Events

Date & TimeTitleGroup
September 19, 2017
Fall classes begin 8 a.m.University Academic Calendar
September 25, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Asian American Studies & Latina/o Studies Welcome ReceptionAsian American Studies Program
September 25, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Angela Nonaka: TALK BEAUTIFUL: Investigating (im)Politeness in Ban Khor Sign Language and Reconsidering Discourses of Dearth about Village Sign LanguagesAnthropology Department
September 25, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DAAD Scholarship Information SessionDepartment of German
September 26, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DAAD Scholarship Information SessionDepartment of German
September 26, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Classics, Greek, and Latin Information Session Department of Classics
September 26, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Film Screening in the Department of German Department of German
September 27, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
German Department GrillfestDepartment of German
September 27, 2017
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
"Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America"Center for Historical Studies
September 28, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Reimagining hemispheric borders: Figurations of the tragic-modern in Sousândrade (1832-1902) and Euclides da Cunha (1866-1902)Department of Spanish and Portuguese
September 29, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Michael Dreyer: The German Elections and US-German RelationsDepartment of German
October 3, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
In the Country We Love - My Family Divided. Guest Speaker, Diane Guerrero, Actor | Author | Advocate for Immigration Reform, Visit and LectureThe Latina and Latino Studies Program
October 4, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language TablesForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
October 5, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium: Jonathan HsyEnglish Department
October 5, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Le Ciné Club (1 of 4)Department of French and Italian
October 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
American Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
October 9, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Monica Prasad - Approaches to Corruption: A Synthesis of the ScholarshipInstitute For Policy Research
October 10, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Film Screeing in the Department of German Department of German
October 11, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kaffeestunde in KresgeDepartment of German
October 12, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
The Social Determination of Truth - Steven LukesAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 13, 2017
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
How Demanding Should Human Rights Be? An Interdisciplinary WorkshopCritical Theory
October 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Armando Maggi Grad WorkshopDepartment of French and Italian
October 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
October 13, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Armando Maggi LectureDepartment of French and Italian
October 14, 2017
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
How Demanding Should Human Rights Be? An Interdisciplinary WorkshopCritical Theory
October 16, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Brian UzziInstitute For Policy Research
October 17, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Film Screening in the Department of German Department of German
October 18, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language Tables Forum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
October 20, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
October 20, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Midwest Primate Interest Group 13th Annual MeetingAnthropology Department
October 21, 2017
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Midwest Primate Interest Group 13th Annual MeetingAnthropology Colloquia and Events
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Democratic Judgment in an Age of "Alternative Facts"Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Sera Young - Why Is Food Insecurity So Harmful in the First 1,000 Days of Life? Findings from East AfricaInstitute For Policy Research
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
MENA Monday: Hamdi Attia in Conversation with Chris AbaniMiddle East and North African Studies
October 23, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Political Theory ColloquiumDepartment of Political Science
October 24, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:15 PM
Richard W. Leopold Lecture: David D. ColeWeinberg College of Arts and Sciences
October 25, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kaffeestunde in Kresge Department of German
October 26, 2017
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Return Engagement: Cristina HenriquezEnglish Department
October 26, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Le Ciné Club (2 of 4)Department of French and Italian
October 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
International Relations WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
October 30, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Chris Udry - Unpacking a Multi-Faceted Program to Build Sustainable Income for the PoorInstitute For Policy Research
October 30, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Poetry/History/Race/Truth: Natasha Trethewey and Carol Anderson in Conversation with Leslie HarrisAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
October 31, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Film Screening in the Department of German Department of German
November 1, 2017
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Annual Study Abroad FairStudy Abroad Office
November 1, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Language Tables Cancelled: Attend Study Abroad Fair in NorrisForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
November 2, 2017
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
DAAD RISE: Research Internships in Science and EngineeringDepartment of German
November 3, 2017
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Maurice Blanchot: The Thought of AbsenceDepartment of French and Italian
November 6, 2017
Pre-registration for Winter Quarter beginsUniversity Academic Calendar
November 6, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Vijay Mittal - Following Youth At-Risk for Developing Schizophrenia: Translating Basic Psychopathology Research to Real-World ImplementationInstitute For Policy Research
November 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
DAAD RISE: Research Internships in Science and Engineering Department of German
November 8, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kaffeestunde in Kresge Department of German
