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Events for week of April 21, 2013

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  1. Week of April 21, 2013 to April 27, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 21, 2013

      1. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. All DayExhibit: UNCONVENTIONAL BOND: THE STRANGE LIFE OF CASINO ROYALE ON FILM
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Monday, April 22, 2013

      1.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    3. Tuesday, April 23, 2013

      1. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. All DayExhibit: UNCONVENTIONAL BOND: THE STRANGE LIFE OF CASINO ROYALE ON FILM
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    4. Wednesday, April 24, 2013

      1. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. All DayExhibit: UNCONVENTIONAL BOND: THE STRANGE LIFE OF CASINO ROYALE ON FILM
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

      4. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmRusskii stol--Russian conversation table
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
    5. Thursday, April 25, 2013

      1. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. All DayExhibit: UNCONVENTIONAL BOND: THE STRANGE LIFE OF CASINO ROYALE ON FILM
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

      4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony at Japan House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
    6. Friday, April 26, 2013

      1. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. All DayExhibit: UNCONVENTIONAL BOND: THE STRANGE LIFE OF CASINO ROYALE ON FILM
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  OPT Workshop

        ISSS Multipurpose Room
        4th floor, Student Services Building

    7. Saturday, April 27, 2013

      1. All DayExhibit: "From Protest to Peace"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. All DayExhibit: UNCONVENTIONAL BOND: THE STRANGE LIFE OF CASINO ROYALE ON FILM
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
  1. Week of April 21, 2013 to April 27, 2013

    1. Monday, April 22, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmDavid William Foster, Past Chair of the Department of Languages and Literatures and Regents' Professor of Spanish, and Women and Gender Studies at Arizona State University
        Lemann Lecture Series. The Photographer Madalena Schwartz, the Dance Troupe Dzi Croquettes and Cultural Resistance during the Brazilian dictatorship
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDavid Foster, Arizona State University
        SIP Colloquium -- David Foster, Arizona State University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
      4. 6:00 pmMETA - Alumni Panel - HACE & La Colectiva
        1203 W. Nevada
    2. Tuesday, April 23, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmKrishan Deheragoda, Professor, Department of Geography, Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: Towards Meeting the Rio+20 Goals For Renewable Energy in Sri Lanka
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmPavel Spivakovsky
        Noontime Scholar Lecture - Black Pearl. Russian postmodernism in the context of creativity/entropy
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
      3. 4:00 pmDavid Montejano, Professor of Ethnic Studies and History, University of California, Berkeley
        ''On the Rise and Fall of the Brown Berets, 1966-1983: From Gang Members to Chicano Militants and Back''
        1022 Lincoln Hall
      4. 4:00 pmInfo Session: Bilbao, Spain
        Lincoln Hall 1026
      5. 5:00 pmProfessor Francoise Leriche, Universite de Grenoble-III, ITEM
        FRENCH - Professor Francoise Leriche, Universite de Grenoble-III, ITEM: "Proust's Mirror of Images"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building (2nd floor office area)
      6. 6:30 pmUkrainian Film: Title TBA
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB
    3. Wednesday, April 24, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDr. Ronald Bailey, DAAS Department Head
        Last Lecture Series: Studying the Black Experience, Then and Now: "Yes, Mama, Black Studies will help me get a job!"
        708 S. Mathews Avenue Urbana, IL 61801
      2. 12:00 pm

        Gerhart Ryffel (Cell Biology, University of Duisburg-Essen)


        The GMO Debate: European and US Perspectives on the Science Behind the Precautionary Principle

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin in Urbana)
    4. Thursday, April 25, 2013

      1. 8:30 amFood and Culture in Rome Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1065
      2.  South Asian Americans: Opportunity for Impact
      3. 12:00 pmMohammad Tabibian, Prominent Iranian Economist
        ''Economic Crisis and Policymaking in Iran''
        Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center; 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      4. 12:00 pmAntonio Azuela de la Cueva, Instituto de Investigaciones Sociales. Universidad Nacional utnoma de Mxico.
        Lecture Series: Latin America: State Formation and the Emergence of New Forms of Property over Natural Resources
        101 International Studies Building
      5. 12:00 pmLisa Cacho
        Lunch @ La Casa - Racialized & Rightless
        La Casa
      6. 1:45 pm - 2:55 pmEarth Day Panel Discussion: Understanding and Addressing the Anti-GE Critique

        Illini Union, Room 314A (map)

      7. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmWebinar: Go Abroad with a Disability, Find Your Career Path
      8. 4:00 pmJulia Vaingurt
        DATE CHANGE : New Directions in Russia, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia - Olesha's Suicide Machine in the Context of Late Russian Avant-Garde
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
      9. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAmanda Huensch (PhD Candidate in Linguistics)
        Linguistics Seminar Series -- Amanda Huensch (PhD Candidate in Linguistics): "Syllable-Structure Constraints and Effects of Perceptual Training on Korean L2 Learners of English"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmMohammad Tabibian: Former Deputy Director of the Planning and Budget Organization, Head of Iran Banking Institute and Professor of Economics
        ''Prospects of Iranian Economy in the Coming Decade''
        1057 Lincoln Hall, Urbana
      11. 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmAPAC Coalition
        Lounge/Kitchen
      12. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmAmi Gandhi, Executive Director, South Asian American Policy and Research Institute (SAAPRI)
        Asian American Studies Department presents The Annual Balgopal Lecture on Human Rights and Asian Americans
        Levis Faculty Center, Urbana
    5. Friday, April 26, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 4:00 pmAlternate Jummah
        Basement
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSLCL Book Club - "Russian Blues"
        Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      4. 6:30 pm - 9:00 pmKorean Cooking Class
        Activities Room
      5. 7:30 pmWilliam Dalrymple, Author
        India Studies Lecture: "Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42"
        Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall, 611 Loredo Taft Dr, Champaign
    6. Saturday, April 27, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 4:30 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES & CULTURES - East Asia Humanities Symposium
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 7:00 pm - 9:30 pmMehrnaz Saeedvafa, Professor, Film and Video, Columbia College, Chicago
        Middle East Film Festival 2013: Double feature "Jerry and Me" and "The Circle"
        1090 Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright Street, Urbana