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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from May 1 through 25


4/24/2003

lectures
1 Thursday
"Globalization Initiative: Science in India: From Zero to IIT." Mohit Randeria, UI and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Lab, MillerComm and Physics.

2 Friday
"The Liberation of Southern Africa." Kenneth Kaunda, former president of Zambia. 4 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. African Studies.

7 Wednesday
"Coming Attractions: Hollywood, Women and the Art of Movie Advertising." Christine Catanzarite, UI.
5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum auditorium. Krannert Art Museum.
"Recent Works." Mary Miss, landscape artist, New York. 8 p.m. Illini Room C, Illini Union. Landscape Architecture.

colloquia
1 Thursday
"Structure and Function in the Large Ribosomal Subunit." Peter B. Moore, Yale University. 4 p.m. Medial Sciences auditorium. Ada Doisy Lecture/Biochemistry.

2 Friday
"The Ribosome: Tinkering With the Translational Engine." Harry F. Noller Jr., University of California, Santa Cruz. Noon. Medial Sciences auditorium. Ada Doisy Lecture/Biochemistry.

5 Monday
"Intermediates and Cooperativity in Single Molecules and Fibers." Norbert Scherer, James Franck Institute, Chicago. 3 p.m. 3269 Beckman Institute. Theoretical and Computational Biophysics/Beckman Institute.
"Dynamics of Islam in Contemporary Africa: Between Sufism and Islamism." Leonardo Villalon, University of Florida. 4 p.m. 407 Illini Union. Russian and East European Center, South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies and International Programs and Studies.
"Golfing in the Garden at the Factory Gate: ‘Destination Kohler’ and the Transformation of Space in Post-Industrial America." Kathryn Oberdeck, C.L. Cole and Dianne Harris, UI. 8 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Criticism and Interpretive Theory.

6 Tuesday
"New Catalogue: A Concept–Based Stock Photographic Agency." Luke Batten, UI. Noon. 3269 Beckman Institute. Imaging Technology Group/Beckman Institute.

7 Wednesday
"Field Lecture in Reproductive Biology." John Nilson, Case Western Reserve University. Noon. 100 Large Animal Clinic auditorium. Field Memorial Lectureship/Veterinary Medicine.

theater
2 Friday
"The Dining Room. Jeff DiScala, director." 8 p.m. Theater, Greg Hall. Penny Dreadful Players.

music
1 Thursday
Junior Recital. Gordon Schermer, piano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Wendy Jones, soprano. 6:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Clarinet Choir. Lisa Reams, conductor. 7 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.
Concerto Concert. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Student winners of the 2003 School of Music Piano Concerto Competition with Sinfonia da Camera, Ian Hobson, director. Admission charge.
UI Jazz Band II. Jay Miglia, leader. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Music from the Swing era to today’s contemporary bands. Admission charge. School of Music.
Wind Chamber Music Recital. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Thomas Stoll, composer. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

2 Friday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Daniel Kelly, trumpet. 5 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Beethoven Lecture/Recital. 6:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Steven Lubin, piano; Erik Hult, commentator; Dione Bennett, soprano; Jerold Siena, tenor; and Jeffrey Peterson, piano.
UI Concert Jazz Band. Chip McNeill, leader. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse. With Rick Margitza, tenor sax; Tim Hagens, trumpet; and Jim Trompeter, piano. Admission charge. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Joshua Davis, bassoon. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

3 Saturday
Senior Recital. Laura Yeh, violin. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Guest Artist Recital. Christopher Costanza, cello. 3 p.m.
Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Accompanying Recital. Teresa Crane, piano. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Sinfonia da Camera. Ian Hobson, music director. With Alicia Cordoba Tait, oboe. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Classic repertoire by Beethoven and Bach. Admission charge. Student Performance Project: 7:20 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. Centennial High School Ensembles, Rodney Mueller, director.
UI Jazz Band III. Juan Turros, leader. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Soo-Jin Bae, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Joel White, tuba. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

4 Sunday
Master of Music Recital. Brad Rozman, percussion. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Katherine Cameron, violin. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Faculty Recital. Christos Tsitsaros, piano. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Illini Jazz Lab Band. David Diamond, leader. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
German Choir Spring Concert. 3 p.m. Chapel of St. John the Divine, 1011 S. Wright St., Champaign.
Illini Symphony. Jack Ranney, conductor. With the UI Percussion Ensemble, William Moersch, director. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Bernstein’s Overture to "West Side Story" is on the program. Admission charge. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Alda Dizdari, violin. 4:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Concert Bands IIA and IIB. Chris Ford, Matt Hovey and George Brozak, conductors. 7 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Popular favorites from the concert band repertoire. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jie Tao, violin. 7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. "Funkified." Teun Fetz, percussion. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium. With the UI New Music Ensemble. Zack Browning and Stephen Taylor, co-directors.

