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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from April 3 through 20


3/27/2003

lectures
3 Thursday
"The Participation of States and Citizens in Global Governance." Saskia Sassen, University of Chicago. 7:30 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

4 Friday
"Against All Odds: The Enduring Quest for Democracy in Central Africa." Eyamba Bokamba, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
"Terror and Torture: Ethics and Law in Extremis." Michael S. Moore, UI. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Philosophy and Institute of Government and Public Affairs.
"Exploring Identity in the Global South." James L. Peacock, University of North Carolina. 7:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

6 Sunday
"Japan's Secret Garden?" Sarah Barbour, UI. 1 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Japan House.

8 Tuesday
"No Child Left Behind Legislation: Implication for the College of Education." Susan Fowler, UI. Lunch 11:55 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.
"The Supreme Court, Access to Higher Education and Building an Integrated Workplace." Nancy Cantor, UI. 7:30 p.m. Wagner Education Center, LIR Building. Milton Derber Lecture/Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations.

9 Wednesday
"Strengthening Family Resilience: Crisis and Challenge." Froma Walsh, University of Chicago. 7 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Pampered Chef Family Resiliency Program/Human and Community Development.

10 Thursday
"State of the European Union." Georges Savvaides, the Ambassador of Greece. 11 a.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. European Union Center.

11 Friday
"AIDS in Africa: Obstacles to Sustainable Solutions." Homer Venters, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
"The Effects of the Arrival of Baseball on an African American Community: Promises Made, Promises Kept?" Carol Steele, University of South Florida. Noon. 405-06 Levis Faculty Center. Center for Advanced Study.

15 Tuesday
"The West Nile Virus in Illinois." Robert Novak, UI. Lunch 11:55 a.m.; speaker 12:10 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.

16 Wednesday
"We Are All in the Same Gang." Edward James Olmos, actor. 7 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. Illinois Leadership Center.

17 Thursday
"Archeology of the Present: The Postcolonial Archive and the Photographic Discourse of African Modernity." Okwui Enwezor, art critic. 7:30 p.m. 112 Gregory Hall. Exploring the Human Experience/Chancellor’s Office.

18 Friday
"Beyond Precision: Issues of Ethics and Process in Minimizing Collateral Damage." Lt. Col. Dwight Roblyer, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

colloquia
3 Thursday
"Computer Science and Game Theory: Mutual Influences and Synergies." Kevin Leyton-Brown, Stanford University. 10 a.m. 2240 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.
"Evaluation Theory and Practice." Thomas Schwandt, UI. Noon. 242 Education Building. Bureau of Educational Research.

4 Friday
"Islam and Africa." Farid Esack, author. Noon.
101 International Studies Building. African Studies.
"Beyond Babble: How Early Language Experience Shapes Language-Learning Ability." Rachel Mayberry, McGill University, Montreal. 1 p.m. 141 Loomis Lab. John J. O’Neill Lecture/Speech and Hearing.
"William Abbott Oldfather and Contemporary Classics at Illinois." Winton Solberg, UI. 2 p.m. 217 Illini Union. Classics.
"Underrepresented Minorities in the Academy: Understanding the Career Attainment Process." William Trent, UI. 3-4:30 p.m. Children’s Resource Center, 51 E. Gerty Drive. Educational Research.

7 Monday
"Thoughts on Japan’s Modern and Postmodern Theater." David Goodman, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies. "Identity and Empire: The Muslims of Imperial Russia Enter the Twentieth Century." Azade-Ayse Rorlich, University of Southern California. 4 p.m. Music room, Levis Faculty Center. Russian and East European Center, South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, and International Programs and Studies.

8 Tuesday
"Statistical Approaches to Natural Language Semantics." Daniel Gildea, University of Pennsylvania.
10 a.m. 2240 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.

