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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from March 5 through 22

2/26/2009

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lectures

5 Thursday
“Migration and its Discontents: Ethnicity, Identity and the Visual Arts in Western Europe.” Cora Lacatus, UI. 5:15 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Germanic Languages and Literatures.

“ ‘My Man Bovanne’: A Black Feminist Critique of Black Power and the Institutionalization of Movement Politics.” Roderick A. Ferguson, University of Minnesota. 7:30 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. MillerComm.

6 Friday
“How Digital Kids are Changing the World.” Michael Furdyk, co-founder of TakingIT Global. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

“What’s So Funny About Children’s Literature?” Karen Coats, Illinois State University. 6:30 p.m. 126 Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Gryphon Lecture/Graduate School of Library and Information Science.

9 Monday
“How Do Our Fat Cells Communicate With Other Organs and the Brain? The Adipocyte as a Master Regulator.” Barbara B. Kahn, Harvard Medical School. 4 p.m. Ballroom, Alice Campbell Alumni Center. Nutritional Sciences and Center for Advanced Study.

10 Tuesday
“Research, Education, and Outreach in Informatics at Illinois.” John Unsworth, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.

“Irish Everywhere: Irish Americans and the Making of the Multicultural City.” Jim Barrett, UI. 4 p.m. Music Room, Levis Faculty Center. Center for Advanced Study.

“The Surprise of Religion in Modern America.” Jon Butler, Yale University. 8 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Marjorie Hall Thulin Lecture/Religion.

11 Wednesday
“Game On! Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the XBox.” Hector Postigo, Temple University. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Center for Advanced Study.

13 Friday
“The Looming Antibiotic Crisis.” Abigail Salyers, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

16 Monday
“Immigration and Multi-lingual America.” Gillian Stevens, UI. Noon. Center for Advanced Study. Center for Advanced Study.

17 Tuesday
“Where in the World is Ikenberry Commons and What is Going on There?” Jack Collins, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA,. Know Your University.

“The Lick Observatory Supernova Search, and Follow-Up Studies of Supernovae”.” Alex Filippenko, University of California, Berkeley. 4 p.m.
134 Astronomy. Astronomy Department.

19 Thursday
“The Three Marriages: Reimagining Work, Self and Relationship.” David Whyte, poet, speaker and author. 5 p.m. Alice Campbell Alumni Center. Engineering.

colloquia

5 Thursday
“Safety, Soldier, Scapegoat: The Battle to Interpret the Death of Pat Tillman.” Jonathan Ebel, UI. Noon. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.

“Rethinking Black Racial Identity Theory: A Quest for Humanity.” Helen Neville, UI. Noon. 242 Education Building. Bureau of Educational Research.

“Pertussis Toxin: Intracellular Trafficking and Role in Bordetella Pertussis Infection and Disease.” Nicholas Carbonetti, University of Maryland School of Medicine. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Microbiology.

“Islam, Human Rights and Interfaith Relations: Some Contemporary Egyptian Perspectives.” Valerie Hoffman, UI. 4 p.m. 213 Gregory Hall. Global Studies and South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

“Reimagining Liquid Transportation Fuels: Sunshine to Petrol.” Ellen B. Stechel, Sandia National Laboratories. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Chemistry.

6 Friday
“P-20 Initiatives Shaping the Future of Education in Illinois.” Christopher Koch, Illinois State Board of Education. Noon. I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First St., Champaign. Education.

“What Should You Do When You’re Wrong?” James Pryor, New York University. 3-5 p.m. 213 Gregory Hall. Philosophy.

9 Monday
“Entrepreneurial Social Infrastructure: Building Rural Economies in a Time of Crisis.” Cornelia Butler Flora, Iowa State University. Noon. Sims Room, ACES Library, Information and Alumni Center. Women and Gender in Global Perspectives and the Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

“Honey Bee Behavior: The Role of Neuropeptides.” Axel Brockmann, UI. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Science Building. Veterinary Medicine.

“Complex Alkaloid Total Synthesis.” Mo Movassaghi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Organic Chemistry.

