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Events for April 2013

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  1. Week of March 31, 2013

    1. Monday, April 1, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    2. Tuesday, April 2, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 9:00 am - 4:00 pmSustainable Schools and Higher Ed Symposium
        Loyola University Chicago, Lake Shore Campus, Mundelien Auditorium, 1020 W. Sheridan, Chicago, IL
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmBrenda Parker
        Life's Work in Chicago: Gender, Race, Inequality and Household Provisioning
        4123 S. Peoria St, 4th FL CUPPAH 400
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCivic Cinema: 19 and a Day: The Life and Times of Jeff Abbey Maldonado, Jr
        Latino Cultural Center
    3. Wednesday, April 3, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 11:00 amBicycle Registration Workshops
        SCW 1st Floor Lobby
      3. 12:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus Programs Presents... Bike Smoothies
        Montgomery Ward Lounge SCE Student Center East
      4. 2:00 pmDr. John Krummel, Director of Environmental Science Division at Argonne National Laboratory
        Measuring and Forecasting: Emerging Trends in Environmental Data Collection, Analysis and Modeling
        Room 1047 Engineering Research Facility (ERF), 842 W. Taylor St, Chicago, IL
      5. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmZona Abierta- Making Crime and Criminals: Incarceration and Citizenship on the Arizona-Sonoran Border
        Latino Cultural Center
    4. Thursday, April 4, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 11:00 am - 12:00 pmSeminar on Proactive Waste Management for Urban Sustainability
        ERF 1047
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmThink Global / Garden Local
        Student Center East - Room 613
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmZona Abierta - In Her Own Voice: Rethinking Frida Kahlo's Formative Years
      5. 4:00 pmFit4Life Health & Fitness Expo
        SRF Mac Gym
      6. 5:00 pm

        Eric Schlosserauthor of Fast Food Nation


        Eric Schlosser "Food Justice" Lecture
        Student Center East
      7. 5:00 pm

        Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation


        Food Justice: Interdisciplinary Perspectives Conference Day 1
        Student Center East
    5. Friday, April 5, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 9:00 am - 5:45 pm

