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Events for week of February 9, 2014

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  1. Week of February 9, 2014 to February 15, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 9, 2014

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

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

      2. 3:00 pmThomas Howe, Southwestern University
        CLASSICS, AIA - Thomas Howe, Southwestern University: "The Garden of Flora: New Discoveries at the Roman Seaside Villas of Stabiae near Pompei"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana.
    2. Monday, February 10, 2014

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

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

      2. 12:00 pmNeal Roese
        SPO Brown Bag -- Neal Roese -- Kellogg Business School
        815 Psychology
      3. 1:00 pmStephanie Gaillard, doctoral candidate in French, UIUC
        Stéphanie Gaillard: "Elicited Imitation Task as a Method for Proficiency Assessment in Institutional and Research Settings”
        2090B Foreign Language Building
      4. 2:00 pmDr. Benjamin T. Spike
        MIP Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Benjamin T. Spike, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, "Deconstructing Stem Cells and Cancer from the Fetal Mammary Perspective"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      5. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Ryan Monarch (Michigan)
        7 DKH
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Kara Federmeier, U of I Psychology
        LINGUISTICS - Seminar Series talk by Prof. Kara Federmeier, U of I Psychology: "Time for Meaning: What electrophysiology reveals about how the brain makes sense of the world"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 8:00 pm   John C. Bailar Jr. Lectures2014 John C. Bailar Lecture, Professor Jacqueline K. Barton, California Institute of Technology, "Signaling through DNA"
        B102 CLSL
    3. Tuesday, February 11, 2014

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

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

      2. 11:00 am - 1:00 pmATLAS Web Office Hours
      3. 11:00 amWendy Cho and Jake Bowers (Illinois)
        Comparative Politics Workshop
        404 David Kinley Hall
      4. 12:00 pmBruce Berndt, Professor of Mathematics
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Srinivasa Ramanujan: His Life and Notebooks"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      5. 12:00 pmAileen Friesen, REEEC Postdoctoral Fellow
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Orthodox Travel and the Conquering of the Kazakh Steppe
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      6. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 2:00 pmMatthew S. Winters, Department of Political Science, UIUC
        Lemann Lecture Series: Credibility and Specificity: When do Brazilian Voters Act on Information about Corruption?
        101 ISB, 910 S. Fifht Street, Champaign IL
      8. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Guillermo Marshall (Northwestern)
        7 DKH
      9. 3:45 pmKim Coble, Chicago State University, Associate Professor of Physics
        Astronomy Colloquium: "Using Results from Research on Undergraduate Learning in Cosmology to Build an Interactive Student-Centered Curriculum"
        Astronomy 134
      10. 4:00 pm   John C. Bailar Jr. Lectures2014 John C. Bailar Lecture, Professor Jacqueline K. Barton, California Institute of Technology, "Targeting DNA Mismatches with Metalloinserters"
        112 Chem Annex
      11. 5:00 pmDr. Felisa Reynolds, University of Saint Thomas
        "Maryse Condé’s taste for history, Victoire: savoring the words"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      12. 5:00 pmDr. Felisa Reynolds, University of Saint Thomas
        FRENCH - Dr. Felisa Reynolds, University of Saint Thomas: "Maryse Conde’s taste for history, Victoire: savoring the words"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      13. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Felisa Reynolds, Assistant Professor in Modern & Classical Languages, University of Saint Thomas


        French Department Lecture: Maryse Condé's Taste for History, Victoire: Savoring the Words

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    4. Wednesday, February 12, 2014

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

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

      2. 12:00 pmCell & Developmental Biology Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Meelad Dawlaty, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research,"Epigenetic Regulation of Stem Cells and Development by Tet Enzymes"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      3. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmMajors & Minors Fair
        Illini Union Rooms A,B, and C
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmATLAS Web Office Hours
      5. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Liliana Varela (Paris School of Econ)
        7 DKH
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Erik Procko
        Biochemistry Seminar (Molecular Neuroscience Faculty Search Candidate): Dr. Erik Procko (University of Washington), "Using designer proteins to explore biology: computational design of protein-protein interactions"
        116 Roger Adams Laboratory (RAL)
      7. 4:00 pmProf. Francesco Paesani, UC- San Diego, "Computer modeling of metal-organic frameworks; From molecular adsorption to proton conduction"
        112 Chem Annex
      8. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Never on Sunday" (Modern Greek, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm2013-14 International Careers Workshop Series: International Careers in Business, Government and NGOs

        Lincoln Hall 1000, 702 South Wright St., Urbana, IL (map)

      10. 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmVictoria Spring, The Career Center; Alissa Harvey, Campus Peace Corps Representative
        International Careers Workshop Series 2013-14: International Careers in Government, Non-profits, and Business
        1 Lincoln Hall 1000, 702 S. Wright Street n Urbana, IL 61801
    5. Thursday, February 13, 2014

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

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

      2. 10:00 amMary Arends-Kuenning, Interim Director of the Lemann Institute
        How to Write a Fellowship Application workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pmHIST Medicine and Science Reading Group
        4 Gregory Hall
      4. 12:00 pmEduardo Brondizio, Professor, Department of Anthropology, Adjunct Professor, School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) and Department of Geography Indiana University Bloomington
        Lecture Series: The land above, within, and below: Territorial rights and the evolving complexity of landscapes in the Amazon
        101 ISB, 910 S. Fifht Street, Champaign IL
      5. 12:00 pmDr. Hye Yoon Park
        MIP Faculty Search Candidate Seminar: Dr. Hye Yoon Park, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, “Watching Single Endogenous mRNA in Neurons in vivo”.
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, B102 CLSL
      6. 3:00 pmDr. Jeffrey Martin, University of Hong Kong
        EALC, Anthropology - Dr. Jeffrey Martin, University of Hong Kong: "Chinese Police Affect""
        Lincoln Hall, Room 1002
      7. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Joan Monras (Columbia)
        212 DKH
      8. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      9. 4:00 pm

        Dr. Juliane Bubeck-Wardenburg, University of Chicago


        Microbiology Seminar: Dr. Juliane Bubeck-Wardenburg of University of Chicago, "Staphylococcus aureus alpha-toxin: complexities of a host-pathogen interaction"
        Charles G. Miller Auditorium, Room B102 Chemical & Life Sciences Laboratory
      10. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, February 14, 2014

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

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

      2. 9:30 amAlison Bell -- Animal Biology; Integrative and Genomic Biology
        Clinical/Community Brown Bag -- Alison Bell -- University of Illinois
        819 Psychology
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 12:00 pmBryce Reeder (UIUC)
        Faculty-Student Seminar
        404 David Kinley Hall
      5. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Kostas Kourtikakis (Political Science)
        Carol Leff (Political Science)
        Oleksandra Wallo (Slavic)


        Roundtable Discussion: Understanding the Ukrainian Maidan: Between Russia and the EU

        Room 126, GSLIS Building, 501 E. Daniel St., Champaign (map)

      6. 1:30 pmPei Pei Setoh
        Developmental Brown Bag -- Pei Pei Setoh -- Univ. of Illinois
        819 Psychology
      7. 3:30 pmRecruiting Seminar- Erik Vogt (Duke)
        7 DKH
      8. 4:00 pmLane Schwartz (Research Scientist at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Ohio)
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar and Job Talk: Lane Schwartz (Research Scientist at the Air Force Research Laboratory, Ohio): "An Incremental Syntactic Language Model for Statistical Phrase-based Translation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      10. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, February 15, 2014

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

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

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMiddle East Story Time - Issa and the Coin
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