamese American Community

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W Nevada

        Urbana

      5. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Under the Skin of City"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 6:30 pmiCU OIIR Intercultural Dialogue Series: "Let's Make Kimbap!"
    4. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmPaul Johnson, President of Chicago Food International
        CLACS Lecture Series: "The Role of the Illinois Cuba Working Group as an Agriculture Coalition in Improving Trade Relations with Cuba"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      2. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Resource Room)
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    5. 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. 2:00 pmMitchell Parks
        Mitchell Parks: "Performing Agesilaus: Xenophon's Virtuous Teamwork"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
    6. Saturday, February 14, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  3. 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.  Maria Pia Gratton International Award Deadline
      2. 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
      3. 5:30 pmEuropean Movie Night: Trois couleurs: Blanc (Three Colors: White) – France/Poland, 1994

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      4. 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
      5. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      6. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1.  I4I & IPS Scholarships Application Deadline
      2. 3:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      3. 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
      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Glamour 1 & 2"
        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. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      5. 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 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
      3. 6:00 pmKaiseki Dinner
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
    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.
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmSake Pairing
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  4. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 22, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmFred Christensen, East Central Illinois Archaeological Society
        "The Latest from Stonehenge: New Findings, New Facilities."
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. 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
    3. 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. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      3. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      4. 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
      5. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 25, 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 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Eyvah Eyvah (Oh My God)"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      2. 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
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    6. 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 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  5. Week of March 1, 2015

    1. Monday, March 2, 2015

      1.  Virginia Zavala, Linguistics, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, Visiting Professor University of Wisconsin-Madison
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Tactics of Intersubjectivity and Literacy Ideologies in a Community of Practice: Reflections from a Quechua Language Policy"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      2. 8:30 amPower Africa: Promises, Potentials, Pitfalls, and Possible Alternatives
        ACES Library; 1101 S. Goodwin; Urbana, IL 61801
      3. 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
      4. 5:30 pmEuropean Movie Night: Before the Rain – Macedonia, 1994

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      5. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    2. Tuesday, March 3, 2015

      1. 8:30 amPower Africa: Promises, Potentials, Pitfalls, and Possible Alternatives
        ACES Library; 1101 S. Goodwin; Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought "Politics & Engaging Asian Americans In Our Community" - by Grace Hou, WoodsFund Chicago
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pmDavid Mungenast
        Intro to Regional Chinese Cooking Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      5. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, March 4, 2015

      1. 8:30 amPower Africa: Promises, Potentials, Pitfalls, and Possible Alternatives
        ACES Library; 1101 S. Goodwin; Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "TBA"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmLinda Herrera, writer and co-director of the film and Associate Professor, Education Policy, Organization and Leadership, and Rajmohan Gandhi, Research Professor Emeritus, CSAMES
        Film screening: "The Long March: A Dialogue Between Mohamed ElBaradei and Rajmohan Gandhi
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St, Urbana
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    5. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1.  Nelle Signor Graduate Scholarship Deadline
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    6. Saturday, March 7, 2015

      1. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  6. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Monday, March 9, 2015

      1.  Enabled Abroad Scholarship Deadline
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMadhu Viswanathan, Professor of Business Administration
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Subsistence Marketplaces in India and Beyond"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Viktoria Gutsche, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg
        Dr. Viktoria Gutsche, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg: "Der aufsehenerregende Fall des Franz Ferdinand Engelberger" ("The Sensational Case of Franz Ferdinand Engelberger")
        Room 2092B, Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pmMartin Kavka
        Civility in the Jewish Tradition
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center
      5. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    2. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 amMohammad Babadoost,Professor of Crop Sciences, Illinois
        Noontime Scholars Lecture
        Room 101 International Studies Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought "Network Your Way to a Job" - by Un Yeong Park & Lillian Nguyen, The Career Center
      3. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      4. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      5. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmIan Read, Associate Professor of Latin American Studies, Soka University of America
        Lemann Lecture Series: "Brazil's Era of Epidemics: How Disease Shaped a Nation"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      6. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 12:00 pmIbrahim Hassan: Associate Professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Jos, Nigeria. Visiting professor, at Northwestern University.
        CAS Brown Bag: Orientalism and Islamism: A Comparative Study of Approaches to Islamic Studies
        101 International Studies Building; 910 South Fifth Street; Champaign;
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Tango ton Xristougennon (Christmas Tango)"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 6:00 pmMovie Night: Tango ton Xristougennon (Christmas Tango)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building (FLB), 707 South Matthews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    4. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. All DayRegional Faculty Working Conference

        I-Hotel, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign, Illinois (map)
        Conference sessions will be held in the Humanities Room

      2. 10:00 am

        His Excellency Andris Razāns, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Latvia to the United States


        Thirteenth Annual EU Day Ambassador's "State of the European Union" Keynote Address

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom, 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL (map)

      3. 12:00 pmLina Britto & Forrest Hylton, History, Northwestern University
        CLACS Lecture Series: "Organized Crime as State Formation in Colombia, 1974-2010"
        101 International Studies Bldg, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign
      4. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      5. 4:00 pmAnne Garland Mahler (University of Arizona at Tucson)
        “The Color of Resistance: Race and Empire from the Tricontinental to the Global South.”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      7. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    5. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1. All DayRegional Faculty Working Conference

        I-Hotel, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign, Illinois (map)
        Conference sessions will be held in the Humanities Room

      2.  Keynote Speaker: Zeev Gourarier, Director of Science and Collections, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, Marseille, France
        Graduate Student Colloquium: "(Un)mapping the Mediterranean"
        March 13: To be announced; March 14: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3.  

        Keynote Speaker: Zeev Gourarier, Director of Science and Collections, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, Marseille, France


        Graduate Student Colloquium: "(Un)mapping the Mediterranean"

        March 13: To be announced

        March 14: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana (map)

      4. 1:00 pm - 2:10 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    6. Saturday, March 14, 2015

      1.  Keynote Speaker: Zeev Gourarier, Director of Science and Collections, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, Marseille, France
        Graduate Student Colloquium: "(Un)mapping the Mediterranean"
        March 13: To be announced; March 14: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2.  

        Keynote Speaker: Zeev Gourarier, Director of Science and Collections, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, Marseille, France


        Graduate Student Colloquium: "(Un)mapping the Mediterranean"

        March 13: To be announced

        March 14: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana (map)

      3. 8:30 amIllinois Olympiada
        University of Chicago
      4. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.
  7. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 15, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmProfessor Kimiko Gunji
        Wagashi (Sweet making) Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      2. 3:00 pmRobert Morrissey, University of Illinois
        “Place and Time: Objects and History from the Native American Art Collection in the Spurlock Museum.”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmRajmohan Gandhi, Research Professor Emeritus
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Prince of Gujarat: The Extraordinary Story of Prince Gopaldas Desai, 1887-1951
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    3. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 11:00 amVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): TTIP-ping Point? The Present and Future of the Transatlantic Trade Agreement

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

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought "A Public Book Reading: In the Absence of Sun" – by Helie Lee, Author
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Tey"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      5. 7:00 pmCLACS/Lemann Spring Cinema Series
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    6. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. All Day2015 Euro Challenge Regional (Midwest) Preliminary Round

        Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL  (map)

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    7. Saturday, March 21, 2015

      1. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
      2. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana
  8. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Tuesday, March 24, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    2. Friday, March 27, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
  9. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmMark Dressman, Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: A Nation of Linguists: The Politics, Pedagogy, and Practice of English Education in Morocco
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmChai Time
    2. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFood for Thought "Lean on Me: Becoming an Active Bystander" – by The Counseling Center
      2. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

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