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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Nov. 15 through Dec. 9

11/8/2007

lectures

16 Friday
“Dynamics of Globalization and Its Impact on Society in the 21st Century.” Berch Berberoglu, University of Nevada, Reno. 3 p.m. 366 Lincoln Hall. Sociology, Geography, Global Studies, Women and Gender in Global Perspectives, Global Studies in Education and Urban and Regional Planning.

29 Thursday
“Pharmaceuticals and the Origins of Modernity: Adulteration, Piracy and Credit in the Early Enlightenment.” Adrian Johns, University of Chicago. 5:30 p.m. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall. Architecture.

1
Saturday
“Mysteries of the Cold Universe.” Smitha Vishveshwara, UI. 10:15-11:30 a.m. 141 Loomis Laboratory. Saturday Physics Honors Program.

2
Sunday
“When Worlds Collide: Papyrology, Archaeology and the Search for the Ancient Schoolroom.” Scott Bucking, DePaul University. 3 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Archaeological Institute of America, Classics and Krannert Art Museum.


colloquia

15 Thursday
“Experiences in Agricultural Pest Control: From Mites to Microbes.” Deirdre Prischmann, USDA/ARS, Brookings, S.D. 10 a.m. I-Building, Room 1005 (Conference Room) 1816 S. Oak St. Champaign. Illinois Natural History Survey.

“Investigating the Long-Term Impact of Music Education.” Stephanie E. Pitts, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom. Noon. 242 Education. Bureau of Educational Research.

“Changing Support for Neo-liberalism and Its Impact on Democratic Views in Latin America.”
Damarys Canache, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“Integrin and Extracellular Matrix in Mechanotransduction and Atherosclerosis.”
Martin Schwartz, University of Virginia. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Cell and Developmental Biology.

“Watching Ions Dance Near Absolute Zero.”
Tom Killian, Rice University. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Physics.

“Evolution of Adaptive Immunity.”
Max Cooper, University of Alabama. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

“Biomimetic Cascade Reactions in Total Synthesis.”
Ian Dailey, UI. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Laboratory. Organic Chemistry.

16 Friday
“Multi-Tasking Neurons That Regulate Ovulation: Targets of Endocrine Disruptors?” Sandra Peterson, University of Massachusetts. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Veterinary Medicine.

“Natural Language Processing via Learning and Inference With Constraints.”
Dan Roth, UI. Noon. 1005 Beckman Institute Room. Beckman Institute Director’s Seminar.

“Towards Mechanism of Substrate Reduction by Nitrogenase.”
Brian Hoffman, Northwestern University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Biochemistry.

“High-Speed Wireless Data Networks for Mobile Railroad Environments.”
Hamid Sharif, University of Nebraska. Noon. Grainger Engineering Library Commons Room. William W. Hay Railroad Engineering Seminar.

“AC Josephson Effect and Resonant Superconducting Transport Through Vibrating Nanowires.”
Alexei Marchenkov, Georgia Institute of Technology. 1 p.m. 151 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.

“High Pressure Molecular and Atomic Phases of Nitrogen.”
Katie Brown, UI. 2 p.m. 217 Noyes Lab. Physical Chemistry.

“Single-Molecule Detection Using Optical Microcavities.”
Greg Scott, UI. 2:30 p.m. 217 Noyes Lab. Physical Chemistry.

“Utilizing Hyperpolarized Xe129 for Biological Magnetic Resonance Imaging.”
Lindsay Sperling, UI. 3 p.m. 217 Noyes Lab. Physical Chemistry.

“New Technology to Detect and Monitor the Post-Translational Modification Events That Commit Human Embryonic Stem Cells to Exit the Pluripotent State.”
Joshua Coon, University of Wisconsin. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Analytical Chemistry.

“Real Time Observation of Stochastic Gene Expression in Living Cells at the Single Molecule Level.”
Apratim Dhar, UI. 4:15 p.m. 217 Noyes Lab. Physical Chemistry.

“Elucidating Structure of Biomolecules Using Hole-Burning Spectroscopy.”
Jordan Beck, UI. 4:45 p.m. 217 Noyes Lab. Physical Chemistry.

19
Monday
“Strengthening Health Systems: The Potential of Cooperation Between Human and Animal Health.” Jakob Zinsstag, Swiss Tropical Institute, Socinstrasse, Basel, Switzerland. Noon. 80 Small Animal Clinic. Translational Biomedical Research Seminar Series/Veterinary Medicine.

“Beyond the Molecule.”
Ronald Castellano, University of Florida. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Laboratory. Organic Chemistry.

