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Events for week of February 24, 2013

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  1. Week of February 24, 2013 to March 2, 2013

    1. Sunday, February 24, 2013

      1. All DayThe Arab Spring: Ongoing Revolution--An Exhibit from the International & Area Studies Library
        First floor of the Main Library, 1408 Gregory Dr.
      2. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmMusic Performance by Costas
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmBlind Field
        KAM East Gallery
      4. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmCounterpoints: Moshekwa Langa, In and Out of Africa
        KAM Contemporary Gallery
      5. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmEncounters: The Arts of Africa
        KAM African Gallery
      6. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmFashioning Traditions of Japan
        KAM Asian Gallery
      7. 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmJacob Lawrence: Toussaint L'Ouverture Series
        KAM Light Court
      8. 2:00 pm - 6:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
    2. Monday, February 25, 2013

      1. All DayThe Arab Spring: Ongoing Revolution--An Exhibit from the International & Area Studies Library
        First floor of the Main Library, 1408 Gregory Dr.
      2. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      3. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      4. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmKatherine Eriksen
        CareerSTART: Maximize your graduate degree
        210 Illini Union
      5. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmSarah Williams, Life Sciences Data Services Librarian, scwillms@illinois.edu
        Database Design for the Non-Technical Researcher
        Main Library - Library 314
      6. 4:00 pmProfessor Michael Hillmann (University of Texas at Austin)
        "What Persian Language and Literature Say about Iranian Culture, 1941 - 1978"
        Reading Room of the Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois, Urbana
      7. 4:00 pmTinker Fellowship. Application Deadline
      8. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmWinning Resumes and Cover Letters
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      10. 5:30 pmKristen Romberg, Department of Art and Art History, College of Wooster
        Critical Masses: Mass Action, Amateur Theater, and the Social Basis of Russian Constructivism
        302 Architecture Building, 608 East Lorado Taft Drive, Champaign
      11. 6:00 pmMETA - HACU National Internship Program Opportunities
        La Casa
      12. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
      13. 7:30 pm - 8:30 pmProfessor Steven Bowman, Department of Judaic Studies, University of Cincinnati
        Modern Greek Studies -- Professor Steven Bowman, Department of Judaic Studies, University of Cincinnati: "The Book of Yosippon and Jewish Nationalism in Greece (19th and 20th centuries)"
        Alice Campbell Alumni Center Ballroom, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
    3. Tuesday, February 26, 2013

      1. All DayThe Arab Spring: Ongoing Revolution--An Exhibit from the International & Area Studies Library
        First floor of the Main Library, 1408 Gregory Dr.
      2. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      3. 10:00 am - 10:50 amPeg Burnette, Biomedical Sciences Librarian, phburn@illinois.edu
        Survey of Resources for Biomedical Sciences
        Main Library - Library 314
      4. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      5. 12:00 pmNeha Rajora, M.A. student pursuing MLA degree in Department of Landscape Architecture
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Cultural Landscapes of Amber, Rajasthan: Conservation and Planning"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 2:00 pmCeli Scalon, Programa de Ps-Graduao em Sociologia e Antropologia ' IFCS / UFRJ
        Lemann Lecture Series: Development, Inequality and the Rising of a "new class"
        101 International Studies Building
      7. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCheelan Bo-Linn
        Teaching That Sticks: Six Principles for Creating Memorable Lessons
        428 Armory Bldg
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmInformational Interview & Self-Marketing Skills
        1022 Lincoln Hall
      9. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmReference, Research, and Scholarly Services
        Current awareness: Tools to stay current in your field
        Main Library - Library 314
      10. 6:00 pmMETA - Medical School Panel with Latina/os in Pre-Health
        La Casa
      11. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmPeace Corps Information Meeting
        Lounge
      12. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
    4. Wednesday, February 27, 2013

      1. All DayThe Arab Spring: Ongoing Revolution--An Exhibit from the International & Area Studies Library
        First floor of the Main Library, 1408 Gregory Dr.
      2. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      3. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
      5. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      6. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins, Resume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Weston Residence Hall (WEX) 204 E. Peabody Dr
      7. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFinding and Applying to Careers in the Federal Government
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      8. 4:00 pmKirmen Uribe. 'This is not a novel: on the process of writing of my novel Bilbao-New York-Bilbao'
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (FLB 1080)
      9. 4:30 pm - 5:00 pmMary Wolters
        Mindful Meditation
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      10. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana)
      11. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      12. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmInternship Essentials
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      13. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Language Program Film Series: "Peppermint" (Greece, 1999, Greek with English subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      14. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmRace & Space Symposium
        Lounge/Kitchen
      15. 7:00 pmSocial Identity; Exploring the Intersections with the Counseling Center Paraprofessional Program
        La Casa
    5. Thursday, February 28, 2013

