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

2/24/2005

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from March 3 through 20.

lectures
3 Thursday
“We Are Where We Live – The Role of Place in Public Health.” Richard Killingsworth, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 5 p.m. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall. Max Abramovitz Distinguished Lecture/Architecture.
“Becoming What You Eat: Identifying With Food in Children’s Picture Books.” Perry Nodelman, University of Winnipeg. 6:30 p.m. 126 LIS building, 501 E. Daniel, Champaign. Gryphon Lecture/Graduate School of Library and Information Science.
“The Protocols of the Elders of Zion: The Latest Take on the REAL Hoax of the Twentieth Century.” Richard Levy, UI. 8 p.m. 160 English Building. Jewish Culture and Society.

4 Friday
“What a Country Must Do to Catch Up to the Industrial Leaders.” Stephen Parente, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

5 Saturday
Saturday Astrophysics Honors Program. “When Stars Attack! In Search of Killer Supernovae.” Brian Fields, UI. 10:45 a.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Saturday Astrophysics Honors Program.

7 Monday
“Do Lawyers Share Moral Responsibility for Torture at Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib?” Stephen Gillers, New York University School of Law. 4 p.m. Law Building auditorium. Paul M. Van Arsdell Jr. Memorial Lecture/College of Law.

8 Tuesday
Alternative Spring Break Student Panel. Dan Nelson and Jennie Kwon, co-directors, ASB. Lunch 11:55 a.m.; speaker 12:05 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.
“Art of the Park and Art in the Park: Frederick Law Olmsted Meets Christo and Jeanne-Claude.” Elizabeth Barlow Rogers, Central Park Conservancy. 5:30 p.m. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall. Landscape Architecture, Anthropology, Urban and Regional Planning and Architecture.
“Ask Your Doctor If Cultural Hysteria is Right for You: The Politics of Obesity.” Paul Campos, University of Colorado. 7:30 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

9 Wednesday
“Finding the Walls of Troy: Frank Calvert and Heinrich Schliemann at Hisarlik.” Susan Heuck Allen, Brown University. 5:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Archaeological Institute of America and Krannert Art Museum.

11 Friday
“The Impact of Education on Growth and Development.” Walt McMahon, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

15 Tuesday
“Rethinking the Krannert Art Museum.” Kathleen Harleman, UI. Lunch 11:55 a.m.; speaker 12:05 p.m. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.
“The Japan-U.S. Partnership: Its Significance in the Global Context.” Yutaka Yoshizawa, Consul General of Japan. 4 p.m. Auditorium, College of Law. Japan House.

17 Thursday
“Before the Memorial.” Peter Walker, Peter Walker and Partners Landscape Architecture Inc. 7 p.m. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall. Johnson, Johnson and Roy and Debora Mitchell Lecture/Landscape Architecture.


colloquia
3 Thursday
“Walking in Brazil: Itinerancy, Subjectivity and the State.” Emma Rueter, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
“Che vuoi? Enjoying the Perverse Symptom in the Cinema of Pedro Almodovar.” Nancy Blake, UI. 4 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building. Cinema Studies.
“Seamless Mobility and Your Career.” Gary Grube, Motorola. 4 p.m. 151 Everitt Laboratory. Electrical and Computer Engineering.

4 Friday
“Packaging Greek Mythology.” William Hansen, Indiana University. 2 p.m. 192 Lincoln Hall. Classics.
“The Dragon Cart.” Susan McClary, University of California at Los Angeles. 4 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.

7 Monday
“Seven European Masters of Twentieth-Century Art. Joan Miro.” Marcel Franciscono, UI. Noon. Trees Gallery, Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.
“Mongolia’s Foreign Policy After the Cold War.” Nyamosor Tuya, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies.

9 Wednesday
“Maternal Authority: The Church as Mother in the Polemical Literature of the Eleventh Century.” Megan McLaughlin, UI. Noon. Gender and Women’s Studies Program, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Gender and Women’s Studies.
“Arachidonic Acid Cytochrome P450 Products: A New Class of Lipid Mediators.” Arthur A. Spector, University of Iowa. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.