November 8, 2017
5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
American Cultures Colloquium: Brian Russell Roberts and Michelle Ann StephensEnglish Department
November 9, 2017
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
McCormick Global Initiatives FairMcCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
November 9, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval ColloquiumDepartment of Art History
November 9, 2017
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Return Engagement: YZ ChinEnglish Department
November 9, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Le Ciné Club (3 of 4)Department of French and Italian
November 10, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
November 10, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Why Tragic Playwrights Love to Hate TyrantsDepartment of Classics
November 13, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Rachel Beatty Riedl - Pews to Politics: How Religious Ideas Can Influence Modes of Political Engagement in Africa and BeyondInstitute For Policy Research
November 13, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Jada Benn Torres, Vanderbilt University: Genetic perspectives on origins, presence, and ancestry of African-descendant communities across the CaribbeanAnthropology Department
November 14, 2017
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
IPR Distinguished Public Policy Lecture: Na’ilah NasirInstitute For Policy Research
November 15, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Heid E. Erdrich Reading: Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic MediaAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
November 15, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Forum Language TablesForum for Languages and Cultures (Buffett Institute)
November 16, 2017
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Return Engagement: Dan ChaonEnglish Department
November 16, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Renée and Lester Crown Speaker Series: Authors Tova Mirvis and Abby Pogrebin The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies
November 20, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: James Rosenbaum - Does College Lead to Good Jobs for Everyone in the Era of 'College for All'?Institute For Policy Research
November 27, 2017
WCAS Reading Period BeginsUniversity Academic Calendar
November 27, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
IPR Colloquium: Eva Redei - Why Mental Illnesses Are Not Diseases and What to Do About It?Institute For Policy Research
November 28, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Film Screening in the Department of German Department of German
November 29, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Distinguished Lecturer in Multilingualism and Language Learning - Judith KrollLinguistics Department
November 30, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Holiday Kaffeestunde in KresgeDepartment of German
November 30, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Le Ciné Club (4 of 4)Department of French and Italian
December 1, 2017
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skin(s) - Performance by Rosy Simas DanseAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
December 2, 2017
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Skin(s) - Performance by Rosy Simas DanseAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
December 4, 2017
Fall examinations beginUniversity Academic Calendar
December 11, 2017
Fall grades due at 3 p.m.University Academic Calendar
December 11, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MENA Monday Night at the Evanston Public Library. The Risk of War with Iran: Will Trump Kill Obama’s Iran Deal? A Talk by Trita ParsiMiddle East and North African Studies
January 8, 2018
Winter Classes begin 8 a.m.University Academic Calendar
January 12, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Comparative Politics WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
January 29, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
TRUTH Dialogue: Jane Mayer in conversation with Peter SlevinAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
February 2, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
International Relations WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
February 8, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium: Sally PoorEnglish Department
February 9, 2018
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
American Cultures Colloquium: Zakiyyah I. JacksonEnglish Department
February 23, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Department Lecture Series: Antoine Traisnel Department of French and Italian
February 28, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cyborgs, Zombies, and Planets for Rent: Science Fiction in Contemporary Caribbean Literature: Emily MaguireAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
March 1, 2018
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
LNCC Guest SpeakerEnglish Department
March 2, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
LNCC Graduate Student Workshop English Department
March 12, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Police Powers, the Anti-Slavery Movement, and the Origins of the Fourteenth Amendment: Kate MasurAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
March 13, 2018
WCAS Reading Period BeginsUniversity Academic Calendar
March 19, 2018
Winter Examinations BeginUniversity Academic Calendar
March 26, 2018
Winter grades due at 3 p.m.University Academic Calendar
April 3, 2018
Spring Classes begin 8 a.m.University Academic Calendar
April 6, 2018
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
American Cultures Colloquium: Christine GerhardtEnglish Department
April 6, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
A National History of Infamy: Tracing the History of Truth in Modern Mexico - Pablo PiccatoAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
April 12, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium: Samantha KellyEnglish Department
May 2, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
TRUTH Dialogue: Naomi OreskesAlice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities
May 3, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Medieval Colloquium: Elisheva BaumgartenEnglish Department
May 4, 2018
Chicago Area Social and Political Behavior (CAB) WorkshopDepartment of Political Science
May 11, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Department Lecture Series: Cécile Alduy Department of French and Italian
May 14, 2018
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
2018 Writers Festival English Department
May 15, 2018
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
2018 Writers Festival English Department
May 16, 2018
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
2018 Writers FestivalEnglish Department
June 6, 2018
WCAS Reading Period BeginsUniversity Academic Calendar
June 11, 2018
Spring examinations beginUniversity Academic Calendar
June 18, 2018
Spring Grades Due at 3 p.m.University Academic Calendar