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Events for week of March 2, 2014

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  1. Week of March 2, 2014 to March 8, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 2, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
    2. Monday, March 3, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmCHAI Time
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
    3. Tuesday, March 4, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
      4. 12:00 pmFood for Thought
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
    4. Wednesday, March 5, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    5. Thursday, March 6, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
      4. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    6. Friday, March 7, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  Study Abroad Scholarship Deadlines
      3.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, March 8, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
  1. Week of March 2, 2014 to March 8, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 2, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmGirls' Day Tea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, March 3, 2014

      1. All DayProf. Nick Cullatuher, Indiana University
        Annual Friends of History Lecture
      2.  Verona Studies Program - Extended Deadline
      3. All DayWestern Europe International Business Conference

        Alumni Hall, Student Union Building, Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago (map)

      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Viorica Marian, Northwestern University
        SLATE – Prof. Viorica Marian, Northwestern University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 4:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      6. 5:00 pmProfessor Molly Greene, Princeton University
        MODERN GREEK STUDIES - Professor Molly Greene, Princeton University: "How Important was 1453?"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      7. 5:00 pm

        Molly Greene, Department of History Professor, Princeton University


        Modern Greek Studies Lecture: How Important Was 1453?

        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall, 702 South Wright St., Urbana (map)

      8. 5:00 pmProf. Molly Green, Princeton University
        Public Lecture: "How Important was 1453?"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      9. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmCommunity Gamelan
        School of Music, Room 1188, 1114 W. Nevada Street, Urbana (nearest entrance on Oregon Street)
    3. Tuesday, March 4, 2014

      1. All DayWestern Europe International Business Conference

        Alumni Hall, Student Union Building, Northeastern Illinois University, 5500 N. St. Louis Ave., Chicago (map)

      2. 12:00 pmDavid Bertaina, Associate Professor of History, University of Illinois at Springfield
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Is Religious Conversion a Human Right?: A Conversion Case in Medieval Egypt and Modern Implications"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      3. 1:30 pm - 3:55 pmIFE - French Field Study and Internship Programs Info Session
        Rm. 232, International Studies Building
      4. 5:30 pmArchana Shekara
        Indian Cooking Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      5. 7:00 pmGerman Film Series: Nichts Bereuen (No Regrets)

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1090, 702 S. Wright Street, Urbana (map)

      6. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, March 5, 2014

      1. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      4. 3:00 pm

        Jesus Ramirez-Valles, Ph.D., M.P.H.

        Filmmaker and Professor and Director of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago


        "Tal Como Somos (Just As We Are)" Film Screening and Discussion

        223 Gregory Hall

      5. 3:00 pmJesus Ramirez-Valles, Ph.D., M.P.H., Filmmaker and Professor and Director of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago
        "Tal Como Somos (Just as We Are)" film screening and discussion
        223 Gregory Hall
      6. 4:00 pmSalih Brkic: Bosnian Journalist and Filmmaker

        Room 66, Main Library, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Do Not Forget Me, Istanbul" (Turkish, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, March 6, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmNorma Scagnoli, Director of eLearning. College of Business, UIUC
        Lecture Series: "Online development collaboration with Latin America: Challenges and Opportunities"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      2. 12:00 pm

        C. Aujean Lee
        2013 Jeffrey S. Tanaka Asian American Studies Grant Recipient
        Master's Student, Department of  Urban and Regional Planning
        University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


        Risky Business: The Foreclosure Crisis, Asian Americans, and Nonprofits in Minneapolis-St. Paul

        Asian American Cultural Center

        1210 W. Nevada St.

        Urbana

      3. 1:00 pm

        Dr. Graham Harrison, Office of International Science and Engineering, National Science Foundation

        Errol Levy, First Secretary of Research and Innovation, EU Delegation

        Xavier Rodde, Head of Research Information and EU Funding Support, The University of Birmingham, UK


        Horizon 2020 Grants Information Workshop

        Institute for Genomic Biology, Room 612, 1206 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      4. 4:00 pm

        Ann Cvetkovich, Ellen Clayton Garwood Professor of English and Professor of Women's and Gender Studies, UT Austin


        IDPRH The Body/Bodies Series; The Sovereignty of the Senses

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum

      5. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      6. 5:15 pmDr. Olof Hedling, Lund University, Fulbright Hildeman Visiting Scholar in the Scandinavian Program, U. of I.
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Dr. Olof Hedling, Lund University, Fulbright Hildeman Visiting Scholar in the Scandinavian Program, U. of I.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:15 pm

        Olof Hedling, Lund University, Fulbright Hildeman Visiting Scholar in the Scandinavian Program in the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures.


        Lecture: The Trouble with Stars: Vernacular vs. Global Stardom in Two Forms of European Popular Culture

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    6. Friday, March 7, 2014

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

        Beverly Crawford, Professor, International and Area Studies and Charles and Louise Travers Department of Political Science; Associate Director of Institute of European Studies; and Director of European Union Center of Excellence, University of California, Berkeley


        EUCE Director's Lecture Series: Halting a Tragedy of the Commons: The EU and the Arctic

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      3. 12:00 pmRenato Villela, Secretary of Finance of the state of Rio de Janeiro
        Lemann Lecture Series: Taxation Issues in Brazil
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. 12:00 pmProfessor Jeffrey Chipps Smith, Kay Fortson Chair in European Art, University of Texas, Austin
        RELIGION - Professor Jeffrey Chipps Smith, University of Texas, Austin: "The Architecture of Faith and Confessional Identities in Seventeenth-Century Germany"
        Room 1000, Lincoln Hall
      5. 12:00 pmAdolfo Hernandez, Director, Chicago Office of New Americans
        Working to Make Chicago the Most Immigrant Friendly City in the U.S.
        Latzer Hall at the University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Champaign
      6. 2:00 pmTara Welch, University of Kansas
        CLASSICS - Tara Welch, University of Kansas: "'Show Markup': Indications of Editorial Failure in Valerius"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      8. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmLINGUISTICS - Persian Tea Party
        Asian American Cultural Center, 1208 W. Nevada St., Urbana
    7. Saturday, March 8, 2014

      1. 12:30 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum WorldFest
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      2. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: Book Fiesta
        The Urbana Free Library Children's Department, 210 W Green St, Urbana.