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Events at the University of Illinois from Oct. 18 through Nov. 4


10/10/2001

lectures
19 Friday
"Politics and Conscience: How They Affect Our Daily Lives." Tom Berns, Illinois state representative. Lunch 11:45 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
23 Tuesday
Chamber Music: Alexander String Quartet. Lunch 11:55 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Members of the Alexander String Quartet will answer questions following their performance. Know Your University.
"Global Environmentalism and Local Realities: Late 20th-Century Ethiopia." Donald Crummey, UI. Noon. Second floor, Levis Faculty Center. Center for Advanced Study.
24 Wednesday
"Telecom Technology for the 21st Century." Lawrence Rabiner, AT&T Laboratories. 4 p.m. 5602 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.
26 Friday
"The Role of the Media in Sustaining Conscience and Compassion." Robert W. McChesney, UI. Lunch 11:45 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
27 Saturday
"Peering Inside the Proton." Naomi C. Makins, UI.
10:15 a.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Saturday Physics Honors Program.
30 Tuesday
"What Do They Do at the Office of International Student Affairs?" Ivor Emmanuel, UI. Lunch 11:55 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.
1 Thursday
"Sitka to Sleeping Bear: Cultural Landscapes in the National Park Service." Arnold R. Alanen, University of Wisconsin. 8 p.m. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall. Stanley White Lecture/Landscape Architecture.
2 Friday
"The University’s Role and Commitment to Public Service." Stan Levy, UI. 11:45 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
3 Saturday
"Picasso and Lipchitz: Cubism and Beyond." Christopher Kenneth Green, Fellow, British Academy and Courtauld Institute of Art, London. 3 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Jerold Ziff Lecture in Modern Art/Krannert Art Museum

colloquia
18 Thursday
"Dilemma of Creating Alternative Education in the Post Soviet Era: The Case of Uzbekistan." Olga Semenenko, UI. Noon. 242 Education Building. Educational Research.
"The Socio-Linguistic Situation on the Brazilian-Uruguayan Border." Letania Ferreira, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
"Using Bryce 5 Rendering Software for Experimental Design in Cognitive Neuroscience." Steve Day, UI. Noon. 3269 Beckman Institute. Imaging Technology Group/Beckman Institute.
"Reconciling Shape With Structure: Strategies for Multi-Resolution Fitting of Biophysical Data." Willy Wriggers, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, Calif.
3 p.m. 3269 Beckman Institute. Theoretical Biophysics.
22 Monday
"Decentralization, Democracy and Community-based Development in Indonesia." Christopher Silver, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies.
"Research and Challenges of Engineering Mechanics and Materials in the 21st Century." Ken P. Chong, National Science Foundation. 4 p.m. 151 Loomis Lab. Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
"DjVu: A Compression Technique and Software Platform for Publishing Scanned Documents, Digital Documents and High-Resolution Images on the Web." Yann LeCun, AT&T Laboratories, Middletown, N.J. 4 p.m. 1320 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.
23 Tuesday
"Personal Perspectives on Opportunities in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology." Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. Beckman Institute auditorium. Fifth Yunchan Aisinjioro-Soo Distinguished Lecture/Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
"Numerical and Semi-analytic Models for Galaxy Formation in CDM Universes." Volker Springel, Max-Planck-Institute fuer Astrophysick. 4 p.m. 134 Astronomy Building. Astronomy.
24 Wednesday
"Up in Arms: Black Feminism and Postmodernism." Venus Evans-Winters, UI. Noon. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Women’s Studies.
"An Overview of Vitamin E Function in Humans." Maret Traber, Oregon State University. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.
25 Thursday
"Constructing Urban Improvement in Nineteenth-Century Valparaiso." Samuel Martland, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
26 Friday
"Becoming a Chinese Family in St. Louis: What Chinese Culture Means to Families Formed Through Adoption From China." Andrea Louie, Michigan State University. 1-3 p.m. 37 Education Building. Asian American Studies.
29 Monday
"All Fetuses Created Equal? Gender, Race and Fetal Biometry." Ann Rudinow Satnan, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway. 4 p.m. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Women’s Studies.
30 Tuesday
"Creating National Martyrs in Late Imperial Austria." Nancy Wingfield, Northern Illinois University. Noon.
101 International Studies Building. Russian and East European Center.
"Polymer OptoElectro Mechanical Systems." Luke P. Lee, University of California, Berkeley. 4 p.m.
218 Mechanical Engineering Building. Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
"Interstellar Dust: The Role of Ultrasmall Grains." Bruce T. Draine, Princeton University. 4 p.m.
134 Astronomy Building. Astronomy.
31 Wednesday
"Contemporary Applications of Epidemiology in Food Safety." Randall Singer, UI. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences. Nutritional Sciences.
1 Thursday
"Transition, Tourism and Transnational Connections: An Ethnographic Study of the Plastic Arts Community in Havana, Cuba." Joy Sather-Wagstaff, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
"Database Systems: Past Accomplishments, Future Challenges." David J. DeWitt, University of Wisconsin.
4 p.m. 1320 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.
"The Blankness of Dali; or Forging Catalonia." Bradley Epps, Harvard University. 4 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities and Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.
2 Friday
"Cellular Functions of Double-Stranded RNA: RNA Editing and RNA2." Brenda Bass, University of Utah. Noon. 274 Medical Sciences Building. Biochemistry.

