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Events for week of October 28, 2012

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  1. Week of October 28, 2012 to November 3, 2012

    1. Monday, October 29, 2012

      1. 12:00 pmRong Su -- UIUC
        Social-Personality Brown Bag -- Rong Su -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMacroeconomics Seminar-Giovanni Facchini (University of Nottingham)
        219 David Kinley Hall
      3. 4:00 pmAndrea Ambrosi
        CHEM 535 Seminar, Mr. Andrea Ambrosi, UIUC, "Synthesis of Biaryl Atropisomers: Concepts, Methods, Recent Advances"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFLAS 13-14 Information Session
        Graduate School of Library and Information Sciences, Room 126; 501 E. Daniel St, Champaign
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFLAS Info Sessions
        LISB Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Ignacio Sanchez Prado, Washington University in St. Louis
        SIP Colloquium--Professor Ignacio Sanchez Prado, Washington University in St. Louis: "Alfonso Cuaron, Carlos Reygadas and the End of National Cinema in Mexico"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:30 pmJohnpaul Jones, FAIA
        "Indigenous Design: Ancient Gifts/Verbal Gifts/Emerging Gifts"
        Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall
    2. Tuesday, October 30, 2012

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFLAS Info Sessions
        LISB Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820
      2. 9:00 am - 11:00 amATLAS Web Services Office Hours
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Elabbas Benmamoun, Director, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics; Professor, Department of Linguistics
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Arabic in the Arab World: Is It an Endangered Language?"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmElabbas Benmamoun, Professor of Linguistics, "Arabic in the Arab World: Is It an Endangered Language"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 12:00 pmLilya Kaganovsky, Associate Professor in Comparative & World Literature at Illinois
        Noontime Scholar Lecture - The Homogenous Thinking Subject or Soviet Cinema Learns to Sing
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St, Champaign
      6. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmData Services at the Scholarly Commons
        Main Library, Room 306
      7. 4:00 pmAstrophysics Colloquium: David Nidever, University of Michigan: "Examining Galaxy Formation and Evolution with the Milky Way and Its Satellites"
        134 Astronomy
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFLAS 13-14 Information Session
        Graduate School of Library and Information Sciences, Room 126; 501 E. Daniel St, Champaign
      9. 4:00 pm   Chem 515 Inorganic Literature SeminarMs. Maria LaGasse, UIUC, "Transition Metal Rotaxanes Relevant to Molecular Machines"
        112 Chem Annex
      10. 4:00 pm   Chem 515 Inorganic Literature SeminarMs.Jackie Rankin, UIUC, "Self-healing Supramolecular Metallopolymers"
        112 Chem Annex
      11. 4:00 pmSPANISH -- Study Abroad in Barcelona, Spain, Informational/Recruitment Meeting
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      12. 5:15 pmThe Immature (Immaturi) - Italy, 2011

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      13. 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmSAS II v9.2 (Statistical Analysis Systems): Inferential Statistics
        304 English Building
    3. Wednesday, October 31, 2012

      1. 12:00 pm* *CANCELLED* * Cell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Robert Sauer, MIT, Dept. of Biology, "Machines of Protein Destruction"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmATLAS Web Services Office Hours
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmDevelopment Seminar-Carlos Azzoni (Universidade de Sao Paolo)
        111 David Kinley Hall
      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMicroeconomics Seminar-Yasutora Watanabe (Northwestern, Kellogg)
        215B David Kinley Hall
      6. 4:00 pmCANCELLED:Prof. Robert Field, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, "Molecules Behaving Badly"
        112 Chem Annex
    4. Thursday, November 1, 2012

      1. 8:00 am - 5:00 pmConference: The Investigation and Definition of Complex Crime

        Faculty Lounge and Conference Center, College of Law

      2. 8:30 am - 10:00 amPhD & Faculty Discussion-Current topics in ECON
        322 David Kinley Hall
      3. 12:00 pmCHEM 575 Seminar: Ms. Jahnabi Roy, UIUC, "Finding the Sweet Spot: Mechanism Guided Design of Glycosidase Inhibitors"
        163 Noyes Lab
      4. 12:00 pmDouglas L. Oliver, PhD, University of Connecticut Health Center - "Synaptic Organizaion and Parallel Pathways in the Auditory Midbrain"
        B102 CLSL
      5. 12:00 pm   BioengineeringProfessor Andrew Smith, UIUC, "Engineering Quantum Dots for Multispectral cancer Imaging"
        2240 DCL
      6. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmData Services by Appointment
      7. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmData Services by Lync
      8.  

