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Events for week of October 6, 2013

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  1. Week of October 6, 2013 to October 12, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 6, 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
    2. Monday, October 7, 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
    3. Tuesday, October 8, 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 9, 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 10, 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.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
      4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    6. Friday, October 11, 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.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, October 12, 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.  CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: FOLK ART IN LATIN AMERICA SPURLOCK MUSEUM
        Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
  1. Week of October 6, 2013 to October 12, 2013

    1. Monday, October 7, 2013

      1.  Deadline for Leuven, Belgium Spring 2014
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMoad Hajjam, Visiting Scholar in Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar - Moad Hajjam, Visiting Scholar in Linguistics: "Moroccan youth Vernacular and Culture: a Sociolinguistic Study of Moroccan Hip Hop Lyrics in a Context of Language Contact"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pmCHAI Time

        Asian American Cultural Center

      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmOvercoming Procrastination
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      5. 7:00 pmISU Speaker Series: The Third Industrial Revolution: How Lateral Power is Transforming Energy

        Prairie Room, Bone Student Center, Illinois State University, Normal, IL (map)

    2. Tuesday, October 8, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmDerek Monroe, Independent Journalist
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Kurdistan, Iraq: A U.S. Success Story?"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Rakhi Sen, University of Illinois Counseling Center


        Food for Thought Program:Technology and Relationships

        Asian American Cultural Center

      3. 2:00 pmLecture Series: "Rediscovering Africa": The Role of Brazilian Experts and Expertise in Mozambican Agriculture
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. 2:30 pm - 3:50 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURES - "The Violent Gods With Us—Disease, Pacification and Communal Rites to the Kami": A Screening and Discussion of Documentaries directed by Matsuo Koichi on Japanese Village Life
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmTransferring into Business
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      6. 7:00 pmIntroduction and discussion by Elizabeth Oyler, Director, Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies, UI.
        AsiaLENS Screening: "Tokyo Waka: A City Poem"
        Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium, 600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana, IL
      7. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 9, 2013

      1.  EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Conference - "Religious Performance, City and Country in East Asia"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 8:30 amICF Bible Study & Faith Journey
      3. 9:00 am - 10:30 amSlavic major and minors information session
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      4. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      5. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEman Saadah: Language Coordinator of Arabic; Lecturer of LInguistics
        CAS Brown Bag Lecture: "Arabic in the United States: Current Challenges and Future Prospects"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      6. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      9. 4:30 pmAIS Fall Reading

        Illini Union Bookstore

      10. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE (SIP) - SIP Year Abroad Program in Barcelona, informational meeting
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      11. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Issiz Adam'' (2008, Turkey / Turkish)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, October 10, 2013

      1.  EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Conference - "Religious Performance, City and Country in East Asia"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmProf. DIEGO QUIROGA, Vice President Student and External Affairs and Dean of the General College of the San Francisco University, Quito, Ecuador (USFQ)
        Lecture Series: AN INFORMAL CONVERSATION WITH AN ALUMNI What are the perspectives of study and work in Ecuador? What was his experience coming from Illinois? Research in Ecuador and Galapagos
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - The Mexican Gardener in Popular Culture: Latin@ Ethnography, Racialized Images, and Inspecting Color - Sergio Lemus
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      4. 4:00 pmFraternity & Sorority Member Study Abroad Info Session
        Lincoln Hall, 1027
      5. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Granada, Spain Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1066
      7. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 6:00 pmEuropean Movie Night: Many Kisses Later (Ex) - Italy, 2009

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      9. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    5. Friday, October 11, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 4:00 pmCLACS 50 Years and Counting! A Symposium Commemorating the Past, Present, and Future of the Center
        Levis Faculty Center. 919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801.
      2. 12:00 pm

        David L Cleeton, European Union Center Visiting Scholar, Professor of Economics and Department Chair at Illinois State University


        EUC Lecture Series: The Duality of Economic Convergence in the Eurozone

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      3. 4:00 pmMichael Barnett
        American-Jewish Internationalism
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSalikoko S. Mufwene, University of Chicago
        LINGUISTICS - Braj and Yamuna Kachru Distinguished Lecture in the Linguistic Sciences - Salikoko S. Mufwene, University of Chicago: "Colonization, Indigenization, and the Differential Evolution of English: Some Ecological Perspectives"
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSalikoko S. Mufwene, University of Chicago
        LINGUISTICS - Braj and Yamuna Kachru Distinguished Lecture in the Linguistic Sciences - Salikoko S. Mufwene, University of Chicago: "Colonization, Indigenization, and the Differential Evolution of English: Some Ecological Perspectives"
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    6. Saturday, October 12, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 12:00 pmIkebana Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      2. 9:00 am - 5:15 pmLINGUISTICS, SLCL - Special Symposium on the work of Yamuna Kachru
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      3. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum Learning Center Open Hours - Percy Jackson
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmHispanic Heritage Celebration
        The Urbana Free Library, Children''s Department. 210 W. Green St., Urbana Il