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Events for week of September 29, 2013

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  1. Week of September 29, 2013 to October 5, 2013

    1. Sunday, September 29, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Monday, September 30, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    3. Tuesday, October 1, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    4. Wednesday, October 2, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    5. Thursday, October 3, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      4. 4:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
    6. Friday, October 4, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, October 5, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
  1. Week of September 29, 2013 to October 5, 2013

    1. Sunday, September 29, 2013

      1. 3:00 pmCLASSICS - Richard Mitchell and James Dengate, UIUC: "An Appreciation of the Spurlock Classical Collection"
        Workman Gallery of Ancient Mediterranean Cultures; Spurlock Museum; 600 S Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Monday, September 30, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Heidi Lorimor, Bucknell University
        Linguistics Club Distinguished Alumni Lecture: Prof. Heidi Lorimor, Bucknell University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmHow I Got Here: Making the U of I Yours
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    3. Tuesday, October 1, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmHis Excellency Mr. Zeljko Komsic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
        Bosnian Presidential Address
        School of Library and Information Science, Room 126
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJessica Vantine Birkenholtz, Assistant Professor of Hinduism, Department of Religion
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Divine Body Politics: The Embodiment of a Nepali Goddess"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 12:00 pm

        His Excellency Mr.Željko Komšić, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina


        Presidential Address from His Excellency Mr. Željko Komšić, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina

        Room 126, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Building (map)

      5. 12:00 pmHis Excellency Mr. Zeljko Komsic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
        SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Presidential address by His Excellency Mr. Zeljko Komsic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
        Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
      6. 1:30 pm

        Malin Olofsson, reporter for Sveriges Radio


        EUC Lecture Series: The Real Price of Cheap Food

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      7. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmSchool for Field Studies Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1065
      9. 3:00 pmRoundtable: Bosnians in the U.S.: Communities, Connections, and Homelands
        Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Room 126
      10. 3:00 pmVarious Speakers
        Roundtable: Bosnians in the U.S.: Communities, Connections, and Homelands

        Room 126, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Building (map)

      11. 3:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Roundtable discussion, "Bosnians in the U.S.: Communities, Connections, and Homelands"
        Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
      12. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      13. 5:00 pmReception in honor of His Excellency Mr. Zeljko Komsic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
        International & Area Studies Library, Main Library, Room 312
      14. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      15. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, October 2, 2013

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJulia Bello-Bravo: Assistant Director, Illinois Strategic International Partnerships
        CAS Brown Bag Lecture: "Shea Butter Production as an Income Generating Activity for Women in Rural Africa: Solving the Paradox of Paradoxes"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      3. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Arely Zimmerman, Postdoctoral Research Associate
        Fall 2013 Colloquium Series - "Racialized Legality and the Politics of Liminal Citizenship among Central Americans in the United States"
        1207 W. Oregon, Urbana
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Dr. Arly Zimmerman

        Chancellor's Postdoctoral Research Associate


        Racialized Legality and the Politics of Liminal Citizenship among Central Americans in the United States

        1207 W Oregon, Urbana

      5. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Veer Zara'' (2004, India/ Hindi)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, October 3, 2013

      1. 8:00 am

        Various Speakers


        Forum Fall Conference: The Impact of Privatization/Marketization on the Education of Disadvantaged Students

        Temple Buell Architecture Gallery, 611 Lorado Taft Drive, Champaign (map)

      2. 12:00 pm

        Prof. Augusto Espiritu, Dept Head Asian American Studies and Assoc Prof. of History


        AMERICA'S INSULAR EMPIRE THROUGH INTERIMPERIAL AND INTRAIMPERIAL OPTICS

        201 International Studies Building

        910 S. Fifth Street

        Champaign

      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAbdal-Razzaq Moaz, Adjunct Professor, School of Global and International Studies, Indiana University
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Housing and Lifestyle in Damascus and Cairo (15th - 17th Centuries): A View from the Shari'a Court Records of the City"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      4. 12:00 pmAugusto Espiritu, Associate Professor History, UIUC
        Lecture Series. AMERICA’S INSULAR EMPIRE THROUGH INTERIMPERIAL AND INTRAIMPERIAL OPTICS
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - Undocumented Youth Activism: Bridging West Coast and Midwest perspectives - Arely Zimmerman
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      6. 4:00 pmBilbao, Spain Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1057
      7. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      9. 4:00 pmSoria Colomer, University of South Florida
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Soria Colomer, University of South Florida
        Lucy Elllis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 5:00 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      11. 6:30 pmCLACS/Lemann Cinema Series: El hijo de la novia/ Son of the Bride
        Lucy Ellis Lounge. 707 South Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 61801
    6. Friday, October 4, 2013

      1. 8:00 am

        Various Speakers


        Forum Fall Conference: The Impact of Privatization/Marketization on the Education of Disadvantaged Students

        Temple Buell Architecture Gallery, 611 Lorado Taft Drive, Champaign (map)

      2. 2:00 pmCarmen Diana Deere, Distinguished Professor of Latin American Studies and Food & Resource Economics, University of Florida, Gainesville
        Lecture Series: Gender, Asset Accumulation and Wealth in Ecuador
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 4:00 pm

        Nils Ringe, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison


        Symposium on European Union Governance Keynote Lecture: Networking the Hemicycle: Capturing and Analyzing Social Relations in the European Parliament

        Murphy Lounge, University YMCA, 1001 South Wright Street, Champaign, IL 61820 (map)

      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      5. 7:00 pmDonna Kallner
        Lecture: New Age Looping & Cordage
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    7. Saturday, October 5, 2013

      1. 8:00 am - 5:00 pmSymposium on European Union Governance: Legislative Politics, Foreign Policy and Networking

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (map)

      2. 10:00 am - 4:00 pmMary DeRay
        Fall Open House
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      3. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm   4:00 pmZahn Learning Center Open Hours
        Spurlock Museum -- Zahn Learning Center