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  1. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2015

        ISSS Office - Multipurpose Room
        4th Floor, Student Services Building

    2. Saturday, May 2, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  2. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 3, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    2. Monday, May 4, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    3. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2015

        ISSS Office - Multipurpose Room
        4th Floor, Student Services Building

    4. Wednesday, May 6, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2015

        ISSS Office - Multipurpose Room
        4th Floor, Student Services Building

    5. Thursday, May 7, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2015

        ISSS Office - Multipurpose Room
        4th Floor, Student Services Building

      4. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

    6. Friday, May 8, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2015

        ISSS Office - Multipurpose Room
        4th Floor, Student Services Building

    7. Saturday, May 9, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  3. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 10, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3. All DayMachine Translation Conference

        Lincoln Room, I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.

    2. Monday, May 11, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayMachine Translation Conference

        Lincoln Room, I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.

    3. Tuesday, May 12, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayMachine Translation Conference

        Lincoln Room, I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.

      3. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    4. Wednesday, May 13, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayMachine Translation Conference

        Lincoln Room, I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.

      3. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    5. Thursday, May 14, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayMachine Translation Conference

        Lincoln Room, I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.

      3. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      4. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

    6. Friday, May 15, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayMachine Translation Conference

        Lincoln Room, I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign.

      3. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    7. Saturday, May 16, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  4. Week of May 17, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 17, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    2. Monday, May 18, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    3. Tuesday, May 19, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    4. Wednesday, May 20, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    5. Thursday, May 21, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

    6. Friday, May 22, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    7. Saturday, May 23, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  5. Week of May 24, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 24, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    2. Monday, May 25, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    3. Tuesday, May 26, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    4. Wednesday, May 27, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    5. Thursday, May 28, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      3. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

    6. Friday, May 29, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

    7. Saturday, May 30, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

  6. Week of May 31, 2015

    1. Sunday, May 31, 2015

      1. All DayExhibit: East Meets Midwest: The Dawn of the China-Illinois Educational Exchange

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL

      2. All DayExhibit: South Asian Seams: Quilts from India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh

        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL


  1. Week of May 1, 2015

    1. Friday, May 1, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Romina Spina, journalist for Neue Zürcher Zeitung


        EUC Lecture Series: Title TBA

        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. 6:00 pmCiclo de cine argentino/ Argentinean Film Series

        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801

    2. Saturday, May 2, 2015

      1.  “Utopias and Revolutions” Professional Development Workshop: The Experience of Revolution: Imagining, Seeking, and Making Utopia

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

      2. 1:00 pmChildren's Day

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

  2. Week of May 3, 2015

    1. Monday, May 4, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Eric Calderwood, Assistant Professor, Program in Comparative & World Literature


        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "The Daughter of Granada and Fez: Al-Andalus in the Colonial Imaginary and in Mediterranean Perspective"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana

      2. 12:00 pm

        Eric Calderwood, Assistant Professor of Comparative and World Literature


        Professor Eric Calderwood: "The Daughter of Granada and Fez: Al-Andalus in the Colonial Imaginary and in Mediterranean Perspective"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign  Languages Building

      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

    2. Tuesday, May 5, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table

        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana

      3. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Thursday, May 7, 2015

      1. 8:30 amArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2.  ICARUS IV Conference: Causes of Vulnerability and Livelihoods of the Poor

        More information to come.

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Friday, May 8, 2015

      1.  ICARUS IV Conference: Causes of Vulnerability and Livelihoods of the Poor

        More information to come.

    5. Saturday, May 9, 2015

      1.  ICARUS IV Conference: Causes of Vulnerability and Livelihoods of the Poor

        More information to come.

      2. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

      3. 2:00 pm

        Professor Kimiko Gunji


        Wagashi (Sweet making) Workshop

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

      4. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time

        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.

  3. Week of May 10, 2015

    1. Saturday, May 16, 2015

      1.  

        Lani Guinier, Professor of Law, Harvard University.


        Campuswide Commencement ceremony - speaker: Lani Guinier, Professor of Law, Harvard University

        Memorial Stadium

      2. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

      3. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony

        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

      4. 8:00 pm - 9:00 pmSLCL Spring 2015 Convocation

        Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

  4. Week of May 17, 2015

    1. Wednesday, May 20, 2015

      1.  Health in Africa and the Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals

        to be announced

    2. Thursday, May 21, 2015

      1.  Health in Africa and the Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals

        to be announced

    3. Friday, May 22, 2015

      1.  Health in Africa and the Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals

        to be announced


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