        Dr. Robert Hancock, University of British Columbia


        * *CANCELLED* * Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Robert Hancock, "Systems Biology of Host Pathogen Interactions: From theory to therapy"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      9. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Andrei Kuzminov, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        *SPEAKER CHANGE* Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Andrei Kuzminov, "Mechanisms of Genetic Death: Targets for Magic Bullets in the DNA Metabolism"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      10. 4:00 pmLecture: Tricia Rose (Africana Studies, Brown University)
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLee DeVille (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign): Stochastic dynamics on networks. Emergence of collective behaviors
        156 Henry
      12. 4:00 pmMathematics Colloquium: Dan Freed
        245 Altgeld Hall
      13. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies'Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      14. 4:00 pmSibelan Forrester
        New Directions in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia - A Russian in Persia, and Persia in Russian: Translating Yuri Tynyanov's 'The Death of the Vazir-Mukhtar'
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
      15. 4:00 pmProfessor Corey Stephenson
        Professor Corey Stephenson, Boston University, "Photoredox catalysis: Enabling chemical synthesis with visible light"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      16. 4:00 pm   Materials ChemistryProfessor Ning Fang, Iowa State University, "Science of Rock 'n' Roll: Deciphering Motions in Live Cells"
        112 Chem Annex
      17. 4:00 pmSibelan Forrester, Professor of Russian Language and Literature at Swarthmore College
        Sibelan Forrester, Professor at Swarthmore College: "A Russian in Persia, and Persia in Russian: Translating Yuri Tynyanov's 'The Death of the Vazir-Mukhtar'"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      18. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFrench Pause Cafe
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      19. 6:00 pmEszter Szalczer, Department of Theatre and English,University at Albany
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES & LITERATURES -- Eszter Szalczer, Department of Theatre and English,University at Albany: "Dream Matters: August Strindberg's Dream Play and Constructions of Subjective Space on the Stage"
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    5. Friday, November 2, 2012

      1.  Dr. Caren Kaplan, Professor of American Studies and, affiliated faculty in Cultural Studies, Science & Technology Studies, and Cinema & Technocultural Studies at the University of California at Davis
        "Desert Wars: Virilio and the Limits of 'Genuine Knowledge'"
        TBA
      2. All Day2012 Tinker Pre-Dissertation Summer Field Research Workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. All DayKeynote speakers: Reem Bassiouney, Associate Prof of Arabic Linguistics, Georgetown University; Professor Abbas Benmamoun, UIUC; Usama Soltan, Assistant Professor of Arabic, Middlebury
        Illinois Symposium on Semitic Linguistics
        Friday, Nov. 2 - Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana; Saturday, Nov. 3, Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. All DayDrs. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University; Elabbas Benmamoun, University of Illinois; Usama Soltan, Middlebury College
        Illinois Symposium on Semitic Linguistics (ISSL)
      5. 9:00 amDr. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University
        Lecture: 'Religion and Identity in Egyptian Public Discourse'
        Levis Faculty Center, Reading Room; 919 W. Illinois St.
      6. 12:00 pmElizabeth Stine-Morrow -- UIUC
        Cognitive Brown Bag -- Elizabeth Stine-Morrow -- UIUC
        815 Psychology
      7. 12:00 pm

        Glenda Garelli, Adjunct Lecturer of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago


        EUC Lecture Series: The Mobility of Politics: A Tunisian Revolution in the European Union. Three Mediterranean Postcards

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      8. 12:00 pmEdna Viruell-Fuentes, Latina/o Studies
        TESTING SOCIOCULTURAL EXPLANATIONS FOR LATINO HEALTH PARADOXES: THE CASE OF SOCIAL SUPPORT AND DEPRESSION
        3057 Lincoln Hall
      9. 1:30 pmSamantha Worzalla -- UIUC
        Developmental Brown Bag -- Samantha Worzalla -- UIUC
        819 Psychology
      10. 2:00 pmCENTER FOR TRANSLATION STUDIES -- Blood of the Sun: Reading and Conversation with Salgado Maranhao and Alexis Levitin
        Literatures and Languages Library, 200 South Main Library
      11. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor Young Keun Ko (Professor Emeritus, Seoul National University)
        LINGUISTICS--Professor Young Keun Ko (Professor Emeritus, Seoul National University): "Standardization of the Korean language and writing system: A proposal for North-east Asian language-culture union"
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      12. 3:00 pmTransnational Sociology Lecture Series
        3111 Lincoln Hall
      13. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmMacroeconomics Seminar-Pengfei Wang (Hong Kong Science and Technology)
        215 David Kinley Hall
    6. Saturday, November 3, 2012

      1. All Day2012 Tinker Pre-Dissertation Summer Field Research Workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. All DayKeynote speakers: Reem Bassiouney, Associate Prof of Arabic Linguistics, Georgetown University; Professor Abbas Benmamoun, UIUC; Usama Soltan, Assistant Professor of Arabic, Middlebury
        Illinois Symposium on Semitic Linguistics
        Friday, Nov. 2 - Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana; Saturday, Nov. 3, Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. All DayDrs. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University; Elabbas Benmamoun, University of Illinois; Usama Soltan, Middlebury College
        Illinois Symposium on Semitic Linguistics (ISSL)
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