“Resilient and Equilibrium-Less Mechanism Design.” Silivio Micali, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel Center. Robert Mueller-Thuns Endowed Lecture/Computer Science.

10 Tuesday
“All in the American Muslim Family: The Ways and Means of Retaining Religious Identity in Muslim Children in the U.S.” Aisha Lamb Sobh, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

“Carbon – The Currency of the Future.” Eric Jackson, UI. Noon. Stephen J. Warner Conference Room, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, One E. Hazelwood Drive, Champaign. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.

Global Cultural Heritage: “Preservation Problems and Conflicting Values in Saudi Arabia.” Ian Straughn, Brown University. 3-5 p.m. 109A Davenport Hall. Center for Advanced Study.

11 Wednesday
“Radio and Decolonialization in East Africa, 1940-1970.” James Brennan, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. African Studies.

“Epigenetic Regulation in Embryonic Stem Cells.” Barbara Panning, University of California, San Francisco. Noon. B102 CLSL. Cell and Developmental Biology.

“Modeling Early Sentence Comprehension.” Yael Gertner, UI, and “Using Background Knowledge to Improve Visual Learning.” Derek Hoiem, UI. Noon. 1005 Beckman Institute Room. Beckman Institute Director’s Seminar.

“Aging and Text Processing.” SooRim Noh, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. Cognitive Science of Teaching and Learning/Child Development Divisions.

“Headscarves and Hotpants: Debating Gender and Equality, Secularism and Religious Freedoms in the ‘New Europe.’ ” Kristen Ghodsee, Bowdoin College. 4 p.m. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center

“Language Learning Differences: What is Their Impact Upon Foreign Language Learning and How Do We Respond?” Barbara Hill, University of Colorado. 5 p.m. 4080A Foreign Languages Building. Classics.

12 Thursday
“Honor or Harm? The Psychological Consequences of Using American Indians as Mascots.” Stephanie Fryberg, University of Arizona. Noon. 106 Lincoln Hall. American Indian Studies and Psychology.

“Technical Innovation and Growth: How Boeing Hones Its Competitive Edge.” John J. Tracy, The Boeing Co. 3 p.m. Alice Campbell Alumni Center. The Hoeft Technology and Management Program/Business.

“New Visions of Plantation Life in Hawai’i: Reading the Archive Against the Grain.” Jean Ju Kim, UI. 3:30 p.m. 321 Gregory Hall. History.

“Signaling and Replication in the Control of Horizontal Gene Transfer in Bacillus subtilis.” Alan Grossman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

“Discovery and Surprises With Small Molecules.” Erick Carreira, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Laboratory. Organic Chemistry.

13 Friday
“Exploring New Roles for Elongation Factor Tu Inside and Outside Protein Synthesis.” Michael Ibba, Ohio State University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab Auditorium. Biochemistry.

“Economic Activities In Relation to Economic Geography: Latinas at Work in the U.S. and Mexico – An NNSF Proposal.” Betsy Sweet, UI. 3 p.m.
336 Lincoln Hall. Geography, Sociology and Urban and Regional Planning.

“A Psychoanalytic Ethics of Translation: In Analytic Practice, In Translating Lacan’s ‘Ecrits.’ ”Bruce Fink, Duquesnes University. 4 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Slavic Languages and Literatures.

16 Monday
“Neuropeptidomics: From Discovery To Function.” Lingjun Li, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Science Building. Veterinary Medicine.

“Industrial and Research Challenges in the Area of Multi-Core and Many Cores.” Avi Mendelson, Intel Corp. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel. Parallel@Illinois.

17 Tuesday
“Crossing the (Indian) Color Line: A Family Memoir.” Philip J. Deloria, University of Michigan. 3 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building. American Indian Studies.

18 Wednesday
“Mechanistic Insights From the Single Cell: Inference Engines for Clinically Predictive Indicators.” Garry Nolan, Stanford University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Cell and Developmental Biology.

