Speakers

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Friday, August 23, 2019

    • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)

    What will 21st century humanities pedagogy look like? How might we strengthen and diversify the humanities and engage and inspire a new generation of learners? This collaborative retreat will begin with a keynote by Ellen McClure, Director of the new Engaged Humanities Initiative (EHI) at UIC. Panels and discussions will follow.

    • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)

    What will 21st century humanities pedagogy look like? How might we strengthen and diversify the humanities and engage and inspire a new generation of learners? This collaborative retreat will begin with a keynote by Ellen McClure, Director of the new Engaged Humanities Initiative (EHI) at UIC. Panels and discussions will follow.

Monday, August 26, 2019

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Monday, September 2, 2019

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Friday, September 6, 2019

Monday, September 9, 2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Friday, September 13, 2019

    • 12:00 pm
    • Room 210, Levis Faculty Center, Second Floor (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana)

    Lunch and conversation with gender-fluid drag queen and visual artist Sasha Velour for undergraduate students.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

    • 10:15 am
    • 141 Loomis Laboratory

    Paul Debevec, 2-time Academy Award winner and Senior Scientist at Google VR, will be presenting his work in film industry and how the world of physics applies to special effects found in today's blockbuster movies.

    • 8:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts)

Monday, September 16, 2019

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Monday, September 23, 2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Friday, September 27, 2019

Saturday, September 28, 2019

    • 10:15 am
    • 141 Loomis Laboratory

    Professor Alan Nathan, a baseball enthusiast and world renowned expert in the physics of baseball will discuss how understanding the physics of the sport might give you an advantage when swinging for the stands.

Monday, September 30, 2019