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    • All Day
      9/2/2019

    • All Day
      9/2/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Museum closed for Labor Day! Have a great holiday.

    • All Day
      9/2/2019
    • 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
      9/3/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/3/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/3/2019
    • 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.

    • 12:00 pm
      9/3/2019
    • 612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    Uwe Rudolph, PhD University of Illinois; Department of Comparative Biosciences "GABAA Receptor Subtypes: A new perspective on functional selectivity of inhibition in the brain"

    • 1:15 pm
      9/3/2019
    • B02 CSL

    • 4:00 - 5:30 pm
      9/3/2019
    • Psychology Building Atrium

    • 6:00 pm
      9/3/2019
    • 243 Wholers

    • 6:30 pm
      9/3/2019
    • I Hotel Conference Center, 1900 S. First Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820

    NHGRI presents a public forum "Artificial Intelligence, Health, & Society" Rashida Richardson Director of Policy Research AI Now Institute Kristian J. Hammond Professor of Computer Science McCormick School of Engineering Northwestern University

    • All Day
      9/4/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/4/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/4/2019
    • 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.

    • 4:00 - 5:00 pm
      9/4/2019
    • Room 101 International Studies Building

    • All Day
      9/5/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/5/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/5/2019
    • 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
      9/5/2019 - 9/6/2019

    • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
      9/5/2019
    • 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
      9/5/2019
    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      9/5/2019
    • ISTC (1 Hazelwood Dr. in Champaign; metered and bike parking available and yellow bus stops one block away)

    • 12:00 pm
      9/5/2019
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    Please make plans to attend this “Advancing IPRH” Town Hall meeting to join the conversation about how IPRH might better support and sustain the research ecosystem that we have created together, and how we can evolve for the future.

    • 12:15 - 12:45 pm
      9/5/2019
    • 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 - 4:00 pm
      9/5/2019
    • Coble Hall (1st FL reception) 801 S Wright St

    FREE coffee and treats. You're invited to bring a friend, stop by and take a break!

    • 4:00 pm
      9/5/2019
    • Levis Faculty Center 300

    • 5:30 pm
      9/5/2019
    • Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    Krannert Center’s 50th season opens at high speed with the return of ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival and the Opening Night Party!

    • 9:30 pm
      9/5/2019

    Once you’ve experienced some Opening Night Party goodness, head to the Studio Theatre for this late-night set featuring a powerhouse lineup of six-string practitioners in a totally improvised concert. Luther Dickinson, Steve Dawson, Rob Ickes, Trey Hensley, and Molly Tuttle will light up the night with this collaborative and excitingly extemporaneous experience.

    • All Day
      9/6/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/6/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/6/2019
    • 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.

    • 11:00 am
      9/6/2019

    Experience a live broadcast of Illinois Public Media’s "The 21st."

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      9/6/2019
    • Krannert Art Museum: Hood Classroom

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

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      9/6/2019
    • 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)

    • 12:00 pm
      9/6/2019

    Slow life down for a moment with the tranquil sounds of slack key guitar—the distinctly Hawaiian finger-style genre known as kī hō’alu in the islands.

    • 1:30 pm
      9/6/2019

    Fabi Reyna—founder of "She Shreds" magazine—will lead this lively conversation about gender and genre in the music industry.

    • 2:45 pm
      9/6/2019

    ELLNORA alum Steve Dawson brings his insightful series of interviews with guitarists and other music makers live to the festival.

    • 3:00 - 5:00 pm
      9/6/2019
    • Music & Performing Arts Library, 1300 Music Building, 1114 W. Nevada Street, Urbana

    Join us for an Open House to help us celebrate the Music & Performing Arts Library’s 75th Anniversary! There will be activities, giveaways, refreshments, and an opportunity to learn more about the Library’s history.

    • 4:00 pm
      9/6/2019
    • Studio Theatre

    Rhode Island-based French luthier Rachel Rosenkrantz will lead this panel in an engaging exploration of long-standing guitar-making traditions and the modern craft.

    • 5:00 pm
      9/6/2019
    • Stage 5

    Guitar, percussion, and the 4-stringed bandola llanera drive LADAMA’s chart-topping sound.

    • 6:00 pm
      9/6/2019

    • 7:30 pm
      9/6/2019

    Kaki King is a favorite among Krannert Center audiences. Her newest performance project, DATA NOT FOUND—for which Krannert Center is a commissioning partner and which will premiere at the Center—is an audiovisual expedition featuring new music, projection mapping, and a host of new performative tools.

    • 8:00 pm
      9/6/2019

    Discover the rich and colorful lyricism of this French-born gypsy jazz musician. Past ELLNORA attendees will recall Wrembel’s soaring 2013 fresh-air Amphitheatre sets, filled with flamenco rhythms, Django Reinhardt-inspired odes, and a healthy infusion of rock and blues.

