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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from May 2 through 19


4/25/
2002

 

lectures
8 Monday
"Material, Obsession, Memory: The Work of Louise Bourgeois." Josef Helfenstein, UI. 5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum auditorium. Krannert Art Museum.

colloquia
2 Thursday
"The Role of Research in Challenging Racial Inequality in Education." Pedro Noguera, Harvard Graduate School of Education. Noon. 242 Education Building. Educational Research and Educational Policy Studies.
"Who Are ‘Ayllu Wanka Chinchaysuyo?’ Identity and ‘Ayllu’ in 17th Century Cuzco, Peru." Bradford M. Jones, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

9 Thursday
"Proteomics of Macromolecular Protein Assemblies Using Mass Spectrometry." Lan Huang, University of California, San Francisco. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Auditorium. Biochemistry.

music
2 Thursday
Junior Recital. Laura Joy Langton, violin. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

3 Friday
Superstate Concert Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 5 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Festival of outstanding school bands.
Studio Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Jerold Siena.

4 Saturday
Superstate Concert Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 8 a.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Festival of outstanding school bands.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jim Romain, saxophone. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Featuring The Red Onion Saxophone Quartet.
Senior Recital. Cristina Lixandru, violin. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

5 Sunday
Illini Jazz Lab Band. Shane Pitsch, leader. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

6 Monday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Anna Cleworth, violin.
8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

11 Saturday
Commencement Pops Concert. UI Wind Symphony, James F. Keene, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A concert in honor of the 2002 UI graduates, their families and friends.

12 Sunday
Second Sunday Concert. 2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Solomon and Friends, clarinet and more. Broadcast live on WILL-FM (90.9).

18 Saturday
Graduate Recital. Alison Robuck, oboe. 2 p.m. Memorial Hall, Smith Hall.

sports
4 Saturday
Softball. UI vs. Purdue University. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

5 Sunday
Softball. UI vs. Purdue University. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

10 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

11 Saturday
Baseball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 4:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

12 Sunday
Baseball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 1:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

et cetera
2 Thursday
Colloquium on Louise Bourgeois. 11 a.m. Krannert Art Museum. Offered in conjunction with the Women’s Studies Program "Women and Creativity" series. Krannert Art Museum.
Reading group. "Current Black Freedom Movement Struggles." 6-8 p.m. Afro-American Studies, 1201 W. Nevada St., Urbana. Akinyele K. Umoja, Georgia State University. For more information, send e-mail to charring@illinois.edu or call 333-7781. Afro-American Studies and Research.

5 Sunday
Children’s Day. 1-3 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Toshie Kasada, Hakubi Kyoto Kimono School, Tokyo, will demonstrate the art of kimono dressing. Other activities will include origami and calligraphy. For more information, send e-mail to lockmill@illinois.edu or call 244-9934. Japan House.

18 Saturday
Saturday Safari: "Endangered Species, Endangered Spaces." 10-11:30 a.m. 231 Natural History Building. For second and third grade students. Learn about animals threatened with extinction and the habitats they depend upon. Pre-registration is required and a $5 fee will be charged. Registration forms are available in the third-floor gallery of the museum of Natural History or call 244-3355 for more information. Natural History Division/Spurlock Museum.

exhibits
"Earth Day: Assessing Our World–Protecting Our Home"
"Arbor Day"
Gobernment Documents Library.
Through May 15.

"Maya Angelou"
Main hall display cases, Library.

"Simon Bolivar, El Libertador (1783-1830)"
Latin American and Caribbean Library.

"Leopold Sedar Senghor (1906-2001)"
Modern Languages and Linguistics Library.

"Springtime Activities at the University of Illinois"
University Archives.
Through May 31.

"Pop Up Books Again"
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.
Through July 31.

"Meditation and Transformation: Devotional Arts of Tibet"
Through May 5.
"Featured Works VIII: Confronting Mortality"
Through May 12.
"Louise Bourgeois: The Early Work"
Through Aug. 4.
"Living in a Material World: Art of the ’80s"
On view May 10.
"Featured Works IX: Calligraphy Between Two Cultures"
On view May 17.
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


oThis calendar is excerpted from the May 2 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.