Student Affairs Calendar

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Monday, September 2, 2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Thursday, September 5, 2019

    • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    • 515 Old Timber Road Monticello IL 61856

    Learn something new this summer with the beautiful Allerton grounds as your classroom and inspiration!

    • 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • Champaign County Extension Auditorium, 801 N Country Fair Dr, Champaign

    KEYS FOR EMBRACING AGING is a free 11-part series designed to help adults develop strategies for taking care of themselves in order to age more gracefully. Register for one or as many classes as you plan to attend.

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • South Side of Illini Union on the Main Quad

    The Sustainable Student Farm sells their produce at their farm stand on the Quad every Thursday, 11am to 4pm, from May to end of October.

    • 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.

Friday, September 6, 2019

    • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
    • Give blood and save lives. To donate call the Blood Center at 217-367-2202 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Use donation code 70568. You will need to bring a photo ID. Donors will be entered to win a variety of gift cards. Walk-ins are welcomed too.

    Give blood and save lives. To donate call the Blood Center at 217-367-2202 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Use donation code 70568. You will need to bring a photo ID. Donors will be entered to win a variety of gift cards. Walk-ins are welcomed too.

    • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
    • McKinley Health Center, 1109 S. Lincoln Avenue

    Give blood and save lives. To donate call the Blood Center at 217-367-2202 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org. Use donation code 70568. You will need to bring a photo ID. Donors will be entered to win a variety of gift cards. Walk-ins are welcomed too.

    • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
    • McKinley Health Center, 1109 S. Lincoln Avenue

    • 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)

    • 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 ;)

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

    • 12:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

    Engineering @ Illinois hosts over 400 companies and 6500 students at our fall fairs and over 250 companies with over 3,000 students in attendance at our spring fairs. One of the many reasons why you should attend the Engineering @ Illinois Career Fairs and connect with top talent at Illinois!

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
    • 290 Illini Union

    Want to know more about the Institute by LeaderShape?? Come to this information session to learn about this program and how to apply.

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • Illini Grove - Corner of Lincoln and Pennsylvania Avenue, Urbana IL 61801

    Are you looking for ways to eat a balanced diet, but don’t feel like spending all that money? Come learn how to use simple ingredients to achieve your lifestyle goals!

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • Lincoln Hall 1024

    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, September 11, 2019

    • 12:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

    Engineering @ Illinois hosts over 400 companies and 6500 students at our fall fairs and over 250 companies with over 3,000 students in attendance at our spring fairs. One of the many reasons why you should attend the Engineering @ Illinois Career Fairs and connect with top talent at Illinois!

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 290 Illini Union

    Learn strategies to work more efficiently, develop a more effective team, and understand errors of unsuccessful teams.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Friday, September 13, 2019

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • 290 Illini Union

    Want to know more about the Institute by LeaderShape?? Come to this information session to learn about this program and how to apply.

    • 12:00 pm   1:00
    • University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign

    In this current climate conservative legislators have cited their Christian values to escalate attacks on reproductive rights. But are all religious people opposed to reproductive rights? What does the Bible really have to say about abortion? How can someone be a Christian and support access to abortion? This talk will dive into these questions and more.

    • 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)

Saturday, September 14, 2019

    • 8:30 - 9:30 pm
    • Allerton Park - The Meadow

    Join us under the full moon for the opportunity to strengthen your mind, body, and spirit after dark in the beautiful Allerton Meadow. Instructor, Josie Heck, with Yoga Off the Square will lead the class for students of all levels.

Monday, September 16, 2019

    • 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.

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

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

    • 1:30 - 4:30 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center - 1210 W. Nevada St. Urbana IL 61801

    If you’ve ever wanted to learn to make your favorite sushi rolls like the professionals, then this class is for you! Come ready to make California rolls, sweet potato rolls, and a mouthwatering cucumber salad with all your favorite sauces.

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • David Kinley Hall 317

    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, September 18, 2019

    • 2:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

    Gies hosts a two-day fair in the fall semester and a one-day fair in the spring semester for all students seeking business related roles at a variety of organizations. The fall fair averages over 220 companies and 3500 students and the spring fair averages over 140 companies and 1800 students. Attend these events to connect with top talent each semester.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 290 Illini Union

    Want to know more about the Institute by LeaderShape?? Come to this information session to learn about this program and how to apply.

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 West Nevada Street in Urbana

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • 290 Illini Union

    Develop techniques to tackle difficult conversations and understand your personal styles on how to positively manage conflict.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • South Side of Illini Union on the Main Quad

    The Sustainable Student Farm sells their produce at their farm stand on the Quad every Thursday, 11am to 4pm, from May to end of October.

    • 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.

