General Events

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Sunday, October 20, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 3:00 pm

    The versatile musicians of this orchestra play works ranging from new experimental pieces to classics of the literature.

Monday, October 21, 2019

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • All Day

    Celebrate the contributions of over 16,000 grad students, each one changing the world!

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    This exhibition showcases a selection of paintings created by American artists who were employed as part of the New Deal Works Progress Administration. This art is on long term loan to Krannert Art Museum from the United States Government and is cared for as part of the museum collection.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

    The Bow and Trees Galleries, which have been freshly painted with new colors, feature thoughtful reinterpretations of KAM’s collection of European and American art from the 1300s to 1950.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    This exhibition is an invitation to experience artworks, film, music, and photography, making the celebration of Black girlhood visible and felt in our local, national, and worldwide communities.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center Lounge, 1210 Nevada St, Urbana

    Food for Thought, part of the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relation's Lunch on Us series, is a weekly noontime discussion focused on topics relevant to the Asian American community. Past discussions include topics such as nutrition, mental health, sexual health, and issues of queer Asian Americans.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

    • 12:00 pm
    • 612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    "Genetic Studies of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Family-based Approach" Maja Bucan, PhD University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Genetics

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Wohlers Hall - Rm. 174

    This beginner-friendly course will introduce the concept of mindful meditation.

    • 12:30 - 1:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    During each 30–minute session, Mary Wolters of Green Yoga Spa will help participants bring a focus to their breathing and share tips for how to engage mindfully. No registration or special equipment is necessary, and participants may attend as many or few sessions as they like.

    • 2:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Alma Mater and Hallene Gateway

    Students, faculty, and community members are invited to take an educated guided tour around the Quad to learn about our amazing trees and admire their fall colors! Meet at the Alma Statue and then we will depart to the quad from there.

    • 3:30 - 5:00 pm
    • 1005 Forbes Natural History Building 1816 S Oak Street, Champaign

    Join us for a seminar from Dr. Jason Knouft from the Saint Louis University Department of Biology.

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Stage 5

    Fun, fast-paced & fascinating celebration of graduate research at Illinois!

    • 4:30 - 7:30 pm

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Armory building, room 428

    In this workshop, we will discuss all the steps necessary for providing a fun, interactive learning experience to all the students in your laboratory class. Topics include: course planning, group work, providing effective demonstrations, experiment review and more. 

    • 5:15 - 6:45 pm
    • Bevier Hall, Room 108

    Freedom from Smoking uses a systematic and personalized approach to help people overcome tobacco addiction. It has a positive focus, with an emphasis on the benefits of better health. Because no single cessation technique is effective for all smokers, the program includes a comprehensive variety of evidence-based cessation techniques.

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen - 201 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign IL 61820

    Wanna learn some new dishes for Meatless Monday or looking to learn to make the switch to a plant based lifestyle? Join us for a new take on macaroni and cheese and some freshly baked chocolate chip cookies.

    • 6:00 - 7:30 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge; 707 S. Mathews Ave.; Urbana

    • 6:00 - 9:00 pm
    • McKinley Foundation 809 S 5th St Champaign, Illinois, IL 61820

    Join us at the McKinley Foundation for free pizza and local organic popcorn as we delve into a classic detective story in West Virginia to uncover the truth behind a massive chemical spill in 2014 that left 300,000 people without drinking water for months discovers an obscene collusion between chemical corporations and the high levels of government.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    The LGBT Resource Center and Spurlock Museum present a film series in tribute to those who fought for justice in the LGBTQ+ community in the United States. The subjects of these films are often not recognized in relation to the events at Stonewall in June 1969, especially the political-raising events that took place prior to Stonewall.

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • Everitt Lab 3217

    Counseling Center Paraprofessionals are a group of undergraduate students who work to assist other students in embracing wellness. Each semester they hold weekly workshops on wellness topics that are relevant to our campus.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Friday, October 25, 2019

Saturday, October 26, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • All Day

    Celebrate the contributions of over 16,000 grad students, each one changing the world!

    • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Urbana's Market at the Square: Corner of Illinois and Vine St.

    This week, the Ask a Scientist booth features Biophysicists from the Center for the Physics of Living Cells!

