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Events for week of March 31, 2013

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  1. Week of March 31, 2013 to April 6, 2013

    1. Sunday, March 31, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        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, April 1, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2.  Info Session: French Field Study and Internship Programs
        103 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth Street)
      3. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      4. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      5. 11:30 am8th Annual Edible Book Festival
        University YMCA, 1001 South Wright Street, Champaign
      6. 12:00 pm

        Mary Kalantzis & Bill Cope, Education, University of Illinois


        EUC Lecture Series: Improving Access to Education for Greek Roma

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1090, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana (map) - *note this is a location change from previously posted information

      7. 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm   4 sessions-
        Scholarhips Information Session for Juniors, Seniors and Graduates
        meetings located in room 514 of IUB (807 S Wright Street)
      8. 3:00 pm - 3:50 pmMary Mallory, Government Information Services, mmallory@illinois.edu
        Finding International Statistics
        314 library
      9. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmWinning Resumes and Cover Letters
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      10. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
      11. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCareer Fairs - Making a Positive Impression
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      12. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
    3. Tuesday, April 2, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. All DayGraduate College Online Learning Symposium
      4. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      5. 10:00 am - 10:50 amReference, Research, and Scholarly Services
        Using the library after graduation
        Main Library - Library 314
      6. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      7. 12:00 pmLaila Houssein, Assistant Professor, University Library; Middle East and North African Librarian
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Islamic Law and Women under Man's Guardianship in Modern Time: The Case of Egypt"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmStudent Spotlights on Latina/o Studies
        La Casa Cultural Latina, 1203 W. Nevada, Urbana
      9. 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm   4 sessions-
        Scholarships Information Sessions for Juniors, Seniors and Graduates
        meetings located in room 514 of IUB (807 S Wright Street)
      10. 2:00 pmLeonardo Bursztyn, Assistant Professor of Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management.
        Lemann Lecture Series: Poverty and the Political Economy of Public Education Spending: Evidence from Brazil
        101 International Studies Building
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSecrets to Successful Job Search & the ICC Ceremony
        1002 Lincoln Hall
      12. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCareer Fairs - Making a Positive Impression
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      13. 5:00 pmNovelist Natalie Bakopoulos
        Modern Greek Studies -- A talk by Novelist Natalie Bakopoulos on her novel, "The Green Shore"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      14. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmJake Nash, Scholarly Commons, sc@library.illinois.edu
        An introduction to NVivo
        314 library
      15. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
    4. Wednesday, April 3, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      4. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Undergraduate Library (UGL)
      5. 10:30 am - 12:00 pmLisa Pierce and Kate Grim-Feinberg
        Grading Writing Assignments by ESL Students
        428 Armory
      6. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      7. 12:00 pmKeera Allendorf, Department of Sociology
        Family Behaviors: Maternal and Child Health in South Asia
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins, Resume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Weston Residence Hall (WEX) 204 E. Peabody Dr
      9. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmKatrina Olson, Organizer; Valeri Werpetinski, Moderator; and guest panelists
        Exploring Service-Learning: Teaching for Good

        142 Psychology Bldg., 603 East Daniel St.       NOTE THE LOCATION

      10. 4:00 pmMartin Wattenberg, Co-leader "Big Picture" visualization group, Google
        CAS Initiative-Culture as Data: Social Spaces on the Internet-Wattenberg
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory Street, Urbana, Illinois
      11. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCenter for Translation Studies - Public lecture by and reception for Professor Antoine Caze
        Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      12. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFinding a Major That Fits
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      13. 4:00 pmKeith Taylor, President of the Modest Needs Foundation: "How to Succeed in Business with a Liberal Arts Degree"
        Illini Union, Illini Room A, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      14. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

        Visiting Professor, Antoine Caze


        Public Lecture by and Reception for Visiting Professor Antoine Caze: "American Literature in France: The Translator's Perspective" and MA Open House

        Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St. Urbana (map)