10 Thursday
“Portable Roots: Identity and Memory in Nuyorican Life Stories, San Juan Puerto Rico, 1965-2000.” Eileen Suarez Findlay, American University. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
Directions in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies. “Ancient Ethnic Fondness: A Linguist’s History of the Balkans and the Caucasus.” Victor Friedman, University of Chicago. 4 p.m. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.
Title: TBA. Jeff Borenstein, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. 151 Everitt Laboratory. Electrical and Computer Engineering.

11 Friday
“Possible Environmental Contaminants and Skp2 Protein Expression in Sertoli Cells.” Angela Oki, UI. Noon. 2271C VMBSB. Veterinary Medicine.

14 Monday
“Housing and Management of Farm Animals: EU vs. USA.” Ruth Newberry, Washington State University. Noon. 2258 VMBSB. Veterinary Medicine.
“Indonesia’s Traditional Houses.” Clark Cunningham, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies.
“The 57-Second Minute: Does Neo-Liberalism Need a Neo-Radicalism?.” Betsy Esch and Sundiata Cha-Jua, UI. 8 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Criticism and Interpretive Theory.

15 Tuesday
“Overview of the Institute for Genomic Biology.” Jennifer Quirk, UI. Noon. 3269 Beckman Institute. Imaging Technology Group/Beckman Institute.
“Defining Human Rights in a Post-Communist Framework.” Katlijn Malfliet, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

16 Wednesday
“Overview of the Institute for Genomic Biology.” Jennifer Quirk, UI. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.

17 Thursday
“The Archaeology of the Mixteca Alta, Mexico.” Andrew Balkansky, Southern Illinois University. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

theater
3 Thursday
“Great Expectations.” Tom Mitchell, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Based on the novel by Charles Dickens, this stage adaptation follows the adventures of young Pip as he encounters an escaped convict, visits the bizarre Miss Havisham and her ward Estella, and then seeks his fortune in London. Admission charge.

4 Friday
“Great Expectations.” Tom Mitchell, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

5 Saturday
“Great Expectations.” Tom Mitchell, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

6 Sunday
“Great Expectations.” Tom Mitchell, director. 3 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

17 Thursday
SITI Company and Rachel’s: “systems/layers.”
7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. A multi-disciplinary dance/theater piece that follows its characters through the complex beauty, solitude and company of urban life. Admission charge.
Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities Curtain Call Discussion. Christine Catanzarite, moderator. 9:30 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. An opportunity to exchange views and engage in discussion of SITI/Rachel’s performance of systems/layers.

music
3 Thursday
21st Century Piano Competition Concert. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

4 Friday
Guest Lecture. Susan McClary, musicology. 4 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Undergraduate Recital. Kimberly Davis, piano. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital in Vocal Coaching and Accompanying. Teresa Kang, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Garrett Mendez, bass trombone. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Undergraduate Recital. Gina Filice, Heather Mrozek and Emily Stolarski, flute. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

5 Saturday
Undergraduate Recital. Chris Van Rybroek and David Tribley, saxophone. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Stacey Tavor, soprano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Nirumsay. Korean music ensemble. 4:30 p.m. Spurlock Museum. The group will present an educational program on traditional Korean music and instruments and a concert of music and dance. Admission charge. East Asian and Pacific Studies and Spurlock Museum.
Undergraduate Recital. Jennifer Greene and Brianne Shadensack, bassoon. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Ryan Tanaka, composition. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Sinfonia da Camera. Ian Hobson, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Richard and John Contiguglia, piano; Alexander Murray, flute; and Ann Yeung, harp. Admission charge. Student Performance Project: 6:50 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center.
Directions in Music with Herbie Hancock, piano; Roy Hargrove, trumpet; and Michael Brecker, tenor saxophone. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. This group explores contemporary composers such as Wayne Shorter, McCoy Tyner, Chick Corea and others who have influenced the progression of jazz vernacular. Admission charge.
Afterglow. 10 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. Jazz faculty artists from the School of Music jam following the Directions in Music concert.

6 Sunday
Master of Music Recital. Jeffrey Matter, percussion.
11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Imani Winds. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. These musicians keep a commitment to bridging European and African musical traditions and exploring repertoire from diverse cultural backgrounds. Ticket price include light refreshments served at 2:15 p.m. Admission charge.
Master of Music Recital. Jason Thomson, clarinet.
7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

8 Tuesday
Voice Division Recital. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Prague Symphony Orchestra. Serge Baudo, conductor, and Navah Perlman, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The Prague Symphony Orchestra draws on its own history and the lively Czech classical music tradition as it performs Mozart’s “Prague Symphony,” and Dvorák’s Symphony No. 6. Admission charge. Concert Prep: Michael Rothe, speaker 6:45 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center.
Student Composers Concert. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

9 Wednesday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Reese Land, trumpet. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
10 Thursday
Guest Artist Recital. Vartan Manoogian, violin. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Guest Artist Recital. Morton Subotnik, composer and performer. Music Building auditorium.