theater
18 Thursday
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. The culminating play of Shakespeare’s cycle of English history, this epic examines the intersection of politics and artistic creation. Admission charge.
19 Friday
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
20 Saturday
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
23 Tuesday
"Rent." 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Celebrate a community of young artists as they struggle with the soaring hopes and tough realities of today’s world. Admission charge. News-Gazette Broadway Series.
24 Wednesday
"Rent." 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. News-Gazette Broadway Series.
25 Thursday
"Rent." 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. News-Gazette Broadway Series.
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
26 Friday
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
27 Saturday
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
28 Sunday
"Henry V." Robert Anderson, director. 3 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
1 Thursday
"Stop Kiss." Karen Lund, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Diana Son’s play explores the beginnings of, and a shocking reaction to, a love relationship between two women whose only fault is being honest to their feelings. Adult themes. Admission charge.
2 Friday
"Stop Kiss." Karen Lund, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Adult themes. Admission charge.
3 Saturday
"Stop Kiss." Karen Lund, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Adult themes. Admission charge.

music
18 Thursday
UI Chamber Orchestra and UI Women’s Glee Club. Joe Grant, conductor; David Grandis and Benjamin Schoening, graduate student conductors. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A concert of works by Beethoven, Fauré and Delius. Admission charge. School of Music.
Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
19 Friday
Faculty Recital. Timothy McGovern, bassoon. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. With Susan Teicher, piano; Charlotte Mattax, harpsichord; Amy Flores, cello; Kimberly Persia, Michelle Swinney and Stevie Caufield, bassoon.
Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
Afterglow with Chambana. 10 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. After-hours jazz with this ensemble of local musicians led by drummer Maurice McKinley. The group also includes Nathaniel Banks, trumpet; Ron Bridgewater, saxophone; Barrington Coleman, piano; and Armand
Beaudoin, bass.
20 Saturday
Faculty Recital. Gustavo Romero, piano. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. School of Music colleagues will join this faculty artist for a presentation of Chopin piano concertos. Admission charge. School of Music.
Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
21 Sunday
UI Chorale. William Hatcher, University of Iowa, guest conductor. 3 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. The program includes works by Monteverdi, Brahms, Badings, Maslanka and Whitacre.
The Marching Illini in Concert. Thomas Caneva, conductor. 3 p.m. Assembly Hall. Concert of traditional and popular music from the 2001 football season. Admission charge.
23 Tuesday
Voice Division Recital. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Gewandhaus Orchestra of Leipzig. Herbert Blomstedt, music director and conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This all-Brahms program includes the Violin Concerto performed by Nikolaj Znaider, a young Danish violinist, and Symphony No 4. Admission charge.
24 Wednesday
Rob Kapilow: "What Makes It Great?" With the Alexander String Quartet. 7 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. As part of Krannert Center’s Classical Immersion into Beethoven’s string quartets, commentator Kapilow joins the Quartet to help us understand and appreciate the body of Beethoven’s creative work.
25 Thursday
Alexander String Quartet: The Complete String Quartets of Beethoven. 7 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The first of six concerts in which the Alexander Quartet presents the complete string quartets of Beethoven. This concert includes the quartets Op. 18, No. 1; Op. 95; and Op. 132. Admission charge.
26 Friday
UI Wind Symphony and UI Symphonic Band I. James F. Keene and Thomas E. Caneva, conductors. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of music from the symphonic band repertoire that includes the works of Ingolf Dahl, Richard Strauss, Joaquin Turina and Cindy McTee. Admission charge. School of Music.
27 Saturday
Alexander String Quartet: The Complete String Quartets of Beethoven. 10 a.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The second of six concerts in which the Alexander Quartet presents the complete string quartets of Beethoven. This concert includes the quartets Op. 18, No. 2; Op. 127; and Op. 59. Admission charge.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jun-Ping Lo, cello. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
28 Sunday
UI Concert Choir. Chester Alwes, conductor. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An array of works from this mixed chorus’s repertoire. Admission charge. School of Music.
Annual Fall Concert. UI Black Chorus. Ollie Watts Davis, conductor. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Program will include repertoire from the Black Sacred Music tradition, including spirituals, anthems and hymns, as well as traditional and contemporary gospel selections. Admission charge.
30 Tuesday
Naturally Seven. Noon. Lobby, Krannert Center. This a cappella group named national champions of the 1999 Harmony Sweepstakes.
31 Wednesday
Halloween With Trombones and Friends. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This concert features Elliot Chasanov, UI, as well as UI trombone students and other friends. Admission charge. School of Music.
2 Friday
Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra. Steven Larsen, music director and conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With UI Chorale and Oratorio Society. Verdi’s "Requiem," the timeless drama of the Latin mass for the dead, is merged with the passion of Italian opera. Admission charge.
3 Saturday
Junior Recital. Erica Powell, oboe. 6 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Faculty Recital. Ian Hobson, piano. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The complete solo piano music of Frédéric Chopin; concert 1 of 8. Admission charge. School of Music.
4 Sunday
The St. Petersburg Conservatory. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A delegation of advanced students from the St. Petersburg Conservatory pays tribute to the legacy of its great composers, including Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Rimsky-Korsakov, Scriabin and Rachmoninov. Admission charge.
Doctor of Musical arts Piano Recital. Jung-Won Shin, piano. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Julie Aharrah, oboe. 4 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

opera
2 Friday
"Così fan tutte." Donald Schleicher, conductor, and June Card, director. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. A confirmed bachelor wagers with two young lovers that their girlfriends will not remain faithful to them if the lads are gone for even one day. Sung in a combination of English and Italian with supertitles. Admission charge. School of Music Opera Program.
3 Saturday
"Così fan tutte." Donald Schleicher, conductor, and June Card, director. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Sung in a combination of English and Italian with supertitles. Admission charge. Libretto: 7 p.m. Krannert Room, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music Opera Program.

films
23 Tuesday
"The Yidishe Gauchos." Noon. 101 International Studies Building. The tale of how Jewish immigrants to Argentina became a part of that country’s ranching culture. African Studies, Asian Educational Media Service, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and Russian and East European Center.
31 Wednesday
"Chutney in Yuh Soca." Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Shows the interaction of the East Indian and African populations of Trinidad and Tobago through the latest form of popular music, Indian folk tunes with the tempo and spice of the Caribbean. African Studies, Asian Educational Media Service, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and Russian and East European Center.

