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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Nov. 16 through Dec. 10

11/9/2006

lectures
18 Saturday
“Looking for 10**-16m Objects With a 10**-4m Microscope.” Tim Stelzer, UI. 10:15 a.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Physics.

29 Wednesday
“Chairman Mao, the Great Leap Forward and the Deforestation Ecological Disaster in the South China Karst.” Peter Huntoon, University of Wyoming. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Geography, Urban and Regional Planning, Illinois Natural History Survey and Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security.

“The Rise and Fall of Digital Rights Management.” Ton Kalker, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories & Technical University of Eindhoven. 4 p.m. Beckman Institute auditorium. Supercomputing Applications.

1 Friday
“What the Mask Reveals: Ritual Calendar in West Africa.” Mahir Saul, UI. 4 p.m. Spurlock Museum. Spurlock Museum.

2 Saturday
“Phonon Imaging: Seeing Sound in Solids.” James Wolfe, UI. 10:15 am 141 Loomis Lab. Physics.

7 Thursday
“Improving the Odds for Youth: A Call for Community Leadership.” Karen Pittman, Impact Strategies Inc. , Washington, D.C. 7 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Pampered Chef Family Resiliency Program/Human and Community Development.

colloquia
16 Thursday
“The Politics of Federalism in Brazil: The Role of Governors in the Brazilian National Congress.” Jose Antonio Cheibub, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“Pathogenesis of Vibrio cholera.” Ronald K. Taylor, Dartmouth Medical School. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Microbiology.
“Plasma Displays – Past, Present, and Future.” Larry Weber, UI. 4 p.m. Room 151 Everitt Laboratory. Electrical and Computer Engineering.

17 Friday
“T Cell Recognition of Antigen: Specific, Degenerate, or Poly-Specific?” Paul Allen, Washington University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Biochemistry.

“Improving Drinking Water Quality: Enforcing Standards vs. Requiring A Technology.” Jerome B. Gilbert, consulting engineer, Orinda, Calif.. 1 p.m. 1025 Beckman Institute. WaterCAMPWS and The Environmental and Science Program.

“The Shaped Femtosecond Pulse Source: Can Your Laser Do This?” Marcos Dantus, Michigan State University. 2 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Physical Chemistry.

20 Monday
Collection in Context Lecture. “Lyonel Feininger.” Marcel Franciscono, UI. Noon. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum Council.

27 Monday
“The Effects of Environmental Chemicals on the Female Reproductive System.” Jodi Flaws, UI. Noon. 80 Small Animal Clinic. Translational Biomedical Research Seminar Series/Veterinary Medicine.

“Not Hear to Stay: The De-localization of Place in Afroperuvian Musical Cultures.” Kirstie Dorr, UI. Noon. AASRP, 1201 W. Nevada, Urbana. Afro American Studies and Research.

“What is Theoretical Computer Science?” Sanjeev Arora, Princeton University. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel Center for Computer Science. Computer Science.

28 Tuesday
“Mothers’ Mobilization Against Disappearances: Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo and Saturday Mothers.” Meltem Yilmaz-Sener, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

“Implicit Knowledge of Compound Structures: A Cross-language Study in Chinese and English” Jie Zhang, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. Cognitive Science of Teaching and Learning/Educational Psychology.

29 Wednesday
“Race, Class, Gender and Situational Aspects of the Body Image/Eating Relationship.” Laura Jennings, UI. Noon. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Gender and Women’s Studies.

“Proposal Writing Workshop.” Jean Allman, UI. Noon. 319 Gregory Hall. Center for African Studies.

“Protein-Fragment Complementation Assays: Applications to the Study of Biochemical Pathways.” Stephanie Bumpus, UI. 2 p.m. 217 Noyes Lab. Chemical Biology.

“Nutrient and Epigenetic Modifications of the Wingless, the Frizzled and the Naked.” Hong Chen, UI. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Laboratory. Nutritional Sciences.