    • 2:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Activities and Recreation Center (ARC)

    Gies hosts a two-day fair in the fall semester and a one-day fair in the spring semester for all students seeking business related roles at a variety of organizations. The fall fair averages over 220 companies and 3500 students and the spring fair averages over 140 companies and 1800 students. Attend these events to connect with top talent each semester.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 801 N Country Fair Dr Champaign, IL 61821

    Join University of Illinois Extension and Champaign County Home and Community Education (HCE) for their 2019 wellness series. From mental health to finance to nutrition, these lessons will advance your personal health, wealth, and knowledge. All classes are held at the Champaign County Extension Auditorium, located at 801 N Country Fair Drive in Champaign. This event is

    • 5:30 - 6:30 pm
    • ARC

    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm
    • Gregory Hall 217

    To request disability-related accommodations, please contact tbrewste@illinois.edu.

Friday, September 20, 2019

    • 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)

    • 5:00 - 10:00 pm
    • Allerton Park - Gate House Lawn

    Grammy-nominated country artist Deana Carter is coming to Allerton! Get tickets!

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Room 407

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

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

    • 1:30 - 4:30 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
    • Illini Grove - Corner of Lincoln and Pennsylvania Avenue, Urbana IL 61801

    Are you an inspiring foodie? Do you want to learn about how to make your pictures look as good as the ones on the ‘gram? Join us to learn the tips and tricks while enjoying food that looks good enough to eat.

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • Bruce D. Nesbitt African American Cultural Center (BNAACC)

    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, September 25, 2019

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Friday, September 27, 2019

    • 12:00 pm   1:00
    • University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign

    Mia Ives-Rublee, MSW, is a civil rights activist who found her voice through adapted athletics. She will speak about her experiences growing up, getting in to wheelchair track, attending college, and working in advocacy. In a world with so much chaos and noise, it’s hard to find a way to talk about the issues. Ives-Rublee will connect story telling to activism.

    • 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)

    • 6:00 - 10:00 pm

    What is the SKY Happiness Retreat? SKY Happiness Retreat is a holistic happiness and well-being program taught over 3 days on campus which trains participants in the evidence-based SKY meditation practice, breathing techniques, yoga, social connection and mindful leadership. SKY has been shown to significantly reduce anxiety and depression, lower stress markers, and inc

    • 7:00 pm
    • Allerton Park - The Music Barn

    MUSIC BARN FESTIVAL: SONGS ALONG THE SANGAMON – ALLERTON PARK CONCERT SERIES Join the University of Illinois School of Music during this candlelit weekend of crickets, cocktails, and rich music in Allerton’s idyllic Music Barn. Purchase tickets here.

Saturday, September 28, 2019

    • 6:00 - 10:00 pm

    What is the SKY Happiness Retreat? SKY Happiness Retreat is a holistic happiness and well-being program taught over 3 days on campus which trains participants in the evidence-based SKY meditation practice, breathing techniques, yoga, social connection and mindful leadership. SKY has been shown to significantly reduce anxiety and depression, lower stress markers, and inc

    • 7:00 pm
    • Allerton Park - The Music Barn

    MUSIC BARN FESTIVAL: SONGS ALONG THE SANGAMON – ALLERTON PARK CONCERT SERIES Join the University of Illinois School of Music during this candlelit weekend of crickets, cocktails, and rich music in Allerton’s idyllic Music Barn. Purchase tickets here.

    • 11:00
    • Allerton Park - The Meadow

    Spend the weekend exploring Allerton’s Natural Areas with the whole family! Champaign Outdoors presents this hassle-free camping experience, providing families the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and learn about nature.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Allerton Park - The Music Barn

    MUSIC BARN FESTIVAL: SONGS ALONG THE SANGAMON – ALLERTON PARK CONCERT SERIES Join the University of Illinois School of Music during this candlelit weekend of crickets, cocktails, and rich music in Allerton’s idyllic Music Barn. Purchase tickets here.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

    • 6:00 - 10:00 pm

    What is the SKY Happiness Retreat? SKY Happiness Retreat is a holistic happiness and well-being program taught over 3 days on campus which trains participants in the evidence-based SKY meditation practice, breathing techniques, yoga, social connection and mindful leadership. SKY has been shown to significantly reduce anxiety and depression, lower stress markers, and inc

    • 11:00
    • Allerton Park - The Meadow

    Spend the weekend exploring Allerton’s Natural Areas with the whole family! Champaign Outdoors presents this hassle-free camping experience, providing families the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and learn about nature.

Monday, September 30, 2019

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Friday, October 4, 2019

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Campus Bike Center - 608 E Pennsylvania Ave Urbana, IL 61801 United States

    Don’t know to fix your bicycle’s flat tire? This is the event for you. No need to bring a bike, as this is a demonstration on how to fix a flat bicycle tire.

    • 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)

    • 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 ;)

Saturday, October 5, 2019

    • 12:30 - 3:30 pm
    • Main Level, East Gallery - 500 East Peabody Drive

    Enjoy an afternoon of Tango dancing in the galleries with live music by Tangotta.