sports
20 Saturday
Football. UI vs. University of Wisconsin. Time: TBA. Memorial Stadium. Homecoming. Admission charge.
26 Friday
Women’s Volleyball. UI vs. University of Minnesota.
7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.
27 Saturday
Women’s Volleyball. UI vs. University of Iowa. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

et cetera
18 Thursday
Coffee Hour: Argentinean. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. For more information, call 367-3079 or visit the Web site at www.prairienet.org/cosmo/. Cosmopolitan Club.
19 Friday
"Assessing the Health Effects of Environmental Contaminants in Free-Ranging Marine Mammals." Kimberlee Beckman, UI. Noon. 2251 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Lunch/discussion to follow in 3526 VMBSB. For more information, send e-mail to beuoy@illinois.edu or call 244-1562. Interdisciplinary Environmental Toxicology Seminar/Veterinary Medicine.
Canoe Clinic for Beginners. 1-4 p.m. Indoor pool, Intramural Building. This clinic focuses on beginning techniques in flat-water canoeing as well as canoeing safety. Instruction will cover components of the canoe terminology, rescues, carries, launching and loading, and basic stroke technique. For more information, call 333-8747, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.
Backpack Trip: Shawnee National Forest. Call for departure time. Meet at Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory. Two days of hiking the wooded hills of Southern Illinois in Shawnee National Forest. Hiking will be 4-6 miles per day. Little or no hiking experience needed, but you must be in good physical condition. For more information, call 333-8747, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.
20 Saturday
Annual Fall Open House. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Printmaking demonstrations at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., and tea ceremony demonstrations throughout the day will be included among the events taking place. For more information, visit the Web site at www.art.uiuc.edu/japanhouse. Japan House.
Allerton Hiking Trip. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Meet at Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory. Spend a day hiking and exploring the outdoors at Allerton Park. Learn the history, see the gardens, and have an adventure on the forested trails. For more information, call 333-8747 or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.
Nature and Garden Presentations for Adults: "Migrating Birds." 10 a.m. Allerton Park. For more information and to register, call 244-1035. Admission charge. Robert Allerton Park and Conference Center.
22 Monday
"Fifteenth-Century Painting in Northern Europe." A Survey of Western Art Lecture Series. Marcel Franciscono, UI. 10 a.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.
23 Tuesday
Tuesdays@Seven. "Breaking Up Is Hard To Do."
7-9 p.m. 209 Illini Union. For more information, see www.counselingcenter.uiuc.edu/ccp/. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals.
24 Wednesday
Panel discussion: "Hitchcock, Women and Terror." Tippi Hedren, animal rights activist. 4-5:30 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Panel members, all from the UI, include Andrea Press, Pat Gill, Robert Carringer, Ramona Curry, Kal Alston and James Hurt. Reception to follow. Communications.
25 Thursday
Peace Corps Informational Session. 7-8:30 p.m.
145 Lincoln Hall. Informational session and video presentation on volunteer career opportunities in the Peace Corps. For more information, send e-mail to lamers@illinois.edu or visit the Web site at www.peacecorps.gov.
Coffee Hour: Philippine. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. For more information, call 367-3079 or visit the Web site at www.prairienet.org/cosmo/. Cosmopolitan Club.
26 Friday
"Fifty Years of Research Excellence:" Coordinated Science Laboratory’s Symposium on Information Technology. 9 a.m. Coordinated Science Laboratory.
9-10:15 a.m. open house; 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. panels and featured speakers. For more information, send e-mail to dennison@crhc.uiuc.edu or call 333-7774 . Coordinated Science Laboratory.