9 Wednesday
Gallery talk: "Poets, Musicians and Artists: Weston’s Portraiture in the 1930s." Noon. Light Court Gallery, Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.
"Healthy Bodies, Healthy Selves: Adolescent Girls, Sport and the Problem of Self-Esteem." Dorie Geissler, UI. Noon. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Women’s Studies.
"Understanding Reconciliation." Swarna Rajagopalan, UI. 4 p.m. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.

10 Thursday
"Solving the Interdomain Routing Puzzle-Understanding Interdomain Routing Dynamics." Zhuoqing Morley Mao, University of California, Berkeley. 10 a.m. 2240 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.
"The Status-Aggression Connection in Middle Childhood." Phil Rodkin, UI. Noon. 242 Education Building. Bureau of Educational Research.

11 Friday
"Fatty Acid Transport in the Metabolic Axis of Evil." Henry J. Pownall, Baylor College of Medicine. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences auditorium. Biochemistry.
"The Posidippus Papyrus: Bookroll and Readers." William A. Johnson, University of Cincinnati. 2 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building. Classics.

14 Monday
"Capitalisms, Modernites: Asian-European Dialogue After Enron." J. Nederveen Peterse, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies.
"Radical Social Movement Theory and the Black Liberation Struggle." Monica White, UI. Noon. Afro-American Studies and Research, 1201 W. Nevada St., Urbana. Afro-American Studies and Research.
"Birgitta of Sweden." Claire Sahlin, Texas Woman’s University. 3 p.m. 2090B Foreign Languages Building. Medieval Studies.

15 Tuesday
"The Slovak Question in the Documents of the U.S. Department of State Between October 1938 and March 1939." Roman Licko, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian and East European Center.

16 Wednesday
Brown-bag lunch/Ergonomic Awareness. Noon. 154 IMPE. Campus Recreation.
"Public Diplomacy and the War on Terrorism." Mark Alleyne, UI. 4 p.m. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.
"Towards a Better Broccoli: Optimizing the Yield of Sulforaphane From Glucoraphanin." Nathan Matusheski, UI. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.

17 Thursday
"Architectural Support for Copy and Tamper-Resistant Software." David Jeun Fung Lie, Stanford University.
10 a.m. 2240 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.
"Constructing Professional Self-identities: The
Transformation of Meaning of Work, Career Aspirations and Professional Education of Engineers in Post-Communist Russia." Sasha Ardichvili, UI. Noon. 242 Education Building. Bureau of Educational Research.

18 Friday
"From Scroll to Codex: The Emergence of the Book as Archetype in the Age of Augustine." Eugene Vance, University of Washington. 1:30 p.m. 2090B Foreign Languages Building. Medieval Studies.

theater
3 Thursday
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Antigone, a defiant young woman takes a stand for justice and compassion. Admission charge.

4 Friday
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, direct. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

5 Saturday
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, direct. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

9 Wednesday
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, direct. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

10 Thursday
"What’s the Word?" 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Mixing poetry, narrative, music and audience participation, this performance includes the work of a list of nationally and internationally known artists, together with student performers. Adult themes and strong language. Admission charge.
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, direct. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

11 Friday
"West Side Story" 8 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. Illini Union Board.
"What’s the Word?" 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Adult themes and strong language. Dessert and Conversation: 7 p.m. Krannert Room. Admission charge.
"Picasso At the Lapin Agile." 8 p.m. and midnight.
160 Armory Building. Armory Free Theater.
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, director. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

12 Saturday
"West Side Story." 2 and 8 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. Illini Union Board.
"Picasso At the Lapin Agile." 8 p.m. 160 Armory Building. Armory Free Theater.
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, direct. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
"What’s the Word?" 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Adult themes and strong language. Admission charge.