11 Friday
Faculty Recital. Karl Kramer, tuba. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Cynthia Haymon-Coleman, mezzo-soprano; Michael Ewald, trumpet; Ronald Romm, trumpet; Kazimierz Machala, French horn, Elliot Chasanov, trombone; William Moersch, percussion; and Ricardo Fores, percussion. Admission charge. School of Music.

12 Saturday
Senior Recital. Amanda J. Gerfin, oboe. 10 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Undergraduate Recital. Keitaro Harada and Andrew Schurman, saxophone. 11:30 a.m. Music Building auditorium.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Elivi Varga, flute. 3 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Eun-Jun Yoo, harp.
5 p.m. UI Armory.
Faculty Recital. John Dee, oboe. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Jonathan Keeble, flute; J. David Harris, clarinet; Arthur Weisberg, bassoon; and Eric Dalheim, piano. Admission charge. School of Music.
“Italienisches Liederbuch.” James Ivey, baritone and Tracey Ford, soprano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

13 Sunday
Senior Recital. Josephine Chang, piano. 10 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Caroline Stuart, soprano. 1 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Second Sunday Concert. UI Graduate Saxophone Quartet. 2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Broadcast live on WILL-FM (90.9).
Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra. Steven Larsen, music director and conductor, and Rich Ridenour, piano. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A tour of big band favorites in the humorous spirit of Victor Borge. Admission charge.
Advocates for Young Artists Scholarship Recital.
4:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Catherine Starks, flute. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

14 Monday
Master of Music Recital in Orchestral Conducting. David Anderson, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Studio Recital. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Barrington Coleman.

15 Tuesday
Master of Music Recital. H. Theresa Au, violin. 3:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Russian Music Recital. Viaceslav Semionov, bayan accordion. 7:30 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. School of Music, Russian, East European and Eurasian Center and Spurlock Museum.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Ji-Eun Yun, piano.
7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Christine Kim, flute.
7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

16 Wednesday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Chu-Chun Liang, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Garold Fowler, double bass. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Theresia C. May, cello. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

17 Thursday
Undergraduate Recital. Carolyn Sundlof, mezzo-soprano, and Laura Watson, soprano. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Faculty Chamber Music Recital. Timothy Ehlen, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Members of the School of Music’s woodwind and brass faculty present an evening of chamber music. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Jennifer Proulx, mezzo-soprano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Undergraduate Recital. Phillip Bloomer, tuba. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

18 Friday
Graduate Recital. Mark Alan Cornell, trumpet. 3:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

19 Saturday
“Saul.” Chester Alwes, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. A concert performance of Handel’s dramatic oratorio. Admission charge. Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana.

opera
9 Wednesday
Opera Verdi Europa: “Carmen.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

10 Thursday
Opera Verdi Europa: “Aida.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

dance
10 Thursday
Studiodance I. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Works by graduating MFA candidates Ling-Fen Chien, Nadia Oussenko, Nic Petry and Jessica Ray. Admission charge.

11 Friday
Studiodance I. 7 and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Works by graduating MFA candidates Ling-Fen Chien, Nadia Oussenko, Nic Petry and Jessica Ray. Admission charge.

12 Saturday
Studiodance I. 7 and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Works by graduating MFA candidates Ling-Fen Chien, Nadia Oussenko, Nic Petry and Jessica Ray. Admission charge.

films
11 Friday
Year of Asia. Pan-Asian Film Series. 4:15 p.m. Virginia Theater. Continues March 12. East Asian and Pacific Studies.