Horseback Riding Clinic for Beginners. Noon-5 p.m. Call for location. This clinic will cover basics including grooming, saddling, bridling, and walking and controlling the horse. Additional focus will be placed on riding techniques such as trotting, galloping and cantering. For more information, call 333-8747, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.
"Atrazine and Endocrine Disruption in Amphibians." Tyrone Hayes, University of California, Berkeley. Noon. 2251 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Lunch/discussion to follow in 3526 VMBSB. For more information send e-mail to beuoy@illinois.edu or call
244-1562. Interdisciplinary Environmental Toxicology Seminar/Veterinary Medicine.
27 Saturday
Horseback Riding Day Trip. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Meet at Outdoor Center. Campus Rec provides transportation and riding fees at one of the local state parks. For more information, call 333-8747 or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.
Nature and Garden Presentations for Adults: "ID That Tree." 10 a.m. Allerton Park. For more information and to register, call 244-1035. Admission charge. Robert Allerton Park and Conference Center.
29 Monday
Retirement Planning Seminar Series: "Tax-Deferred Annuity." 10:30 a.m.-noon or 1:30-3 p.m. 407 Illini Union. An overview of the various tax-deferred saving plans available at the UI and their importance in increasing your retirement income. Pre-registration is required. Employees may enroll in the entire series or select individual sessions of interest. University Office of Human Resources and Campus Benefits.
30 Tuesday
University Library Book Sale. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Marshall Gallery, east foyer, main library. Hardbacks, paperbacks and prints for sale. For more information, call 244-2070. UI Library.
Scuba Clinic for Beginners. 6-8 p.m. Intramural Building Indoor Pool. Instruction includes details about gear and equipment, water entries, surface dives, use of mask, fins, and snorkel. For more information, call 333-8747, or send e-mail to campusrec@illinois.edu. Campus Recreation.
Tuesdays@Seven. "Sexual Orientation: Appreciating Our Differences." 7-9 p.m. 209 Illini Union. For more information on the Web, see www.counselingcenter.uiuc.edu/ccp/. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals.
31 Wednesday
University Library Book Sale. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Marshall Gallery, east foyer, main library. Hardbacks, paperbacks and prints for sale. For more information, call 244-2070. UI Library.
Coffee Hour: Halloween Party. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. For more information, call 367-3079 or visit the Web site at www.prairienet.org/cosmo/. Cosmopolitan Club.
2 Friday
"Pesticide Sensitivity in Birds: A Mechanistic Review of Where We’ve Been and Thoughts on Where We’re Going." Mike Hooper, Texas Tech University. Noon.
2251 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building.
Lunch/discussion to follow in 3526 VMBSB. For more information, send e-mail to beuoy@illinois.edu or call
244-1562. Interdisciplinary Environmental Toxicology Seminar/Veterinary Medicine.
Ally Network Meeting. Noon-1:30 p.m. 406 Illini Union. A discussion of the film "All God’s Children." For more information, call 244-8863. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Concerns.
"Tonna’ab and Nana Tongo in the Religious Landscape of Twentieth-Century Ghana." Jean Allman, UI; Alma Gottlieb, UI, discussant. 3-5 p.m. 109a Davenport Hall. Read paper available at www.afrst.uiuc.edu/SeminarSeris.html in advance. For more information, send e-mail to jmcgowan@illinois.edu or call 244-3648. African Studies.
3 Saturday
Children’s Book Reading: "Spot." 10 a.m. Authors corner, second floor, Illini Union Bookstore. For children of all ages. For more information, call 333-2050. Illini Union Bookstore.
"Lost Wax Bronze Casting." 10 a.m. Krannert Art Museum auditorium. Presentation by Roger Blakley, UI. Krannert Art Museum.
4 Sunday
Public talk and reception. Cole Weston, photographer.
2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum auditorium. Krannert Art Museum.
International Dinner Series: Serbian. 6 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. For more information and to make reservations, call 367-3079. Cosmopolitan Club.

