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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Sept. 1 through 18


8/25/2005


lectures
8 Thursday
“The Global Food Court: Fast Food, Slow Food, Imperial Food.” John Feffer, journalist and author. 4 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Center for Advanced Study.

9 Friday
“Evolution of the Global Labor Market: Continuity vs. Change.” Orley C. Ashenfelter, Princeton University. 3:30 p.m. 134 Temple Hoyne Buell Hall. David Kinley Lecture/Economics.

12 Monday
“A Shot at the American Dream.” Jason DeParle, New York Times. 4 p.m. third floor, Levis Faculty Center. MillerComm.

13 Tuesday
“Immigration the World Over.” Rita Simon, immigration scholar. 7:30 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Jewish Culture and Society and Center for Advanced Study.

14 Wednesday
“The Indian Software Industry: Managing Change and Growth in the Knowledge Economy.” N.R. Narayana Murthy, Infosys Technologies Limited, Bangalore, India. 4 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. 21st Arnold O. Beckman Lecture in Science and Innovation.
“Painting Out of Conflict: Velázquez, the Dutch and Painting in the Time of War.” Svetlana Alpers, University of California, Berkeley. 5:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. MillerComm.

17 Saturday
Saturday Physics Honors Program. “Einstein’s Miracle Year.” Paul Kwiat, UI. 10:15 a.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Physics.
“Georgia O’Keeffe and New Mexico: Identity and Place.” Barbara Lynes, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. 3 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Jerrold Ziff Distinguished Lecture/Krannert Art Museum.

colloquia
6 Tuesday
“India’s 1947 Partition: Recovering Memories in Lahore.” Usha and Rajmohan Gandhi, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

9 Friday
“Trapping and Detecting Biomolecules Using a Synthetic Nanopore.” Gregory Timp, UI. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Building. Biochemistry.

12 Monday
“Translation: A Continuing Conversation.” Rania Huntington, Yihy Hang and Cynthia Childs, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies.
“Collection in Context. Introduction to Art Nouveau and English Beginnings.” Marcel Franciscono, UI. Noon. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

13 Tuesday
“An Ancient Babylonian Tradition in Medieval Arabic and Persian Histories.” Kevin Van Bladel, University of Southern California. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge,
1080 Foreign Languages Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

14 Wednesday
“Nuclear Architecture in Differentiation and Disease.” Tom Misteli, National Cancer Institute. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Cell and Structural Biology.
“Nutrition of the Elderly in Botswana.” Segametsi Maruapula, UI. 4 p.m. 180 Bevier Hall. Nutritional Sciences.

16 Friday
“Studies on Membrane Proteins: Perspectives for Mid and Low-far Infrared Spectroscopy.” Petra Hellwig, University of Frankfurt. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Building. Biochemistry.

theater
17 Saturday
“The End of Cinematics.” Mikel Rouse, writer, arranger and producer. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. A pop-tinged, hip-hop based, Beatles-influenced score and its overlying counter poetry tie together film images of this extra-sensory experience. Admission charge.

music
1 Thursday
Sudden Sound Concert. Ravish Momin’s Trio Tarana. 7:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

10 Saturday
Opening Night Party: All About the Mix. 6:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Lobby.

11 Sunday
Second Sunday Concert. Pacifica Quartet. 2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Broadcast live on sponsoring station WILL-FM (90.9). Krannert Art Museum.
Sinfonia da Camera Gala. Ian Hobson, music director and conductor. 3 p.m. Krannert Center, Foellinger Great Hall. With Dawn Harris, soprano; Jan Patrice Helms, soprano; Paul Sperry, tenor; Steven Marking, baritone/bass; and Philip Johnston, choreographer. A champagne reception follows the concert. Admission charge. Sinfonia da Camera.

14 Wednesday
Faculty Recital. John Dee, oboe. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Dee is the newest member of the UI woodwind faculty. Admission charge. School of Music.

17 Saturday
Faculty Recital. William Moersch and Ricardo Flores, percussion. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. A concert of contemporary music featuring a wide variety of instruments. Admission charge. School of Music.