      1. All DayThe Arab Spring: Ongoing Revolution--An Exhibit from the International & Area Studies Library
        First floor of the Main Library, 1408 Gregory Dr.
      2. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      3. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      4. 12:00 pmEduardo Ledesma, Assistant Professor. Department of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese. UIUC
        Lecture Series: Net Art, Digital Poetry and Rebellion in Latin America: Digital Contestation Post Y2K
        101 International Studies Building
      5. 12:00 pmCarolina Hildago
        Lunch @ La Casa - Social Justice
        La Casa
      6. 12:00 pm

        Prof. Dzodzi Tsikata, CEGENSA


        Transnational Large-Scale Land Transactions, the Disappearing Commons and Livelihood Insecurities in Ghana: A Gender Perspective

        Heritage Room, ACES Library, 1101 S. Goodwin, Urbana (map)

      7. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmJake Nash, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        An introduction to NVivo
        314 library
      8. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 3:00 pmTea ceremony at Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      10. 6:30 pmPolish Film: Title TBA
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
      11. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmAPAC Coalition
        Lounge/Kitchen
      12. 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmI Journey Workshop
      13. 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Ikenberry Commons (SDRP)
      14. 7:30 pmDouglas R. Ewart and Wadada Leo Smith
        Sudden Sound Concert Series
        KAM Gelvin Noel Gallery
    6. Friday, March 1, 2013

      1.  Keynote by Martin Medina Sr., Catherine Alexander Anthropology, Univ. of Durham, UK, Stephanie Foote English and Gender Studies, UIUC, Nicky Gregson Geography, Univ. of Durham, UK, Darrin Durant Geography ,York University, Daniel Schneider NRES, UIUC, Jonathan Bloom Independent investigative journalist, Janet Kalish Reegan.info, New York City, Michelle Schmidt Sociology, UIUC, Steven Sonka ADM Inst.Post-harvest Loss, UIUC, Zsuzsa Gille Sociology, UIUC
        2013 Joint Area Centers Symposium
        Illini Union, room 314 A
      2. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      3. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      4. 10:00 am - 10:50 amBen Murphy, Reference, Research, and Scholarly Services
        Zotero
        Main Library - Library 314
      5. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      6. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmAlternate Jummah
        Basement
      7. 12:00 pm

        Audrey Williams, University of Iowa, Graduate of the 2012 ACDIS Summer Workshop in International Security


        From Seoul to the Hague: Making the Most of the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit
        356 Armory, 505 East Armory Avenue, Champaign, IL
      8. 12:00 pmMegan Sweeney, Professor of Sociology at UCLA
        Megan Sweeney
        TBA
      9. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmSandy Finley
        Teaching Philosophy Basics for Graduate Students
        428 Armory
      10. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYoga
        KAM Collections Resource Laboratory
      11. 3:00 pmThe Future of Waste (Joint Area Centers Symposium, March 1-2)
        Illini Union, Room 314A
      12. 4:00 pmLynne Rudder Baker, Department of Philosophy, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
        MillerComm2013-Baker
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory Street, Urbana, Illinois
      13. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      14. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmBSA Welcome Gathering
        Lounge/Kitchen
    7. Saturday, March 2, 2013

      1.  Keynote by Martin Medina Sr., Catherine Alexander Anthropology, Univ. of Durham, UK, Stephanie Foote English and Gender Studies, UIUC, Nicky Gregson Geography, Univ. of Durham, UK, Darrin Durant Geography ,York University, Daniel Schneider NRES, UIUC, Jonathan Bloom Independent investigative journalist, Janet Kalish Reegan.info, New York City, Michelle Schmidt Sociology, UIUC, Steven Sonka ADM Inst.Post-harvest Loss, UIUC, Zsuzsa Gille Sociology, UIUC
        2013 Joint Area Centers Symposium
        Illini Union, room 314 A
      2. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      3. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmBlind Field
        KAM East Gallery
      4. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmCounterpoints: Moshekwa Langa, In and Out of Africa
        KAM Contemporary Gallery
      5. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmEncounters: The Arts of Africa
        KAM African Gallery
      6. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmFashioning Traditions of Japan
        KAM Asian Gallery
      7. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmJacob Lawrence: Toussaint L'Ouverture Series
        KAM Light Court
      8. 9:30 amThe Future of Waste (Joint Area Centers Symposium, March 1-2)
        Illini Union, Room 314A
      9. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmTango at KAM
        KAM Gelvin Noel Gallery
      10. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmLatin American Story Time
        Champaign Public Library
      11. 2:00 pmSlavic Story Time - Russian folk tale The Animals' Revenge
        Megan's Reading Room, Urbana Free Library
      12. 2:30 pm27th Annual Asian American Assoc. Fashion Show - Take Off Your Shoes