College of LAS Events

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Monday, August 12, 2019

Monday, August 19, 2019

    • 12:00 pm
    • 1306 Everitt Lab

    Title: “Infrastructure for Teaching - RStudio Cloud” Abstract: Statistics frequently requires computational knowledge for modern applications. The prevalent way of teaching statistics with computing relies upon students recreating a prescribed learning environment on their own computer. This talk focuses on new cloud-based methods for designing learning environments

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Friday, August 23, 2019

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Monday, August 26, 2019

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

    • 3:30 pm
    • 210 General Lounge - Illini Union

    "A Book In Common" brings together members and friends of the department to discuss a historically-oriented book nominated by a faculty member or graduate student and chosen by a committee made up of faculty and students. This year's book is We Demand: The University and Student Protests by Roderick Ferguson (University of California Press, 2017).

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Friday, August 30, 2019

Saturday, August 31, 2019

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

    The festival opens on Friday, August 30, with the festival's feature length film, La Chana. Saturday, August 31, will be the adjudicated Short Films Competition Program, highlighting sixteen short dance films from a variety of different countries.