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Events for week of February 16, 2014

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  1. Week of February 16, 2014 to February 22, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 16, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
    2. Monday, February 17, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmCHAI Time
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
    3. Tuesday, February 18, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      4.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
      5.  Verona Studies Program - Extended Deadline
      6. 12:00 pmFood for Thought
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
    4. Wednesday, February 19, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      4.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
      5.  Verona Studies Program - Extended Deadline
    5. Thursday, February 20, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      4.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
      5. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    6. Friday, February 21, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      4.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, February 22, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      3.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
  1. Week of February 16, 2014 to February 22, 2014

    1. Monday, February 17, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Torrey Loucks & Prof. Matt Dye, UIUC Speech and Hearing Science
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar: Prof. Torrey Loucks & Prof. Matt Dye, UIUC Speech and Hearing Science: "Second language acquisition of signed language: linguistic, kinematic and psychological aspects"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      3. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmResume Workshop by Career Services Paraprofessionals

        Asian American Cultural Center

        2nd Floor Activities Room

        1210 W Nevada St

        Urbana

      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmCommunity Gamelan
        School of Music, Room 1188, 1114 W. Nevada Street, Urbana (nearest entrance on Oregon Street)
      5. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmQueer Asian & Asian American Dinner Dialogue

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W. Nevada ST

        Urbana

    2. Tuesday, February 18, 2014

      1. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Spy Games: Technology & Trust in the Transatlantic Relationship

        507 E. Green St., Room 411, Champaign, IL (map)

      2. 12:00 pmPradeep Dhillon, Associate Professor of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Global Art History and Aesthetic Education: The Case from Indian Modern Art"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      3. 2:00 pmNadya Araúo Guimarães, Professor of Sociology, University of São Paulo
        Lecture Series: "Labor Flexibility in a Flexible Market - Intermediaries and its Workers in Brazil"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:30 pmEALC - "Liberating Persuasions in East Asian Literature of the 11th to 15th Centuries"
        Urban Outfitters Building, 507 E. Green, Champaign
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmLINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar and Job Talk: Marine Carpuat (Research Scientist at the National Research Council of Canada)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, February 19, 2014

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexandra Vergetis, PhD, Senior Lecturer; Department of Social Work / Faculty of Health and Caring Professions;Technological Educational Institution of Athens (TEI)

        Katerina Pachi, PhD, Manager of Social Service Department, Thriassio Hospital, Greece and Assistant Professor at TEI, Athens, Greece.


        Skype Brown Bag Presentation: The Impact of Socioeconomic Crisis on Health Sector in Greece: Challenges for Hospital Social Work

        School of Social Work, Room 2015, 1010 W. Nevada St., Urbana (map)

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSPANISH – Information meeting for Spanish as a Minor
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 4:00 pmStudy Abroad Information Session: Bilbao, Spain
        LH 1060
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCENTER FOR TRANSLATION STUDIES - CTS Conversation Table
        The Bread Company on Goodwin, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      8. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmSLATE - Professional Development Workshop: "Getting a Job in SLA (Dossier Preparation)"
        Room G-46 (basement) Foreign Languages Building
      9. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Baran " (Persian, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 8:00 pmSunny Drake "Transgender Seeking"

        Armory Free Theatre

        505 E Armory Rm 160

        Champaign

    4. Thursday, February 20, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmKrassimira Daskalova, Professor of Modern European Cultural History, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski
        New Directions Lecture - Biography as History: The Case of the Bulgarian Communist Functionary Tsola Dragoitcheva (1898-1993)
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign)
      3. 4:00 pm

        Krassimira Daskalova, Professor of Modern European Cultural History, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, Bulgaria


        REEEC New Directions Lecture: Biography as History: The Case of the Bulgarian Communist Functionary Tsola Dragoitcheva (1898-1993)

        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign (map)

      4. 4:00 pmJordan Finkin
        Yiddish: A Love Story
        109 English Building
      5. 7:00 pmErnest Wamba dia Wamba: Professor of History, University of Dar esSalaam (Tanzania); Former Senator, Democratic Republic of the Congo
        2014 W.E.B. DuBois Lecture: "Reflections on the African Renaissance after President Mandela: Where Have We Been? Where Are We Now? Where Are We Headed?"
        Ballroom; Alice Campbell Alumni Center; 601 South Lincoln Avenue; Urbana, IL
    5. Friday, February 21, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmSteven Rose, Emeritus Professor of Biology at the Open University and Emeritus Professor of Physick at Gresham College, London
        SLCL - Professor Steven Rose: "Are You Your Brain?"
        Beckman Tower 2269, 405 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, February 22, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmWinter Tales
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmProfessor Jenell Johnson, Assistant Professor of Communication Arts and Director of the Disability Studies Initiative at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
        SLCL - Professor Jenell Johnson, "A Political Genealogy of Brain Modification"
        Beckman Tower 2269, 405 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana