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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from April 15 through May 9

4/8/2010 | News Bureau | 217-333-1085; news@illinois.edu

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lectures

15 Thursday
“From Our Correspondent in Moscow: Reporting on Solzhenitsyn, the Kremlin and the KGB.” Stig Fredrikson, “Aktuellt,” Sveriges Television. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Center for Advanced Study /MillerComm 2010.

18 Sunday
CU “Big Read” Keynote Address. Luis Urrea, author. 2 p.m. Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St., Champaign. For more information about this and other “Big Read” activities in the community, visit library.illinois.edu/bigread/.

26 Monday
The Ninth Chancellor's Center for Advanced Study Special Lecture: “The TJ Tabasco Genome Story: A Porcine Blueprint for Agriculture, Life and Biomedical Sciences.” Lawrence B. Schook, UI. 7 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Center for Advanced Study.

colloquia

15 Thursday
“Promoting Healthy Aging Among Older Latinos.” Andiara Schwingel, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
“Writing From Prison: Reflections on the Process of Producing Fiction While Incarcerated.” James Kilgore, UI. Noon. 107A English Building. Center for Writing Studies.
“Early Word Learning Through Communicative Inference.” Mike Frank, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 12:30 p.m. 4269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.
“Protein Analogous Micelles: Versatile, Modular Nanoparticles.” Matthew Tirrell, University of California, Berkeley. 2 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Laboratory. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
“Single-Molecule Dynamics of Nanocatalysis and Bioinorganic Chemistry.” Peng Chen, Cornell University. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Inorganic Chemistry.
“Microbial Glycosaminoglycan Syntheses: Make a Capsule for Bad Bugs or Make Medicines for Man.” Paul DeAngelis, University of Oklahoma. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.
Peter Axel Lecture. Michael Ramsey-Musolf, University of Wisconsin, Madison. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
M-E Hamstrom Memorial Lecture. Jeff Brock, Brown University. 4 p.m. 245 Altgeld Hall. Mathematics.
“Scholarship of Sustainability: The University.” Introduction by Eric Freyfogle, UI; remarks by Val Beasley, Bruce Hannon and Richard Weaver, UI; followed by open forum. 4:10 p.m. 213 Gregory Hall. Office of Sustainability.

16 Friday
International Symposium: “Islam, Salvation and the Fate of Others.” Continues Saturday. I-Hotel and Conference Center. For schedule and more information, visit relst.uiuc.edu/salvation/. Religion.
“Creating Global Synergies: European Union’s Peace Operations.” Alexandru Balas, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. European Union Center.
“Electric Dipole Moments, the LHC and the Origin of Matter.” Michael Ramsey-Musolf, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Noon. 464 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
“Nuclear Receptors and AMPK Resetting Metabolism.” Ronald M. Evans, Salk Institute. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Biochemistry.
“Revisiting the Cannon Revolt: Perpetrated by Presidential Preferences?” Gisela Sin, UI. Noon. 229 Computer Applications Building. Political Science.
“Statistical Language Learning: Computational and Maturational Constraints.” Elissa L. Newport, University of Rochester. Noon. 5602 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.
“Symposium on Organotransition Metal Chemistry: From Bonding to Catalysis.” 1 p.m.-7 p.m. Beckman auditorium and atrium. Registration required at organometallics2010.eventbrite.com. Chemistry.
“Flight of the Fruit Fly: Life at Intermediate Reynolds Numbers.” Itai Cohen, Cornell University. 1 p.m. 190 Engineering Sciences Building. Physics.
“Market Manners: Credibility, Craft and Export.” Anita Say Chan, UI. 2 p.m. 101 International Studies Building. Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
“Some Nietzschean Virtues.” William Schroeder, UI. 3 p.m. 213 Gregory Hall. Philosophy.

19 Monday
Symposium: “Grounded Practices – Three International Case Studies.” Featuring projects by Laura Lawson, Rebecca Ginsburg, Lynn Dearborn, John Stallmeyer and Amita Sinha, UI; D. Fairchild Ruggles and Helaine Silverman, discussion leaders. 2-5:30 p.m. Temple Buell Gallery, Architecture Building. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.
“Coarse Grained DNA Models and How They Can Be Used to Predict DNA Function.” Zoi Rapti, UI. 3 p.m. 3269 Beckman Institute. Biophysics.
“Character and Shape of News Coverage Today.” Rick Kaplan, CBS Evening News. 5 p.m. Chancellor Ballroom, I-Hotel and Conference Center. Advertising.
“The Travels of Disaffection: Labor, Affect and Migration.” Martin Manalansan and Siobhan Somerville, UI. 8 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory.
“Women’s Writing in Israel.” Dalya Bilu, translator. 8 p.m. Music Room, Levis Faculty Center. Program in Jewish Culture and Society.

20 Tuesday
“Band of Brothers: Cofradias, Saints and Sponsorship in Peruvian Migration.” Karsten Paerregaard, University of Copenhagen. 2 p.m. 101 International Studies Building. Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
Astrochemistry Colloquium. Peter Sarre, University of Nottingham. 4 p.m. 134 Astronomy Building. Astronomy.
“Cultural Heritage Practices and Debates in the European Union.” Vasiliki Kynourgioupoulou, Center for Heritage and Tourism Studies in the Mediterranean. 5 p.m. 160 English Building. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.

21 Wednesday
College of Law Lecture. Troy Paredes, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Noon. Max L. Rowe Auditorium, Law Building. RSVP to scook@illinois.edu. Law.
Director’s Seminar. Jongseung Yoon and Michael Walsh, UI. Noon. 1005 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.
“How Sequencing of Representations Can Influence Learning and Problem Solving.” N. Sanjay Rebello, Kansas State University. Noon. 322 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
“Super-Eddington Fluxes During Thermonuclear X-ray Bursts.” Stratos Boutloukos, University of Maryland. Noon. 464 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
“Borders, Bridges and Beyond: Latina/Cubana/Jubana Reflections.” Ruth Behar, University of Michigan. 4 p.m. 114 David Kinley Hall. Program in Jewish Culture and Society.
“Medium Energy Seminar: New Results From the TWIST Experiment.” Carl Gagliardi, Texas A&M University. 4 p.m. 464 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
“Obesity and Diabetes: Fertile Ground for Pathway Discovery and Integrative Physiology.” Sean H. Adams, University of California. 4 p.m. Monsanto Room, ACES Library. Nutritional Sciences.

22 Thursday
“The Politics of Looting in the Early 20th Century.” Izabel Szary, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
“Contested Governance and the Spaces of Neoliberal Reconstruction in Post-War Nicaragua.” Erinn Nicley, UI. Noon. 356 Armory Building. Program in Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.
“Labor Migration and Time-Use Patterns of the Left-Behind Married Women, Elderly People and Children in China.” Xiao-yuan Dong, University of Winnipeg. Noon. 407 Illini Union. RSVP by April 16 to 333-1994 or kcmartin@illinois.edu. Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.
Linguistics Seminar. Thomas Holtgraves, Ball State University. 4 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Linguistics.
Physics Colloquium. Juan Carlos Campuzano, Argonne National Laboratory. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
Queer Studies Reading Group Seminar. David Valentine, University of Minnesota. 4:30 p.m. 131 Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Gender and Women’s Studies.
“Border Wars and the Appropriation of Khmer Civilization in Thailand and Cambodia.” Helaine Silverman, UI. 5:30 p.m. 160 English Building. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.
Second Annual Braj and Yamuna Kachru Distinguished Lecture in the Linguistics Sciences: “Linguistics and World Englishes.” Robert D. King, University of Texas. 7:30 p.m. 407 Illini Union. School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics.

23 Friday
“Sue E. Generous: Notes Toward a Theory of Non-Transexuality.” David Valentine, University of Minnesota. Noon. Music Room, Levis Faculty Center. Gender and Women’s Studies.
Medium Energy Physics Seminar. Karsten M. Heeger, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Noon. 464 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
Condensed Matter Physics Seminar. Jenny Hoffman, Harvard University. 1 p.m. 190 Engineering Sciences Building. Physics.
“Transforming the World: Can We Adapt to the Coming Climate?” Neil Adger, University of East Anglia (via video streaming). 2:30 p.m. 5602 Beckman Institute. Social Dimensions of Environmental Policy Speaker Series. CANCELED.
“Intangible Aspects of Women’s Curation: Dayak Museums on Borneo.” Christina Kreps, University of Denver. 5 p.m. 160 English Building. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.

25 Sunday
“Hellenization: An Archaeological Giraffe’s Neck.” Shannan Stewart, UI. 3 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Archaeological Institute of America, Classics.

26 Monday
“Dynamic Assessment.” Marta Anton, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis. 4 p.m. 209 Illini Union. Linguistics.
Donald B. Gillies Memorial Lecture: “Reconstructing the World From Photos on the Internet.” Steven Seitz, University of Washington. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel Center. Computer Science.
“Social Entrepreneurship for Inclusion in a Growth Economy: Opportunities and Challenges.” Vanita Viswanath, Udyogini. 5 p.m. Deloitte Auditorium, Business Instructional Facility. Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership, Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program.

27 Tuesday
“Imagining the Turn-of-the-Century Reader.” Ken Ito, University of Michigan. 4 p.m. 126 Graduate School of Library and Information Science. East Asian Languages and Cultures.
“A Hindu Perspective on Religious Diversity and on the Metaphysics of the Self.” Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad, Lancaster University. 4 p.m. 2090B Foreign Languages Building. Religion.
“Interactions Between Giant Stars and Their Binary Companions.” Ronald E. Taam, Northwestern University. 4 p.m. 134 Astronomy. Astronomy.

28 Wednesday
“Cell Motility in Zebrafish: Implications to Human Disease.” Anna Huttenlocher, University of Wisconsin, Madison. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Cell and Developmental Biology.
“The Chemical Enrichment of the Early IGM by the First Supernovae.” Daniel Whalen, Los Alamos National Laboratory. Noon. 464 Loomis Laboratory. Physics.
“Biological Invasions and Parasite Biodiversity.” Eric Hoberg, U.S. Department of Agriculture. Noon. 2506 Veterinary Medicine Basic Sciences Building. Pathobiology.
“Atomic One-Way Barriers and Quantum Measurements.” Daniel A. Steck, University of Oregon. Noon. 280 Materials Research Laboratory. Physics.
“People Who Believe in Nothing: Skeptics in Late Renaissance Italy.” Edward Muir, Northwestern University. 5:30 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.
“Trafficking in Women: Legal Debates and Social Realities.” Carole J. Peterson, University of Hawaii, Mano. 7:30 p.m. Alice Campbell Alumni Center. Social Work.

29 Thursday
“How the Oil Flows: The Political Economics of Energy Trade.” Esra Ergul, UI. Noon. 356 Armory Building. Program in Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.
“Perverts in Paradise: Crime, Tourism and the Homosexual Menace in Mexico, 1940-1975.” Ryan Jones, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
“Carthage in the Roman Memory.” Sebastian Modrow, UI. 4 p.m. 4080A Foreign Languages Building. Classics.
Linguistics Seminar. Doug Kibbee, UI. 4 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Linguistics.
Mathematics Colloquium. Irina Mitrea, Worcester Polytechnic Institute. 4 p.m. 245 Altgeld Hall. Mathematics.

30 Friday
Conference: “Bios: Life, Death, Politics.” 9:30 a.m. Levis Faculty Center. Continues Saturday. For schedule and more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/BIOS. Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory.
“Vulgar Citizenship: Local Christianity and the Repertoires of Neoliberalism.” Andy Orta, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Religion.
Condensed Matter Seminar. Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Noon. 190 Engineering Sciences Building. Physics.
Advances in Sensory and Developmental Neuroscience Seminar. 1 p.m. 2269 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

3 Monday
“Dynamics of GPCR Signaling System: A Key to Maintain Our Life.” Tohru Kozasa, University of Illinois at Chicago. 3 p.m. 3269 Beckman Institute. Biophysics.
Mueller-Thuns Lecture in Computer Science. Eric Brewer, University of California, Berkeley. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel Center. Computer Science.

4 Tuesday
“The Interplay of Black Holes With Their Environment in Gas-Rich Mergers.” Marta Volonteri, University of Michigan. 4 p.m. 134 Astronomy. Astrophysics.

5 Wednesday
“Water Use in Ethanol Plants.” Kishore Rajagopalan, UI. Noon. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center. Pre-register with nholm@istc.illinois.edu for professional credit. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.
“Clinical and Molecular Analyses of Intestinal Goblet Cells.” Jennifer Croix, UI. 4 p.m. 103 Mumford Hall. Nutritional Sciences.
“Issues of the Transition to College Mathematics.” David Bressoud, Macalester College. 4 p.m. 245 Altgeld Hall, Mathematics.
Flygare Memorial Lecture. Kenneth B. Eisenthal, Columbia University. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Chemistry.

theater

20 Tuesday
Inner Voices Social Issues Theater: “Breaking the Silence.” Scenes weaving together the voices of survivors of sexual assault offer insight into the complex issues of resolution and moving on and challenge us to consider our own roles in society. 8 p.m. Women’s Resources Center, second floor (above FreeStar Bank), 703 S. Wright St. For more information, visit innervoices.illinois.edu. Counseling Center, Theater.

21 Wednesday
“Breaking the Silence.” 8 p.m. Townsend Lounge B, Illinois Street Residence Hall. Counseling Center, Theater.

22 Thursday
“Breaking the Silence.” 8 p.m. ARC Wellness Center. Counseling Center, Theater.

27 Tuesday
“Breaking the Silence.” 8 p.m. Main Lounge, Allen Hall. Counseling Center, Theater.

28 Wednesday
“Breaking the Silence.” 8 p.m. Courtyard Café, Illini Union. Counseling Center, Theater.

29 Thursday
“Breaking the Silence.” 8 p.m. Saunders Lounge, Pennsylvania Avenue Residence Hall. Counseling Center, Theater.

music

15 Thursday
Joshua Bell, Violin. An inventive musician, bringing a smidgen of irreverence to the classical repertoire. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Classical Mix Series.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Hye Young Kim, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Trumpet Ensemble. Aaron Romm, director. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.

16 Friday
Guest Artist Recital: U.S. Army Field Band Saxophone Quartet. Debra Richtmeyer, coordinator. 10:30 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Robert E. Brown Center for World Music Spring Concert. Music of Bali, China, Eurasia, Ghana, Guinea, Japan, North India, Russia and Zimbabwe, performed by UI students and instructors, local schoolchildren and guest artists from the community. 4 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Krannert Center amphitheater and lobby. For schedule and more information, visit music.illinois.edu/cwm/node/273. Robert E. Brown Center for World Music, Boneyard Arts Festival.
Master of Music Recital. Angelica Olstad, piano. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
IUB Spring Musical: “Guys & Dolls.” 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. For more information, visit uofiassemblyhall.com. Illini Union Board.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Kuan-Hua Lin, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Dave Tribley, saxophone. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Eric Somers-Urrea, percussion. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble. Mark Moore, director. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.

17 Saturday
Annual Moms Weekend Harp Studio Recital. Students of Ann Yeung and Chen-Yu Huang. 11 a.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Ashley Haney, bassoon. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
IUB Spring Musical: “Guys & Dolls.” 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. For more information, visit uofiassemblyhall.com. Illini Union Board.
UI Women’s Glee Club. Chester L. Alwes, conductor; UI Men’s Glee Club, special guests. 2 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Samuel Hasting, jazz guitar. 2 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Jennifer Stanuch, violin. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI B&B Brass Quintet. 2 p.m. McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S. Fifth St., Champaign. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Jacob Lessing, harpsichord. 4:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Zack Penckofer, percussion. 5 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Joshua Sove, euphonium. 5 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Min Ji Kwon, flute. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Alex Petrakis, oboe. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Opera Studio. Improvisata and Spanish composer Xavier Montsalvatge’s “El Gato con Botas” (“Puss-in-Boots”). Ricardo Herrera, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Kirsten Clemens, tenor trombone; Michael Jensen, bass trombone. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
UI Black Chorus. Ollie Watts Davis, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

18 Sunday
Senior Recital. Andy McBeath, percussion. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital and Undergraduate Recital. J. Mike Kohfeld, saxophone; John Clemons, clarinet. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Michelle Rivera, horn. 1 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jingjing Wang. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Tim Berg, percussion. 2 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Chorale. Fred Stoltzfus, conductor. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Opera Studio: Improvisata and “El Gato con Botas.” Ricardo Herrera, director. 3 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. Rebecca Johnson, flute. 4 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Tomeka Reid, jazz cello. 5 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Emily Sprague, piano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Melissa Kandel and Jonathan Tompary, oboe. 5 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Casey McGrath, violin. 5:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Class Recital. Songwriting students of Steve Taylor and Julie Gunn. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
James Scholar Recital. Anne Marie Kuhny, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Brass Choir. Elliot Chasanov, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Daughtry With Special Guest Orianthi. 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. For more information, visit uofiassemblyhall.com.

19 Monday
Illini Symphony. Zachary Carrettin, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Class Recital. Songwriting students of Steve Taylor and Julie Gunn. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Brian Krock, jazz saxophone. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Brianna Smith, violin. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.

20 Tuesday
Junior Recital. Joseph Arko, baritone. 1 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Ting-Yin Lin, cello. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Agnieszka Likos, violin. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.

21 Wednesday
Doctor of Music Arts Recital. Christopher White, jazz piano. 5:30 p.m. The Iron Post, 120 S. Race St., Urbana. School of Music.
Pacifica Quartet. Simin Ganatra and Sibbi Bernhardsson, violin; Masumi Per Rostad, viola; Brandon Vamos, cello; with Ian Hobson, piano. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. John Alex McHattie, double bass. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jacob Adams, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Sean Koga, jazz saxophone. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.