“A Comprehensive Cyberenvironment for Infectious Disease Informatics: Surveillance, Modeling and Response.” Ian Brooks, UI. 4 p.m. 2506 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Pathobiology Seminar Series/Veterinary Medicine.

“GFT Projection NMR: Applications in Structural Biology.” Thomas Szyperski, State University of New York, Buffalo. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Physical Chemistry.

30 Thursday
“Pharmaceutical Patents, Diseases and Human Development.” Danieli Arbex, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“School-based Evaluation.” Maurice Samuels, UI. Noon. 140 Education Building. QUERIES division/Educational Psychology.

“Quorum Sensing and Biofilms in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.” Peter Greenberg, University of Washington. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

“Workers on the Move: Out-Migration and Family Stability in the Southern Caucasus.” Cynthia Buckley, University of Texas, Austin. 4 p.m. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center.

“Pharmacologic Protection from Drug and Noise Induced Hearing Loss.” Kathy Campbell, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. 4 p.m.
2269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

1 Friday
“A Family of Phosphoethanolamine Transferases that Function in GPI Anchor Assembly in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.” Jill Grimme, UI. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Building. Biochemistry.

“Russian Chronicles, 1995-2005.” Lisa Dickey, writer. 5 p.m. 25 Smith Music Hall. Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center.

4 Monday
“Catch a Tiger by the Toes.” Julia Whittington, UI. Noon. 100 Large Animal Clinic. Veterinary Medicine.

5 Tuesday
“The First Negative Molecular Ion in the Interstellar Gas.” Michael C. McCarthy, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. 4 p.m. 124 Burrill Hall. Physical Chemistry.

6 Wednesday
“The Effect of Sulforaphane and Erucin on Multidrug Resistance Protein Expression.” Kristin E. Harris, UI. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Laboratory. Nutritional Sciences.

“Single Spin Detection Using Magnetic Resonance Force.” Jian-Min Zuo, UI. 4 p.m. B02 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology.

7 Thursday
“Rooted Networks: Equity Holding Structure of Chaebol Business Groups, 1997-2003.” Dukjin Chang, Seoul National University and Harvard University. 3 p.m. 336 Lincoln Hall. Sociology.

“Age of Networks Lecture Series: “Rooted Networks: Equity Holding Structure of Chaebol Business Groups, 1997-2003.” Dukjin Chang, Seoul National University. 3 p.m. 336 Lincoln Hall. Supercomputing Applications.

“The Role of Amino Acids in Enantiomeric Enrichment: Picturing the Evolution of Biomolecular Homochirality.” Sonny Man, UI. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Organic Chemistry.

theater
28 Tuesday
“FREEZE! Body Police. any image you project may be used against you!” 8 p.m. Allen Hall. Inner Voices Social Issues Theatre.

29 Wednesday
“Murder Mystery Dinner.” 6:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. It’s student night for the annual murder mystery dinner, created and produced by the Krannert Center Student Association and offering a selection of pizza and soda to accompany the entertainment. Admission charge.

“FREEZE! Body Police. any image you project may be used against you!” 8 p.m. Lincoln Hall. Inner Voices Social Issues Theatre.

30 Thursday
“FREEZE! Body Police. any image you project may be used against you!” 8 p.m. Busey-Evans Residence Hall. Inner Voices Social Issues Theatre.

1 Friday
“Murder Mystery Dinner.” 6:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. It’s student night for the annual murder mystery dinner, created and produced by the Krannert Center Student Association and offering a selection of pizza and soda to accompany the entertainment. Admission charge.

2 Saturday
“Murder Mystery Dinner.” 6:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. It’s student night for the annual murder mystery dinner, created and produced by the Krannert Center Student Association and offering a selection of pizza and soda to accompany the entertainment. Admission charge.

music
16 Thursday
Thursdays at Twelve-Twenty. Rhiannon Jerch, flute, and Keelin Eder, harp. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute Atrium. Beckman Institute and School of Music.

Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra. Steven Larsen, music director and conductor, and Maria Merkelo, accordion. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Music of composers “Born in the USA.” Admission charge.

