General Events

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    • All Day
      12/1/2024

    The season of the Church year immediately preceding Christmas, featuring four solemn Sundays of worship. The season is often observed as an opportunity to prepare for both Christmas and the second coming of Christ as Judge at the Last Day.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      12/3/2024
    • 1001 S Wright Street, University YMCA (room 222)

    • 8:00 - 9:30 am
      12/4/2024
    • Illinois Conference Center (1900 South First Street, Champaign)

    Research Park and the Champaign County Economic Development Corporation invite you to join us for AgTech Breakfast from 8:00-9:30 AM on Wednesday, December 4 at the Illinois Conference Center.

    • 9:00 - 10:15 am
      12/4/2024

    Being fully engaged 100% of the time is not a realistic expectation, but there are a variety of ways to promote student engagement so they can get the most out of their learning. This workshop will focus on concepts underlying student engagement and practical strategies to engage our students across diverse formats.

    • 7:00 pm
      12/4/2024
    • Courtyard Cafe

    • 9:00 - 10:00 am
      12/6/2024
    • EnterpriseWorks, 60 Hazelwood Drive

    Startup companies and their employees who work within the EnterpriseWorks building are invited to join us for networking and breakfast from 9 to 10 AM on the first Friday of every month. 

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      12/6/2024
    • EnterpriseWorks, 60 Hazelwood Drive

    Join the Data Science User Group on Friday, December 6 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM. The user group aims to build a community of interest around data science to foster learning, collaboration, and networking.

    • 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
      12/7/2024
    • Medical Sciences Building Auditorium and Collaboration Spaces

    • All Day
      12/8/2024

    A celebration of God's unique redemption of Mary at the point of her conception in her mother's womb, preserving her from the burden of original sin and providing her with a holiness consistent with her destined role of bearing the Son of God. Catholics observing Immaculate Conception may request scheduling accommodations in order to observe.

    • All Day
      12/8/2024

    Bodhi Day commemorates the Buddha's achievement of Nirvana, and what this means for Buddhism today. Those observing may do so through additional meditation, study of the Dharma, chanting of Buddhist texts (sutras), or performing kind acts towards other beings. Some Buddhists celebrate with a traditional meal of tea, cake, and readings.

    • All Day
      12/8/2024 - 12/9/2024
    • InterContinental: Chicago Magnificent Mile, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      12/9/2024
    • The Orange Room, Main Library - 1408 W. Gregory Drive, Champaign IL

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      12/10/2024
    • 1001 S Wright Street, University YMCA (room 222)

    • All Day
      12/11/2024

    At the beginning of each Bahá'í month, Bahá'ís gather for an observance called the 19-Day Feast. The First of Masá’il (Questions) begins at sunset of the first day and ends at sunset of the last day. It is a three-part observance with devotions, community consultation, and a social portion. Some students or employees may request schedule accommodations in order to observe.

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    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      12/13/2024
    • EnterpriseWorks, 60 Hazelwood Drive

    Join the AI User Group on Friday, December 13 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM for their monthly meetup.

    • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
      12/17/2024
    • 1001 S Wright Street, University YMCA (room 222)

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
      12/20/2024
    • EnterpriseWorks Atrium, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign

    This is a group for those interested in distributed ledger technology, including blockchains, cryptocurrency, cryptography, smart contracts, DApps, and more.

    • All Day
      12/21/2024 - 1/1/2025

    Winter Solstice. Yule is the longest night and the shortest day of the year, and is the time to celebrate the return of the light. Some Wiccans consider Yule to be either the year’s beginning or the end. Yule is the solar turning of the tides, and the newborn Sun offers a fresh start and, literally, a new day. It’s a time of renewal and hope.

    • All Day
      12/24/2024

    • All Day
      12/25/2024 - 1/2/2025

    Celebrates the Jewish rebellion against the Greeks and the rededication of the temple in Jerusalem. Celebrated by lighting candles each night, singing special songs, reciting prayers, eating foods fried in oil, playing the dreidel game, and giving Chanukah gelt. Begins at sundown of the first day and ends at sundown of the last day.

    • All Day
      12/25/2024

    The Feast of the Nativity of Jesus Christ, which celebrates the Incarnation of God taking on human flesh in the person of Jesus Christ. It is celebrated by erecting Christmas trees, decorating homes, visiting family and friends and exchanging gifts. Some students or employees may request scheduling accommodations in order to observe.

    • All Day
      12/25/2024

    • All Day
      12/26/2024 - 1/1/2025

    Kwanzaa is an annual seven-day African-American and pan-African holiday celebration that takes place from December 26 to January 1. For seven days, a principle (Nguzo Saba) is reflected upon such as unity, self-determination, collective work and responsibility, cooperative economics, purpose, creativity, and faith.

    • All Day
      12/26/2024

    • All Day
      12/27/2024

    • All Day
      12/30/2024

    At the beginning of each Bahá'í month, Bahá'ís gather for an observance called the 19-Day Feast. The First Day of Sharaf (Honour) begins at sunset of the first day and ends at sunset of the last day. It is a three-part observance with devotions, community consultation, and a social portion. Some students or employees may request schedule adjustments in order to observe.

    • All Day
      12/30/2024

    • All Day
      12/31/2024