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Events for week of February 23, 2014

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  1. Week of February 23, 2014 to March 1, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 23, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    2. Monday, February 24, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2.  Deadline: 2014-15 Lemann Graduate Fellowship for Brazilian Studies
      3.  Deadline: Tinker 2014 Fellowship
      4. 9:00 am - 11:30 amBuddy Strube & Adam LeGrande
        FormBuilder Workshop and Demo
        50 Gerty Drive Room 1124 (AITS Building)
      5. 9:00 amI Love LAS
        Lincoln Hall and Illini Union
      6. 12:00 pmDamarys Canache (Illinois)
        Comparative Politics Workshop
        404 David Kinley Hall
      7. 12:00 pm

        Steve Bridges, United Kingdom Consul General


        EUC Lecture: UK in the USA: Perspectives and Priorities

        Room 314A, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana (maps)

      8. 12:00 pmLiwen Liu
        SPO Brown Bag -- Liwen Liu -- University of Illinois
        819 Psychology
      9. 2:00 pmDr. Bernadette E. Grayson
        MIP Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Bernadette Grayson, University of Cincinnati, " Bariatric surgery: A cure or a curse?"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      10. 2:00 pmRecruiting Seminar- Anita Mukherjee (U of Penn)
        7 DKH
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDarren Tanner, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, U. of I.
        LINGUISTICS - Darren Tanner, Assistant Professor of Linguistics, U. of I.
        Department of Linguistics
      12. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJP Cuenca (author) and Elizabeth Lowe (Translator)
        TRANSLATION STUDIES - "International Perspectives on Brazilian Literature: A Bilingual Reading and discussion, by JP Cuenca (author) and Elizabeth Lowe (Translator) from "The Happiest Ending for a Love Story is an Accident"
        Illini Union Bookstore - Authors Corner (2nd floor)
      13. 4:00 pmAslan Tchamkerten, Associate Professor; Digital Communications Group; Communications and Electronics Department; Telecom ParisTech
        “Information Theory of Bursty Communication”
        141 Coordinated Science Lab
    3. Tuesday, February 25, 2014

      1. 9:00 amI Love LAS
        Lincoln Hall and Illini Union
      2. 10:00 am   TRPF Mock LectureDr. Shawn Miller
        Dr. Shawn Miller, Teaching Research Postdoctoral Fellow Mock Lecture
        116 Roger Adams Lab
      3. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmATLAS Web Office Hours
      4. 12:00 pmRhona Seidelman, Visiting Professor, History and Program in Jewish Culture and Society
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Under Quarantine: The Forgotten Story of Israel's Ellis Island (1949-1952)"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      5. 12:00 pmBob Pahre
        Graduate Student Professionalization Series
        404 David Kinley Hall
      6. 12:00 pmRhona Seidelman
        Under Quarantine: The Forgotten Story of Israel's Ellis Island (1949-1952)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
      7. 1:20 pm   TRPF Research SeminarDr. Shawn Miller
        Dr. Shawn Miller, Teaching Research Postdoctoral Fellow Research Seminar
        433 Roger Adams Lab
      8. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Xiaohuan Lan (CKGSB)
        7 DKH
      10. 3:45 pmJohn ZuHone, NASA GFSC
        Astronomy Colloquium: "The Physics of Gas Sloshing in the Cores of Galaxy Clusters"
        Astronomy 134
      11. 4:00 pmJob Talk - Clinical
      12. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmSPANISH – Information meeting for Spanish as a Minor
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      13. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, February 26, 2014

      1. 9:00 amI Love LAS
        Lincoln Hall and Illini Union
      2. 12:00 pmCell & Developmental Biology Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Timothy Mosca, Stanford University, Department of Biology, "Deciphering the Molecular and Circuit Logic of Synapse Formation in Drosophila"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      3. 12:00 pm

        Marijus Gudynas, Consul General of Lithuania in Chicago
        Simeon Stoilov, Bulgarian Consul General of Bulgaria in Chicago
        Robert Rusiecki , Deputy Consul General of Poland in Chicago
        George Predescu, Consul General of Romania