Martirano Award Concert. Eduardo Diazmunoz, conductor. UI New Music Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

Illini Women and University Chorus. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
MENC Major Instrument Recital. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

17 Friday
Jazz Forum. The Stephens Combo. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

26 Sunday
“Messiah” Sing-along. 4 p.m. McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S. Fifth St., Champaign. Admission charge. Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana.


28 Tuesday
Voice Division Recital. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Jazz Band III. Marcus Wolfe, leader. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. An evening of jazz standards. Admission charge. School of Music.

29 Wednesday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Michael York, baritone. 3:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Jazz Band II. Jim Pugh, leader. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. An evening of jazz standards. Admission charge. School of Music.

30 Thursday
Thursdays at Twelve-Twenty. Harp duo: Keelin Eder and Brittany Viola. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute Atrium. Beckman Institute and School of Music.

UI Wind Symphony. “Circus Maximus.” John Corigliano, guest composer, and James F. Keene, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This performance ‘event’ will take the concert hall experience a step forward as the audience experiences multiple music sources in an eight-sectioned, continuous piece. Admission charge. School of Music.

1 Friday
Jazz Forum. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

Studio Recital. 4 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Piano students of So-Hee Hur.

UI Symphonic Band II and UI Concert Band I. Peter Griffin and Daniel Neuenschwander, conductors. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A concert of classics and new music. Admission charge. School of Music.

2 Saturday
“Ralph’s World.” 11 a.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Guitarist and award-winning playwright Ralph Covert melds traditional instruments with a little light-hearted lunacy to create a magical children’s adventure. Recommended for ages 2 through 8. Admission charge.

Graduate Brass Quintet. 11 a.m. Music Building auditorium. Chad Daigle and Jake Walburn, trumpet; Paul Blackstone, horn; Michael Haisten, trombone; and Chris Combest, tuba.

Master of Music Recital. Elisha Weiner, soprano. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

3 Sunday
Master of Music Recital. Carly McIlvaine-Hall, soprano. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Annual Carol Concert. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A special celebration from the UI School of Music Choral Division, this annual event features short groupings of seasonal pieces interspersed with traditional carols and holiday songs. Admission charge. School of Music.

Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony. 4:30 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. The Krannert Center Student Association hosts this annual event with music, a visit from Santa and an opportunity to make the holidays merry for others by selecting a gift recipient from the Giving Tree.

Master of Music Recital. Reo Sakiyama, piano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Chamber Music Recital. J. David Harris, Timothy McGovern and Debra
Richtmeyer, coaches. 5 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

Brass Division Chamber Music Recital. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Brian Gaona, cello. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

4 Monday
An Evening of Songs and Arias. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Students of Jerold Siena.

Latin Jazz Ensemble. Tito Carrillo, leader. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.

5 Tuesday
UI Concert Bands IIA and IIB. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A concert of classics and new music played primarily by non-music majors. Admission charge. School of Music.

Jazz Trombone and Jazz Guitar Ensembles. Jim Pugh, Dave Dickey and Matt Warnock, directors. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. An evening of diverse ensemble music. Admission charge. School of Music.

Chamber Music Recital. J. David Harris, Timothy McGovern and Debra Richtmeyer, coaches. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

Graduate Trumpet Sextet. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Discovery Class 199 Vocal Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Students of Barrington Coleman.

6 Wednesday
Studio Recital. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Students of Sylvia Stone.

Jazz Combos. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. A chance to hear numerous small student ensembles, coached by the faculty of the UI jazz divisions. Admission charge. School of Music.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jake Walburn, trumpet. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Undergraduate Student Composer Recital. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

7 Thursday
Thursdays at Twelve-Twenty. James Pugh, jazz trombone, and Jeffrey Grubbs, jazz bass. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute Atrium. Beckman Institute and School of Music.

Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra. Steven Larsen, music director and conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Music of the season performed by symphony orchestra, chorus and soloists. Admission charge.