    • 8:00 am
    • Beckman Institute Auditorium, Room 1025 and Beckman Institute East and Center Atrium

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

    This exhibition showcases a selection of paintings created by American artists who were employed as part of the New Deal Works Progress Administration. This art is on long term loan to Krannert Art Museum from the United States Government and is cared for as part of the museum collection.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

    The Bow and Trees Galleries, which have been freshly painted with new colors, feature thoughtful reinterpretations of KAM’s collection of European and American art from the 1300s to 1950.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    This exhibition is an invitation to experience artworks, film, music, and photography, making the celebration of Black girlhood visible and felt in our local, national, and worldwide communities.

    • 10:15 am
    • 141 Loomis Laboratory

    Professor Aida El-Khadra, renowned expert in theoretical particle physics, will discuss her research in probing the smallest of particles of nature, and what those findings might reveal about the world around us.

    • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen - 201 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign IL 61820

    Do you like breakfast but don’t feel like getting up at 8:00am? Come make new friends over the most important meal of the day, at a reasonable time.

    • 5:00 pm
    • Huff Hall

    • 6:00 - 10:00 pm
    • Main Quad

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Part of August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, Illinois Theatre’s production is directed by long-time Wilson collaborator Chuck Smith and features a newly choreographed and composed City of Bones section in collaboration with Dance at Illinois.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Halll

    As one of the world’s premier orchestras returns to one of the world’s premier performance halls, David Afkham takes the podium for a program featuring Haydn, R. Strauss, and Brahms.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    One of Shakespeare’s earliest commercial successes, critics have sometimes dismissed the tragedy as a failure or as somehow “unShakespearean” for its abrupt tonal shifts and extreme violence.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • 8:00 am
    • Beckman Institute Auditorium, Room 1025 and Beckman Institute East and Center Atrium

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 1:00 pm
    • Demirjian Park

    • 1:30 - 4:00 pm
    • University of Illinois Ice Arena - 406 E. Armory Ave. Champaign IL 61820

    Join us for the spookiest event on campus with friends and family! Enjoy a FREE skate rental when you wear a costume! Prizes will be awarded throughout the event.

    • 2:00 pm
    • Krannert Room

    Go behind the scenes with a pre-show conversation.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Part of August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, Illinois Theatre’s production is directed by long-time Wilson collaborator Chuck Smith and features a newly choreographed and composed City of Bones section in collaboration with Dance at Illinois.

    • 3:00 pm

    This group is made up of undergraduate music majors, graduate students, and other outstanding singers who unite for a wide range of choral works.

Monday, October 28, 2019

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Dr.

    This exhibition is an invitation to experience artworks, film, music, and photography, making the celebration of Black girlhood visible and felt in our local, national, and worldwide communities.

    • 9:00 am
    • 612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    "The Antimicrobial Resistance Crisis: How NIAMRRE Supports Solutions" Dr. Kristen Obbink, DVM, MPH Associate Director, National Institute of Antimicrobial Resistance Research and Education (NIAMRRE), Iowa State University

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 11:00 am
    • College of Education Room 4F

    In this talk, professors Nihad Bunar and Anna Lund (Stockholm University) will discuss challenges and opportunities associated with the arrival of over 100,000 migrant and asylum-seeking school-aged children and youth to Sweden since 2015.

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Illini Union Bookstore Building, 4th Floor Lobby

    Go with Gratitude is a unique program that will help you discover how to enhance your overall quality of life through cultivating an attitude of gratitude. Research suggests that people who intentionally increase and sustain positive emotions such as gratitude and optimism are healthier, happier, and more resilient in coping with life’s challenges.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • 1 Hazelwood Dr. in Champaign (metered and bike parking available and yellow bus stops one block away)

    • 12:15 - 12:45 pm
    • 249 Bevier Hall (Bevier Commons), 905 South Goodwin Ave, Urbana

    Confidential weigh-in starts at noon, and the meeting runs from 12:15-12:45.

    • 4:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    Londa Schiebinger is Professor of History of Science, Director, Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, Engineering and Environment Project, Stanford University.

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    Celebrate Opening Night of the School of Art + Design Faculty Exhibition.

    • 5:00 pm
    • Stage 5

    At Krannert Uncorked, Stage 5 is the crossroads to gather, make connections, and try a new wine.

    • 5:15 - 6:15 pm
    • Siebel Center for Computer Science - Rm 1214

    Prudential Pathways offers practical, down-to earth information that can help you and your family today, tomorrow, and beyond.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    One of Shakespeare’s earliest commercial successes, critics have sometimes dismissed the tragedy as a failure or as somehow “unShakespearean” for its abrupt tonal shifts and extreme violence.

Friday, November 1, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • All Day

    Do you have an interesting research idea and want to explore commercializing it?

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 8:30 am
    • University YMCA, 1001 S Wright St.

    This fall, the University YMCA’s Friday Forum explores how inspiring women leaders are addressing not just issues that disproportionately affect womxn but also a myriad of the most pressing social and environmental issues in our communities. Join us as we celebrate the creativity, passion and impact of womxn working for progressive change.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Rm. 1005, Beckman Institute

    Deanna McDonagh, a professor of industrial design, will speak about “Design Thinking: From Invention to Innovation.”

    • 12:00 pm
    • Latzer Hall of the University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright Street, Champaign

    Let’s Stop Using Band-Aids for Bullet Wounds featuring Karen Crawford Simms, C-U Trauma and Resiliency Initiative

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum: Hood Classroom

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom, Krannert Art Museum

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum. (No session Nov 29 or Dec 6)

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    Join us in The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, November 1 from 3 – 5pm for a Dad's Weekend Open House. Enjoy a relaxing Friday afternoon exploring newly-acquired rare books and other choice selections from the Rare Book & Manuscript Library’s collections. This event is free and open to the public; all are welcome.

    • 4:30 - 6:00 pm
    • 1207 W. Oregon, Urbana

    • 7:30 pm
    • Huff Hall

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Modern jazz legend Wynton Marsalis has led this remarkably versatile ensemble for over three decades—harmonizing a graceful blend of masterworks by Ellington, Basie, Monk, Mingus, Goodman, and more with original compositions, Lincoln Center-commissioned works, and rare historic pieces.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    One of Shakespeare’s earliest commercial successes, critics have sometimes dismissed the tragedy as a failure or as somehow “unShakespearean” for its abrupt tonal shifts and extreme violence.

    • 8:00 pm
    • State Farm Center

Saturday, November 2, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • All Day
    • Memorial Stadium

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Huff Hall

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    One of Shakespeare’s earliest commercial successes, critics have sometimes dismissed the tragedy as a failure or as somehow “unShakespearean” for its abrupt tonal shifts and extreme violence.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The Varsity Men's Glee Club at the University of Illinois presents its annual Dad's Day concert.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    One of Shakespeare’s earliest commercial successes, critics have sometimes dismissed the tragedy as a failure or as somehow “unShakespearean” for its abrupt tonal shifts and extreme violence.

Monday, November 4, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Library, room 324

    The Illinois History and Lincoln Collections is pleased to present “The Iron Horse of the Prairie State,” an exhibit that explores the evolution of the railroad in Illinois’s history. The exhibit showcases the IHLC’s holdings related to railroads, from their inception when railroad fever struck Illinois in the 1830s to today.

    • All Day
    • EnterpriseWorks, Research Park

    As part of the Big Data Summit, faculty, post docs, and graduate researchers can learn best practices of presenting their team/company at trade shows and networking events at the MWIN Big Data Industry Connect event on Nov. 11.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 pm
    • 819 Psychology

    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm
    • Undergrad Library, Reflection Room Lower Level

    Schedule your study break to stop by and enjoy a relaxation technique facilitated by McKinley's Stress Management Peers. Pick up some stress related materials and resources.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Friday, November 8, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Classroom 201, 505 E. Green Street, Champaign, IL 61820

    • 12:00 pm
    • University YMCA, 1001 S Wright St.