      15. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmHarriett Green, English and Digital Humanities Librarian, green19@illinois.edu
        Digital humanities workshop: Omeka in a nutshell
        Main Library - Library 314
      16. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    5. Thursday, April 4, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      4. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      5. 12:00 pmJeffrey Lesser, Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of History'and Chair. Emory University
        Lemann Lecture Series: What's so New About the New Multicultural Brazil?
        101 International Studies Building
      6. 12:00 pmSandra Ruiz, Robert Ramirez
        Lunch @ La Casa - Sonic Imagery
        La Casa
      7. 1:00 pm - 1:50 pmCarissa Phillips, Business and Finance Librarian, choller@illinois.edu
        Business information for non-business people
        Main Library - Library 314
      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. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies -- Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSuccessful Interviewing
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      12. 6:00 pmFilm screening: Ekumenopolis: City without limits (a documentary film about Istanbul)

         223 Gregory Hall, 810 South Wright Street (map)

      13. 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmI Journey Workshop
        Asian American Cultural Center: Activities Room
      14. 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmResume/Cover Letter Reviews
        Ikenberry Commons (SDRP)
    6. Friday, April 5, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  MUNI HS Conference
      4. All DaySymposium on Social Dimensions of Renewable Energy
        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
      5. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmMock Interviews
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      6. 9:30 am - 5:00 pmTurkish Studies Symposium: Ethnographies of Istanbul

        Levis Faculty Center (Reading Room, 1st floor) | 919 W Illinois St., Urbana, IL 61801 (map)

      7. 10:00 am - 12:00 pmJohn Tubbs, CITES Academic Technology Services
        How-to Series: Mobile Media Production
        Main Library - Library 314
      8. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmCareer Drop-Ins
        The Career Center, 715 S. Wright St.
      9. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmAlternate Jummah
        Basement
      10. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pmWelcome Lunch for New Postdocs
        304 Coble Hall
      11. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmYoga
        KAM Collections Resource Laboratory
      12. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmJon Glade, PhD candidate, Univ. of Chicago
        EALC - Jon Glade, PhD candidate, Univ. of Chicago: "Between Japan and Korea"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building (2nd floor)
      13. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      14. 5:00 pmPeoria Area World Affairs Council presents: "Is the Arab Spring Turning to Winter?"
        Par-A-Dice Hotel and Conference Center; East Peoria, Illinois
      15. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmBSA Welcome Gathering
        Lounge/Kitchen
      16. 7:00 pmDoCha Chamber Music Festival: Mystere
        Orpheum Theatre (346 N. Neil, Champaign)
      17. 7:30 pm - 11:30 pmCSSA Karaoke and Board Game Night
        Activities Room & Resource Room
    7. Saturday, April 6, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2. All DaySymposium on Social Dimensions of Renewable Energy
        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
      3. 5:00 pmPeoria Area World Affairs Council presents: "Is the Arab Spring Turning to Winter?"
        Par-A-Dice Hotel and Conference Center; East Peoria, Illinois
      4. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      5. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmCounterpoints: Moshekwa Langa, In and Out of Africa
        KAM Contemporary Gallery
      6. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmEncounters: The Arts of Africa
        KAM African Gallery
      7. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmFashioning Traditions of Japan
        KAM Asian Gallery
      8. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmJacob Lawrence: Toussaint L'Ouverture Series
        KAM Light Court
      9. 9:00 am - 12:00 pmTeachers' Workshop
        KAM African Gallery
      10. 1:00 pmDoCha Chamber Music Festival: Musical Moods
        Orpheum Theatre (346 N. Neil, Champaign)
      11. 3:30 pm - 5:30 pmStories of Opposition - Latino Student Activism 1970s-1992
        La Casa Cultural Latina, 1203 W. Nevada, Urbana
      12. 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies -- Documentary film: "The 1923 Forced Greco-Turkish Population Exchange"
        To be announced.
      13. 7:00 pmDoCha Chamber Music Festival: Connections
        Orpheum Theatre (346 N. Neil, Champaign)
      14. 7:00 pmIEI Movie Night
        Noyes 217
      15. 7:00 pmMiddle East Film Festival 2013: "Ali Zaoua"
        1090 Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright Street, Urbana
      16. 8:00 pmDuo X: The Calligraphy Project (streaming live April 6 at 8 p.m. CST)