22 Thursday
UI Brass Band. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Hsuan-Ju Wang, violin. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Ying Lei, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Faculty Recital. Michael Cameron, double bass. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Sudden Sound Concert: Adam Rudolph and Ralph Jones Duet. 7:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum.
Romeo & Julia Koren (Romeo and Juliet Choir): “Beauty and Burlesque – Songs of the Renaissance.” Not content with singing alone, this group keeps true to its origins by building stories through movement, dramatic gestures, playfulness and dance. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Marquee Series.

23 Friday
Senior Recital. Sarah Olsen, soprano. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jeremy McBain, trumpet. 5 p.m. McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S. Fifth St., Champaign. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Taylor Moore, jazz drums. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Han-Jui Chen, double bass. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital in Vocal Coaching and Accompanying. Sun-Hee Kim, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Philharmonia. Louis Bergonzi, conductor. An evening of music from the masters. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Romeo & Julia Koren (Romeo and Juliet Choir): “Beauty and Burlesque – Songs of the Renaissance.” 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Marquee Series.

24 Saturday
Graduate Recital. Heidi Radke Siberz, saxophone. 10 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Philip Garrett, viola. 11 a.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Music Education Trombone Recital. Music education students of Elliot Chasanov. 2 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Matthew Plaskota, jazz drums. 2 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Gina Yoon, flute. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Amber Feigel and Kevin Dobbeck, trumpet. 4:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Clint Dodson, jazz drums. 5 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Rebecca Henriques, soprano. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Yuri Kataoka, violin. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Brass Chamber Music Recital. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
“Balkanalia.” UI Balkan Music Ensemble, with Donna Buchanan, UI, director. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Varsity Men’s Glee Club. Barrington Coleman, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
James Farm: Featuring Joshua Redman, Aaron Parks, Matt Penman and Eric Harland. A heady tour through jazz, blues, pop, rock, fusion and off into the unknown. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Marquee Series.
“Cabaret.” Winner of 12 Tony awards, including Best Musical and Best Revival. 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. For more information, visit uofiassemblyhall.com. WCIA 3 Broadway Series.

25 Sunday
Senior Recital. Monika Kapron-Waligora, piano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Sam Lopata, baritone. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Faculty Recital. Dmitry Kouzov, cello. 1 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Abigail Faith Gioja, piano. 1 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Debut Artist Recital. A concert by the winner of Krannert Center’s Debut Artist competition, Chen-Yu Huang, harp. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Lara Driscoll, jazz piano. 4 p.m. The Iron Post, 120 S. Race St., Urbana. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Diane Henning, soprano. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Evelyn Ai-Ling Lee, cello. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Christian Schnorr, jazz drums. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Student Composers Recital. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Michael Ewald Memorial Scholarship Concert. Jeffrey Spenner, coordinator. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Steel Band. 7:30 p.m. Calypso, soca and jazz. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

26 Monday
Studio Recital. Harpsichord students of Charlotte Mattax Moersch. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Shawn Purcell, jazz guitar. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Samuel Gingher, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.

27 Tuesday
Sinfonia da Camera: “Sinfonia at Rush Hour.” Ian Hobson, music director and conductor. 5:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
UI Jazz Combos. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Guest Artist Recital: Virtuoso Horn Duo. Kristina Mascher and Kerry Turner, horn. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Daniel Hyde, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Erin Johnson, flute. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.

28 Wednesday
UI Jazz Band II. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Student Composers Concert: New Works for Two Pianos. Benjamin Montalbano, coordinator. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Dohee Kim, double bass. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.

29 Thursday
Alan Jackson Freight Train Tour With Special Guests Josh Turner and Chris Young. 7 p.m. Assembly Hall. Admission charge. For more information, visit uofiassemblyhall.com. Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Hye-Won Jo, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Drew Whiting, saxophone. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Erica McKnight and Eric Van Buskirk, oboe. 7:30 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Graduate Recital. Judy White, flute. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Latin Jazz Band. Tito Carrillo, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
School of Music Opera Series: “Albert Herring.” Music by Benjamin Britten, libretto by Eric Crozier. Eduardo Diazmunoz, conductor, with the UI New Music Ensemble. Based on “Le Rosier de Madame Husson” by Guy de Maupassant. Sung in English with English supertitles. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Afterglow: Margot and the Nuclear So and So’s. Midwest-grown indie pop orchestra vibe. 10 p.m. Krannert Center lobby.