5 Monday
Master of Music Recital. Daniel Goulet, baritone.
6:15 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Yazmine Fleming, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Claire Happel, harp. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

6 Tuesday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Wendy Schultz, trombone. 1 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Beethoven: "Missa Solemnis." UI Oratorio Society, UI Chamber Singers and UI Symphony Orchestra. Fred Stoltzfus, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Accompanying Recital. Teresa Crane, piano. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

7 Wednesday
Discovery Class Recital. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Students of Ronald Hedlund.
Senior Recital. Jay Ferguson, percussion. 3 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Student Showcase. 7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice recital from the studio of Sylvia Stone.
Master of Music Recital. Brian Nesselroad, percussion. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

8 Thursday
Junior Recital. Adam Moss, viola. 5:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

9 Friday
Superstate Concert Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 5 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Outstanding school bands will perform. School of Music.

10 Saturday
Superstate Concert Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 8 a.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Outstanding school bands will perform. School of Music.

11 Sunday
Second Sunday Concert. Rudolf Haken, viola. 2 p.m. Century Gallery, Krannert Art Museum. Broadcast live on sponsoring station WILL-FM (90.9).
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Joo-Hye Lee, piano. 7 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

13 Tuesday
Master of Music Recital. Maria Cueva-Mendez, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

17 Saturday
Commencement Pops Concert. James F. Keene, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. UI graduates and their families are special guests at this annual event. School of Music.

opera
3 Saturday
"The Impresario," James Zager, director, and "The Unicorn in the Garden," Nicholas Di Virgilio, director. With Kevin Class, conductor. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

4 Sunday
"The Impresario," James Zager, director, and "The Unicorn in the Garden," Nicholas Di Virgilio, director. With Kevin Class, conductor. 3 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Libretto: 2 p.m. Krannert Room. Admission charge.

sports
2 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. Michigan State University. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field.

3 Saturday
Baseball. UI vs. Michigan State University (2). 4:05 p.m. Illinois Field.

4 Sunday
Baseball. UI vs. Michigan State University. 1:05 p.m. Illinois Field.
6 Tuesday

Women’s Track and Field. Illinois Twilight Meet. 2 p.m. UI Outdoor Track. Admission charge.

7 Wednesday
Baseball. UI vs. Eastern Illinois University. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

16 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Iowa. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

17 Saturday
Baseball. UI vs. University of Iowa (2). 4:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

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

et cetera
1 Thursday
10th Annual Health Fair: Treasure Your Health.
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Illini Rooms A, B and C, Illini Union. McKinley Health Center Special Populations Student Health Concerns Committee.

2 Friday
Canoe Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Registration required; call 333-8747. Campus Recreation.

3 Saturday
Kayak Clinic. 9 a.m.-noon. Registration required; call
333-8747. Campus Recreation.
"Nature ABCs and 123s: ‘F’ is for Flowers." 10-11 a.m. Visitor’s center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Horseback Trail Riding Day Trip. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Registration required; call 333-8747. Campus Recreation.
Learn to Skate Spring Showcase: "A Skate Through Time." 1-3 p.m. Campus Recreation.
Japan House Children’s Day. Dan Keding, storyteller.
1-3 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Japan House.
Japan Festival. 3-6 p.m. day market; 6-9 p.m. entertainment. Foellinger Auditorium. Japan Intercultural Network.
"Seeing Stars." 8-10 p.m. Visitor’s center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

4 Sunday
Krannert Art Museum Family Festival. 3 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Live music and art activities in the galleries. Krannert Art Museum.

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

9 Friday
Nanotechnology Industry Workshop. Keynote speaker: Jim Murday, National Nanotechnology Coordinating Office. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Nanoscale Science and Technology.

10 Saturday
Doberman Pinscher Health Conference. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Veterinary Medicine, 2001 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Continues tomorrow. Veterinary Medicine.
"Mammals of Allerton." 10-11:30 a.m. Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

11 Sunday
Second Sunday Gallery Tour. "Larger Than Life: Mythic Women in American Cinema." Christine Catanzarite, UI. 1 p.m. Contemporary Gallery, Krannert Art Museum.

17 Saturday
Bird Walk. 7:30-9 a.m. Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
"Tracking ‘Al’ the Massasauga Rattlesnake." 10-11:30 a.m. Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Sculpture Walk. 1-3 p.m. Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

20 Tuesday
"Nature ABCs and 123s: ‘F’ is for Flowers." 10-11 a.m. Visitor’s center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

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

exhibits
"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.

"Inalterable Dreams: People and Architecture of China’s Folk Environments"
Through May 13.
Atrium Gallery, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall.
8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.

"School of Art and Design Master of Fine Arts Exhibition"
"Art and Conflict: The Image of War in 20th Century Art"
Through May 18.
"Larger Than Life: Mythic Women in American Cinema"
Through May 25.
"American Folk Art From the Herbert Fried Collection"
Through Sept. 21.
Featured Works. "Picturing the Familial: Impressionist Works on Paper"
Through Aug. 3.
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.

@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.

This calendar is excerpted from the May 1 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.