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Events for week of October 27, 2013

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  1. Week of October 27, 2013 to November 2, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 27, 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 28, 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 29, 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 30, 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 31, 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
      5. 4:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
    6. Friday, November 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
      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 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.  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 27, 2013 to November 2, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 27, 2013

      1. 2:00 pmMiddle East Film Series: "Bliss"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, October 28, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 am

        Dr. Rita Stephan, US Department of State


        What Can You Do with a PhD? Careers in Public Service

        Room 3057, Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana, IL (map)

      2. 10:00 am - 11:30 amDr. Rita Stephan, US Dept. of State
        What Can You Do with a PhD? Careers in Public Service: A Conversation with Dr. Rita Stephan, US Department of State
        Lincoln Hall 3057
      3. 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

        Dr. Rita Stephan, US Department of State


        Feminizing the Cedar Revolution in Lebanon: Lessons for the Arab Spring

        Room 3057, Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana, IL (map)

      4. 12:30 pm - 2:00 pmDr. Rita Stephan, US Dept. of State
        Feminizing the Cedar Revolution in Lebanon: Lessons for the Arab Spring.
        Lincoln Hall 3057
      5. 4:00 pmProf. Christopher Potts, Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, Stanford University
        Linguistics Club Lecture: Prof. Christopher Potts, Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, Stanford University: "Conversational implicature: interacting with grammar"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmBoren Schoalarship & Fellowship Program
        Illini Union Bookstore, 807 S Wright Street, Floor 5, room 514
      7. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmDealing With Test Anxiety
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    3. Tuesday, October 29, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 10:30 am

        Viviane Reding, Vice President of the European Commission


        Video Lecture: Towards a More Dynamic Transatlantic Area of Growth and Investment

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

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 12:00 pm

        Melanie Castillo-Cullather, Asian Culture Center, Indiana University


        Food for Thought Program: How Students Can Respond to Devastating Natural Disasters

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W Nevada

        Urbana

      4. 12:00 pmRosina Neginsky, Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Illinois at Springfield
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - "Salome's dance and Herod's banquet in Russian culture"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 South Fifth Street, Champaign
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Africa Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1028
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      8. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      9. 7:00 pmIntroduction and discussion by Professor Lalitha Gopalan, University of Texas at Austin)
        Fall 2013 Film Series: Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at One Hundred ("Miss Lovely")
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      10. 7:00 pmLalitha Gopalan, University of Texas at Austin
        Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "Miss Lovely"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      11. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      12. 7:00 pmSeen & Heard Workshop

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W Nevada

        Urbana

    4. Wednesday, October 30, 2013

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmAssata Zerai: Associate Professor of Sociology
        CAS Brown Bag Lecture: "State Violence and Hypermasculinity Undermining Family Well-Being: An Africana Feminist Analysis of Maternal and Child Health in Zimbabwe"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmCANCELLED: Study Abroad in Australia/New Zealand Info Session
        Lincoln Hall, 1060
      4. 5:00 pm - 9:00 pmICF Bible Study & Faith Journey
        AACC Lounge, Kitchen & Basement
      5. 6:00 pm  

        8:00pm

        Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

        Latzer Hall University YMCA

      6. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Imekula Kwangu'' (2011, Tanzania '' Swahili)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 6:30 pm - 8:30 pmInternational Careers Workshop Series: UI Campus Resources for International Careers
        1092 Lincoln Hall,702 S. Wright Street, Urbana, IL 61801
      8. 6:30 pmVarious Speakers
        International Careers Workshop: UI Campus Resources for International Careers

        1092 Lincoln Hall, 702 South Wright Street, Urbana, IL (map)

      9. 7:00 pmEngineering: South America Information Session
        106B8 Engineering Hall
    5. Thursday, October 31, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmKate Morgan-Olsen and Rick Cheney, members of the NGO NO More Deaths
        Lecture Series: "Our View from the Border"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - Sonic Imagery: El Grito de Don Pedro Albizu Campos - Sandra Ruiz & Robert Ramírez
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      3. 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmPast, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "Symposium"
        Coordinated Science Laboratory,1308 West Main St. Urbana, IL
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmTruman 2 day information event
        Illini Union Bookstore, Floor 5, room 514
      5. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      7. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 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
      9. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      10. 7:00 pmPanel discussion to follow film, featuring Professor Sumita Chakravarty, the New School; Professor Ajay gehlawat, Sonoma State University; Professor Lalitha Gopalan, University of Texas at Austin; and Professor Manjunath Pendakur, Florida Atlantic University
        Fall 2013 Film Series: Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at One Hundred ("My brother . . . Nikhil")
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      11. 7:00 pmOnir
        Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "My Brother ... Nikhil"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
    6. Friday, November 1, 2013

      1. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmTruman 2 day information event
        Illini Union Bookstore, Floor 5, room 514
      2. All Day2013 Tinker Summer Field Research Workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. All DayDiasporic Memories, Comparative Methodologies
        Levis Faculty Center
      4. 12:00 pmMargaret M. Mitchell, Dean of the Divinity School, University of Chicago
        RELIGION - Margaret M. Mitchell, Dean of the Divinity School, Univ. of Chicago: "Texts and the 'Rise of Christianity': Scripture as a Public Monument in the Late Fourth Century"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm

        Dr. Timo Goeschl, Professor of Environmental Economics in the Department of Economics (Alfred Weber-Institute) and Director of the Research Center for Environmental Economics at Heidelberg University.


        The Climate Policy Hold-Up: Green Technologies, Intellectual Property Rights, and the Abatement Incentives of International Agreements

        Room 426, Mumford Hall, 1301 W Gregory Dr., Urbana, IL (map)

      6. 3:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - "The 1923 Earthquake and Korean Massacre in Japan"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmLinguistics Department Tea Party
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
      8. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Persian Tea Party
        Asian-American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      10. 5:00 pmTzu Ching Family Gathering
      11. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmPast, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "Reception with Special Guest, Onir"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      12. 7:00 pmQuestion and answer session, moderated by Professor Rini Mehta, University of Illinois, will follow the screening.
        Fall 2013 Film Series: Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at One Hundred ("I am")
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
      13. 7:00 pmRini Mehta, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Past, Present, Future: Indian Cinema at 100 presents "I Am"
        Knight Auditorium at the Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, November 2, 2013

      1. All Day2013 Tinker Summer Field Research Workshop
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. All DayDiasporic Memories, Comparative Methodologies
        Levis Faculty Center
      3. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      4. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum Learning Center Open Hours - Dia de Los Muertos
        Spurlock Museum -- Zahn Learning Center -- 600 S Gregory Street