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Events for week of November 10, 2013

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  1. Week of November 10, 2013 to November 16, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 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
    2. Monday, November 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
    3. Tuesday, November 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
    4. Wednesday, November 13, 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 14, 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. 4:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
    6. Friday, November 15, 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 16, 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 10, 2013 to November 16, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 10, 2013

      1. 8:00 am - 4:00 pmPSA FACT Conference
        AACC
      2. 2:00 pmMiddle East Film Series: "Rana's Wedding"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, November 11, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Jonathan MacDonald, U. of I. departments of Linguistics & Spanish, Italian & Portuguese
        LINGUISTICS - Prof. Jonathan MacDonald, U. of I. departments of Linguistics & Spanish, Italian & Portuguese
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmIntroduction to Social Networking
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    3. Tuesday, November 12, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFouad Abd-El-Khaled, Professor, Department of Curriculum and Instruction; Ryan Summers, Doctoral Student, department of Curriculum and Instruction
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture "The Assessment of Precollege Qatari Students' Attitudes toward Science"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 12:00 pmGeorge Gasyna, Associate Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Andrzej Stasiuk and the Myth of the Literary Gastarbajter
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St Champaign
      4. 12:00 pm

        George Gasyna, Associate Professor, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures


        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Andrzej Stasiuk and the Myth of the Literary Gastarbajter

        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign (map)

      5. 12:00 pmGeorge Gasyna, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures
        REEEC/EUC - George Gasyna, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures: "Andrzej Stasiuk and the Myth of the Literary Gastarbejter"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. 5th St., Champaign
      6. 12:00 pmSLCL - Roger Thurow book talk and signing: "1000-Day Project: Feeding the World's Poor"
        Illini Union Book Store, The Author’s Corner (2nd floor), 809 S. Wright Street, Champaign
      7. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 3:00 pm   http://illinois.edu/cms/3198/thurow_event_november_12.pdfRoger Thurow
        Discussion of "The Last Hunger Season: A Year in an African Farm Community on the Brink of Change"
        Spurlock Museum
      9. 3:00 pm

        Roger Thurow, documentary filmmakers, and invited faculty panelists


        Film Screening and Panel: The Last Hunger Season: A Year in an African Farm Community on the Brink of Change

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum (map)

      10. 3:00 pm

        Roger Thurow, Award-winning journalist & author of the book, “The Last Hunger Season.”


        SLCL - A film preview & panel discussion of “The Last Hunger Season: A Year in an African Farm Community on the Brink of Change”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 E. Gregory, Urbana
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Ecuador Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1057
      12. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      13. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Job application workshop for graduate students
        Room G-20 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      14. 5:00 pmLuso Brazilian Association - "CORACOES SUJOS" ("DIRTY HEARTS")
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1410 W. Green Street, Urbana
      15. 5:00 pmSIP/LAS - Study Abroad in Barcelona Informational/Recruitment Meetings
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      16. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      17. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmTransferring into Social Work
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      18. 7:00 pmTBA
        AsiaLENS Screening: "A Perfect Soldier"
        Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium, 600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana, IL
      19. 7:00 pmAsiaLENS: AEMS Documentary Film and Discussion Series at the Spurlock 2013–2014: A Perfect Soldier

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum

      20. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, November 13, 2013

      1. 7:30 am - 8:45 amProf. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE)
        EU, Eurozone and Greek Economy: Future Prospects after the 2013 general elections in Germany
        Chicago Council on Global Affairs, 332 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 1100 Chicago, IL 60604
      2. 12:50 pm

        Kevin Featherstone, professor of Contemporary Greek Studies, London School of Economics and Political Science


        Of Bailouts, Populists and Inertia: Lessons from the Greek Crisis for Managing the 'Euro'

        McCormick Tribune Campus Center, Illinois Institute of Technology, 3201 S State Street, Chicago, IL (map)

      3. 12:50 pm - 1:50 pmProf. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE)
        Of Bailouts, Populists and Inertia: Lessons from the Greek Crisis for managing the 'Euro'.
        Mc Cormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC), 3201 S. State Street, Chicago
      4. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmDr. Karen Jaime, Postdoctoral Research Associate
        Fall 2013 Colloquium Series- "Queer Poetry in Loisaida: Nuyorican History, Miguelito Piñero, and an Emerging Aesthetic"
        Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana (note change of location)
      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

        Dr. Karen Jaime

        Chancellor's Postdoctoral Research Associate


        Queer Poetry in Loisaida: Nuyorican History, Miguelito Pinero, and an Emerging Esthetic

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

      6. 5:30 pmLuso Brazilian Association - "Besouro" ("The Assailant")
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Children of Heaven'' (1997, Iran/ Persian)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 7:30 pm

        Severn Cullis-Suzuki


        Ecofeminism Summit Keynote Lecture with Severn Cullis-Suzuki

        Room 112, Gregory Hall, 810 S. Wright St., Urbana, IL (map)

    5. Thursday, November 14, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 11:00 amProf. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE)
        Radio Interview EU and European Monetary Union (EUM) after the general election in Germany (September 22, 2013)
        FOCUS 580 @ WILL Radio, Illinois Public Media
      2. 12:00 pmFelix Muruchi Poma
        Lecture Series: BOLIVIA’S PROCESSES OF SOCIAL CHANGE
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - Activism Among Undocumented Immigrant Young Adults in the U.S - Joanna Perez
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      4. 12:00 pm   (noon)Truman Campus Deadline
      5. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
      6. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      7. 4:00 pm

        Kevin Featherstone, professor of Contemporary Greek Studies, London School of Economics and Political Science


        CAS/Millercomm Lecture: A System Fit for Purpose? The Challenge of Governance in Greece

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum (map)

      8. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      9. 4:00 pmProf. Kevin Featherstone (European Institute, Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics and Political Sciences, LSE)
        MGS MillerCom Lecture: "A system fit for purpose? The challenges of governance in Greece."
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana IL 61801, USA
      10. 4:00 pmProf. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, LSE
        MODERN GREEK STUDIES/MillerComm Lecture: Prof. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, LSE, “A System Fit for Purpose? The Challenges of Governance in Greece”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana
      11. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Africa Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1028
      12. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      13. 5:30 pm - 8:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Language Showcase
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      14. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      15. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    6. Friday, November 15, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Joe Jupille, Director of the Colorado European Union Center of Excellence at the University of Colorado at Boulder.


        EU Center of Excellence Director Lecture Series: Regionalism in the World Polity

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (map)

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmJoseph Dennis, Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison
        EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Lecture by Joseph Dennis, Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison
        Room 2090B, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmBrad Inwood, University Professor, departments of Classics and Philosophy, University of Toronto
        CLASSICS - Brad Inwood, Univ. of Toronto
        Gregory Hall, Room 223
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      5. 7:00 pmSound Lounge 708
        Bruce Nesbitt African American Cultural Center
    7. Saturday, November 16, 2013

      1. 9:00 amIkebana Workshop
      2. 2:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      3. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802