exhibits
"Ernesto Che Guevara"
Latin American Library.
"The Sun-Earth Connection"
Government Documents Library, main hall wall cases.
"The New ACES Library"
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.
Through Oct. 31.

"African Art: The Gift From the Faletti Family Collection"
Through Nov. 4.
Featured Works V: "Edward Weston Photographs"
Through Nov. 18.
"Lipchitz and the Avant-Garde: From Paris to New York"
Through Jan. 6.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 10 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.

World Heritage Museum. Closed. Will reopen as the new Spurlock Museum of World Cultures at a new location in 2002. www.spurlock.uiuc.edu

ongoing
Altgeld Chime-Tower Tours
12:30-1 p.m. weekdays. Enter through 323 Altgeld Hall.
Beckman Institute Cafe
Open to the public. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Bevier Cafe
8:30-11 a.m. coffee, juice and baked goods; and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. lunch.
Cerebral Cafe
Noon Wednesdays when classes are in session. Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union. Bring your lunch and opinions. Ideas for topics welcome; call Illini Union Program Department, 333-3660.
Huizenga Commons Cafeteria
8 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday. East end of College of Law building, 504 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Champaign.
Illini Union Ballroom
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Second floor, northeast corner. Call 333-0690 for reservations; walk-ins welcome.
Intermezzo Cafe: Krannert Center
Morning menu: 7-11 a.m.; Lunch menu: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Cafe menu: 2-3:30 p.m. on nonperformance weekdays; 2 p.m. until 30 minutes after performance on weekdays; 90 minutes before until 30 minutes after performance on Saturday and Sunday.
Japan House Tours
1-4 p.m. Thursdays.
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Tours: 3 p.m. daily. Meet in the main lobby. Promenade gift shop: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; one hour before until 30 minutes after all performances.
Library Tours
Self-guided audiocassettes of main and undergraduate libraries available at the Information Desk, second floor of the main library or the Media Center of the undergraduate library.
Meat Salesroom
102 Meat Sciences Lab. 1-5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday. Retail outlet for federally inspected beef, pork and lamb, processed by animal sciences department. Call for price list and specials, 333-3404.
Robert Allerton Park
Open 8 a.m. to dusk daily. "Allerton Legacy" exhibit at Visitors Center, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; 244-1035. Garden tours: call 333-2127.

organizations
Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Women
3 p.m. 400 Swanlund Administration Building. For calendar, see the Web site located at www.oc.uiuc.edu/ which also outlines the committee’s purposes, structure and work.
Classified Employees Association
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. first Thursday monthly. For more information, call Nancy Blackburn, 244-2466 or nblackbu@illinois.edu
Contra Dancing
To live fiddle music with featured callers in an atmosphere friendly to singles, couples and families. Visit www.prairienet.org/contra/ or e-mail j-sivier@illinois.edu for more information.
German Stammtisch. 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays. The Bread Company, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana.
Illini Folk Dance Society
8-10 p.m. Tuesday and Saturday. Illini Union. Teaching dances first hour; beginners welcome. Anne Martel,
398-6686.
Illini Glider Club
7:30 p.m. first Thursday monthly. 132 Bevier Hall. Prospective members welcome. Information hot line: 762-4917.
Italian Table
Italian conversation Mondays at noon, Intermezzo Cafe, Krannert Center.
Lifetime Fitness Program
Individual and group activities. 6-8:50 a.m. weekdays. Kinesiology, 244-4510.
Normal Person’s Book Discussion Group
7 p.m. 317 Illini Union. Read "Illywhacker," by Peter Carey for Nov. 15. For more information, call 355-3167.
PC User Group
7 p.m. 1310 Digital Computer Lab. Call Mark Zinzow, 244-1289, or David Harley, 333-5656, for more information.
Scandinavian Coffee Hour.
4:30-7 p.m. Wednesdays. The Bread Company, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana.
Secretariat
11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. third Wednesday monthly. Illini Union. For more information, call 333-1374, visit www.uiuc.edu/ro/secretariat or e-mail d-wells2@illinois.edu
Women’s Club
Open to both male and female faculty and staff members and spouses, the Women’s Club also has many special interest groups. Information about upcoming meetings and interest groups is posted on the Web at http://wc-uiuc.prairienet.org/. For more information, e-mail stephaniemarieprice@yahoo.com or call 356-5036.


oThis calendar is excerpted from the Oct. 18 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.