21 Wednesday
“A Unified Probabilistic Framework for Spontaneous Facial Action Modeling and Recognition.” Qiang Ji, UI. 3 p.m. 4269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

26
Monday
“Emerging Diseases in Marine Mammals: So What’s Ailing Flipper?” Greg Bossart, Harbor Branch Oceanographic. Noon. 80 Small Animal Clinic. Translational Biomedical Research Seminar Series/Veterinary Medicine.

“A Plan for Fermilab.”
Young-Kee Kim, Fermilab. 4 p.m. 144 Loomis Lab. Physics.

27
Tuesday
“Development of Synthetic Nanofiltration Membranes for Water Treatment.” Yunyi Lu, UI. 10 a.m. B126 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Organic Chemistry.

“The Ironies and Challenges of Soviet Expropriation in a Russian Province.”
Susan Smith, Bradley University. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

“Using a Recognition Memory Test to Measure Expert / Novice Differences in the Encoding of Physics Diagrams.”
Adam Feil, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. CSTL Division/Education.

“Star Formation: From Cores to Disks.”
Neal Evans, University of Texas, Austin. 4 p.m. 134 Astronomy. Astronomy.

“Moderate Level Prenatal Alcohol Exposure in Nonhuman Primates: Brain, Behavior and Genes.”
Mary Schneider, University of Wisconsin. 4 p.m.
1005 Beckman Institute. Neuroscience Program.

28
Wednesday
“The Emerging Sex Difference in Adolescent Depression: Social-Contextual and Pubertal Transitions.” Karen Rudolph, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. Child Development/Counseling Divisions.

“Silence and Disobedience: Mary Sidney’s 1599 Pastoral Entertainment for the Queen.”
Elizabeth Ann Zeman, UI. Noon. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St. Gender and Women’s Studies.

“Alzheimer’s Disease and the Presenilin Complex.”
Paul Fraser, University of Toronto. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Cell and Developmental Biology.

“Underground Science Opportunities at the Sanford Laboratory: Status of the South Dakota and NSF Efforts to Establish a Deep Underground Science and Engineering Laboratory at Homestake.”
Kevin Lesko, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. 4 p.m. 464 Loomis Lab. Physics.

“High Frequency Dynamic Nuclear Polarization in Solids and Liquids: Why Two Electrons Are Better Than One.”
Robert G. Griffin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Physical Chemistry.

“Eat, Drink and Be(e) Merry: Feeding-related Molecular Pathways and Division of Labor in Honey Bees.”
Gene E. Robinson, UI. 4 p.m. 103 Mumford Hall. Nutritional Sciences.

29
Thursday
“The Construction of a Latin/o American Identity in the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe.” Maria del Mar Gonzalez, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“Experimental Observations of Quantized Vortex Dynamics in Superfluid Helium.”
Daniel Lathrop, University of Maryland. Noon. 280 Materials Research Lab. Physics.

“Laboratory Models of Planetary Cores in Conducting and Quantum Liquids.”
Daniel Lathrop, University of Maryland. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.

“Pumps and Channels -- Export of Polysaccharides to the Cell Surface in E. coli.”
Chris Whitfield, University of Guelph, Canada. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

30
Friday
“The Egg and the Environment: New Concerns About Human Pregnancy Failure.” Patricia Hunt, Washington State University. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Interdisciplinary Environmental Tox Seminar/Veterinary Medicine.

Title: TBA.
Dharma Acharya, CSX Corp. Noon. Grainger Engineering Library Commons Room. William W. Hay Railroad Engineering Seminar.

“Old Laws, New Insights: Urban Research and Action in the Age of Terror.”
Roger Keil, York University. 3 p.m. 219 Davenport Hall. Sociology;  Global Studies, Women and Gender; and Geography.

“Visualizing Power: Sumptuary Practices and Social Control in Late Choson Korea.”
Joy Kim, Princeton University. 4 p.m. 126 Graduate School of Library and Information Science. East Asian Languages and Cultures.

3
Monday
“Engineering Design Report: The Next Phase of the ILC.” Marc Ross, Fermilab. 4 p.m. 144 Loomis Lab. Physics.

“Affect Across the Disciplines: A Panel Discussion.”
Samantha Frost, Justine Murison, Gabriel Solis, Yasemin Yildiz, UI. 8 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Criticism and Interpretive Theory.

4
Tuesday
Brownbag. Peggy Miller, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. CSTL Division/Education.

“Genomic Analyses of Social Behavior in a Non-model Species, the Paper Wasp Polistes metricus.”
Amy Toth, UI. 3:30 pm I-Building, 1816 S. Oak St., Champaign. Illinois Natural History Survey.

