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Events for week of November 11, 2012

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  1. Week of November 11, 2012 to November 17, 2012

    1. Sunday, November 11, 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
    2. Monday, November 12, 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.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    3. Tuesday, November 13, 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.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    4. Wednesday, November 14, 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. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    5. Thursday, November 15, 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.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

      4. 2:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
      5. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
    6. Friday, November 16, 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, November 17, 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. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmTours of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois
  1. Week of November 11, 2012 to November 17, 2012

    1. Monday, November 12, 2012

      1. 4:00 pmDr. Mohamed A. Mohamdein President of Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt Professor of Steel Structures
        CEE Special Seminar: 'Higher Education in Egypt'
        2311 Newmark Lab (Yeh Center)
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Eleonora Stoppino
        SIP -- Professor Eleonora Stoppino: "Tarzan in Tuscany: Wild Children and Education in Fourteenth-Century Italy"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pmMETA- School of Social Work Informational
        1203 W. Nevada
      4. 7:30 pmSamir El-youssef
        Samir El-youssef Lecture
        Levis Faculty Center
      5. 7:30 pmSamir El-youssef
        Samir El-youssef lecture
        Levis Faculty Center
    2. Tuesday, November 13, 2012

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmProfessor Rajmohan Gandhi, Director, Global Crossroads Living-Learning Community, Research Professor, CSAMES
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Understanding Punjab 1947"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 2:00 pmAnita Chan, Assistant Professor, Media and Cinema Studies
        Lectures Series: Hacking Digital Universalism: De-scripting Technological Design in the Andes
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 5:00 pmJose Cairus (PhD, York University, Canada)
        The Department of Religion presents: "1835 Muslim Uprising in Brazil: Jihad, Captivity and Resistance"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pm

        Judith Ryan, Harvard University


        "Their Own Worlds of Ice": Arctic Exploration in Christoph Ransmayr and W. G. Sebald

        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center

      5. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmProfessor Judith Ryan, Harvard University
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES -- Professor Judith Ryan, Harvard University: "'Their Own Worlds of Ice': Arctic Exploration in Christoph Ransmayr and W. G. Sebald"
        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St.
      6. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmInter-Connect Dinner Workshop
        Lounge & Kitchen
      7. 6:00 pmMETA- LINK[ing]IN to Professional Networks
        1203 W. Nevada
    3. Wednesday, November 14, 2012

      1. 12:00 pmAndrew Clinard
        Certified Organic Cotton Production: Smallholder participation in Uganda and Tanzania
        Rm. 101, International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:30 pmJimmy Luu
        Asian Cooking Workshops
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRussian Conversation Table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      5. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmI Journey Workshop
        Activities Room
      6. 8:00 pm - 10:00 pmVSA General Meeting/Social Events
        Lounge & Kitchen
    4. Thursday, November 15, 2012

      1. 12:00 pm   12 noonHarry S. Truman Scholars Campus Deadline
        National and International Scholarships Program 807 S Wright Street, Floor 5 Champaign, IL 61820
      2. 12:00 pmDamarys Canache, Associate Professor, Political Science
        Lectures Series: Determinants of Discrimination in Latin America
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pmLunch @ La Casa
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmStudent Spotlights on Latina/o Studies @ La Casa Cultural Latina on Nov. 15
        La Casa Cultural Latina, 1203 W. Nevada, Urbana
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJill Hallett, Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar Series -- Jill Hallett, Ph.D. candidate, Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies'Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmISA International Night
        Lounge & Kitchen
      8. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmFrench Pause Cafe
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
    5. Friday, November 16, 2012

      1. 2:00 pmAlison Lanski, U. of I.
        CLASSICS -- Alison Lanski, U. of I.: "The Use of Emissaries in Herodotus' 'Cyrus Logos'"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    6. Saturday, November 17, 2012

      1. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony and Tour of Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois