General Events

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Sunday, August 29, 2021

Monday, August 30, 2021

Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Thursday, September 2, 2021

Friday, September 3, 2021

Saturday, September 4, 2021

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Monday, September 6, 2021

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Thursday, September 9, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    Paryushana is an eight-to-ten day Jain festival of coming together when lay adherents fast and pray, reciting their sacred texts and emphasizing their five ethical duties or vows. The festival ends with Samvatsari, a day of focused prayer and meditation, when forgiveness is asked for offenses committed during the previous year.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • 8:30 am

    • All Day

    Fast of the Seventh Month. Many Jews who celebrate Tzom Gedaliah do so by fasting.

    • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/81470851355?pwd=N2FDcWZhenJsdnljMEo2Y3Fwb1RBQT09

    CITL's Instructional Support Team is hosting open office hours for Canvas support, training, and consultation. Please join us at https://illinois.zoom.us/j/81470851355?pwd=N2FDcWZhenJsdnljMEo2Y3Fwb1RBQT09 with your Canvas questions.

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Thursday, September 9 + Friday, September 10 Global Photography: Temporalities and Spatial Logics Event Lead: Terri Weisman, KAM point person + Zoom setup: Amy Powell Virtual symposium Description: Join us for a two-day virtual symposium on Global Photography produced in partnership with the School of Art + Design and the University of New Mexico Art Museum. Registration Registration is required in advance for each day of the symposium. | Register Online Program Thursday, September 9 Global Photography: Out of Time Featuring: Subhankar Banerjee, Thy Phu, Mark Sealy, and Will Wilson. Moderated by Heather Diack and Erina Duganne. Hosted by the University of New Mexico Art Museum Friday, September 10 Global Photography: Across Space Featuring: Samaneh Moafi, Christopher Pinney, Leigh Raiford, and Fiona Tan. Moderated by Heather Diack and Terri Weissman. Hosted by the School of Art + Design at Illinois and Krannert Art Museum Link: https://kam.illinois.edu/event/global-photography-temporalities-and-spatial-logics-2-day-virtual-symposium

    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Join us for a two-day virtual symposium on Global Photography produced in partnership with the School of Art + Design and the University of New Mexico Art Museum.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • See registration details below for Zoom link

    Join Saad Shehab (Siebel Center for Design) for a lively lunchtime discussion on bringing Human-Centered Design (HCD) into the classroom. HCD helps students develop the metacognitive, collaborative, and creative mindsets which are critical for living and working in the 21st century. 

    • 12:00 pm

    Are you a PhD student in the humanities seeking to find out more about careers beyond the tenure track? Or a faculty member interested in learning about career diversity opportunities for graduate students? The Humanities Without Walls Career Diversity Summer Workshop will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan from June 17 - July 1, 2022. You can find out more about the workshop

    • 12:00 pm

    Join us on September 9th to hear our alumni reflect on their experience with HWW and how it has shaped their career trajectories. This round table discussion will be followed by a Q&A about the workshop and the application process.

    • 12:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Outside Student Union on the Quad side

    • 2:00 - 3:30 pm
    • Register for Zoom link

    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
    • Electrical and Computer Engineering

    • 4:00 pm
    • English Building Room 160

  • A flyer advertising IJourney Workshop "Road Trip" on September 9th, 2021 at 7pm (in room Psych 32)
    • 7:00 - 8:00 pm
    • Psych 32

  • Take a mid-week break with a grab-n-go fun craft and tasty snack. Join the IU Board on select Thursdays at 7pm. Today is Frisbees and Fruit.
    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Courtyard Cafe

    Take a mid-week break with a grab-n-go fun craft and tasty snack. Join the IU Board on select Thursdays at 7pm. Today is Frisbees and Fruit.

Friday, September 10, 2021

Saturday, September 11, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    Paryushana is an eight-to-ten day Jain festival of coming together when lay adherents fast and pray, reciting their sacred texts and emphasizing their five ethical duties or vows. The festival ends with Samvatsari, a day of focused prayer and meditation, when forgiveness is asked for offenses committed during the previous year.

    • All Day

    10 day festival celebrating the birth of Ganesha, son of Shiva. Hindu students or employees may observe Ganesha Chaturthi by chanting of Vedic hymns and Hindu texts, prayers, martial arts, and on the last day with processions, and idol immersion.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • 2:00 - 5:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

Sunday, September 12, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    10 day festival celebrating the birth of Ganesha, son of Shiva. Hindu students or employees may observe Ganesha Chaturthi by chanting of Vedic hymns and Hindu texts, prayers, martial arts, and on the last day with processions, and idol immersion.

    • 1:00 - 3:30 pm

  • Musical Mondays Electric Violin Recitals
    • 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    • Illini Union Courtyard Cafe

    Musical Mondays is a series from the Illini Union featuring live musical performances every Monday in the Courtyard Café. Come enjoy the music and free food.

Monday, September 13, 2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Friday, September 17, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    10 day festival celebrating the birth of Ganesha, son of Shiva. Hindu students or employees may observe Ganesha Chaturthi by chanting of Vedic hymns and Hindu texts, prayers, martial arts, and on the last day with processions, and idol immersion.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

  • Lindah Kotut seminar
    • 9:00 - 10:00 am

    The Responsible Data Science and AI Speaker Series discusses topics such as explainability, reproducibility, biases, data curation and governance, and privacy. Lindah Kotut, assistant professor in the Information School at the University of Washington, will present "Amplifying the Griot: (Ancient) Stories Guiding the Design of Fair, Equitable and Transparent Systems."

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Max L. Rowe Auditorium, Law Building

    • 12:00 pm

    Learn about mishap investigations from Patty Jones, the associate director for research at Beckman Institute.

    • 12:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum | 500 E Peabody Drive, Champaign, Hood Classroom

    Join yoga instructor Jodi Adams for a free one-hour yoga session highlighting art on display at Krannert Art Museum.

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

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

    Join yoga instructor Jodi Adams for a free one-hour yoga session highlighting art on display at Krannert Art Museum.

    • 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    • Lecture Hall 2079 Natural History Buildubg

    Institutional investors are the new titans of the rental housing market. As the number of renters in the United States peaked over the last decade, asset managers, private equity firms, and real estate investment trusts started to expand aggressively into the market.

  • Celisse
    • 5:00 pm
    • Amphitheatre

    Celisse's original music, powered by her soulful voice, is hard-rocking and blues-tinged with infectious hooks that stay with you.

    • 5:00 pm
    • https://illinois.zoom.us/j/85280091433?pwd=K2U2N1RMVmxneHJtS2o4U2VoU3c3UT09

  • Joe Rauen
    • 6:00 pm
    • Stage 5

    Joe Rauen makes playable musical instruments from everyday items and will perform on his "unlikely musical objects."

  • AJ Ghent
    • 6:30 pm
    • ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival

    AJ Ghent [j-ent] fuses the sounds of his Singing Guitar with rock, blues, funk, and pop into what he likes to call Neo Blues. His musical art has been classified as witty, energetic, soulful, and funky, carrying messages of positivity, love, and overcoming hardships.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

  • Big Daddy Pride and the East Side 5 with The Dirty Feathers and Devin Frank
    • 7:30 pm
    • Rose Bowl Tavern, 106 N. Race St., Urbana

    As part of ELLNORA’s long-standing commitment to local musicians, the festival steps out to the Rose Bowl Tavern this season! Head to 106 N. Race St., Urbana, for an evening party featuring Big Daddy Pride and The East Side 5 celebrating an album release, with special guests The Dirty Feathers and Devin Frank.

  • Punch Brothers
    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Punch Brothers are the acoustic quintet of mandolinist Chris Thile, guitarist Chris Eldridge, bassist Paul Kowert, banjoist Noam Pikelny, and violinist Gabe Witcher.

  • Friday Funnies Marcus Monroe
    • 8:00 pm
    • Illini Union Courtyard Cafe

    Friday Funnies is a series from the Illini Union featuring live comedy from local comics, nationally touring comedians, and even RSO’s every Friday night in the Courtyard Café. Come enjoy the laughs and free food.

  • Ben Harper
    • 9:00 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Beginning with his 1994 debut Welcome to the Cruel World, Harper released a string of 16 studio albums over two and a half decades. This extraordinary run established him as a singularly powerful songwriter and performer with range across multiple genres and an unmatched ability to blend the personal and political.

  • Joe Rauen
    • 10:30 pm
    • Stage 5

    Joe Rauen makes playable musical instruments from everyday items and will perform on his "unlikely musical objects."

Saturday, September 18, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    10 day festival celebrating the birth of Ganesha, son of Shiva. Hindu students or employees may observe Ganesha Chaturthi by chanting of Vedic hymns and Hindu texts, prayers, martial arts, and on the last day with processions, and idol immersion.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • 9:00 am
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Tony Khalife is a singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, yogi, artist, teacher, child-soldier, and messenger of love and peace.

    • 10:00 - 11:00 am
    • Allerton Park & Retreat Center - Greenhouse Café Patio

  • Katie Pruitt
    • 12:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    A Nashville transplant from the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia, Katie Pruitt tackles human topics such as religion, mental health, and love with a modern twist.

    • 2:00 - 5:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

  • Joe Rauen
    • 2:00 pm
    • Stage 5

    Joe Rauen makes playable musical instruments from everyday items and will perform on his "unlikely musical objects."

  • LatinAmericanStoryTime 9-18-21
    • 2:00 - 2:30 pm

  • Adam del Monte
    • 3:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Adam del Monte transcends convention as a foremost performer and composer in both classical and flamenco guitar. Joining del Monte will be flamenco dancer and choreographer Sonia Olla and Olla’s partner on and off stage, flamenco singer Ismael Fernández.

  • Raul Midón
    • 5:00 pm
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Midón has earned acclaim the world over with a fanbase that stretches from San Francisco to India, Amsterdam to Tokyo.

  • Isaiah Sharkey
    • 6:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Isaiah Sharkey has firmly established himself, building “an enviable reputation as a guitarist’s guitarist” ("Rolling Stone") through his solo work and his collaborations with artists such as Ronald Isley, Smokie Norful, Donald Lawrence, Vanessa Bell Armstrong, John Mayer, Patti LaBelle, Paul Simon, and many more.

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

  • Cedric Burnside
    • 10:00 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse

    The blues is music for all time—past, present, and future—and few artists can channel those multiple moments of the genre like North Mississippi’s Cedric Burnside.

Sunday, September 19, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    10 day festival celebrating the birth of Ganesha, son of Shiva. Hindu students or employees may observe Ganesha Chaturthi by chanting of Vedic hymns and Hindu texts, prayers, martial arts, and on the last day with processions, and idol immersion.

    • 2:00 pm
    • https://go.medicine.illinois.edu/WhiteCoatCeremony2025

Monday, September 20, 2021

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Sunday, September 26, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day

    The Feast of Tabernacles. For Jewish employees observing Sukkot Minor, work is often allowed but meals need to be done in the Sukkah. Some may request scheduling accommodations in order to observe. 

    • All Day

    At the beginning of each Bahá'í month, from sunset of the first day until sunset of the last day, Bahá'ís observing the First of Mashiyyat (Will) gather for the 19-Day Feast. There is a three-part observance with devotions, community consultation, and a social portion.

    • 10:00 am

Monday, September 27, 2021

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Friday, October 1, 2021

Saturday, October 2, 2021

    • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum,Main Level, East Gallery, 500 E Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820

    Louise Fishman (United States, 1939-2021) was an established artist known for her ambivalent engagement with male-centered abstract painting traditions. Her physical and process-driven work remakes the abstract expressionist gesture and the minimalist grid into tools that communicate history and emotion centered in her identities as Jewish, feminist, and lesbian.

    • All Day
    • Lot 31 (West of Grange Grove)

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum East Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    A Question of Emphasis: Louise Fishman Drawing is the first career spanning exhibition and publication of Fishman’s works on paper from 1964 to the present. The project includes more than 100 works from the artist’s archive that have rarely been exhibited alongside significant institutional and private loans.

    • All Day
    • Krannert Art Museum Contemporary Gallery, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign

    Hal Fischer (United States, b. 1950) is a gay conceptual photographer and an alumnus (BFA ’73) of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Hal Fischer Photographs: Seriality, Sexuality, Semiotics presents a first full retrospective of his work, showcasing all his photographic series, which were created in San Francisco during the late 1970s—the heyday of gay liberation

    • 2:00 - 5:00 pm
    • ARC Instructional Kitchen

    • 7:00 pm
    • Illini Union Pin Lounge

    Enjoy a FREE movie every Friday and Saturday night at 7pm from Aug. 27–Dec. 4 in the Illini Union Pine Lounge.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Studio Theatre

    A playwriting festival extravaganza--to create THE 48, Illinois Theatre students, faculty, staff, and alumni will collaborate from start to finish across the course of two days.