Events

Date & TimeTitleGroup
September 11, 2015
Wildcat Welcome (New Student Orientation)University Calendar
September 16, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
French Validation of ProficiencyDepartment of French and Italian
September 16, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Italian Interview/Validation of Proficiency TestDepartment of French and Italian
September 18, 2015
TGS Graduate Student OrientationUniversity Academic Calendar
September 21, 2015
Fall classes beginUniversity Calendar
September 25, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
PAS Open HouseProgram of African Studies
September 30, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Androcentric Development, State Violence, and MDG Shortfalls: Water, Sanitation, and Child Morbidity in Zimbabwe Program of African Studies
October 7, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
In the Name of the People: Angola’s Forgotten MassacreProgram of African Studies
October 7, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Between Baghdad And Haifa: A Tribute to Israeli Author Sami MichaelThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 8, 2015
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Between Baghdad And Haifa: A Tribute to Israeli Author Sami MichaelThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 8, 2015
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
CCHS lunch lecture on slavery and race in AmericaCenter for Historical Studies
October 9, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
A Tribute to Israeli Author Sami Michael – Between Baghdad and HaifaThe Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
October 14, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Geopolitics of the Democratic Republic of the CongoProgram of African Studies
October 16, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Commenting on Iliad 1Classics Department
October 20, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
An Evening with Andrew SolomonAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 21, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Afrotopes: A User's Guide to Black Visual CultureProgram of African Studies
October 24, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Azar Nafisi: Republic of ImaginationAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Citizen Sociologist: Richard SennettAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Chris Abani: Global IgboAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Transforming Our Schools: John MerrowAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Fixing the RepublicAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Rocket GirlsAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival: Of Machines and MenAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Between the World and Me: Ta-Nehisi CoatesAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Slavery on ScreenAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival: Citizen Journalist: From Pussy Riot to the Boston MarathonAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Citizen Chef, Global Foodie: Yotam OttolenghiAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 24, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Chicago Humanities Festival - Champian-ing the American SongbookAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 27, 2015
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
CCHS lunch lecture on Nazi art looting and post-war restitutionCenter for Historical Studies
October 28, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Natives and Newbies in Digital AfricaProgram of African Studies
November 3, 2015
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
EMC Visiting Speaker Series: Julia LuptonEnglish Department
November 4, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Living on the edge: the politics of land, migration and conservation in a Zambian frontierProgram of African Studies
November 11, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Imperial Itineraries as Colonial Kinship and Colonial Mediation: The Case of Northern Nigeria’s Emirs in BritainProgram of African Studies
November 11, 2015
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2015-16 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Lecture Series: Briony FerArt History
November 12, 2015
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
CCHS lunch lecture on Big HistoryCenter for Historical Studies
November 12, 2015
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
2015-16 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Undergraduate Seminar: Briony FerArt History
December 1, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Red Lion Lecture: Laura FairProgram of African Studies
February 3, 2016
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Ari Kelman--A Misplaced Massacre: Struggling Over the Memory of Sand CreekAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
February 16, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Coll Thrush--Indigenous London: Native Travellers at the Heart of EmpireEnglish Department
February 18, 2016
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
EMC Speaker Series: Katherine EggertEnglish Department
February 23, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Andrew Johnson, American Indian Center of Chicago, “Everything You Know About Indians Is Wrong”English Department
February 24, 2016
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2015-16 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Lecture Series: Tim IngoldArt History
February 25, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
2015-16 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Undergraduate Seminar: Tim IngoldArt History
April 1, 2016
Conference on “Tradition, Myth and History: The Power of the Past”Center for Historical Studies
April 12, 2016
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Distinguished Harris Lecture: Sianne NgaiAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 15, 2016
Conference on “Intimate Histories: Intersections between the Global and the Personal”Center for Historical Studies
April 19, 2016
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Beth Piatote, UC-Berkeley, “Legal Landscapes and Contracting Worlds in James Welch's Fools Crow”English Department
April 20, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Reading with Author RABIH ALAMEDDINE: Title TBACenter for the Writing Arts
April 29, 2016
5:15 PM - 7:30 PM
EMC Speaker Series: Gina BloomEnglish Department
May 5, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
LNCC Master Class with Erika RappaportEnglish Department
May 5, 2016
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
LNCC Talk with Erika Rappaport English Department
May 18, 2016
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2015-16 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Lecture Series: Saloni MathurArt History
May 18, 2016
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Lecture by Author RABIH ALAMEDDINE : Topic TBACenter for the Writing Arts
May 19, 2016
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
2015-16 Elizabeth and Todd Warnock Undergraduate Seminar: Saloni MathurArt History