“The Combination of Transition Metal Ions and Hydrogen Bonding in Bioinorganic Chemistry.”
Lanyu Lei, UI. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Inorganic Chemistry.

5
Wednesday
“Sacred Jabal Amil: Genealogy, Time and Shiite Politics in Lebanon since 1970.” Roschanak Shaery-Eisenlohr, Washington University, St. Louis. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

“First-year Experiences for African American Students at Predominantly White Institutions.”
Lorenzo Baber, UI. Noon. 242 Education. Educational Organization and Leadership.

“Heart and Fin Regeneration in Zebrafish.”
Ken Poss, Duke University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Cell and Developmental Biology.

“Making Our Own Learning Explicit and What That Means About Our Teaching.”
Lanny Arvan, UI. Noon. 23 Illini Hall. CITES Educational Technologies.

“Adipose Transcriptomics and Pet Obesity.”
Kelly S. Swanson, UI. 4 p.m. 103 Mumford Hall. Division of Nutritional Sciences.

6
Thursday
“Striking a Balance: Modulation of Host Cell Death Pathways by Legionella pneumophila.” Zhao-Qing Luo, Purdue University. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

7 Friday
“Fast RNA Folding, Protein Folding, and Transient Protein Aggregation.” Martin Gruebele, UI. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Auditorium. Biochemistry.

“The Utility of Speech Gestures and Facial Expression in Communication.”
Charissa Lansing, UI. Noon. 1005 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute Director’s Seminar.

“Thyroid Disruptors and Neurodevelopment: Reduced Compensatory Reserve and Increased Sensitivity of the Fetus and Neonate to Thyroid
Hormone Insufficiency.”
Duncan Ferguson, UI. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Interdisciplinary Environmental Tox Seminar/Veterinary Medicine.

“Tunable Spin Polarization in Co_1-x Fe_x S_2: Engineering Half-metallic Ferromagnets.”
Chris Leighton, University of Minnesota. 1 p.m. 151 Loomis Lab. Physics.

“Working, Aging and Caring for Kin: Life Options of Poor Black Women.”
Jennifer Hamner, UI. 3 p.m. 336 Lincoln Hall. Sociology.

“Transnationalism and Just War: Theoretical Problems and Soldiers’ Words.”
Colin Flint, UI. 3 p.m. 219 Davenport Hall. Sociology; Global Studies; Women and Gender and Geography.

theater

28 Wednesday
Murder Mystery Dinner. 6:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. This annual murder mystery dinner offers a student friendly selection of pizza and soda to accompany the satiating entertainment. Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.

29 Thursday
“Hairspray.” 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. This Tony Award-winning musical-comedy takes you back to 1962 Baltimore. Admission charge.

30
Friday
Murder Mystery Dinner. 6:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.

1
Saturday
Murder Mystery Dinner. 6:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.


music

15 Thursday
Thursdays @ 12:20 Concert Series. Woodwind and Harp Trio. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute Atrium. Beckman Institute.

Junior Recital. Allen Chen, trumpet. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Martirano Award Concert.
7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. The 11th annual concert features the UI New Music Ensemble performing three prize-winning works with the composers in attendance. Admission charge. School of Music.

Rosario Andino, piano.
7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This performer is known for programming works from the baroque, classical and romantic canons with those by modern Cuban, South American and Spanish composers. Admission charge.

UI Jazz Band II.
Jim Pugh, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Charts by Manny Albam, Bill Holman and classics from the Woody Herman library. Admission charge. School of Music.

Afterglow: The Boneyard Jazz Quintet.
10 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. This seasoned jazz ensemble easily flows from rhythm and blues classics to Latin beats and old-time ballads.

16
Friday
Jazz Forum. UI Jazz Band II. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

17
Saturday
Master of Music Recital. Elizabeth Noel Sullivan, oboe. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

27
Tuesday
Studio Recital. 6:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Trumpet music education students of Michael Ewald and Ronald Romm.

Studio Recital.
7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Ollie Watts Davis.

Enescu Ensemble.
Sherban Lupu, director. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A strings-only small ensemble performing works spanning four centuries from the classical repertoire. Admission charge. School of Music.

Chava Alberstein in Concert.
7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. This Israeli singer captivates audiences with her tender love songs, defiant songs of peace and poignant songs of prayer. Admission charge.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital.
Trent Jacobs, bassoon. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

28
Wednesday
Turtle Island Quartet with Leo Kottke. “A Solstice Celebration: A Joyous Voyage Through World Holiday Music Tour.” 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Six- and 12-string guitars and rough-hewn baritone vocals. Admission charge.