    This fall, the University YMCA’s Friday Forum explores how inspiring women leaders are addressing not just issues that disproportionately affect womxn but also a myriad of the most pressing social and environmental issues in our communities. Join us as we celebrate the creativity, passion and impact of womxn working for progressive change.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Latzer Hall of the University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright Street, Champaign

    Voter Engagement as Justice: The Potential, Limitations, and How to Engage Folks in the Process featuring Mansi Kathuria, Asian Americans Advancing Justice

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum: Hood Classroom

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom, Krannert Art Museum

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum. (No session Nov 29 or Dec 6)

    • 1:00 pm
    • CSL 301

    Final Examination: Khaled Alshehri

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Main Library Building Room 106

    Join us to celebrate the great Russian poet, playwright, and novelist Alexander Pushkin! This year marks 220 years since this cultural icon was born. We will celebrate his birth with snacks, refreshments, and stories of his life and death!

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Room 406

    De-stress and energize your mind and body with 1-hour of Yoga and Meditation. *Yoga mats will be provided. *No experience necessary ;)

    • 7:00 - 10:00 pm
    • Allerton Park - The Mansion

    Immerse yourself in a world of suspense and intrigue! This interactive murder mystery event will have you questioning everyone, looking for clues, eavesdropping on conversations, and trying to discover who did the dastardly deed.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    During Dance at Illinois’ continued 50th-anniversary celebration, the department honors its rich relationship with dance history and the hallmark choreographic innovations that distinguish its present and future. Reconstructions of two masters of the 20th and 21st centuries will highlight November Dance 2019.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    This one-person show, written by Ralph McCubbin Howell and directed by Hannah Smith, pays homage to old-world fairy tale traditions with touches of darkness, mystery, and high-stakes daring as an apprentice bookbinder gets rather too engaged in his work.

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Sunday, November 10, 2019

    • All Day
    • 1104 NCSA

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall, Salon-Style

    Chinese pianist Yi-Nuo Wang was selected as First Prize winner of the 2018 Concert Artists Guild International Competition, which is just the latest in a series of impressive first-prize performances, along with the 2017 Wideman International Piano Competition.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center Lounge, 1210 Nevada St, Urbana

    Food for Thought, part of the Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relation's Lunch on Us series, is a weekly noontime discussion focused on topics relevant to the Asian American community. Past discussions include topics such as nutrition, mental health, sexual health, and issues of queer Asian Americans.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge; 707 S. Mathews Ave.; Urbana

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

    • 12:00 pm
    • 612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    "Intestinal epithelial cell functions at the host-microbiome interface" Maayan Levy-Thaiss, PhD University of Pennsylvania; Assistant Professor, Department of microbiology in the Perlman School of Medicine

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Wohlers Hall - Rm. 174

    This beginner-friendly course will introduce the concept of mindful meditation.

    • 12:30 - 1:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    “Let’s Have a Kiki” is a series of half hour informal gallery talks during the run of the exhibit In Her Closet—How to Make a Drag Queen. Exhibit participants talk about their drag practice and exhibit-related themes, concepts, and materials.

    • 12:30 - 1:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    During each 30–minute session, Mary Wolters of Green Yoga Spa will help participants bring a focus to their breathing and share tips for how to engage mindfully. No registration or special equipment is necessary, and participants may attend as many or few sessions as they like.

    • 5:15 - 6:45 pm
    • Bevier Hall, Room 108

    Freedom from Smoking uses a systematic and personalized approach to help people overcome tobacco addiction. It has a positive focus, with an emphasis on the benefits of better health. Because no single cessation technique is effective for all smokers, the program includes a comprehensive variety of evidence-based cessation techniques.

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen - 201 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign IL 61820

    Have you ever seen the open air markets in Morocco? The smells of this cooking class will make you think you’ve traveled there already. Join us to enjoy delicious roasted eggplant and couscous, a Moroccan staple.

    • 5:30 - 7:30 pm
    • Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

    The University Library, the College of Fine and Applied Arts, and the Spurlock Museum invite you to a presentation by Scott Schwartz of the Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, and Barry Houser, Director of the Marching Illini.

    • 7:00 pm
    • The Art Theater, 126 W. Church Street, Champaign,

    Film Screening of "Shifting Sands" followed by discussion. This film is free and open to the public.

