General Events

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Monday, April 22, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Friday, April 26, 2019

    • All Day

    Celebrate the benefits of trees on Arbor Day this spring, and learn about how campus supports and prioritizes a healthy campus forest.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 8:30 am
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana, second floor balcony

    Breaking the Silence is a breaking and making mosaic project led by Susan Parenti, School for Designing a Society. Coordinated by Mad Creative, it was one of a series of events looking at bombardments of trauma news about sexual violence and other triggering topics around gender and power.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    Drawn from KAM’s collection and including artwork by Sue Coe, Louise Fishman, Leon Golub, Robert Indiana, Annette Lemieux, David Park, Mark Rothko, Hedda Sterne, and Purvis Young, this exhibition features works that offer resolute statements on the physical and emotional significance of painting.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    This exhibition features works from KAM’s collection of exquisite paintings predominantly from Rajasthan and the Punjab hills, in the northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Visitors are invited to engage anew with European and American art in this special exhibition on view in the Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery.

    • 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
    • 5602 Beckman

    Organized by the TiMe graduate student cohort, the third annual TiMe Day Symposium on April 26, 2019, will highlight research from the program, include keynote and plenary talks, and culminate with a poster session in which all graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to present their work.

    • 8:30 am
    • KAM Lower Level, Hood Classroom

    • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Undergraduate Library, room 251

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Campus Bike Center

    Tired of getting flat tires on your bike? Come to this 1 hour informational hands-on class to learn how to solve one of the most common bicycle repair problems! We’ll cover the basics of removing a wheel and tire, replacing the tube, and reinstalling the wheel on the bicycle. All tools and parts will be provided.

    • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum invites you to join leader Mary Wolters (Green Yoga Spa) in Mindful Meditation on Fridays this spring, March 29 through May 3. Mary will help participants bring a focus to their breathing and share tips for how to engage mindfully.

    • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL

    The Museum invites you to join leader Mary Wolters (Green Yoga Spa) in Mindful Meditation on Fridays this spring, March 29 through May 3.

    • 11:30 am
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom, Krannert Art Museum

    Classes introduce participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga: seated and standing asanas (poses), breath awareness, and relaxation techniques. Participants should bring their own yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing. Classes are limited to 20 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please note, yoga will not be held on March 8 or March 22.

    • 12:00 pm
    • College of Education Room 22

    • 1:00 - 5:30 pm
    • Business Instructional Facility, Deloitte Auditorium 515 E. Gregory Drive, Champaign IL 61820

    The purpose of this summit is to highlight educational and research opportunities around e-sports, and to explore opportunities for making esports a varsity sport on our campus.

    • 1:30 pm
    • 819 Psychology

    • 3:00 - 5:30 pm
    • Armory Room 172 - Innovation Studio

    The Illini Gadget Garage is a collaborative repair center that assists consumers with troubleshooting and minor repairs for personally-owned electronics and small appliances. Join us to learn how to fix your own devices during this free Pop-In Repair Clinic offered in CITL’s Innovation Studio (Armory 172).

    • 3:30 pm
    • Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum

    • 4:00 pm
    • 112 NCSA

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    This endearing, vivacious show features unforgettable songs from American music masters George and Ira Gershwin, including “Shall We Dance,” “I Got Rhythm,” “Nice Work If You Can Get It,” and more.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The Illinois Modern Ensemble focuses on contemporary and experimental music. Concerts feature compositions by prominent artists as well as new works by students and faculty members.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    The classic jazz ensemble, UI Concert Jazz Band, is led by Chip McNeill—a performer with Arturo Sandoval, Nat Adderley, Maynard Ferguson, and the Woody Herman Orchestra.

Saturday, April 27, 2019

Sunday, April 28, 2019

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 8:30 am
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana, second floor balcony

    Breaking the Silence is a breaking and making mosaic project led by Susan Parenti, School for Designing a Society. Coordinated by Mad Creative, it was one of a series of events looking at bombardments of trauma news about sexual violence and other triggering topics around gender and power.

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

    The Asian American Cultural Center will be celebrating Asian Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month with its annual AsiaFest! Celebration on Sunday, April 28th from 1pm-4pm. It will be located at the Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada Street in Urbana!