13 Sunday
"What’s the Word?" 3 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Adult themes and strong language. Admission charge.
"Antigone." Tom Mitchell, direct. 3 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

16 Wednesday
"Second City: Scriptless!" Noon and 5 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. A medley of classic scenes, songs and improvisations.

music
3 Thursday
Twelve Twenty Concert Series. The Four Hornsmen of the Apocalypse. 12:20-12:50 p.m. Beckman Institute atrium. School of Music and Fine and Applied Arts.
Mini Jazz Festival. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. Urbana High School, Champaign Central High School and Edison Middle School jazz bands will perform.
"Stefan Wolpe and Abstract Expressionism." Josef Helfenstein and Guy Garnett, speakers. 7 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center.
"Stefan Wolpe: Student, Teacher, Composer." 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theatre. The Williams/Bugallo Duo is joined by Nicholas Hodges. Admission charge. School of Music.
Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra. Wynton Marsalis, artistic director. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The most American of art forms. Admission charge.

4 Friday
Brass Showcase Concert. Fred Mills, guest soloist. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Featuring the Illinois Brass Quintet and ensembles from the School of Music.
Illini Statesmen. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall. Since 1947 this group has brought barbershop musical enjoyment throughout central Illinois. Admission charge.
UI Percussion Ensemble. William Moersch, director.
8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theatre. This concert includes both classic and new, cutting-edge percussion ensemble repertoire. Admission charge. School of Music.

5 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Wendy Schultz, trombone. Noon. Music Building auditorium.
Annual Spring Concert: "Fellowship of the Sing." UI Varsity Men’s Glee Club. Barrington Coleman, conductor. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. With the Other Guys.
Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra. Steven Larsen, music director and conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Patrick Sheridan, tuba. Admission charge.

6 Sunday
Junior Recital. Gladys Macagba, flute and Jamie Macagba, cello. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Jenn VonBehren, violin. 1 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Student Brass Quintet Recital. 1 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Justin White and Tom Madeja, trumpet; Sybil Siska, horn; Mary Ferris, trombone; and Eric Weisseg, tuba.
Krannert Center Debut Artist. Lori Williams, soprano. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Jeffrey Peterson, piano. Music by Mozart, Schubert, Menotti and Debussy. Admission charge.
Concerto Urbano. Charlotte Mattax, director. 7 p.m. Tryon Festival Theatre. With Cynthia Pipkin-Doyle and Philip Johnson, dancers. Admission charge. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Rahni Kennedy, clarinet. 7 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Elizabeth Kurowski, oboe. 7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

7 Monday
Guest Studio Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Violin students of Vadim Mazo, Illinois Wesleyan University.

8 Tuesday
Voice Division Recital. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Faculty Recital. Nathan Nabb, saxophone. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. With guest artists Yoko
Yamada-Selvaggio, piano and Melanie Lancon, flute.

9 Wednesday
Takács Quartet and Muszikás. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This group’s Hungarian roots are shown in this concert of classical and folk music. Concert Prep: 6:45 p.m. Foyer, Tryon Festival Theater. Admission charge.
Faculty Chamber Music Recital. A Concert of Piano Quartets. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Peter Schaffer, violin; Laurien Laufman, cello; Timothy Ehlen, piano; and guest artist Anne Mischakoff Heiles, viola.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Sonia Lee, harpsichord.
8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

10 Thursday
Twelve Twenty Concert Series. Piano students of William Heiles. 12:20-12:50 p.m. Beckman Institute atrium. School of Music and Fine and Applied Arts.
UI Symphony Orchestra. Donald Schleicher, conductor, and Geoffrey Clift, graduate student conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall. With William Kinderman, piano. Works by Beethoven and Stravinsky. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. Chih-Hsien Chien, flute. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

11 Friday
Friday Jazz Forum. UI Jazz Combo IV. Jay Miglia, director. Noon. Smith Memorial Hall.
Junior Recital. Andrew Watkins, percussion. 6 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Tzu-Feng Liu, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Timothy Phillips, clarinet.
8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Group for New Music. Student Composers Recital. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Afterglow: Desafinado. 10 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. The group’s name is derived from a popular song by Antonio Carlos Jobin and their music reflects that made popular by its namesake composer.

