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Events for week of October 13, 2013

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  1. Week of October 13, 2013 to October 19, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 13, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, October 14, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    3. Tuesday, October 15, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, October 16, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    5. Thursday, October 17, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
      4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      5. 4:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
    6. Friday, October 18, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, October 19, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
  1. Week of October 13, 2013 to October 19, 2013

    1. Monday, October 14, 2013

      1. 3:30 pmDavid Locke
        David Locke - Gateways to World Music Lecture
        Music Building Auditorium, 1114 West Nevada Street, Urbana, IL
      2. 4:00 pmDr. Anita Singh, Visiting Fulbright Scholar, University of Virginia; Professor Department of English, Faculty of Arts Banaras and Co- Coordinator, Centre for Women's Studies and Development, BHU Hindu University
        "Devadasi: In the Service of God"
        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Maria Luisa Zubizarreta, University of Southern California
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Club talk by Prof. Maria Luisa Zubizarreta, University of Southern California: "Stages of grammaticalization of the assertion structure in Spanish varieties"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmHow to LinkIn
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    2. Tuesday, October 15, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmRachel Havrelock, Associate Professor, Department of English, University of Illinois at Chicago
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: ''Pipeline: The Iraq Petroleum Company and the Kirkuk-Haifa Connection''
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 1:30 pm

        Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University


        The meaining and Importance of Diversity in Higher Education: Reflections After Fisher v. Texas

        Illini Room B, Illini Union

        Free and Open to the Public

      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Ecuador Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1057
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 7:00 pmFall 2013 Film Series: Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at One Hundred ("Charulata" [The Lonely Wife])
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      9. 7:00 pmPast, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "Charulata"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      10. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 16, 2013

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. 3:00 pmDominik Boddin, Kiel Summer School Coordinator
        Information Session for Kiel Summer Business Exchange
        International Studies Building Room 232
      3. 4:00 pmLuciano Garcia Lorenzo (CSIC)
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Luciano Garcia Lorenzo (CSIC). "Politica cultural y teatro en la Espana ultima"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Costa Rica Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1066
      5. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "La Pirogue" (2012), France, Senegal, Germany/ Wolof
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 6:30 pm

        Prof. JoAnna Poblete, University of Wyoming


        Comparative Connectivities: Rethinking Inter-Asian Linkages

        La Casa Cultura Latina

      7. 7:00 pmVigil for Mimi

        Alma Mater

    4. Thursday, October 17, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmCarlos de La Torre, Director, International Studies Program Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Kentucky
        Lecture Series: Rafael Correa's Technopopulism
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - Love and Riots, A Reading by Miguel Jimen'z, English
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      3. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      4. 4:00 pmJordan Finkin
        Jewish Humor's Yiddish Accent
        109 English Building
      5. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      7. 4:05 pm

        Toby Beauchamp, Gender and Women's Studies, Oklahoma State University


        IDPRH Body/Bodies Series: Chemical Control: Hormones, Transgender Studies, and Other Transitions

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum

      8. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
      9. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Social Hour
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 5:30 pmSuman Mukhopadhyay
        Suman Mukhopadhyay: Visiting Filmmaker from India
        209 Huff Hall, 1206 South Fourth Street, Champaign, 61820
      11. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      12. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Persian Coffee Hour
        University YMCA, 1203 S. 4th St. - Champaign
    5. Friday, October 18, 2013

      1.  Ching Kwan Lee, UCLA Sociology Department
        Sociology Transnational Lecture Series: Chinese Investment in Zambia
        3057 Lincoln Hall
      2. 2:00 pmSteve Ellis, Associate Professor of Classics, University of Cincinnati
        CLASSICS - Steve Ellis, Univ. of Cincinnati: "New Discoveries at Pompeii: The University of Cincinnati Excavations of a 'lost' Pompeian Neighborhood"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
      3. 3:00 pmChing Kwan Lee, UCLA Sociology Department
        The Enigma of Chinese capitalism in Africa: Precarious Labor, Resource Nationalism and the Struggle for South-South Development
        3057 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright Street Urbana
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, October 19, 2013

      1. 8:30 amFREE Yoga Session for Students Interested in India or the Gilman Scholarship for study abroad
        CRCE MP1
      2. 2:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmDovie Thomason
        Tricksters and Heroes: The Avengers are Nothing New, Lakota Stories of Mischief and Power
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802