“The Effect of Classroom Network Structure on the Relations between Popularity and Social Behaviors.” Hai-Jeong Ahn, UI; “Self-enhancing Views and Aggression: A Test of the Defensive Self-Esteem Hypothesis in Elementary School Children.” Claire Garandeau, UI; and “How Do Young Adolescents Cope With Social Problems? An Examination of Social Goals, Coping and Social Adjustment.” Huiyoung Shin, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. Cognitive Science of Teaching and Learning and Child Development Divisions.

“New Visions of Plantation Life in Hawaii: Reading the Archive Against the Grain.” Jean Ju Kim, UI. 3:30 p.m. 321 Gregory Hall. History.

“Molecular Contrast Enhancement in Coherent Optical Imaging.” Stephen Boppart, UI. 4 p.m. 112 Chem Annex. Physical Chemistry.

“Food and Nutrition Board: Impact on Science and Policy.” Linda Meyers, The National Academies, Washington, D.C. 4 p.m. 103 Mumford Hall. Nutritional Sciences.

19 Thursday
“Synthesis-enabled Studies of the Amphotericin B Ion Channel.” Martin Burke, UI. Noon. IGB Conference Center #612. Institute for Genomic Biology.

“The Social Geography of Universal Choice: Competition, Charter Schools and Access in Post-Katrina New Orleans.” Christopher Lubienski, UI. Noon. 242 Education. Bureau of Educational Research.

“Internationalizing Higher Education in South Africa: Policy and Practice at the University of Cape Town.” Nadine Dolby, Purdue University. 3 p.m. 219 Davenport Hall. Geography and Sociology.

“Exploring a ‘Tragedy of the Commons’ in a Host-Pathogen Metapopulation.” Benjamin Kerr, University of Washington. 4 p.m. B102, Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

“Biomedical Applications of Responsive Microgels.” Andrew Lyon, Georgia Tech. 4 p.m. 112 Chem Annex. Materials Chemistry.

“Internationalizing Higher Education in South Africa: Policy and Practice at the University of Cape Town.” Nadine Dolby, Purdue University. 4 p.m. 219 Davenport Hall. Geography, Sociology and Urban and Regional Planning.

theater

5 Thursday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Frank Loesser’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical comedy. Admission charge.

6 Friday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

7 Saturday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Dessert and Conversation: 6:30 p.m. Krannert Room, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

10 Tuesday
“Movin’ Out.” 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Based on the songs of Billy Joel. Admission charge.

12 Thursday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

13 Friday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

14 Saturday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

15 Sunday
“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.” Robert G. Anderson, director. 3 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Dessert and Conversation: 2 p.m. Krannert Room, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

music

5 Thursday
Thursdays@12:20 Concert. McNeill Combo. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute Atrium. Beckman Institute.

Junior Recital. Amy Hutter, soprano. 1 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Angela Hewitt, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

Master of Music Recital. Rosa Chang, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

6 Friday
Jazz Forum. UI Jazz Combo. Tito Carrillo, director. With the UI Jazz Guitar Ensemble. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

Senior Recital. Sarah Watson, mezzo soprano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

7 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. Nathan Mandel, saxophone. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Senior Recital. Jacquelyn Evers, saxophone. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Junior Recital. Cody Jensen, percussion. 2 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.

Sinfonia da Camera Concert Series. “Classics and Contemporaries.” Ian Hobson, music director and conductor. With Menahem Pressler, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

Junior Recital. Joel Caracci, jazz drums. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.

8 Sunday
Master of Music Recital. Travis Jurgens, conductor. 3 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

An Evening of Jewish Music: Maxwell Street Klezmer Band. 7 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Chicago-based band that celebrates the traditional folk music of Eastern Europe that was brought to the U.S. by Jewish immigrants and melded with Dixieland, early jazz and swing, and Yiddish rhumba. Admission charge.

10 Tuesday
Master of Music Recital. Ying-Chen Weng, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

11 Wednesday
Master of Music Recital. Travis Jurgens, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

12 Thursday
Junior Recital. Delanor Benson, mezzo-soprano. 1 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jui-Chen Huang, bassoon. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Faculty Recital. Michael Cameron, double bass, and William Heiles, piano. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

13 Friday
Jazz Forum. UI Jazz Combo. Ron Bridgewater, director. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

A Mix of New Music. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Faculty, guests and students from the composition division.