30 Friday
UI Clarinet Choir. Useon Choi, director. 5 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Artist Diploma Recital. William Fisher, trumpet. 5:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Hue Jeong Jang, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Brandon Runyon, percussion. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Karen Gallant and Eric Kobel, flute. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Concert Bands IIA and IIB. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Concert Jazz Band. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
School of Music Opera Series: “Albert Herring.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Jeremy Camp With Special Guests Natalie Grant and Bebo Norman. 7:30 p.m. Assembly Hall. Rescheduled from Sept. 17. For more information, visit uofiassemblyhall.com.

1 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Aaron Jakubiec, oboe. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. Max Lawence Jacobs, percussion. 2 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Sangeun Stephany Kim and Jessica Parker, flute. 4:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Useon Choi, clarinet. 5 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Colin Drozdoff, jazz piano. 5 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Symphonic Band II and Concert Band I. Abel S. Ramirez and Peter J. Griffin, conductors. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Jazz Combos II. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
School of Music Opera Series: “Albert Herring.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Libretto. Gain a wider perspective through this pre-performance talk. 6:30 p.m. Krannert Room. Admission charge. School of Music.

2 Sunday
Senior Recital. Michael Maloney, percussion. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Ben Kenis, saxophone. 11 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Justin Vickers, tenor. 2 p.m. First United Methodist Chuch, 210 W. Church St., Champaign. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Allison Zabelin, viola. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
School of Music Opera Series: “Albert Herring.” 3 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Libretto. Gain a wider perspective through this pre-performance talk. 2 p.m. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Jazz Trombone Ensembles. 3 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Henning Schroeder, saxophone. 4 p.m. 2100 Music Building. School of Music.
Concert of Balinese Music and Dance. 4 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Robert E. Brown Center for World Music.
Undergraduate Recital. Alyssa Roggow, viola. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Michael Mueller, jazz piano. 5:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Susan Kim, choral conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Junior Recital. David Munn, cello. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Jazz Saxophone and Guitar Ensembles. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band I. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

3 Monday
Master of Music Recital. Jason Morgan, tenor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Sin Hye Kim, violin. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.

4 Tuesday
UI New Music Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Jazz Vocal Ensemble and UI Jazz Band III. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. School of Music.
Studio Recital: Opera Scenes. Students of Julie Gunn. 7:30 p.m. Opera Rehearsal Room, Krannert Center.
Undergraduate Recital: Quasari Quartet. Emelinda Escobar and Gloria Mo, violin; Alyssa Roggow, viola; Philip Bergman, cello. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Senior Recital. David Goodman, voice. 7:30 p.m. 25 Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.

5 Wednesday
Studio Recital. Voice students of Sylvia Stone. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Jazz Voice Studio. Students of Darden Purcell. 7 p.m. The Iron Post, 120 S. Race St., Urbana. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. I-Chun Cho, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
Musical Theater Cabaret Concert. Students of Dawn Harris. 7:30 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Memorial Hall. School of Music.
UI Symphony Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.
Ozomatli. A contemporary collision of urban and Latin, hip hop and salsa, sizzling samba and rapid-fire funk, Jamaican ragga and Indian raga. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Marquee Series.
Afterglow: Tatsu Aokis Miyumi Project. 9:30 p.m. Krannert Center Lobby.

7 Friday
Illinois Superstate Concert Band Festival. 8 a.m. Continues Saturday. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Continues Saturday. For schedule and more information, visit music.uiuc.edu/outreach/Superstate.html. Outreach and Public Engagement in Music.

9 Sunday
Aduro Brass Quintet. Jeremy McBain and Sidney Shuler, trumpet; Jamie Campbell, horn; Yu-Jen Hsu, trombone; Colby Fahrenbacher, tuba. 5 p.m. McKinley Presbyterian Church, 809 S. Fifth St., Champaign. School of Music.

dance

16 Friday
Dance for Parkinson’s Disease. Mark Morris Dance Group; Marianne Jarvi and Kate Kuper, instructors; Beverly Hillmer, accompanist. 10 a.m. Elements of modern dance, ballet, tap, jazz, social dancing and the company’s original works combine into a method for patients to use touch, sight, sound, thought and imagination to control their movements. 10 a.m. Dance rehearsal room, Krannert Center. Unity Parkinson’s Disease Support Group, Carle Clinic, Dance at Illinois.
“They’re In There.” Rebecca Walter, choreographer; Racy Brand, Laura Brosch and Jessica Cornish, dancers. 8:45 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Krannert Center west staircase. Dance.

17 Saturday
“Echoes in the Architecture.” A dance for camera installation by Will Schneider, UI, at the historic round barns. 5 p.m. 1201 E. St. Mary’s Road. $5 suggested donation. Dance.