    • 9:00 pm
      9/6/2019

    In 2005, Krannert Center’s very own guitar festival was taking shape for the first time, and jazz icon Pat Metheny made his third visit to the Center’s stages. Fourteen years later, this National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master returns with young jazz frontrunners for a musical incarnation called “Side Eye."

    • 10:00 pm
      9/6/2019

    Discover the rich and colorful lyricism of this French-born gypsy jazz musician. Past ELLNORA attendees will recall Wrembel’s soaring 2013 fresh-air Amphitheatre sets, filled with flamenco rhythms, Django Reinhardt-inspired odes, and a healthy infusion of rock and blues.

    • 10:30 pm
      9/6/2019

    Jazz and experimental guitarist Anthony Pirog leads this instrumental power trio that includes bassist Joe Lally and Brendan Canty on drums (the rhythm section of the legendary punk rock band Fugazi).

    • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
      9/7/2019
    • Urbana's Market at the Square: Corner of Illinois and Vine St.

    This week, our popular "Ask a Scientist" booth features the Champaign-Urbana Astronomical Society and Staerkel Planetarium!

    • All Day
      9/7/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/7/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/7/2019
    • 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.

    • 9:00 am
      9/7/2019
    • Orchestra Rehearsal Room

    Stretch into the final day of ELLNORA 2019 with a refreshing morning yoga session from Lola Pittenger of GLOW by Lola, including live musical accompaniment.

    • 10:00 am
      9/7/2019

    Bassist Danny Weinkauf is a Grammy Award winner and longtime member of They Might Be Giants. Now with the Red Pants Band, Weinkauf packs his deliciously catchy tunes with pop beats and intelligent topics that reach kids with fun facts and life lessons.

    • 10:15 am
      9/7/2019

    Hear Wrembel’s arrangements of Django Reinhardt’s rare solo guitar works in this 30-minute set.

    • 11:00 am
      9/7/2019

    Emerging Korean guitarist Bokyung Byun enjoys a growing reputation sparked by her first-place finishes in international competitions and proven by her numerous performances across Asia and North America. NPR describes Grammy Award winner Jason Vieaux as “perhaps the most precise and soulful classical guitarist of his generation.”

    • 11:00 am
      9/7/2019

    Go up close with the craft of guitar making! Rhode Island-based French luthier Rachel Rosenkrantz is a contemporary luthier with a strong sense of instrument-making traditions.

    • 12:30 pm
      9/7/2019

    Ickes and Hensley are a Grammy-nominated duo made in bluegrass heaven. Together, Ickes and Hensley create a supercharged collaboration that Marty Stuart says affirms “that the real deal still exists.”

    • 1:30 pm
      9/7/2019
    • Stage 5

    Sávila is a medicinal plant that grows wild in tropical climates all over the world, as well as the name of the cumbia/Latin/world/R&B-inspired ensemble of guitarist Fabi Reyna, vocalist Brisa Gonzalez, and percussionist Papi Fimbres. English and Spanish vocals mix in the hypnotizing music of this trio.

    • 2:30 pm
      9/7/2019

    • 2:30 pm
      9/7/2019

    As a young prodigy, Danilo Brito would play the bandolim, a Brazilian-style mandolin, alongside his elders at rodas de choro—informal gatherings of musicians that celebrated Brazil’s popular choro music style. He quickly earned comparisons to Brazil’s pioneering mandolin player Jacob do Bandolim, from whom the bandolim takes its name.

    • 4:00 pm
      9/7/2019

    As a young prodigy, Danilo Brito would play the bandolim, a Brazilian-style mandolin, alongside his elders at rodas de choro—informal gatherings of musicians that celebrated Brazil’s popular choro music style. He quickly earned comparisons to Brazil’s pioneering mandolin player Jacob do Bandolim, from whom the bandolim takes its name.

    • 5:00 pm
      9/7/2019
    • Colwell Playhouse

    Experience a little sonic rejuvenation with this new offering at 5pm and 8pm that combines the wisdom of a spiritual leader with acoustic musical sets.

    • 5:00 pm
      9/7/2019

    These Austin-based rock and rollers own the stage with “irresistible swagger,” unforgettable melodies, and inflections of punk, pop, funk, and soul (The Austin Chronicle). The lineup includes Dominique Davalos (bass, lead vocals), Eve Monsees (guitar, vocals), Kathy Valentine (guitar, vocals—of The Go-Go's), and Christina Comley (drums).

    • 6:00 pm
      9/7/2019
    • Foellinger Great Hall

    Julia Toaspern's lilting, clear vocals and remarkable guitar and fiddle talents combine with Tony McManus’ signature style to create an evening of “breathtaking duets” ("Folker").