        Moderated by Carol Leff, Political Science, University of Illinois


        Roundtable Panel Discussion with Members of Chicago Consular Corps: “The EU’s Big Bang and Beyond: A Decade after Eastern Enlargement”

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana (map)

      4. 1:45 pmRecruiting Seminar- Lorenzo Michelozzi (Northwestern)
        7 DKH
      5. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmATLAS Web Office Hours
      6. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Woong Yong Park (Univ of HK)
        7 DKH
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Mtani Kwetu" (Swahili with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, February 27, 2014

      1. 9:00 amI Love LAS
        Lincoln Hall and Illini Union
      2. 12:00 pmPilar Egüez Guevara, PhD. Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
        Lecture Series: Coconut controversies in Esmeraldas-Ecuador
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pmDr. Erik Nelson
        MIP Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Erik Nelson, Duke University School of Medicine, Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, "Obesity, Hypercholesterolemia and Breast Cancer"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      4. 12:00 pm   CHEM 575 Lit SeminarMr. Emily Ulrich
        Ms. Emily Ulrich, UIUC, "From Discovery to Application: Pyrrolysine Gets Incorporated"
        163 Noyes Lab
      5. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Andrey Fradkin (Stanford)
        7 DKH
      6. 4:00 pmJob Talk - Kanfer
        142 Psychology Bldg.
      7. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      8. 4:00 pmMathematics Colloquium: Krishnaswami Alladi (University of Florida)
        245 Altgeld Hall
      9. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Seema Mattoo, Purdue University


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Seema Mattoo of Purdue Univerity, "Fic Proteins: An Exciting Frontier in Post-Translational Regulation of Cell Signaling"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      10. 4:00 pmDr. Ying Wei
        Statistics Seminar: Quantile secondary analysis for case-control studies with applications to GWAS data, Dr. Ying Wei, Columbia University
        165 Everitt Lab
      11. 4:00 pm

        John Jurisic


        White City: A Photographer's Retrospective on the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Olympics

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1090, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana (map)

      12. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, February 28, 2014

      1. 9:00 amI Love LAS
        Lincoln Hall and Illini Union
      2. 8:00 am - 5:00 pmLuise White, University of Florida
        2014 Women's and Gender History Symposium
        Illini Union, Room 209
      3. 9:30 amAmy Holtzworth-Munroe
        Clinical/Community Brown Bag -- Amy Holtzworth-Munroe -- Indiana University
        819 Psychology
      4. 12:00 pmDr. Hau Lou
        Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Hau Lou (Case Western Reserve University) "Calcium-mediated epigenetic regulation of alternative splicing in cardiomyocytes"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium (B102 CLSL)
      5. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 12:00 pmSusan Hansen
        404 David Kinley Hall
      7. 12:10 pm

        Ambassador Ian C. Kelly, US Department of State


        Lecture: The US, Russia, and Bridging the East-West Divide

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1000, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana (map)

      8. 1:30 pmSue Hespos
        Developmental Brown Bag -- Sue Hespos -- Northwestern University
        819 Psychology
      9. 2:00 pmDavid Sansone, Professor Emeritus of Classics
        CLASSICS - David Sansone, Professor Emeritus of Classics: "And the Last Shall be First: The Place of the Satyr-Play in the Tragic Tetralogy"
        Lucy Ellis lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 4:30 pm - 9:00 pmGlobalFest 2014: A Celebration of World Languages & Cultures

        Normal Community West High School, 501 N Parkside Rd., Normal, Illinois (map)

      11. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, March 1, 2014

      1. 8:00 am - 1:00 pmLuise White, University of Florida
        2014 Women's and Gender History Symposium
        Illini Union, Room 209
      2. 8:30 am - 4:00 pmGlobalFest 2014: A Celebration of World Languages & Cultures

        Normal Community West High School, 501 N Parkside Rd., Normal, Illinois (map)

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