Campus Political Activities courtesy of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center--Room 210, 919 W. Illinois, Urbana

    11:00am, Marc Hertzman, History, The 'Indians of Palmares': Conquest, Violence, and Land in Northeast Brazil. Noon, Lucas Wagner, Physics, Simplicity from Complexity: Learning Simple Physics from Detailed Quantum Simulations

    • 2:00

    Timnit Gebru is the founder and executive director of the Distributed Artificial Intelligence Research Institute (DAIR). Prior to that she was fired by Google in December 2020 for raising issues of discrimination in the workplace, where she was serving as co-lead of the Ethical AI research team.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Friday, September 30, 2022

Monday, October 3, 2022

    • 5:00 pm
    • CIF Auditorium (0027-1025)

    David Rosenboom will present concrete examples from his more than five decades of pioneering work in propositional music illustrating how testable theoretical models in science and process-based what-if models in speculative arts can converge to mutual advantage in the new artscience.

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Monday, October 10, 2022

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center--Room 210, 919 W. Illinois, Urbana

    CAS Food For Thought 1:00am, Naveen Narisetty, Statistics, Quantile Regression Modeling for Survival Data with a Cured Subgroup Noon, William Schneider, Social Work, Income and Housing Support Experiments and Child Neglect

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Monday, October 17, 2022

  • Dr. Richa Nagar
    • 4:00 pm
    • 300 Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois Street, Urbana

    Dr. Richa Nagar, University of Minnesota Twin Cities will give a public talk on her book, "Muddying the Waters: Coauthoring Feminisms across Scholarship and Activism" on Monday, October 17th at 4pm. In addition to the public talk, WGGP will coordinate graduate student led virtual book discussion led by on Friday, October 14th starting at 4pm.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Knight Auditorium (Spurlock Museum)

    Professor Gruebele will discuss a few topics of current interest, ranging from specialization in science, to grand discoveries waiting to happen, to how making and using fossil fuels better is a big part of the equation, or the fundamental-applied pendulum that is currently swinging ‘applied.'

Friday, October 21, 2022

  • Information Session
    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • 306 Coble Hall, 801 S. Wright Street, Champaign

    Come join us to hear about our Graduate Minor- Gender Relations in International Development (GRID) on Friday, October 21st from 12-1pm.  Lunch provided with pre-registration at https://go.illinois.edu/GRIDinfo

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Thursday, October 27, 2022

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center--Room 210, 919 W. Illinois, Urbana

    11:00am, Lijun Liu, Structure and Evolution of the Continental Lithosphere Noon, Damien Guironnet, Dealing with Plastic Waste: Upstream and Downstream Strategies

Friday, October 28, 2022

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm

    The NSF-funded Deception Awareness and Resilience Training (DART) project is an interdisciplinary endeavor bringing together experts in psychology, deep fakes, game design, cybersecurity, social engineering, and education.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center--Room 210, 919 W. Illinois, Urbana

    CAS Food For Thought 11:00am, Gisela Sin, Political Science, The Disempowered Executive: Reconsidering the Line Item Veto Noon, Clara Bosak-Schroeder, Classics, The Seven Wonders Project: From Page to Digital Book

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center--Room 210, 919 W. Illinois, Urbana

    11:00am, Julie Cidell, Geography & Geographic Information Science, Corridors and Confluences: Four-Dimensional Spaces of Distribution along and around the Des Plaines-Kankakee River Confluence Noon, Nicole Riemer, Atmospheric Sciences, Aerosols: Tiny Particles, Big Impacts