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Office of Public and Government Affairs                    (312) 996-3456 / newstips@uic.edu

Week of October 27, 2014

 
 
 
28, Tuesday | Free | Call: (312) 996-6068

UIC faculty group performs Rachmaninoff’s Trio Elegiac in G minor and Dvoƙák's “Dumky” Trio in E minor, Opus 90. Jennifer Cappelli, violin; Paula Kosower, cello; Ivana Bukvich, piano. 1-1:50 p.m. Recital Hall L060, Education, Theatre, Music and Social Work Building, 1040 W. Harrison St.

 
CO breath tests
 
28, Tuesday| Free Event | Call: (312) 355-2522

Trained UIC College of Pharmacy students will administer carbon monoxide (CO) breath tests, explain the results and offer strategies on how to reduce and eventually quit smoking. No registration necessary. Individual consultations are available at the event. 12:30 - 3 p.m. Room 238, UIC Wellness Center, Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted St. .

 
 
29, Wednesday | Free | Call: (312) 996-8700

Talk by Almetris Stanley, West Side Youth Technical Entrepreneur Center. Lunch provided. Noon - 1:30 p.m. Great Cities Institute, Suite 400, UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, 412 S. Peoria St. 

 
 
29, Wednesday | $15 students/$30 non-students | Call: (312) 996-2445

Kick-off event and fundraiser for LALS Student Scholarship Fund. Features music and presentations on the history and future vision of the program. 6 - 9 p.m. National Museum of Mexican Art, 1852 W. 19th St. $15 students/$30 non-students.

 
 
30, Thursday | Free | Call: (312) 413-5353

Tour "Unfinished Business: The Right to Play," 6 - 7 p.m. Conversation on play, art and social justice with Jim Duignan, artist and founder of the Stockyard Institute; and Jennifer Gray, architectural historian, Columbia University, 7 - 8 p.m. Printmaking workshop with Nuria Montiel, Hyde Park Art Center. 8 - 9 p.m. Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, 800 S. Halsted St.

 
 
31, Friday | Free | Call: (312) 996-6114

Art opening. Group exhibition curated by Lorelei Stewart, director of UIC's Gallery 400, with Ionit Behar and Pinar Uner Yilmaz, featuring artists Lara Almarcegui, Guy Ben Ner, Ramiro Gomez, Ryan Griffis and Sarah Ross, Surasi Kusolwong and Alevtina Kakhedi. 5 - 8 p.m. Gallery 400, 400 S. Peoria St.

 
 
31, Friday | Free | Call: (312) 996-6114

Visit the studios of graduate students in studio arts, moving image, photography and new media arts. 5 - 7 p.m. Art & Design Hall, 412 S. Peoria St.

 
 
Nov. 5 | Free | Call: (312) 996-2445

Dialogue between key players and former students who mobilized for the creation of the LALS program and current student organizers. 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. UIC Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, Residents’ Dining Room, 800 S. Halsted St. 

 
"Rahm Emanuel and the 2015 Election"
 
Nov. 10 | Free | Call: (312) 413-3780

Future of Chicago Lecture Series. Kari Lydersen, journalist and author of "Mayor 1%: Rahm Emanuel and the Rise of Chicago’s 99%." Noon. Lecture Center F3, 807 S. Morgan St.