12 Saturday
Studio Recital. 11 a.m. Harp students of Ann Yeung. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Erica Powell, oboe, 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Annual Moms Day Concert: UI Women’s Glee Club. Joe Grant, conductor. 2 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Featuring UI Varsity Men’s Glee Club and The Girls Next Door. Admission charge. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Katherine Cameron, violin. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Christina Johnson, clarinet. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Music Education Senior Recital. Alexander Rivera, euphonium. 5 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Annual Moms Day Concert: UI Black Chorus. Ollie Watts Davis, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The group presents hymns and anthems, and traditional and contemporary selections. Admission charge. School of Music.
No Strings Attached Spring Concert. 8 p.m. Lincoln Hall. Admission charge.
Balkanalia. Donna Buchanan, director. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. A concert of traditional music of the Balkans.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Joel White, tuba. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

13 Sunday
Senior Recital. Jessie Arian, clarinet. 1 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Second Sunday Concert: Enescu Ensemble. Sherban Lupu, director. 2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Broadcast
live on sponsoring station WILL-FM (90.9).
UI Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The final round of the School of Music’s annual concerto competition.
Master of Music Recital. Darren Anderson, tenor. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Faculty Recital. "A Trumpeter’s Dream." 7 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Ronald Romm, trumpet and Avis Romm, piano.
Crosby, Stills and Nash. 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Three decades of unforgettable hits. Admission charge.

14 Monday
Doctor of Musical Arts Accompanying Recital. Kevin Class, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Chamber Music Honors Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Performed by students of the School of Music.

15 Tuesday
The Enescu Ensemble. Sherban Lupu, leader and violin.
8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. In celebration of the 10th anniversary of this ensemble, this program features the world premiere of a work written for them by G. Costinescu. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI New Music Ensemble: 50 Years On! Zack Browning and Stephen Taylor, co-directors. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first electro-acoustic music concert held in North America. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Joo-Hye Lee, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

16 Wednesday
Faculty Recital. Ian Hobson, piano. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Late works of Frédéric Chopin are performed. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Jazz Combos. Chip McNeill, leader. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Students from the Division of Jazz are featured. Admission charge. School of Music.

17 Thursday
Junior Recital. Ashmani Jha, soprano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Twelve Twenty Concert Series. Illinois Brass Quintet with the UI Graduate Brass Quintet. 12:20-12:50 p.m. Beckman Institute atrium. School of Music and Fine and Applied Arts.
Junior Recital. Bill Rietveld, double bass. 6 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Faculty Recital. Ian Hobson, piano. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Works by Rachmaninoff, Barber, Chopin and Gershwin’s "Rhapsody in Blue." Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Clarinet Choir. Lisa Reams, conductor. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Laura Stuart Obenauf, mezzo-soprano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Travis Leanna, violin. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

18 Friday
Friday Jazz Forum. UI Jazz Combo IV. Juan Turros, leader. Noon. Smith Memorial Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Maria Cueva-Mendez, piano. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Rusted Root. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. Star Course.
The Pacific Harp Duo. Kyo-Jin Lee, guest artist, and Ann Yeung, UI. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Works by Prokofiev, Franck, Salzedo, Damase, Stephen Andrew Taylor and others. Admission charge. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Kara Butler, flute. 8 p.m. Recital Hall,
Smith Hall.

19 Saturday
Senior Recital. Elizabeth Eden, soprano. 11:30 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Lucia Paik, piano. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Laura Yeh, violin. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Faith Holley, trumpet, 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Yeo-Jung Kim, piano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Guest Artist Recital. Purna Das Baul and folk musicians from India. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Faculty Recital. Christos Tsitsaros, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Part of a series of concerts featuring both Bach and original works of Tsitsaros.

