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Events for week of October 20, 2013

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

    1. Sunday, October 20, 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
    2. Monday, October 21, 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
    3. Tuesday, October 22, 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. Wednesday, October 23, 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
    5. Thursday, October 24, 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 25, 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 26, 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 20, 2013 to October 26, 2013

    1. Monday, October 21, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmAlma Gottlieb, professor of anthropology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She is also the coeditor of A World of Babies: Imagined Childcare Guides for Seven Societies.
        EUC Lecture Series: Immigration Issues from Below: Africans in Europe
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alma Gottlieb, professor of anthropology at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign


        EUC Lecture Series: Immigration Issues from Below: Africans in Europe

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      3. 4:00 pmProf. Andrei Cimpian, U of I Department of Psychology
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar: Prof. Andrei Cimpian, U of I Dept. of Psychology: "Generics during development: Comprehension and consequences for children’s concepts"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages
      4. 5:00 pmStudy Abroad & Intern in South Africa Info Session
        132 Bevier Hall
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmStudy Abroad in the UK and Ireland Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1026
      6. 6:00 pmChai Time: Mondays at the Asian American Cultural Center
        Asian American Cultural Center Lounge
      7. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmProfessional School Applications
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    2. Tuesday, October 22, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 2:30 pmvarious
        LINGUISTICS - Videoconference panel discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): "Does Turkey Have a Future in Europe?"
        507 E. Green St., Room 411, Champaign
      2. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmVarious Speakers
        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Does Turkey Have a Future in Europe?

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

      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAndrew Bauer, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "'Ancient' Land Use and the 'Modern' Environment: The Politics of Nature in Northern Karnataka, South India
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 1:00 pmCentral College Abroad London Info Session
        1020 Lincoln Hall
      6. 2:00 pmPhilippe Faucher, Professor of Political Science, University of Montreal
        Lecture Series: The Challenges Facing the Brazilian Developmental State
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      7. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Costa Rica Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1066
      8. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmITALIAN STUDIES - Fall Film series, "The Sicilian Girl" (2009)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmTransferring into Applied Health Sciences
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      10. 7:00 pmIntroduction by Beth Watkins, Spurlock Museum, University of Illinois
        Fall 2013 Film Series: Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at One Hundred ("Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam")
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      11. 7:00 pmBeth Watkins, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      12. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 23, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmLINGUISTICS - African Languages Program
        1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana (kitchen, lounge and activities room)
      2. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      5. 4:00 pmThe Chilean 9/11: 40 Years of Struggle, Panel and Performance Tour with Chilean Torture Survivors and Human Rights Activists

        Latzer Hall, the University YMCA, 1006 S. Wright, Champaign

      6. 4:30 pm

        Elly Hanauer, Associate Director of the Center for Global Studies, doctoral candidate at NYU


        The Discourse and Incorporation of Immigration History in the French Classroom: Negotiations of Terminology, Ideology and School Space

        2090B, Foreign Languages Building (map)

      7. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmLINGUISTICS, SWAHILI PROGRAM - Meza ya Kiswahili/Swahili conversation table
        Espresso Royale (2nd level of cafe) 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 6:00 pmLilya Kaganovsky, Associate Professor and Director of the Program in Comparative & World Literature
        CWL - Lilya Kaganovsky, Associate Professor and Director of the Program in Comparative & World Literature: “The Materiality of Sound: Esfir Shub’s Haptic Cinema"
        Room 107, School of Art and Design, 408 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign
      9. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Captain Corelli's Mandolin'' (2001, UK, France, USA/ Modern Greek)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      10. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm5min introduction by Dr. Stephanos Katsikas, Director of Modern Greek Studies at the UIUC
        Movie Evening: "Captain Corelli's Mantolin" A film by John Madden
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (room 1080), Foreign Language Building (FLB), 707 S. Mathews Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, USA.
      11. 7:00 pmChilean 9/11 Concert with Rebel Diaz

        Latzer Hall, the University YMCA, 1006 S Wright, Champaign

    4. Thursday, October 24, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmPilar Eguez, PhD Anthropology, UIUC
        Lecture Series: Colonial sabor: Crafting savory bodies through Cuban music and dance
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - Use of Social Networking Applications & Sexual Interactions Among Latino MSM- Xavier Ramir'z
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      3. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      4. 4:00 pmProfessor Deborah Brautigam, Johns Hopkins University
        MillerComm Lecture titled "China in Africa: Stripping Away the Myths
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      5. 4:00 pmFrancisca Gonzalez-Arias, University of Massachusetts - Lowell
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Francisca Gonzalez-Arias, University of Massachusetts - Lowell
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmSLATE - Fall Reception
        Room 314B, Illini Union, 1410 W. Green St., Urbana
      7. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      9. 7:30 pmLeslie Preston Day, Wabash College
        CLASSICS - Leslie Preston Day, Wabash College: "From Palace to Polis on Crete"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana.
    5. Friday, October 25, 2013

      1.  Extended Spring '14 Deadlines!
      2. 2:00 pmJessica Wells, U. of I. graduate student, Classics
        CLASSICS - Jessica Wells, U. of I. graduate student, Classics: "American School of Classical Studies in Athens Summer Session Presentation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, October 26, 2013

      1. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum Learning Center Open Hours - Dia de Los Muertos
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmThe concert will feature local favorite tellers Dan Keding, Kathe Brinkmann, and Kim Sheahan, as well as tellers from UIUC faculty, staff, and students.
        Gruesome, Gory, and Ghastly Ghosts and Ghouls
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana