General Events

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

    • All Day
    • College of Education Building First and Third Floor Lounges

    You're invited to learn about the P-5th grade projects happening with children, teachers, student teachers, and practicum students at the University Primary School.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Japan House - 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join Professor Emeritus Shozo Sato for a Sunday afternoon class on Shodo, or Japanese calligraphy. Explore the practice of calligraphy as part of Rinzai Zen philosophy and learn about Shodo from the vision of a Tea Master.

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

    The Winner of the 2018 Naumburg International Violin Competition, Grace Park is a dynamic violinist, dedicated chamber musician, and passionate pedagogue.

Monday, January 27, 2020

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

    • All Day
    • College of Education Building First and Third Floor Lounges

    You're invited to learn about the P-5th grade projects happening with children, teachers, student teachers, and practicum students at the University Primary School.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Main Library Room 106

    Since 2014, the on-going war in eastern Ukraine has claimed more than 14,000 casualties and displaced nearly 2 million individuals, primarily from the former oblasts of Luhansk and Donetsk (the Donbas). What can this large scale population movement add to our understanding of displacement and conflict? How can the experiences of IDPs in Ukraine inform the meaning and measu

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

    Fox Family Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lecture "Growth Hack Your Future" Rosemarie Truman, PhD Founder & CEO, Board Member of The Center for Advancing Innovation

    • 12:00 pm
    • Beckman Institute Room 1005

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Room 4100, Foreign Languages Building (4th floor)

    • 2:00 - 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
    • 2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    • 4:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana, IL 61801)

    • 4:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

    • 5:00 pm
    • Student Dining & Residential Programs Building (SDRP)

    Lunar New Year is the most significant and widely celebrated holiday for many Asian cultures. It marks the beginning of a new year and is associated with a myriad of cultural traditions. In collaboration with University Housing, the Lunar New Year Celebration will be held on Tuesday, January 28th starting at 5pm.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    Krannert Center has a beloved tradition of leaping into the spring semester with the beauty of classical dance performances—and this season we uphold that legacy with the exquisite artistry of the award-winning Shanghai Ballet.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Friday, January 31, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • All Day
    • Education Building, 1310 S. Sixth Street, Champaign

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:00 pm
    • David Kinley Hall, 404

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • University of Illinois Arboretum

    Join Ryan Pankau, U of I Extension Horticulture Educator and the SWS for a tour of winter trees at the U of I Arboretum. Ryan will teach us how to tell the forest from the trees and how to key apart species we commonly see in Illinois. Just because there aren’t leaves on the trees doesn’t mean they aren’t interesting to look at!

    • 12:00 pm
    • Lower Level, Hood Classroom

    KAM hosts a one-hour lunchtime yoga series on Fridays during the academic year. Each Yoga at the Museum session is free and open to the public.

    • 1:00 pm
    • 1040 NCSA

    • 5:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Basement of Illini Union (near Einstein Bros Bagels)

Saturday, February 1, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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

    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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 10:00 - 11:30 am
    • Spurlock Museum

    Mozambican musician Nyttu Chongo presents the workshop “An Introduction to the Traditional Rhythms, Sounds, and Instruments of Mozambique.”

    • 2:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    The Spurlock Museum welcomes Nyttu Chongo for a concert of music from Mozambique. This event highlights traditional instruments such as the timbila, m’bira, inanga, xitende, xizambi, xipendani, djembe, xigovia, and kankubwe. The concert is free and all are invited.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Violinist Rachel Barton Pine joins CUSO for Samuel Barber's "Violin Concerto."

    • 7:30 pm
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    Saxophonist Joshua Redman is joined by drummer Brian Blade, bassist Scott Colleen, and cornetist Ron Miles to perform his latest project, the Grammy Award-nominated "Still Dreaming."

Sunday, February 2, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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 - 3:30 pm

    Join artist Annie Hart for an afternoon of creating through repurposing! Annie’s look in the exhibit In Her Closet: How to Make a Drag Queen features garments and accessories she created by rethinking and reusing materials. See more of Annie’s creations on Instagram at @anniehartdrag.

Monday, February 3, 2020

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:00 pm
    • 1210 West Nevada Street, Urbana, IL 61801

    An Intro to Community Organizing: What does it look like to organize with and for the Asian American Community? by Mani Kathuria.

    • 12:00 pm
    • 607 Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    IGB Special Seminar “Managing Foreign Influence.” David Richardson, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research; Kathy Gentry, Export Compliance Officer; Chyvonne Gibson, Deputy Export Compliance Officer; Sponsored Programs Administration, University of Illinois

    • 1:30 pm
    • Asian Amreican Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada Street, Urbana

    Interested in working at the AACC next academic year? Come to our informational to learn about what our internship program is all about!

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

    Please Note: Register in person at the ARC or CRCE Member Services when facilities are open for operations. Does the new year have you feeling nostalgic for your childhood? Enjoy homemade hot pockets and cosmic brownies that will have you feeling like a kid again!

    • 5:30 - 6:45 pm
    • Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

    Topics include how the EPI is structured; strategies for defining terms; practice with other workshop participants.

    • 6:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm
    • University YMCA Murphy Lounge, 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign

    Join us on Tuesday, February 4th as we join Rev. Cindy Shepherd from Faith in Place as she discusses the ways they engage diverse people of all faiths sharing the commitment to care for the Earth. First Tuesday Interfaith Dialogue series is a monthly open interfaith discussion. All people of religious and non-religious traditions are welcome.

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • Lincoln Hall 1065

    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
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The Jupiter String Quartet, an important voice in the world of chamber music, chose its name because Jupiter was the most prominent planet in the night sky at the time of its formation in 2001, and the astrological symbol for Jupiter resembles the number four.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Friday, February 7, 2020

Saturday, February 8, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 9:00 am
    • 101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St, Champaign, IL 61820

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 2:30 - 3:30 pm
    • The Urbana Free Library, Megan's Reading Room. 210 West Green Street, Urbana, Illinois 61801

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Halll

    Sinfonia’s principal musicians are also superior soloists, and tonight’s featured performers, bassoonist Henry Skolnick and percussionist William Moersch, are no exceptions.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Japan House - 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join Professor Emeritus Shozo Sato for a Sunday afternoon class on Shodo, or Japanese calligraphy. Explore the practice of calligraphy as part of Rinzai Zen philosophy and learn about Shodo from the vision of a Tea Master.

Monday, February 10, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 1:30 - 3:00 pm
    • Armory building, room 428

    Most teachers get evaluated by their students at the end of the course by implementing ICES.  But by then, it is too late to make changes that will make a difference for your current students. Come to this workshop to learn how to design, implement, and interpret Informal Early Feedback (IEF) to improve the class experience for everyone.

    • 3:00 pm
    • 101 International Studies Building, 910 S Fifth St, Champaign, IL 61820

    • 4:00 pm
    • see flyer for details

    • 5:00 pm
    • Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

    Interested in working at the AACC next academic year? Come to our informational to learn about what our internship program is all about!

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:00 pm
    • 407 Illini Union

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • 407 Illini Union

    Dr. Heather Shotton, Associate Professor in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and Director of Indigenous Education Initiatives in the Jeannine Rainbolt College of Education at the University of Oklahoma, will present, "Unsettling Universities: Reimagining Higher Education as a Site of Love and Resistance for Indigenous Students".

    • 12:00 pm
    • 1210 West Nevada Street, Urbana, IL 61801

    Cultivating Gratitude Workshop by Melorie Masacupan.

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

    “The Neurogenomics, Inheritance and Evolution of Paternal Care” Alison Bell, PhD University of Illinois; Department of Evolution, Ecology and Behavior School of Integrative Biology; IGB Faculty, Gene Networks in Neural & Developmental Plasticity

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Room 4100, Foreign Languages Building (4th floor)

    • 12:30 - 1:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    Join us for our next kiki with Spurlock staff member Melissa Sotelo, who worked closely with the artists in the exhibit to design and construct the mannequins and other exhibit materials that display the garments and accessories. Melissa serves on the Museum's exhibit committee and has been on staff for over 10 years.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
    • 2079 Natural History Bldg.

    The first of a 4 workshop sequence for all the Cozad New Venture Challenge participants. The workshop covers topics surrounding customer discovery.

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

    Learn how to properly meal prep! New Year, New Resolutions? Let McKinley and the Instructional Kitchen help you out with our meal prep series! Come to our kitchen and prep with us! We will even do the dishes. February 11: 5:30-7 pm March 10: 5:30-7 pm April 7: 5:30-7 pm

    • 7:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum Knight Auditorium (600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana)

    This film explores the life of Vann Molyvann, an architect whose work came to represent a new identity for a country emerging from independence, and whose incredible story encompasses Cambodia's turbulent journey as a modern nation.

    • 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.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Halll

    On the choir’s 100th-anniversary tour, which includes performances at Carnegie Hall and Severance Hall, Krannert Center audiences will once again experience the St. Olaf Choir’s warm tone and amazing technique, highlighted by the remarkable acoustics of Foellinger Great Hall.

    • 8:00 pm
    • State Farm Center

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Friday, February 14, 2020

Saturday, February 15, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 8:30 am
    • Illini Union Pine Lounge

    The Illini Union Board is proud to present Weekend Films at the Union! All films are shown Friday nights at 7pm and Saturday nights at 7pm and 10pm in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 2:00 - 5:30 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center, Room 210, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana

    • 6:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana

    Their looks are glamourous, eclectic, witty, and colorful. They tell stories through their elaborate costumes and entertaining performances. You’ve seen them in the exhibit In Her Closet at Spurlock Museum. Now see them perform and learn how to make a drag queen! Featuring Ceduxion Carrington, Annie Hart, Peach of the Midwest, Mona Monclair, Sharon ShareAlike, and Ma.Arte

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    Almost every weekend, a girls’ competitive high school soccer team meets at the City Sports Dome. Over the course of several Saturdays, nine female warriors navigate the cacophony, the cruelty, and the courage of adolescence.

Sunday, February 16, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 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 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    At this free family program highlighting Russia and Eastern Europe, activities include a storytelling session, a Fabergé egg presentation and craft, and a table of touchable artifacts to explore. The program is held in collaboration with the University of Illinois Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Center.

    • 1:00 - 4:00 pm
    • iSchool (501 E. Daniel St., Champaign, IL 61820). Rooms 131, 126, East Lobby

    • 2:00 pm
    • State Farm Center

    • 3:00 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    In 2017, Jonathan Swensen made his concerto debut performing the Elgar "Cello Concerto, with his father, Joseph Swensen, conducting the Porto National Symphony Orchestra in Portugal. Since that debut, he has featured as soloist with orchestras in Spain, the United States, Denmark, and Poland.

Monday, February 17, 2020

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    • iSchool (501 E. Daniel St., Champaign, IL 61820). Room 24 (the CCB).

    • 10:00 am
    • iSchool (501 E. Daniel St., Champaign, IL 61820). Room 24 (the CCB).

    Each spring, the Center for Children’s Books (CCB) hosts our Annual Book Sale. For three days, we sell thousands of new children’s books for youth, ages birth through high school. Paperback books are $1 or $2 each, hardcover books are $5 each, and individual items are priced as marked.

    • 7:30 am
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Following her one-woman presentation the previous evening, playwright, actor, and educator Anna Deavere Smith will be joined by Julia Wolfe, composer, educator, and recipient of the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Music, in CultureTalk, an exploration of the ideas surrounding the arts and culture.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    • Room 428 Armory Buildling (Southwest corner of the building)

    With the increased demand for students to work effectively in teams, many instructors have implemented team projects.There are many benefits; however, these experiences often are not optimal because the students (and faculty…) were not prepared. Come to learn & practice effective team strategies.

    • 11:45 am - 12:45 pm
    • Bevier Commons, 249 Bevier Hall (905 South Goodwin Avenue, Urbana)

    Looking for a convenient weight management program during the noon hour? Weight Watchers has a weekly meeting on campus. Anyone on campus can attend.

    • 12:00 pm
    • 101 ISB; 910 S. Fifth St.; C

    • 12:00 pm
    • 210 Levis Faculty Center, Room 210 (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    Intended for students from across the campus, Inside Scoop conversations invite Illinois undergraduates to engage with the exciting work conducted by scholars whose work helps us understand what it means to be human in a world of rapidly shifting global complexities. Open to all undergraduates. Registration required. Lunch will be served.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center, Room 210 (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana)

    Intended for students from across the campus, Inside Scoop conversations invite Illinois undergraduates to engage with the exciting work conducted by scholars whose work helps us understand what it means to be human in a world of rapidly shifting global complexities.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Beckman Institute - Room 5269, 5th Floor Tower Room

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    • 3:00 pm
    • Beckman 3269 - 3rd Floor Tower Room

    • 3:00 pm
    • 1104 NCSA

    This tutorial will introduce how machine learning can be accomplished with neural networks and will go over various examples from simple dense networks to convolutional network architectures using TensorFlow on HAL system.

    • 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Armory Building, Room 428

    Students enter college with vastly different learning strategies and abilities. This workshop will explore how instructors can aid students in developing more effective learning strategies early in their college careers.

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

    • 5:00 - 6:30 pm
    • 1207 W. Oregon, Urbana, room 103

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

    InterConnect is a series of workshops for international students to assist with getting acclimated to life as a student in the United States and how to thrive at their new university. Dinner is included!

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

    Learn how to make your favorite sushi! 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.

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

    Learn how to make your favorite sushi! 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.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts (500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana)

    Following her one-woman presentation the previous evening, playwright, actor, and educator Anna Deavere Smith will join composer Julia Wolfe in CultureTalk, an exploration of the ideas surrounding the arts and culture.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts (500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana)

    Playwright, actor, and educator Anna Deavere Smith will join composer Julia Wolfe in CultureTalk, an exploration of the ideas surrounding the arts and culture. Smith is the founding director of the Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue at NYU where she is also university professor at Tisch School of the Arts.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    Almost every weekend, a girls’ competitive high school soccer team meets at the City Sports Dome. Over the course of several Saturdays, nine female warriors navigate the cacophony, the cruelty, and the courage of adolescence.

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Friday, February 21, 2020

Saturday, February 22, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 6:00 - 10:00 pm
    • Illini Union

    What is the SKY Happiness Retreat? SKY Happiness Retreat is a total well-being training offered to thousands of university students, faculty, and staff across the country.

    • 8:30 am
    • Illini Union Pine Lounge

    The Illini Union Board is proud to present Weekend Films at the Union! All films are shown Friday nights at 7pm and Saturday nights at 7pm and 10pm in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • All Day
    • Asian American Cultural Center 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana, Lincoln Hall

    The Asian American Cultural Center is hosting a FREE South Asian American Leadership Conference on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020. A variety of workshops will be offered followed by a variety show at Lincoln Theater. Please find more info here: http://oiir.illinois.edu/aacc/aacc-events/south-asian-american-leadership-conference

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 10:00 - 11:15 am
    • Grainger Auditorium, Illinois ECE Building, 306 N. Wright Street, Urbana, IL

    • 10:00
    • Spurlock Museum

    Are you a teacher, scout leader, librarian, or other educator whose instruction includes Native American culture or history? Would you like to speak with a Native American educator about your curriculum? Dovie Thomason, a storyteller and activist of Lakota, Apache, and Scot descent, will lead the 90-minute workshop Teaching about Native Americans.

    • 2:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    For decades, the First Nations of North America suffered the loss of their children to government boarding schools, where they were forcibly “re-educated” in programs intended to speed their assimilation and “civilization,” at the cost of culture and identity.

    • 2:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    • 4:00 - 7:00 pm
    • University YMCA, 1001 South Wright Street, Champaign IL 61820

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    Almost every weekend, a girls’ competitive high school soccer team meets at the City Sports Dome. Over the course of several Saturdays, nine female warriors navigate the cacophony, the cruelty, and the courage of adolescence.

Sunday, February 23, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • 6:00 - 10:00 pm
    • Illini Union

    What is the SKY Happiness Retreat? SKY Happiness Retreat is a total well-being training offered to thousands of university students, faculty, and staff across the country.

    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 3:00 pm
    • Japan House - 2000 South Lincoln Avenue Urbana, IL 61802

    Join Professor Emeritus Shozo Sato for a Sunday afternoon class on Shodo, or Japanese calligraphy. Explore the practice of calligraphy as part of Rinzai Zen philosophy and learn about Shodo from the vision of a Tea Master.

    • 2:00 pm

    • 2:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Spurlock Museum

    Teller and activist Dovie Thomason (Lakota, Apache, and Scot descent) presents a concert of traditional stories.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Each year, the 21st Century Piano Commission sponsors a competition with a cash prize for a composition featuring the keyboard instrument.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    Has winter taken over? Has the frost crept across the fields, down the streets, maybe right into our very homes or even our own hearts? Quebec’s youthful, fearless, masterful Cirque FLIP Fabrique is a magically poetic cirque-style expedition that’s taking worldwide stages by storm.

    • 3:00 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    Almost every weekend, a girls’ competitive high school soccer team meets at the City Sports Dome. Over the course of several Saturdays, nine female warriors navigate the cacophony, the cruelty, and the courage of adolescence.

Monday, February 24, 2020

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • All Day
    • I Hotel

    Join the Illinois New Teacher Collaborative for the annual leadership conference on February 25-26, 2020 at the iHotel and Conference Center in Champaign, Illinois. This is a working conference with two full days of breakout sessions, keynotes, and networking opportunities.

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • 1103 Everitt Laboratory, 1406 W. Green St.

    A TED-style talk with lunch provided! Aimy Wissa from the Dept. of MechSE will highlight how nature can be a source of inspiration for engineering design, focusing mainly on flight and ground locomotion strategies.

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

    Please join us on February 25 for Food for Thought! The Counseling Center will present, "Happy Hour: Exploring Drinking Culture and College Success." 12pm at the Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana

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

    “Mechanisms of Brain Tumor Evolution” Joseph Costello, PhD University of California, San Francisco; Professor, School of Medicine

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
    • Room 4100, Foreign Languages Building (4th floor)

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • 2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    • 5:00 - 7:00 pm
    • 2079 Natural History Bldg.

    The second of a 4 workshop sequence for all the Cozad New Venture Challenge participants. The workshop covers topics surrounding Value Proposition.

    • 6:00 - 7:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen - 201 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign IL 61820

    Is the winter getting you down? Fight the cold and enjoy watching a delicious cooking demonstration with all the warm winter classics you know and love.

    • 7:00 - 8:15 pm
    • ARC Meeting Room 3

    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
    • Foellinger Great Halll

    This ensemble is composed of Arab and Israeli musicians defying fierce political divides to make music together. Led by its concertmaster, violinist Michael Barenboim, West-Eastern Divan Ensemble demonstrates that bridges can be built to encourage people to listen to the narrative of the other.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Friday, February 28, 2020

Saturday, February 29, 2020

    • All Day
    • Room 324, Main Library

    “‘Here I Have Lived’: Recreating the Land of Lincoln” explores the history of Central Illinois’s two most prominent Lincoln heritage sites. Featuring materials related to the reconstruction of Lincoln’s New Salem near Petersburg and the restoration of the Lincoln Home area in Springfield, the exhibit offers a glimpse into the places Abraham Lincoln called home.

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

    Divine Madness draws on both ancient and modern texts to examine geographic, historic, and philosophical intersections between the items featured. This exhibit is a collaborative exploration of the inner and outer lives of people as reflected in the expansive collections at the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

    • All Day

    Celebrating outstanding community service.

    • 8:30 am
    • Illini Union Pine Lounge

    The Illini Union Board is proud to present Weekend Films at the Union! All films are shown Friday nights at 7pm and Saturday nights at 7pm and 10pm in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • All Day
    • 4th Floor, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana

    • 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
    • West, Light Court, Contemporary Galleries

    "Hot Spots" brings together international contemporary artists and art collectives who examine the environmental impact of the production, use, and disposal of radioactive materials by military and commercial industries.

    • 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
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hive is a site-specific sculpture and sound commission by Nancy Davidson and Lakshmi Ramgopal, two artists with distinctive practices collaborating for the first time at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 9:00 am
    • University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine 2001 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana, IL 61802

    • 6:30 pm
    • Krannert Room

    Go behind the scenes with a pre-show conversation.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Tryon Festival Theatre

    This joint production celebrates Krannert Center’s 50-year partnership with the School of Music, Lyric Theatre @ Illinois, Illinois Theatre, and Dance at Illinois. Come to the Cabaret and enjoy classic songs, fresh choreography, and an emphasis on the humanity of life in the Weimar Republic.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    The Siberian State Symphony Orchestra has announced with regret the cancellation of its winter 2020 American tour, including its Krannert Center visit.