14 Monday
“Romero.” John Duigan, director. 6 p.m. 66 Library. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

15 Tuesday
“My Son the Fanatic.” 7 p.m. 66 Library. Islamic World Film Series/South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

16 Wednesday
“High and Low.” Akira Kurosawa, director. 5:30 p.m.
62 Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

sports
(to confirm times, go to www.fightingillini.com)
3 Thursday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Purdue University. 8 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.
5 Saturday
Men’s Gymnastics. UI vs. University of Iowa and Japan All-Stars. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.
6 Sunday
Women’s Gymnastics. UI vs. Northern Illinois University. 2 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.
12 Saturday
Men’s Gymnastics. UI vs. University of Illinois, Chicago. 2 p.m. Huff Hall.
Women’s Gymnastics. UI vs. Ohio State University.
2 p.m. Huff Hall.

et cetera
3 Thursday
Girls’ Day and Paper Cranes for Peace. 1 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Japan House.
Planning Institute: “Community Design for Healthy Lifestyles.” 7:30 a.m. Fourth floor, Levis Faculty Center. For a complete program, registration and fee information, visit http://www.urban.uiuc.edu/ce/05events/Schedule.html or call 244-7424. Continues tomorrow. Urban and Regional Planning.
Coffee hour. Russian. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club,
307 E. John St. Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club.

4 Friday
March Ally Meeting. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered Student Panel. Noon. 215 Illini Union. LGBT.
Backpack Clinic. 1 p.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. For more info: www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
Dragon Auction. 6:30 p.m. Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana. Buffet of hors d’oeuvres, desserts and wine will be served at 7 p.m., followed by the live auction at 8 p.m. There will also be a silent auction. All funds raised will be used to support the museum’s expansion of its educational programs. For more information, call
333-7344. Spurlock Museum Guild.

5 Saturday
Hike: Allerton Park Day Trip. 10 a.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. For more info: www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
Nature ABCs and 123s. “ ‘W’ is for Weather.” 10 a.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Ages 2-5; includes stories, songs and hands-on exploration. For more info and to register: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Reading and book signing. Maureen Hughes, local author. Noon. Authors corner, second floor, Illini Union Bookstore building. Illini Union Bookstore.

6 Sunday
Sunday Brunch. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Conference Center, Allerton Park. For more info: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
22nd Annual International Dinner and Entertainment Night. 6 p.m. University YMCA. Tickets on sale at YMCA front desk. Cosmopolitan Club.

7 Monday
Informal conversation. Roya Hakakian, author, and Zorah Sullivan, UI. 3-5 p.m. 59A English Building. Jewish Culture and Society.
Reading and book signing. Roya Hakakian, Iranian author, poet and documentary filmmaker. 7 p.m. Natural History Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

8 Tuesday
Dinner and Film Series. “Vancouver, Isle of Wonder.” Tom Sterling. 6 p.m. Illini Rooms, Illini Union. Admission charge. Illini Union Faculty-Staff Social Committee.
“Demons, Golems and Dybbuks: Monsters of the Jewish Imagination. “The Metamorphosis” by Franz Kafka.” Michael Shapiro, UI, will lead the discussion.
7 p.m. Champaign Public Library, 505 S. Randolph St., Champaign. Champaign Public Library.
Tuesday@Seven Workshop. “You Are More Than Worth It! Building Self-Esteem and Self-Confidence.”
7 p.m. 209 Illini Union. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals
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9 Wednesday
Panel discussion: “The Weight of the Media.” Paul Campos, University of Colorado; Kristen Harrison, Maria Mastronardi, UI; Jerry Mosher, Cal State Long Beach, and Matti Bunzl, UI. 3 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
Dinner and Film Series. “Vancouver, Isle of Wonder.” Tom Sterling. 6 p.m. Illini Rooms, Illini Union. Admission charge. Illini Union Faculty-Staff Social Committee.

10 Thursday
Panel discussion: “The Racialized Construction of Fat.” Paul Campos, University of Colorado; Karen Flynn, Martin Manalansan and Arlene Torres, UI. 1 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
Guided tour of exhibition “Over+Over: Passion for Process.” 3:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
6th Annual Graduate Symposium on Women’s and Gender History. 7:30 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Continues through Saturday. For more info: email dhughes@illinois.edu.
Coffee hour. Greek. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St. Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club.