    • 7:15 pm
      9/7/2019

    With his embrace of electronica, jazz, rock, and multiple Indian and American musical influences, Rafiq Bhatia—a first-generation son of Muslim immigrants and the guitarist of the band Son Lux—“blows up all expectations about what can be done with the instrument and how it should sound” (The New York Times).

    • 8:00 pm
      9/7/2019

    Experience a little sonic rejuvenation with this new offering that combines the wisdom of spiritual leaders with acoustic musical sets.

    • 8:30 pm
      9/7/2019

    You might know guitar legend Buddy Guy from his eight Grammy wins, his Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, 37 Blues Music Awards (yes, that’s the most ever!), a Kennedy Center Honor, a Presidential National Medal of Arts, Rolling Stone’s list of “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time,” or that occasion when he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

    • 9:00 pm
      9/7/2019

    With his embrace of electronica, jazz, rock, and multiple Indian and American musical influences, Rafiq Bhatia—a first-generation son of Muslim immigrants and the guitarist of the band Son Lux—“blows up all expectations about what can be done with the instrument and how it should sound” (The New York Times).

    • 10:00 pm
      9/7/2019
    • Stage 5

    Come rock out to close out ELLNORA | The Guitar Festival 2019 with beloved local music educator and 40 North ACE Award winner Brandon T. Washington and friends.

    • 2:00 - 9:00 pm
      9/8/2019
    • Arboretum

    Come celebrate our Fifth annual Matsuri!

    • 4:00 - 7:00 pm
      9/8/2019
    • SDRP Multipurpose Room

    For twenty five years, students have been producing "Asiantation," a new student-welcoming program and resource handbook to introduce first year students, transfer students, as well as graduate and professional students to the Asian American campus community and resources.

    • All Day
      9/9/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/9/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/9/2019
    • 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
      9/10/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/10/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/10/2019
    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 6:00 pm
      9/10/2019
    • 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!

    • 12:00 pm
      9/10/2019
    • 612 Conference Center Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology

    Siobhan Brady, PhD University of California, Davis; Department of Plant Biology "Transcriptional Regulation of Nitrogen Metabolism"

    • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
      9/10/2019
    • 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!

    • All Day
      9/11/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/11/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/11/2019
    • 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.

    • 12:00 - 12:50 pm
      9/11/2019
    • Informatics, Room 210A, Tech Plaza, 616 E. Green, Suite 210

    Fall 2019 working group meetings of the Migration & Game Design Group. Students, faculty, staff & members of the Champaign-Urbana community are welcome. Lunch provided with RSVP to wggp@illinois.edu by September 8th.

    • 12:00 - 6:00 pm
      9/11/2019
    • 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!

    • 12:00 pm
      9/11/2019
    • 1030 NCSA

    • 4:00 - 6:00 pm
      9/11/2019
    • 1207 W. Oregon, room 133, Urbana

    Join us in celebrating the new academic year! Food and refreshments will be provided.

    • 7:30 am - 5:30 pm
      9/12/2019
    • San Diego Mesa College

    The Office of Community College Research and Leadership is offering three institutes to provide regional professional development opportunities for community college faculty, student-affairs professionals, and academic-affairs administrators. This one will be held at San Diego Mesa College.

    • All Day
      9/12/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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

    • All Day
      9/12/2019
    • Main Level, Kinkead Gallery

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

    • All Day
      9/12/2019
    • 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.

    • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
      9/12/2019
    • 515 Old Timber Road Monticello IL 61856

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

    • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
      9/12/2019
    • 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
      9/12/2019
    • 249 Bevier Hall (Bevier Commons), 905 South Goodwin Ave, Urbana

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

    • 4:00 pm
      9/12/2019
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana) 

    Rebecca Garden is John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science; Associate Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine; Executive Director, Consortium for Culture and Medicine, SUNY Upstate. With support from the Carle Illinois College of Medicine and the Presidential Initiative to Celebrate the Impact of the Arts and the Humanities.

    • 4:00 pm
      9/12/2019
    • 114 David Kinley Hall

    The Department of Asian American Studies presents the 12th Annual Balgopal Lecture, a yearly lecture event that brings distinguished scholars to campus to discuss the Asian American experience.

    • 5:30 pm
      9/12/2019
    • KAM lower level, Auditorium (room 62)

    Join us for a School of Art + Design Distinguished Alumni Lecture by pioneering gay conceptual photographer and U of I alumnus Hal Fischer.

    • 7:00 pm
      9/12/2019
    • The Art Theatre

    This new PBS documentary is being screened in anticipation of a public lecture on September 19 by Wang Dan, one of the main student organizers of the Tiananmen Square Protests.

    • All Day
      9/13/2019
    • Education Building

    • All Day
      9/13/2019
    • Main Level, Bow and Trees Galleries

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