Guest Artist Recital. UI Clarinet Choir meets Japan. Iwai Clarinet Choir, H. Iwai, director. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Studio Recital.
7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Trumpet music education students of Michael Ewald and Ronald Romm.

29
Thursday
UI Symphonic Band II and UI Concert Band. Peter Griffin and Daniel Neuenschwander, conductors. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of outstanding performances by two ensembles from America’s finest band program. Admission charge. School of Music.

30
Friday
Jazz Forum. Latin Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Trombone Ensemble. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

Master of Music Recital.
Emily Hsu, piano. 3:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

UI Philharmonia.
Louis Bergonzi, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. A program primarily of Russian music, including Glinka’s Overture to Russlan and Ludmilla, Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Scheherazade” and “Sleigh Ride” by the English composer, Delius. Admission charge. School of Music.

1
Saturday
UI Jazz Band III. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. An evening of jazz classics. Admission charge. School of Music.

2
Sunday
Master of Music Recital. Raquel Adorno, soprano. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Carol Concert.
3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Join numerous ensembles from the School of Music as they ring in the holiday season. Admission charge. School of Music.

UI Latin Jazz Ensemble.
Tito Carrillo, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Some newly composed Latin Jazz pieces are on the program. Admission charge. School of Music.

Undergraduate Recital.
Cheryl Krugel, composer. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Studio Recital.
7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Nicole Branz.

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

3
Monday
Guest Lecture. Gary Karpinski, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 11 a.m. 25 Smith Hall.

Choral Music Education Senior Conducting Recital.
7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Students of Joe Grant.

4
Tuesday
“Hourglass: A Musical Journey Through Time.” Oh Seung Kook, classical guitar. 7 p.m. Spurlock Museum. Free, tickets required. Call 333-2360. Spurlock Museum Guild Performance and Lecture Series; Korean Cultural Center and East Asian and Pacific Studies.

UI Wind Symphony and UI Symphonic Band I.
James F. Keene and Kenneth Steinsultz, conductors. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The premiere performance of “Sonorities” by Scott Boerma, “Slalom” by Carter Pann, and “Bells for Stokowski” by Michael Daugherty. Admission charge. School of Music.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital.
Jinah Lee, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Studio Recital.
7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. “An Evening of Songs and Arias.” Voice students of Jerold Siena.

5
Wednesday
Guest Artist Master Class. Jean-Michel Goury, saxophone. 10 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Studio Recital.
5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Sylvia Stone.

UI Concert Bands IIA and IIB.
7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of band lover’s favorites. Admission charge. School of Music.

UI Jazz Combos.
7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Small jazz ensembles coached by artist faculty of the UI Jazz Division. Admission charge. School of Music.

Studio Recital.
7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Oboe students of John Dee.

Graduate String Quartet.
7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Guest Artist Recital.
Jean-Michel Goury, saxophone, and Yves Gosset, piano. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

6
Thursday
UI Concert Jazz Band. Chip McNeill, leader. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. All new and original compositions written and arranged by band members. Admission charge. School of Music.

Illini Strings.
Christopher Noel, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital.
Eun-Jin Lee, piano. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital.
Gerald Wood, horn. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

7
Friday
Master of Music Recital. Meng-han Wang, oboe. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

UI Symphony Orchestra. Donald Schleicher, conductor; Samuel Sterling Gingher, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of music by French composers, including Messiaen’s “Un Sourire;” Ravel’s Concerto for Piano (Left Hand) and the Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2. Admission charge. School of Music.

Senior Recital.
Jennifer Peters, violin. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

8
Saturday
Senior Recital. Lindsay Gomes, oboe. 2:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Junior Recital.
Veeshal Modi, viola. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra.
Steven Larsen, music director and conductor. With Fred Stoltzfus, guest conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Also the Oratorio Society Chorus joins the orchestra for one of music’s greatest and most beloved masterpieces, Handel’s “Messiah.” Admission charge.

9
Sunday
Junior Recital. Rebecca Matayoshi, viola. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

Doctor of Musical Arts Recital.
Jenny Jung, violin. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

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

dance

30 Friday
“The Nutcracker.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Celebrate the fourth anniversary of the Champaign Urbana Ballet/Sinfonia da Camera/Krannert Center presentation of this timeless family classic. With Tchaikovsky’s famous music performed live by Sinfonia da Camera, the magic of Christmas enters our hearts each and every time we revisit E.T.A. Hoffmann’s well-known story. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

1 Saturday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

2
Sunday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

8
Saturday
“The Nutcracker.” 2 and 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Recommended for ages 5 and up. Admission charge.

films

6 Thursday
“Thirteen Conversations About One Thing.” 5:30 p.m. 62  Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

sports

17 Saturday
Football. UI vs. Northwestern University. Senior Day. Time: TBA. Memorial Stadium. Admission charge.

18 Sunday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. Southern Illinois University. 2 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

23
Friday
Volleyball. UI vs. University of Minnesota. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

24
Saturday
Volleyball. UI vs. University of Iowa. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

1
Saturday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. Weber State. 4 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

2
Sunday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. University of Illinois, Chicago. 2 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

5
Wednesday
Women’s Basketball. UI vs. University of Oklahoma. 8 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge.