18 Sunday
“Echoes in the Architecture.” 5 p.m. 1201 E. St. Mary’s Road. $5 suggested donation. Dance.

22 Thursday
Studio Dance II. An evening of complementary and intriguingly contrasting moods imagined by Dance at Illinois students. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Dance.

23 Friday
Studio Dance II. 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Dance.

24 Saturday
Studio Dance II. 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Dance.

29 Thursday
MOMIX: “Botanica.” Master dancer-illusionists with superhumanly flexible flesh and bones germinate fresh views on an earthly garden with an other worldly slant. Recommended for ages 10 and up. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Marquee Series.

30 Friday
MOMIX: “Botanica.” 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Marquee Series.

films

15 Thursday
“Tootsie” (1982). 5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum auditorium. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
European Movie Night: “First Time Godfather” (Greece, 2007). 7 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. European Union Center.

16 Friday
Polish-in-the-Slavic-Context: Central European Conversation Table and Movie. 7 p.m. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. Slavic Languages and Literatures.

19 Monday
“James’ Journey to Jerusalem” (Israel, 2004). 7 p.m. Cohen Center for Jewish Life. Program in Jewish Culture and Society.

20 Tuesday
“Semmin Naari Boor (Double Bladed Axe).” Story by Jesse Ribot, UI. Daru Fippu villagers stand up to forest service double-talk. In Wolof with English subtitles. 4 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Discussion follows with Maimouna Abdoulaye Barro and Mahir Saul, UI. Social Dimensions of Environmental Policy Initiative.

21 Wednesday
Roger Ebert’s Film Festival. 7 p.m. Virginia Theater, 203 W. Park Ave., Champaign. Admission charge. Continues through Sunday. For more information and schedule, visit ebertfest.com/schedule.html. College of Media.
“In Bruges” (United Kingdom, 2008). Discussion led by Vasiliki Kynourgioupoulou, Center for Heritage and Tourism Studies in the Mediterranean; and Paul H. Kapp, UI. 5:30 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.

29 Thursday
“Pascali’s Island” (United Kingdom, 1988). 5:30 p.m. 66 Library. Discussion follows. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.

4 Tuesday
AsiaLens Screening: “Can’t Go Native?” (documentary, 2010). In 1961 Iowa farm boy Keith Brown goes to northeastern Japan to gather data for a dissertation and finds friendships that have endured for more than half a lifetime. 7 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Asian Education Media Service, Spurlock Museum.

sports

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15 Thursday
Softball. UI vs. Eastern Illinois. 6 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

16 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. Michigan. 6:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

17 Saturday
Women’s Tennis. UI vs. Ohio State. Noon. Atkins Tennis Center. Admission charge.
Baseball. UI vs. Michigan. 3:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

18 Sunday
Women’s Tennis. UI vs. Penn State. 11 a.m. Atkins Tennis Center. Admission charge.
Baseball. UI vs. Michigan. 1:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

20 Tuesday
Baseball. UI vs. Illinois State. 6:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

21 Wednesday
Softball. UI vs. Southern Illinois. 5 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

23 Friday
Men’s Tennis. UI vs. Michigan. 3 p.m. Atkins Tennis Center. Admission charge.

24 Saturday
Softball. UI vs. Wisconsin. 3 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

25 Sunday
Men’s Tennis. UI vs. Michigan State. Noon. Atkins Tennis Center. Admission charge.
Softball. UI vs. Wisconsin 1 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

27 Tuesday
Baseball. UI vs. Bradley. 6:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

30 Friday
Baseball. UI vs. Northwestern. 6:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.
Men’s and Women’s Cross Country, Track and Field. Illinois Twilight Invitational. Noon. Track and Soccer Stadium.

1 Saturday
Baseball. UI vs. Northwestern. 3:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

4 Wednesday
Softball. UI vs. Iowa. 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.
Baseball. UI vs. Butler. 6:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

et cetera

15 Thursday
8th Annual Boneyard Arts Festival. Continues through Sunday at various local venues. For more information, visit boneyardartsfestival.wordpress.com/about. 40 North|88 West, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.
Workshop: “Empowering Student Creativity and Critical Thinking Through the Inquiry Process.” Walter Hurley, Cheelan Bo-Linn and Prasanta Kalita, UI. 3:30 p.m. 428 Armory. Registration required. For more information, visit cte.illinois.edu. Center for Teaching Excellence.

16 Friday
Krannert Art Museum Council’s “Petals & Paintings” Museum Benefit Reception. 7 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. For ticket information, call 333-18161 or email kam@illinois.edu.