    • 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    This renowned Italian theatre company has inspired Krannert Center audiences with tales of butterfly metamorphoses, trips to the Arctic Circle, and splashes in the Mediterranean Sea. Its latest interactive piece, Panda’s Home, climbs into a metaphorical journey through Chinese culture. (Recommended for ages 2 and up)

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    This renowned Italian theatre company has inspired Krannert Center audiences with tales of butterfly metamorphoses, trips to the Arctic Circle, and splashes in the Mediterranean Sea. Its latest interactive piece, Panda’s Home, climbs into a metaphorical journey through Chinese culture. (Recommended for ages 2 and up)

    • 3:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    This endearing, vivacious show features unforgettable songs from American music masters George and Ira Gershwin, including “Shall We Dance,” “I Got Rhythm,” “Nice Work If You Can Get It,” and more.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    Reeds and strings take the lead when these student jazz ensembles head into the Studio Theatre.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    The UI Latin Jazz Ensemble performs works with South American, Caribbean, Afro-Cuban, and traditional jazz influences.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The UI Trombone Choir, directed by Elliot Chasanov, shares the stage with the UI Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble, directed by Mark E. Moore, for a blending of brass sounds in the Great Hall.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Friday, May 3, 2019

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Sunday, May 5, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 8:30 am
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana, second floor balcony

    Breaking the Silence is a breaking and making mosaic project led by Susan Parenti, School for Designing a Society. Coordinated by Mad Creative, it was one of a series of events looking at bombardments of trauma news about sexual violence and other triggering topics around gender and power.

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

Monday, May 6, 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Thursday, May 9, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 8:30 am
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana, second floor balcony

    Breaking the Silence is a breaking and making mosaic project led by Susan Parenti, School for Designing a Society. Coordinated by Mad Creative, it was one of a series of events looking at bombardments of trauma news about sexual violence and other triggering topics around gender and power.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    BFA graduates in the School of Art + Design at Illinois present a range of studio art, graphic design, and industrial design work that illustrate mastery of new and established methods, materials, and techniques. This annual exhibition is an opportunity for the public to experience the work that results from an undergraduate curriculum committed to the arts as an approach

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, West Gallery

    Drawn from KAM’s collection and including artwork by Sue Coe, Louise Fishman, Leon Golub, Robert Indiana, Annette Lemieux, David Park, Mark Rothko, Hedda Sterne, and Purvis Young, this exhibition features works that offer resolute statements on the physical and emotional significance of painting.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Annex and Light Court Gallery

    This exhibition features works from KAM’s collection of exquisite paintings predominantly from Rajasthan and the Punjab hills, in the northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent.

    • All Day
    • KAM Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    Visitors are invited to engage anew with European and American art in this special exhibition on view in the Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 12:10 - 12:55 pm
    • Meet behind Illini Union (Anniversary Plaza)

    • 3:00 pm
    • 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join us for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Chado, or the Way of Tea, is one of the most ancient and revered arts of Japan, and is at the very heart of Japan House. Learn the history behind this art, and enjoy a bowl of matcha tea and a traditional sweet. Experience a moment of peace.

    • 7:30 - 9:30 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

Friday, May 10, 2019

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Sunday, May 12, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 8:30 am
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana, second floor balcony

    Breaking the Silence is a breaking and making mosaic project led by Susan Parenti, School for Designing a Society. Coordinated by Mad Creative, it was one of a series of events looking at bombardments of trauma news about sexual violence and other triggering topics around gender and power.

    • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    • Prairie Zen Center (515 S. Prospect, Champaign)

    The Meditation Student Organization (MSO) is a peer-led group offering students, faculty, and staff at the University of Illinois an open and non-judgmental space to practice meditation.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 5:30 pm
    • 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join us for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Chado, or the Way of Tea, is one of the most ancient and revered arts of Japan, and is at the very heart of Japan House. Learn the history behind this art, and enjoy a bowl of matcha tea and a traditional sweet. Experience a moment of peace.