Undergraduate Recital. Allison Maher and Kristen Sorveia, oboe. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Gregory Wascoe, tenor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

14 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital in Choral Conducting. R. Colin Armstrong, conductor. 3 p.m. McKinley Presbyterian Church.

Master of Music Recital. Ok Jae Lee, piano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Junior Recital. Mikael Templeton, jazz saxophone. 5 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.

Senior Recital. Colby Fahrenbacher, tuba. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

15 Sunday
UI Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition. 1 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Samuel Falcone, saxophone. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

Aswat: Celebrating the Golden Age of Arab Music and Cinema. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The golden age of Egyptian cinema (1920s-1950s) and Arab song is celebrated. Admission charge.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Yu-Chi Tai, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

16 Monday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Lisa Nelson, viola; Nina Gordon, cello, and Kent Cook, piano. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

17 Tuesday
Jupiter String Quartet. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This group, a Cleveland Quartet Award Winner, presents works by Haydn, Beethoven and Shostakovich. Admission charge.

Jazz Band III. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

New Music Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

Studio Recital. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Barrington Coleman.

18 Wednesday
Juan De Marcos and the Afro-Cuban All Stars. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Using the heritage of Cuban music to create a sound of the future. Admission charge.

UI Symphony Orchestra. Joseph Flummerfeldt, guest conductor. With Oratorio Society, UI Concert Choir and UI Chamber Singers. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Garold Fowler, double bass. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Carlos Vega, jazz saxophone. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.

19 Thursday
Thursdays@12:20 Concert. UI Graduate String Quartet. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute Atrium. Beckman Institute.

Junior Recital. Sarah Olsen, soprano. 1 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

UI Wind Symphony and UI Symphonic Band I. Featuring special guest conductors. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

20 Friday
Jazz Forum. Noon. 25 Smith Hall. Guest artist Brandon Knoblock, jazz drumset.

Michael Ewald Memorial Concert. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Join School of Music faculty and students to celebrate the life of the late trumpet professor Michael Ewald. School of Music.

dance

12 Thursday
Studiodance I. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Master of Fine Arts candidates Renay Aumiler, Laura Chiaramonte and Angeline Holmes bring an emerging generation to the stage. Admission charge.

13 Friday
Studiodance I. 7 and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Master of Fine Arts candidates Renay Aumiler, Laura Chiaramonte and Angeline Holmes bring an emerging generation to the stage. Admission charge.

Mark Morris Dance Group. With Sinfonia da Camera. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Concert Prep: Stefan Asbury, guest speaker. 6:30 p.m. Krannert Room, Krannert Center.

14 Saturday
Studiodance I. 7 and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Master of Fine Arts candidates Renay Aumiler, Laura Chiaramonte and Angeline Holmes bring an emerging generation to the stage. Admission charge.

Mark Morris Dance Group. With Sinfonia da Camera. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Concert Prep: Stefan Asbury, guest speaker. 6:30 p.m. Krannert Room, Krannert Center.

films

5 Thursday
“The Freshman.” Andrew Bergman, director. 5:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

11 Wednesday
Lincoln Bicentennial Film Festival.” 6 p.m. 112 Huff Hall. Phi Alpha Theta.

“Made in Europe.” 7 p.m. 160 English Building. European Union Center.

Immigration Film Series. “Dirty Pretty Things.” Stephen Frears, director. 7:30 p.m. Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center. Center for Advanced Study.

18 Wednesday
Lincoln Bicentennial Film Festival.” 6 p.m. 112 Huff Hall. Phi Alpha Theta.

sports

6 Friday
Hockey. Illini vs. Illinois State University. 7:30 p.m. UI Ice Arena. Admission charge.

7 Saturday
Hockey. Illini vs. CSCHL All-Stars. 7:30 p.m. UI Ice Arena. Admission charge.

13 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Akron. 3:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

14 Saturday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Akron. 12:05 and 3 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

15 Sunday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Akron. 1:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

21 Saturday
Softball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 5 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

22 Sunday
Softball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 2 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

et cetera

5 Thursday
Workshop. “Achieving Tenure and Promotion – Policies and Procedures on the UIUC Campus.” Linda Katehi, Barbara Wilson, James A. Imlay and Billie Jean Theide, UI. 2:30 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. American Association of University Professors.

