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Events for week of October 21, 2012

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  1. Week of October 21, 2012 to October 27, 2012

    1. Sunday, October 21, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
      3.  New Deadlines for Spring 2013 (still time to apply!!)
    2. Monday, October 22, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
      3.  New Deadlines for Spring 2013 (still time to apply!!)
      4.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    3. Tuesday, October 23, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
      3.  New Deadlines for Spring 2013 (still time to apply!!)
      4.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    4. Wednesday, October 24, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
      3.  New Deadlines for Spring 2013 (still time to apply!!)
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      5. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    5. Thursday, October 25, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
      3.  New Deadlines for Spring 2013 (still time to apply!!)
      4.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

      5. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
      6. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
    6. Friday, October 26, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
    7. Saturday, October 27, 2012

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions, every Mon-Thurs while classes are in session
        Lincoln Hall 1027
  1. Week of October 21, 2012 to October 27, 2012

    1. Monday, October 22, 2012

      1. 5:15 pmProfessor Elisabeth Waghall Nivre, Stockholm University
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES--Professor Elisabeth Waghall Nivre, Stockholm University: "Literary and Cultural Historiography: Telling Early Modern Life Stories from a Gender Perspective"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:15 pm

        Elisabeth Wåghäll Nivre, Stockholm University


        Literary and Cultural Historiography: Telling Early Modern Life Stories from a Gender Perspective

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 5:30 pmMETA: AHS Informational
        1203 W, Nevada
      4. 6:30 pm - 9:00 pmI Journey Workshop
        Activities Room
      5. 7:00 pmMEChA: General Meeting
        1203 W, Nevada, Room 104
      6. 7:00 pmOrgan Donation Event
        La Casa, 1203 W. Nevada
    2. Tuesday, October 23, 2012

      1. 10:00 amFLAS Fellowship Info Session for U of I Departments

        International Studies Building, Room 101

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Petra Kuppinger, Department of Sociology/Anthropology, Monmouth College
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Global Transformations and Local Footsteps: The Making of a Muslim Public Sphere in a German City"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      3. 12:00 pm

        Petra Kuppinger, Sociology/Anthropology, Monmouth College


        Global Transformations and Local Footsteps: The Making of a Muslim Public Sphere in a German City

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building

      4. 2:00 pmJoseph Love, Professor Emeritus, History. Former director Lemann Institute
        Lemann Lecture Series:The Revolt of the Whip
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Rajend Mesthrie, University of Cape Town
        Linguistics Club talk: Professor Rajend Mesthrie, University of Cape Town
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      6. 6:00 pmMETA- Mocktails with HACE and LUL: Navigating a Networking Event
        1203 W. Nevada
      7. 7:00 pmWe Overcame Torture: Lessons from the fight against sexual violence and State repression in Mexico"
        1203 W, Nevada
    3. Wednesday, October 24, 2012

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

        Teresa Serra, Researcher at the Center for Agro-Food Economy and Development


        Biofuel-related Price Volatility Literature: A Review and New Approaches

        IGPA Giertz Conference Room, Urbana

      3. 12:00 pmShawn Lampkins
        The Impacts Urban Schools in Kwa-Zulu Natal [South Africa] Have On the Achievement and Motivation of Secondary School Students
        Rm. 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. 4:00 pmDr. Sandra Ruiz
        Postdoctoral Research Colloquium: "Timing Ricanness: The Performance of Bodies in Endurance"
        319 Gregory Hall
      5. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmSLATE Job Search Workshop: Interviewing and Negotiating
        Room G-30 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRussian Conversation Table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      7. 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmVSA General Meeting/Social Events
        Lounge & Kitchen
    4. Thursday, October 25, 2012

      1. 12:00 pmDavid Mares, Institute of the Americas Chair for Inter-American Affairs. Director, Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies. Professor, Political Science, University of California, San Diego
        Lectures Series: Resource Nationalism in Latin America: Concepts, Politics and Policy
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. 12:00 pmLunch @ La Casa
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4.  Chandan Reddy Lecture

         

      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Andrew Wedel, University of Arizona
        Linguistics Seminar Series -- Prof. Andrew Wedel, University of Arizona
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFrench Pause Cafe
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      7. 5:30 pmGallery Conversation
        Krannert Art Museum; 500 East Peabody Drive; Champaign, IL 61820
      8. 6:00 pm   8: 00 pmCultural Workshop - NAPAWF
        Lounge & Kitchen
      9. 6:00 pmFilm Screening: Precious Knowledge
        Main Library Room 66
      10. 7:00 pmWhen China Met Africa
        The Urbana Free Library; 210 West Green Street; Urbana, IL 61801
    5. Friday, October 26, 2012

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, October 27, 2012

      1. 10:00 amJapan House Fall Open House
        Japan House
      2. 11:00 am - 5:00 pmFall ICASP
        Whole Building
      3. 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmGraduate Student Networking Event
        Lounge, Kitchen, Conference Room, Basement