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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Aug. 15 through Sept. 8


8/9/2002

lectures
4 Wednesday
"Institutional Transformation: The Architecture of Change." Faith Gabelnick, Pacific University. 7:30 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Center for Advanced Study Interdisciplinary Initiative: The Ethnography of the University of Illinois. Asian-American Studies, Center for Advanced Study, Center for Writing Studies, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Counseling Center, Anthropology, Economics, Educational Policy Studies, Geography, Political Science, Sociology, Speech Communication, Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Latina/o Studies Program, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.

5 Thursday
"Food Security and Poverty Eradication as a National Security Goal for the United States." Per Pinstrup-Andersen, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, D.C. 4 p.m. 149 National Soybean Laboratory, 1101 W. Peabody Drive, Urbana. This is the first of a series of public lectures on Global Food Security sponsored by ACES Global Connect, the international arm of the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences. For more information consult http://www.aces.uiuc.edu/global. ACES and Center for Advanced Study.

colloquia
6 Friday
"Developmental Neurotoxicity of PCBs: Congruence of Human and Primate Data, and Application to Risk Assessment by EPA." Deborah Rice, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Noon. 2251 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Veterinary Biosciences.

music
18 Sunday
A Concert by Sones de Mexico Ensemble Chicago.
2 p.m. Central High School, 610 W. University Ave., Champaign. The ensemble includes over 25 folk instruments along with four-part vocals and acrobatic dance demonstrations. For more information, call 244-3355 or
visit www.sonesdemexico.com. World Heritage Museum Guild/Spurlock Museum.

4 Wednesday
"L’Histoire du Soldat (The Soldier’s Tale)." Julien Benichou, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Musical score by Igor Stravinsky. A classic tale of a soldier who, upon returning home, meets the Devil and swaps his violin for a book that holds the key to wealth and success…or so he is led to believe. The performance features School of Music faculty artists and guests: Solomon Baer, clarinet; Elliot Chasanov, trombone; Michael Ewald, trumpet; Rudolf Haken, viola pomposa; Jane Bishop Hobgood, narrator; Timothy McGovern, bassoon; William Moersch, percussion; and Marc Sieffert, double bass. Tickets go on sale Aug. 15. Admission charge.

7 Saturday
Ricardo Flores, percussion. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This performance features Bartok’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion. Flores is joined by Seth Beckman and Edward Rath, piano, and William Moersch, percussion. Tickets go on sale Aug. 15. Admission charge.

8 Sunday
Second Sunday Concert. Mark Moore, tuba. 2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Broadcast live on sponsoring station WILL-FM (90.0).

sports
17 Saturday
Women’s Soccer. UI vs. University of Evansville (exhibition). 7 p.m. Illinois Soccer Field. Admission charge.
24 Saturday
Volleyball. Alumni Event. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.
6 Friday
Women’s Soccer. UI vs. Butler University. 7 p.m. Illinois Soccer Field. Admission charge.
8 Sunday
Women’s Soccer. UI vs. University of Cincinnati. 5 p.m. Illinois Soccer Field. Admission charge.

et cetera
4 Wednesday
Public Reception. 6-8 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum Council.

7 Saturday
Costume and Prop Sale. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Colwell Playhouse. Krannert Center’s seventh biennial sale offers a chance to find great buys on costumes, vintage clothing (particularly ’70s-era clothing and evening gowns), furniture, and other odds and ends. Proceeds from the sale will be used to upgrade equipment and storage capabilities for the Krannert Center Costume and Prop Shops.

8 Sunday
Second Sunday Gallery Tour. 1 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Led by Josef Helfenstein, UI. Held prior to the WILL-FM Second Sunday Concert. Krannert Art Museum.

exhibits
"4th of July Resources"
"U.S. Flag Resources"
Government Documents Library.
"Arquitectura Latinoamericana"
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
"The Illinois Natural History Survey Biological Collections"
Main hall display cases, Library.
"Evolution 2002"
Mueller Case, east foyer, Library.
"H.G. Wells"
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.
Through Aug. 31.

"Drawings of Choice From a New York Collection"
"The Dream of the Audience: Theresa Hak Kyung Cha (1951-1982)"
On view Sept. 4.
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.

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

This calendar is excerpted from the Aug. 15 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.