8
Saturday
Men’s Basketball. UI vs. University of Arizona. 11 a.m. United Center, Chicago. Admission charge.

Women’s Basketball.
UI vs. Chicago State University. 1:30 p.m. United Center, Chicago. Admission charge.

et cetera

15 Thursday
Workshop: “Building Study Skills in Your Class.” 3-5 p.m. 428 Armory Building. To register, visit https://webtools.uiuc.edu/formBuilder/Secure?id=731298. Center for Teaching Excellence.

Paper Discussion: “Bridging Emotion Theory and Neurobiology Through Dynamic Systems Modeling, by MD Lewis.” Discussion Leader: Jason Lewis. 4 p.m. 4269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

27 Tuesday
“Moving Forward – Loss and Mourning.” 7 p.m. 406 Illini Union. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals.

28 Wednesday
“Around the World Wednesdays.” 9:30 a.m.-noon. Spurlock Museum. Children and their parents are invited to drop in for a wide variety of culture-based crafts and activities. Admission charge. Spurlock Museum.

29 Thursday
“Education for Citizenship: Examining Civic Engagement and Purposeful Civic Learning.” 3-5 p.m. 428 Armory Building. To register, visit https://webtools.uiuc.edu/formBuilder/OrganizationSecure?id=5986969. Center for Teaching Excellence.

Paper Discussion: “Mapping Brain Maturation and Cognitive Development During Adolescence.” Discussion leader: Ming Zhong, UI. 4 p.m. 4269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

30
Friday
Fourth ITI Workshop on Dependability and Security. 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Coordinated Science Laboratory. For more information and registration, visit http://www.iti.uiuc.edu/events/2007_11_30.html. Information Trust Institute.

Panel Discussion. “Getting at the Wellsprings of Chief Love: Qualitative Research at the Interdisciplinary Crossroads of American Indian Studies and Counseling Psychology.”
1 p.m. Asian American Cultural Center. Democracy in a Multiracial Society.

Third Annual Holiday Market.
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Urbana Civic Center. For more information, call 344-0721. University YWCA.

1
Saturday
Kids@Krannert. 10 a.m.-noon. Krannert Art Museum. In conjunction with the School of Art+Design Saturday School Open House. Krannert Art Museum.

4
Tuesday
“T’was the Night before Finals: Avoiding the Cram.” 7 p.m. 406 Illini Union. Counseling Center Paraprofessionals.

5
Wednesday
“Around the World Wednesdays.” 9:30 a.m.-noon. Spurlock Museum. Children and their parents are invited to drop in for a wide variety of culture-based crafts and activities. Admission charge. Spurlock Museum.

6
Thursday
Paper Discussion: “Nonconscious Acquisition of Information.” Discussion leader: Shawn Kohler, UI. 4 p.m. 4269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

8
Saturday
Nature ABCs and 123s. “P is for Penguin.” 10-11 a.m. Allerton Park Education Center. Children (ages 2-5) and their parents are invited to play while learning about nature at Allerton. Each program focuses on a different letter or number and includes stories, songs and hands-on exploration. Admission charge. Allerton Park.

Spanish Time at the Public Library.
2 p.m. The Urbana Free Library, 210 W. Green St, Urbana. Latin American and Caribbean Studies and The Urbana Free Library.

exhibits

“Music Without Borders”
Marshall Gallery, Library.
Through Dec. 31.
“Honoring Our Faculty Achievements: Promotion and Tenure Bookplating Event”
Main hallway, Library.
Through Jan. 31.

“Postcard Collages” by Tim Van Laar, UI
IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-
5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Through Dec. 7.

“Ancient Egypt: The Origins”
Through Feb. 24.
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.

“Facades”
Berni Searle: “Approach”
Through Dec. 30.
“The Archaeological Heritage of Illinois”
Through June 1, 2008.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, until 9 p.m. Thursday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“Don Pilcher: Rascal Ware”
“Mari Marks: Sedimentary Series, Terra”
Through Dec. 1.
I space, 230 W. Superior St., Chicago. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design.

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