17 Saturday
Lemonade Day. Become a volunteer in this nationwide event designed to teach youths from kindergarten through 12th grade how to start, own and operate their own business – a lemonade stand. Various locations in the community. For schedule and more information, visit http://champaign-urbana.lemonadeday.org/backpack-pickup-locations.aspx. Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership.
Technology Entrepreneur Center’s Spring Charm School. 8:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Activities and Recreation Center auditorium and MP6, 201 E. Peabody Drive. For fee information and to register, visit www.tec.illinois.edu. Technology Entrepreneur Center.
Japan House Spring Open House. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Ikebana demonstrations at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Garden tours at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tea ceremonies throughout the day. 2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana. Japan House.
Middle East Story Time – Jordan. Stories, music, and cultural activities. 2-3 p.m. Megan’s Room, Urbana Free Library. Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

19 Monday
Cultural Heritage Week. A week of events around the theme of cultural heritage and museums in critical perspective. Through Friday. For schedule and for more information, visit champ.anthro.illinois.edu. Collaborative for Cultural Heritage and Museum Practices.

23 Friday
International Conference: “Religion and Ritual in Flavian Epic.” Through Sunday. Levis Faculty Center. For schedule and more information, visit classics.uiuc.edu/events/ReligionandRitual.htm. Classics.
McKinley Health Fair. A wide array of participants and over 60 vendors. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Illini Union Rooms A, B and C. McKinley Special Populations.
“Global Food Security Challenges Forum.” 1 p.m. Monsanto Room, ACES Library. For more information and schedule, visit igb.illinois.edu/foodsecurity. European Union Center, Energy Biosciences Institute.
Shakespeare’s Birthday Party in The Rare Book & Manuscript Library. Cake will be served to anyone who can recite at least 10 lines from the immortal Bard's works. 3 p.m. 346 Library.

24 Saturday
TEC TEN Symposium. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. iHotel and Conference Center, 1900 S. First St. For fee information and to register, visit www.tec.illinois.edu/tecten. Technology Entrepreneur Center.

29 Thursday
Student-Faculty Dialogue on Service-Learning: Outcomes from Washington and Lessons for Illinois. 3 p.m. Second floor, Levis Faculty Center. For more information and to register, visit cte.illinois.edu. Center for Teaching Excellence.

exhibits

“In Search of Proust Translations”
Examples of the library’s collection of translations of Proust masterpiece, “A la Recherche du Temps Perdu,” as well as of Proust’s own foray into translation.
Through May 15
Fourth floor exhibit cases, UI Library.

“Sandburg and Lincoln”
Materials from the Sandburg Collection that highlight Carl Sandburg’s fascination for Lincoln – a fascination that led to the composition of his massive Lincoln biographical project.
May 7 through June 25
Rare Book and Manuscript Library

“Art for Empowerment: Healing Through Art”
Transformative works by adult and adolescent survivors of abuse and trauma.
Illini Union Art Gallery
April 9 through May 3
Illini Union Art Gallery

“Nature Sketches by Gladys and Ruth Dudley”
Through June 1
Illinois Natural History Survey, Forbes Natural History Building west hallway, 1816 S. Oak St., Champaign

“Petals & Paintings”
A two-day exhibition featuring innovative floral arrangements inspired by works from the permanent collection.
April 17-18
UI Student Photography Exhibition
April 17. 7-10 p.m.
“Baggage Allowance”
Through April 29
School of Art + Design Master of Fine Arts Exhibition
An annual exhibition representing the culmination of intense artistic development for graduate students in studio art and design.
April 23 through May 2
School of Art + Design Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition
Opening reception May 8. 5-7 p.m.
May 8 through May 16
“Intersections: Art in Postwar New York”
Through May 2
“Tracing Proust”
“William Kentridge: Ambivalent Affinities”
Through May 23
“Effacement: Huang Yan’s China in the 21st Century”
 “Imag(in)ing Life: Nature in Her Genius Had Imitated Art”
Through July 3
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“On the Road With the Women’s Air Force Band”
Through June 15
“Beyond the Home: Women Redefining American Musical Life.”
Through July 9
“Helen May Butler and Her Ladies: The New American Brass Band.” A special exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center. Through July 9
“Lady in White: The Virginia Root Story”
Through Aug. 15
Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, 263 Harding Band Building, 1103 S. Sixth St. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-noon, 1-5 p.m.; Wednesday 10 a.m.-Noon, 1-5 p.m. Guided tours of the center’s archives and museum collections by appointment. For more information, visit library.illinois.edu/sousa/

“Korean Funerary Figures: Companions for the Journey to the Other World”
Through July 11
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

 

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Editor's note: This calendar is excerpted from the April 15 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.

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