Gallery Conversation. “Birds in Art: Audubon Prints and Mylayne Photographs.” Jo Kibbee, Jeffrey Brawn, Richard Burkhardt, Gregory Lambeth and Jennifer Monson. 5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

6 Friday
Reading/Book Signing. Xu Xi, author. 4:30 p.m. Author’s corner, 2nd floor, Illini Union Bookstore. English and Illini Union Bookstore.

7 Saturday
Book Arts Workshop: “The Collage Book.” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 809 S. Oak St., Champaign (Oak Street Library Facility). For more information and to register, visit http://www.lis.uiuc.edu/programs/cpd/workshops09.html. Graduate School of Library and Information Science Continuing Professional Development.

“Doodle for Wildlife.” 6 p.m. I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First St., Champaign. For more info and to register, visit http://vetmed.illinois.edu/wmc/doodle.html. Wildlife Medical Clinic.

10 Tuesday
“Meet the Chief.” John P. Froman, chief of the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma, and Jason Dollarhide, second chief. 6 p.m. Alice Campbell Alumni Center. American Indian Studies.

11 Wednesday
Around the World Wednesdays. 9:30 a.m.-noon. Spurlock Museum. Crafts and activities from around the world. $2 donation. Spurlock Museum.

Forest Glen Hiking Trip. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Forest Glen. For more information and to register, call 333-9780. Campus Recreation.

Survey Research Seminar. “Web Surveys.” Noon-1:30 p.m. Room 201, 505 E. Green St., Champaign. To register, visit www.srl.uic.edu/SEMINARS.htm. Survey Research Laboratory.

Need for Speed Seminar Series: “Medical Imaging.” Stephen Boppart, UI.
4:15 p.m. B02 Coordinated Science Laboratory. Coordinated Science Laboratory.

Bike Repair Instructional Clinic. 7:30-9 p.m. ARC Adventure Center. For more information and to register, call 333-9780. Campus Recreation.

12 Thursday
CITES Security Laptop Clinic. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Heritage Conference Room, ACES Library. Campus Informational Technologies and Educational Services.

Symposium: “Turkish Diasporas, Turkish Communities.” Kemal Karpat, University of Wisconsin; Deniz Balgamis, University of Wisconsin; Aydin Cecen, Central Michigan University; and Kristen Ghodsee, Bowdoin College. 1-5 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; European Union Center; Russian, East European and Eurasian Center; and Center for Global Studies.

“The Teaching Philosophy Statement.” Jane Alsberg, UI. 4 p.m. 428 Armory Building. Registration required, call 333-3370. Center for Teaching Excellence.

13 Friday
10th Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition Conference. Featured speakers include: Alan Juffs, University of Pittsburgh; Roumyana Slabakova, University of Iowa; and Antonella Sorace, University of Edinburgh. 8:30 am Illini Union. For more information and to register, visit https://netfiles.uiuc.edu/atrembla/gasla10/. Educational Psychology; French; Linguistics; Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese; Literatures, Cultures, and Linguistics; and Second Language Acquisition and Teacher Education Program.

Open House: ExplorACES. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Event is designed to acquaint prospective students and their families with the college. For more information, visit http://home.aces.uiuc.edu/ExplorACES/. Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.

Naturally Illinois Expo. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Natural Resources Building, 607 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign. Featuring more than fifty exhibits, demonstrations and hands-on activities of interest to the public, teachers and students. For more information, visit http://www.inrs.illinois.edu/index.shtml. Institute of Natural Resource Sustainability.

Engineering Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. College of Engineering campus. For more information, visit http://eoh.ec.uiuc.edu/. College of Engineering.

Beckman Institute Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Beckman Institute. For more information, visit www.beckman.illinois.edu. Beckman Institute.

Horseback Riding Instructional Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Stable near Lodge, IL (west of Champaign). For more information and to register, call 333-9780. Campus Recreation.