11 Friday
85th Annual Engineering Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana. Maps and descriptions of activities and exhibits will be available at headquarters located in the Digital Computer Lab. For more info: http://eoh.ec.uiuc.edu/eoh.cfm. Engineering Council.
ARUPLA Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Temple Buell Hall. For more info: http://www2.arch.uiuc.edu/openhouse/. Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning and Landscape Architecture.
Beckman Institute Open House 2005. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For more info: http://www.beckman.uiuc.edu. Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.
Inline Skate Clinic. 3 p.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. For more info: www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
“Undercover Policing and Emerging Enforcement Powers: Perspectives From Two Sides of the Atlantic.” 8:30 a.m. Law Building auditorium. College of Law.

12 Saturday
“Undercover Policing and Emerging Enforcement Powers: Perspectives From Two Sides of the Atlantic.” 8:30 a.m. Law Building auditorium. College of Law.
Workshop. “Seeing Red: Beyond the Stereotypes of Native America.” Gayle Ross, Cherokee storyteller and author. 9 a.m.-noon. Rowe Learning Center, Spurlock Museum. Spurlock Museum.
Beckman Institute Open House 2005. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For more info: http://www.beckman.uiuc.edu. Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.
85th Annual Engineering Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Digital Computer Lab, 1304 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana. Maps and descriptions of activities and exhibits will be available at headquarters located in the Digital Computer Lab. For more info: http://eoh.ec.uiuc.edu/eoh.cfm. Engineering Council.
ARUPLA Open House. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Temple Buell Hall. For more info: http://www2.arch.uiuc.edu/openhouse/. Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning and Landscape Architecture.
Celebrate Allerton – Focus on the Families. Children’s Crafts. 10 a.m. Kite Building/Flying Workshop. 1 p.m. Nature Hike. 3 p.m. Children’s Concert. 6:30 p.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. For more info: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Celebrate Allerton – Focus on the Families. Heron Rookery Visit. 10 a.m. Environmental Learning Station, Allerton Park. For more info: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Storytelling Concert. Gayle Ross, Cherokee storyteller.
2 p.m. Spurlock Museum. Spurlock Museum.

13 Sunday
Celebrate Allerton – Focus on the Families. Children’s Crafts. 10 a.m. Natural Dyeing Program. 1 p.m. Nature Hike. 3 p.m.Visitor Center, Allerton Park. For more info: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Second Sunday Gallery Tour. “Apocalypse Then: Visions of Destruction, Prophecy and Judgment From Durer to the Twentieth Century.” Lisa Rosenthal, UI. 1 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

14 Monday
Research Showcase. 2 p.m. 126 LIS building, 501 E. Daniel, Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science.
2005 Community of Scholars Conference. 11:30-7 p.m. Illini Union. For more info: www.grad.uiuc.edu. Graduate College.

15 Tuesday
2005 Community of Scholars Conference. 8:30-11:30 a.m. Illini Union. For more info: www.grad.uiuc.edu. Graduate College.
Tuesday@Seven Workshop. “Diversity: Appreciating Our Differences.” 7 p.m. 209 Illini Union. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals.
Nature ABCs and 123s. “ ‘W’ is for Weather.” 10 a.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Ages 2-5; includes stories, songs and hands-on exploration. For more info and to register: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

16 Wednesday
“Evaluating the iClicker.” Cheryl Bullock, UI. Noon.
241 Everitt Hall. CITES Teaching and Learning With Technology.

17 Thursday
Coffee hour. Malawian. 7:30 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St. Champaign. Cosmopolitan Club.

20 Sunday
Allerton House Tours. 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Conference Center, Allerton Park. For more info: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Sunday Brunch. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Conference Center, Allerton Park. For more info: www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

exhibits
“Dancing Lessons From God”
South façade, Flagg Hall, 1207 S. Fourth St., Champaign.
Through March 19.

“Here Again”
Through April 22.
Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

“A Few of the African American Artists Represented in Federal Libraries and Museums”
Government documents, main hall wall display cases, Library.
“Latin American Countries and Popular Culture-Brazil”
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
“Illinois Women Lead”
Main hall display cases, Library.
“100 Years of Illini Basketball”
University Archives.
Through March 30.

“Following the Paper Trail From China to the World”
Through July 30.
“Digging Barbarians”
On view March 8.
Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

“Laws of Abstraction”
Through May 30.
“Apocalypse Then: Images of Destruction, Prophecy and Judgment From Dürer to the Twentieth Century”
“OVER + OVER: PASSION FOR PROCESS”
Through April 3.
“Hamish Fulton. Walking as Knowing as Making”
On view March 5.
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.

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