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • Women's Resources Center (WRC)

    Counseling Center Paraprofessionals are a group of undergraduate students who work to assist other students in embracing wellness. Each semester they hold weekly workshops on wellness topics that are relevant to our campus.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Neuroscientist Kate Jeffery collaborated with director Guillaume Pigé for this London company’s moving exploration of the countless dimensions of memory and amnesia, linking science with real-life experiences in a captivating style that embraces mime, theatre, and live music.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Thursday, November 14, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm

    • 12:00 pm
    • Beckman 1005

    Ben Zimmerman, "Approaching Tinnitus Mindfully." Lunch will be provided.

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Illini Union Bookstore Building, 4th Floor Lobby

    Go with Gratitude is a unique program that will help you discover how to enhance your overall quality of life through cultivating an attitude of gratitude. Research suggests that people who intentionally increase and sustain positive emotions such as gratitude and optimism are healthier, happier, and more resilient in coping with life’s challenges.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center--Music Room (208)

    • 1:00 - 2:30 pm
    • Free Online Webinar

    This free, live web-based session from PrivateWellClass.org will help real estate agents understand the water well issues that are important to prospective homeowners, as well as the information they need to know about well water quality, how wells work, and answers to common questions. There will be an opportunity to submit questions in advance.

    • 2:30 pm
    • Holiday Inn Conference Center, 101 Trade Centre Drive, Champaign, Illinois 61820

    Organizations looking to meet  graduate students and alumni in Library and Information Sciences or Information Management are invited to attend and recruit for internships, full-time jobs, and professional organizations.

    • 4:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    with Peter Fritzsche (History), and Mark Roseman (History, Indiana University Bloomington. Moderated by Harriet Murav (Slavic Languages & Literatures and Comparative & World Literature). Co-sponsored by Jewish Culture & Society.

    • 4:30 - 7:30 pm

    • 5:00 pm
    • Stage 5

    At Krannert Uncorked, Stage 5 is the crossroads to gather, make connections, and try a new wine.

    • 5:15 - 6:45 pm
    • Bevier Hall, Room 108

    Freedom from Smoking uses a systematic and personalized approach to help people overcome tobacco addiction. It has a positive focus, with an emphasis on the benefits of better health. Because no single cessation technique is effective for all smokers, the program includes a comprehensive variety of evidence-based cessation techniques.

    • 5:15 - 6:15 pm
    • Siebel Center for Computer Science - Rm 1214

    Prudential Pathways offers practical, down-to earth information that can help you and your family today, tomorrow, and beyond.

    • 5:30 pm
    • Main Level, West Gallery

    Lilah Leopold, curatorial intern and Ph.D. student in Art History discusses current contemporary exhibition Hot Spots: Radioactivity and the Landscape on display now through 03/21/20.

    • 6:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 FLB, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Espresso Royale Café

    Speak Café stands for Song, Poetry, Expression, Art, and Knowledge. It is an open-mic coffeehouse at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Main Level, Cafe - 500 East Peabody Drive

    Speak Café stands for Song, Poetry, Expression, Art, and Knowledge. It is an open-mic event in the café at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 7:30 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    “The First Mountain to Be Removed: Yellow Fever Control and the Construction of the Panama Canal.” Paul Sutter, (History, University of Colorado Boulder), is the author of Driven Wild: How the Fight against Automobiles Launched the Modern Wilderness Movement (2002) and Let Us Now Praise Famous Gullies: Providence Canyon and the Soils of the South (2015).

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    In the early 1900s, New York City’s Harlem neighborhood became an African-American cultural Mecca. This performance pays homage to the sights and sounds of Harlem in an electrifying, multimedia music and dance showcase.

Friday, November 15, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 9:30 am
    • Beckman 4269 - 4th Floor Tower Room

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St. Champaign

    Graduate Student Grant Writing Session

    • 12:00 pm
    • University YMCA, 1001 S Wright St.

    This fall, the University YMCA’s Friday Forum explores how inspiring women leaders are addressing not just issues that disproportionately affect womxn but also a myriad of the most pressing social and environmental issues in our communities. Join us as we celebrate the creativity, passion and impact of womxn working for progressive change.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Latzer Hall of the University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright Street, Champaign

    Environmental Justice and Community Recovery featuring Cheryl Johnson, People for Community Recovery

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum: Hood Classroom

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom, Krannert Art Museum

    A Friday lunchtime series of free yoga classes introduces participants to the fundamentals of hatha yoga. Please bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Held in the Hood Classroom on the lower level of the museum. (No session Nov 29 or Dec 6)

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    Graphic designer Rex Parker will speak about Frederic Goudy's typographic collaborations with his wife Bertha and with the English author H.G. Wells. Works designed and printed by the Goudys from the Rare Book & Manuscript Library's collections will be on display at the event. This event is free and open to the public; all are welcome.

