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Events for week of November 11, 2012

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  1. Week of November 11, 2012 to November 17, 2012

    1. Sunday, November 11, 2012

      1. 3:00 pmLecture: Lisa Lucero (Anthropology, UI)
        First United Methodist Church at the Chicago Temple, 77 West Washington Street, Chicago, IL
    2. Monday, November 12, 2012

      1. 12:00 pmRogers Smith (University of Pennsylvania)
        Comparative Politics Workshop
        404 David Kinley Hall
      2. 12:00 pmLinda Skitka -- U of I, Chicago
        Social-Personality Brown Bag -- Linda Skitka -- U of I, Chicago
        819 Psychology
      3. 3:30 pmDevelopment/Labor Seminar-Seema Jayachandran (Northwestern)
        317 David Kinley Hall
      4. 4:00 pmDr. Mohamed A. Mohamdein President of Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt Professor of Steel Structures
        CEE Special Seminar: 'Higher Education in Egypt'
        2311 Newmark Lab (Yeh Center)
      5. 4:00 pmProfessor Bradley Moore
        Professor Bradley Moore, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, "Genomics-inspired discovery and engineering of natural product small molecules"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Eleonora Stoppino
        SIP -- Professor Eleonora Stoppino: "Tarzan in Tuscany: Wild Children and Education in Fourteenth-Century Italy"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:00 pmThomas N. Corns and David Loewenstein
        Paradise Lost: "The Early History, and, Remarks on the New Oxford Edition
        The Rare Books & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      8. 7:30 pmSamir El-youssef
        Samir El-youssef Lecture
        Levis Faculty Center
      9. 7:30 pmSamir El-youssef
        Samir El-youssef lecture
        Levis Faculty Center
      10. 8:00 pm   John C. Bailar Jr. Lectures2011-2012 John C. Bailar Jr. Lecture, Prof. Lawrence Que, Jr., University of Minnesota, "BIO-INSPIRED HYDROCARBON OXIDATIONS BY NONHEME IRON CATALYSTS"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Tuesday, November 13, 2012

      1. 9:00 am - 11:00 amATLAS Web Services Office Hours
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Rajmohan Gandhi, Director, Global Crossroads Living-Learning Community, Research Professor, CSAMES
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Understanding Punjab 1947"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      3. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmData Services at the Scholarly Commons
        Main Library, Room 306
      4. 2:00 pmAnita Chan, Assistant Professor, Media and Cinema Studies
        Lectures Series: Hacking Digital Universalism: De-scripting Technological Design in the Andes
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 4:00 pm   John C. Bailar Jr. Lectures2011-2012 John C. Bailar Jr. Lecture, Professor Lawrence Que, Jr., University of Minnesota, "High-valent Iron: Structures, Spin States, and Reactivity"
        112 Chem Annex
      6. 4:00 pmAstrophysics Colloquium: Yun Wang, The University of Oklahoma: " Probing the Nature of Cosmic Acceleration"
        134 Astronomy
      7. 4:00 pmMathematics in Science and Society: Mireille Boutin
        245 Altgeld Hall
      8. 6:00 pm

        Judith Ryan, Harvard University


        "Their Own Worlds of Ice": Arctic Exploration in Christoph Ransmayr and W. G. Sebald

        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center

      9. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmProfessor Judith Ryan, Harvard University
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES -- Professor Judith Ryan, Harvard University: "'Their Own Worlds of Ice': Arctic Exploration in Christoph Ransmayr and W. G. Sebald"
        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St.
      10. 7:00 pmPrisoner of the Mountains
        1080 Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
    4. Wednesday, November 14, 2012

