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Events for week of January 20, 2013

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  1. Week of January 20, 2013 to January 26, 2013

    1. Sunday, January 20, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
    2. Monday, January 21, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
    3. Tuesday, January 22, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
    4. Wednesday, January 23, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmOtis Noble, III, Office of Diversity, Equity & Access
        Food for the Soul: Celebrating 150 Years of the Emancipation Proclamation
        708 S. Mathews Urbana, IL 61801
    5. Thursday, January 24, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
      2. 3:00 pmTea ceremony at Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
    6. Friday, January 25, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
    7. Saturday, January 26, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: A World of Shoes
        Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum
  1. Week of January 20, 2013 to January 26, 2013

    1. Sunday, January 20, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmNew student orientation
        Lounge/Kitchen
    2. Monday, January 21, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLinguistics Student Organization (LSO) Speaker, Professor Scott Kiesling (University of Pittsburgh)
        Linguistics Student Organization (LSO) Speaker, Professor Scott Kiesling (University of Pittsburgh)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmKPL Cupcake Wars
        Lounge/Kitchen
    3. Tuesday, January 22, 2013

      1. 11:00 amStudy Abroad Fair!
        Illini Union Room C and South Lounge
      2. 11:00 amThe Next Member State: Croatia's Path to the European Union
        Room 411 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL
      3. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): The Next Member State: Croatia's Path to the European Union

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

      4. 12:00 pmAntoinette Burton, Professor, Department of History
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Battle Grounds of the Future: Revisiting the First Anglo-Afghan Campaigns, 1839 - 1919"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:30 pmLuca Grillo, Amherst College
        CLASSICS -- Luca Grillo, Amherst College: "M. Fulvius Nobilior, Ennius and the Temple of Hercules Musarum, or Politics, Religion and Art in 2nd BCE Rome"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:00 pmJohn Walsh, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
        FRENCH -- John Walsh, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC: "Mapping Afropea: The Translation of Black Paris in the Fiction of Alain Mabanckou"
        328 Bevier Hall
      7. 5:00 pmDr. John Walsh
        Francophone Studies: Lectures by Candidate: "Mapping Afropea: The Translation of Black Paris in the Fiction of Alain Mabanckou"n: Encoding Protest in Nadia El Fani's 'Bedwin Hacker'"
        328 Bevier Hall
      8. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmKPL Rush:GIM Rolling with the Kappas
        Lounge/Kitchen
      9. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmaKDPhi Rush Event
      10. 7:30 pmYasemin Yildiz
        Beyond the Mother Tongue
        Levis Faculty Center (Third Floor)
      11. 7:30 pmYasemin Yildiz, Associate Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures
        Yasemin Yildiz: "Beyond the Mother Tongue"
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      12. 9:30 pm - 10:30 pmSculpey Crafts Social
        Lounge/Kitchen
    4. Wednesday, January 23, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmBrenda N. Sanya, Doctoral Student in Global Studies in Education in the Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership
        CAS Brown Bag Lecture: "Disrupting Patriarchy: An Examination of the Role of E-Technologies in Rural Kenya"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSummer Course Abroad in Ecuador
        176 Education Building
      4. 5:00 pmProf. Scott Kiesling, Dept. of Linguistics, Univ. of Pittsburgh
        Linguistics Student Organization -- Prof. Scott Kiesling, Univ. of Pittsburgh: "Flirting, Desire and Masculinity"
        Room 314A, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
    5. Thursday, January 24, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmTerry Mc Coy, CLACS Research Affiliated
        Lecture Series: The Latin American Business Environment: Present, Past and Future
        101 International Studies Building
      2. 12:00 pmFaranak Miraftab
        Lunch @ La Casa - Global Capitalism
        La Casa
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmAAS Joyce Mariano Postdoc Talk
        Lounge/Kitchen
      4.  Charity Begins at Home: Philanthropy, Remittances, and Filipino Diaspora
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAsia Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1064
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Scott Kiesling, Dept. of Linguistics, Univ. of Pittsburgh
        Linguistics Student Organization -- Prof. Scott Kiesling, Univ. of Pittsburgh: "Specifying Stance: Affect, Alignmnet and Investment in Interaction"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 4:00 pmLisa Kirschenbaum, Professor at West Chester University
        New Directions in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia - Individual Lives and the Culture of International Communism
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
      8. 4:00 pmOngoing Conversation Table in Modern Greek 'Logos'
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmAmong Women
        Resource Room
      10. 5:00 pmMaxime Foerster, PhD French University of Michigan 2012; Post-doctoral lectureship, Dept. of Romance Languages and Literatures, University of Michigan 2012-13
        FRENCH -- Maxime Foerster, PhD French University of Michigan 2012: "French Romanticism and the Rewriting of the Sexual Contract"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      11. 5:30 pmWayne T. Pitard, Spurlock Museum, UIUC
        CLASSICS -- Wayne T. Pitard, Spurlock Museum, UIUC: "In the Presence of the Aten: Rediscovering the Spurlock Museum's Painted Panel from an el-Amarna Sanctuary"
        Room 62 Krannert Art Museum (Auditorium)
      12. 6:00 pmEurochannel Short Films Tour: Laugh in Europe

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      13. 6:00 pmExhibition Openings at Krannert Art Museum
        Krannert Art Museum, 500 East Peabody Drive, Champaign
    6. Friday, January 25, 2013

      1. 6:00 am - 12:00 pmSSA Lohri Night
        Lounge & Kitchen
      2. All Day

        Keynote speeches by Robert Chatterton Dickson, British Consul General (Chicago), and Graham Paul, French Consul General (Chicago)


        Regional Faculty Working Conference

        Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 230 S. LaSalle St, Chicago, Illinois (Jan. 25); Illini Center, 200 South Wacker Drive, Chicago (Jan. 26)

      3. 12:00 pmTinker Fellowship. Information Meeting
        200 International Studies Building (CLACS conference room)
      4. 2:00 pmJoseph Day, Professor Emeritus of Wabash College
        CLASSICS -- Joseph Day, Professor Emeritus of Wabash College
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmWendy Hunter, Professor of Government. University of Texas at Austin.
        Lecture Series: Shifting Orientations in Brazilian Social Policy
        101 International Studies Building
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, January 26, 2013

      1. All Day

        Keynote speeches by Robert Chatterton Dickson, British Consul General (Chicago), and Graham Paul, French Consul General (Chicago)


        Regional Faculty Working Conference

        Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 230 S. LaSalle St, Chicago, Illinois (Jan. 25); Illini Center, 200 South Wacker Drive, Chicago (Jan. 26)

      2. 1:30 pm - 2:30 pmShoe Stories and Dance
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 4:00 pm - 8:00 pmTzu Ching Welcome Meeting
        Lounge/Kitchen