18 Sunday
Faculty Recital. Jonathan Keeble, flute. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With John Dee, oboe; J. David Harris, clarinet; Timothy McGovern, bassoon; and Ann Yeung, harp. Admission charge. School of Music.
Chinese music and folk songs. Music College, Jilin Art University, China. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. For more info: http://www.spurlock.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Spurlock Museum and East Asian and Pacific Studies.
Faculty Recital. William Heiles, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. “20th-century Classics by French Composers.” Admission charge. School of Music.

sports
(to confirm times, go to www.fightingillini.com)
2 Friday
Soccer. Illinois vs. University of Nebraska. 7 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

3 Saturday
Football. Illinois vs. Rutgers University. Community/Youth Day. 11 a.m. Memorial Stadium. Admission charge.

4 Sunday
Soccer. Illinois vs. Western Illinois University. 2 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

7 Wednesday
Volleyball. Illinois vs. Loyola-Chicago. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

10 Saturday
Football. Illinois vs. San Jose State. Varsity I/Boy Scout/Band Day. 1 p.m. Memorial Stadium. Admission charge.

16 Friday
Volleyball. Illini Classic. 5 and 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Schools participating include: Rice University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Eastern Illinois University. Admission charge.
Soccer. Illinois vs. Illinois State University. 7 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

17 Saturday
Volleyball. Illini Classic. 4:30 and 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Schools participating include: Rice University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Eastern Illinois University. Admission charge.

18 Sunday
Soccer. Illinois vs. Indiana State University. 2 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

et cetera
1 Thursday
Coffee hour and Israeli Night. 6 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club and Hillel Foundation.

8 Thursday
Coffee hour. Spain. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club.

9 Friday
Asian American Cultural Center Open House. 1 p.m. Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana. Asian American Cultural Center.

10 Saturday
Harvest Party: A Path to Wellness: “Fun and Easy Food Preservation.” 10 a.m.; Nature Hike, Sun Singer Trail. 11 a.m.; Music in Nature Concert: Prairie Dogs. 7 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more info: http://www. allerton.uiuc.edu or call 244-1035. Bring blanket and chairs for concert. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

11 Sunday
12th Annual Road Race for Animals. 8 a.m. Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building, 2001 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Visit http://www.cvm.uiuc.edu/ots/roadrace.html for more information. Omega Tau Sigma/Veterinary Medicine.
Second Sunday Gallery Tour. School of Art and Design Faculty Art Exhibition. Timothy van Laar, UI. 1 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

12 Monday
Current Affairs Forum. “Shades of Revolution: Democratization and Electoral Process in the Former Soviet Nations.” Keynote address. “Transitions to Democracy – After Communism and After Postcommunism.” Valerie Bunce, Cornell University. 1-5:30 p.m. 210 Illini Union. For more info: http://www.reec.uiuc.edu/events/CA_forum.html. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

13 Tuesday
“Crafting a Fellowship/Grant Proposal for the Humanities.” Deborah Richie, Matti Bunzl and Christine Catanzarite, UI. 5 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
Tuesdays@Seven. “Miles Apart but Close at Heart – Long Distance Relationships.” 7 p.m. 209 Illini Union. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals.

15 Thursday
Native American House Open House. 4 p.m. Native American House, 1206 W. Nevada St., Urbana. For more info: http://www.nah.uiuc.edu/. Native American House.
Coffee hour. Uzbekastan. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club.

16 Friday
Conference: “Avenues for Advancement.” Julieanna Richardson, History Makers, and Eddie Glaude, Princeton University. 1:15-5:30 p.m. 66 Library. African American Studies and Research Program, African-American Cultural Program, the Career Center and the School of Business.
Panel Discussion: “Mass Culture and Modernist Studies.” Ed Comentale, Indiana University; Kevin Dettmar, Southern Illinois University; Elizabeth Lee, Wabash College; Andrea Goulet and Christine Catanzarite, UI. 3 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

exhibits
“Portraying American Femininity Through Melody and Art”
“The Long Good-Bye”
Sousa Archives and Center for American Music,
236 Harding Band Building, 1103 S. Sixth St., Champaign.

“Digging Barbarians”
Ongoing.
“Visions of the Unseen: Picturing Balinese Ceremony and Myth”
On view Sept. 13.
Five galleries featuring the cultures of the world.
Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

“Design Excellence Collection”
“Wall to Wall Photography: Current Work by Andy Summers”
Through Oct. 2.
School of Art and Design Faculty Art Exhibition
On view Sept. 9.
“Sacra Imago: Devotional Art of the Middle Ages”
“Canvas: An Electronic Gallery”
Ongoing.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the museum is free; a donation of $3 is suggested.

@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.


•This calendar is excerpted from the Sept. 1 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.