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Events for week of March 24, 2013

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  1. Week of March 24, 2013 to March 30, 2013

    1. Sunday, March 24, 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
    2. Monday, March 25, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 9:00 pmArt at the Y Exhibit: Garden of Verses
        University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      2.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    3. Tuesday, March 26, 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.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    4. Wednesday, March 27, 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. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLieutenant Colonel Eric Stetson, Professor and Head, Department of Military Science
        Food for the Soul: Challenging Ourselves to be Life-Long Learners
        708 S. Mathews Avenue Urbana, IL 61801
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    5. Thursday, March 28, 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.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

      4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony at Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
    6. Friday, March 29, 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
    7. Saturday, March 30, 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
  1. Week of March 24, 2013 to March 30, 2013

    1. Monday, March 25, 2013

      1. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
    2. Tuesday, March 26, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmLauren Osborne, Visiting Instructor, Department of Religion
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Sound Meaning: Understanding the Recited Qur'an"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJack J. Hutchens, PhD Candidate, Slavic Languages and Literatures
        Noontime Scholar Lecture - Polish, Jewish, Queer: The Hybridities of Julian Stryjkowski
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign IL
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmJulio Csar Bicca-Marques, Ph.D., Lemann Distinguished Visiting Scholar
        Lemann Lecture Series: Monkeys, humans and yellow fever: a case of lethal and costly misinformation in southern Brazil
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmProfessor Carolyn Nadeau, Illinois Wesleyan University
        SIP Colloquium - Professor Carolyn Nadeau, Illinois Wesleyan University: "Transcultural Food: What Cervantes' Writing Reveals about New World-Old World Exchanges"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 4:00 pmMartha Crenshaw of the Center for International Security and the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University
        "Responding to Global Terrorism: Provocation, Retaliation and Deterrence"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana
      6. 4:00 pm

        Martha Crenshaw, Center for International Security, Stanford University


        CANCELLED: MillerComm 2013: Responding to Global Terrorism: Provocation, Retaliation and Deterrence

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory Street, Urbana (map)

      7. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm   2 half hour sessions-
        Freshman & Sophomore Scholarship Information Session
        514 of IUB (807 S Wright Street)
      8. 6:00 pmMETA - Get Started on that Paper: Library Resources
        1203 W. Nevada
      9. 6:30 pmRussian Film: "You I Love" O. Stolpovskaja. 2005.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    3. Wednesday, March 27, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmStephanie Nohelani Teves, Visiting Instructor, American Indian Studies
        Aloha in Drag: The Politics of Kanaka Maoli Performance
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 12:00 pmDickson Bennet Vuwa Phiri, College Librarian, University of Malawi, Chancellor College- (Chairperson- Zomba Sister City LCC); Fatuma Ahmed Bhima, Headmistress, Bwaila Primary School, (Vice chairperson, Zomba Sister City LCC); Ian Dolozi, Assistant Director of Engineering Services, Zomba City Council, (SAI Project supervisor); Alick Chima, Administrative Officer, Zomba City Council; Innocent Phillip Malomo, Environmental Health Officer, Zomba City Council; Elizabeth Moreen Chingayipe, District Environmental Health Officer, Zomba DHO, (Member Zomba Sister City LCC)
        Center for African Studies: "Perspectives on Health, Sanitation and Waste Management Projects in Zomba, Malawi"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      3. 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm   4 sessions-
        Freshman & Sophomore Scholarship Information Session
        meetings located in room 514 of IUB (807 S Wright Street)
      4. 1:30 pm - 3:00 pmDenis Mizne, Executive Director Fundao Lemann
        Lemann Lecture Series: The state of education in Brazil today: Challenges and innovations
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana)
    4. Thursday, March 28, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmBruce Bagley, Professor and Chair. Department of International Studies. University of Miami
        Lecture Series: Major Trends in Drug Trafficking and Organized Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean in the 21st Century
        101 International Studies Building
      2. 12:00 pmRicardo Bracho
        Lunch @ La Casa - Ricardo Bracho
        La Casa
      3. 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm   4 sessions-
        Freshman & Sophomore Scholarships Information Session
        meetings located in room 514 of IUB (807 S Wright Street)
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Yann Robert, Univ. of Illinois-Chicago, Dept. of French and Francophone Studies
        FRENCH/French@Illinois - Professor Yann Robert, Univ. of Illinois-Chicago, Dept. of French and Francophone Studies: "The Resurrection of Calas, the Burial of the King: Performing Justice in Revolutionary France"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Carlos de Cuba (University of Calgary)
        Linguistics Seminar Series -- Professor Carlos de Cuba (University of Calgary)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmAPAC Coalition
        Lounge/Kitchen
    5. Friday, March 29, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmAlternate Jummah
        Basement
      2. 12:00 pm

        Esra Özyürek, Anthropology, UC San Diego


        EUCE Muslim Identities in the EU/Islam in Europe Lecture Series: Being German, Becoming Muslim: Religious Conversion, Islamophobia, and Belonging in Germany

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmHolly Nibert, Western Michigan University
        SLATE Language Program Coordination -- Holly Nibert, Western Michigan University
        Room 1060, Lincoln Hall, 702 South Wright Street, Urbana
      4. 2:30 pmJeff Henderson, Boston University
        CLASSICS -- Jeff Henderson, Boston University: "The Role of the Comic Chorus in Aristophanes' Attacks on Cleon, 426-422"
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSLCL Book Club - "Crying Whorf"
        Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      7. 8:00 pmDr. Lily Afshar, Professor of Guitar, University of Memphis
        Recital: Classical Guitarist Lily Afshar
        134 Plym Auditorium at Temple Buell Hall
    6. Saturday, March 30, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 5:00 pmAfrican Students Organization: 10th Annual Spring Forum 2013
        SDRP (Student Dining & Residential Programs Building); Room 2025B and 2025C 301 E. Gregory Drive; Champaign, IL 61820
      2. 12:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum WorldFest
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 7:00 pmMiddle East Film Festival 2013: "The Yacoubian Building"
        1090 Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright Street, Urbana