Concert Jazz Band. Chip McNeill, leader. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Classical jazz charts balanced by some of the world’s newest jazz ideas. Admission charge. School of Music.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Hyunjung Choi, violin. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Trumpet Studio Music Education Recital. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

8 Friday
Jazz Forum. Jazz Trombone Ensemble. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Emily Hsu, piano. 3:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Sandi Patty, “Yuletide Joy.” 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

UI Symphony Orchestra. Donald Schleicher, conductor, and Michael Holmes, saxophone. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The program also includes Voyage, by John Corigliano, and Dvorak’s famous Symphony No. 9 in E minor (“From the New World”). Admission charge. School of Music.

Brass Quintet. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Kyle Rhoades and Kevin Ellis, trumpet; Rosy Amiran, horn; Mark McArthur, trombone; and Colby Fahrenbacher, tuba.

9 Saturday
UI Philharmonia and Symphonic Band I. Louis Bergonzi and Kenneth Steinsultz, conductors. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

GAC Country Christmas Tour. 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Join five country music favorites as they sing in the holidays with Christmas classics and their own hits. A portion of the proceeds will benefit World Vision Storehouse Project, a community store that helps meet basic needs for children and families. Admission charge.

10 Sunday
Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble. Mark Moore, director. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

The Little Brasscals Brass Quintet. 4:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Allen Chen, trumpet; Jared Daum, trumpet; Nick Wolny, horn; Kyle Newgard, trombone; and Everett James, tuba.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Reed Gallo, trumpet. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

dance
1 Friday
“The Nutcracker.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. With its blend of colorful costumes and sets, beautiful dancing, and Tchaikovsky’s famous music performed live by Sinfonia da Camera, the magic of Christmas is presented by this well-known story. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

2 Saturday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. With its blend of colorful costumes and sets, beautiful dancing, and Tchaikovsky’s famous music performed live by Sinfonia da Camera, the magic of Christmas is presented by this well-known story. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

3 Sunday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. With its blend of colorful costumes and sets, beautiful dancing, and Tchaikovsky’s famous music performed live by Sinfonia da Camera, the magic of Christmas is presented by this well-known story. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

9 Saturday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. With its blend of colorful costumes and sets, beautiful dancing, and Tchaikovsky’s famous music performed live by Sinfonia da Camera, the magic of Christmas is presented by this well-known story. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

10 Sunday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. With its blend of colorful costumes and sets, beautiful dancing, and Tchaikovsky’s famous music performed live by Sinfonia da Camera, the magic of Christmas is presented by this well-known story. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

films
29 Wednesday
“Cafe Lumiere.” 7:30 p.m. 134 Temple Buell Hall. Landscape Architecture.

6 Wednesday
“Kontroll.” 7:30 p.m. 134 Temple Buell Hall. Landscape Architecture.

sports
(to confirm times, go to www.fightingillini.com)
17 Friday
Volleyball. UI vs. Indiana University. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Georgia Southern University. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

18 Saturday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. Loyola University. 2 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.
Volleyball. UI vs. Purdue University. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

19 Sunday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Florida A&M. 4 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

21 Tuesday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Savannah State. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

22 Wednesday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. University of Northern Colorado. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

25 Saturday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. St. Joseph’s. Noon. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

28 Tuesday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. University of Maryland. 6 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

5 Tuesday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. University of Florida. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

6 Wednesday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Indiana University/Purdue University at Indianapolis. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

et cetera
16 Thursday
Workshop. “Girls Engaged in Math and Science.” 4-7 p.m. 1040 NCSA Building. Designed to teach girls who have completed sixth, seventh or eighth grade about math, science, technology and forensics. To register, visit http://gems.ncsa.uiuc.edu/application/. Supercomputing Applications.

18 Saturday
“An Afternoon of West African Stories, Spoken and Sung.” Foday Musa Suso, kora-player, and La’Ron Williams, storyteller. 2 p.m. Spurlock Museum. Admission charge. Spurlock Museum.