      1. 12:00 pmCell & Developmental Biology Seminar: Dr. Robert Roeder, Rockefeller University, "Transcriptional Regulatory Mechanisms in Animal Cells"
        B102 CLSL
      2. 12:00 pmBrownbag Canceled
        VCHP Brownbag - canceled (OPAM/Psychonomics)
      3. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmATLAS Web Services Office Hours
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. Bruno Giuliano Nicolau, University of Illinois, "Quantum Teleportation"
        112 Chem Annex
      6. 3:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMr. William Shaw, University of Illinois, "Vibrational Spectroscopy: Probing the Dynamics of Interfacial Water" "
        112 Chem Annex
      7. 3:30 pm   Chem 545 Literature SeminarMs. Tuseeta Banerjee, University of Illinois, "Water in non polar confinement"
        112 Chem Annex
      8. 4:00 pm - 4:30 pmMindful Meditation
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      9. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRussian Conversation Table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      10.  POSTPONED NEW DATE TBA "The Jews Who Are Not One: Politics & French Culture" - Public lecture by Lawrence Kritzman (Dartmouth College)
    5. Thursday, November 15, 2012

      1. 8:30 am - 10:00 amPhD & Faculty Discussion-Current topics in ECON
        322 David Kinley Hall
      2. 12:00 pmCHEM 575 Seminar: Ms. Xi Zhao, UIUC, "Targeting the cloak of Mycobacterium tuberculosis via the sugar-processing enzymes"
        163 Noyes Lab
      3. 12:00 pmClaudio Grosman, PhD-Dept. of Molecular & Integrative Physiology, UIUC - "The unanticipated complexity of the ring of glutamates in the charge-selectivity filter of the nicotinic acetylcholine receptor"
        B102 CLSL
      4. 12:00 pmDamarys Canache, Associate Professor, Political Science
        Lectures Series: Determinants of Discrimination in Latin America
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm2012 Robert Bohrer Memorial Student Workshop in Statistics
        Beckman Institute, Room 5602
      6. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmData Services by Appointment
      7. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmData Services by Lync
      8.  

        Dr. Michael Glickman, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


        *CANCELLED* Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Michael Glickman, "Double Strand DNA Break Repair in Mycobacteria: Novel Pathways of Repair and Response"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      9. 4:00 pm

        Dr. James Slauch, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        *SPEAKER CHANGE* Microbiology Seminar: Dr. James Slauch, "Salmonella Resistance to Phagocytic Superoxide"
        B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory, 601 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      10. 4:00 pmMarshall Brennan
        CHEM 535 Seminar, Mr. Marshall Brennan, UIUC, "FeMo Cofactor: The Characterization of Nature's Carbide"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJill Hallett, Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series -- Jill Hallett, Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      12. 4:00 pmMathematics Colloquium: Jeff Vaaler
        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. 4:15 pm - 5:00 pmBohrer Lecture: "Statistical downscaling for Bivariate Data in Climate Projections" by Xuming He, University of Michigan
        5602 Beckman Institute
      15. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFrench Pause Cafe
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
    6. Friday, November 16, 2012

      1. 9:00 am   11:00 am - Advisor: Paul J A KenisDaria Khvostichenko
        Final Defense: Mesophase-based approaches for on-chip membrane protein crystallization and structure determi
        117 RAL
      2. 9:00 am - 11:00 am   Advisor: Dr. Paul J. A. KenisDaria Khvostichenko
        Final Defense: Mesophase-based approaches for on-chip membrane protein crystallization and structure determination
        117 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 10:00 am   Advisor: Christopher RaoYuki Kimura
        Final Defense: Cellular strategies for chemotactic navigation in complex chemical environments
        401 RAL
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. James A. Huntington
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. James A. Huntington, University of Cambridge "The ins and outs of serpin polymerization."
        B102 CLSL
      5. 1:30 pmSinc Cheung -- UIUC
        Developmental Brown Bag - - HAS BEEN CANCELLED
        819 Psychology
      6. 2:00 pmAlison Lanski, U. of I.
        CLASSICS -- Alison Lanski, U. of I.: "The Use of Emissaries in Herodotus' 'Cyrus Logos'"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      7. 3:00 pmProfessor Peter R. Taylor, Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative and University of Melbourne, "Keeping it Short: A Gzip for Wave Functions"
        165 Noyes Lab
      8. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry Literature SeminarMr. David Wetzel, UIUC, "Boolean Based Biosensors"
        116 RAL
      9. 4:00 pm   Analytical Chemistry Literature SeminarMr. Philip Rabe, UIUC, "Detection of Allergenic Ingredients in Food Products"
        116 RAL
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