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Room 406

    De-stress and energize your mind and body with 1-hour of Yoga and Meditation. *Yoga mats will be provided. *No experience necessary ;)

    • 7:00 pm
    • Huff Hall

    • 7:30 pm
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    This enchanting children’s story, filled with beautiful music and the sounds of nature, portrays a family-friendly, fantastic journey, exploring the relationship between humans and animals and the renewal that the natural world offers.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Monday, November 18, 2019

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
    • BIF Commons, 515 E. Gregory Drive

    Looking for startup teammates? Or, just want to know what TEC is all about? Make your idea a reality at SocialFuse: a recurring pitching and networking event for you! Come pitch your ideas, find teammates to scale your startup, or just sit back and check things out.

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen - 201 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign IL 61820

    Ready to experience your first thanksgiving or just really love the holiday food? Either way, come make new friends and learn to cook some thanksgiving must-have foods like stuffing and sweet potato casserole!

    • 6:30 - 7:30 pm
    • Allerton Park - The Library

    Allerton provides the perfect setting to relax and unwind, while strengthening your mind, body, and spirit. All levels are welcome for this donation-based class, focusing on waking up the body. Instructor Josie Heck from Yoga Off the Square will lead students through strength poses that can be done at their own level, and end with cooling postures for the nervous system.

    • 8:00 pm
    • State Farm Center

Thursday, November 21, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.

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

    When you hear “drag queen,” what comes to mind? The popularity of drag has exploded in recent years, and so have the questions and curiosities related to drag artistry. This exhibit explores these questions and curates a selection of costumes and materials loaned by several drag performers connected to the local area.

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

    The work of Czech artist Joža Uprka (1861–1940) documents the folk life of Southern Moravia (now in the eastern half of the Czech Republic). This selection of paintings, on loan from American collector George Drost, accompanies the production of Leoš Janáček's opera "The Adventures of Little Sharp Ears" at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Main Library, Room 346

    While contemporary conservators strive to apply innovative modern conservation treatments for our objects, we see the good, the bad, and the ugly past repairs through the ages in our collections every day. In this exhibition, we bring together examples--many drawn from our own Rare Book & Manuscript Library--to show the dynamic practice of modern book & paper conservation.

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Illini Union Bookstore Building, 4th Floor Lobby

    Go with Gratitude is a unique program that will help you discover how to enhance your overall quality of life through cultivating an attitude of gratitude. Research suggests that people who intentionally increase and sustain positive emotions such as gratitude and optimism are healthier, happier, and more resilient in coping with life’s challenges.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    In 1873 John J. Bird became the first African-American member of the University’s Board of Trustees. Who was this young man, and how did he receive such a position just eight years after the end of the Civil War? This talk will look at Bird’s life and his extraordinary achievements as one of the most prominent Black leaders in Illinois during the late 19th century.

    • 5:00 pm
    • Stage 5

    At Krannert Uncorked, Stage 5 is the crossroads to gather, make connections, and try a new wine.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    In the professional dance world, Tere O’Connor is known as a foremost choreographer, mentor, and award winner. At the University of Illinois, he is a Center for advanced Studies professor in Dance at Illinois. For their first-ever performance at Krannert Center, Tere O’Connor Dance will present "Long Run."

Friday, November 22, 2019

    • All Day
    • Main Level, Rosann Gelvin Noel Gallery

    With strengths in surrealism, abstract painting, mid-century kinetic and light works, and art addressing powerful themes of history, land use, and identity, "Art Since 1948" surveys the collection and encourages formal and conceptual connections across six decades.

    • All Day
    • Main Level, East Gallery

    The 94th annual Faculty Exhibition highlights current work by School of Art + Design faculty in studio arts, art education, craft, new media, and design disciplines. The exhibition represents excellence in arts research and practice, as well as the collaborative relationship between the School of Art + Design and Krannert Art Museum.