20 Sunday
Junior Recital. Andrea Hui, piano. 1 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Jennifer Kang, piano. 1:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Andrew Nickles, cello. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Chad Ballantyne, bass. 7 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

opera
8 Tuesday
An Evening of Opera Scenes and Arias. Timothy Schmidt, director. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Featuring students of the UI Opera Workshop with Thomas H. Schleis, piano.

10 Thursday
An Evening of Opera Scenes and Arias. Timothy Schmidt, director. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Featuring students of the UI Opera Workshop with Thomas H. Schleis, piano.

dance
11 Friday
Mark Morris Dance Group. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Among the works offered in this third season of performances at Krannert is "Resurrection" to Richard Rodgers score for "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue." Admission charge.

12 Saturday
Mark Morris Dance Group. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

films
3 Thursday
Reel Queer Film Festival. "Trembling Before G-d." 7:30 p.m. 100 Gregory Hall. For more information, visit www.reelqueer.org. Through April 5. LBGT Concerns, Office of Women’s Programs, Red Roots, Native American House, Housing.

9 Wednesday
"A Streetcar Named Desire." . 5:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

sports
4 Friday
Softball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 6 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

5 Saturday
Women’s Tennis. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 11 a.m. Atkins Tennis Center.
Softball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

6 Sunday
Women’s Tennis. UI vs. Ohio State University. 11 a.m. Atkins Tennis Center.
Softball. UI vs. Ohio State University (2). Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

8 Tuesday
Baseball. UI vs. Indiana State. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

12 Saturday
Men’s Tennis. UI vs. Michigan State University. Noon. Atkins Tennis Center.

13 Sunday
Men’s Tennis. UI vs. University of Michigan. Noon. Atkins Tennis Center.

15 Tuesday
Baseball. UI vs. Bradley University. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.
Softball. UI vs. Loyola University. 4 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

17 Thursday
Women’s Tennis. UI vs. Purdue University. 3:30 p.m. Atkins Tennis Center.

18 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Minnesota. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.
Softball. UI vs. University of Minnesota. 6 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

19 Saturday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Minnesota (2). 4:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.
Softball. UI vs. University of Minnesota. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.
Women’s Tennis. UI vs. Indiana University. 11 a.m. Atkins Tennis Center.

20 Sunday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Minnesota. 1:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.
Softball. UI vs. University of Wisconsin (2). Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

et cetera
3 Thursday
Panel discussion. "Free Speech and Social Responsibility." 7 p.m. 314 Altgeld Hall.

4 Friday
Inline Skate Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
AFYA: Mental Physical, Spiritual Health. 14th Annual Women of Color Annual Conference. Registration 1-4 p.m. African American Cultural Program, 708 S. Mathews, Urbana. Ruby Dee, keynote speaker, 7 p.m. Natural History Building. Itinerary and registration forms at www.uiuc.edu/ro/WOC. African American Cultural Program
April Ally Meeting. Noon-1:30 p.m. 405 Illini Union. Transgender Issues. For more information, call 333-3137.

5 Saturday
Veterinary Medicine Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building, 2001 S. Lincoln Ave, Urbana. For more information, visit http://www.cvm.uiuc.edu/openhouse/Veterinary Medicine.
AFYA: Mental Physical, Spiritual Health. 14th Annual Women of Color Annual Conference. 9 a.m.- 9 p.m. Hawthorne Suites Limited, 101 Trade Center Drive, Champaign. Itinerary and registration forms at www.uiuc.edu/ro/WOC. African American Cultural Program
Canoe Clinic. 9 a.m.-noon. Meet at Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
"Spring Into the Future": 12th Annual Spurlock Museum Guild Auction. 4 p.m. private showing; 5 p.m. dinner; 6:30 p.m. auction. Spurlock Museum and Levis Faculty Center. Spurlock Museum Guild.
CultureTalk: Susan Sontag and Jonathan Miller. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theatre. A new initiative designed to bring international-profile cultural figures to campus to discuss the evolving relationships between the arts and contemporary society. Free, tickets required. Krannert Center, Fine and Applied Arts and Center for Advanced Study.

