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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. Sunday, October 28, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmAfrican Gallery Reinstallation
        KAM African Gallery
      3. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmEgungun! Power Concealed
        KAM Light Court
      4. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmFashioning Traditions of Japan
        KAM Asian Gallery
      5. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmFields of Indigo: Installation by Rowland Ricketts with Sound by Norbert Herber
        KAM Contemporary Gallery
      6. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmRising Dragon: Contemporary Chinese Photography
        KAM East Gallery
    2. Monday, October 29, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNoontime Performers
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe and the Illini Union Food Court (lower level)
      3. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmRebecca Bryant
        Interviewing Skills for Faculty Jobs for Graduate Students and Postdocs
        314A Illini Union
      4. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmTherapy Dogs in Undergraduate Library
        Collaboration Rooms on the Upper Level of the Undergraduate Library, 1402 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmMerinda Hensley, Scholarly Commons, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        How to build a great poster
        Main Library - Library 314
      6. 4:00 pmArea Studies FLAS Coordinators
        FLAS Fellowship Information Session for Graduate and Undergraduate Students
        Room 126, Library & Information Science Bldg, 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
      7. 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
      8. 6:00 pmAltar Making Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
      9. 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm   6:45 pmInternship Essentials
        Student Services Arcade Building, Conference Room 143, 715 S Wright Street
      10. 7:30 pmI Journey Workshop: Taking off the Traning Wheels
        Asain American Cultural Center Resource Room
      11. 7:30 pmSugar Skull Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
    3. Tuesday, October 30, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNoontime Performers
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe and the Illini Union Food Court (lower level)
      3. 10:00 amEast African Culture Day
        Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center
      4. 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
      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. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmKate Grim-Feinberg
        Understanding Diverse Cultural Perspectives among Your Students
        428 Armory Bldg
      7. 1:00 pmSurvey Research Lab Office Hours
        University Library, Main Library, Room 306
      8. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmTherapy Dogs in Undergraduate Library
        Collaboration Rooms on the Upper Level of the Undergraduate Library, 1402 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana
      9. 4:00 pmArea Studies FLAS Coordinators
        FLAS Fellowship Information Session for Graduate and Undergraduate Students
        Room 126, Library & Information Science Bldg, 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
      10. 4:00 pmSPANISH -- Study Abroad in Barcelona, Spain, Informational/Recruitment Meeting
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmWinning Resumes for International Students
        The Career Center Conference Room, 715 S. Wright St. room 143
      12. 5:15 pmThe Immature (Immaturi) - Italy, 2011

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      13. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmAngela Rola Presentation with APAC
        Lounge & Kitchen
      14. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmTherapy Dogs in Undergraduate Library
        Collaboration Rooms on the Upper Level of the Undergraduate Library, 1402 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana
      15. 7:30 pmFace Painting Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
      16. 8:30 pmFiguras de Barro Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
      17. 8:30 pmSugar Skull Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
    4. Wednesday, October 31, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNoontime Performers
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe and the Illini Union Food Court (lower level)
      3. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4. 10:00 am - 11:00 amMark Wardecker, Reference Librarian, wardeckm@illinois.edu
        Visualizing your data
        Main Library - Library 314
      5. 12:00 pmBekisizwe Ndimande
        Conducting Qualitative Research with Indigenous Communities: The Case of Post-Apartheid South Africa
        Rm. 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. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      8. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
      9. 6:30 pmI Journey Workshop:Enhancing Stereotype Awareness
        Womens Resource Center
      10. 7:00 pmGlobal Lens Film: QARANTINA (Iraq)
        Latzer Hall, University YMCA, Corner of Wright & Chalmers, Champaign
      11. 7:30 pmAltar Making Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
    5. Thursday, November 1, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNoontime Performers
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe and the Illini Union Food Court (lower level)
      3. 8:00 am - 5:00 pmConference: The Investigation and Definition of Complex Crime

        Faculty Lounge and Conference Center, College of Law

      4. 12:00 pmLunch @ La Casa
      5. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
      6. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
      7. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSarah L. Shreeves, Scholarly Commons, sshreeve@illinois.edu
        Your research rights: Ownership awareness to maximize the impact
        Main Library - Library 314
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies'Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      9. 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
      10. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm   5:00 pmWinning Resumes & Cover Letters
        Student Services Arcade Building, Conference Room 143, 715 S Wright Street
      11. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmJohn Tubbs, CITES Academic Technology Services
        How-to Series: Mobile Media Production
        Main Library - Library 314
      12. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFrench Pause Cafe
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      13. 5:30 pmGallery Conversation - "China Today"
        KAM East Gallery
      14. 6:00 pm"Dream Matters: August Strindberg's Dream Play and Constructions of Subjective Space on the Stage"
        Third Floor, Levis Center (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)
      15. 6:00 pmEric J. Garcia
        Dia De Los Muertos
        1203 W, Nevada
      16. 6:00 pmShirt Screen Printing Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
      17. 6:00 pmSugar Skull Decorating Workshop
        1203 W. Nevada
      18. 7:00 pmKorean Movie Night
        Main Library 66
    6. Friday, November 2, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNoontime Performers
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe and the Illini Union Food Court (lower level)
      3.  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
      4. All Day2012 Tinker Pre-Dissertation Summer Field Research Workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5.  ECU All-Campus Worship
      6.  FUSION stroll competition
      7. All DayDrs. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University; Elabbas Benmamoun, University of Illinois; Usama Soltan, Middlebury College
        Illinois Symposium on Semitic Linguistics (ISSL)
      8. 9:00 amDr. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University
        Lecture: 'Religion and Identity in Egyptian Public Discourse'
        Levis Faculty Center, Reading Room; 919 W. Illinois St.
      9. 10:00 am - 11:00 amMerinda Hensley, Scholarly Commons, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
        How to build a great poster
        Main Library - Library 314
      10. 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

      11. 12:00 pmClaudia Lennhoff, Executive Director of Champaign County Healthcare Consumers
        Friday Forum: The Future of the Universal Healthcare Debate
        Latzer Hall, University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St. Champaign
      12. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYoga
        KAM Collections Resource Laboratory
      13. 1:00 pmDr. Rob Oppenheim (Dept. of Asian Studies, Univ. of Texas at Austin)
        Korean Family in Comparative Perspective: Victorian Anthropology and Korea in the Family of Nations
        2090 B Foreign Languages Building
      14. 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
      15. 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
      16. 7:00 pmTzu Ching Potluck
        Lounge & Kitchen
    7. Saturday, November 3, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmNoontime Performers
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe and the Illini Union Food Court (lower level)
      3. All Day2012 Tinker Pre-Dissertation Summer Field Research Workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. All DayDrs. Reem Bassiouney, Georgetown University; Elabbas Benmamoun, University of Illinois; Usama Soltan, Middlebury College
        Illinois Symposium on Semitic Linguistics (ISSL)
      5.  3 Spot Dance Troupe Fall Show
      6.  X-fest
      7. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmAfrican Gallery Reinstallation
        KAM African Gallery
      8. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmEgungun! Power Concealed
        KAM Light Court
      9. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmFashioning Traditions of Japan
        KAM Asian Gallery
      10. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmFields of Indigo: Installation by Rowland Ricketts with Sound by Norbert Herber
        KAM Contemporary Gallery
      11. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmRising Dragon: Contemporary Chinese Photography
        KAM East Gallery
      12. 12:00 pm - 5:00 pmTango at KAM
        KAM Gelvin Noel Gallery
      13. 7:30 pmAAA Palooza
        Illini Union Courtyard Cafe