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Events for week of November 17, 2013

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  1. Week of November 17, 2013 to November 23, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 17, 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, November 18, 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, November 19, 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, November 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
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    5. Thursday, November 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
    6. Friday, November 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.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, November 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
  1. Week of November 17, 2013 to November 23, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 17, 2013

      1. 2:00 pmMiddle East Film Series: "Leila"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Turkish Potluck
        Asian-American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
    2. Monday, November 18, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFLAS coordinators from the area studies centers
        FLAS Information Session for Department Advisors

        Room 101, International Studies Building (map)

      2. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmFLAS coordinators from the area studies centers
        FLAS Information Session for Department Advisors
        Room 101 International Studies Bldg., 910 S. Fifth St.
      3. 12:00 pm

        Jeremy Walton, CENTREN Transnational Research Network at Georg August University in Göttingen


        Islam in Europe Lecture Series: Agitated Liberalism: Meditations on the Politics of Dissent in Turkey in the Wake of Gezi Park

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      4. 12:00 pmJeremy Walton, CENTREN Transnational Research Network at Georg August University in Göttingen
        Islam in Europe Lecture Series: Agitated Liberalism: Meditations on the Politics of Dissent in Turkey in the Wake of Gezi Park
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      5. 12:00 pmJeremy Walton, CENTREN Transnational Research Network at Georg August University in Gottingen
        LINGUISTICS - Islam in Europe Lecture Series: "Agitated Liberalism: Meditations on the Politics of Dissent in Turkey in the Wake of Gezi Park"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      6. 2:00 pmJennifer L Burrell, Associate Professor Department of Anthropology. University at Albany SUNY
        Lecture Series: Maya After War and Transnational Lives
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      7. 4:00 pmProf. Joseph Park, National University of Singapore
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar - Prof. Joseph Park, National University of Singapore
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmPSA
        Chai Time
        Lounge
      9. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmThe Final Push: Surviving Finals
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      10. 8:00 pmMohamed Elfayoumy, Yale World Fellow, and Visiting Scholar in the Council on Middle East Studies in Yale University; former Consul in the Egyptian Embassy in Damascus
        "Egypt Three Years after the 25 January Revolution: What is on the Horizon?"
        Music Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801
    3. Tuesday, November 19, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmVarious Speakers
        CANCELLED Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): EU-U.S. Global Health Partnership

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

      2. 11:00 am - 4:00 pmStudy Abroad Fair!
        Illini Union Room C and South Lounge
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmJulie Laut, Doctoral Candidate, Department of History
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "India and the Birth of the United Nations"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      4. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
      5. 12:00 pmFood For Thought
        Lounge
      6. 1:30 pm

        Terry Woronov

        University of Sydney


        Time, Labour and Class Sorting: Vocational Education and Testing Regimes in Urban China

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, FLB

      7. 2:00 pmHERNAN HORNA, Professor of History, Emeritus. Uppsala Universitet, Sweden
        Lecture Series: REFLECTIONS ON A PEOPLE’S HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICA AND TEACHING LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      8. 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmAkhil Gupta: Professor of Anthropology; University of California, Los Angeles
        Sociology Seminar Series: Reflections on India After Liberalization
        Lincoln Hall 3057--Sociology Seminar Room
      9. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Krister Schonstrom (Stockholm University)
        SLATE - Prof. Krister Schonstrom (Stockholm University): "Learning a spoken language without hearing it: An L2 approach to the acquisition of Swedish by the deaf"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (1080 Foreign Languages Building)
      10. 5:00 pm - 9:00 pmVSA Pho Night
        Lounge
      11. 6:00 pmGraduate Student Platicas
        Department of Latina/Latino Studies, 1207 W. Oregon, Urbana
      12. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmITALIAN STUDIES - Fall film series, "Light of My Eyes" (2001)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      13. 6:00 pmMohamed Elfayoumy, Yale World Fellow and 2013 Consul/ Political Officer Embassy of Egypt in Damascus and Dr. Abdalrazzaq Moaz, School of Global and International Studies, Indiana University
        Public Panel on Syria
        213 Gregory Hall; 810 South Wright Street; Urbana
      14. 6:45 pm - 8:45 pmUIUC The Illinois Club Korean Language Class
        Resource Room
      15. 7:00 pmIntroduction by the filmmaker. Discussion session to follow screening.
        Fall 2013 Film Series: Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at One Hundred ("The Journey")
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      16. 7:00 pmPast, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "Sholay"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      17. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, November 20, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmSandra Cypess, University of Maryland
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Sandra Cypess, University of Maryland. "From Civil Wars to Gender Wars: Octavio Paz, Elena Garro and the Battle for Cultural Memory"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Costa Rica Info Session
        International Studies Building Room 101
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmStudy Abroad in the UK and Ireland Info Session
        International Studies Building Room 101
      6. 5:30 pmKhorana-Bose Internship Program to India Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 024
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Namastey London'' (2007, India/ Hindi)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, November 21, 2013

      1.  AERA Research Conference: Race: A Condition or Process

        The I Hotel

         

         

      2. 8:30 amLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      3. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmVarious Speakers
        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): France As a Global Leader (In French)

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

      4. 12:00 pmAntonio Sotomayor, Assistant Professor, Latin American and Caribbean Studies Librarian, Adjunct Professor Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism
        Lecture Series: The Rise of a Colonial Olympic Movement: Sport and Politics in 1930s Puerto Rico
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - No Blacks, No Latinas, No Queers: Revisiting Teen Girl Realness and the Performance of Cultural Drag - Xuxa Rodriguez
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      6. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmStudy Abroad in Mainland Europe Info Session
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth Street)
      7. 3:00 pmInfo Session: Stockholm Summer Arctic Program
        International Studies Building room 200
      8. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSCANDINAVIAN PROGRAM – Information Session for the SAO-LAS: Stockholm Summer Artic Program 2014: “Environment and Society in a Changing Arctic”
        Room #200, International Studies Bldg., 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      9. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      10. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - “Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      11. 5:00 pmMedieval Studies Colloquium with Professor Brian Ruppert: "Reconsidering the Buddhist Canon: 'Shogyo' ('Sacred Works') and the Transformation of Japanese Buddhist Scriptures"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      12. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmProfessor Jill Jegerski, U. of I.
        SLATE - Workshop by Professor Jill Jegerski, U. of I.: "Basics of Eye-tracking"
        (SLAB) Lab, Room G70 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      13. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      14. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    6. Friday, November 22, 2013

      1.  AERA Research Conference: Race: A Condition or Process

        The I Hotel

         

         

      2. 12:00 pmFLAS coordinators from the area studies centers
        FLAS Information Session for Department Advisors
        Room 101 ISB, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      3. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmFLAS coordinators from the area studies centers
        FLAS Information Session for Department Advisors

        Room 101, International Studies Building (map)

      4. 4:30 pmBSA Indoor Games Event
        Lounge
      5. 5:00 pmBSA Indoor Games Event
        Basement