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    • All Day

    The ninth month of the Islamic calendar observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Muhammad. Some Muslim employees and students observing Ramadan may request schedule adjustments in order to observe. Your department may find that more employees require space or time for prayer during this period.

  • ThinkChicago Advanced Degree Exchange 2021
    • All Day

    First-ever flagship event exclusive for grad students and PhD talent to explore Chicago's tech & innovation ecosystem. If selected, ThinkChicago Exchange participants will take part in a three-day immersion program where you'll meet with startup CEOs & industry leaders, explore career opportunities with innovative companies who are hiring, and network with entrepreneurs.

  • ART OF SCIENCE 11: ELEMENTAL  The IGB’s Art of Science program is a celebration of the common ground between science and art. The works in this installation were created by pairing IGB scientists and their research images with current IGB artist Julia Pollack. Opening April 30th at University of Illinois Arboretum.
    • 8:30 am
    • University of Illinois Arboretum, 1800 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana

    ART OF SCIENCE 11: ELEMENTAL The IGB’s Art of Science program is a celebration of the common ground between science and art. The works in this installation were created by pairing IGB scientists and their research images with current IGB artist Julia Pollack. Opening April 30th at University of Illinois Arboretum.

  • LatinAmericanStoryTime 5-8-21
    • 2:00 - 2:30 pm
    • Via Zoom, registration required.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • go.illinois.edu/CommuniversityWebcast

    Sadiq Patel (BS, ’05, molecular & cellular biology) is a postdoctoral research fellow at Harvard Medical School who examines questions of equity, technology, and access to care. He and webcast host Ruby Mendenhall will discuss how technology can improve access to mental healthcare.

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    The Theatre Studies New Work Festival provides an opportunity for three teams of Illinois Theatre students serving as playwright, director, and dramaturg to collaborate in the development and production of a substantial piece of theatre.