14 Saturday
Engineering Open House. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. College of Engineering campus. For more information, visit http://eoh.ec.uiuc.edu/. College of Engineering.

Beckman Institute Open House. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Beckman Institute. For more information, visit www.beckman.illinois.edu. Beckman Institute.

Symposium: “Teaching Painting.” Gary Xu, Joel Ross, Terri Weissman, Suzanne Hudson and Jonathan Fineberg, UI. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

Open House: ExplorACES. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Event is designed to acquaint prospective students and their families with the college. For more information, visit http://home.aces.uiuc.edu/ExplorACES/. Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.

Naturally Illinois Expo. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Natural Resources Building, 607 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign. Featuring more than fifty exhibits, demonstrations and hands-on activities of interest to the public, teachers and students. For more information, visit http://www.inrs.illinois.edu/index.shtml. Institute of Natural Resource Sustainability.

International Festival. Noon. Lobby, Krannert Center. Free food, dance, theater, displays and more. Krannert Center Student Association.

16 Monday
“Making Sense of it All: Using Concept Maps and Graphic Organizers for Teaching and Learning.” Sandy Finley, UI. Noon. 428 Armory Building. Registration required, call 333-3370. Center for Teaching Excellence.

17 Tuesday
Workshop: “Introduction to Adobe Creative Suite for Non-designers.” 11 a.m.-noon. Room 411, 507 E. Green St., Champaign. For more information and to register, visit http://publicaffairs.illinois.edu/communicators/workshopseries.html. Public Affairs.

“Entrepreneurial Course Design: How to Add Value Through Experiential Learning.” Valeri Werpetinski, UI. Noon. 428 Armory Building. Registration required, call 333-3370. Center for Teaching Excellence.

“Taming Your Cyber-Tooth Tiger: Managing Your Internet Usage.” 7 p.m. Multipurpose Room #3 in the ARC. Counseling Center.

18 Wednesday
Around the World Wednesdays. 9:30 a.m.-noon. Spurlock Museum. Crafts and activities from around the world. $2 donation. Spurlock Museum.

Secretary of State’s Mobile Unit on Campus. 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 314 Illini Union. Office of the Chancellor.

CITES Security Orientation. 10-11:30 a.m. 406 Illini Union. Campus Informational Technologies and Educational Services.

Survey Research Seminar. “Survey Data Analysis.” Noon-1:30 p.m. Room 201, 505 E. Green St., Champaign. To register, visit www.srl.uic.edu/SEMINARS.htm. Survey Research Laboratory.

Need for Speed Seminar Series: “Graphics.” John C. Hart, UI. 4:15 p.m. B02 Coordinated Science Laboratory. Coordinated Science Laboratory.

19 Thursday
Whitewater Rafting in Idaho. For more information and to register, call 333-8747. Northwest Voyageurs.

20 Friday
“A Call to Arts: Open Critiques.” Rosalyn Schwartz, UI. 7 p.m. UI South Farm Studios, 2111 S. Griffith Drive, Champaign. Krannert Art Museum and 40 North/88 West.

exhibits

“A Decade of the Humanities at IPRH”
Through May 8.
IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

“Collating Caedmon: Editing Old English Texts and the Evolution of Anglo-Saxon in Print”
On view March 6.
Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 346 Main Library.

“Children Just Like Me”
Through May 3.
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; Noon-4 p.m. Sunday.

“Something That Happened Only Once”
Through March 29.
“Jean Luc Mylayne”
Through April 5.
“Audubon at Illinois: Selections From the University Library’s Birds of America”
“Polaroids and Portraits: A Photographic Legacy of Andy Warhol”
Through May 24.
“WowDesign: Marloes Ten Bhomer”
New Installation of the Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery
“The Archaeological Heritage of Illinois”
Through May 31.
“Collecting East Asia: The Lee Wonsik Collection”
Through July 26.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“Sam Ainsley and Barbara Kendrick: Atlas of Encounters”
Through March 14.
I space, 230 W. Superior St., Chicago. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

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Editor's note: This calendar is excerpted from the March 5 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI

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