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Events for week of January 26, 2014

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  1. Week of January 26, 2014 to February 1, 2014

    1. Sunday, January 26, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmBe Inspired: A Demonstration Day by the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, January 27, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmDr. Zheng Sun
        MIP Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Zheng Sun, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, "Epigenomic Regulation of Metabolism by Histone Deacetylase 3 (HDAC3)"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Johannes Boehm (LSE)
        7 DKH
      3. 4:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical
        142 Psychology Bldg.
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Aazamosadat Feizmohammadpour, UIUC Linguistics
        LINGUISTICS - Seminar Series Lecture by Dr. Aazamosadat Feizmohammadpour, UIUC Linguistics. Attraction Effect of Object on Subject-Verb Agreement in Persian
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 4:00 pm   Organic ChemistryProfessor Scott Phillips
        Professor Scott Phillips, The Pennsylvania State University, "Interfacing organic and analytical chemistry to advance point-of-care diagnostics"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory
      6. 4:00 pmKiryung Lee
        “Compressed sensing of sparse rank-one matrices”
        141 Coordinated Science Lab
    3. Tuesday, January 28, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmNorma Claire Moruzzi,Associate Professor of Political Science, Gender and Women’s Studies, and History and Director of the International Studies Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: “Food as a Social Relation: Sabzi and the Question of Women’s Skilled Domestic Labor,” or: “Why Don’t Iranian Women Participate in the Formal Economy?”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmDepartmental FLAS Deadline
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Joana Naritomi (Harvard)
        7 DKH
      5. 3:45 pmBrian Fields
        Astronomy Colloquium: "A Bitter Pill--The Primordial Lithium Problem"
        Astronomy 134
      6. 4:00 pmPsyc 290 Research Fair
        Psychology Atrium
      7. 5:00 pmDr. Jennifer Boittin, Pennsylvania State University
        "Migrant Women, Sex and Race in the French Colonial City, 1919-1945"
        Bevier 328
      8. 5:00 pmDr. Jennifer Boittin, Pennsylvania State University
        FRENCH - Dr. Jennifer Boittin, Pennsylvania State University "Migrant Women, Sex and Race in the French Colonial City, 1919-1945"
        Room 328, Bevier Hall
      9. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Jennifer Boittin, Associate Professor of French, Francophone Studies, and History, Pennsylvania State University


        Lecture: Migrant Women, Sex and Race in the French Colonial City, 1919-1945

        Bevier Hall, Room 328, 905 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana (map)

    4. Wednesday, January 29, 2014

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmU.S. Caucus Meeting
        307 Greg Hall
      2. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Vanessa Isabel Alviarez (Michigan)
        7 DKH
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Sharon Choi
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Sharon Choi (2013 Anne A. Johnson Work Award Seminar), "Polyphosphate modulates hemostasis, thrombosis, and inflammation"
        B102 CLSL
      4. 4:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical
        142 Psychology Bldg.
      5. 4:00 pmProf. JR Schmidt, University of Wisconsin, "Physically-motivated force field from symmetry-adapted perturbation theory"
        112 Chem Annex
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:50 pmHIST Env. Hist Reading Group
        313 Greg Hall
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "The Syrian Bride"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, January 30, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Michael Hoppa
        MIP Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Michael Hoppa, Weill Cornell Medical College, "A New Layer of Synaptic Plasticity, The Action Potential Waveform"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      2. 2:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Tanya Byker (Michigan)
        7 DKH
      3. 4:00 pm   Organic Chemistry Seminar of Special InterestDr. David Sarlah
        Dr. David Sarlah, Organic Chemistry Special Interest Seminar, ETH Zurich, "Rapid and Controlled Formation of Molecular Complexity: Total Synthesis of Anti-Infective Agents and New Concepts in Asymmetric Catalysis"
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      4. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Allison Hansen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign/Entomology


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Allison Hansen of University of Illinois/Entomology, "Small RNAs in Small Genomes"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      5. 4:00 pmCynthia Buckley, Professor of Sociology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        New Directions Lecture - Improvement in Reproductive Health in Central Asia: How Much and for Whom?
        Msgr. Swetland Assembly Room, St. John's Catholic Newman Center (604. E. Armory Ave., Champaign)
      6. 4:00 pmJordan Finkin
        The Yiddish Sonnet
        109 English Building
      7. 5:00 pmDr. Burleigh Hendrickson, Northeastern University
        "Francophone Migration and Youth Protest: 1968 in Tunisia."
        Bevier 328
      8. 5:00 pmBurleigh Hendrickson, Northeastern University
        FRENCH - Burleigh Hendrickson, Northeastern University: "Francophone Migration and Youth Protest: 1968 in Tunisia"
        Room 328, Bevier Hall
      9. 5:00 pm

        Burleigh Hendrickson, Northeastern University


        Lecture: Francophone Migration and Youth Protest: 1968 in Tunisia

        Bevier Hall, Room 328, 905 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana (map)

      10. 5:00 pmBenjamin Ridgway, EALC: "Two Halls of Hangzhou: Local Gazetteers and the Grading of Geography for a Song Dynasty City"
        Medieval Studies Colloquium - Benjamin Ridgway, EALC: "Two Halls of Hangzhou"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      11. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, January 31, 2014

      1. 9:30 amNichelle Carpenter
        Clinical/Community Brown Bag -- Nichelle Carpenter -- University of Illinois
        819 Psychology
      2. 12:00 pm2014 Tinker information meeting
        200 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Lukasz Joachimiak
        Biochemistry Seminar (Molecular Neuroscience Faculty Search Candidate): Dr. Lukasz Joachimiak (Stanford University) “Deciphering the architecture and mechanics of a protein folding machine: the eukaryotic chaperonin TRiC/CCT"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      4. 12:00 pmRichelle Bernazzoli (Geography-UIUC)
        Faculty-Student Seminar
        404 David Kinley Hall
      5. 1:30 pmMonica Fabiani
        Developmental Brown Bag -- Monica Fabiani -- Univ. of Illinois
        819 Psychology
      6. 3:00 pmRodney Benson, Professor, New York University
        FRENCH@ILLINOIS - Professor Rodney Benson, New York University, "Shaping Immigration News: A French-American Comparison"
        3057 Lincoln Hall, 702 South Wright Street, Urbana
      7. 3:00 pm

        Rodney Benson, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Media, Culture, and Communication, New York University


        Lecture: Shaping Immigration News: A French-American Comparison

        3057 Lincoln Hall, 702 South Wright St., Urbana (map)

      8. 3:00 pmRodney Benson
        Shaping Immigration News in France and the US
        3057 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright St, Urbana
      9. 3:30 pmEconometrics Seminar-Bin Chen (U of Rochester)
        7 DKH
      10. 5:00 pmChristine Kalleeny, Professor of Practice in Arabic, Coordinator of the Arabic Language Program, Lehigh University
        CWL - Christine Kalleeny, Professor of Practice in Arabic, Coordinator of the Arabic Language Program, Lehigh University: "Tempting the Theologian: the 'Cure' of Wine’s Seduction"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      11. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
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