        Julie Guthman, Professor of Social Sciences, UC Santa Cruz


        Food Justice: Interdisciplinary Perspectives Conference Day 2
        Institute for the Humanities, 701 South Halsted (UIC)
      3. 9:00 am - 7:00 pmThe Northwestern University Summit on Sustainability (NUSOS)
        McCormick Tribune Center Forum Northwestern University Campus; 1870 Campus Drive Evanston, IL 60208
      4. 11:00 am - 2:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        Stukel Towers
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmPaul Blanc
        Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Interdisciplinary Seminar
        UIC SPHPI (1603 W. Taylor) Auditorium
    6. Saturday, April 6, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 9:00 am - 1:15 pmFood Justice: Interdisciplinary Perspectives Conference Day 3
        Institute for the Humanities, 701 South Halsted (UIC)
      3. 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm6th Annual Global Activism Expo
  2. Week of April 7, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 7, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    2. Monday, April 8, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    3. Tuesday, April 9, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 11:00 amBicycle Registration Workshops
        Pharmacy 1st Floor Lobby
    4. Wednesday, April 10, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 10:00 am - 2:00 pmGreat Stuff Exchange
        Student Center East West Concourse
    5. Thursday, April 11, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 11:00 am - 2:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        Student Center East
      3. 11:00 amOff-Campus Housing Fair
      4. 12:30 pm - 2:30 pmWater Bottle Banning Town Hall
        African American Cultural Center - Adams Hall 207
      5. 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmNoche de Poetas
        Latino Cultural Center
    6. Friday, April 12, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    7. Saturday, April 13, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 9:00 am - 4:00 pmEvanston Spring Flea Market
        Robert Crown Center, 1701 Main St., Evanston, IL 60202
  3. Week of April 14, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 14, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    2. Monday, April 15, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    3. Tuesday, April 16, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 12:00 pm21st Annual UIC Latino Film Festival: The Blue Apple Tree / El Manzano Azul
        Latino Cultural Center
      3. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmUIC Student Research Forum
        UIC Forum - 725 W. Roosevelt Road
    4. Wednesday, April 17, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 12:00 pm21st Annual UIC Latino Film Festival: Heart of Sky, Heart of Earth / Corazn del Cielo, Corazn de la Tierra
        Latino Cultural Center
      3. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        Dentistry 4th Floor Lobby
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmThe Story of Stuff
        AOB 307C
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmWise and Effective Academic Governance in an Age of Challenge
        Student Center West - Thompson room
      6. 6:30 pmTerra Blight Screening
        Student Center East - White Oak Room
    5. Thursday, April 18, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 12:00 pm21st Annual UIC Latino Film Festival: My Mexican Shivah / Morirse Est en Hebreo
        Latino Cultural Center
      3. 4:00 pmHospital Prairie Garden Clean-up
        Wood Street, south of Taylor Street
      4. 4:30 pmMestre Acordeon
        Nike Shoe Drive
        SCE 302
    6. Friday, April 19, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        Arts & Architecture
      3. 3:00 pmClimate Change and the Historical Imagination
        Humanities Institute - lower level Stevenson Hall
      4. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        Student Recreation Facility
    7. Saturday, April 20, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
  4. Week of April 21, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 21, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    2. Monday, April 22, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 9:00 am - 2:00 pmHumboldt Park Earth Day
        1440 N Humboldt Dr Chicago, IL 60622
      3. 10:00 am - 2:00 pmEcoJamapalooza
        UIC East Side Quad
      4. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmEarth Data: A Sustainable Chicago 2015 Celebration
        Chicago Cultural Center, (78 E. Washington), Preston Bradley Ball Room
    3. Tuesday, April 23, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 11:00 am - 2:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        Nursing 1st Floor Lobby
      3. 6:00 pmClimate Change: A Policy Forecast
        University of Chicago: International House Assembly Hall
    4. Wednesday, April 24, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    5. Thursday, April 25, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 10:00 am - 2:00 pmBicycle Registration Workshops
        SRC Atrium
      3. 10:00 amUI Hospital Green Fair
        UI Hospital Rooms 1130-35
      4. 5:30 pmR. James Woolsey, Venture Partner, Lux Capital; Chairman, Foundation for Defense of Democracies; Cofounder, United States Energy Security Council; and Former Director of Central Intelligence
        Alternative Energy, Profitability, and Security
        The Chicago Club 81 East Van Buren Street Chicago, IL 60605
    6. Friday, April 26, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 12:00 pm   1:30 pmHospital Prairie Garden Clean-Up
        Wood Street, south of Taylor Street
      3. 2:30 pm - 8:30 pmVeronica Avila, Rose M. Brewer, Monica Adams, Dara Cooper, Martin Macias, Kyle Schafer, Samuel Grant, III, Rafael Hurtado, Jr., La Donna Redmond
        Reimagining Food Politics in Black and Brown Communities
        Latino Cultural Center
      4. 7:30 pmEarth Data: Hackathon

        TBA, downtown Chicago. Revisit this page at earthdatahackathon.eventbrite.com for updated information

    7. Saturday, April 27, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 7:30 pmEarth Data: Hackathon

        TBA, downtown Chicago. Revisit this page at earthdatahackathon.eventbrite.com for updated information

  5. Week of April 28, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 28, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
      2. 7:30 pmEarth Data: Hackathon

        TBA, downtown Chicago. Revisit this page at earthdatahackathon.eventbrite.com for updated information

      3. 1:00 pmLabor Scholarship and Worker Justice: Innovative Collaborations in Chicago
    2. Monday, April 29, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)
    3. Tuesday, April 30, 2013

      1. All DayBetter Worlds Book Drive
        SCE, Library, UH, TBH, BSB, JST, Honors College, student dorms (CMN, CMW, CMS)