9 Wednesday
Book signing. David Weinberger, columnist. 4 p.m. Author’s corner, second floor, Illini Union Bookstore. Illini Union Bookstore.
Nutrition Symposium. Joanne Slavin, University of Minnesota. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.

10 Thursday
Tea ceremony. 2 and 3 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Registration required. Japan House.

11 Friday
Center for Advanced Study Conference on Human Subject Policy. 8 a.m. Auditorium, Law Building, College of Law, 504 East Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. College of Law, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Office of Vice Chancellor for Research.
"How Big is Beautiful? The European Union’s Ongoing Enlargement–Advantages and Challenges." Elisabeth Kehrer, Consul-General of Austria, Chicago. 10 a.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Russian and East European Center.
Horseback Riding Clinic. Noon-5 p.m. Meet at Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
Kayak Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Meet at Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
"EUtopia: Enlargement and the Politics of European Identity." . 2-4 p.m. 407 Levis Faculty Center. Russian and East European Center.

12 Saturday
5K Run/Walk Benefit Race. 9 a.m. Crystal Lake Park, Urbana. Habitat for Humanity at UIUC.
"EUtopia: Enlargement and the Politics of European Identity." 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 407 Levis Faculty Center. Russian and East European Center.
Canoe/Kayak Day Trip. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Meet at Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
Japan House Spring Open House. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Japan House.
Moms Day Craft Fair. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Illini Union. Illini Union Board.
Doodle for Wildlife Auction. 6-9 p.m. Highdive, Champaign. Veterinary Medicine. Admission charge.

13 Sunday
Second Sunday Gallery Tour: Petals and Paintings Exhibit. Rick Orr, florist. 1 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

14 Monday
EC Expo 2003. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Illini Union. Keynote address: "The Migration of Salmon From Nature to Biotechnology." Dennis Kelso, University of California, Santa Cruz. 4 p.m. Illini Room A. Environmental Council.

15 Tuesday
"Nature ABCs and 123s, ‘M’ is for Metamorphosis." Ages 2-5. 10 a.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

17 Thursday
The 38th Annual UIUC Teacher Placement Day. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Illini Union. Educational Career Services Office.
International Coffee Hour. Israeli. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club.

19 Saturday
"Bird Walk." All ages. 7:30-9 a.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
"Nature ABCs and 123s, ‘M’ is for Metamorphosis." Ages 2-5. 10 a.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
"Wildflowers and Fires." All ages. 1-3 p.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

exhibits
"Famous Hispanic Firsts"
Government documents library.
"BEISBOL! Latino Baseball Pioneers and Legends"
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
"National Library Week: Past and Present."
Mueller display case east foyer, Library.
"Religious Treasures in the Rare Book and Special Collections Library"
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.

"Beethoven and the Creative Process"
Through May 3.
"Bronze Age Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean"
Through Sept. 6.

Five galleries featuring the cultures of the world.
Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana.
Noon-8 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday;
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

Petals and Paintings Exhibit. April 12 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; April 13 Noon-5 p.m. In conjunction with Moms Weekend.
Featured Works. "Creativity in Print: Artistic Interactions Through the Work of Edward Weston"
"The Idea of Landscape in the Western Tradition: Works From the Permanent Collection"
Through April 13.
"Art and Conflict: The Image of War in 20th Century Art"
Through May 18.
"American Folk art From the Herbert Fried Collection"
Through Sept. 21.
Featured Works. "Picturing the Familial: Impressionist Works on Paper"
"Larger Than Life: Mythic Women in American Cinema"
On view April 18.
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.

"In Print"
On view April 8.
Illini Union Art Gallery. 7 a.m.-10 p.m. daily.
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@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.

This calendar is excerpted from the April 3 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.