    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm
    • I Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 S 1st St, Champaign, IL 61820, USA

    The Ride of Silence is an annual international bicycle ride to commemorate cyclists killed and support those injured while riding on public roads. It helps to raise awareness among motorists, the public and decision makers of the dangers cyclists face on the roads, especially from other traffic. ​ Where: iHotel and Conference Center (1900 S. First St.) When: Wed,5/19/1

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Friday, May 17, 2019

Saturday, May 18, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • 7:30 am   12 pm

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

    • 8:45 am
    • Weaver Park, Urbana, IL (by Smith Rd. and E. Main St.)

    Fun for the experienced cyclist or for the whole family. Choose a self supported ride of 35 or 65 mile routes or a 13 mile ride to St. Joseph and back on the Kickapoo Rail Trail. Meet-up at 8:45 am, departure at 9 am. Where: Weaver Park, Urbana, IL (by Smith Rd. and E. Main St.) When: Saturday, May 18th, 2019

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
    • Leonhard Recreation Center, 2307 Sangamon Dr, Champaign

    Playing It Safe! Join us for a day of family safety education, including games, entertainment, child identification kits, prizes, inflatables and more: Saturday, May 18, 2019 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Leonhard Recreation Center 2307 Sangamon Dr, Champaign

    • 2:00 pm
    • 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join us for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Chado, or the Way of Tea, is one of the most ancient and revered arts of Japan, and is at the very heart of Japan House. Learn the history behind this art, and enjoy a bowl of matcha tea and a traditional sweet. Experience a moment of peace.

    • 7:30 - 10:00 pm
    • Meadowbrook Park / Playground - 2808 S Race St, Urbana, IL 61802

Sunday, May 19, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The Museum is pleased to open a new exhibit exploring themes from the The Namesake (by Jhumpa Lahiri, 2003), the cornerstone of our National Endowment for the Arts Big Read in 2019. With Guest Community Curator Dr. Koeli Goel, this exhibit features objects and photographs loaned by members of campus and Champaign-Urbana South Asian and South Asian-American communities.

Monday, May 20, 2019

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Henry Admin Bldg, rooms 142 & 148

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 3:00 pm
    • 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join us for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Chado, or the Way of Tea, is one of the most ancient and revered arts of Japan, and is at the very heart of Japan House. Learn the history behind this art, and enjoy a bowl of matcha tea and a traditional sweet. Experience a moment of peace.

    • 6:00 pm
    • Downtown Urbana (location TBA)

    Join Mayor Deborah Feinen and Mayor Diane Marlin on a ride starting in Downtown Urbana and ending in Downtown Champaign! More updates about the route will follow shortly - the planning team intends to showcase the Green Street and White Street MCORE projects. ​ Where: Downtown Urbana (location TBA) When: Thursday, May 23th, 2019, 6 pm

Friday, May 24, 2019

Saturday, May 25, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • 7:30 am   12 pm

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 12:30 - 5:00 pm
    • MTD Training Facility, 1207 E. University Ave., Urbana, IL

    This class will teach you emergency maneuvers, roadway safety skills and more. The 9 hour course is organized into two parts:This class Part One: 4.5-hour online classroom instruction available for free at bikeed.org Part Two: 4.5-hour on-bike instruction includes: basic bike handling skills, emergency maneuvers, and a supervised road ride to practice new skills

Sunday, May 26, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

Monday, May 27, 2019

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
    • ACES Library, 1101 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    The annual graduate student research symposium organized by the FSHN graduate students.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

    • 5:30 pm
    • 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join us for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony. Chado, or the Way of Tea, is one of the most ancient and revered arts of Japan, and is at the very heart of Japan House. Learn the history behind this art, and enjoy a bowl of matcha tea and a traditional sweet. Experience a moment of peace.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

    • All Day

    Get ready for Bike Month! Several events will be scheduled, so you can bring your bike and bring your friends.

    • All Day

    The exhibit Chess: Gymnasium of the Mind features a variety of chess sets from around the world highlighting unique pieces, boards, and moves. This project is part of the second annual Spring Symposium held by Playful by Design, an interdisciplinary game studies consortium at the University of Illinois. On view during museum open hours April 4–July 7.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Blue and White explores the technological advances, trade networks, and shared aesthetics that sustain a global appetite for blue-and-white ceramics.

Friday, May 31, 2019