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  1. Week of February 23, 2017

    1. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmSoraya Castro Marino, IFUSS, Cuba
        CLACS Lecture Series. A New Epoch in US-Cuban Relations: What Comes Next?
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
  2. Week of February 26, 2017

    1. Tuesday, February 28, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmSteven E. Zelski, Department of Plant Biology, UIUC
        Lemann Lecture Series. Sampling for Freshwater Ascomycetes in Understudied Ecosystems: Black Waters of Amazonia
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- Salvador de Bahia
        La Casa Cultural Latina
  3. Week of March 1, 2017

    1. Thursday, March 2, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAmy Firestone, CLACS Alumna, US Dept of Labor
        CLACS Lecture Series. How to Find a Rewarding Career in Latin American Studies in the Nation's Capital: A Discussion with an UIUC Alumna who Landed a Career in the Federal Government
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
  4. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmBelkis Rojas, Professor of Sociology, Universidad de Pinar del Río de La Habana
        CLACS Lecture Series. Empoderamiento de las mujeres cubanas. Logros e incertidumbres en el actual proceso de reorganización económica.
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
    2. Wednesday, March 8, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- The South of Brasil
        La Casa Cultural Latina
    3. Thursday, March 9, 2017

      1. 5:00 pmKayapo Filmmakers, Brazil
        CLACS Lecture Series. "Cultural Performance and Survival from the Amazon Rain Forest"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana
    4. Saturday, March 11, 2017

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "Maya's Blanket"
        Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St., Urbana
  5. Week of March 12, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 14, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmArabela Oliven, Department of Sociology of Education, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
        Lecture Series. Implementing Affirmative Action in Higher Education: African and Native Brazilians in an Elite University
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 6:30 pm - 7:00 pmLatin American Languages Storytime: Quechua- English-Spanish
        Nate & Lillie Story Room, Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St.
    2. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- Brazilian Fotebol (soccer)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, Urbana, IL
    3. Thursday, March 16, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmAndy Suarez, Department of Animal Biology, UIUC
        CLACS Lecture Series. Mechanisms of ecological success and global patterns of invasion of New World tropical ants
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
  6. Week of March 26, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 28, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmJosé Caixeta, Department of Agricultural Economics of the “Luiz de Queiroz†Agriculture School at the University of São Paulo, Brazil
        Lemann Lecture Series. Brazilian Agro-Logistics: Challenges and Opportunities
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
    2. Wednesday, March 29, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo (Conversation table)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, Urbana, IL
  7. Week of April 2, 2017

    1. Thursday, April 6, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmGlen Goodman, Spanish and Portuguese Department, UIUC
        CLACS Lecture Series. "Conquerors" of the West? Gaúcho identity on Brazil's agricultural frontier
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
    2. Friday, April 7, 2017

      1. 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmBate Papo- Brazilian Night Music
        Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
    3. Saturday, April 8, 2017

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time. "The Princess and the Warrior"
        Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St., Urbana
  8. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Tuesday, April 11, 2017

      1. 6:30 pm - 7:00 pmLatin American Languages Storytime: Portuguese- English-Spanish
        Nate & Lillie Story Room, Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St.
    2. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmGlobal Career Opportunity (CGO) Series: Job Search in Latin America
        The Career Center Interview Suite (616 E. Green St, Champaign)
  9. Week of April 16, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 19, 2017

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- Easter Celebration
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building, Urbana, IL
  10. Week of April 23, 2017

    1. Tuesday, April 25, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmLesley Gill, Anthropology, Vanderbil University
        CLACS Lecture Series. Towards a New Colombia?
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      2. 2:00 pmMarcia Lima, Department of Sociology, University of São Paulo
        Lemann Lecture Series. Racial inequalities in Brazil and Affirmative Action: what has changed?
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBate Papo- The Music from Cabo Verde
        La Casa Cultural Latina
    2. Thursday, April 27, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmMathew Hill, Senior Research Fellow, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
        CLACS Lecture Series. Cultural Heritage, Economic Development, and Urban Revitalization in Havana, Cuba
        101 International Studies Building – 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
  11. Week of May 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, May 3, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmBate Papo- End of the semester party
        La Casa Cultural Latina
  12. Week of May 7, 2017

    1. Saturday, May 13, 2017

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "Drum Dream Girl"
        Urbana Free Library, Children's Department, 210 W Green St., Urbana
  13. Week of June 4, 2017

    1. Monday, June 5, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    2. Tuesday, June 6, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    3. Wednesday, June 7, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    4. Thursday, June 8, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    5. Friday, June 9, 2017

      1. All DaySummer 2017 Latin American Studies Educators' Workshop
        University of Illinois Campus
      2. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    6. Saturday, June 10, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
  14. Week of June 11, 2017

    1. Sunday, June 11, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    2. Monday, June 12, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    3. Tuesday, June 13, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    4. Wednesday, June 14, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    5. Thursday, June 15, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus
    6. Friday, June 16, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 12:30 pm2nd High School Summer Bridge-PORTUGUESE 2017
        University of Illinois Campus

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