22 Wednesday
“Around the World Wednesdays.” 9:30 a.m. Spurlock Museum. Wednesdays, through Dec. 6, the Learning Center opens its doors for children and their parents to create and learn together. For more info, visit www.spurlock.uiuc.edu. Spurlock Museum.

25 Saturday
Winter Welcome. Holiday Sale. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

26 Sunday
Winter Welcome. Holiday Sale. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

27 Monday
Open Class. Bala Saho, UI. 1-2:45 p.m. “Beginning Wolof Language and Culture.” Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

29 Wednesday
“Around the World Wednesdays.” 9:30 a.m. Spurlock Museum. Wednesdays, through Dec. 6, the Learning Center opens its doors for children and their parents to create and learn together. For more info, visit www.spurlock.uiuc.edu. Spurlock Museum.

Open Class. Dana Rush, UI. 2-5 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Focusing on themes and issues related to “A Saint in the City.” The museum’s holdings and exhibitions are incorporated into course curricula. The public is invited. Krannert Art Museum.

30 Thursday
Paper Discussion: “Dissociable Prefrontal Brain Systems for Attention and Emotion.” Hiroshi Yamasaki, Kevin LaBar and Gregory McCarthy, UI. 4 p.m. 4269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

2 Saturday
Chris Cringle Craft Show. Illinois Heartland Decorative Artists. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. Children under 6 free; strollers allowed.

Family Festival. 10 a.m.-noon. Krannert Art Museum. Interactive activities for children. Krannert Art Museum.

3 Sunday
Chris Cringle Craft Show. Illinois Heartland Decorative Artists. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. Children under 6 free; strollers allowed.

6 Wednesday
“Around the World Wednesdays.” 9:30 a.m. Spurlock Museum. Wednesdays, through Dec. 6, the Learning Center opens its doors for children and their parents to create and learn together. For more info, visit www.spurlock.uiuc.edu. Spurlock Museum.

Open Class. Dana Rush, UI. 2-5 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Focusing on themes and issues related to “A Saint in the City.” The museum’s holdings and exhibitions are incorporated into course curricula. The public is invited. Krannert Art Museum.

7 Thursday
“Early Research.” Hongling Sun, UI. Noon. 140 Education Building. QUERIES division/Educational Psychology.

8 Friday
“Storytelling Under the Stars.” 7-8 p.m. Staerkel Planetarium, Parkland College. Kim Petzing, Allerton Park; Kim Sheahan, UI; and Dave Leake, Parkland College. Geared for grades 4 and above. For more info, call 351-2446. Admission charge.

9 Saturday
Nature ABCs and 123s. “B is for Bobcat.” 10-11 a.m. Visitor Center, Allerton Park. Ages 2-5. Children and their parents are invited to come and play while learning about nature at Allerton. Register at www.allerton.uiuc.edu or call 244-1035. Admission charge. Allerton Park.

exhibits
“Conversations About Something”
An art exhibition by Andy Ducett, UI.
IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana.
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Through Dec. 8.

“Siti’s Diary”
Watercolors by Siti Mariah Jackson
Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St. Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Through Jan. 5.

“Where Animals Dance”
Through March 4.
Five galleries featuring the cultures of the world.
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; Noon-4 p.m. Sunday.

“Decorative and Musical Art of the 17th-19th Centuries: A Quartet of Ornamented String Instruments by Antonio Stradivari”
Through Nov. 26.
“Surrealist Interventions: Selections From Krannert Art Museum and the University of Illinois Library”
“When We Were Young: New Perspectives on the Art of the Child”
“A Saint in the City: Sufi Arts of Urban Senegal”
Through Dec. 31.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“Dante at Illinois”
346 Main Library.
Through Dec. 14.
“Pride of the Illini: The Illinois Band 1890-1929”
Marshall Gallery, Library.
Through Dec. 31.

“Hideous Beast: Mini Movie Fest”
“Fabula”
David Svensson: LightSpace”
I space, 230 W. Superior St., Chicago. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
Through Dec. 23.

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


•This calendar is excerpted from the Nov. 16 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.